Egyptian forward Warda wins Greek Cup title

Ahram Online , Saturday 22 May 2021

Amr Warda helps PAOK FC claim their 8th Greek Cup title and their fourth in the past five years successfully

Amr Warda
PAOK Egyptian forward Amr Warda in action against Olympiacos in the Greek Cup final (Photo: PAOK FC twitter account)

Egyptian winger Amr Warda helped PAOK FC claim the Greek Cup title after beating recently crowned Champions and Cup title holders Olympiacos 2-1 in the final on Saturday.

The 27-year-old left- winger, ha started the game and was only substituted 10 minutes before the final whistle.

PAOK FC got in the lead when when right-back Vieirinha successfully converted a penalty kick in the 35th minute.

Midfielder Yann M'Vila scored the equaliser just five minutes after the break but forward Michael Krmencik had the final word scoring a 90th-minute winner to give his team a precious win and title.

It's their fourth title in the past five years and their 8th overrall.

Warda re-joined his former club PAOK from fellow Greek side Volos in the January transfer window and has made a fine impact since, netting three goals in 27 appearances in all competitions. His contract with PAOK runs until the summer of 2022.

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