Striker widely regarded as one of Greece's greatest forwards; nicknamed "the Bulldozer."
He spent his youth career and the first year of his senior career with Atromitos Piraeus.
He played for Olympiacos from 1959 until 1970, appearing in 367 matches and scoring an astounding 225 goals.
His family was residing in Piraeus when he was born.
He was captain of the Greece national team during the 1968-1969 season, a role that Giorgos Karagounis would fill in 2009.