Greek League Cup

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The EPAE Cup, known as the Greek League Cup, a now defunct football competition, took place only once, in the year 1989–90 season. AEK Athens is the only winner of the League Cup, beating Panionios (3–3 and 3–1 on penalties), Aris (5–2), Levadiakos (0–0 and 1–0) and Olympiacos (3–2 in the final at the Athens Olympic Stadium, on 2 June 1990).


Road to Final

In the 1989-90 EPAE Cup, the participants were the 18 teams of the 1989-90 1st Division, while the qualifying matches and the final were single matches, except for the semi-finals, which were double. The event began in January and ended in June of 1990.

First Round
Olympiacos - Ionikos 3–0
Ethnikos - Levadiakos 2–2 (aet, 6–7 pen.)
Apollon Athinon - Doxa Dramas 1–1 (aet, 4–2 pen.)
Olympiacos Volou - Panserraikos 2–0
OFI - Apollon Kalamarias 3–0
Aris - Larisa 2–0
Iraklis - Xanthi 2–1
PAOK - Panathinaikos 0–2
Panionios - AEK 3–3 (aet, 1–3 pen.)
Extra Round
Aris - OFI 3–1 (aet)
Quarter Finals
AEK - Aris 5–2
Olympiacos - Iraklis 1–0
Panathinaikos - Apollon Athinon 5–3
Levadiakos - Olympiacos Volou 2–1
Semi Finals
Olympiacos - Panathinaikos 1–1, 2–2
Levadiakos - AEK 0–0, 0–1


1989–90 AEK
Olympic Stadium of Athens, Athens
 1. Flag of Greece.svg Fanis Kofinas
 2. Flag of Greece.svg Christos Vasilopoulos
 3. Flag of Cyprus.svg Giorgos Savvidis
 4. Flag of Greece.svg Stelios Manolas
 5. Flag of Greece.svg Takis Karagiozopoulos
 6. Flag of Greece.svg Pavlos Papaioannou
 7. Flag of Greece.svg Jim Patikas
 8. Flag of Yugoslavia (1946-1992).svg Toni Savevski
 9. Flag of Portugal.svg Flag of Greece.svg Daniel Batista Lima Sub off.svg 62'
10. Flag of Poland.svg Miroslav Okonski
11. Flag of Greece.svg Giorgos Christodoulou Sub off.svg 82'
12. Flag of Greece.svg Giorgos Peppes
13. Flag of Greece.svg Giorgos Famelis Sub on.svg 82'
14. Flag of Greece.svg Lambros Georgiadis Sub on.svg 62'
15. Flag of Greece.svg Antonis Minou
16. Flag of Greece.svg Panagiotis Pagratis
Flag of Yugoslavia (1946-1992).svg Dušan Bajević
 1. Flag of Greece.svg Ilias Talikriadis
 2. Flag of Greece.svg Stratos Apostolakis
 3. Flag of Greece.svg Kyriakos Karataidis
 4. Flag of Greece.svg Thodoros Pahatouridis
 5. Flag of Greece.svg Alexis Alexiou
 6. Flag of Greece.svg Panagiotis Tsalouchidis
 7. Flag of Greece.svg Nikos Tsiantakis
 8. Flag of Greece.svg Savvas Kofidis
 9. Flag of Greece.svg Vangelis Kalogeropoulos   Sub off.svg 64'
10. Flag of Greece.svg Sotiris Mavrommatis
11. Flag of Greece.svg Apostolos Drakopoulos
12. Flag of Greece.svg Nikos Nentidis
13. Flag of Greece.svg Minas Hantzidis
14. Flag of Greece.svg Ilias Savvidis Sub on.svg 64'
15. Flag of Greece.svg Alekos Rantos
16. Flag of Greece.svg Matthaios Gotzias
Flag of Greece.svg Kostas Polychroniou

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