NEWS

Football politics

A crop-haired ultrarightist holds a banner reading ‘Greek-Turkish friendship: No thanks.’ About 50 extreme right-wingers protested outside the Greek Soccer Federation (EPO) head offices on Syngrou Avenue in Athens yesterday evening against Greece’s decision to bid jointly with Turkey to host the 2008 European soccer finals. UN envoy Alvaro de Soto is expected to be present at the talks.