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Ivanschitz happy to stay in Athens

Published: Wednesday 4 April 2007, 14.54CET
FC Salzburg midfielder Andreas Ivanschitz is to spend a second season on loan with Panathinaikos FC after making a bright start to his career in the Greek capital.

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Published: Wednesday 4 April 2007, 14.54CET

Ivanschitz happy to stay in Athens

FC Salzburg midfielder Andreas Ivanschitz is to spend a second season on loan with Panathinaikos FC after making a bright start to his career in the Greek capital.

FC Salzburg midfielder Andreas Ivanschitz is to spend a second season on loan at Panathinaikos FC after making a bright start to his career in Athens.

Second season
The 23-year-old Austrian international has scored four goals in 24 league games for the Greek club since joining at the start of the season, and Panathinaikos - third in the league - were pleased to report they had secured Ivanschitz's services for another season. The former SK Rapid Wien trainee said recently: "I want to stay in Greece at least until the finals of [UEFA] EURO 2008™. I have adapted to the team and the league and I am constantly improving myself as a player. I have made a new start to my career."

Last updated: 04/04/07 16.20CET

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