Asteras Tripolis, a modest club in Greece, is about to take his maiden bow in a major European competition against historic clubs: Tottenham, Besiktas and Partizan Belgrade
Midfield Maestro: September 17, 2014
Former Germany great Franz Beckenbauer was banned from football for 90 days by FIFA on Friday for not cooperating with an investigation into the 2018 and 2022 World Cup bids.
Herald Online: June 13, 2014
Uefa president Michel Platini say he will not support his Fifa counterpart Sepp Blatter at next year's election.
BBC: June 13, 2014
Olympiakos face a fight to win a seat at the table of Europe's elite 8 clubs, as well as the respect of the British press.
Midfield Maestro: March 17, 2014
FIFA are considering a change to the rules, enabling the introduction of a fourth substitution during extra time. The intention will be to maintain the "technical quality" & protect players from fatigue-induced-injuries. Not only is this unnecessary but it also negatively affects the competitiveness of football
Midfield Maestro: February 7, 2012