en European Handball Federation http://www.eurohandball.com Handball stories, news and interviews Sun, 21 Jul 2019 13:43:20 GMT Sun, 21 Jul 2019 13:43:20 GMT www.eurohandball.com Content Copyright by the European Handball Federation and EHF Marketing (c) 1994-2019 office@eurohandball.com European Handball Federation http://www.eurohandball.com 0 0 La Rioja secure second win of the season http://www.eurohandball.com/article/032365/La+Rioja+secure+second+win+of+the+season GROUP A REVIEW: La Rioja end their EHF Cup campaign with a win over Saint-Raphaël, who finish second in the group Sat, 30 Mar 2019 22:20:05 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/032365 30.03.2019 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/032365 Distance battle between Berlin and Saint-Raphael for first place http://www.eurohandball.com/article/032347/Distance+battle+between+Berlin+and+Saint-Raphael+for+first+place GROUP A PREVIEW: With their quarter-final places already secured, last season’s Men’s EHF Cup finalists are focused on the fight for first on the table in the final round of the group phase Thu, 28 Mar 2019 14:40:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/032347 28.03.2019 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/032347 Balatonfüredi KSE take first points against eliminated La Rioja http://www.eurohandball.com/article/032326/Balatonf%c3%bcredi+KSE+take+first+points+against+eliminated+La+Rioja GROUP A REVIEW: Neither team could qualify through to the last eight, but they put up a great fight in the Veszprem Arena Sun, 24 Mar 2019 16:08:55 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/032326 24.03.2019 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/032326 Füchse visit Saint-Raphaël with group win at stake http://www.eurohandball.com/article/032317/F%c3%bcchse+visit+Saint-Rapha%c3%abl+with+group+win+at+stake GROUP A PREVIEW: The defending Men’s EHF Cup champions from Berlin will lock up top spot in the group and a place in the quarter-finals if they earn at least a point in France on Saturday. Fri, 22 Mar 2019 15:50:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/032317 22.03.2019 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/032317 Berlin and Saint-Raphaël win, Balatonfüred out http://www.eurohandball.com/article/032236/Berlin+and+Saint-Rapha%c3%abl+win%2c+Balatonf%c3%bcred+out GROUP A REVIEW: Victories for the German and French sides in EHF Cup Group A, but the Hungarian team is eliminated Sun, 03 Mar 2019 22:03:16 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/032236 03.03.2019 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/032236 Berlin and Saint-Raphael look to increase advantages http://www.eurohandball.com/article/032203/Berlin+and+Saint-Raphael+look+to+increase+advantages GROUP A PREVIEW: The two finalists of last season’s Men’s EHF Cup hope to continue their strong group phase campaigns and cement their place on top of the table Thu, 28 Feb 2019 14:17:57 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/032203 28.02.2019 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/032203 Defending champions remain on course for the quarter-finals http://www.eurohandball.com/article/032169/Defending+champions+remain+on+course+for+the+quarter-finals GROUP A REVIEW: Berlin capture the Logrono fortress thanks to a clear second half improvement Sat, 23 Feb 2019 21:57:20 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/032169 23.02.2019 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/032169 Saint-Raphael and Berlin aim to extend winning streaks http://www.eurohandball.com/article/032152/Saint-Raphael+and+Berlin+aim+to+extend+winning+streaks GROUP A PREVIEW: Title holders Füchse Berlin could be in a strong position to reach the Men’s EHF Cup Quarter-finals if they collect a third straight victory this weekend in Spain Thu, 21 Feb 2019 14:23:46 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/032152 21.02.2019 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/032152 Strong second half gives Saint-Raphaël first success http://www.eurohandball.com/article/032127/Strong+second+half+gives+Saint-Rapha%c3%abl+first+success GROUP A REVIEW: Saint-Raphaël took their first win in this season's EHF Cup Group Phase with a strong second half performance Sat, 16 Feb 2019 22:44:38 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/032127 16.02.2019 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/032127 Saint-Raphael looking for first win http://www.eurohandball.com/article/032120/Saint-Raphael+looking+for+first+win GROUP A PREVIEW: Last season’s EHF Cup finalists Saint-Raphael aim for their first points of the group phase when they take on La Rioja on Saturday Fri, 15 Feb 2019 12:01:26 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/032120 15.02.2019 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/032120 La Rioja take first win in Group A http://www.eurohandball.com/article/032074/La+Rioja+take+first+win+in+Group+A GROUP A REVIEW: A solid defence proved key to Logroño La Rioja's five-goal home victory over Balatonfüredi Sat, 09 Feb 2019 23:10:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/032074 09.02.2019 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/032074 Last year's finalists clash in Group A http://www.eurohandball.com/article/032045/Last+year%27s+finalists+clash+in+Group+A GROUP A PREVIEW: Defending champions Füchse Berlin and runners-up Saint-Raphael go head-to-head