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Georgios Kostikos (Greek: Γιώργος Κωστίκος; born 26 April 1958) is a retired Greek footballer.

Giorgos Kostikos
Georgios Kostikos (1986).jpg
Georgios Kostikos (1986)
Personal information
Full name Georgios Kostikos
Date of birth (1958-04-26) 26 April 1958 (age 61)
Place of birth Tashkent, Soviet Union
Playing position Forward
Club information
Current team
PAOK FC (Scout)
Youth career
–1975 Pierikos
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1975–1977 Pierikos 51 (13)
1977–1986 PAOK 233 (78)
1986–1987 Olympiacos 20 (5)
1987–1988 Diagoras 19 (6)
National team
1977–1984 Greece 35 (3)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only

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Playing careerEdit

ClubEdit

Kostikos began playing football with Pierikos in 1976, and two years later he was acquired by PAOK F.C..[1] He played for PAOK from 1978[2] to 1986, before finishing his career with Olympiacos F.C. and Diagoras F.C..[3] He was one of the players that participated in the 1985 PAOK team that took the National Championship (A Ethniki).

InternationalEdit

Kostikos made 35 appearances and scored three goals for the Greece national football team from 1977 to 1984.[4] He also participated in UEFA Euro 1980.

Managerial careerEdit

After the dismissal of the former PAOK coach, Mr. Karageorgiou, Kostikos took over the team as a temporary coach. After Kostikos successfully led PAOK to qualify to the UEFA Cup Groups, PAOK's president Yannis Goumenos, announced that Kostikos will be the coach of PAOK. For the year 2007–2008 Kostikos managed Nea Salamina of Famagusta in Cyprus.

HonoursEdit

PAOK

Olympiacos

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Kolokotsios, Lambros (30 November 2010). Αθλητικοί Φάκελοι (ΚΩΣΤΙΚΟΣ) [Sporting Capsules (Kostikos)] (in Greek). Evrytania News. Archived from the original on 17 October 2011.
  2. ^ Mastrogiannopoulos, Alexander (24 April 2003). "Greece 1977/78". RSSSF.
  3. ^ Mastrogiannopoulos, Alexander (19 June 2003). "Greece 1987/88". RSSSF.
  4. ^ Mamrud, Roberto (29 October 2009). "Greece - Record International Players". RSSSF.

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