Soccer-New PAOK coach aims to give protesting fans reason to unite (Reuters)

By Graham Wood ATHENS, June 14 (Reuters) – New PAOK Salonika coach Huub Stevens has called for unity among fans after taking charge of the Greek club whose players said they feared for their lives last season because of regular protests. Greece striker Dimitris Salpigidis has said playing for the club, who clinched a spot in the Champions League preliminary round for next season, was like being “in the jungle” as angry fans protested and players had their cars vandalised. Dutchman Stevens, who has signed a two-year contract with PAOK, is hoping to create a team that fans can feel proud of. …

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