1957–58 Panhellenic Championship

The 1957–58 Panhellenic Championship was the 22nd season of the highest football league of Greece. Olympiacos won their 14th championship (5 consecutive) after an interesting race with AEK Athens and Panathinaikos. Compared to the previous season, the teams that participated in the final phase of the championship increased by 2 (12 out of 10) and resulted as follows:

  • Athenian Championship: The first 4 teams of the ranking.
  • Piraeus' Championship: The first 3 teams of the ranking.
  • Macedonian Championship: The first 3 teams of the ranking.
  • Regional Championships: The 2 winners (North and South group).
Panhellenic Championship
Season1957–58
ChampionsOlympiacos
14th Greek title
Relegatednone
European CupOlympiacos
Matches played132
Goals scored373 (2.83 per match)
Top goalscorerKostas Georgopoulos (15)
Biggest home winOlympiacos vs OFI Crete 6–0
Biggest away winPanionios vs Olympiacos 1–4
Highest scoringEthnikos vs PAOK 7–2

The qualifying round matches took place from 22 September 1957 to 15 January 1958, while the final phase took place from 19 January to 23 July 1958. The point system was: Win: 3 points - Draw: 2 points - Loss: 1 point.

OverviewEdit

Statistics of Panhellenic Championship in the 1957–58 season below:

Olympiacos won the championship.

League tableEdit

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts Qualification
1 Olympiacos (C) 22 14 5 3 40 14 +26 55 Qualified for European Cup preliminary round
2 AEK Athens 22 11 9 2 39 19 +20 53
3 Panathinaikos 22 12 7 3 35 19 +16 53
4 Apollon Kalamarias 22 11 2 9 33 27 +6 46
5 Panionios 22 9 5 8 35 32 +3 45
6 Proodeftiki 22 10 3 9 32 33 −1 45
7 Doxa Drama 22 7 6 9 30 32 −2 42
8 PAOK 22 5 10 7 32 38 −6 42
9 Iraklis 22 6 6 10 16 27 −11 40
10 Ethnikos Piraeus 22 6 7 9 31 31 0 41
11 Apollon Athens 22 7 4 11 30 38 −8 40
12 OFI 22 1 4 17 20 63 −43 28
Source: rsssf
(C) Champion.

Top goalscorersEdit

Rank Player Club Goals
1   Kostas Georgopoulos Panionios 21
2   Kostas Nestoridis AEK Athens 12
3   Dimitris Theofanis Panathinaikos 11


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