Kostas Manolas

Born: June 14, 1991 (age 24)

Height: 6'2" (189cm)

Hometown: Naxos, Greece
Nationality: Greece Greek

Position: Defender
Olympiacos' Greek defender Kostas Manolas celebrates scoring a goal during the UEFA Champions League Group C football match Olympiacos vs Benfica on November 5, 2013
Career History
International2013-Greece
Sports Mole has 66 articles about Kostas Manolas. Articles 1 to 40:
Miralem Pjanic and Konstas Manolas gang up on Karim Benzema during the Champions League match between AS Roma and Real Madrid on February 17, 2016
Reported Arsenal, Chelsea target Kostas Manolas holds Roma contract talks?
A report in Italy claims that Roma are in contract discussions with Kostas Manolas, who has recently been linked with Arsenal and Chelsea.
Mar 29, 11:19
Miralem Pjanic and Konstas Manolas gang up on Karim Benzema during the Champions League match between AS Roma and Real Madrid on February 17, 2016
Report: Roma reject Chelsea Kostas Manolas bid
A report claims that Roma have rejected a £31m offer from Chelsea for their Greek centre-back Kostas Manolas.
Mar 15, 17:03
Cristiano Ronaldo scores during the Champions League game between Real Madrid and Roma on March 8, 2016
Result: Real Madrid through to Champions League quarter-finals
Real Madrid book their spot in the quarter-finals of the Champions League with a 4-0 aggregate win over Italian side Roma.
Mar 8, 21:36
Real Madrid's Welsh forward Gareth Bale gestures as he celebrates a goal during the Spanish league football match Real Madrid CF vs Getafe CF at the Santiago Bernabeu stadium in Madrid on December 5, 2015
Team News: Gareth Bale makes first Real Madrid start since mid-January for Roma clash
Gareth Bale makes his first start for Real Madrid since mid-January for their Champions League last-16 second leg against Roma at the Bernabeu.
Mar 8, 18:41
Napoli's Spanish forward Jose Maria Callejon (R) vies with Roma's goalkeeper from Poland Wojciech Szczesny during the Italian Serie A football match SSC Napoli vs AS Roma on December 13, 2015
Result: Roma hold off Napoli barrage in draw
Roma hold off Napoli to earn a point as the two sides play out a 0-0 draw in the Serie A.
Dec 13, 19:03
Napoli's coach Maurizio Sarri looks on during the UEFA Europa League match between Napoli and Club Brugge KV on September 17, 2015
Half-Time Report: Napoli, Roma goalless at half time
Napoli and Roma are goalless at half time in their Serie A tie in Naples.
Dec 13, 17:54
Olympiacos' Greek defender Kostas Manolas celebrates scoring a goal during the UEFA Champions League Group C football match Olympiacos vs Benfica on November 5, 2013
Arsenal, Tottenham Hotspur battle for Kostas Manolas?
Arsenal and Spurs are monitoring highly-rated Roma centre-back Kostas Manolas, according to reports.
Nov 1, 01:40
Edin Dzeko (L) of AS Roma competes for the ball with Molla Vague of Udinese Calcio during the Serie A match between AS Roma and Udinese Calcio at Stadio Olimpico on October 28, 2015 in Rome, Italy.
Result: Roma crush Udinese to go clear at the top of the league
Roma sweep Udinese aside in a one-sided Serie A match.
Oct 28, 21:38
Northern Ireland manager Michael O'Neill after the Euro 2016 Qualifier between Northern Ireland and Faroe Islands at Windsor Park on October 11, 2014
Team News: Josh Magennis leads line for Northern Ireland in place of suspended Kyle Lafferty
Josh Magennis leads the line for Northern Ireland in place of Kyle Lafferty for their Euro 2016 qualifier against Greece at Windsor Park.
