Sokratis Papastathopoulos

Born: June 9, 1988 (age 27)

Height: 6'0.5" (185cm)

Hometown: Kalamata, Greece
Nationality: Greece Greek

Position: Defender
Team: Borussia Dortmund (no. 25)
Sokratis Papastathopoulos
Career History
Senior2013-Borussia Dortmund
International2008-Greece
Sports Mole has 92 articles about Sokratis Papastathopoulos. Articles 1 to 40:
Roberto Firmino strides confidently during the Europa League game between Liverpool and Augsburg on February 25, 2016
Team News: Roberto Firmino leads Liverpool attack against Borussia Dortmund
Liverpool draft in Roberto Firmino to lead their attack against Borussia Dortmund.
Apr 14, 18:56
Wolfsburg's forward Bas Dost of the Netherlands celebrates scoring the opening goal during the German first division Bundesliga football match VfL Wolfsburg vs Hertha BSC Berlin, in Wolfsburg, northern Germany on September 19, 2015
Team News: Bas Dost left on Wolfsburg bench
Dieter Hecking names Bas Dost on the Wolfsburg bench for the meeting with Borussia Dortmund.
Dec 5, 17:19
Dortmund's Serbian defender Neven Subotic and Arsenal's English defender Kieran Gibbs vie for the ball during the UEFA Champions League group F football match Borussia Dortmund vs Arsenal London in Dortmund, western Germany on November 6, 2013
Michael Zorc: 'No plans to sell Neven Subotic in January'
Borussia Dortmund are not planning to sell Neven Subotic in the January transfer window, according to sporting director Michael Zorc.
Dec 5, 14:12
Dortmund's Korean defender Park Joo-Ho (R) celebrates with his teammate Dortmund's Columbian striker Adrian Ramos after scoring the 2-1 during the UEFA Europa League Group C football match between Borussia Dortmund and FC Krasnodar in Dortmund, western Ge
Preview: FC Krasnodar vs. Borussia Dortmund
Sports Mole previews the Europa League Group C clash between FC Krasnodar and Borussia Dortmund.
Nov 25, 08:39
Netherlands' midfielder Arjen Robben (L) celebrates with Netherlands' midfielder Daley Blind (R) after scoring Netherlands' second goal during the international friendly football match between Wales and Netherlands at Cardiff City Stadium in south Wales o
Euro 2016 missing men XI
Sports Mole selects a best XI of the footballers that will not be playing at next summer's European Championships in France.
Nov 19, 12:24
Schalke's defender Dennis Aogo and Dortmund's Japanese midfielder Shinji Kagawa (R) vie for the ball during the German first division Bundesliga football match on February 28, 2015
Team News: Four changes apiece for Borussia Dortmund, Schalke 04
Borussia Dortmund and Schalke 04 make four changes each ahead of Sunday's Ruhr derby at the Signal-Iduna-Park.
Nov 8, 13:52
Greece's defender Sokratis Papastathopoulos celebrates after scoring during a Round of 16 football match between Costa Rica and Greece at Pernambuco Arena in Recife during the 2014 FIFA World Cup on June 29, 2014
New Borussia Dortmund deal for Sokratis Papastathopoulos
Greek defender Sokratis Papastathopoulos signs a 12-month contract extension with Borussia Dortmund.
Oct 26, 16:55
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
Dortmund's midfielder Ilkay Gundogan and Bayern Munich's defender Philipp Lahm vie for the ball during the German Cup DFB Pokal semi-final football match FC Bayern Munich v Borussia Dortmund in Munich, southern Germany, on April 28, 2015
Team News: Three changes for Bayern Munich as they welcome Borussia Dortmund
Bayern Munich make three changes for their Bundesliga clash against Borussia Dortmund at the Allianz Arena, with their title rivals making six.
Oct 4, 15:55
Bayern Munich's Polish striker Robert Lewandowski celebrates after the third goal for Munich during the German first division Bundesliga football match FC Bayern Muenchen vs VfL Wolfsburg in Munich, on September 22, 2015.
Preview: Bayern Munich vs. Borussia Dortmund
Sports Mole previews the Bundesliga action as Bayern Munich welcome visiting Borussia Dortmund to the Allianz Arena in Der Klassiker.
