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  Top 16 profile: Olympiacos - News - Welcome to EUROLEAGUE BASKETBALL
It's been a season full of drama already for Olympiacos, but after compiling a 10-4 record, the Reds are readying themselves for the next round in their hoped-for run to the 2007 Final Four in Athens.
Olympiacos guard Arvydas Macijauskas: “You cannot say that the draw is either easy or difficult.
Olympiacos general manager Christos Stavropoulos: "The draw is always the draw.
www.euroleague.net /news/i/7806/180/item   (499 words)

  Olympiacos - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Olympiacos CFP is the most popular and one of the largest multisport clubs in Greece.With activities in 17 different competitive departments, including football, all of which are prominent and have won many distinctions around the world, it is one of the largest sports clubs in the world.
Olympiacos Volleyball team is ranked among the top European teams with a constant presence at the European Championships finals and two Cup of Cups in 1996 and 2005.
Olympiacos is among the founding members of the Hellenic Federation of Swimming Fans.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Olympiakos   (2783 words)

 Olympiakos wins 2004-2005 Greek Cup :: Helenism.Net Forum
Olympiacos took its first step towards conquering two titles in four days, since it defeated Aris in the final in Patras and was crowned Greek Cup winner for this season.
To be precise, Olympiacos did not have a chance to score in the first half, since all its efforts in the offence were being stopped short, either due to wrong choices or because of Aris’ defence.
OLYMPIACOS: Nikopolidis, Mavrogenidis (50’ Castillo), Pantos, Anatolakis, Kostoulas, Taralidis, Kafes (50’ Giovanni), Georgatos, Okkas (84’ Stoltidis), Rivaldo, Djordjevic.
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He scored once again in the UEFA Champions League next year, against Rosenborg B.K., a stunning 30 yard strike, and against old foes Real Madrid, although this was not enough as Olympiakos once again failed to qualify from the first Group Phase, despite Rivaldo's brilliance and inspiration.
As far as domestic performances go, he kept the best for the second half of the season, scoring twice both in Olympiacos' come-from-behind victory against Panathinaikos as well as in his team's 3-0 triumph against second placed AEK FC, effectively securing another title for "Thrylos".
He didn't wait long to turn his words into actions: He led Olympiacos to overturn their half-time deficit against Skoda Xanthi and scored both goals for the dramatic 2-1 victory in the first game of the season, winning Greek SuperLeague's first-ever Player of the Week and Goal of the Week awards.
www.oobdoo.com /wikipedia/?title=Rivaldo   (1440 words)

His biggest moment was his participation in the final of the (perifereiakou???) Cup this year as well as in the semi-finals of the Teams Cup.
The Vice President is also one of the founding members of Olympiacos T.F. and with his very good games he forced his coach to trust him with a place in the first team.
Vaggelis is from Piraeus and a member of the Olympiacos Rowing Team with numerous distinctions (Scottish championship).
www.geocities.com /ep_olympiacos/100_parousiasi_paiktwn_eng.htm   (1973 words)

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Rivaldo scored twice as Olympiacos CFP won the Greek Cup on Saturday with a 3-0 victory against Aris Thessaloniki FC.
Olympiacos enjoyed the majority of possession in the first half, but were unable to find the finishing touch.
Olympiacos only need a win in their final league game next Wednesday, against Iraklis FC in Thessaloniki, to secure the domestic double.
www.dbu.dk /news/newsShow.aspx?id=32513   (263 words)

 Olympiacos CFP   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-14)
Soon Koskotas was accused of, and convicted for, embezzlement, leaving Olympiacos deep in debt therefore the team without a serious management team went nine seasons without a league title (1986/87 to 1996/97) although it had most of the seasons the strongest Roster.
Olympiacos is the only Greek team to have achieved this and one of the very few in the history of European Basketball.
During that game Olympiacos never used a zone defence, although it was played according to european basketball ruling and was defeated naturally by the team of one of the greatest basketball players ever, Michael Jordan (Olympiacos - Chicago Bulls: 78 - 104).
users.otenet.gr /~chap/pre_site/olympiacos.htm   (1654 words)

 The Hellenic Radio (ERA): News in English, 06-05-10
Olympiacos was the grand winner of the Greek Cup Final, defeating AEK 3-0 at Pankritio Stadium, in Crete.
In addition, Olympiacos became the first team to earn a second consecutive double since Division 1 was established.
In particular, ERT SA acquired the television rights of Olympiacos FC for the Greek Football Championship for season 2006-1007 and 2007-2008 with the option of one extra year.
www.hri.org /news/greek/eraen/2006/06-05-10_1.eraen.html   (2462 words)

 Rosenborg weigh action after Olympiacos thriller   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-14)
Norwegian television commentators were apoplectic as they replayed the incident, and were further provoked when Olympiacos coach Trond Sollied, a Norwegian who has trained Rosenborg, refused to call the tackle anything other than unlucky.
The last minute goal for Rosenborg, which came after they had missed a penalty in the waning minutes of the match, means they will finish third in the Champions League preliminary group and so go on to play in the UEFA Cup.
Lyon and Real Madrid advance to the cup stage of the Champions League and Olympiacos is finished in Europe this season, having lost 1-3 to Rosenborg at home at the start of the event.
www.aftenposten.no /english/sports/article1164171.ece?service=print   (391 words)

