Greece national under-23 football team

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Greece
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Nickname(s) Ethniki (National)
Galanolefki (Sky blue-white)
Association Hellenic Football Federation
Confederation UEFA (Europe)
Head coachVacant
Captain Vacant
Most caps 11 players (3)
Top scorer Giannis Taralidis (2)
Home stadium Olympic Stadium
FIFA code GRE
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First colours
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Second colours
First international
Flag of Sweden.svg  Sweden 9–0 Greece  Flag of Greece.svg
(Antwerp, Belgium; August 29, 1920)
Biggest win
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Biggest defeat
Flag of Sweden.svg  Sweden 9–0 Greece  Flag of Greece.svg
(Antwerp, Belgium; August 29, 1920)
Olympics
Appearances3 (first in 1920 )
Best resultRound 1: 1920, 1952, 2004

Greece Olympic football team represents Greece in international football competitions in Olympic Games. The selection is limited to players under the age of 23, except three overaged players. The team is controlled by the Hellenic Football Federation (HFF).

Contents

Summer Olympics

Olympics Record
YearHostRoundPos.GPWDLGSGA
1896 Flag of Greece.svg Athens No football tournament
1900 Flag of France.svg Paris Did Not Qualify
1904 Flag of the United States.svg St.Louis Did Not Qualify
1908 Flag of the United Kingdom.svg London Did Not Qualify
1912 Flag of Sweden.svg Stockholm Did Not Qualify
1920 Flag of Belgium (civil).svg Antwerp Preliminary Round-100109
1924 Flag of France.svg Paris Did Not Qualify
1928 Flag of the Netherlands.svg Amsterdam Did Not Qualify
1932 Flag of the United States.svg Los Angeles No football tournament
1936 Flag of Germany (1935-1945).svg Berlin Did Not Qualify
1948 Flag of the United Kingdom.svg London Did Not Qualify
1952 Flag of Finland.svg Helsinki Preliminary Round-100112
1956 Flag of Australia (converted).svg Melbourne Did Not Qualify
1960 Flag of Italy.svg Rome Did Not Qualify
1964 Flag of Japan.svg Tokyo Did Not Qualify
1968 Flag of Mexico.svg Mexico City Did Not Qualify
1972 Flag of Germany.svg Munich Did Not Qualify
1976 Flag of Canada (Pantone).svg Montreal Did Not Qualify
1980 Flag of the Soviet Union.svg Moscow Did Not Qualify
1984 Flag of the United States.svg Los Angeles Did Not Qualify
1988 Flag of South Korea.svg Seoul Did Not Qualify
1992 Flag of Spain.svg Barcelona Did Not Qualify
1996 Flag of the United States.svg Atlanta Did Not Qualify
2000 Flag of Australia (converted).svg Sydney Did Not Qualify
2004 Flag of Greece.svg Athens Round 14301247
2008 Flag of the People's Republic of China.svg Beijing Did Not Qualify
2012 Flag of the United Kingdom.svg London Did Not Qualify
Total3/1945014518

Olympic Squads

1920 Olympic Games

Head coach: Flag of Greece.svg Georgios Kalafatis

No.Pos.PlayerDate of birth (age)CapsClub
4 FW Giorgos Andrianopoulos 19000 Flag of Greece (1822-1978).svg Piraikos Syndesmos
4 FW Yiannis Andrianopoulos 19001 Flag of Greece (1822-1978).svg Piraiki Enosi
4 FW Georgios Chatziandreou 18991 Flag of Greece (1822-1978).svg Piraikos Syndesmos
1 GK Dimitris Demertzis 0 Flag of Greece (1822-1978).svg P.P.A.O.
3 MF Sotiris Despotopoulos 0 Flag of Greece (1822-1978).svg Panionios Smyrni - Izmir
4 FW Theodoros Dimitriou 18991 Flag of Greece (1822-1978).svg Panionios Smyrni - Izmir
1 GK Antonis Fotiadis 18991 Flag of Greece (1822-1978).svg Apollon Smyrni - Izmir
2 DF Agamenon Gilis 18991 Flag of Greece (1822-1978).svg Apollon Smyrni - Izmir
3 MF Dimitris Gotis 18991 Flag of Greece (1822-1978).svg Apollon Smyrni - Izmir
4 FW Georgios Kalafatis 18901 Flag of Greece (1822-1978).svg P.P.A.O.
2 DF Nikos Kaloudis 18991 Flag of Greece (1822-1978).svg Piraiki Enosi
3 MF Apostolos Nikolaidis 18961 Flag of Greece (1822-1978).svg P.P.A.O.
4 FW Theodoros Nikolaidis 18991 Flag of Greece (1822-1978).svg F.C. Goudi Athens
3 MF Christos Peppas 18991 Flag of Greece (1822-1978).svg Piraiki Enosi
Vassilis Samios 0 Flag of Greece (1822-1978).svg Apollon Smyrni - Izmir
Ioannis Stavropoulos 0 Flag of Greece (1822-1978).svg P.P.A.O.

