en European Handball Federation http://www.eurohandball.com Handball stories, news and interviews Tue, 16 Jan 2018 12:36:03 GMT Tue, 16 Jan 2018 12:36:03 GMT www.eurohandball.com Content Copyright by the European Handball Federation and EHF Marketing (c) 1994-2018 office@eurohandball.com European Handball Federation http://www.eurohandball.com 0 0 Champions League action from the EHF EURO and beyond http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029907/Champions+League+action+from+the+EHF+EURO+and+beyond LAST WEEK IN THE CHAMPIONS LEAGUE: The EHF EURO 2018 might be dominating the headlines, but there's plenty going on for Champions League clubs and players. Tue, 16 Jan 2018 07:40:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029907 16.01.2018 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029907 Stars leave (no) room for jokes ahead of EHF EURO http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029821/Stars+leave+(no)+room+for+jokes+ahead+of+EHF+EURO LAST WEEK IN THE CHAMPIONS LEAGUE: While Europe's premier club competition is on a mid-season break, here's a special EHF EURO edition looking at some of the players appearing in Croatia Wed, 10 Jan 2018 10:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029821 10.01.2018 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029821 New key visual revealed http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029810/New+key+visual+revealed NEWS REPORT: Passion, power, strength, challenge and team spirit are all present in the new graphic appearance of the VELUX EHF FINAL4 2018. Mon, 08 Jan 2018 17:54:52 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029810 08.01.2018 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029810 CSM Bucuresti win full set of medals http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029761/CSM+Bucuresti+win+full+set+of+medals NEWS REPORT: Complete Germany 2017 All-star team ply their trade in the Women’s EHF Champions League Wed, 20 Dec 2017 14:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029761 20.12.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029761 Trips to Barcelona, Zagreb and Flensburg on the cards in February http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029760/Trips+to+Barcelona%2c+Zagreb+and+Flensburg+on+the+cards+in+February NEWS REPORT: Match of the Week for Rounds 11 to 13 of the VELUX EHF Champions League have been confirmed Tue, 19 Dec 2017 21:50:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029760 19.12.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029760 New power shifts looming in the European club rankings http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029747/New+power+shifts+looming+in+the+European+club+rankings NEWS REPORT: While a pack of contenders is chasing a weakening position of Germany at the top in the men’s ranking, Hungary, Denmark and Russia are bound for a three-way race in the women’s chart Thu, 14 Dec 2017 12:20:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029747 14.12.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029747 Czech shooter and Spanish legend take monthly awards http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029746/Czech+shooter+and+Spanish+legend+take+monthly+awards NEWS REPORT: Thüringer HC's Iveta Luzumova and HC Vardar's Arpad Sterbik have been voted EHF Players of the Month for November and December Thu, 14 Dec 2017 11:20:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029746 14.12.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029746 Two fierce rivals to launch the 2018 schedule http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029741/Two+fierce+rivals+to+launch+the+2018+schedule NEWS REPORT: CSM Bucuresti will receive the defending champions Györi Audi ETO KC in the 2018 Women's EHF Champions League opener on Friday 26 January as playing times of all main round matches have been confirmed. Fri, 08 Dec 2017 09:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029741 08.12.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029741 All 16 Champions League clubs on court at Germany 2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029740/All+16+Champions+League+clubs+on+court+at+Germany+2017 FACTS AND FIGURES: The World Championship features 109 players from Europe’s premium club competition. France, Montenegro and Bucuresti top the rankings Thu, 07 Dec 2017 15:40:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029740 07.12.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029740 Two amazing VELUX EHF FINAL4 experiences up for grabs in a charity auction http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029738/Two+amazing+VELUX+EHF+FINAL4+experiences+up+for+grabs+in+a+charity+auction NEWS REPORT: Fans can bid for two splendid packages of the VELUX EHF FINAL4 2018 edition and support a good cause. Thu, 07 Dec 2017 14:50:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029738 07.12.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029738 Great games in history: One of the craziest comebacks ever http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029737/Great+games+in+history%3a+One+of+the+craziest+comebacks+ever 25 YEARS OF THE CHAMPIONS LEAGUE: Last Saturday, Telekom Veszprém HC got the better of PGE Vive Kielce. Back in the VELUX EHF FINAL4 final in 2016, the Hungarian side were on the road to doing the same, but then the match took a sensational turn. Thu, 07 Dec 2017 12:20:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029737 07.12.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029737 A big surprise awaits for FINAL4 2018 fans http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029726/A+big+surprise+awaits+for+FINAL4+2018+fans To mark 200 days to the VELUX EHF FINAL4 EHF Marketing has announced the release of more tickets to the biggest event in club handball Tue, 05 Dec 2017 13:30:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029726 05.12.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029726 Charity match day in the European top flight supports a good cause http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029729/Charity+match+day+in+the+European+top+flight+supports+a+good+cause NEWS REPORT: Handball fans can still bid for a VELUX EHF FINAL4 experience and help children in the developing countries. Tue, 05 Dec 2017 12:53:25 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029729 05.12.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029729 Emotional farewell to 2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029725/Emotional+farewell+to+2017 TALKING POINTS: The VELUX EHF Champions League is taking a break after the final matches of the calendar year have been played on Sunday. Let's take a look at some of the drama Round 10 provided us with Mon, 04 Dec 2017 13:40:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029725 04.12.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029725 Leon deny Velenje play-off berth in dramatic finish http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029724/Leon+deny+Velenje+play-off+berth+in+dramatic+finish GROUP C REVIEW: The Spanish side took the win they needed at Elverum to edge their Slovenian rivals, while Skjern confirmed top spot in the group Sun, 03 Dec 2017 19:20:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029724 03.12.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029724 Besiktas and Motor end group phase on a winning note http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029722/Besiktas+and+Motor+end+group+phase+on+a+winning+note GROUP D REVIEW: With the final standings already set, the teams from Turkey and Russia celebrated victories in Round 10 while group winners Montpellier suffered another defeat Sun, 03 Dec 2017 17:40:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029722 03.12.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029722 Nantes take MOTW against Barcelona http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029721/Nantes+take+MOTW+against+Barcelona GROUP A MATCH REVIEW: It was the first CL tie for the French side in the XXL Arena but it didn't affect them as an amazing performance for Dumoulin in goal inspired a huge win for HBC Sat, 02 Dec 2017 23:50:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029721 02.12.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029721 Sporting finish group phase with victory over Metalurg http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029720/Sporting+finish+group+phase+with+victory+over+Metalurg GROUP D REVIEW: After trailing by three goals at half-time, hosts Sporting CP managed to come back against HC Metalurg in the second half to secure a victory. Sat, 02 Dec 2017 23:21:01 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029720 02.12.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029720 Vardar breeze past Kristianstad http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029719/Vardar+breeze+past+Kristianstad GROUP A MATCH REVIEW: With tonight’s result, after nine months and 15 matches, Vardar remains unbeaten in the VELUX EHF Champions League. Sat, 02 Dec 2017 20:20:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029719 02.12.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029719 Plock's first win worsens Szeged’s poor run http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029718/Plock%27s+first+win+worsens+Szeged%e2%80%99s+poor+run GROUP A MATCH REVIEW: Winless Plock made the most of the terrible form of Szeged, who have lost three of their last four home games Sat, 02 Dec 2017 18:50:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029718 02.12.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029718 Veszprém defeat Kielce, Brest end losing streak, PSG win again http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029716/Veszpr%c3%a9m+defeat+Kielce%2c+Brest+end+losing+streak%2c+PSG+win+again GROUP B REVIEW: Veszprém comfortably defeat Kielce, Brest beat Celje at home, and Paris Saint-Germain earned another victory over Aalborg. Sat, 02 Dec 2017 18:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029716 02.12.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029716 60 minutes for a play-off berth http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029715/60+minutes+for+a+play-off+berth GROUP C+D PREVIEW: With Skjern focused to keep their first place, Velenje will try to earn at least a draw in Denmark to secure their play-off berth, with one eye on what happens in the Elverum vs Leon game. Fri, 01 Dec 2017 12:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029715 01.12.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029715 Vardar will profit from the MOTW in Nantes http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029712/Vardar+will+profit+from+the+MOTW+in+Nantes GROUP A/B PREVIEW: Vardar's nearest rivals in Group A go head-to-head while Veszprém host the duel of the disappointed. Thu, 30 Nov 2017 22:20:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029712 30.11.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029712 Kadetten finish on a high over Dinamo http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029713/Kadetten+finish+on+a+high+over+Dinamo GROUP C REVIEW: Kadetten ended a dissapointing season with a win, 27:25, against Dinamo. Thu, 30 Nov 2017 22:20:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029713 30.11.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029713 Scandinavian teams dreaming big http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029711/Scandinavian+teams+dreaming+big FIRST-HAND INSIGHT: Three Scandinavian teams have the chance to reach the Last 16 of the VELUX EHF Champions League this season, which would be a record – and for once, a Swedish side appears to have the greatest chance Thu, 30 Nov 2017 19:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029711 30.11.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029711 Velenje's Medved: "We are masters of our destiny" http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029708/Velenje%27s+Medved%3a+%22We+are+masters+of+our+destiny%22 FEATURE: The Slovenian side face an all-or-nothing game against group leaders Skjern in Denmark but the captain is confident that his team will reach the play-offs Thu, 30 Nov 2017 09:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029708 30.11.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029708 Sparkling derby sees Kiel earn important win http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029707/Sparkling+derby+sees+Kiel+earn+important+win GROUP B MATCH REVIEW: A fine offensive performance saw Kiel take the win in an emphatic fashion in the German derby against Flensburg, 33:30. Wed, 29 Nov 2017 22:30:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029707 29.11.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029707 Zagreb Lions overcome Löwen to snatch first win this season http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029706/Zagreb+Lions+overcome+L%c3%b6wen+to+snatch+first+win+this+season GROUP A MATCH REVIEW: With this win, Zagreb can still keep their Last 16 hopes alive. Löwen needed a draw to confirm their Last 16 ticket but with this loss, they need to wait. Wed, 29 Nov 2017 21:50:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029706 29.11.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029706 Balaguer: Barcelona represents ten years of my life http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029705/Balaguer%3a+Barcelona+represents+ten+years+of+my+life FEATURE: Spanish right wing capable of putting sentiment to one side as he and HBC Nantes prepare to face former club in Saturday's Match of the Week Wed, 29 Nov 2017 19:10:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029705 29.11.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029705 German derby to launch “round of dreams“ http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029697/German+derby+to+launch+%e2%80%9cround+of+dreams%e2%80%9c NEWS REPORT: The VELUX EHF Champions League and its charity partner Plan International join forces for a good cause this week. The final round of 2017 will be dedicated to the support of children's rights and needs in developing countries. Wed, 29 Nov 2017 10:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029697 29.11.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029697 All German sides play on opening night of Round 10 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029700/All+German+sides+play+on+opening+night+of+Round+10 MIDWEEK PREVIEW: Flensburg and Kiel meet for the 95th time while Löwen could earn their Last 16 berth by getting at least a draw at Zagreb Tue, 28 Nov 2017 17:50:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029700 28.11.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029700 The games that caught the eye in Round 9 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029698/The+games+that+caught+the+eye+in+Round+9 TALKING POINTS: There were some thrilling encounters in the ninth round of the VELUX EHF Champions League, and we take a closer look at a few games that stood out. Tue, 28 Nov 2017 17:20:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029698 28.11.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029698 Defending champions and Löwen play nail-biting draw, Kristianstad defeat Szeged http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029691/Defending+champions+and+L%c3%b6wen+play+nail-biting+draw%2c+Kristianstad+defeat+Szeged GROUP A REVIEW: Vardar extend their unbeaten run to 14 matches after a thrilling draw versus Löwen, while Kristianstad claim their first win against Szeged with the help of 12 goals from Lagergren Sun, 26 Nov 2017 21:20:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029691 26.11.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029691 High-octane 60 minutes sees Elverum narrowly defeat Dinamo http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029690/High-octane+60+minutes+sees+Elverum+narrowly+defeat+Dinamo GROUP C REVIEW: Effectively out of contention for a play-off berth, Elverum earn their fifth win of the season, 34:33, against Dinamo Sun, 26 Nov 2017 19:50:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029690 26.11.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029690 PSG stand strong, while Veszprém lose pace http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029687/PSG+stand+strong%2c+while+Veszpr%c3%a9m+lose+pace GROUP B REVIEW: First home defeat for Kielce this season against Paris, Flensburg conquer the Celje fortress and Aalborg take their second win Sun, 26 Nov 2017 19:20:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029687 26.11.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029687 Besiktas end Montpellier’s incredible winning streak http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029688/Besiktas+end+Montpellier%e2%80%99s+incredible+winning+streak GROUP D REVIEW: Besiktas become the first team to beat the group winners with a clear 33:28 victory in Montpellier on Sunday evening Sun, 26 Nov 2017 19:20:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029688 26.11.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029688 Skjern through to play-off but Velenje must wait http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029685/Skjern+through+to+play-off+but+Velenje+must+wait GROUP C REVIEW: Skjern earned their seventh win of the season, 31:26 against Leon, while Velenje have to wait for a play-off berth, after their sixth win Sat, 25 Nov 2017 22:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029685 25.11.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029685 Nantes book their ticket to the knock-out stage http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029684/Nantes+book+their+ticket+to+the+knock-out+stage GROUP A REVIEW: French side profit from a strong start to leave Plock behind Sat, 25 Nov 2017 20:10:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029684 25.11.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029684 Landin’s saves and Wiencek’s goals break Brest’s resistance http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029683/Landin%e2%80%99s+saves+and+Wiencek%e2%80%99s+goals+break+Brest%e2%80%99s+resistance GROUP B REVIEW: THW Kiel leave Belorussian champions clearly behind to earn two important points in the race for the Last 16 Sat, 25 Nov 2017 19:50:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029683 25.11.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029683 Russian Bears earn second victory, Motor dominate Metalurg http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029682/Russian+Bears+earn+second+victory%2c+Motor+dominate+Metalurg GROUP D REVIEW: Sporting never led in a game in which Medvedi impressed with their offensive prowess, while Motor beat Metalurg easily Sat, 25 Nov 2017 15:40:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029682 25.11.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029682 Kielce aim to stop PSG run in MOTW http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029681/Kielce+aim+to+stop+PSG+run+in+MOTW GROUP A/B PREVIEW: The French side have a tough away test in Poland, just like Vardar have in Germany. The rest of the matches in Round 9 are mainly about qualifying for the Last 16 Fri, 24 Nov 2017 17:20:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029681 24.11.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029681 Leon and Velenje face must-win games http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029680/Leon+and+Velenje+face+must-win+games GROUP C/D PREVIEW: Skjern, Velenje and Leon are likely to tough it out until the last second for the two play-off berths in Group C as the three sides will meet in the last two rounds Fri, 24 Nov 2017 15:30:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029680 24.11.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029680 Nightmare start for Saracevic as Barcelona find their rhythm again http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029676/Nightmare+start+for+Saracevic+as+Barcelona+find+their+rhythm+again GROUP A MATCH REVIEW: Zlatko Saracevic lost his first match as the head coach of HC PPD Zagreb when FC Barcelona Lassa came to visit in the opening match of Round 9. Thu, 23 Nov 2017 21:30:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029676 23.11.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029676 Gulliksen: “We believe in the chance as long as it is there” http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029672/Gulliksen%3a+%e2%80%9cWe+believe+in+the+chance+as+long+as+it+is+there%e2%80%9d INTERVIEW: Although Elverum Handball’s chances of proceeding from their group in the VELUX EHF Champions League only seems to be theoretical, their young right wing Kevin Gulliksen still believes in the potential for a miracle Thu, 23 Nov 2017 10:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029672 23.11.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029672 The eagle and the hawk http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029670/The+eagle+and+the+hawk BLOG: Tom looks ahead to the clash of two titans in form of fables - a very interesting look at Round 9 Match of the Week between Kielce & PSG Wed, 22 Nov 2017 18:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029670 22.11.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029670 Saracevic can end his personal Barcelona curse http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029671/Saracevic+can+end+his+personal+Barcelona+curse MIDWEEK PREVIEW: Zagreb’s new coach has already lost three Champions League finals against the club he faces in this first tie as boss Wed, 22 Nov 2017 16:50:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029671 22.11.