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Sfairopoulos sent Papanikolaou to the locker room

08 Oct 2017 2017-10-08T22:32:12+00:00.

Antonis Stroggylakis

- 08 Oct 2017


Kostas Papanikolaou watched the final minutes of the Greek League derby between Olympiacos and Panathinaikos at the locker room since Giannis Sfairopoulos sent him away.

What drove the head coach of the Reds to benching his top defender ahead of the last stretch of the game? Papanikolaou’s protests to the referees that didn’t stop even when Sfairopoulos asked him to.