1952 Olympic Games

Head coach: Flag of Greece.svg Antonis Migiakis

No.Pos.PlayerDate of birth (age)CapsGoalsClub
3 MF Thanasis Bebis (1928-06-26)26 June 1928 (aged 24)10 Flag of Greece (1822-1978).svg Olympiacos
3 MF Giorgos Darivas (1926-03-12)12 March 1926 (aged 26)10 Flag of Greece (1822-1978).svg Olympiacos
4 FW Babis Drosos (1927-03-19)19 March 1927 (aged 25)10 Flag of Greece (1822-1978).svg Olympiacos
4 FW Pavlos Emmanouilidis 1929 (aged 23)11 Flag of Greece (1822-1978).svg AEK Athens
2 DF Youlielmos Arvanitis 1920 (aged 32)10 Flag of Greece (1822-1978).svg AEK Athens
3 MF Ioannis Ioannou 1931 (aged 21)10 Flag of Greece (1822-1978).svg Ethnikos Piraeus
2 DF Kostas Linoxilakis (1933-03-05)5 March 1933 (aged 19)10 Flag of Greece (1822-1978).svg Panathinaikos
4 FW Ilias Papageorgiou 1925 (aged 27)10 Flag of Greece (1822-1978).svg AEK Athens
1 GK Nikos Petzaropoulos (1927-01-17)17 January 1927 (aged 25)10 Flag of Greece (1822-1978).svg Panionios
3 MF Kostas Poulis 1928 (aged 24)10 Flag of Greece (1822-1978).svg AEK Athens
2 DF Ilas Rosidis (1927-02-03)3 February 1927 (aged 25)10 Flag of Greece (1822-1978).svg Olympiacos
1 GK Michalis Delavinias (1921-01-01)1 January 1921 (aged 31)00 Flag of Greece (1822-1978).svg AEK Athens
3 MF Babis Kotridis (1928-10-30)30 October 1928 (aged 23)00 Flag of Greece (1822-1978).svg Olympiacos
2 DF Andreas Mouratis (1926-11-29)29 November 1926 (aged 25)00 Flag of Greece (1822-1978).svg Olympiacos
4 FW Panagiotis Patakas (1929-01-01)1 January 1929 (aged 23)00 Flag of Greece (1822-1978).svg AEK Athens
4 FW Lakis Petropoulos 1929 (aged 23)00 Flag of Greece (1822-1978).svg Panathinaikos