again in the opening weekend of the Men's EHF Cup Group Phase Thu, 07 Feb 2019 10:40:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/032045 07.02.2019 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/032045 Logroño La Rioja hope for positive return to the EHF Cup http://www.eurohandball.com/article/031988/Logro%c3%b1o+La+Rioja+hope+for+positive+return+to+the+EHF+Cup MEN’S EHF CUP COUNTDOWN #4: A new-look BM Logroño La Rioja are setting realistic goals as they return to the Men’s EHF Cup Group Phase Sat, 26 Jan 2019 09:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/031988 26.01.2019 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/031988 Kiel in group with Granollers, Azoty-Pulawy and GOG http://www.eurohandball.com/article/031736/Kiel+in+group+with+Granollers%2c+Azoty-Pulawy+and+GOG DRAW REVIEW: The three-time Champions League winners will play in Group D, while the defending champions Füchse Berlin meet La Rioja, Saint-Raphael and Balatonfüred in Group A. Thu, 29 Nov 2018 12:20:44 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/031736 29.11.2018 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/031736 Defending champions in the top pot before the group phase draw http://www.eurohandball.com/article/031710/Defending+champions+in+the+top+pot+before+the+group+phase+draw DRAW PREVIEW: The remaining 16 teams will be divided to four groups on Thursday during a draw event streamed live on Facebook and youtube. Mon, 26 Nov 2018 14:51:30 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/031710 26.11.2018 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/031710 Away goals see Logrono through http://www.eurohandball.com/article/031703/Away+goals+see+Logrono+through ROUND REVIEW: Through a goal with just five seconds left, BM Logrono La Rioja qualified for the Men’s EHF Cup group phase on away goals against Kadetten Schaffhausen. Sun, 25 Nov 2018 21:20:44 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/031703 25.11.2018 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/031703 Magdeburg "aware how difficult it will be" against Porto http://www.eurohandball.com/article/031694/Magdeburg+%22aware+how+difficult+it+will+be%22+against+Porto ROUND PREVIEW: Three German teams targeting a place in the Men’s EHF Cup Group Phase need to be cautious ahead of their return legs in Round 3 this weekend, with extensive coverage on ehfTV.com Fri, 23 Nov 2018 16:50:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/031694 23.11.2018 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/031694 Füchse start the title defence against Aalborg, Kiel vs Drammen http://www.eurohandball.com/article/031441/F%c3%bcchse+start+the+title+defence+against+Aalborg%2c+Kiel+vs+Drammen DRAW REVIEW: The Men's EHF Cup Qualification Round 3 Draw pitted several big names against each other. Tue, 16 Oct 2018 12:37:33 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/031441 16.10.2018 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/031441 French sides chase Last 16 berths on home court http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028127/French+sides+chase+Last+16+berths+on+home+court ELIMINATION ROUND PREVIEW: After winning their away play-off games, Nantes and Montpellier’s exceptional home records mean they can almost touch the Last 16 tickets. Fri, 10 Mar 2017 16:48:14 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028127 10.03.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028127 Nantes snatch win over La Rioja with strong finish http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028094/Nantes+snatch+win+over+La+Rioja+with+strong+finish PLAY-OFF REVIEW: Nantes earn a hard-fought win in the first leg of the Group C+D play-off draw against Naturhouse La Rioja, putting themselves in a good position ahead of the return match. Sun, 05 Mar 2017 23:23:16 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028094 05.03.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028094 France aiming for three clubs in the Last 16 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028076/France+aiming+for+three+clubs+in+the+Last+16 FEATURE: With Nantes and Montpellier in the group phase knockout, and PSG already qualified, France could have three clubs in the Last 16 for the first time Fri, 03 Mar 2017 19:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028076 03.03.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028076 French favourites seek glory in Ukraine and Spain http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028081/French+favourites+seek+glory+in+Ukraine+and+Spain ELIMINATION ROUND PREVIEW: Having avoided an all-French clash, Montpellier and Nantes travel to Zaporozhye and La Rioja respectively in the first leg of the Group C+D play-offs this weekend. Fri, 03 Mar 2017 16:39:51 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028081 03.03.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028081 TATRAN beat La Rioja for the first time to climb up the standings http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027974/TATRAN+beat+La+Rioja+for+the+first+time+to+climb+up+the+standings GROUP C REVIEW: TATRAN Presov triumphed over La Rioja for the first time ever to end their season on a high Sat, 11 Feb 2017 18:25:59 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027974 11.02.