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Panionios secure UEFA Cup spot

Published: Sunday 13 May 2007, 20.40CET
Panionios NFC clinched the final place for Greek teams in next season's UEFA Cup after their 3-1 home victory over AEK Athens FC on the last day of the season.

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Published: Sunday 13 May 2007, 20.40CET

Panionios secure UEFA Cup spot

Panionios NFC clinched the final place for Greek teams in next season's UEFA Cup after their 3-1 home victory over AEK Athens FC on the last day of the season.
Panionios NFC clinched the last remaining spot for next season's UEFA Cup after their 3-1 home victory over AEK Athens FC on the last day of the Greek Super League.

Rivaldo signs off
Title winners Olympiacos CFP will participate in the group stage of the UEFA Champions League next season and they won 5-3 away at Ionikos FC to sign off their campaign, with Brazilian star Rivaldo scoring twice in his last match for the club.

European places
Second-placed AEK will take part in the third qualifying round of the UEFA Champions League, while Larissa FC, who escaped relegation on Sunday after their 2-1 away victory against Apollon Kalamarias FC, will participate in the UEFA Cup as Greek Cup winners, along with Panathinaikos FC, Aris Thessaloniki FC and Panionios.

Kerkyra down
Along with Ionikos FC and Egaleo FC, who had already been relegated, Kerkyra FC will return to Greece's second division after their 2-2 away draw with Panathinaikos left them in the relegation zone.

Last updated: 13/05/07 21.23CET

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