Italy boss Roberto Mancini praised Italy’s second-half improvement as they booked their place in the Euro 2020 finals with a 2-0 victory over Greece.
Italy maintained their perfect record in Euro 2020 qualifying to book their place in next summer’s finals.
Lazio defender Francesco Acerbi is hoping Italy can deliver a memorable return to the Stadio Olimpico with victory over Greece to secure a place at Euro 2020.
Three men have been arrested on Greece’s Aegean island of Kalymnos for allegedly plundering ancient shipwrecks and removing more than two dozen intact pottery vases.
Alleged damp in a section of the British Museum housing the Parthenon Sculptures is an “insult” to the 2,500-year-old works, Greece’s culture minister has said.
Greece has formally ended the last remaining banking restrictions imposed four years ago during a financial crisis that saw the country nearly crash out of the eurozone.
Further reinforcements have been sent to firefighters battling a major forest fire in a nature reserve on the Greek island of Evia.
Firefighters backed by water-dropping planes and helicopters are battling a wildfire burning through a protected nature reserve on the Greek island of Evia for a second day.
Hundreds of firefighters battled three wildfires in Greece, where two villages were being evacuated as the largest blaze burned a thickly forested nature reserve on the island of Evia north of Athens.
Greece’s new government has picked the organising chief of the Athens 2004 Olympics to head preparations to mark the bicentenary of the 19th-century revolt against Ottoman Turkey that led to the creation of the modern Greek state.
A general strike in Greece against plans to extend austerity measures has halted ferry services to the islands and disrupted flights, public transport and other services.
Model Vogue Williams has debuted her baby bump, and confirmed she is expecting a boy.
A panel of archaeologists has granted a British TV crew access to an ancient site near Athens to film scenes for an adaptation of spy novelist John le Carre’s The Little Drummer Girl.
A television series adapting spy novelist John le Carre’s The Little Drummer Girl will not include scenes from an ancient site near Athens after a panel of archaeologists turned down an access request by the BBC and US-based cable network AMC.
The Greek government has criticised a decision by the country’s powerful archaeological council not to allow the BBC to film part of a serialised adaptation of a John le Carre novel in Cape Sounion, site of an ancient temple of Poseidon.
A new summer route has been announced from Aberdeen International Airport.
Richard Heard is a British lifeguard who has decided to help the refugees crossing from Turkey to Greece.
Pulse racing and sweat dripping, I sprint across a tennis court at Neilson’s Messini Beachclub on southern Greece’s Peloponnese peninsula.