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027974 Four teams contest third place, four world champions in Montpellier http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027972/Four+teams+contest+third+place%2c+four+world+champions+in+Montpellier GROUP C PREVIEW: The VELUX EHF Champions League is back this weekend after a break of more than two months following the 2017 IHF Men’s World Championship in France. Fri, 10 Feb 2017 18:48:32 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027972 10.02.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027972 La Rioja get play-off berth, Montpellier secure top spot http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027013/La+Rioja+get+play-off+berth%2c+Montpellier+secure+top+spot GROUP C REVIEW: La Rioja defeated their rivals for second place, Metalurg, to earn a play-off spot, while Montpellier became group winners by earning their sixth straight win - against Chekhov. Sat, 03 Dec 2016 16:06:21 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027013 03.12.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027013 La Rioja seek win to join Montpellier in play-offs http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026995/La+Rioja+seek+win+to+join+Montpellier+in+play-offs GROUP C PREVIEW: While Montpellier need one more point to be assured of the No. 1 position in the group, La Rioja can join the French side in the play-offs by beating Metalurg. Fri, 02 Dec 2016 15:03:16 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026995 02.12.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026995 Montpellier advance to play-offs with big win http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026950/Montpellier+advance+to+play-offs+with+big+win GROUP C REVIEW: Montpellier are the first side from this group to book a place in the play-offs after a convincing win over La Rioja. Sat, 26 Nov 2016 21:57:34 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026950 26.11.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026950 Four teams with imperative to win http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026928/Four+teams+with+imperative+to+win GROUP C PREVIEW: Montpellier can book the group’s first play-off berth with a victory against La Rioja in Round 8. Wed, 23 Nov 2016 15:33:09 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026928 23.11.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026928 Montpellier top the table, La Rioja suffer shock high-scoring loss http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026903/Montpellier+top+the+table%2c+La+Rioja+suffer+shock+high-scoring+loss GROUP C REVIEW: Montpellier continue their exceptional form with their fourth consecutive Champions League victory, and Chekovskie upset their hosts Naturhouse. Sat, 19 Nov 2016 19:15:35 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026903 19.11.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026903 In-form teams meet as Presov host Montpellier http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026886/In-form+teams+meet+as+Presov+host+Montpellier GROUP C PREVIEW: Presov bid to take their first ever win over Montpellier while La Rioja defend their top spot at home against Chekhov. Fri, 18 Nov 2016 11:56:59 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026886 18.11.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026886 La Rioja fend off Elverum to claim top spot in Group C http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026803/La+Rioja+fend+off+Elverum+to+claim+top+spot+in+Group+C GROUP C REVIEW: Forceful La Rioja allow no surprise in front of home fans as they climb to the top of the Group C at the expense of lacklustre Elverum. Sat, 12 Nov 2016 22:35:59 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026803 12.11.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026803 Egyptian Sanad wants to take the competition by storm http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026776/Egyptian+Sanad+wants+to+take+the+competition+by+storm AROUND THE WORLD: Hussein Zaki showed us that an Egyptian player can reach the top of the sport. Now, Mohamed Hisham Sanad is impressing in La Rioja and has only one dream: a VELUX EHF FINAL 4 berth Wed, 09 Nov 2016 16:47:27 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026776 09.11.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026776 La Rioja stay on top with a win in Elverum, Montpellier with convincing home win http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026698/La+Rioja+stay+on+top+with+a+win+in+Elverum%2c+Montpellier+with+convincing+home+win GROUP C REVIEW: La Rioja win in Elverum to stay on top of Group C and Montpellier climb up to the second spot. Sun, 23 Oct 2016 20:55:47 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026698 23.10.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026698 La Rioja want to extend winning streak, Montpellier face Chekhov again http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026636/La+Rioja+want+to+extend+winning+streak%2c+Montpellier+face+Chekhov+again GROUP C PREVIEW: Top and bottom of the table are separated by just three points ahead of Round 4 in arguably the closest group of the VELUX EHF Champions League. Fri, 14 Oct 2016 19:04:11 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026636 14.10.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026636 La Rioja take back first spot in Group C http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026599/La+Rioja+take+back+first+spot+in+Group+C GROUP C REVIEW: La Rioja took a convincing 33:27 win over Presov to regain the group lead after Round 3 Sat, 08 Oct 2016 19:31:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026599 08.10.