Oct 8, 18:52
Northern Ireland manager Michael O'Neill after the Euro 2016 Qualifier between Northern Ireland and Faroe Islands at Windsor Park on October 11, 2014
Preview: Northern Ireland vs. Greece
Sports Mole previews the Euro 2016 qualifying clash between Northern Ireland and Greece at Windsor Park.
Oct 6, 22:50
Kostas Manolas (C) of AS Roma celebrates Lucas Digne (L) and Radja Nainngolan after scoring the opening goal during the Serie A match between AS Roma and Carpi FC at Stadio Olimpico on September 26, 2015 in Rome, Italy.
Result: Roma score five to thrash Carpi
Roma put five past recently-promoted Carpi to secure their first win in four games in Serie A, as Mohamed Salah and Lucas Digne add second-half goals for the hosts.
Sep 26, 18:55
Kostas Manolas (C) of AS Roma celebrates Lucas Digne (L) and Radja Nainngolan after scoring the opening goal during the Serie A match between AS Roma and Carpi FC at Stadio Olimpico on September 26, 2015 in Rome, Italy.
Half-Time Report: Three quick goals give Roma lead against Carpi
Goals from Kostas Manolas, Miralem Pjanic and Gervinho give Roma a 3-1 half-time lead over Carpi in their Serie A clash, while veteran Marco Borriello pulls a goal back.
Sep 26, 17:54
Sampdoria's forward Citadin Martins Eder (R ) is congratulated by his teammate Djamel Mesbah from Algeria after scoring a goal during the Italian Serie A football match Sampdoria vs Roma on September 23, 2015
Result: Sampdoria end Roma's unbeaten start
Sampdoria win 2-1 at home against Roma to end the capital club's unbeaten start to the season.
Sep 23, 21:47
Roma's Greece defender Kostas Manolas, Roma's French defender Mapou Yanga-Mbiwa and Bayern Munich's Polish striker Robert Lewandowski vie for the ball during the UEFA Champions League Group E second-leg football match FC Bayern Munich vs AS Roma in Munich
Report: Chelsea to make January bid for Roma defender Kostas Manolas
Chelsea reportedly wish to bring highly-rated Roma defender Kostas Manolas to Stamford Bridge.
Sep 21, 20:12
Roma's Greece defender Kostas Manolas, Roma's French defender Mapou Yanga-Mbiwa and Bayern Munich's Polish striker Robert Lewandowski vie for the ball during the UEFA Champions League Group E second-leg football match FC Bayern Munich vs AS Roma in Munich
Report: Arsenal fail with Kostas Manolas bid
A report claims that Arsenal have failed with a £5.5m bid for Roma's Greek international centre-back Kostas Manolas.
Jul 19, 15:55
Roma's Greece defender Kostas Manolas, Roma's French defender Mapou Yanga-Mbiwa and Bayern Munich's Polish striker Robert Lewandowski vie for the ball during the UEFA Champions League Group E second-leg football match FC Bayern Munich vs AS Roma in Munich
Report: Arsenal make Kostas Manolas enquiry
Arsenal make an enquiry for Roma defender Kostas Manolas, according to a report.
Jul 8, 18:04
AC Milan's Dutch midfielder Marco Van Ginkel celebrates after scoring during the Serie A football match between AC Milan and AS Roma at San Siro Stadium in Milan on May 9, 2015
Result: Mattia Destro scores as AC Milan battle past Roma
Goals from Marco van Ginkel and Mattia Destro help AC Milan beat Roma 2-1 at the San Siro.
May 9, 21:42
AC Milan's Dutch midfielder Marco Van Ginkel celebrates after scoring during the Serie A football match between AC Milan and AS Roma at San Siro Stadium in Milan on May 9, 2015
Half-Time Report: Marco van Ginkel gives AC Milan slender lead at the break
Marco van Ginkel puts AC Milan 1-0 on Roma at half time of their match at the San Siro.
