Olympiakos pulled off a stunning 3-1 Europa League win over AC Milan that put them into the round of 32 and sent the Italians crashing out as the remaining places in the knockout stage were decided on Thursday.
The loss marked the first time AC Milan were eliminated at the first group stage of a European competition since 2000-01.
All the goals in Greece came in a thrilling second half, with Milan defender Cristian Zapata scoring an own goal to make it 2-0 to Olympiakos in the 70th minute, before...
Former Manchester City and Barcelona midfielder Yaya Toure has left Olympiakos three months after rejoining the Greek Super League club.
Olympiakos said on Tuesday that the former Ivory Coast international's contract had been terminated by mutual agreement.
Toure, who was released by City after a limited role last season, chose to join the club where he won the domestic double in the 2005-06 season.
Yet the 35-year-old's second spell ended after just five appearances, with two coming in the league.
Substitute Patrick Cutrone netted twice in nine minutes to lift AC Milan to a 3-1 comeback win at home to Olympiakos in Europa League group-stage action.
Boosted by a 4-1 victory at Sassuolo in Serie A on Sunday and with forward Gonzalo Higuain returning from injury, AC Milan looked strong in the opening stages against Olympiakos and had an offside goal disallowed early on.
Miguel Angel Guerrero gave the visitors the lead against the run of play in the 14th minute with a deflected header.
Yaya Toure claims he rejected offers from other clubs in Europe, Asia and the United States to return to Greek Super League side Olympiakos.
The former Barcelona and Manchester City midfielder Yaya Toure made his name at the Piraeus club in the 2005-2006 season before embarking on his glittering career in Spain and England.
The 35-year-old said in a post on his official website: "It is an honour to be back at Olympiacos! When I left in 2006 I said I would come back and I am delighted to keep my...