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026599 La Rioja to defend top spot against Presov in tight Group C http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026586/La+Rioja+to+defend+top+spot+against+Presov+in+tight+Group+C GROUP C PREVIEW: Leaders La Rioja want to keep their strong start to the season going when hosting Presov, while Chekhovskie eye their maiden win against Metalurg after two straight draws Thu, 06 Oct 2016 09:02:38 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026586 06.10.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026586 La Rioja claims top spot, Presov win first match http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026565/La+Rioja+claims+top+spot%2c+Presov+win+first+match GROUP C REVIEW: La Rioja beat Montpellier 31:30 to move to the top of Group C, while Presov jumped off the bottom, after overcoming Metalurg Skopje 27:22 in a great comeback. Sun, 02 Oct 2016 05:54:25 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026565 02.10.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026565 Tough test awaits leaders in Spain, high-flying Metalurg visit Presov http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026562/Tough+test+awaits+leaders+in+Spain%2c+high-flying+Metalurg+visit+Presov GROUP C PREVIEW: Group frontrunners Montpellier visit Spain looking for their second win, against La Rioja, who lost only one home match last Champions League season. Fri, 30 Sep 2016 13:39:42 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026562 30.09.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026562 No winner in Moscow thriller http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026512/No+winner+in+Moscow+thriller GROUP C REVIEW: Chekhovskie Medvedi and La Rioja played a tight and exciting game. In the end there was no winner in it Thu, 22 Sep 2016 20:23:34 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026512 22.09.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026512 Spanish runners-up aiming high with tall signing http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026405/Spanish+runners-up+aiming+high+with+tall+signing VELUX EHF Champions League club countdown: 22 days to go - Naturhouse La Rioja (ESP). With some fresh faces in their ranks, the Logrono-based side will look to improve on being knocked out last season in the C+D Elimination Round. Tue, 30 Aug 2016 21:21:58 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026405 30.08.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026405 Strong home displays advance Motor and Meshkov Brest to last 16 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025261/Strong+home+displays+advance+Motor+and+Meshkov+Brest+to+last+16 KNOCK-OUT REVIEW: Motor Zaporozhye and Meshkov Brest beat La Rioja and Skjern respectively to move into the last 16. Sat, 05 Mar 2016 20:35:01 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025261 05.03.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025261 Eastern sides hope to build on their success in the second leg http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025247/Eastern+sides+hope+to+build+on+their+success+in+the+second+leg KNOCK-OUT PREVIEW: The opponents of the second ranked teams from Groups A and B will be determined on Saturday in Belarus and Ukraine. Fri, 04 Mar 2016 13:04:11 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025247 04.03.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025247 Motor take important step towards Last 16 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025209/Motor+take+important+step+towards+Last+16 REVIEW: A one-goal away win against La Rioja gives Motor Zaporozhye the edge ahead of the second leg of the play-offs. Sat, 27 Feb 2016 19:06:43 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025209 27.02.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025209 Battle for the final spaces in the Last 16 begins http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025206/Battle+for+the+final+spaces+in+the+Last+16+begins ROUND PREVIEW: Spanish-Ukrainian and Danish-Belarusian encounters in the VELUX EHF Champions League Group Phase Knockout Play-Offs. Sat, 27 Feb 2016 09:28:24 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025206 27.02.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025206 Porto crash out despite big win http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023860/Porto+crash+out+despite+big+win GROUP C REVIEW: Brest and Porto claim victory on home soil while La Rioja comeback from a two point deficit at half-time to beat Presov away from home Sat, 05 Dec 2015 21:47:37 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023860 05.12.2015 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023860 Crunch time for La Rioja http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023841/Crunch+time+for+La+Rioja FEATURE: 60 minutes separates Naturhouse La Rioja from the next round of VELUX EHF Champions League Wed, 02 Dec 2015 12:50:39 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023841 02.12.2015 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023841 Meshkov Brest beat La Rioja to qualify for the knock-out stage http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023824/Meshkov+Brest+beat+La+Rioja+to+qualify+for+the+knock-out+stage GROUP