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029671 Kamenica replaced as Zagreb coach by Zlatko Saracevic http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029663/Kamenica+replaced+as+Zagreb+coach+by+Zlatko+Saracevic NEWS REPORT: Kasim Kamenica has left the Croatian champions and former assistant coach will try to guide them into the VELUX EHF Champions League Last 16 Tue, 21 Nov 2017 14:10:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029663 21.11.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029663 VELUX EHF FINAL4 is the people’s choice http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029662/VELUX+EHF+FINAL4+is+the+people%e2%80%99s+choice NEWS REPORT: Europe's top handball event win prestigious industry award at BEA World Festival in Porto for its 'Always Moving' show concept Tue, 21 Nov 2017 14:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029662 21.11.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029662 Dmitry Zhitnikov: "I am always eager to learn something new" http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029658/Dmitry+Zhitnikov%3a+%22I+am+always+eager+to+learn+something+new%22 FEATURE: The Russian playmaker moved to Szeged in the offseason to further improve himself, and now he wants to reach the VELUX EHF FINAL4 with the Hungarian side Tue, 21 Nov 2017 10:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029658 21.11.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029658 Things we know after the group matches http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029657/Things+we+know+after+the+group+matches TALKING POINTS: The Women's EHF Champions League Group Matches are complete, and with the main round teams identified we take a look at the stats and facts. Mon, 20 Nov 2017 17:10:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029657 20.11.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029657 Six teams that impressed the most http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029656/Six+teams+that+impressed+the+most TALKING POINTS: We take a look at six sides that stood out in the eighth round of the VELUX EHF Champions League Group Phase Mon, 20 Nov 2017 14:50:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029656 20.11.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029656 CSM and Vardar claim pole positions in their main round groups http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029655/CSM+and+Vardar+claim+pole+positions+in+their+main+round+groups NEWS REPORT: The provisional travel plan of all 12 main round teams has been set as last season's finalists sit atop their respective groups. Mon, 20 Nov 2017 14:44:52 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029655 20.11.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029655 Montpellier win their eighth group game http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029645/Montpellier+win+their+eighth+group+game GROUP D REVIEW: Montpellier defeat bottom-place Chekhovskie Medvedi in convincing fashion, to claim their eighth win so far this season. Sun, 19 Nov 2017 21:14:42 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029645 19.11.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029645 Szeged upset Barcelona while Nantes edge Zagreb http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029644/Szeged+upset+Barcelona+while+Nantes+edge+Zagreb GROUP A REVIEW: The Hungarian hosts celebrated a rare victory over the Spanish powerhouse on an exciting day of Round 8 action full of close matches Sun, 19 Nov 2017 21:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029644 19.11.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029644 Flensburg easy, Kiel lucky as German sides take all points on Sunday http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029643/Flensburg+easy%2c+Kiel+lucky+as+German+sides+take+all+points+on+Sunday GROUP B REVIEW: Brest are left chanceless in Flensburg, while Ekberg’s buzzer beater in Celje earns THW their first away victory Sun, 19 Nov 2017 19:20:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029643 19.11.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029643 Skjern defeat Elverum with flawless performance http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029641/Skjern+defeat+Elverum+with+flawless+performance GROUP C REVIEW: Another excellent offensive performance saw Skjern edge closer to a play-off berth, after their sixth win of the season, where they won 35:25 against Elverum. Sun, 19 Nov 2017 18:36:35 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029641 19.11.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029641 Stunning finish lifts NFH past Krim; CSM steamroll Gdynia http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029642/Stunning+finish+lifts+NFH+past+Krim%3b+CSM+steamroll+Gdynia GROUP A REVIEW: NFH earn a spectacular 28:26 win against Krim to start the main round with four points, while CSM cruise past Gdynia and finish with a clear 34:22 victory Sun, 19 Nov 2017 18:30:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029642 19.11.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029642 Metz win Group D in convincing style http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029640/Metz+win+Group+D+in+convincing+style GROUP D REVIEW: Metz Handball proceed to the main round as winners of Group D after clear home win against Bietigheim. Sun, 19 Nov 2017 17:28:22 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029640 19.11.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029640 Larvik crash out as defeat to FTC sends THC through http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029639/Larvik+crash+out+as+defeat+to+FTC+sends+THC+through GROUP C REVIEW: The Norwegian side's loss to Ferencvaros leave them in fourth place, with Thüringer HC claiming the final open spot in the main round Sun, 19 Nov 2017 17:10:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029639 19.11.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029639 Buducnost overcome shaky first half to clinch main round beth http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029637/Buducnost+overcome+shaky+first+half+to+clinch+main+round+beth GROUP D REVIEW: Vipers Kristiansand were dominating the first half against Buducnost, but the home team came back strong for the last 30 minutes. Sat, 18 Nov 2017 21:55:31 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029637 18.11.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029637 Vardar tame the lions to extend their winning streak http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029636/Vardar+tame+the+lions+to+extend+their+winning+streak GROUP A REVIEW: After the 30:26 win against the German champions in the Match of the Week, Skopje consolidate their position on the top of Group A. Sat, 18 Nov 2017 20:16:12 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029636 18.11.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029636 Paris conquer Veszprém’s fortress, Kielce take lucky win http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029635/Paris+conquer+Veszpr%c3%a9m%e2%80%99s+fortress%2c+Kielce+take+lucky+win GROUP B REVIEW: After beating Veszprém at home, Paris are now the favourites to win Group B, while Kielce narrowly hold on to victory over Aalborg Sat, 18 Nov 2017 18:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029635 18.11.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029635 Györ and Rostov finish off in style http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029634/Gy%c3%b6r+and+Rostov+finish+off+in+style GROUP B REVIEW: Györi Audi ETO KC cruised past Brest Bretagne Handball, while Rostov-Don beat FC Midtjylland in Round 6 of the EHF Champions League group phase Sat, 18 Nov 2017 17:40:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029634 18.11.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029634 Besiktas go past Metalurg as Motor progress http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029633/Besiktas+go+past+Metalurg+as+Motor+progress GROUP D REVIEW: Besiktas earned their third win of the season, after dominating against Metalurg, while Motor delivered a necessary victory to proceed to the knockout round Sat, 18 Nov 2017 16:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029633 18.11.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029633 Vardar sail into main round with maximum points http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029632/Vardar+sail+into+main+round+with+maximum+points GROUP C REVIEW: Macedonian giants HC Vardar will take a maximum eight points into the main round, after a comprehensive win over Thüringer HC completed their perfect group stage campaign. Fri, 17 Nov 2017 21:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029632 17.11.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029632 Scandinavian derby will bring the answers http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029631/Scandinavian+derby+will+bring+the+answers GROUP C/D PREVIEW: Skjern and Elverum meet with little room for error for either team as the business end of the group phase is here Fri, 17 Nov 2017 11:50:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029631 17.11.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029631 Veszprém and Vardar control their fate http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029630/Veszpr%c3%a9m+and+Vardar+control+their+fate GROUP A/B PREVIEW: Veszprém and record-breaking Vardar host the top matches of the weekend, which bring the frontrunners in each group together Fri, 17 Nov 2017 10:40:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029630 17.11.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029630 Four teams compete for last two main round spots http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029629/Four+teams+compete+for+last+two+main+round+spots ROUND PREVIEW: Two berths for the Women's EHF Champions League Main Round are still up for the grabs when the group matches come to an end this weekend Fri, 17 Nov 2017 10:30:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029629 17.11.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029629 Scrappy win sees Leon level with Skjern and Velenje at the top http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029627/Scrappy+win+sees+Leon+level+with+Skjern+and+Velenje+at+the+top GROUP C MID-WEEK REVIEW: Leon lead by nine goals in the first half only to collapse in the second, but manage to scrape a one-goal win against Kadetten, while Velenje brush off Dinamo Thu, 16 Nov 2017 22:30:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029627 16.11.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029627 Wind of change in Norway http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029622/Wind+of+change+in+Norway FIRST-HAND INSIGHT: This season may be the first one in many years without any Norwegian team making it past the group matches of the Women’s EHF Champions League. We take a look at the reasons and how the future looks for women’s club handball in Norway. Thu, 16 Nov 2017 13:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029622 16.11.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029622 A Japanese winger who found a home in Denmark http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029624/A+Japanese+winger+who+found+a+home+in+Denmark AROUND THE WORLD: Japanese international Ayaka Ikehara feels good with Danish Champions Nykøbing Falster and she gets great support from her new club. Thu, 16 Nov 2017 13:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029624 16.11.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029624 Schmid: Sometimes it is my job to make the difference http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029621/Schmid%3a+Sometimes+it+is+my+job+to+make+the+difference INTERVIEW OF THE WEEK: Rhein-Neckar Löwen’s attacking mastermind Andy Schmid speaks about the growing number of top clubs, his Swiss fate and the upcoming Match of the Week in Skopje Thu, 16 Nov 2017 09:50:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029621 16.11.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029621 Homecomer Anders Eggert as ambitious as ever http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029617/Homecomer+Anders+Eggert+as+ambitious+as+ever FEATURE: The Danish veteran is enjoying his new handball life at Skjern Håndbold and looks forward to the Scandinavian must-win derby against Elverum Wed, 15 Nov 2017 15:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029617 15.11.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029617 Malus: We will bite strong once again http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029616/Malus%3a+We+will+bite+strong+once+again FEATURE: Rising Slovenian star Jaka Malus was top scorer when Celje defeated Kiel in Sparkassen Arena in Round 7, and looks forward to a repeat performance against the German giants on Sunday Wed, 15 Nov 2017 12:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029616 15.11.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029616 Decisive games for Velenje, Kadetten and Leon http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029613/Decisive+games+for+Velenje%2c+Kadetten+and+Leon MID-WEEK PREVIEW: A loss against Leon on Thursday could see Kadetten out of contention for a play-off spot, while Velenje eye a win against already-eliminated Dinamo Wed, 15 Nov 2017 09:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029613 15.11.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029613 Accambray becomes "a really happy man" in Veszprém http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029614/Accambray+becomes+%22a+really+happy+man%22+in+Veszpr%c3%a9m FEATURE: After leaving Paris SG in disappointment after three seasons, the French left back has settled well in Hungary. On Saturday he plays his former club for a second time within a week Tue, 14 Nov 2017 15:10:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029614 14.11.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029614 What we know after Round 5 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029612/What+we+know+after+Round+5 TALKING POINTS: With only the last round of group matches still to be played, it is time to draw some conclusions and separate the excellent teams from the good teams Tue, 14 Nov 2017 12:50:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029612 14.11.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029612 Where they stand now and where they go next http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029610/Where+they+stand+now+and+where+they+go+next TALKING POINTS: All teams in the VELUX EHF Champions League have played seven games. Time to take a look at the four groups and make some predictions Mon, 13 Nov 2017 16:40:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029610 13.11.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029610 Second draw in the Barcelona vs Löwen duel http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029607/Second+draw+in+the+Barcelona+vs+L%c3%b6wen+duel GROUP A REVIEW: After a thrilling match in Palau, the German champions remain unbeaten, while the hosts gave away their first home point since 2015 Sun, 12 Nov 2017 21:10:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029607 12.11.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029607 Bietigheim confirm main round berth with clear win http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029606/Bietigheim+confirm+main+round+berth+with+clear+win GROUP D REVIEW: The German champions moved into second place in the group after they avenged their opening-round defeat against Buducnost Sun, 12 Nov 2017 20:50:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029606 12.11.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029606 Veszprém suffer first defeat in MOTW, Kielce and Celje have away wins http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029605/Veszpr%c3%a9m+suffer+first+defeat+in+MOTW%2c+Kielce+and+Celje+have+away+wins GROUP B REVIEW: PSG go top of the group after winning Match of the Week, while Celje cause the upset of the round by beating Kiel on home court Sun, 12 Nov 2017 20:10:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029605 12.11.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029605 Larvik boost main round chance with first win http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029603/Larvik+boost+main+round+chance+with+first+win GROUP C REVIEW: After four straight defeats, the Norwegian side can still hope to advance from their group thanks to a three-goal away win against Thüringer HC Sun, 12 Nov 2017 16:10:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029603 12.11.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029603 Leon victory adds even more spice to Group C http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029601/Leon+victory+adds+even+more+spice+to+Group+C GROUP C REVIEW: The Spanish side saw off Gorenje in the group’s only match on Saturday, leaving three teams within two points from leaders Skjern Sat, 11 Nov 2017 21:30:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029601 11.11.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029601 Nantes take impressive win in Hungary http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029600/Nantes+take+impressive+win+in+Hungary GROUP A REVIEW: The French side continued their remarkable campaign with a clear win at Szeged, while IFK Kristianstad finally got their first win of the season and Vardar cannot stop winning Sat, 11 Nov 2017 20:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029600 11.11.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029600 Brest again without point against German side http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029599/Brest+again+without+point+against+German+side GROUP B REVIEW: Flensburg take important win at Meshkov and against former teammate Petar Djordjic Sat, 11 Nov 2017 19:30:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029599 11.11.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029599 Györ open lead at top as Rostov progress http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029598/Gy%c3%b6r+open+lead+at+top+as+Rostov+progress GROUP B REVIEW: Rostov-Don secured a spot in the Women’s EHF Champions League Main Round, while Györi Audi ETO KC beat FC Midtjylland in the clash of group leaders Sat, 11 Nov 2017 18:40:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029598 11.11.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029598 Mission completed for CSM with win against Krim http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029597/Mission+completed+for+CSM+with+win+against+Krim GROUP A REVIEW: CSM will start the main round with six points after they took a hard-fought win over Krim in Slovenia Sat, 11 Nov 2017 17:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029597 11.11.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029597 Motor earn important draw, Sporting takes convincing win http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029596/Motor+earn+important+draw%2c+Sporting+takes+convincing+win GROUP D REVIEW: Sergey Shelmenko was Zaporozhye's hero after tying the game against Chekhovskie Medvedi with two seconds left, and Sporting clearly outscored Besiktas Sat, 11 Nov 2017 16:40:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029596 11.11.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029596 Resilient Vardar keep winning streak intact http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029595/Resilient+Vardar+keep+winning+streak+intact GROUP C REVIEW: The Macedonian giants racked up their fifth successive win and added two more points to their main round tally with a gritty display against FTC in Hungary Sat, 11 Nov 2017 15:30:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029595 11.11.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029595 Metz advance after hard-fought win in Norway http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029594/Metz+advance+after+hard-fought+win+in+Norway GROUP D REVIEW: The French group leaders clinched their main round berth through a three-goal away win against Vipers Kristiansand Fri, 10 Nov 2017 21:20:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029594 10.11.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029594 Nykøbing down Gdynia to earn main round berth http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029593/Nyk%c3%b8bing+down+Gdynia+to+earn+main+round+berth GROUP A REVIEW: The Danish champions acquired a safe passage to the Women’s EHF Champions League Main Round as Johanna Westberg helped them outscore Gdynia 36:28 Fri, 10 Nov 2017 20:40:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029593 10.11.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029593 Ademar, Sporting face crucial matches http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029592/Ademar%2c+Sporting+face+crucial+matches GROUP C/D PREVIEW: The teams from Spain and Portugal will need good results when hosting Velenje and Besiktas in Round 7 of the VELUX EHF Champions League Fri, 10 Nov 2017 17:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029592 10.11.