SMILING THROUGH PAIN: David Moyes yesterday THE HILLS HAVE EYES: Everton players train in Athens yesterday Pictures by JASON ROBERTS PENSIVE: Tony Hibbert and David Moyes ahead of tonight's clash with AEK
S: IT'S SERIOUS Pienaar and Yakubu
An Athens court found him and two of his cousins guilty of massive fraud after AEK
were charged for construction work that was never carried out at their training ground.
Benfica, the first seeds, boast a squad containing the likes of Pablo Aimar, Nuno Gomes and Javier Saviola, while AEK
finished third in their domestic league last season.
Miller saw Nikolaidis score the winner in the big Greek clash between AEK
and Panathinaikos last week - and AEK
are aware of Liverpool's interest.
face the Moldovan side FC Petrocub at the Arena stadium in Larnaca in the first leg, with the Cypriot side favourites to progress to the next round despite the fact that they made just four signings so far, two of which are ineligible to play as they were signed too late to be registered with UEFA.
haven't played a competitive game and aren't great travellers.
did a commendable containing job in the first match but offered little going forward and failed to register an attempt on target.
are a top side but I think we frightened them and we put a hell of a shift in.
Two seasons at Eintracht Frankfurt followed before he signed a five-year contract with AEK
Athens last year.
While the two clubs have been in talks for several days, the deal was in danger of collapsing with AEK
wanting around pounds 3million for the 30-year-old and Benitez having only half as much remaining from his summer transfer budget.
chairman Demis Nikolaidis was furious at Rivaldo for blackening his club's name and has sued for pounds 4million.