 ARMANI JEANS MILANO vs. OLYMPIACOS   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-14)
Olympiacos would finish in fifth if Cibona loses its game against Efes Pilsen and Milano wins by less than 22 points — the score by which Olympiacos defeated Milano earlier this season.
Olympiacos is still without injured big man Lazaros Agadakos, who did not travel to Italy with the team.
Although Olympiacos should qualify even in defeat, expect them to mount a major challenge as the Reds want to prove to themselves they can win a road game.
www.mondoshoes.com /en/notizie/newsdeteil.asp?ID=2052   (571 words)

 El Roma busca la clasificacion, el Olympiacos seguir con vida | terra
Roma, 30 oct (EFE)- El Roma y el Olympiacos disputarán mañana un partido de "vida o muerte" europea para el equipo griego, en tanto que para el italiano puede suponerle la matemática clasificación para la siguiente fase de la Liga de Campeones de Europa.
Visita a un Roma que ya le ganó a domicilio en la anterior jornada, que llega de un importante triunfo foráneo en liga italiana, que desea cerrar lo más pronto posible su pase para volcarse en el campeonato nacional y que empieza a recuperar a todas sus estrellas.
El Olympiacos, primer clasificado en su campeonato nacional, llega sabiendo que de perder en el romano "Olímpico" ya quedaría sin opciones de clasificación.
www.terra.com /deportes/articulo/html/fox322221.htm   (593 words)

 news.ert.gr - Football - Olympiacos Wins to Qualify
After defeating Larissa in the second semi, the team from Piraeus qualified to the Greek Cup final and will play against AEK in Panktritio Stadium on 6 May. Olympiacos had also won the first semi in Larissa with 3-1.
Castillo, who entered the match in the 90’ as a substitute, scored the sole goal of the rematch in the 94’.
In addition, Larissa’s goalkeeper, Kotsolis, was injured during added time and had to leave the match, while he might not even able to play in Sunday’s championship match between Larissa and Olympiacos.
news.ert.gr /en/newsDetails.asp?id=16859   (658 words)

The Olympiacos goalkeeper made a mistake by venturing far out to intercept Baros and quick witted Baros passed the ball to Morientes.
Olympiacos defenders watched helplessly as Morientes strike a perfect goal.
Djordjevic took the penalty kick and beat Carson.Liverpool's back four in the match had looked suspect and were caught offguard several times only to be ruled offside.
www.hookedonlfc.com /OLYMPIACOS-3--LIVERPOOL-4.htm   (400 words)

 <<-- G R E E K C I T Y-->>: Heavy 4-1 Defeat for Olympiacos
Tuesday’s defeat was the forth consecutive one that ended for good Olympiacos’ dream to advance to the next round of the Champions League.
Olympiacos’ players have now reduced their efforts to finish in the third place in order to continue this year’s European adventure playing for the UEFA CUP.
In their new effort, Olympiacos is to play against Rosenborg of Norway, which, following its 2-0 defeat from Real Madrid, also hopes to continue in UEFA CUP.
www.greekcity.com.au /content/content.cfm?id=1640   (252 words)

 Basketball / Gershon and Olympiacos dumped out of Greek Cup - Haaretz - Israel News
Pini Gershon's first official game in charge of Olympiacos at The Peace and Friendship Arena in Piraeus last night was held in almost surreal silence.
Olympiacos opened well thanks to an efficient zone defense, but Panathinaikos came back to lead 23-22 at the end of the first quarter.
The second half was neck-and-neck, with Gershon using a few of his favorite tricks from his Maccabi Tel Aviv days, such as a pick-and-roll followed by a pass between the big men.
www.haaretz.com /hasen/spages/768115.html   (652 words)

 Group F - Real Madrid Vs Olympiacos - SoccerPulse Community   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-14)
Two clubs who suffered shock defeats in their opening Group F games will both be anxious to return to winning ways at the Santiago Bernabéu.
If we are to score a lot of goals while keeping a clean sheet, and Lyon somehow fail to win the game against a stronger than usual Rosenborg, we can look at a better chance of qualifying 1st of Group, rather than 2nd once more.
Olympiacos came off a shock defeat to Rosenborg, and will also be looking to set a spark to their CL campaign.
www.soccerpulse.com /forum/index.php?showtopic=59942   (951 words)

 Olympiacos Tickets - Olympiacos Football Tickets - Olympiacos Piraeus Football Club Tickets
The Greek football club Olympiacos has a long presence in the Champions League, although they have yet to win a single match.
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 Shearer rates Olympiacos
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The Magpies face Olympiacos on the Greek side’s patch hoping to be in a strong position to win the last-16 tie when it concludes at St James’ Park next Wednesday evening.
Olympiacos dropped into the competition from the Champions League after losing their place in the top tier event only on goal difference after Liverpool’s Steven Gerrard scored late on at Anfield in a 3-1 win.
www.tiscali.co.uk /sport/365/football/news/2005/03/10/news_145929.html   (414 words)

