Arsenal travel to Greece on Tuesday to take on Olympiacos in their final game of what has been a successful Group B campaign.

You can find out more about our opponents below.

Olympiacos FC

Full name: Olympiacos Piraeus
Manager: Leonardo Jardim
Club colours: Red and white striped shirts, red shorts, red socks
Nickname(s): Thrylos, Erythrolefki

Three facts about Olympiacos:

  • They have been Greek champions in seven of the last eight years
  • The club have triumphed in their last two home games against Arsenal
  • They cannot qualify for the knockout stages, and will go into the Europa League

Vassilis Torosidis

Vasilios Torosidis
The Greek international has been at the club for almost six years, having joined in January 2007. Torosidis can play at full back or as a winger, and has also been utilised in midfield. He was named Greek Football Player of the Year in 2010, and scored the goal that gave Greece their first ever win at a World Cup, in a 2-1 victory over Nigeria.

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4 Dec 2012