Atromitos annoys the Greek titelfavorieten

The traditieclub from Athens after ten days AEK, PAOK, Olympiacos Piraeus and Panathinaikos.

Damir Canadi © AFP

In the Athenian city Perister watching them since the interlandbreak forward to Monday, the 20th of november, when at 18.30 hours in Thessaloniki the top match against PAOK on a hallway whistled. The match organiser, on a visit to the number three (18 points), that can only make sparks in the heetgebakerde and emotional Greece.

Atromitos has appeared in the past weeks and months until season’s revelation. It can already boast with a prestigious 1-0 victory in the derby at AEK. But same result, the team of the Austrian coach Damir Canadi (47) on a visit to the Belgian tinted Olympiacos Piraues. It makes the employer of our compatriots Silvio Proto, Björn Engels, Vadis Odjidja, Mehdi Carcela , and Guillaume Gillet is currently on the fourth place is adorned, with three points behind the leaders.

‘Of course every trainer high expectations, claims Canadi, in the past, to work for Rapid Wien and SCR Altach. That last team, they know for AA Gent after last summer, still very good. “But that first place is for us something extraordinary. Our purpose can and should not the title. We strive for a ticket for the Europa League. Nothing more or nothing less. We will also working hard for the fight.’

Atromitos is a traditieclub, founded in 1923, but it plays in a stadium where I is for 8969 spectators. Canadi try to address them with a strong collective block, using a 4-2-3-1-veldbezetting. Performers of his team are the veterans Andreas Gianotis (aim), the Egyptian Amr Warda (society) and the Nigerian Abiola Dauda (striker). The latter, departed in January this year at Vitesse, after he there as ‘insufficient’ was labeled.

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