en European Handball Federation http://www.eurohandball.com Handball stories, news and interviews Fri, 19 Jul 2019 11:58:55 GMT Fri, 19 Jul 2019 11:58:55 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 Six takeaways from the quarter-final http://www.eurohandball.com/article/032579/Six+takeaways+from+the+quarter-final TALKING POINTS: All eyes will turn to the VELUX EHF FINAL4 soon but let’s have a look back at what happened - and what almost happened - in the quarter-final return legs last weekend Mon, 06 May 2019 11:30:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/032579 06.05.2019 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/032579 Barça Lassa win again, second team to qualify for VELUX EHF FINAL4 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/032572/Bar%c3%a7a+Lassa+win+again%2c+second+team+to+qualify+for+VELUX+EHF+FINAL4 QUARTER-FINAL, SECOND LEG REVIEW: Unbeaten at home in the VELUX EHF Champions League since December 2015, the Spanish side eventually beat HBC Nantes by 10 goals over their two legs Sat, 04 May 2019 21:54:17 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/032572 04.05.2019 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/032572 Barça to build on seven-goal lead against Nantes http://www.eurohandball.com/article/032550/Bar%c3%a7a+to+build+on+seven-goal+lead+against+Nantes QUARTER-FINAL PREVIEW: The 32:25 win in France last week have put the Spanish side firm-ly in the drivers’ seat for the decisive leg on home court on Saturday Thu, 02 May 2019 10:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/032550 02.05.2019 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/032550 Talking points as EHF FINAL4 moves closer http://www.eurohandball.com/article/032544/Talking+points+as+EHF+FINAL4+moves+closer TALKING POINTS: The first legs of the VELUX EHF Champions League Quarter-finals are behind us and the teams are only one game away from the EHF FINAL4. Let’s discuss the first-leg encounters and what’s coming next Mon, 29 Apr 2019 16:16:27 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/032544 29.04.2019 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/032544 Seven-goal win gives Barça advantage over Nantes http://www.eurohandball.com/article/032522/Seven-goal+win+gives+Bar%c3%a7a+advantage+over+Nantes QUARTER-FINAL REVIEW: An impressive defensive performance helps Barça Lassa secure an important win in Nantes Wed, 24 Apr 2019 23:12:25 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/032522 24.04.2019 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/032522 All-star Team vote starts on the relaunched VELUX EHF FINAL4 app http://www.eurohandball.com/article/032512/All-star+Team+vote+starts+on+the+relaunched+VELUX+EHF+FINAL4+app NEWS REPORT: For the first time, fans can support their favourite players exclusively via the revamped app Wed, 24 Apr 2019 11:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/032512 24.04.2019 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/032512 Familiar faces do battle in Nantes http://www.eurohandball.com/article/032509/Familiar+faces+do+battle+in+Nantes QUARTER-FINAL PREVIEW: Last season’s finalists Nantes clash with record champions Barcelona with a ticket for the VELUX EHF FINAL4 at stake Tue, 23 Apr 2019 12:33:17 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/032509 23.04.2019 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/032509 Gurbindo: “Playing Barcelona is a huge task, but Nantes have a small opportunity” http://www.eurohandball.com/article/032506/Gurbindo%3a+%e2%80%9cPlaying+Barcelona+is+a+huge+task%2c+but+Nantes+have+a+small+opportunity%e2%80%9d INTERVIEW: Former Barça Lassa back Eduardo Gurbindo knows better than anyone just what a challenge lies ahead of HBC Nantes in the upcoming quarter-final against the Spanish powerhouse Mon, 22 Apr 2019 17:05:29 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/032506 22.04.2019 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/032506 PSG and Barça top quarter-finals power ranking http://www.eurohandball.com/article/032505/PSG+and+Bar%c3%a7a+top+quarter-finals+power+ranking POWER RANKING: The Group A and B winners are two of the favourites to progress to the VELUX EHF FINAL4, but the other six sides are just as eager to secure one of the berths for Cologne Mon, 22 Apr 2019 15:11:15 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/032505 22.04.2019 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/032505 Groot and Lagarde claim EHF Player of March awards http://www.eurohandball.com/article/032435/Groot+and+Lagarde+claim+EHF+Player+of+March+awards NEWS REPORT: While Romain Lagarde won the Player of the Month trophy for the first time in his career, Nycke Groot collects her