C REVIEW: Meshkov Brest performed superbly to win away from home against La Rioja to secure qualification to the knock-out stage in first place. Sat, 28 Nov 2015 21:39:12 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023824 28.11.2015 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023824 Dragon’s Den receives a modern Iberian battle http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023761/Dragon%e2%80%99s+Den+receives+a+modern+Iberian+battle FEATURE: The relationship between Portugal and Spain has had its ups and downs throughout history and their centuries-old rivalry continues - on the handball court Fri, 20 Nov 2015 10:58:01 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023761 20.11.2015 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023761 La Rioja stay on top http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023718/La+Rioja+stay+on+top GROUP C REVIEW: La Rioja keep their place at the top of the group whilst Brest secure victory away from home Sat, 14 Nov 2015 21:28:38 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023718 14.11.2015 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023718 La Rioja seek revenge, Porto face in-form Presov http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023638/La+Rioja+seek+revenge%2c+Porto+face+in-form+Presov GROUP C PREVIEW: November matches tend to be the most important in the competition as the promotion candidates face tests of their mental strengths and physical preparedness. Tue, 10 Nov 2015 16:14:10 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023638 10.11.2015 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023638 Kotov to miss the trip to Spain http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023602/Kotov+to+miss+the+trip+to+Spain OFFICIAL STATEMENT: Court of Handball banned the Chekhov right back for two VELUX EHF Champions League matches after unsportsmanlike conduct from the match against Tatran Presov. Wed, 04 Nov 2015 15:15:05 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023602 04.11.2015 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023602 Wins see La Rioja and Porto stay on top http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023512/Wins+see+La+Rioja+and+Porto+stay+on+top GROUP C REVIEW: La Rioja beat Vojvodina comfortably 31:26 and lead the table, while Porto nearly squanders a five-goal half-time lead and edges Meshkov Brest on a last-minute winner by 29:28 Sat, 17 Oct 2015 23:37:16 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023512 17.10.2015 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023512 Porto and Brest battle it out for the top http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023502/Porto+and+Brest+battle+it+out+for+the+top GROUP C PREVIEW: With three teams on six points the competition is fierce in VELUX EHF Champions League Group C and all three, Porto, Brest and Naturhouse La Rioja, hope to stay in the race for group’s top spots Fri, 16 Oct 2015 15:49:59 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023502 16.10.2015 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023502 La Rioja finish strongly to overcome Meshkov Brest http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023433/La+Rioja+finish+strongly+to+overcome+Meshkov+Brest GROUP C REVIEW: La Rioja ruin Meshkov Brest's perfect start to their Champions League campaign by beating them 33:31. Wed, 07 Oct 2015 22:21:39 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023433 07.10.2015 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023433 Blockbuster in Brest, Presov ring alarm bells http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023424/Blockbuster+in+Brest%2c+Presov+ring+alarm+bells GROUP C PREVIEW: Belarusian champions will try to extend their record winning streak, while Slovakian side is desperate to get first two points Tue, 06 Oct 2015 16:51:55 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023424 06.10.2015 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023424 Fernandez stars as La Rioja comfortably beat Presov http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023407/Fernandez+stars+as+La+Rioja+comfortably+beat+Presov GROUP C MATCH REVIEW: Angel Fernandez scored 14 goals, as Naturhouse La Rioja earned their second consecutive win against Tatran Presov. Sat, 03 Oct 2015 18:42:30 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023407 03.10.2015 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023407 The Bears are back http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023329/The+Bears+are+back GROUP C MATCH REVIEW: Chekhovskie Medvedi win opening thriller against La Rioja Thu, 17 Sep 2015 20:24:50 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023329 17.09.2015 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023329 Another European adventure for young Spanish club http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023241/Another+European+adventure+for+young+Spanish+club VELUX EHF Champions League club countdown: 20 days to go - Naturhouse La Rioja (ESP) Thu, 27 Aug 2015 17:50:40 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023241 27.08.2015 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023241 La Rioja make Veszprem work hard for second victory http://www.eurohandball.com/article/021862/La+Rioja+make+Veszprem+work+hard+for+second+victory MATCH REPORT: The Hungarian champions added six to their eight-goal lead from the first game in