2004 Olympic Games

Head coach: Flag of Greece.svg Stratos Apostolakis

No.Pos.PlayerDate of birth (age)CapsGoalsClub
11 GK Georgios Abaris (1982-04-23)23 April 1982 (aged 22)20 Flag of Greece.svg Iraklis
22 DF Aris Galanopoulos (1981-09-13)13 September 1981 (aged 22)10 Flag of Greece.svg Kalamata
33 MF Panagiotis Lagos (1985-07-18)18 July 1985 (aged 19)30 Flag of Greece.svg Iraklis
42 DF Evangelos Moras (1981-08-26)26 August 1981 (aged 22)30 Flag of Greece.svg AEK Athens
52 DF Spyros Vallas (1981-08-26)26 August 1981 (aged 22)30 Flag of Greece.svg Olympiacos
63 MF Ieroklis Stoltidis* (1975-02-02)2 February 1975 (aged 29)31 Flag of Greece.svg Olympiacos
74 FW Anestis Agritis (1981-04-16)16 April 1981 (aged 23)10 Flag of Greece.svg Egaleo
83 MF Konstantinos Nebegleras* (1975-04-14)14 April 1975 (aged 29)30 Flag of Greece.svg Iraklis
94 FW Dimitris Salpingidis (1981-08-18)18 August 1981 (aged 22)30 Flag of Greece.svg PAOK
104 FW Nikolaos Mitrou (1983-07-10)10 July 1983 (aged 21)20 Flag of Greece.svg Panionios
114 FW Dimitrios Papadopoulos (1981-10-20)20 October 1981 (aged 22)31 Flag of Greece.svg Panathinaikos
122 DF Christos Karypidis (1982-12-02)2 December 1982 (aged 21)00 Flag of Greece.svg PAOK
133 MF Fanouris Goundoulakis (1981-07-13)13 July 1981 (aged 23)00 Flag of Greece.svg Panionios
143 MF Georgios Fotakis (1981-10-29)29 October 1981 (aged 22)10 Flag of Greece.svg Egaleo
153 MF Miltiadis Sapanis* (1976-01-28)28 January 1976 (aged 28)30 Flag of Greece.svg Panathinaikos
162 DF Loukas Vyntra (1981-02-05)5 February 1981 (aged 23)30 Flag of Greece.svg Panathinaikos
173 MF Giannis Taralidis (1981-05-17)17 May 1981 (aged 23)32 Flag of Greece.svg Olympiacos
181 GK Kleopas Giannou (1982-05-04)4 May 1982 (aged 22)10 Flag of Greece.svg Olympiacos

* Over-aged player.

Olympic match record

29 August 1920Preliminary Round Sweden  Flag of Sweden.svg9 0Flag of Greece.svg  Greece Antwerp, Belgium
10:00 CET (UTC+1) Albert Olsson 4',79', Herbert Karlsson 15',20',21',51',85', Ragnar Wicksell 25', Albin Dahl 31' Stadium: Olympic Stadium [A]
Attendance: 5000
Referee: Charles Barette(Belgium)
15 July 1952Preliminary Round Denmark  Flag of Denmark.svg2 1Flag of Greece.svg  Greece Tampere, Finland
19:00CET (UTC+1) Poul Erik Petersen 36',37' Pavlos Emmanouilidis 85'Stadium: Ratina Stadion
Attendance: 4372
Referee: Axel Bjerregaard(Denmark)
11 August 2004Round 1 South Korea  Flag of South Korea.svg2 2Flag of Greece.svg  Greece Thessaloniki, Greece
20:30CET (UTC+1) Kim Dong-jin 43', Loukas Vyntra 64' (o.g.) Giannis Taralidis 78', Dimitrios Papadopoulos 82'Stadium: Kaftanzoglio Stadium
Attendance: 25152
Referee: Chigon Kim(South Korea)
14 August 2004Round 1 Greece  Flag of Greece.svg0 2Flag of Mali.svg  Mali Thessaloniki, Greece
20:30CET (UTC+1) Mamadi Berthe 2', Tenema Ndiaye 45'Stadium: Kaftanzoglio Stadium
Attendance: 17123
Referee: Carlos Torres(Paraguay)
17 August 2004Round 1 Greece  Flag of Greece.svg2 3Flag of Mexico.svg  Mexico Volos, Greece
20:30CET (UTC+1) Giannis Taralidis 83', Ieroklis Stoltidis 90'+3 Rafael Marquez 47', Omar Bravo 70',86'Stadium: Panthessaliko Stadium
Attendance: 21597
Referee: Divine Eveye(Cameroon)

Goalscorers

#NameCareerGoalsCaps
1
Giannis Taralidis
200423
2
Dimitrios Papadopoulos
200413
3
Ieroklis Stoltidis
200413
4
Pavlos Emmanouilidis
195211

Other appearances

Mediterranean Games record

Football at the Mediterranean Games
YearRankGPWDLGSGA
Until 1967 See Greece national football team
Flag of Turkey.svg 1971 6th301229
Flag of Algeria.svg 1975 9th4004313
Flag of Yugoslavia (1946-1992).svg 1979 4th5113812
Flag of Morocco.svg 1983 5th211021
Flag of Syria.svg 1987 4th521233
1991–presentSee Greece national under-20 team
Total5/51944111838

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