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029592 Three Icelandic stars collide in Barcelona http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029591/Three+Icelandic+stars+collide+in+Barcelona FEATURE: Three of Iceland’s brightest handball stars over the past decade will come together when Rhein-Neckar Löwen visit Barcelona in VELUX EHF Champions League on Sunday Fri, 10 Nov 2017 15:40:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029591 10.11.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029591 Top two teams clash in Groups A, B and C http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029589/Top+two+teams+clash+in+Groups+A%2c+B+and+C ROUND PREVIEW: With six main round berths still up for the grabs, Round 5 of the Women's EHF Champions League will see some of the highest-ranked teams go head to head this weekend Fri, 10 Nov 2017 11:30:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029589 10.11.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029589 Changes afoot in Paris http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029588/Changes+afoot+in+Paris FIRST-HAND INSIGHT: Kevin Domas looks at the change of approach from Paris Saint-Germain by resting major players and contemplates further changes on the way for the ambitious club Fri, 10 Nov 2017 10:50:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029588 10.11.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029588 World-class clashes in Paris and Barcelona http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029586/World-class+clashes+in+Paris+and+Barcelona GROUP A/B PREVIEW: When PSG host Veszprém on Sunday, there will be 11 IHF Men’s World Championship medallists on court, while the road-trip Rhein-Neckar Löwen are out for revenge in Spain. Fri, 10 Nov 2017 08:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029586 10.11.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029586 Effortless win puts Skjern on track for play-off berth http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029585/Effortless+win+puts+Skjern+on+track+for+play-off+berth GROUP C REVIEW: After a forgettable first 10 minutes, Skjern Handball eventually showed their class and recorded one of their most-impressive wins in the VELUX EHF Champions League, 36:23, against Dinamo Bucuresti. Thu, 09 Nov 2017 20:26:52 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029585 09.11.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029585 Djordjic: “I have made a step forward” http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029587/Djordjic%3a+%e2%80%9cI+have+made+a+step+forward%e2%80%9d FEATURE: Serbian left back Petar Djordjic from HC Meshkov Brest is looking forward to the matches against his former club SG Flensburg-Handewitt Thu, 09 Nov 2017 19:30:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029587 09.11.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029587 Elverum beat Kadetten to boost play-off chances http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029582/Elverum+beat+Kadetten+to+boost+play-off+chances GROUP C REVIEW: An impressive win against Kadetten Schaffhausen keeps Elverum in the hunt for the play-off places Wed, 08 Nov 2017 21:10:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029582 08.11.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029582 Top scorer Luzumova humble and hungry to progress http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029580/Top+scorer+Luzumova+humble+and+hungry+to+progress FEATURE: Czech Iveta Luzumova is on a goalscoring high and is in the spotlight prior to Thüringer HC’s do-or-die-duel with Larvik Wed, 08 Nov 2017 12:10:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029580 08.11.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029580 A round of answers http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029579/A+round+of+answers GROUP C MIDWEEK PREVIEW: Kadetten need their first away win of the season to stay in contention, while Skjern are looking in-form before their game against Dinamo. Tue, 07 Nov 2017 20:22:56 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029579 07.11.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029579 Györ through to Main Round http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029575/Gy%c3%b6r+through+to+Main+Round GROUP B REVIEW: A home victory against Rostov-Don secured Györi Audi ETO KC a place in the Women’s EHF Champions League Main Round. Mon, 06 Nov 2017 21:37:42 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029575 06.11.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029575 Things we know after Round 4 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029574/Things+we+know+after+Round+4 TALKING POINTS: With the group matches now beyond the halfway mark, let’s talk about form and favourites in the Women's EHF Champions League Mon, 06 Nov 2017 17:30:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029574 06.11.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029574 Five highlights from long-awaited Round 6 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029573/Five+highlights+from+long-awaited+Round+6 TALKING POINTS: After a two-week break, the VELUX EHF Champions League has returned to action this weekend. And Round 6 has left us with plenty to talk about Mon, 06 Nov 2017 16:30:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029573 06.11.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029573 Watch the 'Handball Zap' today; win 2 tickets to Women's EHF FINAL4 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029572/Watch+the+%27Handball+Zap%27+today%3b+win+2+tickets+to+Women%27s+EHF+FINAL4 NEWS: The EHF’s Snapchat show, the ‘Handball Zap’, will be live from the Women’s EHF Champions League Group Matches highlight on Monday, Györi Audi ETO KC vs Rostov-Don, including the opportunity to win two tickets to the Women’s EHF FINAL4 2018 Mon, 06 Nov 2017 12:41:07 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029572 06.11.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029572 Chekhovskie Medvedi had impressive win over Metalurg http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029571/Chekhovskie+Medvedi+had+impressive+win+over+Metalurg GROUP D REVIEW: Chekhovskie Medvedi broke their eight-game losing streak and won their first game of the season, 29:26, against HC Metalurg. Sun, 05 Nov 2017 20:08:23 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029571 05.11.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029571 PSG are ready for Veszprém http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029570/PSG+are+ready+for+Veszpr%c3%a9m GROUP B REVIEW: Nedim Remili and Thierry Omeyer steer Paris Saint-Germain Handball to a clear 33:28 win against PGE Vive Kielce. Sun, 05 Nov 2017 19:27:32 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029570 05.11.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029570 Löwen still in the hunt for top spot, Nantes take another win http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029569/L%c3%b6wen+still+in+the+hunt+for+top+spot%2c+Nantes+take+another+win GROUP A REVIEW: Löwen maintain their unbeaten status, with a convincing win against Szeged, while Nantes won in an away game against Orlen Wisla Plock. Sun, 05 Nov 2017 19:20:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029569 05.11.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029569 Skjern's offensive prowess push them past Kadetten http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029568/Skjern%27s+offensive+prowess+push+them+past+Kadetten GROUP C REVIEW: Skjern are back on the top of the group, after a 32:22 win against Kadetten Sun, 05 Nov 2017 18:50:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029568 05.11.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029568 Velenje dream big, Leon still in the race for play-off berth http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029567/Velenje+dream+big%2c+Leon+still+in+the+race+for+play-off+berth GROUP C REVIEW: Leon remain in the hunt for a ticket to the next phase after winning against Dinamo in Round 6, while Velenje ended Elverum’s three-game winning streak with a decisive 30:21 victory Sat, 04 Nov 2017 22:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029567 04.11.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029567 Buducnost shake Group D up with win over Metz http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029566/Buducnost+shake+Group+D+up+with+win+over+Metz GROUP D REVIEW: Buducnost boosted their main round hopes as they dealt Metz their first defeat of the season Sat, 04 Nov 2017 21:40:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029566 04.11.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029566 Kiel survive late Brest comeback to claim points http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029563/Kiel+survive+late+Brest+comeback+to+claim+points GROUP B REVIEW: Hungarian side leave Aalborg behind, while Brest were close to upsetting their German guests in Match of the Week Sat, 04 Nov 2017 20:50:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029563 04.11.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029563 Barcelona and Vardar make light work of round 6 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029564/Barcelona+and+Vardar+make+light+work+of+round+6 GROUP A REVIEW: HC Vardar won their fifth match to remain top of the group while Barcelona steamrollered Zagreb at home. Sat, 04 Nov 2017 20:10:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029564 04.11.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029564 Montpellier continue winning streak, Motor claim important points against Besiktas http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029565/Montpellier+continue+winning+streak%2c+Motor+claim+important+points+against+Besiktas GROUP D REVIEW: Porte scores the late winning goal for Montpellier as the French side make it six wins in six matches, while Pukhouski’s season high score seals Motor’s victory in a crucial battle for second spot Sat, 04 Nov 2017 19:50:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029565 04.11.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029565 CSM and Krim power through to main round http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029562/CSM+and+Krim+power+through+to+main+round GROUP A REVIEW: Bucharest and Krim book their spot in the next stage after victories over NFH and Gdynia Sat, 04 Nov 2017 17:30:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029562 04.11.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029562 Vardar and FTC seal main round tickets http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029561/Vardar+and+FTC+seal+main+round+tickets GROUP C REVIEW: FTC-Rail Cargo Hungaria and HC Vardar are ready for the main round of the EHF Champions League after tough round 4 matches. Sat, 04 Nov 2017 17:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029561 04.11.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029561 Midtjylland again too strong for Brest http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029560/Midtjylland+again+too+strong+for+Brest GROUP B REVIEW: Another win against Brest Bretagne Handball helped FC Midtjylland to move provisionally top of the quartet Sat, 04 Nov 2017 15:30:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029560 04.11.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029560 Igropulo takes over EHF Snapchat account http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029559/Igropulo+takes+over+EHF+Snapchat+account NEWS: Konstantin Igropulo, the charismatic right back, will snap exclusively from behind the scenes of this Saturday’s Match of the Week, HC Meshkov Brest vs THW Kiel Fri, 03 Nov 2017 15:50:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029559 03.11.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029559 Borges’ “very emotional” return to Montpellier http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029556/Borges%e2%80%99+%e2%80%9cvery+emotional%e2%80%9d+return+to+Montpellier FEATURE: Brazilian wing Felipe Borges returns to his former club and beloved city, Montpellier, for Round 6 with his new team, Sporting CP Fri, 03 Nov 2017 14:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029556 03.11.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029556 Katarina Bulatovic still feels trophy hunger http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029554/Katarina+Bulatovic+still+feels+trophy+hunger FEATURE: Now chasing Women's EHF Champions League glory with Rostov-Don, Katarina Bulatovic will visit her former club Györ on Monday Fri, 03 Nov 2017 11:20:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029554 03.11.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029554 Gonzalez to replace Serdarusic on PSG bench http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029553/Gonzalez+to+replace+Serdarusic+on+PSG+bench NEWS REPORT: Paris Saint-Germain confirm VELUX EHF Champions League winning coach will move from Vardar next season Fri, 03 Nov 2017 11:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029553 03.11.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029553 Danish champions hope to stun CSM once again http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029552/Danish+champions+hope+to+stun+CSM+once+again ROUND PREVIEW: Nykøbing Falster aim to replicate their sensational win against CSM Bucuresti in the previous round, as the second half of Women’s EHF Champions League Group Matches begin Fri, 03 Nov 2017 10:30:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029552 03.11.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029552 Top sides clash in Group C, Montpellier aim to extend winning streak http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029551/Top+sides+clash+in+Group+C%2c+Montpellier+aim+to+extend+winning+streak GROUP C/D PREVIEW: The top four teams in Group C meet in Round 6, while Sporting CP travel to Montpellier to challenge the only squad in the competition with a 100% record Fri, 03 Nov 2017 10:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029551 03.11.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029551 All eyes on Palmarsson and Kielce http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029546/All+eyes+on+Palmarsson+and+Kielce GROUP A/B PREVIEW: The new Icelandic arrival will debut for FC Barcelona, while the Champions League 2015/16 winners prepare to be tested by PSG Fri, 03 Nov 2017 09:30:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029546 03.11.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029546 "To dare is to do" http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029549/%22To+dare+is+to+do%22 BLOG: Tom O'Brannagain travels to Belarus for the ehfTV Match of the Week to witness two indecipherable teams go to battle, where resurrecting the spirit of Brest's heroic past may be needed to claim the two points on offer Thu, 02 Nov 2017 19:40:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029549 02.11.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029549 Palmarsson the leading light among late entries http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029547/Palmarsson+the+leading+light+among+late+entries NEWS REPORT: Barcelona add four players to their squad ahead of Round 6 in the VELUX EHF Champions League Thu, 02 Nov 2017 15:40:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029547 02.11.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029547 Nantes: sprinters or long-distance runners? http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029545/Nantes%3a+sprinters+or+long-distance+runners%3f FIRST-HAND INSIGHT: Nantes have had a decent start to the VELUX EHF Champions League season yet they are still in the middle of a learning curve, writes Kevin Domas Thu, 02 Nov 2017 10:30:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029545 02.11.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029545 Flensburg overcome Celje in tough fight http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029544/Flensburg+overcome+Celje+in+tough+fight GROUP B REVIEW: SG Flensburg-Handewitt win the opener of Round 6, despite Celje’s Branko Vujovic scoring an impressive nine goals. Wed, 01 Nov 2017 22:33:47 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029544 01.11.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029544 Bietigheim defeat Vipers in thrilling encounter http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029543/Bietigheim+defeat+Vipers+in+thrilling+encounter MATCH REVIEW: SG BBM Bietigheim defeated Vipers Kristiansand for the second time in 10 days, but not without trouble. Wed, 01 Nov 2017 21:23:27 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029543 01.11.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029543 Fresh challenge, familiar faces for Hagman http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029542/Fresh+challenge%2c+familiar+faces+for+Hagman FEATURE: As Nathalie Hagman settles in Bucharest, several familiar faces will try to stop her new team. After winning the Danish league with Nykøbing, Hagman departed for CSM – and was defeated by her former side two weeks ago Wed, 01 Nov 2017 16:40:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029542 01.11.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029542 Restart with 2004 finals rematch http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029541/Restart+with+2004+finals+rematch MID-WEEK PREVIEW: Flensburg lock horns with Celje, and must be aware of the dangerous right side of their visitors’ attack Tue, 31 Oct 2017 17:20:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029541 31.10.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029541 VELUX EHF FINAL4 travel and ticket partners announced http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029536/VELUX+EHF+FINAL4+travel+and+ticket+partners+announced Those unlucky enough not yet to have secured their place at the VELUX EHF FINAL4 2018 in Cologne on 26/27 May 2018 have been waiting for a chance to buy their ticket - and now they have it! Tue, 31 Oct 2017 14:10:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029536 31.10.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029536 Bietigheim in new role as favourites http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029540/Bietigheim+in+new+role+as+favourites MID-WEEK PREVIEW: Both coaches agree that SG BBM Bietigheim are favourites ahead of their second meeting with Vipers Kristiansand, but the German side’s coach is unsure how his players will handle this position Tue, 31 Oct 2017 14:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029540 31.10.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029540 Defending champions surge to top of power ranking http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029530/Defending+champions+surge+to+top+of+power+ranking NEWS REPORT: Performances from the first five VELUX EHF Champions League rounds reflected as journalists choose the top 10 in-form teams Sat, 28 Oct 2017 16:10:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029530 28.10.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029530 Cuban rhythms rock European handball http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029522/Cuban+rhythms+rock+European+handball AROUND THE WORLD: Grown up in a country better known for music and culture, Frankis Carol and Pedro Valdés have come to Portugal to chase their professional handball dreams Thu, 26 Oct 2017 13:40:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029522 26.10.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029522 Krim earn important win to tie with CSM and NFH http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029520/Krim+earn+important+win+to+tie+with+CSM+and+NFH GROUP A REVIEW: The Slovenian side put a slow start behind them as they saw off their Polish hosts with a 10-goal win. Wed, 25 Oct 2017 21:30:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029520 25.10.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029520 Early-bird sale for WOMEN'S EHF FINAL4 breaks record http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029515/Early-bird+sale+for+WOMEN%27S+EHF+FINAL4+breaks+record NEWS: More than 2,000 tickets for the 2018 highlight event of European women's club handball have already been sold Wed, 25 Oct 2017 15:52:27 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029515 25.10.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029515 Gdynia and Krim eager to catch up http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029510/Gdynia+and+Krim+eager+to+catch+up GROUP A PREVIEW: Fourth-ranked Vistal Gdynia hope to earn their first points against RK Krim Mercator in the last match of Round 3 Tue, 24 Oct 2017 12:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029510 24.10.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029510 The significance of the number three http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029507/The+significance+of+the+number+three TALKING POINTS: Round 3 of the Women’s EHF Champions League saw several unusual occurrences – in which the mystical number three played an interesting role. Mon, 23 Oct 2017 13:40:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029507 23.10.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029507 Match of the Week visits four countries in November http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029505/Match+of+the+Week+visits+four+countries+in+November NEWS REPORT: France hosts the highlight match in the VELUX EHF Champions League on two occasions between Rounds 6 and 10, with visits to Brest, Skopje and Kielce also on the agenda Mon, 23 Oct 2017 12:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029505 23.10.