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Greece beat Australia, Maniatis scores an amazing goal

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Greece National Team won 2-1 against Australia at the friendly game hosted in Etihad Stadium of Melbourne, with Olympiakos' midfielder Giannis Maniatis scoring with a wonder 55-meter strike at 21'.


Captain of AEK Petros Mantalos bagged his first goal with the National Team after an excellent counter attack at 8', while central defender of the Socceroos Trent Sainsbury scored the only goal of his side with a close-range effort at at 59'.

Right defender of AS Roma Vasilis Torosidis (83 appearances with Greece) had a post hit at 56'.

Greece: Kapino, Torosidis, Papastathopoulos, Tzavellas, Stafylidis, Maniatis (70' Tziolis), Samaris, Holebas (66' Christodoulopoulos), Mantalos, Bakasetas, Vellios (79' Papazoglou).