1. Fernando Santos Accuses His Greece Players After Exit

    The outgoing Greece coach, Fernando Santos, has claimed that some of his players were more interested in personal success than following his instructions.....

    Scott Slocombe Written by Scott Slocombe about 10 days ago 323 reads 0 comments

  2. Greece's World Cup Achievements Owe a Debt to Their Back 4

    Greece have exceeded expectations at this year's World Cup, and Fernando Santos should be grateful to his back four for their part in this achievement. They came within an agonising whisker of the quarter-finals...

    Paul Ansorge Written by Paul Ansorge about 11 days ago 1,087 reads 0 comments

  3. Theofanis Gekas Has Penalty Saved, It's Eerily Similar to His Miss in 2012 Ad

    Keylor Navas ' save to deny Theofanis Gekas during the Costa Rica vs. Greece penalty shootout turned the match the way of the Central Americans—but Gekas ' miss was eerily similar to one he made in a 2012 advert for Vodafone ...

    Mark Patterson Written by Mark Patterson about 11 days ago 3,516 reads 1 comments

  4. Karagounis Retires from Greece Duty

    Greece captain Giorgos Karagounis has retired from international football following his country's elimination from the 2014 Fifa World Cup.....

    Sam Rooke Written by Sam Rooke about 12 days ago 231 reads 0 comments

  5. No Surprises as Greece's Achilles' Heel Costs Them Further World Cup Progress

    In the end, as most neutrals suspected, it was the lack of goals that ultimately proved Greece’s World Cup downfall...

    Alex Dimond Written by Alex Dimond about 12 days ago 1,999 reads 26 comments

  6. Greece vs. Costa Rica: 6 Things We Learned

    It is fair to say that Greece vs. Costa Rica took a while to get going. However, by the end, there had been tremendous drama and heartbreak for the Greeks. That cruellest of football endings, a penalty shootout defeat, saw them exit the tournament...

    Paul Ansorge Written by Paul Ansorge about 12 days ago 1,812 reads 8 comments

  7. Santos 'Proud' of Greece

    Greece Coach Fernando Santos has spoken of his pride at having taken his team to the World Cup knockout stages...

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  8. Greece Announce Starting XI vs. Costa Rica

    Kyle Brown Written by Kyle Brown about 12 days ago 36 reads 0 comments

  9. Greece Players Request to Forgo Bonuses, Ask PM for New Training Centre Instead

    Greece may have advanced out of the World Cup group stage for the first time in their history, but their players aren't worried about being rewarded for their achievement. What they want is an investment in the team's future...

    BR-UK Staff Written by BR-UK Staff about 12 days ago 11,686 reads 31 comments

  10. Santos Pledges Attacking Greece

    Greece Coach Fernando Santos assured his men will “attack as much as possible” against fellow surprises Costa Rica.....

    Scott Slocombe Written by Scott Slocombe about 12 days ago 149 reads 0 comments

  11. Greece Determined to Defy Odds vs. Costa Rica

    Unfancied and unlikely qualifiers, Greece have few stars but a spirit that has seen them through in Brazil to reach the last 16.....

    Scott Slocombe Written by Scott Slocombe about 13 days ago 133 reads 0 comments

  12. Greece Players Celebrate Beating Ivory Coast, Advancing to World Cup Last 16

    Greece advanced to the World Cup last 16 on Tuesday, defeating Ivory Coast with a dramatic last-minute penalty. The players were understandably excited...

    BR-UK Staff Written by BR-UK Staff about 16 days ago 2,864 reads 5 comments

  13. Samaras Proud to Put Greece Through

    Georgios Samaras has spoken of his pride after scoring the dramatic late penalty that sent Greece into the last 16 of the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil™.....

    Scott Slocombe Written by Scott Slocombe about 16 days ago 323 reads 0 comments

  14. 5 Things for Greece to Take out of Their World Cup Group-Stage Games

    Fernando Santos' Greece have achieved a remarkable feat in qualifying from the group stages, but what are their key takeaways? They emerge from their group having scored just two ...

    Paul Ansorge Written by Paul Ansorge about 17 days ago 1,771 reads 7 comments

  15. Greece vs. Ivory Coast: 6 Things We Learned

    Greece vs. Ivory Coast produced another dramatic moment in this increasingly remarkable World Cup. As Georgios Samaras kept his cool and slotted a penalty past Boubacar Barry ...

    Paul Ansorge Written by Paul Ansorge about 17 days ago 1,567 reads 2 comments

  16. Ivory Coast's Starting XI vs. Greece

    Mike  Denevi Written by Mike Denevi about 17 days ago 25 reads 0 comments

  17. Greece Announce Lineup vs. Ivory Coast

    Mike  Denevi Written by Mike Denevi about 17 days ago 18 reads 0 comments

  18. Greece Manager Says Style Will Not Change for Ivory Coast Match

    Fernando Santos has issued a combative defence of Greece's style and described those demanding change for the must-win match against the Ivory Coast as football illiterates...

    Jack Dale Written by Jack Dale about 18 days ago 107 reads 0 comments

  19. Key Battles That Will Shape Greece's World Cup Clash with Ivory Coast

    As Greece head into their final group game against Ivory Coast, they find themselves in a familiar situation. At Euro 2012, they needed a win against Russia to progress in the tournament...

    Paul Ansorge Written by Paul Ansorge about 18 days ago 2,549 reads 0 comments

  20. 5 Things for Greece Fans to Look Forward to in Wake of Draw vs. Japan

    Greece managed a respectable draw against Japan on Friday, meaning their hopes of qualification from Group C have not yet ended. If they beat Cote d'Ivoire on Tuesday, they will qualify—assuming Japan do not manage to beat Colombia...

    Paul Ansorge Written by Paul Ansorge about 22 days ago 917 reads 1 comments

  21. Japan vs. Greece: 6 Things We Learned

    Japan vs. Greece will not be remembered in the annals of the World Cup as a classic. There was little to hold the interest of the neutral, unless the neutral in question was an admirer of rugged defending and tactical discipline...

    Paul Ansorge Written by Paul Ansorge about 22 days ago 1,465 reads 1 comments

  22. Santos Praise for Greek Rear-Guard

    Greece Coach Fernando Santos praised his side's defensive effort after they held Japan to a goalless draw with 10 men...

    Ilario Huober Written by Ilario Huober about 22 days ago 169 reads 0 comments

  23. Twitter Reacts to Kostas Katsouranis' Red Card During Japan vs. Greece

    Already facing a steep uphill battle in Group C, Greece lost their captain in the first half of Thursday's fixture against Japan...

    Tim Keeney Written by Tim Keeney about 22 days ago 5,339 reads 6 comments

  24. Kone: It's All in the Mind

    With a sea of yellow shirts in the crowd, a deafeningly loud national anthem singalong and a fervent atmosphere that reached fever pitch, you could be excused for thinking Greece were facing the hosts in their opening game...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Emilio Gonzales about 23 days ago 108 reads 0 comments

  25. Greece's Giannis Maniatis Booked Flight Home in Anger Before U-Turn

    The Greece midfielder Giannis Maniatis was so enraged after a training ground spat that he booked a himself on a flight back to Athens before being persuaded not to walk out on Fernando Santos's squad...

    Mike  Denevi Written by Mike Denevi about 23 days ago 53 reads 0 comments