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029505 Thank you, Filip Jicha! http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029493/Thank+you%2c+Filip+Jicha! FEATURE: Earlier this week, Filip Jicha announced his retirement from handball. In response, former team mates joined with eurohandball.com and ehfcl.com to say 'Thank you, Filip' Sun, 22 Oct 2017 21:30:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029493 22.10.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029493 Bietigheim beat Vipers for historic victory http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029501/Bietigheim+beat+Vipers+for+historic+victory GROUP D REVIEW: The German champions earn their first ever Women's EHF Champions League win as they take both points home from Norway Sun, 22 Oct 2017 19:50:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029501 22.10.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029501 Nykøbing deal CSM first loss http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029500/Nyk%c3%b8bing+deal+CSM+first+loss GROUP A REVIEW: An unusual slow night for Bucuresti's hard hitters enables NFH to run the show on their home court and take a surprise win Sun, 22 Oct 2017 19:10:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029500 22.10.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029500 FTC remain Vardar's only hunter http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029499/FTC+remain+Vardar%27s+only+hunter GROUP C REVIEW: The Hungarian side win a close match in Nordhausen as 10 goals by Luzumova are not enough for hosts Thüringer HC Sun, 22 Oct 2017 16:20:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029499 22.10.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029499 10 goals from Gros lead Metz to third straight win http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029497/10+goals+from+Gros+lead+Metz+to+third+straight+win GROUP D REVIEW: Metz Handball’s Slovenian right back Ana Gros was outstanding as the French champions won by four goals at home against Buducnost Sat, 21 Oct 2017 20:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029497 21.10.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029497 Vardar stay undefeated after big win in Larvik http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029496/Vardar+stay+undefeated+after+big+win+in+Larvik GROUP C REVIEW: HC Vardar are alone on top of Group C after a 12-goal win away against Larvik, who are still waiting for their first points Sat, 21 Oct 2017 19:40:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029496 21.10.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029496 Rostov upset Györ in thriller http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029495/Rostov+upset+Gy%c3%b6r+in+thriller GROUP B REVIEW: Rostov-Don become the first team to beat title holders Györi Audi ETO KC in the current EHF Champions League season, as they win a nail-biting contest by one Sat, 21 Oct 2017 18:20:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029495 21.10.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029495 Burgaard brings victory to Midtjylland http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029494/Burgaard+brings+victory+to+Midtjylland GROUP B REVIEW: A free throw by Louise Burgaard after the final whistle gave FC Midtjylland two points in a tight fight with Brest Bretagne Fri, 20 Oct 2017 21:20:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029494 20.10.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029494 Houette: “Metz are taken more seriously now” http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029492/Houette%3a+%e2%80%9cMetz+are+taken+more+seriously+now%e2%80%9d FEATURE: New Metz arrival sees the winning feeling within the squad which is considered as a serious contender in this season's Women's EHF Champions League Fri, 20 Oct 2017 12:10:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029492 20.10.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029492 EHF plans reform of top club competitions from 2020 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029488/EHF+plans+reform+of+top+club+competitions+from+2020 Major changes for Europe’s top club competitions revealed as the EHF’s media and marketing rights attract strong interest on the international sports and media markets Fri, 20 Oct 2017 11:10:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029488 20.10.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029488 Title holders to clash in Rostov http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029490/Title+holders+to+clash+in+Rostov PREVIEW: The third match day of the EHF Champions League will be played from Friday to next Wednesday Thu, 19 Oct 2017 16:33:16 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029490 19.10.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029490 How queen Görbicz finally completed her quest for the crown http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029485/How+queen+G%c3%b6rbicz+finally+completed+her+quest+for+the+crown 25 YEARS OF THE CHAMPIONS LEAGUE: Anita Görbicz, one of the most distinguished players in the history of the competition, needed a lot of patience before she could finally hold the coveted trophy in her hands Wed, 18 Oct 2017 11:40:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029485 18.10.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029485 Beating the buzzer in Round 5 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029480/Beating+the+buzzer+in+Round+5 TALKING POINTS: It was all about the final minutes in the fifth round of the VELUX EHF Champions League Group Phase. We take a look at the last-minute action. Mon, 16 Oct 2017 15:30:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029480 16.10.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029480 Things we know after Round 2 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029479/Things+we+know+after+Round+2 TALKING POINTS: The second round of Women’s EHF Champions League matches saw some new lessons and some reinforcements. Mon, 16 Oct 2017 13:50:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029479 16.10.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029479 Unstoppable Montpellier add one more victory http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029475/Unstoppable+Montpellier+add+one+more+victory GROUP D REVIEW: Montpellier stay top of the rankings after their fifth consecutive win, this time over Sporting CP Sun, 15 Oct 2017 21:30:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029475 15.10.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029475 Elverum win brings stalemate in group http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029472/Elverum+win+brings+stalemate+in+group GROUP C REVIEW: Four teams are tied with six points, after Elverum earned their third consecutive win in the VELUX EHF Champions League against Velenje Sun, 15 Oct 2017 19:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029472 15.10.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029472 Two thrilling draws and an easy-going win http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029471/Two+thrilling+draws+and+an+easy-going+win GROUP B REVIEW: Veszprém and Flensburg secure lucky away points, while PSG win at Sagosen’s former home. Sun, 15 Oct 2017 18:50:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029471 15.10.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029471 Györ earn hard-fought win in Brest, Midtjylland upset Rostov http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029469/Gy%c3%b6r+earn+hard-fought+win+in+Brest%2c+Midtjylland+upset+Rostov GROUP B REVIEW: The 2017 EHF Champions League winners Györ Audi ETO KC claimed their second victory in as many games, while as in the previous season, FC Midtjylland beat Rostov-Don at home Sun, 15 Oct 2017 17:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029469 15.10.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029469 Vardar teach THC a lesson in efficiency http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029468/Vardar+teach+THC+a+lesson+in+efficiency GROUP C REVIEW: The Macedonian side have little trouble keeping their clean record as they conquer the fortress of the German runners-up. Sun, 15 Oct 2017 16:20:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029468 15.10.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029468 Celje and Brest produce another exciting draw http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029467/Celje+and+Brest+produce+another+exciting+draw GROUP B REVIEW: Goalkeeper Pesic secures a point for the Belarusian side as the hosts give away a five-goal advantage Sat, 14 Oct 2017 21:30:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029467 14.10.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029467 10 Van der Heijden goals help FTC to first win http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029465/10+Van+der+Heijden+goals+help+FTC+to+first+win GROUP C REVIEW: Boosted by the Dutch player's production, the hosts kept both points in Hungary following a four-goal win over Larvik Sat, 14 Oct 2017 21:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029465 14.10.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029465 Sterbik and Tournat inspire impressive home victories http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029466/Sterbik+and+Tournat+inspire+impressive+home+victories GROUP A REVIEW: Vardar end Barcelona’s unbeaten run with brilliant defensive display and Nantes get back on track with big win over Kristianstad Sat, 14 Oct 2017 20:10:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029466 14.10.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029466 Vipers claim historic win while Metz go top of group http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029464/Vipers+claim+historic+win+while+Metz+go+top+of+group GROUP D REVIEW: The Norwegian hosts earned an empathic 10-goal victory over Buducnost, while the French side won again - this time at Bietigheim Sat, 14 Oct 2017 18:10:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029464 14.10.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029464 Krim edge Nykøbing to earn first points http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029462/Krim+edge+Nyk%c3%b8bing+to+earn+first+points GROUP A REVIEW: A close game in Slovenia ends in a narrow win for hosts Krim, who beat Women's EHF Champions League debutants Nykøbing Sat, 14 Oct 2017 17:20:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029462 14.10.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029462 Besiktas shock Motor in dying seconds; Bears lose again http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029463/Besiktas+shock+Motor+in+dying+seconds%3b+Bears+lose+again GROUP D REVIEW: Zaporozhye drop a point in Turkey, whilst Metalurg look comfortable at bottom placed Medvedi Sat, 14 Oct 2017 16:20:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029463 14.10.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029463 Top teams meet in Nordhausen http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029461/Top+teams+meet+in+Nordhausen ROUND PREVIEW: The only match between two undefeated teams in Round 2 of the Women's EHF Champions League is taking place in Germany Fri, 13 Oct 2017 17:40:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029461 13.10.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029461 Aalborg and Kielce face tough tasks at home http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029459/Aalborg+and+Kielce+face+tough+tasks+at+home GROUP A/B PREVIEW: A number of enthralling matches await in Groups A and B as the heavyweights aim to solidify their positions in the upper halves of both tables. Fri, 13 Oct 2017 15:30:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029459 13.10.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029459 Sagosen brings "good memories" back to Aalborg http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029457/Sagosen+brings+%22good+memories%22+back+to+Aalborg FEATURE: Sandor Sagosen wrote his name large in the history of Aalborg, but now he is set to return to the Jutlander Bank Arena with his new PSG team in this weekend's MOTW. Fri, 13 Oct 2017 14:30:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029457 13.10.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029457 Pivotal games in Groups C and D http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029456/Pivotal+games+in+Groups+C+and+D GROUPS C/D PREVIEW: Dinamo and Ademar are looking to save their season, while a four-team battle is shaping up for second place in Group D. Fri, 13 Oct 2017 13:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029456 13.10.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029456 EHF Champions League 2017/18 merchandise available soon http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029454/EHF+Champions+League+2017%2f18+merchandise+available+soon The official merchandise range for this year’s EHF Champions League will be launched by Salming this Sunday online and at games in Kiel and Aalborg Fri, 13 Oct 2017 12:30:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029454 13.10.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029454 Roaring Lions beat battling Zagreb http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029449/Roaring+Lions+beat+battling+Zagreb GROUP A REVIEW: German champions Rhein-Neckar Löwen turned the tide after a slow start to defeat Croatian title holders HC PPD Zagreb on home court in Mannheim. Thu, 12 Oct 2017 22:40:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029449 12.10.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029449 Majestic second half powers Kadetten past Skjern http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029450/Majestic+second+half+powers+Kadetten+past+Skjern GROUP C REVIEW: Kadetten ended the game with a seven-goal turnaround in the last 20 minutes to earn a key 25:24 win against Skjern. Thu, 12 Oct 2017 21:50:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029450 12.10.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029450 Toft Hansen vs Toft Hansen: “Points and taunting rights go hand in hand” http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029447/Toft+Hansen+vs+Toft+Hansen%3a+%e2%80%9cPoints+and+taunting+rights+go+hand+in+hand%e2%80%9d INTERVIEW: On Sunday evening, brothers Rene and Henrik Toft Hansen will face each other as opponents in the north German VELUX EHF Champions League derby between THW Kiel and SG Flensburg-Handewitt. Thu, 12 Oct 2017 15:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029447 12.10.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029447 Canellas: It’s always special to play against Barcelona http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029446/Canellas%3a+It%e2%80%99s+always+special+to+play+against+Barcelona INTERVIEW: Ahead of Vardar’s Round 5 clash versus FC Barcelona, Joan Canellas talks about his former club and his expectations for the season. Thu, 12 Oct 2017 12:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029446 12.10.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029446 Early-bird tickets for WOMEN'S EHF FINAL4 2018 selling fast http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029444/Early-bird+tickets+for+WOMEN%27S+EHF+FINAL4+2018+selling+fast NEWS: In the first few days since tickets went on sale on Saturday, more than 1,500 have been sold for the women's handball highlight event in May next year Thu, 12 Oct 2017 10:26:49 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029444 12.10.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029444 Magnificent Neagu leads CSM to big win over Gdynia http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029443/Magnificent+Neagu+leads+CSM+to+big+win+over+Gdynia GROUP A REVIEW: CSM steamrolled to another impressive win, their second of the season, this time against Vistal Gdynia Wed, 11 Oct 2017 22:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029443 11.10.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029443 Twin Sister Act in women’s top flight http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029442/Twin+Sister+Act+in+women%e2%80%99s+top+flight FEATURE: There are plenty of family affairs involved in this seasons Women’s EHF Champions League and this will help you discover which are twins, sisters, married or have no relation at all Wed, 11 Oct 2017 20:50:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029442 11.10.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029442 Superb Szeged force Wisla into submission http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029441/Superb+Szeged+force+Wisla+into+submission GROUP A REVIEW: Szeged celebrated an impressive win at Wisla Plock to improve their record to seven points from five games after dominating against the home side Wed, 11 Oct 2017 20:30:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029441 11.10.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029441 Two from two for CSM? http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029438/Two+from+two+for+CSM%3f GROUP A PREVIEW: The star-studded CSM Bucuresti are eyeing their second win in a row, after drubbing Krim 30:18 last week. They face Vistal Gdynia, who will host their first Women’s EHF Champions League match. Tue, 10 Oct 2017 19:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029438 10.10.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029438 Plock and Zagreb looking for first wins http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029437/Plock+and+Zagreb+looking+for+first+wins MIDWEEK PREVIEW: HC PPD Zagreb have a tough outing at Rhein-Neckar Löwen while Orlen Wisla Plock also face a stern test of their credentials against MOL-Pick Szeged at home. Tue, 10 Oct 2017 17:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029437 10.10.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029437 Two playmakers top the rankings http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029435/Two+playmakers+top+the+rankings NEWS REPORT: Mate Lekai and Karolina Kudlacz-Gloc awarded as EHF Players of the month for September Tue, 10 Oct 2017 15:30:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029435 10.10.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029435 Celje go pink in support of breast cancer research http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029434/Celje+go+pink+in+support+of+breast+cancer+research NEWS REPORT: Slovenian champions’ home match against Meshkov Brest will see them replace their iconic yellow shirts for the first time for a good cause Tue, 10 Oct 2017 12:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029434 10.10.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029434 Five things we learned from the opening round http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029433/Five+things+we+learned+from+the+opening+round TALKING POINTS: The new Women’s EHF Champions League season got underway last weekend, but what makes it different than any other before? Mon, 09 Oct 2017 19:10:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029433 09.10.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029433 Five things which caught the eye in Round 4 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029430/Five+things+which+caught+the+eye+in+Round+4 TALKING POINTS: With four rounds in the bag in this season’s VELUX EHF Champions League Group Phase, there is no shortage of things to discuss Here are five things worth talking about after the weekend’s action Mon, 09 Oct 2017 14:30:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029430 09.10.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029430 Metz overcome shaky start to defeat Norwegian debutants http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029427/Metz+overcome+shaky+start+to+defeat+Norwegian+debutants GROUP D REVIEW: Metz Handball opened their Women's EHF Champions League campaign by defeating Norwegian debutants Vipers Kristiansand by eight goals. Sun, 08 Oct 2017 21:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029427 08.10.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029427 Narrow wins for Veszprém and PSG; Flensburg snatch draw http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029426/Narrow+wins+for+Veszpr%c3%a9m+and+PSG%3b+Flensburg+snatch+draw GROUP B REVIEW: Top dogs with problems in their fourth round matches, while Brest take important away win Sun, 08 Oct 2017 20:10:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029426 08.10.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029426 Plock claim their first point http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029425/Plock+claim+their+first+point GROUP A REVIEW: Following three defeats at the start of the VELUX EHF Champions League season, Orlen Wisla Plock finally snatched a point in Zagreb. Sun, 08 Oct 2017 19:10:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029425 08.10.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029425 Record win for Elverum as Skjern's success continues http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029423/Record+win+for+Elverum+as+Skjern%27s+success+continues GROUP C REVIEW: There were big wins for Scandinavian sides in Group C as Elverum and Skjern romped home against Dinamo and Leon. Sun, 08 Oct 2017 19:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029423 08.10.