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Thessaloniki burns as PAOK celebrates first league victory in 34 years

It was a momentous occasion for PAOK crowned Super League champions, ending a long and painful 34-year wait for the title. A huge celebration on the city’s waterfront drew tens …

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Lesiotis relishing his football at Victory

As he fast approaches his 19th birthday, talented young footballer Anthony Lesiotis can look back on his 18th year as one filled with firsts and rare new experiences. First there …

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10-man Olympic lose away to Ilinden

Sydney Olympic FC tasted two NPL defeats in a row after succumbing to a 2-1 loss to Rockdale Ilinden on Sunday afternoon. In a largely scrappy affair, the early stages …

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PAOK’s coronation postponed

It’s almost as though PAOK wanted to hold off on securing the championship title until they were in front of their own home crowd. Although not for a lack of …

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Spartans double their wins this season

It would seem that going up a division has made very little difference to the Hawthorn Spartans, as they’ve picked up where they left off last season, trampling on anyone …

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Winners and Sinners of the week that was

WINNERS DIMITRIS SIOVAS It’s really difficult to distinguish yourself in a league where several of the world’s greatest central defenders (such as Gerard Pique and Sergio Ramos) participate. And yet, …

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Plans to host 2030 World Cup and 2028 Euro in Greece, Serbia, Bulgaria and Romania

Greece, Serbia, Bulgaria and Romania announced a joint effort to host the 2030 World Cup and 2028 Euro games. Greek Deputy Sports Minister George Vasiliadis said that the four countries …

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‘Australian football has gone backwards,’ says Raskopoulos

After one of the most tumultuous times in Australian football former Socceroo captain Peter Raskopoulos has implored FFA Chairman Chris Nikou to make bold decisions that are best for football. …

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A-League Preview: Glory looking to make history this weekend

Perth Glory could clinch its first ever Premiers Plate in this weekend’s Rd 25 of the A-League if it defeats Newcastle Jets at home and second placed Sydney FC drops …

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Lambadaridis goes back to the future for Greek derby

Flashback to five years ago in Surfers Paradise, when a young 21-year-old Brisbane Roar footballer, George Lambadaridis, was a guest of honour at a Hellenic Cup final involving Brisbane Olympic …