The Greek international striker Konstantinos Mitroglou, who could give Liverpool and Arsenal more depth, might transfer to Borussia Dortmund.
After recording a 3-2 victory on aggregate, French manager Didier Deschamps says he never doubted his side.
The European teams who qualified for the World Cup playoffs now know their fate, but who will come out on top and make it to Brazil?
The head of the European Central Bank has ruled out handing Greece a debt relief lifeline, hours after the head of the eurozone finance ministers admitted that Athens will need additional aid next year.
The Greek edition of the Mickey Mouse magazine has become the latest victim of the country's economic crisis after its publisher announced that it would halt the publication after 47 years.
In a rare outburst, German Chancellor Angela Merkel has said Greece should never have been allowed to join the single currency.
Because contracts are not being honoured, professional footballers are advised against signing for club sides in Greece, Turkey or Cyprus.
Daniel Radcliffe began the year shedding his wizardy image at a film festival, when he played Allen Ginsberg in Sundance hit Kill Your Darlings.
The European commission strongly refuted the withering criticism of the International Monetary Fund on Thursday, arguing that it had not mismanaged its handling of the Greek crisis.
The International Monetary Fund is to admit that it has made serious mistakes in the handling of the sovereign debt crisis in Greece, according to internal reports due to be published later on Wednesday.