Paschalis Staikos was born on the 8th of February 1996 in Drama. In summer 2009, he joined Panathinaikos' Academy. He plays mainly as a defensive midfielder, though he has tried in several positions. He is Panathinaikos U-20 team's captain. He debuted in the first team on the 7th of June 2015 at the match Atromitos - Panathinaikos 2-0, for the playoffs.