Oct 2, 17:10
Dortmund's defender Matthias Ginter (L) and Dortmund's defender Mats Hummels (C) vie for the ball with Krasnodar's defender from Iceland Ragnar Sigurdsson (R) during the UEFA Europa League Group C football match between Borussia Dortmund and FC Krasnodar
Live Commentary: PAOK 1-1 Borussia Dortmund - as it happened
Relive Sports Mole's coverage as Greek side PAOK draw 1-1 with visitors Borussia Dortmund in Group C of the Europa League.
Oct 1, 19:30
Dortmund's head coach Thomas Tuchel reacts during the UEFA Europa League third qualifying round second leg football match between Borussia Dortmund and Wolfsberger AC on August 6, 2015
Thomas Tuchel: 'Borussia Dortmund will not sign a right-back'
Thomas Tuchel insists that Borussia Dortmund will not sign a right-back following recent injuries to defenders.
Aug 22, 17:29
Dortmund's Gabonese midfielder Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang celebrates scoring the equalizer during the German Cup DFB Pokal semi-final football match FC Bayern Munich v Borussia Dortmund in Munich, southern Germany, on April 28, 2015
Preview: FC Ingolstadt 04 vs. Borussia Dortmund
Sports Mole takes a look at the preparations of both sides ahead of Sunday's Bundesliga clash between FC Ingolstadt 04 and Borussia Dortmund.
Aug 21, 17:01
Wolfsburg's midfielder Maximilian Arnold celebrates after scoring the 0-1 during the German first division Bundesliga football match between FC Nuremberg vs VfL Wolfsburg in Nuremberg, southern Germany, on November 23, 2013
Team News: Sebastian Jung, Maximilian Arnold return for Wolfsburg
Second-placed Wolfsburg make two changes to their side as they welcome Jurgen Klopp's Borussia Dortmund to the Volkswagen Arena.
May 16, 14:07
FC Koln's midfielder Kevin Vogt and Dortmund's Gabonese striker Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang vie for the ball during the German first division Bundesliga football match Borussia Dortmund v 1 FC Koln in Dortmund, Germany, on March 14, 2015.
Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang leads Borussia Dortmund attack
Jurgen Klopp names Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang as the leader of the Borussia Dortmund attack for the Bundesliga clash with SC Paderborn.
Apr 18, 14:00
Dortmund's defender Mats Hummels (R) celebrates with his teammates after scoring during the German first division Bundesliga football match against Hannover 96 on March 22, 2014
Team News: Mats Hummels returns for Borussia Dortmund, Marco Reus misses out
Mats Hummels returns to the Borussia Dortmund side for the visit of Borussia Monchengladbach, but Marco Reus misses out again.
Apr 11, 14:08
Juventus' midfielder from France Paul Pogba kicks and scores a goal during their Serie A football match Juventus vs Sassuolo at 'Juventus Stadium' in Turin on March 09, 2015
Team News: Paul Pogba back for Juventus against Borussia Dortmund
Juventus bring back Paul Pogba for the second leg of their Champions League last-16 clash away to Borussia Dortmund.
Mar 18, 18:41
Marco Reus of Borussia Dortmund celebrates his goal with his team-mate Ciro Immobile (R) during the UEFA Champions League Round of 16 match between Juventus and Borussia Dortmund at Juventus Arena on February 24, 2015
Preview: Borussia Dortmund vs. Juventus
Sports Mole previews the second leg of Borussia Dortmund's last-16 Champions League clash with Juventus at the Westfalenstadion.
Mar 16, 15:51
Dortmund's Japanese forward Shinji Kagawa during the German cup ' DFB Pokal ' final football match Borussia Dortmund vs Bayern Munich  on May 12, 2012
Team News: Shinji Kagawa returns for Borussia Dortmund against Schalke 04
Shinji Kagawa returns to the Borussia Dortmund side for the Ruhr derby against Schalke 04.
Feb 28, 13:42
Dortmund's head coach Juergen Klopp celebrates during the German first division Bundesliga football match Borussia Dortmund v 1 FSV Mainz 05 in Dortmund, Germany, on February 13, 2015
Team News: Borussia Dortmund unchanged for Stuttgart trip
Borussia Dortmund coach Jurgen Klopp names an unchanged side for the visit to Stuttgart.
