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GREEK SUPER LEAGUE

2018/2019 Season

POS TEAM W D L PTS
8 FC Xanthi 2 3 1 9
9 Panionios 2 1 4 7
10 Lamia 1 3 3 6
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Iran government bars Masoud Shojaei, Ehsan Haji Safi after they faced Israelis

Iran has barred two players from national team duty for life after they faced an Israeli club in the Europa League, a government official said on Thursday.

Iran captain Masoud Shojaei and midfielder Ehsan Haji Safi each played 90 minutes in Greek club Panionios' home leg of the third-round qualifier against Maccabi Tel Aviv last week, after sitting out the first leg in Israel.

That violated Iran's longstanding prohibition on athletes facing opponents from Israel, a nation that is not recognized by...