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029423 Montpellier stay top; Motor salvage point http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029424/Montpellier+stay+top%3b+Motor+salvage+point GROUP D REVIEW: A strong comeback in the second half helped HC Motor Zaporozhye earn a home draw against HC Metalurg, while Montpellier gained their fourth win in as many games at Besiktas Sun, 08 Oct 2017 17:50:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029424 08.10.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029424 The new Buducnost score impressive win http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029422/The+new+Buducnost+score+impressive+win GROUP D REVIEW: Buducnost, who are building a new team this season, opened Group D with an eight-goal win against Women's EHF Champions League debutants Bietigheim. Sat, 07 Oct 2017 21:30:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029422 07.10.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029422 Györ cruise past Midtjylland http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029418/Gy%c3%b6r+cruise+past+Midtjylland GROUP B REVIEW: The current title holders Györi Audi ETO KC opened their EHF Champions League season with a comfortable victory against FC Midtjylland, while Rostov took the points v Brest. Sat, 07 Oct 2017 21:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029418 07.10.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029418 CSM steamroller debutants Krim http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029417/CSM+steamroller+debutants+Krim GROUP A REVIEW: CSM ran riot against Krim, earning a 30:18 win, while NFH won on their Women's EHF Champions League debut. Sat, 07 Oct 2017 20:50:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029417 07.10.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029417 Tollbring shines against former club; thrilling draw in Szeged http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029421/Tollbring+shines+against+former+club%3b+thrilling+draw+in+Szeged GROUP A REVIEW: Rhein-Neckar Löwen, HC Vardar and FC Barcelona Lassa all remain unbeaten after a day full of Group A action Sat, 07 Oct 2017 20:30:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029421 07.10.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029421 Tickets for WOMEN'S EHF FINAL4 2018 on sale with early-bird discount http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029411/Tickets+for+WOMEN%27S+EHF+FINAL4+2018+on+sale+with+early-bird+discount NEWS: For two weeks (or while stocks last), fans will be able to purchase tickets for next year's highlight event of women's handball at last year's prices Sat, 07 Oct 2017 20:09:51 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029411 07.10.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029411 Thüringer HC prevail at new-look Larvik http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029419/Th%c3%bcringer+HC+prevail+at+new-look+Larvik GROUP C REVIEW: Qualifiers Thüringer HC opened their group matches campaign with an important win against a youthful Larvik side Sat, 07 Oct 2017 19:20:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029419 07.10.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029419 Vardar launch title bid with emphatic win over FTC http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029416/Vardar+launch+title+bid+with+emphatic+win+over+FTC GROUP C REVIEW: Last season’s runners-up Vardar got their campaign on the right track with a convincing home win over FTC-Rail Cargo Hungaria in this season’s opening match Fri, 06 Oct 2017 21:10:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029416 06.10.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029416 Tough tests for top dogs in Round 4 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029414/Tough+tests+for+top+dogs+in+Round+4 GROUPS A/B PREVIEW: Vardar travel to Szeged, while Veszprém take on Kiel in Match of the Week, Kielce aim to recapture form and two brothers duel in Barcelona Fri, 06 Oct 2017 15:50:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029414 06.10.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029414 Big names change the jerseys http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029413/Big+names+change+the+jerseys FEATURE: The top 12 transfers of the new Women’s EHF Champions League season Fri, 06 Oct 2017 15:20:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029413 06.10.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029413 Montpellier look to extend their winning streak http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029409/Montpellier+look+to+extend+their+winning+streak GROUPS C/D PREVIEW: With Skjern and Leon clashing in Group C's big match, Montpellier are eyeing their fourth win in a row against Besiktas. Fri, 06 Oct 2017 12:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029409 06.10.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029409 Kadetten spoil Velenje's immaculate record http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029410/Kadetten+spoil+Velenje%27s+immaculate+record GROUP C REVIEW: Swiss side Kadetten Schaffhausen ran away to victory in the last 10 minutes to earn an important win, as they finished 31:28 winners against Rk Gorenje Velenj. Thu, 05 Oct 2017 22:10:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029410 05.10.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029410 Greenlander coach breaking new ground with Nykøbing http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029406/Greenlander+coach+breaking+new+ground+with+Nyk%c3%b8bing FEATURE: Jakob Larsen, former Greenland international and new coach at Women's EHF Champions League debutant Nykøbing Falster Håndboldklub, sees proceeding from the group matches as a success Thu, 05 Oct 2017 16:30:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029406 05.10.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029406 Opening round sees history repeat itself for 2017 finalists http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029405/Opening+round+sees+history+repeat+itself+for+2017+finalists GROUP MATCHES PREVIEW: The Women’s EHF Champions League begins this weekend with a number of exciting games and five teams making their debut Thu, 05 Oct 2017 13:30:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029405 05.10.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029405 Heavy is the head that wears the crown http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029402/Heavy+is+the+head+that+wears+the+crown BLOG: ehfTV commentator Tom O Brannagain is heading to Veszprem for the Match of the Week in Round 4 to see two coaching masterminds facing each other in a very different situation than in the previous seasons. Thu, 05 Oct 2017 11:40:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029402 05.10.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029402 The year 2000 makes it onto the scoresheet http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029401/The+year+2000+makes+it+onto+the+scoresheet FEATURE: Domen Makuc became the first player born in the year 2000 in the VELUX EHF Champions League history to score a goal Thu, 05 Oct 2017 08:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029401 05.10.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029401 Sporting secure both points against struggling Bears http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029400/Sporting+secure+both+points+against+struggling+Bears GROUP D REVIEW: Goal fest in the first half turns into tense finale as Chekhovskie Medvedi’s comeback came too late to earn a result in Lisbon Wed, 04 Oct 2017 23:10:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029400 04.10.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029400 A success story spread all over Europe http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029399/A+success+story+spread+all+over+Europe FEATURE: The Women's EHF Champions League has produced heroines and legends like Fridrikas and Popovic over the last 25 years, and meanwhile enjoys a huge fan base Wed, 04 Oct 2017 16:10:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029399 04.10.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029399 Lazarov: "I'm coming out of my comfort zone." http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029398/Lazarov%3a+%22I%27m+coming+out+of+my+comfort+zone.%22 INTERVIEW: After seven seasons playing in Spain, and the final four of those with Barcelona, goal-scoring machine Kiril Lazarov signed for HBC Nantes in the summer. The 37-year-old right back tells ehfCL.com his first impressions of the ambitious French club. Wed, 04 Oct 2017 15:40:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029398 04.10.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029398 Tickets for Women's EHF FINAL4 2018 go on sale 7 October http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029395/Tickets+for+Women%27s+EHF+FINAL4+2018+go+on+sale+7+October NEWS REPORT: Fans can claim the early-bird discount for two weeks or while stocks last. Tue, 03 Oct 2017 14:50:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029395 03.10.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029395 Velenje looking for fourth straight win http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029394/Velenje+looking+for+fourth+straight+win MIDWEEK PREVIEW: Kadetten face two season-shaping matches, while Chekhovskie Medvedi are struggling to end their worst skid ever in the VELUX EHF Champions League Tue, 03 Oct 2017 12:20:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029394 03.10.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029394 Five debutants, five former winners, two players eyeing their fifth trophy http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029393/Five+debutants%2c+five+former+winners%2c+two+players+eyeing+their+fifth+trophy FACTS AND FIGURES: All you need to know before the start of the Women's EHF Champions League Group Matches Tue, 03 Oct 2017 10:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029393 03.10.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029393 Managarova: “It’s time to take revenge” http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029343/Managarova%3a+%e2%80%9cIt%e2%80%99s+time+to+take+revenge%e2%80%9d Women’s EHF Champions League countdown: Rostov-Don aim to recover from the disappointment of unexpectedly early elimination in 2016/17 with one of the strongest squads ever fielded by the Russian club. Tue, 03 Oct 2017 09:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029343 03.10.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029343 Andreas Wolff among seven players to join Kielce http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029392/Andreas+Wolff+among+seven+players+to+join+Kielce NEWS REPORT: The 2016 Champions League winners have announced a string of new signings, including the Kiel goalkeeper who will move to Poland in 2019 Mon, 02 Oct 2017 18:40:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029392 02.10.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029392 Five players who were in the spotlights in Round 3 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029391/Five+players+who+were+in+the+spotlights+in+Round+3 TALKING POINTS: Last week's group phase action had a lot to offer. Here is a look at five eye-catching performances Mon, 02 Oct 2017 17:10:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029391 02.10.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029391 Maiden voyage with a rejuvenated squad http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029344/Maiden+voyage+with+a+rejuvenated+squad Women’s EHF Champions League countdown: Nykøbing Falster Håndboldklub won the EHF Cup 2016/17 in their first international season, and now look with optimism toward their debut Champions League campaign. Mon, 02 Oct 2017 09:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029344 02.10.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029344 Montpellier top Group D after dominant win http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029389/Montpellier+top+Group+D+after+dominant+win GROUP D REVIEW: Fast break avalanche from Montpellier helped the French side win the battle of the biggest favourites of Group D to top the section after Round 3. Sun, 01 Oct 2017 19:40:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029389 01.10.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029389 Vardar overpower Zagreb as Szeged sink IFK http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029387/Vardar+overpower+Zagreb+as+Szeged+sink+IFK GROUP A REVIEW: European club champions Vardar overcame a poor start to beat regional rivals Zagreb, while Szeged and Barcelona both romped home over their opponents. Sun, 01 Oct 2017 19:10:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029387 01.10.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029387 Surprising Velenje take third successive victory http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029386/Surprising+Velenje+take+third+successive+victory GROUP C REVIEW: Gorenje Velenje took their third win in a row in an emphatic fashion against Skjern and are four points clear of third place Sun, 01 Oct 2017 19:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029386 01.10.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029386 A new defence boss and tough opponents http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029373/A+new+defence+boss+and+tough+opponents Women’s EHF Champions League countdown: FC Midtjylland (DEN) upset favourites Rostov and Györ last season and are eyeing a spot in the main round again Sun, 01 Oct 2017 09:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029373 01.10.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029373 Unexpected Elverum win throws Leon into disarray http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029384/Unexpected+Elverum+win+throws+Leon+into+disarray GROUP C REVIEW: The Norwegian side have won their first game of the season after a no-show by the hosts’ attack Sat, 30 Sep 2017 22:40:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029384 30.09.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029384 Metalurg celebrate first win, Besiktas beat the Bears http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029381/Metalurg+celebrate+first+win%2c+Besiktas+beat+the+Bears GROUP D REVIEW: Besiktas ousted Chekhovskie Medvedi in the second half while Metalurg proved the superior side in a close match with Sporting. Sat, 30 Sep 2017 19:30:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029381 30.09.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029381 Andersson tames PSG, while Kielce stumble at Celje http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029382/Andersson+tames+PSG%2c+while+Kielce+stumble+at+Celje GROUP B REVIEW: Flensburg cause the first defeat of the 2017 finalists thank to their goalkeeper, while Dani Dujshebaev beats his father and brother Sat, 30 Sep 2017 18:10:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029382 30.09.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029382 Back court stars to lead Metz into top 8 again http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029372/Back+court+stars+to+lead+Metz+into+top+8+again Women’s EHF Champions League countdown: Metz Handball (FRA) are aiming for at least a repeat of last season’s achievement when they reached their maiden quarter-final Sat, 30 Sep 2017 09:40:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029372 30.09.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029372 Gorenje seek Skjern victory, Motor aim to oust Montpellier http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029380/Gorenje+seek+Skjern+victory%2c+Motor+aim+to+oust+Montpellier GROUP C/D PREVIEW: Montpellier and Motor will vye for top rankings and the surprise of the tournament, Slovenian club Gorenje Velenje, will try to oust Skjern on home turf. Fri, 29 Sep 2017 20:40:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029380 29.09.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029380 Vardar seek to extend winning-streak, PSG visit Flensburg http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029378/Vardar+seek+to+extend+winning-streak%2c+PSG+visit+Flensburg GROUP A & B PREVIEW: Current champions HC Vardar are strong favourites in their regional derby against HC PPD Zagreb while Paris Saint-Germain Handball face a tricky match in Flensburg. Fri, 29 Sep 2017 15:12:14 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029378 29.09.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029378 Mahé and Paris, the story which never was http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029375/Mah%c3%a9+and+Paris%2c+the+story+which+never+was FIRST-HAND INSIGHT: Kevin Domas looks at the reasons why one of the VELUX EHF Champions League's most impressive French players chose a move to Veszprém over the star-studded PSG next summer Fri, 29 Sep 2017 12:40:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029375 29.09.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029375 New-look Larvik seeking continued Champions League success http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029354/New-look+Larvik+seeking+continued+Champions+League+success Women’s EHF Champions League countdown: Norwegian club Larvik have a history of Champions League success - but bring an untested team to the 2017/18 competition. Fri, 29 Sep 2017 10:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029354 29.09.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029354 Brumen: "I want to win trophies with Gorenje, too" http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029362/Brumen%3a+%22I+want+to+win+trophies+with+Gorenje%2c+too%22 INTERVIEW: Gorenje's Matjaz Brumen matched his personal best by scoring eight goals against Dinamo last weekend. The 34-year-old right wing tells ehfCL.com why his hunger for success has not been stilled yet Thu, 28 Sep 2017 13:40:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029362 28.09.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029362 Two sisters make the Vipers bite sharper http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029353/Two+sisters+make+the+Vipers+bite+sharper Women’s EHF Champions League countdown: Vipers Kristiansand might be new to the Champions League but they have serious ambitions for a main round spot. Thu, 28 Sep 2017 10:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029353 28.09.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029353 Lucky Zebras take their first points http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029367/Lucky+Zebras+take+their+first+points GROUP B REVIEW: Zarabec and Wolff secure Kiel’s 27:26 against Aalborg at Gislason’s return to the bench Wed, 27 Sep 2017 20:50:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029367 27.09.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029367 Dumoulin the hero as Nantes take unlikely point in thriller http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029364/Dumoulin+the+hero+as+Nantes+take+unlikely+point+in+thriller GROUP A REVIEW: French side HBC Nantes held more-fancied Rhein-Neckar Löwen to a share of the spoils, after the German side's top scorer Andy Schmid missed a last-gasp seven-metre penalty. Wed, 27 Sep 2017 20:30:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029364 27.09.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029364 Late drama brings Dinamo their first win http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029366/Late+drama+brings+Dinamo+their+first+win GROUP C REVIEW: Sajad Esteki scored with the last shot of the game past the Kadetten wall to bring Dinamo their first win of the season. Wed, 27 Sep 2017 20:30:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029366 27.09.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029366 Stojkovic proud of Brest's rapid progress http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029361/Stojkovic+proud+of+Brest%27s+rapid+progress INTERVIEW: Veteran line player Rastko Stojkovic speaks to ehfCL.com about Brest's positive start in the VELUX Champions League and the team's ambitions in Europe Wed, 27 Sep 2017 14:10:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029361 27.09.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029361 Slovenian side aiming for more http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029319/Slovenian+side+aiming+for+more Women's EHF Champions League countdown: RK Krim Mercator are aiming to improve on last season's impressive group phase performance in this season's EHF Women's Champions League. Wed, 27 Sep 2017 10:10:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029319 27.09.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029319 Important games for Kiel and Dinamo http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029359/Important+games+for+Kiel+and+Dinamo MID-WEEK PREVIEW: As the competition progresses, games become must-wins for sides looking to stay in the race such as THW Kiel and Dinamo Bucuresti. Tue, 26 Sep 2017 21:50:46 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029359 26.09.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029359 The Vikings’ trip to Spain marked the very beginning http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029357/The+Vikings%e2%80%99+trip+to+Spain+marked+the+very+beginning FEATURE: Before the start of the 25th season, let’s take a look back at the very first Women's EHF Champions League match in 1993, when Icelandic champions Vikingur travelled to Spain to play one of the best teams in history Tue, 26 Sep 2017 14:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029357 26.09.