Rodrigo Modesto da Silva Moledo, Bryan Cabezas, Yacouba Sylla, Guillermo Federico Molins Palmeiro and Anthony Mounier were not included in the match squad of the Greens, along with Greek international central defender, Giorgos Koutroubis, who is expected to be released from Athens club in January.

Many absences for Panathinaikos ahead of Xanthi FC away match