Greek football league suspended, government decides
The Greek government has decided to interrupt the Greek football league following the stoppage of the match between PAOK Thessaloniki and AEK Athens on Sunday night, as well as recent events.
Following his meeting at Maximos Mansion with Greek PM Alexis Tsipras, Deputy Culture Minister for Sports Giorgos Vasileiadis told reporters upon exiting the building that they decided to stop the league for an indefinite time.
“We have fought battles to save the suffering Greek football. We have gained a lot, we have so much more left to do.
In any case, we will not allow this to be jeopardised, we will not let us backtrack, taking on any political cost where necessary. It is the last thing we care about. In this light we decided to discontinue the championship”, he said.
You may be interested
Milos the best island in Europe: Travel + LeisurePanos - Aug 22, 2019
The readers of the famous ”Travel + Leisure” magazine recently voted the Greek island of Milos as ”the best island…
Fidel Castro’s crocodile bites elderly man at party in SwedenPanos - Aug 22, 2019
A man in his mid-70s has been bitten at a party by a crocodile that once belonged to Fidel Castro.…
Over 1,000 kilos of cannabis seized in Gytheio in PeloponnesePanos - Aug 22, 2019
Greek authorities have seized a massive haul of cannabis at a cove near the town of Gytheio located in the…