Leonidas Andrianopoulos

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Leonidas Andrianopoulos
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Personal information
Date of birth (1911-08-10)10 August 1911
Place of birth Piraeus, Greece
Date of death 25 October 2011(2011-10-25) (aged 100)
Place of death Greece
Playing position Striker
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1927–1936 Olympiacos
National team
1929–1935 Greece 11 (2)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only.
† Appearances (Goals).

Leonidas Andrianopoulos (Greek: Λεωνίδας Ανδριανόπουλος; 10 August 1911[1] – 25 October 2011) was a Greek footballer who played as a striker.

Career[edit]

Andrianopoulos played club football for Olympiacos,[2] alongside his four older brothers.[3][4] Following his death, club president Evangelos Marinakis described him as a "legend."[5]

He also earned eleven international caps for Greece, scoring two goals.[6]

Death[edit]

Andrianopoulos died on 25 October 2011, at the age of 100.[7]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Λεωνίδας Ανδριανόπουλος, ένας άνθρωπος ευλογημένος από τον Θεό" (in Greek). 27 October 2011. Retrieved 27 November 2011. 
  2. ^ "Profile". Worldfootball.net. Retrieved 5 November 2011. 
  3. ^ "Πένθος για τον Λεωνίδα Ανδριανόπουλο στον Ολυμπιακό" (in Greek). Kathimerini. 25 October 2011. Retrieved 5 November 2011. 
  4. ^ "Πέθανε ο θρύλος του Ολυμπιακού, Λεωνίδας Ανδριανόπουλος" (in Greek). eNet. 25 October 2011. Retrieved 5 November 2011. 
  5. ^ "Vaggelis Marinakis: "Legends such as Leonidas Andrianopoulos live on forever"". Olympiacos F.C. 26 October 2011. Retrieved 5 November 2011. 
  6. ^ "Profile". Footballdatabase.eu. Retrieved 5 November 2011. 
  7. ^ ""Έφυγε" ο Λεωνίδας Ανδριανόπουλος" (in Greek). Naftemporiki. 25 October 2011. Retrieved 5 November 2011.