Panathinaikos Thrashes Asteras 5-0, Wins for Giannena and Atromitos

first_imgATHENS, Greece (AP) — Panathinaikos scored four times in the first half en route to beating host Asteras 5-0 in the Greek league on Saturday.Panathinaikos caught Panionios in second place, 13 points behind league leader Olympiakos, which plays at AEK Athens on MondayVictor Klonaridis and Marcus Berg scored early within a two-minute span as a result of defense-splitting long passes.An unmarked Rodrigo Moledo headed in Paul-Jose M’Poku’s free kick, M’Poku himself latched on to a long pass and scored nine minutes later.The only goal of the second half came late, as Olivier Boumal hit in a rebound of Berg’s shot.Also, Atromitos beat Xanthi 2-1 and Giannena defeated Kerkyra 1-0.TweetPinShare0 Shareslast_img