Greek teams had a bad night in Europe on Thursday, with Panathinaikos, Olympiakos and AEK suffering defeats in the Europa League that jeopardize their future in the competition, while PAOK could not beat Aberdeen at home for the Conference League – but still snatched the ticket for the next round.
The hosts led early on through Fabian Rieder, Fotis Ioannidis equalized for the Greens from the spot before half-time, but goals from Ibrahim Salah and Ludovic Blas gave the French all three points.
Olympiakos played a good game in London but eventually went down 1-0 to host West Ham and is also on four points from four matches.
AEK suffered a second loss to Marseille within two weeks, this time in Athens. The French won 2-0, leaving AEK on four points.
Marseille scored through Marcel Mbemba on the 25th and Ismail Sarr on the 93rd against a frustrated AEK at the OPAP Arena of Nea Filadelfia.
PAOK drew 2-2 at home with Aberdeen, but this sufficed for the Thessaloniki team to advance to the knockout stages of the Conference League.
The Thessaloniki team remains top of its group with 10 points from four games
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