Platanias FC

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Platanias FC is a football club based in Platanias, Chania prefecture, Crete.

Platanias was founded in 1931. They were first promoted to the D Division in 1985, the C Division in 2009 and the B Division in 2011. They made it to the top league by winning the 2012 B Division playoffs.



Colours: Red and White
Emblem: A red clover
Home Stadium: Maleme Stadium (capacity 1,200)

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The team's colours are red and white owing to the fact that they were made, during the German occupation, from Nazi German flags that were stolen by local inhabitants and sewn by the women of the village.