Kostas Orfanos

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Kostas Orfanos
Personal information
Full name Konstantinos Orfanos
Date of birth (1956-08-22) 22 August 1956 (age 62)
Place of birth Thessaloniki, Greece
Playing position Forward
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1975–1980 PAOK 124 (49)
1980–1985 Olympiacos 111 (20)
1985–1987 PAOK 25 (1)
1987–1989 Apollon Kalamarias 39 (6)
National team
1978–1979 Greece 8 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only

Konstantinos "Kostas" Orfanos (Greek: Κώστας Ορφανός; born 22 August 1956) is a retired Greek footballer.


He started his career at PAOK in 1975. He was a part of the team that won the Alpha Ethniki championship in 1976. In 1980, Orfanos joined PAOK's rivals Olympiacos winning three more championships in 1981, 1982 and 1983. He played for them until the summer of 1985 when he returned to PAOK. He ended his career in 1989 at Apollon Kalamarias. He played 394 league games. He earned 8 caps for the Greece national football team.


His brother is the politician Georgios Orfanos and his son is Dimitrios Orfanos. Orfanos family has roots from Agia Triada Evrytania.[1]




External links[edit]

Κώστας Ορφανός: «Διαμάντι» στο στέμμα του ΠΑΟΚ