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Europa League play offs

Selected Europa League play-off round fixtures (to be played 22 & 29 August)

Cluj or Celtic v Sheriff Tiraspol or AIK

Legia Warsaw or Atromitos v FC Midtjylland or Rangers

Torino or Shakhtyor Soligors v FC Pyunik or Wolverhampton Wanderers

Ajax to meet APOEL or Qarabag if they reach Champions League playoffs

Last season’s semi-finalists Ajax Amsterdam will take on APOEL Nicosia or Qarabag for a Champions League group stage spot if they overcome PAOK in the third qualifying round, UEFA said following the draw on Monday.

Ajax take on Greek champions …

Our Michael Yiakoumi meets one of his idols Arsenal Dutch legend Robin Van Persie

Our Michael Yiakoumi met one of his idols Robin Van Persie the Dutch international Arsenal legend Robin Van Persie.

Robin van Persie. is regarded as one of the best strikers of his generation. He is the record goal scorer of …

Australian Greek Nick Kyrgios wins Washington Citi Open title

Nick Kyrgios overcame early back spasms to get the better of Russia’s Daniil Medvedev in a pair of tiebreakers and win the Citi Open in Washington on Sunday.

The Australian won 7-6(6) 7-6(4) over a frustrated world number nine Medvedev …

Man City beat Liverpool on penalties to win Community Shield

Former Liverpool player Raheem Sterling gave the English champions the lead in a first half they dominated as Liverpool’s sluggish pre-season form continued.

But European champions Liverpool were quicker and sharper in the second period.

They equalised through Joel Matip’s …

In drama filled Washington tennis semi final Kyrgios edges Tsitsipas 

Nick Kyrgios rebounded from a mid-match setback and fought off a match point to outlast Stefanos Tsitsipas in an electric semifinal at the Citi Open in Washington, D.C. on Saturday night, 6-4, 3-6, 7-6 (7).

Kyrgios could do no wrong …

A great kick off for our community teams Barnet, New Salamis and St Panteleimon

A great kick off for our community teams Barnet, New Salamis and St Panteleimon.

Barnet beat Yeovil 1-0 in the Vanarama National League,

In the  South Midlands Spartan League both making  New Salamis beat Hillingdon 7-2 and St Panteleimon beat …

UK Cypriot Tony Kleanthous a happy man as Barnet beat Yeovil Town 1-0

The Bees began their Vanarama National League campaign with a 1-0 win over Yeovil Town at The Hive London. Simeon Akinola netted from the spot on the hour mark to bag the only goal of the game making their chairman …

Greece goes Dutch for the national team manager

Canadian-born Dutchman John Van ’t Schip is the new manager of the Greek national team, the Hellenic Football Federation (EPO) announced on Wednesday.

The former assistant to Marco van Basten at the bench of The Netherlands from 2004 to 2008 …

All Greek tennis semi final in Washington Tsitsipas v Kyrgios

Stefanos Tsitsipas overcame another shoe problem and an angry Benoit Paire on Friday to advance 7-5 6-0 and set up a semi-final against Australian firebrand Nick Kyrgios at the Citi Open in Washington.

Aug 1, 2019; Washington, D.C., USA; Stefanos …