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029357 Five takeaways from Round 2 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029349/Five+takeaways+from+Round+2 TALKING POINTS: The VELUX EHF Champions League Group Phase has gotten off on full steam and Round 2 included the return of the king and the absence of another. Here are the main topics Mon, 25 Sep 2017 17:30:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029349 25.09.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029349 Home FINAL4 feels further away for FTC http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029347/Home+FINAL4+feels+further+away+for+FTC Women’s EHF Champions League countdown: FTC-Rail Cargo Hungaria have not made many changes to the side which fell just short in the quarter-finals last season Mon, 25 Sep 2017 14:20:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029347 25.09.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029347 Kielce crush Kiel, 14 Mlakar goals not enough for Celje http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029342/Kielce+crush+Kiel%2c+14+Mlakar+goals+not+enough+for+Celje GROUP B REVIEW: Without coach Alfred Gislason, THW record a decisive loss in Poland, while PSG and Aalborg take hard-earned wins. Sun, 24 Sep 2017 19:40:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029342 24.09.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029342 Leon earn first win of the season http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029340/Leon+earn+first+win+of+the+season GROUP C REVIEW: Ademar Leon record a deserved victory against Kadetten on Sunday afternoon, which helps the Spanish team’s chances of progressing to the next phase. Sun, 24 Sep 2017 19:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029340 24.09.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029340 Besiktas victorious in Skopje, Motor clinch points in Portugal http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029341/Besiktas+victorious+in+Skopje%2c+Motor+clinch+points+in+Portugal GROUP D REVIEW: Besiktas Istanbul achieved only their second VELUX EHF Champions League away victory with a storming performance over Metalurg, before Motor followed with a win against their hosts, Sporting. Sun, 24 Sep 2017 19:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029341 24.09.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029341 Montenegrin youngsters diving into the deep end http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029339/Montenegrin+youngsters+diving+into+the+deep+end Women’s EHF Champions League countdown: Buducnost are set for a tricky season in Europe’e elite club competition as a generational change takes place Sun, 24 Sep 2017 12:10:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029339 24.09.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029339 Vardar continue perfect start to title defence http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029337/Vardar+continue+perfect+start+to+title+defence GROUP A REVIEW: HC Vardar went top of Group A after two rounds in the VELUX EHF Champions League, while FC Barcelona Lassa and MOL-Pick Zeged secured their first wins of this year's tournament Sat, 23 Sep 2017 20:20:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029337 23.09.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029337 Magic Mate turns the tide http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029336/Magic+Mate+turns+the+tide GROUP B REVIEW: Veszprém leave Flensburg behind after trailing by four goals 13 minutes before the end of their Round 2 encounter. Sat, 23 Sep 2017 19:30:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029336 23.09.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029336 Skjern confirm their strength; dream scenario for Gorenje http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029335/Skjern+confirm+their+strength%3b+dream+scenario+for+Gorenje GROUP C REVIEW: Skjern and Gorenje Velenje make it two from two, while Dinamo and Elverum’s chances of progressing decrease dramatically. Sat, 23 Sep 2017 18:50:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029335 23.09.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029335 Montpellier earn hard-fought win http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029334/Montpellier+earn+hard-fought+win GROUP D REVIEW: Montpellier claim their second win of the season and lead the group after the first match of the round, while Chekhovskie remain behind on zero points after two losses. Sat, 23 Sep 2017 17:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029334 23.09.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029334 All eyes on the title with Neagu on board http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029338/All+eyes+on+the+title+with+Neagu+on+board Women’s EHF Champions League countdown: 2016 champions CSM Bucuresti will fancy their chances of returning to Budapest for a third consecutive Women’s EHF FINAL4 after a number of impressive summer signings Sat, 23 Sep 2017 10:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029338 23.09.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029338 Generations chat: Dujshebaev and Janc http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029333/Generations+chat%3a+Dujshebaev+and+Janc 25 YEARS OF THE CHAMPIONS LEAGUE: Stars of the past and the present chat about life in and around Europe’s top flight competition, comparing their experiences Fri, 22 Sep 2017 16:20:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029333 22.09.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029333 Tough away games for Round 1 winners http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029332/Tough+away+games+for+Round+1+winners GROUPS C+D PREVIEW: Skjern and Kadetten could find themselves in a great position if they win in Round 2, while Sporting host Motor after both started victorious last week Fri, 22 Sep 2017 15:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029332 22.09.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029332 Maqueda set for clash with former club Nantes http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029329/Maqueda+set+for+clash+with+former+club+Nantes FEATURE: Jorge Maqueda and Vardar aim for a win in their first home match of the season, as they prepare to face a Nantes side strengthened by the arrival of goal machine Kiril Lazarov. Fri, 22 Sep 2017 13:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029329 22.09.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029329 Debutants Brest primed for Europe’s elite in Group B http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029330/Debutants+Brest+primed+for+Europe%e2%80%99s+elite+in+Group+B Women’s EHF Champions League countdown: Brest Bretagne Handball will have no time to ease their way into Europe’s top flight, but are eager to test themselves against the elite Fri, 22 Sep 2017 11:10:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029330 22.09.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029330 A very Polish affair for Vistal Gdynia http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029320/A+very+Polish+affair+for+Vistal+Gdynia Women's EHF Champions League countdown: Vistal Gdynia's squad, made up of nearly all Polish players, begin their first Women's EHF Champions League Group Phase campaign. Thu, 21 Sep 2017 15:10:07 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029320 21.09.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029320 200 handballs and many emotions http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029327/200+handballs+and+many+emotions FEATURE: Right before facing his former team in Round 2 of the VELUX EHF Champions League, Ljubomir Vranjes settled into his new house in Hungary. Thu, 21 Sep 2017 13:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029327 21.09.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029327 German debutants packed with international experience http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029325/German+debutants+packed+with+international+experience Women’s EHF Champions League countdown: SG BBM Bietigheim may be heading into their second season in Europe and their first in the Women’s EHF Champions League, but much is expected of their experienced and exciting squad Thu, 21 Sep 2017 10:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029325 21.09.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029325 Lazarov comes home and Vranjes faces the ex http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029322/Lazarov+comes+home+and+Vranjes+faces+the+ex GROUP A+B PREVIEW: Kielce host the Match of the Week against Kiel, while Zagreb hope for more points Thu, 21 Sep 2017 08:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029322 21.09.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029322 Löwen takes off to secure first win of the season http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029323/L%c3%b6wen+takes+off+to+secure+first+win+of+the+season GROUP A REVIEW: Rhein-Neckar Löwen snatched their first win in the VELUX EHF Champions League this season while Polish side Wisla Plock is without a point after two rounds. Wed, 20 Sep 2017 20:40:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029323 20.09.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029323 Coaches full of praise for PSG’s players and Veszprem’s atmosphere http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029317/Coaches+full+of+praise+for+PSG%e2%80%99s+players+and+Veszprem%e2%80%99s+atmosphere NEWS REPORT: A fascinating look at which players are admired most by opposing coaches reveals four clubs laying claim to members of the VELUX EHF Champions League's "dream team" Wed, 20 Sep 2017 17:20:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029317 20.09.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029317 Bolstered Györ with sights set on history http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029318/Bolstered+Gy%c3%b6r+with+sights+set+on+history Women’s EHF Champions League countdown: Györi Audi ETO KC expected to go far once again as they aim to defend their crown in Budapest for the first time Wed, 20 Sep 2017 10:10:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029318 20.09.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029318 Löwen ready for Plock after confidence-boosting Match of the Week http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029316/L%c3%b6wen+ready+for+Plock+after+confidence-boosting+Match+of+the+Week GROUP A PREVIEW: German champions out for their first win against the Oilers in the only midweek match of Round 2 Tue, 19 Sep 2017 15:50:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029316 19.09.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029316 Five takeaways after the group phase’s opening round http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029313/Five+takeaways+after+the+group+phase%e2%80%99s+opening+round TALKING POINTS: The first round of the VELUX EHF Champions League included many tight matches, dramatic final minutes and a surprising upset. Here are five things we learned Mon, 18 Sep 2017 14:30:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029313 18.09.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029313 Sagosen's late but perfect birthday gift http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029314/Sagosen%27s+late+but+perfect+birthday+gift FEATURE: The Norwegian playmaker enjoyed a great debut for PSG, leading the French side to a crucial win in their VELUX EHF Champions League opener at Kiel Mon, 18 Sep 2017 14:20:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029314 18.09.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029314 Debut makes Machulla happy, satisfied and proud http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029312/Debut+makes+Machulla+happy%2c+satisfied+and+proud FEATURE: Following Flensburg's winning start to the VELUX EHF Champions League season, coach Maik Machulla talks about the new chapter in his career Mon, 18 Sep 2017 12:40:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029312 18.09.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029312 Vardar and Nantes enjoy positive start to season http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029309/Vardar+and+Nantes+enjoy+positive+start+to+season GROUP A REVIEW: HC Vardar started their VELUX EHF Champions League season with a victory in Plock, while Nantes beat Szeged in France. Sun, 17 Sep 2017 22:06:28 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029309 17.09.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029309 Groetzki’s last-second goal secures point in Mannheim thriller http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029310/Groetzki%e2%80%99s+last-second+goal+secures+point+in+Mannheim+thriller MATCH OF THE WEEK REVIEW: Rhein-Neckar Löwen come to life in the second half to salvage a point against FC Barcelona Lass in their VELUX EHF Champions League opener Sun, 17 Sep 2017 22:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029310 17.09.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029310 New arrivals pave path to PSG victory http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029307/New+arrivals+pave+path+to+PSG+victory GROUP B REVIEW: Paris Saint-Germain end their opening round curse by winning at Kiel with Corrales and Sagosen shining Sun, 17 Sep 2017 20:10:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029307 17.09.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029307 Successful return for Velenje, No-nonsense win for Skjern http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029306/Successful+return+for+Velenje%2c+No-nonsense+win+for+Skjern GROUP C REVIEW: Skjern Handbold ran riot through Dinamo Bucuresti’s defence, while RK Gorenje Velenje ousted Abanca Ademar Leon in their return to Europe’s top flight competition. Sun, 17 Sep 2017 19:57:52 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029306 17.09.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029306 Sporting's untamed lions record first win in 16 seasons http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029305/Sporting%27s+untamed+lions+record+first+win+in+16+seasons GROUP D REVIEW: Sporting took Besiktas by surprise, leading the game throughout en route to a 30:26 win on their long-awaited return to Europe’s premier competition Sun, 17 Sep 2017 18:20:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029305 17.09.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029305 Montpellier start European campaign with comfortable win http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029304/Montpellier+start+European+campaign+with+comfortable+win GROUP D REVIEW: Montpellier HB start their campaign in group D with a high scoring win over HC Metalurg. Sat, 16 Sep 2017 20:07:36 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029304 16.09.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029304 Brest shock Kielce, Veszprém and Flensburg nearly stumble http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029303/Brest+shock+Kielce%2c+Veszpr%c3%a9m+and+Flensburg+nearly+stumble GROUP B REVIEW: While the 2016 champions lose in Belarus, Celje and Aalborg come close to upsetting the favourites in their openers Sat, 16 Sep 2017 19:50:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029303 16.09.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029303 Change in defence earns Kristianstad opening point http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029302/Change+in+defence+earns+Kristianstad+opening+point GROUP A REVIEW: A change in their defensive tactics earned Kristianstad a 28:28 draw after being four goals down against Zagreb. Sat, 16 Sep 2017 18:38:05 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029302 16.09.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029302 From school gyms to sold-out arenas http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029301/From+school+gyms+to+sold-out+arenas FEATURE: At the start of its anniversary season, a look-back at the past 25 years shows the impressive development of the EHF Champions League Fri, 15 Sep 2017 14:40:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029301 15.09.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029301 Lions aim to tame Barcelona in MOTW http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029299/Lions+aim+to+tame+Barcelona+in+MOTW GROUP A PREVIEW: Vardar start their title defence at Plock, while the first Match of the Week takes place in Germany where Rhein-Neckar Löwen clash with Barcelona Fri, 15 Sep 2017 11:20:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029299 15.09.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029299 Favourites start with away games http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029297/Favourites+start+with+away+games GROUP B PREVIEW: The match between THW Kiel and PSG is in the spotlight, while Veszprém and Kielce need to be cautious at Celje and Brest Fri, 15 Sep 2017 09:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029297 15.09.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029297 Attacking prowess powers Kadetten past Elverum http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029298/Attacking+prowess+powers+Kadetten+past+Elverum GROUP C REVIEW: A flawless second half saw Kadetten Schaffhausen draw first blood this season, with a 36:30 win against Elverum Thu, 14 Sep 2017 22:40:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029298 14.09.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029298 No mobile phones, a volcanic eruption and a great development http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029295/No+mobile+phones%2c+a+volcanic+eruption+and+a+great+development FEATURE: EHF Chief Sports Officer Markus Glaser talks about 25 years of the EHF Champions League. Thu, 14 Sep 2017 22:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029295 14.09.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029295 Motor claim high-scoring win over Medvedi in opening encounter http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029296/Motor+claim+high-scoring+win+over+Medvedi+in+opening+encounter GROUP D REVIEW: Motor began the 25th season of Europe’s elite club competition with a big win over Chekhovskie Medvedi Thu, 14 Sep 2017 19:30:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029296 14.09.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029296 VELUX EHF Champions League returns for 25th season http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029292/VELUX+EHF+Champions+League+returns+for+25th+season MEDIA RELEASE: Handball fans across Europe can look forward to a very special season in the VELUX EHF Champions League as the competition marks 25 years of top class club handball Thu, 14 Sep 2017 16:30:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029292 14.09.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029292 Champions League is glocal http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029294/Champions+League+is+glocal BLOG: On the brink of the double anniversary season (25th in total and his 10th as the ehfTV commentator), Tom O'Brannagain reveals the mystery of the number 25 as he looks in the past and the present of the European top flight. Thu, 14 Sep 2017 12:50:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029294 14.09.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029294 Plan International announced as new charity partner http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029290/Plan+International+announced+as+new+charity+partner MEDIA RELEASE: EHF Marketing GmbH confirms new partnership with charity partner for the VELUX EHF Champions League with the aim of supporting disadvantaged children and families around the world Thu, 14 Sep 2017 12:30:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029290 14.09.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029290 New look for ehfCL.com as season begins http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029286/New+look+for+ehfCL.com+as+season+begins NEWS: The official website of the VELUX EHF Champions League and Women’s EHF Champions League, ehfCL.com , has been relaunched ahead of the first round of matches Thu, 14 Sep 2017 09:35:11 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029286 14.09.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029286 Obradovic and Markovic grab late entry deadline headlines http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029288/Obradovic+and+Markovic+grab+late+entry+deadline+headlines NEWS REPORT: Four VELUX EHF Champions League clubs have bolstered their squad ahead of this week’s opening round of matches Wed, 13 Sep 2017 19:30:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029288 13.09.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029288 Group phase 2017/18 gets underway in Ukraine http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029284/Group+phase+2017%2f18+gets+underway+in+Ukraine GROUP D PREVIEW: Motor Zaporozhye host Chekhovskie Medvedi in the group phase opener on Thursday, with two more interesting matches following at the weekend Wed, 13 Sep 2017 17:50:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029284 13.09.