Friday Jul 25, 2014 Search
Weather | Athens
32o C
23o C
News
Business
Comment
Life
Sports
Community
Survival Guide
Greek Edition
Greens return to playoff table summit

 Panathinaikos beats PAOK as Atromitos downs AEK

By George Georgakopoulos

Panathinaikos beat PAOK and Atromitos downed AEK on Sunday to revert the Super League playoff mini-table to where it was six days earlier.

The Greens defeated PAOK 2-0 at a near-empty Olympic Stadium of Athens for their first victory in this seasonís playoffs, courtesy of second-half goals by Toche and Silva Cleyton. Always the better side in this game, Panathinaikos was much more prolific this time than in the three previous matches.

Playing at home, Atromitos needed a goal by Yiannis Skondras to score its own first playoff win, over an AEK that was bereft of ideas in attack. The Peristeri club should have also got a penalty when Costas Mitroglou was upended in the box.

The results have restored Panathinaikosís lead in the standings. With two games left the Greens have eight points and PAOK has seven, but Panathinaikos has also secured a better head-to-head record with the Thessaloniki team should the two club finish level on points. AEK is third with six points and Atromitos went up to five.

In the next round of games, on Wednesday, Atromitos hosts Panathinaikos and AEK entertains PAOK.

ekathimerini.com , Sunday May 13, 2012 (21:42)  
Athens, the Marathon capital of the world for good
Pole vault record on same day as three doping cases
Standard Liege on Panathinaikosís way
Volleyball national team reaches Euro final
Police report points to less crime in 2014
Crimes rates dropped in the first semester of 2014 compared to the previous year, according to a police report released on Thursday. The report showed that there were 52 cases of manslaughte...
PPC to look into death of disabled customer
The Public Power Corporation (PPC) launched an administrative inquiry on Thursday into why electricity supplied to the home on Crete of a quadriplegic customer on life support was cut, resul...
Inside News
Aegean Airlines resumes flights to Tel Aviv
Aegean Airlines resumed its services to and from Tel Aviv, Israel, on Friday, the company announced in a statement. The Greek airline had suspended both regular and chartered flights to Isra...
Draghi safety net becoming blindfold as bonds soar
Two years since European Central Bank President Mario Draghiís historic promise to defend his currency bloc, there are signs bond investors are growing too complacent under his protection. W...
Inside Business
COMMENTARY
Forty years of shortsighted party policies
It is 40 years since the restoration of democracy, and the two main parties which were established in 1974 and determined the countryís fate since then are unable to act their age. For decad...
EDITORIAL
Putting the past behind us
Democracy was restored in Greece 40 years ago and the country owes a debt to Constantine Karamanlis for handling the transition and anchoring the country firmly in the safe port of Europe wi...
Inside Comment
SPONSORED LINK: FinanzNachrichten.de
SPONSORED LINK: BestPrice.gr
†RECENT NEWS
1. Aegean Airlines resumes flights to Tel Aviv
2. Draghi safety net becoming blindfold as bonds soar
3. Police report points to less crime in 2014
4. Illegal betting worth 5.5-6 billion euros
5. Wait is still on for many taxpayers
6. Hardouvelis to push for milestones target
more news
Today
This Week
1. Draghi safety net becoming blindfold as bonds soar
2. Aegean Airlines resumes flights to Tel Aviv
3. Police report points to less crime in 2014
4. Quadriplegic woman on life support 'dies due to unpaid power bills'
5. Efforts continue on Crete to find 'Sifis' the crocodile
6. Democracy 'retreated' during crisis, says Papoulias
Today
This Week
1. Greece seen in third bailout as bonds not enough, economists say
2. Climber dies in Mount Olympus fall
3. Greek sovereign debt at 174.1 percent of GDP in first quarter
4. Greek banks able to tap investors after stress tests, HFSF Says
5. Unequal after death
6. Death on MH17 and our global war
†††Find us ...
††... on
Twitter
†† ††... on Facebook ††
About us  |  Subscriptions  |  Advertising  |  Contact us  |  Athens Plus  |  RSS  |   
Copyright © 2014, H KAΘHMEPINH All Rights Reserved.