Feb 20, 19:19
Dortmund's Japanese forward Shinji Kagawa during the German cup ' DFB Pokal ' final football match Borussia Dortmund vs Bayern Munich  on May 12, 2012
Team News: Shinji Kagawa returns for Borussia Dortmund against Freiburg
Shinji Kagawa returns to the Borussia Dortmund side as Jurgen Klopp makes three changes for the Bundesliga trip to fellow strugglers Freiburg.
Feb 7, 14:12
Dortmund's headcoach Jurgen Klopp laughs during an interview prior to the German first division Bundesliga football match FC Augsburg vs Borussia Dortmund in Augsburg, southern Germany, on August 29, 2014
Preview: Borussia Dortmund vs. Anderlecht
Sports Mole looks ahead to Anderlecht's trip to Borussia Dortmund in Group D of the Champions League.
Dec 8, 16:36
Dortmund's defender Erik Durm and Arsenal's English midfielder Jack Wilshere vie for the ball during the first leg UEFA Champions League Group D football match Borussia Dortmund vs Arsenal London in Dortmund, western Germany on September 16, 2014
Preview: Arsenal vs. Borussia Dortmund
Sports Mole previews Wednesday night's Group D Champions League clash between Arsenal and Borussia Dortmund.
Nov 24, 18:06
Greece's defender Sokratis Papastathopoulos celebrates after scoring during a Round of 16 football match between Costa Rica and Greece at Pernambuco Arena in Recife during the 2014 FIFA World Cup on June 29, 2014
Sokratis Papastathopoulos ruled out for two weeks with broken fibula
Sokratis Papastathopoulos will miss two games for Greece after suffering a broken bone playing for Borussia Dortmund.
Nov 10, 07:57
Dortmund's striker Marco Reus celebrates scoring during the UEFA Champions League second-leg Group D football match Borussia Dortmund vs Galatasaray AS in Dortmund, western Germany on November 4, 2014
Player Ratings: Borussia Dortmund 4-1 Galatasaray
Sports Mole rates the performance of every player after Borussia Dortmund's comfortable 4-1 victory over Galatasaray.
Nov 4, 23:04
Dortmund's striker Marco Reus celebrates scoring during the UEFA Champions League second-leg Group D football match Borussia Dortmund vs Galatasaray AS in Dortmund, western Germany on November 4, 2014
Match Analysis: Borussia Dortmund 4-1 Galatasaray
Sports Mole takes a closer look at the key talking points from Borussia Dortmund's 4-1 victory over Galatasaray.
Nov 4, 22:16
Dortmund's striker Marco Reus celebrates scoring during the UEFA Champions League second-leg Group D football match Borussia Dortmund vs Galatasaray AS in Dortmund, western Germany on November 4, 2014
Result: Borussia Dortmund secure place in knockout stages
Borussia Dortmund defeat Galatasaray to book their place in the Champions League knockout stages.
Nov 4, 21:37
Dortmund's striker Marco Reus celebrates scoring during the UEFA Champions League second-leg Group D football match Borussia Dortmund vs Galatasaray AS in Dortmund, western Germany on November 4, 2014
Half-Time Report: Marco Reus on target as Borussia Dortmund lead
Marco Reus fires Borussia Dortmund in front against Galatasaray.
Nov 4, 20:36
Dortmund's striker Marco Reus celebrates scoring during the UEFA Champions League second-leg Group D football match Borussia Dortmund vs Galatasaray AS in Dortmund, western Germany on November 4, 2014
Live Commentary: Borussia Dortmund 4-1 Galatasaray - as it happened
Sports Mole's live text coverage of the Group D meeting between Borussia Dortmund and Galatasaray.
Nov 4, 18:43
Dortmund's defender Mats Hummels and Bayern Munich's Dutch midfielder Arjen Robben vie for the ball during the DFB German Cup final football match BVB Borussia Dortmund vs Bayern Munich at the Olympic Stadium in Berlin on May 17, 2014
Preview: Bayern Munich vs. Borussia Dortmund
Sports Mole previews the biggest fixture of the German football calendar as unbeaten Bundesliga champions Bayern Munich host struggling Borussia Dortmund.