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029284 Everything to play for in wide open Group C http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029282/Everything+to+play+for+in+wide+open+Group+C GROUP C PREVIEW: A group as open as it gets will have its first answers after this weekend’s three opening games without any obvious favourites Wed, 13 Sep 2017 16:20:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029282 13.09.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029282 PSG are favourites, but Nantes want to be their downfall http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029281/PSG+are+favourites%2c+but+Nantes+want+to+be+their+downfall FEATURE: The Lidl Starligue is back, with Paris aiming for their fourth consecutive title amid a group of tough competitors. Wed, 13 Sep 2017 15:10:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029281 13.09.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029281 Few changes, many dreams for Sporting http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029278/Few+changes%2c+many+dreams+for+Sporting VELUX EHF Champions League countdown: Sporting CP (POR). With the same coach, a solid team and a great season behind them, the Portuguese champions want to leave a good impression in Europe Wed, 13 Sep 2017 09:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029278 13.09.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029278 From 0 to 20,000 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029234/From+0+to+20%2c000 FACTS AND FIGURES: The most important numbers prior to the start of the 25th season of the VELUX EHF Champions League. Tue, 12 Sep 2017 12:50:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029234 12.09.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029234 Motor Maxim-ise their performance http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029233/Motor+Maxim-ise+their+performance VELUX EHF Champions League club countdown: With strong new transfers and a new coach, the Ukrainian champions aim to reach the Last 16 once more. Tue, 12 Sep 2017 09:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029233 12.09.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029233 Boarding complete for the big time http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029276/Boarding+complete+for+the+big+time FIRST-HAND INSIGHT: Dominance, experience, talents - this is why Vipers and THC managed to book the two remaining Women’s EHF Champions League tickets Mon, 11 Sep 2017 18:50:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029276 11.09.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029276 Handball holidays well and truly over http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029275/Handball+holidays+well+and+truly+over LAST WEEK IN THE CHAMPIONS LEAGUE: Our wait is almost over. Europe’s elite club competition returns on Thursday 14 September and it looks like your favourite players are ready to entertain on the court Mon, 11 Sep 2017 17:20:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029275 11.09.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029275 Vori eyes a ticket to Cologne http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029231/Vori+eyes+a+ticket+to+Cologne VELUX EHF Champions League countdown: HC PPD Zagreb captain Igor Vori dreams of raising the trophy with his home club, believing that if the Croatian side make the quarter-finals, anything will be possible. Mon, 11 Sep 2017 12:30:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029231 11.09.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029231 Vipers ready for first Champions League adventure http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029269/Vipers+ready+for+first+Champions+League+adventure QUALIFICATION REVIEW: Hosts Kristiansand win Qualification Group 1 with another big victory in the final against Podravka, while Gomel edge Kastamonu to finish third Sun, 10 Sep 2017 20:20:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029269 10.09.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029269 Thüringer HC grab group matches ticket http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029268/Th%c3%bcringer+HC+grab+group+matches+ticket QUALIFICATION REVIEW: The German runners-up beat Swedish champions Höörs in the qualification final on home court, while Hypo finish third Sun, 10 Sep 2017 17:10:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029268 10.09.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029268 A coaching messiah, a lost Icelandic and hope for the first triumph http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029230/A+coaching+messiah%2c+a+lost+Icelandic+and+hope+for+the+first+triumph VELUX EHF Champions League countdown: With Ljubomir Vranjes at the helm, Telekom Veszprém aim to claim the long-awaited trophy on their 23rd participation in the top flight. Sun, 10 Sep 2017 09:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029230 10.09.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029230 Easy final berth for Vipers, tough road for Podravka http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029267/Easy+final+berth+for+Vipers%2c+tough+road+for+Podravka QUALIFICATION REVIEW: Vipers Kristiansand and HC Podravak Vegeta are set to meet in the Women´s Champions League Qualification Group 1 Final after coming through two contrasting semi-finals Sat, 09 Sep 2017 22:10:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029267 09.09.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029267 Hosts and Höörs head to qualification final http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029266/Hosts+and+H%c3%b6%c3%b6rs+head+to+qualification+final QUALIFICATION REVIEW: Either German runners-up Thüringer HC or Swedish champions H 65 Höörs HK will proceed to the Women’s EHF Champions League Group Matches after clearly winning their semis at Nordhausen Sat, 09 Sep 2017 17:20:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029266 09.09.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029266 Young guns eager to make their mark http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029265/Young+guns+eager+to+make+their+mark FIRST HAND INSIGHT: No new VELUX EHF Champions League season is complete without young talent who make their breakthrough on the international stage and here are 10 names to watch out for this season. Sat, 09 Sep 2017 14:50:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029265 09.09.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029265 The Lunde twins are back together again http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029255/The+Lunde+twins+are+back+together+again FEATURE: For the first time in seven years, Katrine and Kristine Lunde are playing in the same team again. Both sisters will take the court for Vipers Kristiansand’s in the Women’s EHF Champions League qualifiers. Sat, 09 Sep 2017 10:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029255 09.09.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029255 Velenje’s fans deserve the best http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029229/Velenje%e2%80%99s+fans+deserve+the+best VELUX EHF Champions League countdown: Slovenian runners-up Rk Gorenje Velenje return after a three-year absence, aiming to reach at least the Last 16 under the guidance of Zeljko Babic. Sat, 09 Sep 2017 09:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029229 09.09.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029229 Two experienced sides, two debutants http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029248/Two+experienced+sides%2c+two+debutants QUALIFICATION GROUP 2 PREVIEW: One place in the group matches is up for grabs in Nordhausen, where hosts Thüringer HC are expected to be the favourites. Fri, 08 Sep 2017 12:20:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029248 08.09.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029248 One former champion and three newcomers http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029247/One+former+champion+and+three+newcomers QUALIFICATION GROUP 1 PREVIEW: While HC Podravka Vegeta are former Women’s EHF Champions League winners, the other three teams contesting qualification Group 1 in Kristiansand have never made it as far as the group matches. Fri, 08 Sep 2017 11:10:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029247 08.09.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029247 #ehfclholiday campaign a big success http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029246/%23ehfclholiday+campaign+a+big+success NEWS REPORT: Ten winners from eight different countries took home prizes ranging from VELUX EHF FINAL4 2018 tickets to Salming handball runners Fri, 08 Sep 2017 11:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029246 08.09.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029246 No transition, strong defence: Szeged dream of Cologne http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029228/No+transition%2c+strong+defence%3a+Szeged+dream+of+Cologne VELUX EHF Champions League countdown: MOL-Pick Szeged enter the 2017/18 season with no major squad changes, as they aim to make it one step further than the quarter-finals. Fri, 08 Sep 2017 09:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029228 08.09.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029228 Eggert’s arrival boosts Skjern’s hopes http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029221/Eggert%e2%80%99s+arrival+boosts+Skjern%e2%80%99s+hopes VELUX EHF Champions League countdown: The arrival of the experienced Anders Eggert at Skjern Handball will boost the Danish teams hopes of getting through the group phase knockout and qualifying for the Last 16. Fri, 08 Sep 2017 08:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029221 08.09.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029221 Not growing old – gaining experience http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029245/Not+growing+old+%e2%80%93+gaining+experience FEATURE: Our team of players above the age of 33 have dominated handball for a decade, but they are far from done. Thu, 07 Sep 2017 17:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029245 07.09.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029245 A new experience for the Swedish champions http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029243/A+new+experience+for+the+Swedish+champions FEATURE: Despite having considerable success in European club competitions in the past, Swedish champions H 65 Höörs HK realise that qualifying for the Women's EHF Champions League will be a different sort of challenge. Wed, 06 Sep 2017 14:52:48 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029243 06.09.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029243 Thüringer HC have home advantage for qualification tournament http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029242/Th%c3%bcringer+HC+have+home+advantage+for+qualification+tournament FEATURE: Thüringer HC are hoping for their sixth straight ticket to the EHF Champions League Group Matches, but for the first time, they will need to get through the qualification tournament. Wed, 06 Sep 2017 13:21:02 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029242 06.09.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029242 Common objective: beat Barca http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029241/Common+objective%3a+beat+Barca FEATURE: FC Barcelona Lassa have won the Liga ASOBAL de Balonmano in Spain for the past seven years, not losing a point for four years, but with the league returning to action tonight, can anyone change that? Wed, 06 Sep 2017 12:10:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029241 06.09.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029241 Famous new arrivals, and a former player as manager http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029220/Famous+new+arrivals%2c+and+a+former+player+as+manager VELUX EHF Champions League club countdown: After a weak performance last season, Kadetten Schaffhausen have attempted to bolster their chances of success this year with the addition of several new players, and a new manager. Wed, 06 Sep 2017 11:47:18 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029220 06.09.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029220 PSG's lethal attacking force tops the ranks http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029240/PSG%27s+lethal+attacking+force+tops+the+ranks FIRST-HAND INSIGHT: EHF correspondent Andri Yrkill Valsson takes a closer look at the best attacking teams in the VELUX EHF Champions League 2017/18, and the forecast is goals, goals, goals. Tue, 05 Sep 2017 16:10:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029240 05.09.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029240 Star-studded Paris want to shine on the podium http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029205/Star-studded+Paris+want+to+shine+on+the+podium VELUX EHF Champions League countdown: After having to settle for second place last season, Noka Serdarusic’s star-studded side will be determined to take home the trophy for the first time this season. Tue, 05 Sep 2017 15:50:45 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029205 05.09.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029205 First five MOTW ties announced for the 2017/18 season http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029239/First+five+MOTW+ties+announced+for+the+2017%2f18+season NEWS REPORT: The first five Match of the Week ties have been announced with German, Polish, Hungarian and Danish sides hosting these initial head-to-heads. Tue, 05 Sep 2017 15:40:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029239 05.09.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029239 Five reasons why Sporting CP made it to the group phase http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029237/Five+reasons+why+Sporting+CP+made+it+to+the+group+phase FEATURE: We look at five reasons why Sporting CP made it to the VELUX EHF Champions League Group Phase. Mon, 04 Sep 2017 15:34:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029237 04.09.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029237 Hairstyles, animal lovers and team building on a boat http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029236/Hairstyles%2c+animal+lovers+and+team+building+on+a+boat LAST WEEK IN THE CHAMPIONS LEAGUE: As the season creeps ever closer, we take a look at what the stars of the CL have been up to Mon, 04 Sep 2017 14:30:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029236 04.09.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029236 The Oilers aim for the Last 16 again http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029219/The+Oilers+aim+for+the+Last+16+again VELUX EHF Champions League countdown: After failing to make it out of the group phase last season, Orlen Wisla Plock will be seeking to return to form, and take their place in the Last 16. Mon, 04 Sep 2017 08:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029219 04.09.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029219 Sporting CP qualify for group phase after thriller http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029227/Sporting+CP+qualify+for+group+phase+after+thriller QUALIFICATION REVIEW: Sporting CP secured a place in their second ever EHF Champions League group phase with an extra-time victory over Alpla HC Hard. Sun, 03 Sep 2017 19:20:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029227 03.09.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029227 Meet the 10 best defences of the VELUX EHF Champions League http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029226/Meet+the+10+best+defences+of+the+VELUX+EHF+Champions+League FEATURE: Defending champions Vardar top the list of a brand-new power ranking focused on the most fundamental element of the game. Sun, 03 Sep 2017 16:40:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029226 03.09.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029226 Alpla shock TATRAN to set up a decider against Sporting for Group Phase qualification http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029225/Alpla+shock+TATRAN+to+set+up+a+decider+against+Sporting+for+Group+Phase+qualification QUALIFICATION TOURNAMENT REVIEW: Alpla HC Hard defeated TATRAN Presov to book a place in Sunday's decider against Sporting CP after the Portuguese side survived a second-half comeback from Cocks of Finland. Sat, 02 Sep 2017 18:30:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029225 02.09.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029225 A second-year boost for Nantes? http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029224/A+second-year+boost+for+Nantes%3f VELUX EHF Champions League club countdown: After their first appearance last season, HBC Nantes will now face top opponents in Group A in the Group Phase, and thanks to new arrival Kiril Lazarov, the French league runners-up want to upset the established order. Sat, 02 Sep 2017 17:20:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029224 02.09.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029224 4 teams, 1 spot: Champions League throws off in Slovakia http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029223/4+teams%2c+1+spot%3a+Champions+League+throws+off+in+Slovakia QUALIFICATION PREVIEW: Hosts Presov, Hard, Sporting and Cocks are battling it out this weekend to earn the last remaining group phase berth Fri, 01 Sep 2017 21:20:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029223 01.09.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029223 Can a record-breaking coach and big name signing guide Montpellier HB to the last eight again? http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029217/Can+a+record-breaking+coach+and+big+name+signing+guide+Montpellier+HB+to+the+last+eight+again%3f VELUX EHF Champions League countdown: Since the new playing system was introduced, Montpellier HB were the first side to make it from Group Phase C or D and the play-offs, through to the quarter-finals of the VELUX EHF Champions League, where they lost to Veszprem as the team of coach Patrice Canayer came close to their first participation at the VELUX EHF FINAL4. Fri, 01 Sep 2017 11:40:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029217 01.09.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029217 Kopco: Sporting's man in the spotlight http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029214/Kopco%3a+Sporting%27s+man+in+the+spotlight FEATURE: Sporting CP's Michal Kopco will return to his native Slovakia this weekend in a bid to edge out former club Presov from the last spot in the VELUX EHF Champions League. Thu, 31 Aug 2017 17:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029214 31.08.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029214 Cervar’s double function and a pool of talent http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029211/Cervar%e2%80%99s+double+function+and+a+pool+of+talent VELUX EHF Champions League countdown: Last season, HC Metalurg missed the qualification for Group C to the Last 16 by one point, now the second VELUX EHF Champions League team from the ‘capital of European handball’ is out for more. Thu, 31 Aug 2017 12:20:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029211 31.08.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029211 Kiel enjoy the pick of goalkeepers for the new season http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029210/Kiel+enjoy+the+pick+of+goalkeepers+for+the+new+season FIRST-HAND INSIGHT: EHF correspondent Kevin Domas reveals who he believes are the best goalkeeping pairings in this season's VELUX EHF Champions League. Thu, 31 Aug 2017 11:30:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029210 31.08.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029210 All eyes on Odense http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029209/All+eyes+on+Odense FEATURE: Experts seem to agree that Odense HC are the big favourites to win the Danish women’s championship this season and a look at the many reinforcements the club have made makes it hard to disagree with them. Wed, 30 Aug 2017 19:10:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029209 30.08.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029209 Can anyone stop Metz from conquering France for the third-time straight? http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029208/Can+anyone+stop+Metz+from+conquering+France+for+the+third-time+straight%3f FEATURE: The biggest question of the summer amongst the French teams in the Ligue Féminine de Handball is if Brest, following an impressive first year in the top division last season, can master the winning habit which Metz have developed over recent years. Wed, 30 Aug 2017 18:10:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029208 30.08.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029208 Hard hope to end the Austrian curse http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029206/Hard+hope+to+end+the+Austrian+curse FEATURE: Lake Constance side Alpla HC Hard want to become the first Austrian club to qualify for the VELUX EHF Champions League group phase since 2008. Wed, 30 Aug 2017 17:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029206 30.08.