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Olympiakos coach taken to hospital, match abandoned after crowd trouble

25 Feb 2018

THESSALONIKI, Greece The Greek SuperLeague derby between leaders PAOK Salonika and Olympiakos Piraeus was called off on Sunday after Olympiakos coach Oscar Garcia was hit by a roll of paper thrown from the stands, while violence erupted outside PAOK’s Toumba Stadium.

Olympiakos deducted three points for derby violence

13 Feb 2018

ATHENS Olympiakos Piraeus have been docked three points and ordered to play two matches behind closed doors after fan violence broke out at the end of this month's 2-1 derby defeat by AEK Athens, the Super League said in a statement on Monday.

Soccer-Olympiakos deducted three points for derby violence

12 Feb 2018

ATHENS, Feb 12 Olympiakos Piraeus have been docked three points and ordered to play two matches behind closed doors after fan violence broke out at the end of this month's 2-1 derby defeat by AEK Athens, the Super League said in a statement on Monday.

Olympiakos Piraeus appoint Spaniard Oscar Garcia as head coach

06 Jan 2018

ATHENS Greek champions Olympiakos Piraeus appointed Oscar Garcia Junyent as their new coach on Friday, just 24 hours after axing former incumbent Takis Lemonis.

Soccer-Olympiakos Piraeus appoint Spaniard Oscar Garcia as head coach

05 Jan 2018

ATHENS, Jan 5 Greek champions Olympiakos Piraeus appointed Oscar Garcia Junyent as their new coach on Friday, just 24 hours after axing former incumbent Takis Lemonis.

Soccer-Olympiakos sack coach Lemonis

04 Jan 2018

ATHENS, Jan 4 Greek champions Olympiakos fired head coach Takis Lemonis on Thursday amid reports the Super League club have agreed terms with Spaniard Oscar Garcia Junyent.

Olympiakos boss Marinakis to face trial on match-fixing charges

08 Nov 2017

ATHENS A Greek court ruled on Wednesday that Olympiakos Piraeus and Nottingham Forest owner Vangelis Marinakis is to face trial on charges of match-fixing in Greece.

Barcelona held to goalless draw by battling Olympiakos

31 Oct 2017

ATHENS Barcelona must to 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.

Soccer-Barcelona held to goalless draw by battling Olympiakos

31 Oct 2017

ATHENS, Oct 31 Barcelona's seemingly inevitable passage to the Champions League last 16 was postponed by a determined Olympiakos Piraeus side on Tuesday as the Greek champions held the Spanish giants to a 0-0 draw in an absorbing Group D clash.

Sporting clinch 3-2 victory at Olympiakos

12 Sep 2017

ATHENS Sporting claimed an impressive 3-2 win at Olympiakos Piraeus thanks to three goals in a stunning first half-display in their Champions League Group D opener on Tuesday.

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