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Champions League: Barcelona held to goalless draw by battling Olympiakos

Champions League: Barcelona held to goalless draw by battling Olympiakos

Barcelona must wait to confirm a place in the Champions League last 16 after dropping points for the first time in Group D in an absorbing 0-0 draw at Olympiakos Piraeus on Tuesday.

Nov 01, 2017, 11:11 AM IST
Lionel Messi joins 100-goal club in Europe in Barcelona stroll

Lionel Messi joins 100-goal club in Europe in Barcelona stroll

The unbeaten Barca top Champions League Group D with nine points. A win at Olympiakos in two weeks will seal their place in the last 16.

Oct 19, 2017, 09:23 AM IST
Champions League Play-offs: Napoli, Sevilla, Celtic take first leg advantages

Champions League Play-offs: Napoli, Sevilla, Celtic take first leg advantages

Olympiakos came from behind to beat Rijeka 2-1 at home with a last-minute goal from Jacques Alaixys Romao in another of the ties.

Aug 17, 2017, 08:56 AM IST
Mexico footballer Alan Pulido freed after fighting kidnapper

Mexico footballer Alan Pulido freed after fighting kidnapper

The suspect who was arrested was from the neighboring state of Veracruz and was a member of one of the gangs operating in Ciudad Victoria.

May 30, 2016, 23:22 PM IST
Mexican authorities rescue kidnapped football star Alan Pulido

Mexican authorities rescue kidnapped football star Alan Pulido

In the most recent season, he scored five times in eight appearances with Olympiacos.

May 30, 2016, 12:57 PM IST
Arsene Wenger hails `perfect week` as Arsenal go top

Arsene Wenger hails `perfect week` as Arsenal go top

Arsenal reached the Champions League last 16 on Wednesday by winning 3-0 at Olympiakos, Olivier Giroud scoring all three goals, and the Frenchman set the London side on their way at Villa Park with an early penalty.

Dec 13, 2015, 22:22 PM IST
Champions League: Arsene Wenger confident of Greek miracle for Arsenal

Champions League: Arsene Wenger confident of Greek miracle for Arsenal

Wenger feels Arsenal have a history of positive results.

Dec 08, 2015, 23:50 PM IST
This season is my strongest: Arsenal midfielder Mesut Ozil

This season is my strongest: Arsenal midfielder Mesut Ozil

The German struggled to cope with the high tempo of English football in his first two seasons.

Dec 06, 2015, 23:00 PM IST
Arsenal will struggle to enter Champions League knockout stage: Steven Gerrard

Arsenal will struggle to enter Champions League knockout stage: Steven Gerrard

Arsemal need to beat Olympiakos by at least two goals to ensure their progress in Champions League.

Nov 25, 2015, 17:14 PM IST
Champions League: Emphatic Barcelona, Bayern storm into last 16

Champions League: Emphatic Barcelona, Bayern storm into last 16

Both teams continue their ruthlessness as Arsenal win to keep their hopes alive. Chelsea win big.

Nov 25, 2015, 09:15 AM IST
Arsene Wenger says Arsenal must win home games after Zagreb defeat

Arsene Wenger says Arsenal must win home games after Zagreb defeat

 Arsenal must win all three home games in Group F of the Champions League, starting with Tuesday`s match against Olympiakos, manager Arsene Wenger said on Monday.

Sep 28, 2015, 20:03 PM IST
Germany`s Mario Goetze to auction boots to help refugees

Germany`s Mario Goetze to auction boots to help refugees

World Cup winner Mario Goetze plans to raise funds to help Germany`s immigrants amidst the on-going crisis by auctioning his playing boots embroidered with the hashtag `#refugeeswelcome`.

Sep 19, 2015, 19:09 PM IST
Bayern's Mario Goetze feels Pep Guardiola love after winning start

Bayern's Mario Goetze feels Pep Guardiola love after winning start

Bayern Munich`s Mario Goetze, who has spent much of the past two seasons on the bench, is starting to feel some love from coach Pep Guardiola after scoring in their 3-0 win at Greece`s Olympiakos i

Sep 17, 2015, 15:38 PM IST
Bayern Munich ready to step on the gas against Olympiakos

Bayern Munich ready to step on the gas against Olympiakos

German champions Bayern Munich will be stepping on the gas against Olympiakos in their Champions League group stage opener in Piraeus on Wednesday, hoping to kick off their European campaign with a performance worthy of a title contender.

Sep 15, 2015, 11:58 AM IST
Esteban Cambiasso joins Olympiakos after Leicester exit

Esteban Cambiasso joins Olympiakos after Leicester exit

Argentine midfielder Esteban Cambiasso, who played a crucial role in helping Leicester escape relegation from the Premier League last season, signed for Greek champions Olympiakos on Friday.

Aug 08, 2015, 09:15 AM IST
Olympiakos owner Evangelos Marinakis cleared of match-fixing scandal

Olympiakos owner Evangelos Marinakis cleared of match-fixing scandal

Olympiakos owner Evangelos Marinakis was cleared for lack of evidence Thursday by the Council of Appeals of facing trial in the Greek match-fixing scandal of 2010-2011.

Jul 30, 2015, 23:02 PM IST
Foreign players worried about Greece crisis

Foreign players worried about Greece crisis

Foreign football players in Greece are concerned about their euro-related contracts should the country default on its debt, Tuesday`s edition of the sports daily Goal News reported.

Jun 30, 2015, 15:31 PM IST

Olympiakos owner Marinakis banned from football activities

Olympiakos owner Evangelos Marinakis was banned from participating in football related activities Thursday after his seven-hour testimony before a corruption investigating judge who is looking into a major match-fixing scandal.

Jun 18, 2015, 21:06 PM IST
Olympiakos wins 42nd league crown

Olympiakos wins 42nd league crown

Olympiakos claimed their 42nd domestic league title with three games to spare after a 4-0 victory at home to Levadiakos on Sunday.

Apr 20, 2015, 09:13 AM IST
AEK Athens docked three points for fan violence

AEK Athens docked three points for fan violence

Greek second-division side AEK Athens on Friday were deducted three points by the Greek football federation for a pitch invasion by their fans earlier this month.

Mar 27, 2015, 19:09 PM IST