Dimitris Salpigidis Facts
Greek football striker
- Dimitris Salpigidis is popular as Salpigidis.
- He plays for PAOK FC and the Greek national footballteam.
- On June 16, 2010, it was officially announced that he signed a four-year contract with PAOK FC.
- He was the Greek Super League top scorer in 2006.
- He was the Greek Footballer of the year twice (2008, 2009).
- He came as a substitute and scored Greece's first goal in the 2012 UEFA European Football Championship, in the opening match against Poland. He made a goal against Germany in the knockout stage but his team failed to make it to the semi-finals.