second, after winning it in December 2016 Wed, 10 Apr 2019 10:38:10 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/032435 10.04.2019 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/032435 Happiness and pride dominate quotes of the week http://www.eurohandball.com/article/032373/Happiness+and+pride+dominate+quotes+of+the+week TOP 5 QUOTES: The decisive leg of the VELUX EHF Champions League Last 16 led to joy for some and to disappointment for others. What did coaches and players say? Mon, 01 Apr 2019 11:20:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/032373 01.04.2019 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/032373 Three-goal win in Match of the Week gives Nantes quarter-final ticket http://www.eurohandball.com/article/032363/Three-goal+win+in+Match+of+the+Week+gives+Nantes+quarter-final+ticket MOTW REVIEW: A thrilling second half sent Nantes through to the quarter-finals as Rhein-Neckar Löwen stumbled Sat, 30 Mar 2019 21:30:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/032363 30.03.2019 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/032363 Nantes aim to overcome two-goal deficit in Match of the Week http://www.eurohandball.com/article/032349/Nantes+aim+to+overcome+two-goal+deficit+in+Match+of+the+Week LAST 16 PREVIEW: Nantes have never won against Rhein-Neckar Löwen. All the French side’s hopes rest on stopping that record in the second leg of the Last 16 this weekend – but Löwen are determined to end their own curse Fri, 29 Mar 2019 09:46:49 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/032349 29.03.2019 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/032349 Kohlbacher: Two goals is anything but a cushion to rest on http://www.eurohandball.com/article/032348/Kohlbacher%3a+Two+goals+is+anything+but+a+cushion+to+rest+on INTERVIEW OF THE WEEK: After scoring 11 times in the first leg against Nantes, Löwen line player Jannik Kohlbacher hopes to end his side’s Last 16 curse in the Match of the Week Thu, 28 Mar 2019 16:24:32 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/032348 28.03.2019 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/032348 MOTW heads to Nantes for Last 16 return leg http://www.eurohandball.com/article/032334/MOTW+heads+to+Nantes+for+Last+16+return+leg NEWS: The spotlight in the decisive leg of the Last 16 will turn to France, where last year’s finalists Nantes are trying to make up a two-goal deficit against Rhein-Neckar Löwen on Saturday Mon, 25 Mar 2019 10:50:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/032334 25.03.2019 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/032334 Six takeaways from the Last 16 action http://www.eurohandball.com/article/032333/Six+takeaways+from+the+Last+16+action TALKING POINTS: The knockout stage of the VELUX EHF Champions League has begun and the first leg of the Last 16 treated us with a lot of close matches Mon, 25 Mar 2019 10:10:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/032333 25.03.2019 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/032333 Kohlbacher and Schmid keep Löwen's hopes alive http://www.eurohandball.com/article/032300/Kohlbacher+and+Schmid+keep+L%c3%b6wen%27s+hopes+alive LAST 16 REVIEW: The German side beat Nantes 34:32 in the opener of the Last 16, but let a potentially bigger lead slip through their hands Wed, 20 Mar 2019 21:02:52 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/032300 20.03.2019 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/032300 Exceptional PSG lead power ranking http://www.eurohandball.com/article/032294/Exceptional+PSG+lead+power+ranking NEWS: EHF journalists rate the remaining teams in the VELUX EHF Champions League and little has changed at the very top Tue, 19 Mar 2019 17:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/032294 19.03.2019 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/032294 Can Löwen end their curse? http://www.eurohandball.com/article/032289/Can+L%c3%b6wen+end+their+curse%3f LAST 16 PREVIEW: Four years in a row, the German side stumbled in the first stage of the knockout round, while their opponents from Nantes only needed two attempts to make it to the final Tue, 19 Mar 2019 09:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/032289 19.03.2019 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/032289 Can Nantes weather the storm? http://www.eurohandball.com/article/032287/Can+Nantes+weather+the+storm%3f FIRST-HAND INSIGHT: The announcement that coach Thierry Anti and three key players will be leaving the club in 2020 has left HBC Nantes in turmoil. Will it affect their upcoming Last 16 tie with Rhein-Neckar Löwen? Mon, 18 Mar 2019 10:10:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/032287 18.03.2019 