Oct 30, 17:32
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
:Finland's Jarkko Hurme during the Euro 2016 Group F qualifying football match Finland vs Greece in Helsinki, Finland on October 11, 2014
Result: Hurme earns Finland draw against Greece
Jarkko Hurme's second-half strike secures a point for Finland at home to Greece, who are still winless in their Euro 2016 qualifying campaign.
Oct 11, 21:40
Dortmund's midfielder Sebastian Kehl (L) and Arsenal's Welsh midfielder Aaron Ramsey vie for the ball during the first leg UEFA Champions League Group D football match on September 16, 2014
Half-Time Report: Ciro Immobile strike leaves Arsenal trailing
Borussia Dortmund lead Arsenal 1-0 at the break in their Champions League clash as Ciro Immobile's 45th-minute strike puts them ahead.
Sep 16, 20:35
Dortmund's midfielder Marco Reus celebrates scoring the 0-1 goal during the German first division Bundesliga football match FC Augsburg vs Borussia Dortmund in Augsburg, southern Germany, on August 29, 2014
Result: Borussia Dortmund bounce back by beating Augsburg
Marco Reus stars as Borussia Dortmund survive a late comeback from Augsburg to win 3-2 at the SGL Arena and record their first win of the new Bundesliga season.
Aug 29, 21:25
Dortmund's striker Marco Reus celebrates scoring during the UEFA Champions League quarter-final, second leg football match Borussia Dortmund vs Real Madrid CF on April 8, 2014
Half-Time Report: Borussia Dortmund on course for first points of Bundesliga season
First-half goals from Marco Reus and Sokratis Papastathopoulos put Borussia Dortmund on course for their first Bundesliga win of the season, away at Augsburg.
Aug 29, 20:21
Greece's Portuguese coach Fernando Santos is pictured during a group C football match between Colombia and Greece at the Mineirao Arena in Belo Horizonte during the 2014 FIFA World Cup on June 14, 2014
Fernando Santos: 'Keylor Navas was the difference'
Greece manager Fernando Santos feels that Costa Rica keeper Keylor Navas was the reason for his side's elimination from the World Cup in his side's last-16 defeat.
Jun 30, 04:25
Costa Rica's Colombian coach Jorge Luis Pinto gestures during a Round of 16 football match between Costa Rica and Greece at Pernambuco Arena in Recife during the 2014 FIFA World Cup on June 29, 2014
Jorge Luis Pinto: 'Our penalties were perfect'
Costa Rica boss Jorge Luis Pinto praises the quality of his side's penalties and keeper Keylor Navas in his side's victory over Greece in the last 16 of the World Cup.
Jun 30, 03:50
Greece's forward Georgios Samaras vies with Costa Rica's midfielder Celso Borges and Costa Rica's defender Oscar Duarte during a Round of 16 football match between Costa Rica and Greece at Pernambuco Arena in Recife during the 2014 FIFA World Cup on June
Player Ratings: Costa Rica 1-1 Greece (Costa Rica win 5-3 on penalties)
Sports Mole takes a look at who impressed during Costa Rica's penalty shootout victory over Greece in the last 16 of the World Cup.
Jun 30, 01:27
Bryan Ruiz of Costa Rica celebrates scoring his team's first goal during the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Round of 16 match between Costa Rica and Greece at Arena Pernambuco on June 29, 2014
Match Analysis: Costa Rica 1-1 Greece (Costa Rica win 5-3 on penalties)
Sports Mole takes an in-depth look at Costa Rica's dramatic penalty shootout victory over Greece in the last 16 of the World Cup.
Jun 30, 00:44
:Greece's defender Sokratis Papastathopoulos scores during a Round of 16 football match between Costa Rica and Greece at Pernambuco Arena in Recife during the 2014 FIFA World Cup on June 29, 2014
Result: Costa Rica book quarter-final place on penalties
Costa Rica need penalties to beat Greece and seal their place in the quarter-final stage of the World Cup.
Jun 29, 22:51
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1Bayern Munich31263274146081
2Borussia DortmundDortmund31235375304574
3Bayer LeverkusenB. Leverkusen31166950351554
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13SV Darmstadt 9831811123548-1335
14Hoffenheim30810123545-1034
15Stuttgart3196164663-1733
16Werder Bremen3187164363-2031
17Eintracht FrankfurtFrankfurt3069152949-2027
18Hannover3164212856-2822