the VELUX EHF Champions League Last 16 bout, but the Logrono outfit went down fighting in Veszprem. Sat, 21 Mar 2015 19:35:38 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/021862 21.03.2015 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/021862 Veszprem close to the quarter-final after massive win in Logrono http://www.eurohandball.com/article/021801/Veszprem+close+to+the+quarter-final+after+massive+win+in+Logrono MATCH REVIEW: La Rioja struggled to keep up with the visitors, who proved too strong for the Spanish side in this first leg of their Last 16 bout Sat, 14 Mar 2015 18:56:06 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/021801 14.03.2015 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/021801 Underdogs hoping to make surprises http://www.eurohandball.com/article/021797/Underdogs+hoping+to+make+surprises LAST 16 PREVIEW - PART 2: As usual, the group winners appear as favourites in the Last 16 ties against the fourth placed teams. Fri, 13 Mar 2015 14:06:19 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/021797 13.03.2015 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/021797 La Rioja enjoy morale-boosting win over PSG http://www.eurohandball.com/article/021679/La+Rioja+enjoy+morale-boosting+win+over+PSG GROUP A MATCH REVIEW: The Spanish side battled back valiantly to beat one of Europe’s club handball giants and boost their hopes of springing an upset in the first knockout round of the VELUX EHF Champions League ahead of Tuesday’s draw Sat, 21 Feb 2015 20:21:09 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/021679 21.02.2015 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/021679 Last-gasp stunner sends Zagreb into Last 16 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/021630/Last-gasp+stunner+sends+Zagreb+into+Last+16 GROUP A REVIEW: Croatian title holders HC Prvo plinarsko drustvo Zagreb advanced into the VELUX EHF Champions League knockout stages with a quite incredible goal on the buzzer, which also means Naturhouse La Rioja’s face a nervous wait Sat, 14 Feb 2015 20:50:41 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/021630 14.02.2015 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/021630 Rocas lays down a challenge for familiar foe Horvat http://www.eurohandball.com/article/021619/Rocas+lays+down+a+challenge+for+familiar+foe+Horvat FACE TO FACE: Despite competing in the EHF Champions League for over a decade, the Zagreb and La Rioja right wings are still producing quality performances Fri, 13 Feb 2015 13:56:39 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/021619 13.02.2015 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/021619 PSG set to seal Last 16 berth as Zagreb clash with La Rioja http://www.eurohandball.com/article/021618/PSG+set+to+seal+Last+16+berth+as+Zagreb+clash+with+La+Rioja GROUP A PREVIEW: The French giants can seal their passage into the knockout stages of Europe’s premier club competition while Croatia’s title holders aim to at least make a big step forward when they host the unpredictable Spanish side. Fri, 13 Feb 2015 10:56:28 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/021618 13.02.2015 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/021618 Ruthless Kiel roll on for seventh straight win http://www.eurohandball.com/article/020768/Ruthless+Kiel+roll+on+for+seventh+straight+win GROUP A MATCH REVIEW: Triple VELUX EHF Champions League winners THW Kiel enjoyed a worthy win at Naturhouse La Rioja after a gritty performance in which Icelandic centre back Aron Palmarsson made a spectacular return from a lengthy injury. Wed, 03 Dec 2014 21:48:08 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/020768 03.12.2014 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/020768 PSG set to advance as chasing trio face crucial battles http://www.eurohandball.com/article/020759/PSG+set+to+advance+as+chasing+trio+face+crucial+battles GROUP A PREVIEW: Naturhouse La Rioja, HC PPD Zagreb and Meshkov Brest have must-win games on their hands in a fierce three-way battle for berths in the VELUX EHF Champions League knockout stages. Tue, 02 Dec 2014 13:53:11 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/020759 02.12.2014 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/020759 La Rioja edge closer to Last 16 after thrilling draw http://www.eurohandball.com/article/020728/La+Rioja+edge+closer+to+Last+16+after+thrilling+draw GROUP A REVIEW: Meshkov Brest and Naturhouse La Rioja shared the spoils in a vastly entertaining VELUX EHF Champions League Group A match in Belarus, with both sides still able to qualify for the knockout stage of Europe’s premier club competition Sat, 29 Nov 2014 16:44:16 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/020728 29.11.2014 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/020728 Kiel on the verge of Last 16 as five below keep hunting http://www.eurohandball.com/article/020689/Kiel+on+the+verge+of+Last+16+as+five+below+keep+hunting GROUP A PREVIEW: THW Kiel can book their knockout stage berth when they host Zagreb on Wednesday, PSG can edge closer as they are odds-on favourites at home to HC Metalurg while Brest and La Rioja are heading for a dogfight to avoid an early exit in Group A. Tue, 25 Nov 2014 15:45:12 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/020689 25.11.2014 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/020689 Kiel complete double over PSG, comeback brings Metalurg their first win