Greece announces Euro 2012 squadMay 30th, 2012 - 2:49 pm ICT by IANS
Athens, May 30 (IANS) Many players from the domestic league were called up as Greece announced the squad for the Euro 2012.
Five players from Greek champions Olympiakos, four from PAOK and three from Panathinaikos were named into the squad, which won the 2004 Euro.
Greece will train in Austria this week and will play Armenia Thursday in a friendly, reported Xinhua.
They are in Group A with co-hosts Poland, the Czech Republic and Russia.
Goalkeepers: Costas Chalkias (PAOK), Michalis Sifakis (Aris), Alexandros Tzorvas (Palermo)
Defenders: Vasilis Torosidis (Olympiakos), Avraam Papadopoulos (Olympiakos), Kyriakos Papadopoulos (Schalke), Stelios Malezas (PAOK), Jose Holebas (Olympiakos), Giorgos Tzavellas (Monaco), Sokratis Papastathopoulos (Werder Bremen)
Midfielders: Grigoris Makos (AEK), Giannis Maniatis (Olympiakos), Kostas Katsouranis (Panathinaikos), Giorgos Karagounis (Panathinaikos), Giorgos Fotakis (PAOK), Kostas Fortounis (Kaiserslautern), Sotiris Ninis (Panathinaikos), Giannis Fetfatzidis (Olympiakos)
Forwards: Giorgos Samaras (Celtic), Dimitris Salpigidis (PAOK), Fanis Gekas (Samsunspor), Nikos Limberopoulos (AEK), Kostas Mitroglou (Atromitos)
- Euro 2012: Czechs outpace Greece to earn a 2-1 victory - Jun 13, 2012
- Poland, Greece draw Euro 2012 opener - Jun 09, 2012
- Europa Cup: Spurs strike thrice in five minutes against Rovers - Sep 30, 2011
- Greece dream of repeating miracle in Euro 2012 - Jun 01, 2012
- Germany flatten Greece 4-2 to make Euro semis - Jun 23, 2012
- South Korea beat Greece in Group B opener (Lead) - Jun 12, 2010
- Rehhagel resigns as Greece's coach after World Cup exit - Jun 23, 2010
- Greece overcomes Nigeria for first World Cup win (Lead) - Jun 17, 2010
- King Otto needs World Cup results from Greece (Group B team profile) - May 27, 2010
- Greek veteran Karagounis joins Fulham - Sep 12, 2012
- King Otto reigns with Greece (Team Profile) - Nov 25, 2009
- Champions League: Malaga beat Panathinaikos - Aug 23, 2012
- Greece sniff chance as Argentina ring changes - Jun 21, 2010
- Flood of frogs closes down a highway in Greece - May 27, 2010
- Greece victimized by referees at Euro 2012: Karagounis - Jun 17, 2012
Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,