Posts filed under “Greece”

ALMEYDA NAMED NEW AEK ATHENS MANAGER

Argentine tactician Matias Almeyda has been named the new AEK Athens manager a few weeks after he left his manageria role at San Jose Earthquakes in the MLS (Major League Soccer). He has been given a two-year deal at AEK Athens with the option of an additional year depending on his performance. Almeyda was confirmed […]

TRANSFERS: BARKAS WANTS CELTIC EXIT

Greek national team shot stopper Vasilis Barkas has demanded an exit from Scottish Premiership giants Celtic after a little over 18 months at the club on the back of his transfer from AEK Athens in his native Greece. Celtic legend John Lennon was the manager when the club paid £4.5m to sign Barkas from AEK […]

WHY CONTE IS DIFFERENT – CARRERA

Former AEK Athens coach Massimo Carrera has praised Tottenham Hotspur manager Antonio Conte as a unique coach while revealing what makes his compatriot different from others. The former AEK Athens talked about Conte in an exclusive interview with Italian media outlet Calcio Napoli 1926. Apart from AEK Athens, Carrera has also worked at clubs such […]

BARKAS IN CELTIC STAY DESPITE INTEREST

Celtic goalkeeper Vasilis Barkas will stay at the club until the summer at least after he failed to get a move before the winter transfer window ended this week amidst the interest in the services of the former AEK Athens shot stopper. The former AEK Athens goalkeeper attracted interest from English Championship team Sheffield United […]

CELTIC DUO LINKED WITH JANUARY EXITS

The Celtic duo of Vasilis Barkas and AlbianAjeti have been linked with moves away from the Scottish Premiership club. Former AEK Athens shot stopper Barkas and ex-West Ham United attacker Ajeti have failed to settle at Celtic since they joined the club for big money at the start of last season. Greek goalkeeper Barkas left […]

AEKON THREE-MATCH WINNING RUN

AEK Athens have now won their last three games in all competitions following the 1-0 home win over Panathinaikos at the weekend. AEK Athens have been able to bounce back from the league defeat at the hands of title rivals Olympiacos by winning the three games since then. Greek champions Olympiacos were able to take […]