The 48-year-old Serbia National Team coach was at the top of Panathinaikos's wish-list along with PAOK coach Soulis Markopoulos.

It is believed after a meeting that took place last night, that Panathinaikos have taken the decision to hire Djordjevic as their new coach and an announcement is expected soon.

Djordjevic set to be appointed as Panathinaikos coach