Stefanos Athanasiadis scored a first-half hat-trick as PAOK Salonika thrashed 10-man Dinamo Minsk 6-1 in their opening Europa League Group K fixture on Thursday night.
Nemanja Nikolic's fourth-minute own goal set the hosts on their way before Athanasiadis notched three times in the space of 16 minutes to put his side well in control.
Dimitrios Papadopoulos added the fifth early in the second half to add the gloss to the victory before Dinamo's Slobodan Simovic was sent off in the 64th minute for his...
Tottenham came from behind to take a 2-1 win in the first leg of their Europa League qualifying play-off against AEL Limassol.
The hosts took a 14th minute lead through Adrian Sardinero and it held until 16 minutes from time, when Roberto Soldado levelled for the Londoners.
Harry Kane then struck the winner with 10 minutes to go.
Hull slipped to a 1-0 defeat away to Lokeren after Allan McGregor's mistake gifted Hans Vanaken an easy goal.
There was a surprise home defeat for Lyon, as Astra scored...
Greece player Giannis Maniatis was on the verge of leaving the 2014 World Cup following a dressing-room incident with teammate Giorgos Tzavelas, according to reports.
There has been widespread coverage of the incident in the Greek press, with some outlets claiming Maniatis had gone so far as to book tickets in order to fly back to Greece.
The argument was apparently over a training-ground disagreement, with captain Georgios Karagounis and Panagiotis Kone intervening to keep the players apart.