Quarterfinal action set to kick off today

Greek Cup quarterfinal action gets under way this afternoon with three first-leg ties, including the round’s main clash – Thessaloniki soccer team PAOK at home against Panathinaikos. Defending champion Olympiakos will be hosted by the second division’s PAS Yiannina, while Ilissiakos, the competition’s other lower-league club, will be at home against Xanthi. The quarterfinal’s other first-leg between Corfu club Kerkyra and Larissa is scheduled to take place next Wednesday.