http://www.eurohandball.com/article/020663/Kiel+complete+double+over+PSG%2c+comeback+brings+Metalurg+their+first+win GROUP A REVIEW: HC Metalurg Skopje earned their first win of the season, Kiel come out on top against PSG Sat, 22 Nov 2014 23:51:38 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/020663 22.11.2014 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/020663 Kiel and PSG clash again as Zagreb aim to turn the tables on Brest http://www.eurohandball.com/article/020651/Kiel+and+PSG+clash+again+as+Zagreb+aim+to+turn+the+tables+on+Brest GROUP A PREVIEW: PSG have a huge motive to beat Kiel after losing last weekend’s classic on home court while Zagreb and Brest again face each other in a crucial battle for a top-four finish. Fri, 21 Nov 2014 15:05:40 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/020651 21.11.2014 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/020651 Kiel bring PSG down to earth as La Rioja beat Metalurg http://www.eurohandball.com/article/020605/Kiel+bring+PSG+down+to+earth+as+La+Rioja+beat+Metalurg GROUP A MATCHES REVIEW: The former European club champions celebrated a morale-boosting win in Paris while La Rioja eased past Metalurg as the VELUX EHF Champions League group stage reaches its halfway mark Sun, 16 Nov 2014 20:12:55 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/020605 16.11.2014 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/020605 PSG THUMP LA RIOJA AS EVERGREEN OMEYER SHINES http://www.eurohandball.com/article/020356/PSG+THUMP+LA+RIOJA+AS+EVERGREEN+OMEYER+SHINES GROUP A MATCH REVIEW: PSG Handball went top of group after Thierry Omeyer and Mikkel Hansen inspired them to an emphatic home win over La Rioja Sun, 12 Oct 2014 19:23:11 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/020356 12.10.2014 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/020356 Abalo, Juanin to relive old rivalry http://www.eurohandball.com/article/020349/Abalo%2c+Juanin+to+relive+old+rivalry FACE TO FACE: From a history of big matches in Spain to the VELUX EHF Champions League, Luc Abalo and Juanin Garcia are no strangers on the court. Fri, 10 Oct 2014 12:46:12 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/020349 10.10.2014 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/020349 Kiel bounce back with tight win over La Rioja http://www.eurohandball.com/article/020291/Kiel+bounce+back+with+tight+win+over+La+Rioja MATCH REVIEW: THW Kiel were made to work hard for their first win in VELUX EHF Champions League Group A after Aron Palmarsson pulled the strings for the German side against Spanish rivals La Rioja Thu, 02 Oct 2014 21:39:26 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/020291 02.10.2014 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/020291 PSG down Metalurg as Zagreb stun Kiel http://www.eurohandball.com/article/020264/PSG+down+Metalurg+as+Zagreb+stun+Kiel GROUP A REVIEW: PPD Zagreb delighted their fans in the Zagreb Arena with a well-deserved win over strong favourites THW Kiel in an enthralling Group A start to the new season. Sun, 28 Sep 2014 22:42:17 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/020264 28.09.2014 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/020264 Rocas and Garcia reunited at Rioja http://www.eurohandball.com/article/020182/Rocas+and+Garcia+reunited+at+Rioja VELUX EHF Champions League countdown, part 16: Naturhouse La Rioja with plenty of room for improvement after last season's early exit and a place in the Last 16 is the goal Tue, 16 Sep 2014 13:16:40 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/020182 16.09.2014 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/020182 Final group phase victories for Löwen and La Rioja http://www.eurohandball.com/article/018653/Final+group+phase+victories+for+L%c3%b6wen+and+La+Rioja MATCH REVIEWS: German and Spanish sides without problems in matches without relevance for the ranking. Thu, 20 Feb 2014 21:44:37 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/018653 20.02.2014 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/018653 Another easy win for Flensburg http://www.eurohandball.com/article/018604/Another+easy+win+for+Flensburg MATCH REVIEW: La Rioja stood no chance at German side, which take lead in Group D at least until the upcoming weekend. Wed, 12 Feb 2014 23:13:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/018604 12.02.2014 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/018604 La Rioja catch up with Velenje http://www.eurohandball.com/article/018553/La+Rioja+catch+up+with+Velenje ROUND REVIEW: Spanish newcomers beat Aalborg in a real thriller thanks to goalkeeper Martinez, while Slovenian team was defeated by Hamburg. Wed, 05 Feb 2014 22:33:52 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/018553 05.02.2014 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/018553 Hamburg march ahead to Last 16 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/018117/Hamburg+march+ahead+to+Last+16 MATCH REVIEW: Defending champions without any problems against La Rioja, as Velenje take first away win of the season Wed, 27 Nov 2013 22:04:50 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/018117 27.11.2013 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/018117 Lucky Veszprém in the Last 16 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/018096/Lucky+Veszpr%c3%a9m+in+the+Last+16 MATCH REVIEW: Hungarian side gain narrow victory against Celje, while Barcelona