May 9, 20:34
Francesco Totti of AS Roma looks during the pre-season friendly match between AS Roma and Bursaspor Kulubu on July 21, 2013
Preview: Inter Milan vs. Roma
Sports Mole looks ahead to this weekend's Serie A clash between Inter Milan and Roma.
Apr 23, 18:08
Juventus' Argentine forward Carlos Tevez shoots a free kick and scores a goal during the Italian Serie A football match between AS Roma and Juventus at the Olympic Stadium in Rome on March 2, 2015
Result: Roma secure point against Juventus in feisty clash
Roma hold Juventus to a 1-1 draw in a feisty Serie A clash at the Stadio Olimpico on Monday evening.
Mar 2, 21:54
Roma's goalkeeper Morgan De Sanctis makes a save during the italian Serie A football match Roma vs Juventus at the Olympic Stadium in Rome on March 2, 2015
Half-Time Report: Goalless between Roma, Juventus
Roma are holding Juventus to a goalless draw in Monday evening's Serie A clash at the Stadio Olimpico.
Mar 2, 20:49
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Inflatable banana thrown towards pitch in Feyenoord-Roma game
An inflatable banana is thrown onto the pitch during Feyenoord's Europa league round-of-32 second-leg game against Roma.
Feb 26, 23:00
Roma's forward Francesco Totti celebrates after scoring a goal during their Serie A football match Verona vs AS Roma at Bentegodi Stadium in Verona, on February 22, 2015
Result: Roma held by Hellas Verona
Hellas Verona come from behind to earn a 1-1 draw against Roma in their Serie A clash at the Stadio Marcantonio Bentegodi.
Feb 22, 15:54
Roma's forward Francesco Totti celebrates after scoring a goal during their Serie A football match Verona vs AS Roma at Bentegodi Stadium in Verona, on February 22, 2015
Half-Time Report: Roma pegged back by Hellas Verona
An own goal from Seydou Keita cancels out Francesco Totti's strike as Hellas Verona and Roma go into the break level at 1-1 in their Serie A match.
Feb 22, 14:48
Parma's forward from Algeria Ishak Belfodil fights for the ball with Roma's defender from France Mapou Yanga-Mbiwa during the Italian Serie A football match AS Roma vs Parma at the Olympic stadium in Rome on February 15, 2015
Result: Roma stumble against Parma
Roma fail to break down Parma as their Serie A match at the Stadio Olimpico ends in a goalless draw.
Feb 15, 15:52
Adem Ljajic of AS Roma celebrates after scoring the opening goal during the Serie A match between Parma FC and AS Roma at Stadio Ennio Tardini on September 24, 2014
Half-Time Report: Roma struggle to break down Parma
Roma share a goalless first half with struggling Parma in their Serie A match at the Stadio Olimpico.
Feb 15, 14:49
AS Roma French coach Rudi Garcia gestures during their Italian Serie A football match against Sampdoria in Rome's Olympic stadium on February 16, 2014
Preview: Cagliari Calcio vs. Roma
Sports Mole previews the Serie A contest between Cagliari Calcio and Roma.
Feb 6, 16:11
Massimo Maccarone with his teammates of Empoli FC celebrate after he scored the opening goal from penalty spot during the Serie A match between AS Roma and Empoli FC at Stadio Olimpico on January 31, 2015
Result: Empoli dent Roma title hopes with stalemate
Roma miss the chance to move within four points of Serie A leaders Juventus after being held to a 1-1 draw with Empoli.
Jan 31, 21:46
Daniele Rugani of Empoli scres the goal 0-2 during the Serie A match between SSC Napoli and Empoli FC at Stadio San Paolo on December 7, 2014
Half-Time Report: 10-man Roma trail to Massimo Maccarone penalty
Massimo Maccarone fires Empoli into a 1-0 half-time lead over Roma, with both sides seeing men sent off during the opening 45 minutes of the Serie A clash.
