1984–85 Alpha Ethniki

The 1984–85 Alpha Ethniki was the 49th season of the highest football league of Greece. The season began on 23 September 1984 and ended on 16 June 1985. PAOK won their second Greek title and their first one in nine years.

Alpha Ethniki
Season1984–85
ChampionsPAOK
2nd Greek title
RelegatedEgaleo
Pierikos
European CupPAOK
UEFA CupPanathinaikos
AEK Athens
Cup Winners' CupAEL
Matches played240
Goals scored663 (2.76 per match)
Top goalscorerThomas Mavros
(27 goals)

The point system was: Win: 2 points - Draw: 1 point.

League tableEdit

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts Qualification or relegation
1 PAOK (C) 30 19 8 3 54 26 +28 46 Qualification for European Cup first round
2 Panathinaikos 30 17 9 4 61 30 +31 43 Qualification for UEFA Cup first round
3 AEK Athens 30 16 11 3 58 29 +29 43
4 Olympiacos 30 17 8 5 53 23 +30 42
5 Iraklis 30 19 3 8 59 33 +26 41
6 AEL 30 14 7 9 55 35 +20 35 Qualification for Cup Winners' Cup first round
7 Aris 30 8 14 8 38 37 +1 30
8 Panionios 30 9 12 9 34 40 −6 30
9 Ethnikos Piraeus 30 11 5 14 35 47 −12 27
10 OFI 30 10 6 14 46 49 −3 26
11 Apollon Athens 30 9 7 14 30 40 −10 25
12 Apollon Kalamarias 30 9 6 15 24 38 −14 24
13 Doxa Drama 30 8 6 16 33 42 −9 22
14 Panachaiki 30 8 5 17 26 51 −25 21
15 Egaleo (R) 30 3 7 20 28 66 −38 13 Relegation to Beta Ethniki
16 Pierikos (R) 30 3 6 21 29 77 −48 12
Source: RSSSF
Rules for classification: 1st points; 2nd head-to-head points; 3rd head-to-head goal difference; 4th decision match.
(C) Champion; (R) Relegated

ResultsEdit

Home \ Away AEK AEL APA APK ARIS DOX EGA ETH IRA OFI OLY PNC PAO PAN PAOK PIE
AEK Athens 3–1 3–0 1–0 3–1 2–0 5–2 4–1 2–1 2–1 1–1 5–1 1–1 1–1 2–2 7–2
AEL 4–1 3–1 3–0 0–0 1–0 3–0 2–0 3–2 2–0 1–1 3–1 1–3 5–0 1–2 5–1
Apollon Athens 1–2 0–1 0–0 2–0 1–0 2–2 2–3 1–2 2–0 0–1 3–0 2–3 0–3 1–3 2–0
Apollon Kalamarias 1–1 1–0 0–1 0–1 1–1 3–0 1–0 1–2 1–0 2–0 1–0 2–5 1–0 0–2 3–0
Aris 0–0 3–3 0–0 0–0 2–1 1–1 3–0 0–0 2–4 0–0 2–2 2–1 2–0 3–0 2–0
Doxa Drama 0–0 2–2 0–1 3–0 1–1 3–2 1–0 0–3 1–2 1–0 2–0 1–1 0–3 2–2 4–0
Egaleo 0–0 2–2 1–1 1–0 1–0 1–2 1–3 2–3 0–2 0–3 1–1 0–2 1–1 1–2 5–1
Ethnikos Piraeus 1–3 0–3 2–1 1–0 2–2 1–0 1–0 1–3 2–1 1–3 3–0 1–0 0–1 1–2 3–1
Iraklis 1–0 1–0 4–2 4–0 4–3 3–1 1–0 2–0 3–1 0–1 2–2 3–2 6–0 0–1 1–0
OFI 1–2 1–1 1–0 1–2 1–1 3–1 4–1 0–0 2–1 1–2 3–1 1–1 4–4 3–1 6–2
Olympiacos 0–1 1–0 1–1 3–1 3–1 3–1 6–0 0–0 3–1 4–1 4–0 0–0 4–2 2–1 3–1
Panachaiki 1–1 1–0 0–1 1–0 0–2 1–0 2–0 1–1 1–2 2–1 3–1 0–2 2–0 0–3 3–0
Panathinaikos 3–2 2–1 4–0 1–1 3–1 2–1 2–0 3–1 2–1 2–0 1–1 3–0 4–1 0–1 2–2
Panionios 0–0 1–1 0–1 2–0 1–1 2–1 4–1 0–0 1–0 1–1 0–0 1–0 1–1 0–0 2–0
PAOK 1–1 4–1 0–0 3–1 2–0 2–0 3–1 5–2 1–1 3–0 1–0 2–0 1–1 1–0 2–1
Pierikos 0–2 1–2 1–1 1–1 2–2 0–3 3–1 2–4 0–2 2–0 0–2 2–0 1–4 2–2 1–1
Source:[citation needed]
Legend: Blue = home team win; Yellow = draw; Red = away team win.

Top scorersEdit

Rank Player Club Goals
1   Thomas Mavros AEK Athens 27
2   Nikos Anastopoulos Olympiacos 15
  Dimitris Saravakos Panathinaikos
  Thalis Tsirimokos OFI
  Håkan Sandberg AEK Athens
6   Christos Yfantidis Doxa Drama 13
7   Christos Dimopoulos PAOK 12
  Krzysztof Adamczyk AEL
  Kostas Batsinilas Ethnikos Piraeus
10   Giorgos Skartados PAOK 11
  Dimitris Mavrikis Panionios
  Vasilis Chardalias Panachaiki

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