1940 Football Championship
The 1940 championship was played in two phases: On the local level: Two round-robin tournaments were held: one in the south (Athens and Piraeus) and two in the north (one among the top three Thessaloniki clubs and one among clubs outside Thessaloniki: Iraklis Serres, Philippi Kavala and Aspida Xanthi). These were won by AEK, PAOK and Philippi Kavala respectively.
Next, PAOK played Philippi Kavala in the northern Greece finals:
On the national level: Home-and-away matches were played between the winners of the south and the winners of the north.