Siovas with Greece in 2013
|Full name||Dimitrios Siovas|
|Date of birth||16 September 1988|
|Place of birth||Drama, Greece|
|Height||1.91 m (6 ft 3 in)|
|Playing position||Centre back, Defensive midfielder|
|2009||→ Ionikos (loan)||11||(0)|
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 31 January 2016.
Early career & Panionios
He was born and raised in Drama, Greece and played in the local teams before he was scouted from Skoda Xanthi. He started his career at the youth team of Skoda Xanthi, from where he moved to Panionios in 2008. He spend the second half of the 2008–09 season on loan to Ionikos, where he made 11 league appearances. Since 2009 he became a regular central defender for Panionios, making a total of 33 appearances and scoring 2 goals during his last season with Neosmyrniotes.
On 15 June 2012, it was announced that Siovas signed a four-year contract for Olympiacos, having agreed with the club since January of the same year. He scored his first goal against Levadiakos F.C. in a 4-0 home win.
On 11 January 2014, Siovas during the daily training suffered a severe injury, being out of the club for the next four months according to doctors' estimations. In his debut season after his injury he helped his club to its 41st league title, the championship being sealed with five matches to go.
Siovas was a member of the Greek under-19 team who reached the final of the 2007 European under-19 championship, losing 1–0 to Spain under-19. Since 2008, he was also a member of Greece under-21.
He made his debut for the senior national team on 15 August 2012 in a friendly match against Norway. He is credited for being an aggressive yet skillful defender leading to a lot of praise by the Greek press.
He made his competitive debut for the senior national team on 16 October 2012 during Greece's 1-0 away win in Slovakia during the World Cup 2014 qualifying campaign. On 6 November 2015, Greece coach Michael Skibbe's first international selection marks the return of Siovas after almost two years, for the friendly games against Luxembourg and Turkey.
- "Ο Δημήτρης Σιόβας στον Ολυμπιακό (Dimitris Siovas to Olympiacos)" (in Greek). Skai TV. 15 June 2012.
- "Η Γκενκ θέλει Σιόβα και θα καταθέσει πρόταση στον Πανιώνιο (Genk wants Siovas and will negotiate with Panionios)" (in Greek). Athens: In.gr. 23 January 2012.
- "Dimitris Siovas joins Olympiacos". Olympiacos.org. 15 June 2012.
- Georgakis, Giannis (15 June 2012). "Ερυθρόλευκος και ο Σιόβας (Siovas a red-white)". To Vima (in Greek).
- "Σοβαρός ο τραυματισμός του Σιόβα, 3-4 μήνες εκτός". nooz.gr. 11 January 2014.
- "Olympiacos wrap up 41st Greek title". UEFA.com. 15 March 2014. Retrieved 27 July 2014.
- "Πρωταθλήτρια της καρδιάς μας η Εθνική Νέων, δεύτερη στο Ευρωπαϊκό πρωτάθλημα (Greece U19 champions of our hearts, second in the European Championship)" (in Greek). Linz: In.gr. 27 July 2007.
- ""Πέταξε" για Βιέννη η εθνική ποδοσφαίρου (The national team "flew" to Vienna)" (in Vienna). Athens: In.gr. 16 November 2010.
- Slovakia vs Greece 0-1
- Siovas, Tzavellas and Ninis return to the National Team
- "Dimitris Siovas statistics". Guardian touch-line. Retrieved 16 June 2012.