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/032287 Wanne’s last-second penalty hands Flensburg third place http://www.eurohandball.com/article/032196/Wanne%e2%80%99s+last-second+penalty+hands+Flensburg+third+place GROUP B REVIEW: SG Flensburg-Handewitt squandered a five-goal lead but ultimately saved a draw against HBC Nantes to lock up third place in the group Wed, 27 Feb 2019 21:30:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/032196 27.02.2019 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/032196 The social side of handball: last week in review http://www.eurohandball.com/article/032186/The+social+side+of+handball%3a+last+week+in+review SOCIAL MEDIA REVIEW: A snapshot of Ludovic Fabregas’ life before handball, special gifts for elite coaches, astonishing goals and some famous fans for CSM Bucharest are among the online highlights this week Tue, 26 Feb 2019 14:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/032186 26.02.2019 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/032186 Confidence and honour appear in best quotes of the week http://www.eurohandball.com/article/032178/Confidence+and+honour+appear+in+best+quotes+of+the+week TOP 5 QUOTES: Coaches and players reflect on this week’s matches as it is crunch time in the VELUX EHF Champions League with only one round left to book Last 16 tickets Mon, 25 Feb 2019 10:40:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/032178 25.02.2019 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/032178 Nantes edge Szeged to move into third http://www.eurohandball.com/article/032165/Nantes+edge+Szeged+to+move+into+third MATCH OF THE WEEK REVIEW: After getting back to winning ways last weekend, Nantes enjoyed a second straight VELUX EHF Champions League success, against MOL-Pick Szeged in the Match of the Week. Sat, 23 Feb 2019 19:55:07 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/032165 23.02.2019 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/032165 Barça and PSG aim for top spots http://www.eurohandball.com/article/032154/Bar%c3%a7a+and+PSG+aim+for+top+spots GROUP A/B PREVIEW: While the battle for the Last 16 rages behind them, both Barça Lassa and Paris Saint-Germain need just one point to secure first place in their group Thu, 21 Feb 2019 16:46:39 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/032154 21.02.2019 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/032154 Bonnefoi benefits from Nantes experience http://www.eurohandball.com/article/032149/Bonnefoi+benefits+from+Nantes+experience FEATURE: Replacing injured Cyril Dumoulin until the end of the season, Nantes goalkeeper Kevin Bonnefoi is looking forward to his first ever Match of the Week this Saturday Thu, 21 Feb 2019 11:10:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/032149 21.02.2019 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/032149 Nantes and Szeged recover from bad starts to snatch points, Paris beat Zagreb http://www.eurohandball.com/article/032130/Nantes+and+Szeged+recover+from+bad+starts+to+snatch+points%2c+Paris+beat+Zagreb GROUP B REVIEW: Topsy-turvy clashes in Group A resulted in narrow victories for Szeged and Nantes, while leader Paris Saint-Germain register convincing win over Zagreb Sun, 17 Feb 2019 19:23:23 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/032130 17.02.2019 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/032130 Vardar and Veszprém in do-or-die clash for second place http://www.eurohandball.com/article/032118/Vardar+and+Veszpr%c3%a9m+in+do-or-die+clash+for+second+place GROUP A/B PREVIEW: The Match of the Week features a fierce battle between Vardar and Veszprém, who tussle for second place in Group A, while Barça and PSG are looking to secure their group wins Fri, 15 Feb 2019 10:02:53 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/032118 15.02.2019 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/032118 Strong character and attitude are keys to win, say quotes of the week http://www.eurohandball.com/article/032085/Strong+character+and+attitude+are+keys+to+win%2c+say+quotes+of+the+week TOP 5 QUOTES: Some were disappointed, some were satisfied – here’s what the VELUX EHF Champions League coaches had to say in the first week back Mon, 11 Feb 2019 11:58:16 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/032085 11.02.2019 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/032085 Paris secure victory in all-French battle http://www.eurohandball.com/article/032052/Paris+secure+victory+in+all-French+battle GROUP B REVIEW: After a slow start PSG and Nantes served up a high-scoring derby which went the group leaders’ way Thu, 07 Feb 2019 23:01:27 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/032052 07.02.2019 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/032052 