Greek football success belies hard times

National team enjoys continued success despite weakening of domestic league due to bankruptcy and match-fixing.

    Greece's national team continues to experience success despite a decline in the fortunes of the country's football clubs. Many Greek clubs that once spent millions buying top talent went bankrupt in the country's financial crisis, disrupting the sport.

    Al Jazeera's John Psaropoulos reports from Athens.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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