Jan 31, 20:35
Manchester City's French midfielder Samir Nasri celebrates after scoring during the UEFA Champions League football match AS Roma vs Manchester City on December 10, 2014
Match Analysis: Roma 0-2 Manchester City
Sports Mole analyses the Champions League Group E match between Roma and Manchester City at the Stadio Olimpico.
Dec 10, 22:22
Roma's forward Francesco Totti celebrates a goal at the Khimki Arena outside Moscow on November 25, 2014
Match Analysis: CSKA Moscow 1-1 Roma
Sports Mole analyses the Champions League Group E match between CSKA Moscow and Roma at the Arena Khimki.
Nov 25, 19:38
Bayern Munich's forward from Netherlands Arjen Robben (C) celebrates with teammates after scoring during the Champions League group stage football match AS Roma vs Bayern Munich on October 21, 2014
Result: Bayern Munich make statement with Roma rout
Bayern Munich send a message to their Champions League rivals with a 7-1 hammering of Roma at the Stadio Olimpico, which continues their 100% Group E record.
Oct 21, 21:37
Bayern Munich's forward from Netherlands Arjen Robben (C) celebrates with teammates after scoring during the Champions League group stage football match AS Roma vs Bayern Munich on October 21, 2014
Half-Time Report: Bayern Munich running riot against Roma
Bayern Munich rip apart Roma in the first half of their Champions League Group E tie to take a resounding 5-0 lead into the break at the Stadio Olimpico.
Oct 21, 20:35
Kostas Monolas of AS Roma in action during the Serie A match between AS Roma and Hellas Verona FC at Stadio Olimpico on September 27, 2014
Kostas Manolas: "I never went to London"
Greek defender Kostas Manolas dismisses reports that he was in London for talks with Arsenal before he joined Roma.
Oct 20, 15:53
Bayern Munich's Dutch midfielder Arjen Robben celebrates scoring the 2-0 goal during the German first division Bundesliga football match FC Bayern Munich vs Hanover 96 at the Allianz Arena in Munich, southern Germany on October 4, 2014
Preview: Roma vs. Bayern Munich
Sports Mole previews the Champions League Group E clash between German champions Bayern Munich and Serie A side Roma.
Oct 19, 13:36
Northern Ireland's midfielder Kyle Lafferty celebrates with teammates after scoring a goal during the UEFA Euro 2016 group F qualifying gootball match between Greece and Northern Ireland at the Karaiskaki stadium in Piraeus, near Athens, on October 14, 20
Match Analysis: Greece 0-2 Northern Ireland
Sports Mole takes a closer look at Northern Ireland's historic 2-0 win away to Greece in Athens.
Oct 14, 22:34
Northern Ireland manager Michael O'Neill on the touchline during the World Cup qualifier against Portugal on September 6, 2013
Preview: Greece vs. Northern Ireland
Sports Mole previews Northern Ireland's trip to Greece on Tuesday as Michael O'Neill's men bid to continue their 100% start to Euro 2016 qualification.
Oct 12, 13:16
AS Roma French coach Rudi Garcia gestures during their Italian Serie A football match against Sampdoria in Rome's Olympic stadium on February 16, 2014
Roma boss Rudi Garcia fined £4k
Roma boss Rudi Garcia is fined £4k for his sending off in his side's 3-2 defeat to Juventus.
Oct 7, 04:19
Roma's forward Francesco Totti scores a penalty kick during the Italian Serie A football match Juventus vs Roma on October 5, 2014
Francesco Totti slams officials after Roma's loss to Juventus
Roma's Francesco Totti hints at a referee bias after their 3-2 defeat to Juventus on Sunday.
Oct 6, 02:39
AC Milan head coach Massimiliano Allegri reacts during the Serie A match between AC Milan and ACF Fiorentina at Stadio Giuseppe Meazza on November 2, 2013
Result: Juventus leave it late to beat Roma
Leonardo Bonucci's late volley earns Juventus a thrilling 3-2 win at home to title rivals Roma in Serie A.
Oct 5, 18:55
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