Hansen: “We need to find the right timing again” http://www.eurohandball.com/article/032051/Hansen%3a+%e2%80%9cWe+need+to+find+the+right+timing+again%e2%80%9d INTERVIEW: Even an MVP from the recent World Championship needs to find the right timing again when returning to his club team, Danish PSG star Mikkel Hansen realises. Thu, 07 Feb 2019 17:41:15 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/032051 07.02.2019 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/032051 Barça and Nantes look to Toulouse for injury cover http://www.eurohandball.com/article/032043/Bar%c3%a7a+and+Nantes+look+to+Toulouse+for+injury+cover NEWS: Six players included as late entries to the VELUX EHF Champions League ahead of Round 11 Thu, 07 Feb 2019 09:40:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/032043 07.02.2019 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/032043 VELUX EHF Champions League returns with a bang http://www.eurohandball.com/article/032037/VELUX+EHF+Champions+League+returns+with+a+bang GROUP A/B PREVIEW: Two highly anticipated clashes are on the midweek menu when the VELUX EHF Champions League Group Phase resumes from its two-month winter break Tue, 05 Feb 2019 17:20:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/032037 05.02.2019 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/032037 MVP Mikkel Hansen sends PSG top of the Power Ranking http://www.eurohandball.com/article/032034/MVP+Mikkel+Hansen+sends+PSG+top+of+the+Power+Ranking NEWS: It has been two months since the last VELUX EHF Champions League clash, but the World Championship has had a big impact on Europe’s top clubs Tue, 05 Feb 2019 13:21:30 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/032034 05.02.2019 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/032034 First Match of the Week of 2019 goes to Celje http://www.eurohandball.com/article/031951/First+Match+of+the+Week+of+2019+goes+to+Celje NEWS: Slovenia, FYR Macedonia and France are the destinations for the headline matches when the VELUX EHF Champions League returns in February Thu, 17 Jan 2019 10:30:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/031951 17.01.2019 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/031951 Second half comeback earns Celje a point http://www.eurohandball.com/article/031770/Second+half+comeback+earns+Celje+a+point GROUP B REVIEW: Tilen Kodrin’s last-minute goal saw Celje snatch a point in the home match against Nantes Sun, 02 Dec 2018 20:16:28 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/031770 02.12.2018 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/031770 Barça and PSG look to strengthen their grip on the top spots http://www.eurohandball.com/article/031742/Bar%c3%a7a+and+PSG+look+to+strengthen+their+grip+on+the+top+spots GROUP A/B PREVIEW: While Szeged faltered and Kielce face Vardar, the two top sides in Groups A and B can extend their leads at the top of the tables. Thu, 29 Nov 2018 21:23:31 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/031742 29.11.2018 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/031742 Nantes overcome three-goal deficit to draw in Zagreb http://www.eurohandball.com/article/031699/Nantes+overcome+three-goal+deficit+to+draw+in+Zagreb GROUP B REVIEW: The now traditionally close clash between HBC Nantes and HC PPD Zagreb sees a nail-biting encounter once again, ending with the teams splitting the points Sat, 24 Nov 2018 21:48:28 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/031699 24.11.2018 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/031699 Top-two clashes spearhead intriguing round http://www.eurohandball.com/article/031691/Top-two+clashes+spearhead+intriguing+round GROUP A/B PREVIEW: The top-ranked teams in the two groups will face each other this round. In the Match of the Week, Szeged hope to become the first this season to defeat PSG Fri, 23 Nov 2018 12:12:49 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/031691 23.11.2018 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/031691 Skjern and Zaporozhye snatch away points, Celje control Zagreb http://www.eurohandball.com/article/031651/Skjern+and+Zaporozhye+snatch+away+points%2c+Celje+control+Zagreb GROUP B REVIEW: Nantes fell again to Zaporozhye while Skjern held Szeged to a draw and Celje beat Zagreb Sun, 18 Nov 2018 19:32:36 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/031651 18.11.2018 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/031651 Barça and Szeged aim for seventh wins, while Veszprém seek revenge http://www.eurohandball.com/article/031631/Bar%c3%a7a+and+Szeged+aim+for+seventh+wins%2c+while+Veszpr%c3%a9m+seek+revenge GROUP A/B PREVIEW: The competition in Group B is heating up with