Greece focus

The challengers to Greece's big three

January 26, 2011
By Chris Paraskevas
When Julio Cesar's free-kick wrong-footed Dida at the OAKA Spiros Louis Stadium in 2006, it marked a glorious if momentary return to the summit of European football for AEK Athens.

That 1-0 victory over eventual champions AC Milan during the UEFA Champions League group stage represented the rebirth of a maligned power of Greek football.

Five years on, though, the same financial problems that had previously threatened to relegate the powerhouse to the obscurity of Greece's lower ...

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