Football in Greece

Football in Greece is governed by Hellenic Football Federation. First official matches are played in 1927 year. National football team of Greece plays it`s first match in 1929. The national team qualifies 3 times for FIFA World Cup and 4 times for UEFA European Championship. Best performance is 1st place in UEFA European Championship. Greece is ranked 52nd in FIFA all-time table. Each year Hellenic Football Federation organize two big football tournament in Greece named Greek Cup where participate all clubs from all football divisions in Greece, and the other one Greek Super Cup – single match event between season champion and winner of Greek Cup. Greek league system includes total 4 divisions of football clubs. Top two of them are Super League Greece – highest football division, built by 16 clubs and Football League– second-highest football division with same number of clubs - 16.