six teams within four points of each other, making for a big weekend of clashes with crucial points on the line Fri, 16 Nov 2018 12:10:57 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/031631 16.11.2018 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/031631 Szeged take points in Skjern, Nantes grab one in Zaporozhye http://www.eurohandball.com/article/031597/Szeged+take+points+in+Skjern%2c+Nantes+grab+one+in+Zaporozhye GROUP B REVIEW: MOL-Pick Szeged came back from a half-time deficit to beat Skjern at home, while HC Motor Zaporozhye drew with Nantes Sun, 11 Nov 2018 19:10:53 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/031597 11.11.2018 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/031597 Clash of titans spearheads classic weekend http://www.eurohandball.com/article/031572/Clash+of+titans+spearheads+classic+weekend GROUP A/B PREVIEW: Vardar and Barça are vying for the Group A lead, while Zagreb and Celje meet in Group B for Match of the Week Thu, 08 Nov 2018 13:10:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/031572 08.11.2018 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/031572 Not giving up is the key in best quotes of the week http://www.eurohandball.com/article/031557/Not+giving+up+is+the+key+in+best+quotes+of+the+week TOP 5 QUOTES: Winning or losing, many players and coaches found the right words after their matches in VELUX EHF Champions League Round 6 Mon, 05 Nov 2018 11:30:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/031557 05.11.2018 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/031557 Nantes overcome bad start to snatch third home win http://www.eurohandball.com/article/031544/Nantes+overcome+bad+start+to+snatch+third+home+win GROUP B REVIEW: Siffert’s saves help Nantes claim comeback win over Zagreb after poor opening quarter sees them score just one goal Sat, 03 Nov 2018 20:00:31 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/031544 03.11.2018 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/031544 Relentless Barça Lassa top Power Ranking http://www.eurohandball.com/article/031497/Relentless+Bar%c3%a7a+Lassa+top+Power+Ranking NEWS REPORT: There are some movers and some new names as ehfCL.com journalists have again selected the top 10 teams in the VELUX EHF Champions League, based on their current form Wed, 24 Oct 2018 15:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/031497 24.10.2018 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/031497 Szeged stay unbeaten and Zaporozhye open their account http://www.eurohandball.com/article/031422/Szeged+stay+unbeaten+and+Zaporozhye+open+their+account GROUP B REVIEW: MOL-Pick Szeged continued an unbroken run of victories, while HC Motor Zaporozhye beat Zagreb for their first win and Nantes cruised against Celje Sun, 14 Oct 2018 19:30:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/031422 14.10.2018 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/031422 Paris and Szeged maintain 100% records after hard-fought victories http://www.eurohandball.com/article/031373/Paris+and+Szeged+maintain+100%25+records+after+hard-fought+victories GROUP B REVIEW: Nantes pushed undefeated Paris close before losing narrowly, while MOL-Pick Szeged claimed their fourth straight victory against Celje Sat, 06 Oct 2018 20:26:50 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/031373 06.10.2018 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/031373 Nantes stop Skjern’s offence to take first two points http://www.eurohandball.com/article/031329/Nantes+stop+Skjern%e2%80%99s+offence+to+take+first+two+points GROUP B REVIEW: 2017/18 runners-up Nantes get first victory, Celje celebrate change of coach with success, Szeged keep perfect record Sun, 30 Sep 2018 19:42:29 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/031329 30.09.2018 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/031329 Four teams look to preserve their 100% record http://www.eurohandball.com/article/031322/Four+teams+look+to+preserve+their+100%25+record GROUP A/B PREVIEW: Barça Lassa will hope to continue their pleasant form while visiting Kristianstad for the MOTW, while Vardar, PSG, Szeged and Skjern put their 100% records on the line Fri, 28 Sep 2018 15:31:56 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/031322 28.09.2018 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/031322 Rough start or something more serious for last year’s finalists? http://www.eurohandball.com/article/031313/Rough+start+or+something+more+serious+for+last+year%e2%80%99s+finalists%3f FIRST-HAND INSIGHT: Both Nantes and Montpellier are struggling to recapture last year's form, but what lies behind the worst start for any finalist since the VELUX EHF FINAL4 was implemented Thu, 27 