remain unbeaten and Rhein Neckar Löwen make a huge step towards the knock-out stage. Sat, 23 Nov 2013 22:40:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/018096 23.11.2013 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/018096 Crucial wins for Plock and La Rioja http://www.eurohandball.com/article/018052/Crucial+wins+for+Plock+and+La+Rioja MATCH REVIEW: First ever VELUX EHF Champions League victory brings Spaniards on fourth position, while Poles take the points from Porto. Sat, 16 Nov 2013 22:55:33 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/018052 16.11.2013 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/018052 Kielce tame the Zebras; first Vardar victory http://www.eurohandball.com/article/017903/Kielce+tame+the+Zebras%3b+first+Vardar+victory MATCH REPORT: Polish champions dominant against Kiel, while their German compatriots from Flensburg take a lucky draw Sat, 19 Oct 2013 21:40:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/017903 19.10.2013 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/017903 Kielce win Polish duel, while Vardar tie in thriller http://www.eurohandball.com/article/017852/Kielce+win+Polish+duel%2c+while+Vardar+tie+in+thriller Paris give away a clear lead in Skopje, as Julen Aguinagalde is the hero in Plock and La Rioja take their first ever Champions League point. Sun, 13 Oct 2013 22:46:18 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/017852 13.10.2013 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/017852 Kiel and Kielce march forward http://www.eurohandball.com/article/017777/Kiel+and+Kielce+march+forward MATCH REPORT: Both 2013 VELUX EHF FINAL4 participants keep their perfect record in Group B, while Aalborg take their first points. Sun, 29 Sep 2013 19:31:31 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/017777 29.09.2013 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/017777 Vardar tame the Barca favourites http://www.eurohandball.com/article/017737/Vardar+tame+the+Barca+favourites Macedonian team tie with Karabatic & Co., while local rivals Metalurg win at Thun. Hamburg, Zagreb, Velenje and Paris today’s additional winners. Sat, 21 Sep 2013 22:31:57 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/017737 21.09.2013 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/017737 Harvest time for wine sellers http://www.eurohandball.com/article/017641/Harvest+time+for+wine+sellers VELUX EHF Champions League countdown, part 9: Naturhouse La Rioja (ESP) Mon, 02 Sep 2013 20:45:32 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/017641 02.09.2013 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/017641 Nantes through to the EHF Cup Finals http://www.eurohandball.com/article/016587/Nantes+through+to+the+EHF+Cup+Finals Göppingen, Kolding and Maribor qualified for the quarter-finals. Last match day of the group phase will decide about the last spot. Sat, 23 Mar 2013 22:43:39 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/016587 23.03.2013 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/016587 Magdeburg in the quarter-finals, three teams close in http://www.eurohandball.com/article/016529/Magdeburg+in+the+quarter-finals%2c+three+teams+close+in Full tension after penultimate round in groups A and C of the Men’s EHF Cup – Koper out Sat, 16 Mar 2013 22:28:34 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/016529 16.03.2013 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/016529 Göppingen and Plock successful, Magdeburg remain unbeaten http://www.eurohandball.com/article/016472/G%c3%b6ppingen+and+Plock+successful%2c+Magdeburg+remain+unbeaten Polish runners-up cheat the gallows, while Germans and La Rioja keep the lead in Group A, first victory for Besiktas. Sat, 09 Mar 2013 23:07:52 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/016472 09.03.2013 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/016472 Göppingen take the fortress Koper http://www.eurohandball.com/article/016389/G%c3%b6ppingen+take+the+fortress+Koper Three teams are equally in lead in Group A of Men’s EHF Cup – First victory for Prešov Sat, 23 Feb 2013 22:01:03 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/016389 23.02.2013 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/016389 Only three teams still with a clear record http://www.eurohandball.com/article/016337/Only+three+teams+still+with+a+clear+record Magdeburg, Koper and Rhein Neckar Löwen win their second matches – Göppingen defeated at Logrono, while Plock lose at home Sun, 17 Feb 2013 00:43:52 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/016337 17.02.2013 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/016337 Lucky Löwen, Koper and Kolding win top duels http://www.eurohandball.com/article/016285/Lucky+L%c3%b6wen%2c+Koper+and+Kolding+win+top+duels Group Phase starts with three German victories, a strong Slovenian performance and disappointed Slovakian hosts Sat, 09 Feb 2013 22:29:22 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/016285 09.02.2013 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/016285 EHF Cup countdown, number 9: Naturhouse La Rioja (ESP) http://www.eurohandball.com/article/016211/EHF+Cup+countdown%2c+number+9%3a+Naturhouse+La+Rioja+(ESP) Coach Fernández looking to spring a surprise on more established opponents Thu, 31 Jan 2013 16:29:53 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/016211 31.01.2013 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/016211