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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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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`.

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 in the Champions League.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

Injured Giannis Maniatis commits to Olympiakos

Injured Giannis Maniatis commits to Olympiakos

Olympiakos captain Giannis Maniatis on Friday extended his contract with the Greek champions by two years despite being ruled out for four months with a knee injury.

Government lifts Greek championship suspension

Government lifts Greek championship suspension

The Greek government on Wednesday decided to allow the country`s Super League matches to go ahead this weekend after last week`s postponement due to crowd violence.

Olympiakos chief Evangelos Marinakis fines players for poor displays

Olympiakos chief Evangelos Marinakis fines players for poor displays

Olympiakos Piraeus president Evangelos Marinakis has fined his team 500,000 euros ($558,900) for below-par performances which have seen them eliminated from Europe and endangered their domestic league and cup prospects.