Antonio Nocerino, Robinho and Antonio Cassano struck to give AC Milan an easy 3-0 triumph at home to Palermo, who had goalkeeper Alexandros Tzorvas to thank for keeping the score down.
Beaten 2-0 by Argentina on Tuesday evening, Greece are out of South Africa 2010 and will be heading home with mixed feelings.
FIFA.com caught up with a handful of Greece's heroes on the eve of a make-or-break meeting with Argentina, finding the spirit light and breezy in the camp.
Criticised for his part in Korea Republic's opening goal, Greece's No1 Alexandros Tzorvas has claimed that To Piratiko has said that the squad will stick together no matter what.
The 2-0 loss to Korea Republic was a disappointing way to launch their FIFA World Cup challenge, but Greece say beating Nigeria is all that matters now.
Kostas Chalkias, Alexandros Tzorvas and Michalis Sifakis are waiting to see who will be named as the heir to Antonis Nikopolidis in South Africa.