Sep 2018 07:18:14 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/031313 27.09.2018 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/031313 Sego and Bodo help Szeged overcome deficit to beat Nantes http://www.eurohandball.com/article/031293/Sego+and+Bodo+help+Szeged+overcome+deficit+to+beat+Nantes GROUP B REVIEW: Szeged seize victory from Nantes’ grasp in the VELUX EHF Champions League thanks to outstanding second half performances in Hungary. Mon, 24 Sep 2018 09:48:37 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/031293 24.09.2018 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/031293 Montpellier and Barca hope to avoid negative record http://www.eurohandball.com/article/031285/Montpellier+and+Barca+hope+to+avoid+negative+record GROUP A/B PREVIEW: Powerhouses Montpellier and Barcelona aim to avoid their second losses of the season in Round 2, while PSG look to extend their perfect multi-season home record Fri, 21 Sep 2018 13:08:54 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/031285 21.09.2018 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/031285 Unhappy 2017/18 finalists make for quality post-game quotes http://www.eurohandball.com/article/031264/Unhappy+2017%2f18+finalists+make+for+quality+post-game+quotes TOP FIVE QUOTES: From the mixed zone to the press conference, here are the best quotes after an emotional first round of VELUX EHF Champions League clashes Mon, 17 Sep 2018 14:53:57 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/031264 17.09.2018 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/031264 Long-awaited CL action returns with a bang http://www.eurohandball.com/article/031263/Long-awaited+CL+action+returns+with+a+bang TALKING POINTS: Finally, a new season of the VELUX EHF Champions League has started – and the first matches did not disappoint! Let’s look at some of the highlights of the first round Mon, 17 Sep 2018 13:55:49 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/031263 17.09.2018 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/031263 Brilliant Skjern and Flensburg take opening wins http://www.eurohandball.com/article/031260/Brilliant+Skjern+and+Flensburg+take+opening+wins GROUP B REVIEW: Skjern take the points from a thriller in Celje, Flensburg upset Nantes at home, and Szeged squeeze a win over Zagreb Sun, 16 Sep 2018 19:19:06 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/031260 16.09.2018 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/031260 Veszprém take on Kielce in must-see throwback to 2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/031252/Veszpr%c3%a9m+take+on+Kielce+in+must-see+throwback+to+2016 GROUP A/B PREVIEW: Hungary hosts the first Match of the Week while the last two VELUX EHF Champions League winners go head to head in France Fri, 14 Sep 2018 12:10:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/031252 14.09.2018 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/031252 Which teams have the best sharpshooters? http://www.eurohandball.com/article/031211/Which+teams+have+the+best+sharpshooters%3f FIRST-HAND INSIGHT: As the new VELUX EHF Champions League season draws near, we have a look at the top five teams which are likely to provide us with the most goals Tue, 04 Sep 2018 11:50:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/031211 04.09.2018 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/031211 Finalists Nantes aim high again http://www.eurohandball.com/article/031117/Finalists+Nantes+aim+high+again VELUX EHF Champions League Countdown: HBC Nantes (FRA). Last year's runners-up are ambitious again going into only their third season in Europe's top flight Mon, 20 Aug 2018 12:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/031117 20.08.2018 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/031117 Farewell without trophy but full of pride http://www.eurohandball.com/article/030890/Farewell+without+trophy+but+full+of+pride FEATURE: Dominik Klein missed his fourth EHF Champions League title but the German gained lifetime experience in Nantes before retiring Fri, 01 Jun 2018 16:40:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/030890 01.06.2018 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/030890 Diego Simonet – a proud Argentinian with two trophies http://www.eurohandball.com/article/030862/Diego+Simonet+%e2%80%93+a+proud+Argentinian+with+two+trophies NEWS: Montpellier’s centre back is awarded as the first ever non-European MVP of the VELUX EHF FINAL4, while Gensheimer is top scorer again Sun, 27 May 2018 21:22:33 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/030862 27.05.2018 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/030862 After 15 years, Montpellier top the podium again