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Greek Superliga resumed Saturday after a three weeks suspension

The Greek football league will be Saturday, after three weeks of forced rest, re-start. That made the local prof league, known.

Ivan Savvidis © Belga Image

There will be this coming weekend on both Saturday and Sunday to be played.

The league was suspended after the chairman of PAOK Saloniki, Ivan Savvidis, on march 11, armed with a gun the field entered during the ” home of his team against AEK Athens. After the incident, the deputy minister for Sport, Yiorgos Vassiliadis to the championship ‘until further order’ to suspend.

Measures

Last week, on Wednesday explained Vassiliadis, the sixteen first graders a roadmap for. All clubs had to agree to it prior to the re-matches will be played. In the first instance were four teams (Olympiakos, Panathinaikos, Larissa, and Xanthi) don’t agree, but Wednesday was still a match is found.

The set of measures contains, among others, the automatic relegation to second class from a club who three times in one season is involved in violence. There are also penalties when presidents publicly make any statements, that violence is encouraging.

Apologies

The Greek-Russian PAOK-president Savvidis apologized already after the Greek football world in a new crisis collapsed.

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