Andreas Papaemmanouil

Andreas Papaemmanouil (Greek: Ανδρέας Παπαεμμανουήλ; 18 February 1939 – 1 March 2020) was a Greek former professional footballer who played as a forward.

Andreas Papaemmanouil
Personal information
Full name Andreas Papaemmanouil
Date of birth (1939-02-18)18 February 1939
Place of birth Neo Faliro, Greece
Date of death 1 March 2020(2020-03-01) (aged 81)[1]
Place of death Greece
Position(s) Forward
Youth career
1954–1958 Piraeus
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1958–1969 Panathinaikos 193 (80)
1969 Canterbury
1969–1972 AEK Athens 63 (7)
National team
1959–1965 Greece 16 (6)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only

CareerEdit

Born in Neo Faliro, Papaemmanouil began playing football for the youth sides of Piraeus. In 1958, he joined Panathinaikos F.C., where he would win five Alpha Ethniki and two Greek Football Cup titles in ten seasons.[2] He was released from the club in 1969, and played with Australian club Canterbury F.C. for six months.[3]

When Papaemmanouil returned to Greece in 1969, he signed with Panathinaikos' city rivals AEK Athens F.C. where he would win the 1971 Alpha Ethniki title during his three years with the club. He retired in 1972 at age 33. All told, Papaemmanouil made over 250 appearances in the Greek first division.[2]

Papaemmanouil made 16 appearances and scored six goals for the Greece national football team from 1959 to 1965. He made his debut in a 1–1 UEFA Euro 1960 qualifying draw against France on 12 March 1959.[4]

Papaemmanouil was selected amongst the greatest Greek football players for the decade of the 1960s from www.gazzetta.gr[5]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Andreas Papaemmanouil passes away at 81". AGONAsport.com. 4 March 2020. Retrieved 6 July 2020.
  2. ^ a b Kolokotsios, Lambros (20 February 2010). Αθλητικοί Φάκελοι (ΠΑΠΑΕΜΜΑΝΟΥΗΛ) [Sporting Capsules (Papaemmanouil)] (in Greek). Evrytania News. Archived from the original on 17 October 2011.
  3. ^ Apostolis, Lampos (27 September 2009). "Ο Αν. Παπαεμμανουήλ στο SPORT 24" [An. Papaemmanouil in SPORT 24] (in Greek). Sport24.gr.
  4. ^ Mastrogiannopoulos, Alexander (25 September 2004). "Greece - International Matches 1948-1960". Rec.Sport.Soccer Statistics Foundation.
  5. ^ Karamanos, George (11 November 2012). "The greatest Greek players of the 60's". Gazzetta.gr.

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