The two favorites left in the Greek Cup semifinals have been kept apart after Friday’s draw, as holder PAOK will play Asteras Tripolis and last year’s finalist AEK will meet Lamia.
Four second-half strikes gave Olympiakos a precious 4-1 triumph over AEK in Sunday’s Super League derby, putting clear blue water between the two teams at the table.
Manolo Jimenez, the Spanish coach who led AEK to its first league title in 24 years last summer, is back at the helm of the Athens club for a third time.
AEK announced on Tuesday the resignation of coach Marinos Ouzounidis, with his successor remaining unknown for the time being.
After a nightmare November, champion AEK returned to winning ways on Sunday beating Xanthi to climb back into the top four of the Super League, while Panathinaikos snatched a last-minute equalizer at Aris and Atromitos dropped points at…
Dusan Tadic scored twice in the second half Tuesday to take Ajax to the last 16 in the Champions League for the first time in 12 years with a 2-0 win over 10-man AEK Athens, which fell to a fifth straight loss in the competition.
Two Robert Lewandowski goals sank AEK in Munich for the Champions League group stage on Wednesday, but the 2-0 loss and the fairly solid performance by the Athens team for most of the game will work wonders for the Greeks’ spirit.
The last time a former Real Madrid great took over as coach, he led the club to three straight Champions League titles. Santiago Solari still has a long way to go to emulate former teammate Zinedine Zidane, but he can help his case for more…
Atromitos has temporarily climbed alone on top of the Super League table after snatching a point from Panionios right at the end, while AEK thrashed Aris at home.
AEK’s defense survived for just one hour against Bayern, as the Germans found a way through it after that to win 2-0 at the Olympic Stadium of Athens on Tuesday and leave the Greek champion without a point after three group games.