Thanasis Saravakos

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Thanasis Saravakos was a Greek football player.

Saravakos was born in 1932. He played in the midfield for Panionios during the 1950s and 1960s. He was capped a total of 3 times during his career by the Greek National Football Team, the last time being against the USSR at age 33. Besides playing for Greece, Saravakos was also a regular for the All-Athens selection during the 1950s.

He was the father of Dimitris Saravakos who played in the 1980s and 1990s for Panionios and Panathinaikos.

Saravakos died on January 13, 2009.

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  • As Thanasis Saravakos played in the days when football was semi-professional in Greece, he also held a job as a railroad employee with SEK.