Panionios beats Atromitos to trail Olympiakos by 6 points

ATHENS, Greece (AP) " Panionios trails leader Olympiakos by six points with four rounds left in the Greek league after beating Atromitos 2-1 Sunday.

Olympiakos beat Platanias 2-1 Saturday.

Giorgos Masouras put Panionios ahead in the 26th minute with a volley from inside the area, before El Fardou Ben Nabouhane made it 2-0 in the 52nd after a defense-piercing assist by Masoud Shojaei.

Atromitos pulled one back in the 66th thanks to a volley by Nicolas Diguiny, assisted by fellow Frenchman Anthony Le Tallec. The visitors had a few good chances to equalize, as did Panionios to widen the margin.

Also Sunday, Panathinaikos beat rival AEK Athens 3-2 away after squandering a 2-0 lead. PAOK defeated Larissa 2-0, Iraklis beat host Kerkyra 3-0 and Panetolikos drew with Asteras 1-1.

This story has been automatically published from the Associated Press wire which uses US spellings

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