Asteras beats APOEL to keep hope alive, as PAOK loses in Russia

6 November 2015
5 Views

Asteras Tripolis kept its flickering hope of qualifying to the knock-put stages of the Europa League alive with a 2-0 win over APOEL at home, while PAOK is all but eliminated after going down 2-1 at Krasnodar on Thursday.
Facundo Bertoglio at the start of the game and Apostolos Giannou just before half-time scored for the Tripoli side in what was arguably its best game so far this season. The Super League team could have added to its tally in the second half but could not find the target against a below-par Cypriot champion.

The match was interrupted for 14 minutes in the second half due to flare hurling onto the pitch by the APOEL supporters.

The result took Asteras to four points, one ahead of APOEL and two behind second-placed Sparta Prague that it is visiting next.
PAOK had another disappointing game after its loss at Asteras Tripolis for the league, losing to a superior Krasnodar in Russia.
Ari opened the score for the host on the 33rd minute and Joaozinho made it 2-0 on the 67th, before PAOK scored a consolation goal through Robert Mak in injury time.

PAOK is on three points from four games, four points behind second-placed Krasnodar and two ahead its next opponent in Thessaloniki, Qabala of Azerbaijan.

You may be interested

Sample poll: Emmanuel Macron (23.7%) and Marine LePen (21.7%) to face off in second round
POLITICS
shares85 views
POLITICS
shares85 views

Sample poll: Emmanuel Macron (23.7%) and Marine LePen (21.7%) to face off in second round

Panos - Apr 23, 2017

According to the first estimates from the exit polls, Emmanuel Macron wins 23.7% to Marine Lepen’s 21.7%. It is the…

Thomsen: Greece, institutions are close to a staff-level agreement
FINANCE
shares58 views
FINANCE
shares58 views

Thomsen: Greece, institutions are close to a staff-level agreement

ilias1 - Apr 23, 2017

The Director of the International Monetary Fund's European Department, Poul Thomsen, expressed optimism on Friday that Greece and its lenders…

Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew to hold open leture in Geneva on April 24
WORLD
shares55 views
WORLD
shares55 views

Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew to hold open leture in Geneva on April 24

ilias1 - Apr 23, 2017

Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew will hold an open public lecture at the headquarters of the World Council of Churches in Geneva…

Leave a Comment

Your email address will not be published.