Honors Shared in Thrilling Olympiacos-PAOK Greek Derby (Highlights)



Olympiacos and PAOK shared the points (1-1) in the top of the Greek Super League clash after a thrilling game at Karaiskakis stadium on Sunday night.

PAOK opened the score on the 29th minute through Sverrir Ingason who capitalized on a blunder by Olympiacos goalkeeper Jose Sa.

The home team came back in the second half when it dominated the game but it could only score through a penalty kick by Mathieu Valbuen on the 64th minute.

Olympiacos missed several chances to grab the three points but the PAOK’s defense proved hard to beat.

The two teams are sharing top spot in the league with 28 points after 12 games in a contest that is essentially a two-horse race. The third team on the table is a whopping nine points behind the leading duo.

AEK continued its disastrous run on Saturday with a 1-0 defeat at Crete against OFI, who climbed to third.

Lisandro Semedo’s solitary goal seven minutes into the second half proved enough to clinch all three points for the Cretans.

Panathinaikos picked up three valuable points on Sunday courtesy off a hard-earned 1-0 home win over struggling Asteras Tripolis at the Olympic Stadium, a result which propelled the Greens up to eighth spot.

Tasos Chatzigiovanis scored the only goal of the game from the penalty spot after eight minutes.

In other games over the weekend:

Larissa- Volos 2-1

Panionios- Panetolikos 3-0

Xanthi- Atromitos 1-0

Aris – Lamia 1-1

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