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PAOK 2-1 home loss to Panathinaikos sees lead over Olympiakos shrink to 2 points

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ATEHNS, Greece — Abdul Ajagun scored one and created another as Panathinaikos secured a 2-1 away win over Greek league leaders PAOK on Sunday.

Panathinaikos' win allowed defending champion Olympiakos to come within two points of PAOK after beating Panthrakikos 5-1 also Sunday.

Ajagun opened the scoring in the 51st minute before Facundo Pereyra equalized for PAOK in the 64th. In the 79th, Ajagun crossed from the right, and striker Nikos Karelis netted at the second time of asking after his initial shot hit the post.

Panathinaikos moves up to fifth on 16 points, four adrift of second-placed Olympiakos.

Also, Giannena beat last-place Niki Volos 4-0, Kalloni won 2-0 at Panionios and Levadiakos vs. Platanias ended 0-0.

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