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029206 The Bears face new challenges, even on home turf http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029202/The+Bears+face+new+challenges%2c+even+on+home+turf VELUX EHF Champions League countdown: Their golden days seem to be over for Chekhovskie Medvedi who will have to fight hard to enter the group C/D playoffs but 71-year-old coach Vladimir Maximov is trying everything as he enters another decade, still at the helm of ‘the Bears’. Wed, 30 Aug 2017 12:40:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029202 30.08.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029202 PSG edge out Barcelona in the first power ranking http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029200/PSG+edge+out+Barcelona+in+the+first+power+ranking FEATURE: Three of the teams that qualified for last season's VELUX EHF FINAL 4 are on track for success in this year's competition, according to a group of EHF correspondents. Tue, 29 Aug 2017 19:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029200 29.08.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029200 Nico Rönnberg: Cocks are stronger and more experienced this year http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029199/Nico+R%c3%b6nnberg%3a+Cocks+are+stronger+and+more+experienced+this+year FEATURE: Key player Nico Rönnberg feels sure that Finnish champions Cocks have improved their chances to qualify for the VELUX EHF Champions League compared to last year. Tue, 29 Aug 2017 17:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029199 29.08.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029199 Unleashed lions want to run further http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029195/Unleashed+lions+want+to+run+further VELUX EHF Champions League countdown: Rhein-Neckar Löwen have been eliminated in the Last 16 for the past three years, but the Bundesliga champions know they can go further. Tue, 29 Aug 2017 12:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029195 29.08.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029195 New season and bigger dreams for Sporting CP http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029193/New+season+and+bigger+dreams+for+Sporting+CP FEATURE: Last season finished with two titles and glory for Sporting CP, but the start of the new season brings new and greater ambitions for the Portuguese national champions. Mon, 28 Aug 2017 17:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029193 28.08.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029193 Leon: Proud to be back on the big stage http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029187/Leon%3a+Proud+to+be+back+on+the+big+stage VELUX EHF Champions League countdown: Spanish club Abanca Ademar Leon are determined to prove they deserve their VELUX EHF Champions League place. Mon, 28 Aug 2017 12:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029187 28.08.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029187 Kristianstad count on young guns for Champions League success http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029183/Kristianstad+count+on+young+guns+for+Champions+League+success VELUX EHF Champions League countdown: IFK Kristianstad have a young team and plenty of confidence in their bid to make the Last16. Sun, 27 Aug 2017 11:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029183 27.08.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029183 The Zebras hope for another ticket to Cologne http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029182/The+Zebras+hope+for+another+ticket+to+Cologne VELUX EHF Champions League countdown: THW Kiel (GER) – With Domagoj Duvnjak ruled out until November, Kiel have a tough group phase ahead Sat, 26 Aug 2017 12:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029182 26.08.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029182 Homecoming veterans steal Danish league headlines http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029181/Homecoming+veterans+steal+Danish+league+headlines FEATURE: Homecoming heroes Anders Eggert and Jesper Nøddesbo have stolen the headlines in Denmark ahead of a season, in which ruling champions Aalborg Handbold will be trying to defend their title and deal with the absence of Sander Sagosen Fri, 25 Aug 2017 17:10:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029181 25.08.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029181 A family reunion and a boost of quality for Kielce http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029180/A+family+reunion+and+a+boost+of+quality+for+Kielce VELUX EHF Champions League countdown: Kielce coach Talant Dujshebaev has made it a family affair in Poland, with the aim of improving on last season's Last 16 exit. Fri, 25 Aug 2017 15:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029180 25.08.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029180 Machulla looking to fill Vranjes' shoes at Flensburg http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029177/Machulla+looking+to+fill+Vranjes%27+shoes+at+Flensburg VELUX EHF Champions League countdown: The new management at SG Flensburg-Handewitt hope that 13 is not an unlucky number, as they lead the German club into their 13th EHF Champions League appearance. Thu, 24 Aug 2017 14:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029177 24.08.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029177 Elverum hope to be next Norwegian success story http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029176/Elverum+hope+to+be+next+Norwegian+success+story VELUX EHF Champions League countdown: From the small Norwegian town of the same name, Elverum are set to embark on their third consecutive VELEX EHF Champions League campaign. Wed, 23 Aug 2017 15:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029176 23.08.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029176 Cvijic does fashion, Janc the handyman, and a new Karabatic in town http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029174/Cvijic+does+fashion%2c+Janc+the+handyman%2c+and+a+new+Karabatic+in+town LAST WEEK IN THE CHAMPIONS LEAGUE: Find out what the EHF Champions League's top stars have been doing away from the training courts Wed, 23 Aug 2017 12:29:07 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029174 23.08.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029174 Leading Bundesliga trio to face more challenges http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029175/Leading+Bundesliga+trio+to+face+more+challenges FEATURE: While Champions League participants Flensburg, Kiel and Löwen were quiet on the transfer market, their continued dominance in the German domestic league might not be guaranteed Tue, 22 Aug 2017 17:50:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029175 22.08.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029175 Tough draw for young RK Celje squad http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029173/Tough+draw+for+young+RK+Celje+squad VELUX EHF Champions League countdown: RK Celje Pivovarna Laško (SLO). The Slovenian side have the youngest squad in the competition, but are aiming for qualification from a difficult Group B. Tue, 22 Aug 2017 14:50:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029173 22.08.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029173 Sportradar seeks sports data journalists for EHF club competitions http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028937/Sportradar+seeks+sports+data+journalists+for+EHF+club+competitions New freelance positions for match scouters available from the start of the 2017/18 season to collect match data from across the EHF top club competitions Tue, 22 Aug 2017 09:20:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028937 22.08.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028937 7 new arrivals, 7 different nationalities for Bucuresti http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029171/7+new+arrivals%2c+7+different+nationalities+for+Bucuresti VELUX EHF Champions League countdown: Dinamo Bucuresti (ROU). With a reinforced squad the Romanian champions are hoping to make it into the play-offs Mon, 21 Aug 2017 13:20:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029171 21.08.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029171 Top shooters left, big names arrived at Brest http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029151/Top+shooters+left%2c+big+names+arrived+at+Brest VELUX EHF Champions League countdown: HC Meshkov Brest (BLR). With a rebuilt team, the Belarusian champions are looking beyond the group stage again Sun, 20 Aug 2017 11:10:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029151 20.08.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029151 Besiktas want to make Last 16 dream come true http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029147/Besiktas+want+to+make+Last+16+dream+come+true VELUX EHF Champions League countdown: Besiktas Mogaz HT (TUR). Starting in their 10th season, the Turkish champions are hoping this will be their year Sat, 19 Aug 2017 10:30:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029147 19.08.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029147 Way to Cologne gets steeper for Barcelona http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029146/Way+to+Cologne+gets+steeper+for+Barcelona VELUX EHF Champions League countdown: FC Barcelona Lassa (ESP). With the lack of serious competition in their domestic league, the Spanish champions are eyeing European success once more Fri, 18 Aug 2017 11:10:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029146 18.08.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029146 Danish champions dream big despite loss of Sagosen http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029143/Danish+champions+dream+big+despite+loss+of+Sagosen VELUX EHF Champions League countdown: Aalborg Håndbold (DEN). The Danish champions are confident ahead of their return to Europe's top-level competition. Thu, 17 Aug 2017 10:40:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029143 17.08.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029143 All eyes on the hunted from Europe's handball capital http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029138/All+eyes+on+the+hunted+from+Europe%27s+handball+capital VELUX EHF Champions League countdown: HC Vardar (MKD). The defending champions want to prove their glorious campaign last season was not a one-off. Wed, 16 Aug 2017 11:20:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029138 16.08.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029138 Who’s got the fastest feet in the Champions League? http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029135/Who%e2%80%99s+got+the+fastest+feet+in+the+Champions+League%3f LAST WEEK IN THE CHAMPIONS LEAGUE: Last week could not have been more diverse across the Champions League teams. August is well and truly here, and while some are breaking sweat and working out, others are working on their tan with almost the same tenacity. Mon, 14 Aug 2017 12:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029135 14.08.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029135 The 12 hottest transfers in Groups A & B http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029130/The+12+hottest+transfers+in+Groups+A+%26+B FEATURE: The transfers of Dujshebaev (24), Sagosen (21) and Janc (20) highlight a new generation of Champions League stars. Here is an overview of the top signings this summer. Part 2: Groups A and B. Fri, 11 Aug 2017 13:50:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029130 11.08.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029130 The 6 hottest transfers in Groups C & D http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029127/The+6+hottest+transfers+in+Groups+C+%26+D FEATURE: With just five weeks left until the start of the VELUX EHF Champions League, here is a look at the top signings this summer. Part 1: Groups C and D. Wed, 09 Aug 2017 12:20:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029127 09.08.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029127 Playing times for first five rounds released http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029120/Playing+times+for+first+five+rounds+released NEWS REPORT: The anniversary 25th season of the VELUX EHF Champions League will commence in Ukraine and Switzerland on Thursday 14 September Tue, 08 Aug 2017 19:10:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029120 08.08.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029120 Fun is always just around the corner http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029113/Fun+is+always+just+around+the+corner LAST WEEK IN THE CHAMPIONS LEAGUE: With the start of the 2017/18 season looming, all teams are stepping up their preparations. But besides all the hard work, they still have time for a laugh. Mon, 07 Aug 2017 09:30:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029113 07.08.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029113 Sweat, laughter and knee-socks: Kielce return to handball http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029101/Sweat%2c+laughter+and+knee-socks%3a+Kielce+return+to+handball FEATURE: Polish champions KS Vive Tauron Kielce welcome some fresh faces as they start their preparation for the new season ahead. Wed, 02 Aug 2017 15:31:52 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029101 02.08.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029101 Final days of vacation float away as the hard work begins http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029096/Final+days+of+vacation+float+away+as+the+hard+work+begins LAST WEEK IN THE CHAMPIONS LEAGUE: The beginning of August marks the start of pre-season for the majority of clubs Tue, 01 Aug 2017 14:20:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029096 01.08.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029096 Hockey, beach, candies and training camps http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029072/Hockey%2c+beach%2c+candies+and+training+camps LAST WEEK IN THE CHAMPIONS LEAGUE: The stars are enjoying some traditional but also some unusual pre-season activities less than two months until throw-off for the 2017/18 season Mon, 24 Jul 2017 13:50:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029072 24.07.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029072 Travel itinerary for all clubs in the anniversary season outlined http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029068/Travel+itinerary+for+all+clubs+in+the+anniversary+season+outlined NEWS REPORT: The playing schedules for all four Groups in the VELUX EHF Champions League 2017/18 season have been released Thu, 20 Jul 2017 16:40:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029068 20.07.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029068 Tatran Presov set to welcome qualification hopefuls to Slovakia http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029053/Tatran+Presov+set+to+welcome+qualification+hopefuls+to+Slovakia NEWS REPORT: For the second year in a row, Presov will host a VELUX EHF Champions League Qualification group Wed, 19 Jul 2017 11:50:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029053 19.07.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029053 Fitness tests, fishing and some undesirable clothing choices http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029057/Fitness+tests%2c+fishing+and+some+undesirable+clothing+choices LAST WEEK IN THE CHAMPIONS LEAGUE: From cardio tests to the summer’s best and worst dressed, we take a look at what the stars of the EHF Champions League have posted on social media last week. Mon, 17 Jul 2017 14:30:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029057 17.07.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029057 Camps, holidays and the early days of pre-season training http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029046/Camps%2c+holidays+and+the+early+days+of+pre-season+training LAST WEEK IN THE CHAMPIONS LEAGUE: As we approach the middle of July, we catch up with players who are making the most of their final days on holiday, or have already made the leap into serious training Wed, 12 Jul 2017 16:40:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029046 12.07.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029046 Vipers Kristiansand and Thüringer HC host EHF CL Qualification Tournaments http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029039/Vipers+Kristiansand+and+Th%c3%bcringer+HC+host+EHF+CL+Qualification+Tournaments NEWS REPORT: The first matches of the Women's EHF Champions League 2017/18 will be played in Germany and Norway as Thüringer HC and Vipers Kristiansand host the qualification tournaments. Both events take place on 9/10 September Fri, 07 Jul 2017 16:02:17 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029039 07.07.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029039 EHF releases distribution of European Cup places for 2018/19 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029033/EHF+releases+distribution+of+European+Cup+places+for+2018%2f19 NEWS REPORT: Spain regains a second place for its teams in the VELUX EHF Champions League, while Hungary overtakes Denmark in the women’s ranking Wed, 05 Jul 2017 17:24:36 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029033 05.07.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029033 Defending champions in the group with the EHF Cup winners Rostov http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029025/Defending+champions+in+the+group+with+the+EHF+Cup+winners+Rostov NEWS REPORT: All four groups of the anniversary Women's EHF Champions League season have been drawn at the Ljubljana Castle. Fri, 30 Jun 2017 21:32:55 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029025 30.06.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029025 Vardar to start the title defence in a group with record champions http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029026/Vardar+to+start+the+title+defence+in+a+group+with+record+champions NEWS REPORT: The reigning winners of the Europe's premier club competition to start in Group A with the eight-time winners FC Barcelona Lassa. Fri, 30 Jun 2017 21:30:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029026 30.06.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029026 Soaring TV coverage promises bright anniversary season http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029024/Soaring+TV+coverage+promises+bright+anniversary+season NEWS REPORT: The previous VELUX EHF Champions League season reached new heights in terms of some TV figures, giving a promising perspective for the 25th edition Fri, 30 Jun 2017 14:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029024 30.06.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029024 Former champions avoid a direct clash in the qualification http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029021/Former+champions+avoid+a+direct+clash+in+the+qualification NEWS REPORT: Vipers and Thüringer HC won the first right to organise the qualification tournaments in the Women's EHF Champions League Thu, 29 Jun 2017 12:34:53 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029021 29.06.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029021 Draw grants first right to organise a group to Hard http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029020/Draw+grants+first+right+to+organise+a+group+to+Hard NEWS REPORT: The draw in Vienna has determined the order of the hosting rights for the only VELUX EHF Champions League tournament Thu, 29 Jun 2017 12:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029020 29.06.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029020 Three Slovenian stars to take the fate of the new season in their hands http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029017/Three+Slovenian+stars+to+take+the+fate+of+the+new+season+in+their+hands NEWS REPORT: All claimants to the European club throne in its anniversary season will unfold their battle plans in the medieval stronghold as the group stage draw of the EHF Champions League takes place at Ljubljana Castle. Three stellar names known from the Slovenian and foreign Champions League clubs will help at the draw. Wed, 28 Jun 2017 13:58:57 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029017 28.06.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029017 Pots for the qualification and group matches draw released http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029014/Pots+for+the+qualification+and+group+matches+draw+released NEWS REPORT: Defending champions Györi Audi ETO KC will be drawn from the top pot on Friday. Tue, 27 Jun 2017 10:01:40 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029014 27.06.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029014 Seeding for the group phase draw released http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029013/Seeding+for+the+group+phase+draw+released NEWS REPORT: No draw for the only qualification tournament is needed as the semi-final pairings have been determined. Mon, 26 Jun 2017 19:20:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029013 26.06.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029013 Montpellier oust Metalurg to extend their winning run http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029608/Montpellier+oust+Metalurg+to+extend+their+winning+run GROUP D REVIEW: Montpellier remain the only team in the VELUX EHF Champions League group phase to have won every match, after beating Metalurg Mon, 01 Jan 1990 00:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029608 01.01.1990 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029608