 Olympiacos - Welcome to EUROLEAGUE BASKETBALL
Tau had thrashed Olympiacos 84-59 in Game 1 in Vitoria, Spain, so it won the series 2-0 and will face Panathinaikos in one of the Final Four semifinals at Athens Olympic Indoor Hall (OAKA) on May 4.
It would also add seven Greek Cup titles to its trophy case, but it was in the 1990s that the Reds made their biggest mark.
Head coach Ioannis Ioannidis led Olympiacos to four Greek League titles between 1993 and 1996, and to the Euroleague title game in 1994 and 1995.
www.euroleague.net /main/teams/showteam?phasetypecode=RS++++++++&clubcode=OLY&pcode=LCC   (485 words)

 Olympiacos - Welcome to EUROLEAGUE BASKETBALL
Tau advanced to its third consecutive Final Four on Thursday by beating Olympiacos 89-95 in Pireaus, Greece, to sweep their best-of-three Quarterfinal Playoffs series.
Olympiacos clearly intends to fight for a title on its home soil in Athens Olympiacos was founded in the 1930s and won the first of its nine Greek League titles in 1949.
When Dusan Ivkovic came to the bench in 1997, Olympiacos promptly won the Triple Crown - Greek League, Greek Cup and Euroleague -, the latter by beating Barcelona 73-58 in Rome.
www.euroleague.net /main/teams/showteam?clubcode=OLY   (485 words)

 WATCH A 40 MIN OLYMPIACOS DOCUMENTARY   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-14)
To mark the start of a week-long celebration of the first anniversary of Liverpool Football Club's greatest ever night, we kick off with a special documentary about the unbelievable events of December 8 2004.
May 25 2005 will be a date forever etched in the memory of Liverpool supporters all over the world but what happened in Istanbul simply wouldn't have been possible if the Reds hadn't staged one of their greatest ever comebacks to overhaul Olympiacos at Anfield on a cold December night.
Only a 1-nil win or a victory by two clear goals would be enough to send Rafa's Reds into the knockout stages of the Champions League.
www.liverpoolfc.tv /news/drilldown/N152429060522-1549.htm   (244 words)

 La Roma puede sentenciar a Olympiacos - Marca.com
Roma y Olympiacos disputarán un partido a 'vida o muerte' para el equipo griego, mientras que el conjunto italiano puede conseguir la clasificación matemática para los octavos de final.
Pero la misión del Olympiacos se antoja complicada.
Visita a una Roma que ya le ganó a domicilio en la anterior jornada, que llega de un importante triunfo foráneo en el Calcio, que desea cerrar lo más pronto posible su pase para volcarse en el campeonato nacional y que empieza a recuperar a todas sus estrellas.
www.marca.com /edicion/marca/futbol/champions/previaxcronica/es/desarrollo/704189.html   (393 words)

 Marcador. Liga de Campeones 2006/2007. Marca.com
El Olympiacos está sorprendido, lo cual hace que su presión sea desordenada.
El Olympiacos poco a poco y jugando bien en el medio campo, domina el encuentro.
El Olympiacos, nueve veces campeón de Grecia en los últimos diez años, nunca ha perdido en Atenas en un partido de la Champions, desde que empezó a jugar en la competición, la temporada '97-'98.
www.marca.com /marcador/rfsh/champions0607/jornada01/OLY-VAL.html   (771 words)

 Basketball / European competition draws / Maccabi avoids first-round clash with Gershon's Olympiacos - Haaretz - Israel ...   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-14)
The draw, which took place yesterday in Athens, put Maccabi in Group B along with Panathinaikos, Unicaja Malaga, Cibona, Olimpija Ljubljana, Partizan, Lottomatica Roma and DKV Joventut.
Group A comprises Tau Ceramica, Olympiacos, Efes Pilsen, Climamio Bologna, Prokom Sopot, Dynamo Moscow, Le Mans Sarthe and RheinEnergie Cologne; while Group C includes CSKA Moscow, Barcelona, Benetton Treviso, Fenerbahce Ulker, Zalgiris, Pau-Orthez, Aris Saloniki and Eldo B. Napoli.
The top five finishers from the three groups plus the sixth-placed team with the best record will go through to the next stage of the competition.
www.haaretz.com /hasen/spages/762965.html   (681 words)

 AS Roma vs CFP Olympiacos discussion - soccer24-7.com Forums   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-14)
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In the opadoi.gr forum web page we have started a discussion in English about the forthcoming game between Olympiacos FCP and AS Roma.
We would like to invite the AS Roma fans to join the discussion and give as their view and opinion about this game.
www.soccer24-7.com /forum/showthread.php?p=2218434#post2218434   (182 words)

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