Tagged: FIFA

FIFA calls for meeting with EPO and Super League teams

FIFA’s representative Kostakis Koustokoumnis has called for a meeting with the Hellenic Football Federation (EPO) and the Super League teams on the 30th of August, in order to discuss the appointment of referees. This meeting was called after the Deputy Minister of Sport Stavros Kontonis decided to postpone the new football championship, citing serious concerns […]

Greece heading for soccer ‘Grexit’ as FIFA deadline looms

Greece moved a step closer to a ban by soccer’s governing bodies FIFA and UEFA on Wednesday as talks between the two organizations and the government over state involvement in the sport ended with no agreement. A delegation from world soccer’s governing body FIFA and their European counterpart, along with the Hellenic Football Federation (EPO) […]

FIFA and UEFA threaten Greek football with ‘Grexit’

The global governing body of football, FIFA and its European branch UEFA have threatened Greece with expelling all its clubs and the Greek national football team from all international competitions, after a meeting between their representatives in Athens and Greek Deputy Minister for Sports Stavros Kontonis came to an impasse. The two organisations have given […]