http://www.eurohandball.com/article/030861/After+15+years%2c+Montpellier+top+the+podium+again FINAL REVIEW: Coach Patrice Canayer and left wing Michael Guigou win a historic second Champions League title, while Nantes suffer a bitter defeat in their first final Sun, 27 May 2018 20:12:57 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/030861 27.05.2018 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/030861 Canayer’s second trophy or the crown for the ‘Cinderellas’ http://www.eurohandball.com/article/030836/Canayer%e2%80%99s+second+trophy+or+the+crown+for+the+%e2%80%98Cinderellas%e2%80%99 FINAL PREVIEW: Two French FINAL4 debutants – Nantes and Montpellier – will clash to decide the 25th EHF Champions League title Sun, 27 May 2018 11:30:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/030836 27.05.2018 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/030836 Lazarov steers Nantes to first final and claims top scorer throne http://www.eurohandball.com/article/030819/Lazarov+steers+Nantes+to+first+final+and+claims+top+scorer+throne SEMI-FINAL REVIEW: The underdogs from HBC Nantes beat PSG 32:28 to make their final dream come true Sat, 26 May 2018 17:28:32 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/030819 26.05.2018 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/030819 All-French fireworks to open VELUX EHF FINAL4 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/030716/All-French+fireworks+to+open+VELUX+EHF+FINAL4 SEMI-FINAL PREVIEW: Nantes aim to continue their fairy tale when they take on PSG, who are looking to reach their second straight final, in the opening match in Cologne Fri, 25 May 2018 23:20:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/030716 25.05.2018 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/030716 Klein, Nielsen, Gerard and Stoilov star in the Locker Room Show http://www.eurohandball.com/article/030785/Klein%2c+Nielsen%2c+Gerard+and+Stoilov+star+in+the+Locker+Room+Show NEWS REPORT: On Friday at 18:00, Dominik Klein, Jesper Nielsen, Vincent Gerard and Stojanche Stoilov will join ehfTV.com commentator Tom O’Brannagain for the FINAL4 Locker Room Show Thu, 24 May 2018 17:05:29 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/030785 24.05.2018 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/030785 "We have some thrilling moments ahead of us" http://www.eurohandball.com/article/030773/%22We+have+some+thrilling+moments+ahead+of+us%22 INTERVIEW OF THE WEEK: The only German players at the VELUX EHF FINAL4, Nantes’ Dominik Klein and PSG’s Uwe Gensheimer, will face each other in the semi-final on Saturday Wed, 23 May 2018 18:20:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/030773 23.05.2018 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/030773 VELUX EHF FINAL4 teams under the microscope http://www.eurohandball.com/article/030764/VELUX+EHF+FINAL4+teams+under+the+microscope FEATURE: The season's highlight in Cologne is approaching fast and for the first time three clubs from the same country, alongside title holders Vardar, will battle it out for the most coveted trophy in European club handball Wed, 23 May 2018 10:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/030764 23.05.2018 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/030764 Nantes' giant living childhood dream at FINAL4 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/030763/Nantes%27+giant+living+childhood+dream+at+FINAL4 FEATURE: Line player Nicolas Tournat and his team were hoping for the quarter-finals this season but now they find themselves at the summit of Europe's club handball Tue, 22 May 2018 09:30:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/030763 22.05.2018 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/030763 Feel like a royal at the VELUX EHF FINAL4 2018 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/030749/Feel+like+a+royal+at+the+VELUX+EHF+FINAL4+2018 NEWS: Upgrade your ticket and experience the final weekend of the VELUX EHF Champions League like never before in the new VIP Fan Box Mon, 21 May 2018 09:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/030749 21.05.2018 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/030749 Sterbik and Omeyer fight for fifth trophies http://www.eurohandball.com/article/030722/Sterbik+and+Omeyer+fight+for+fifth+trophies FACTS AND FIGURES: The Vardar and PSG goalkeepers top the ranking of multiple EHF Champions League winners on court at the VELUX EHF FINAL4 2018 in Cologne Fri, 18 May 2018 09:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/030722 18.05.2018 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/030722 "Making it to the FINAL4 with Nantes is incredible" http://www.eurohandball.com/article/030727/%22Making+it+to+the+FINAL4+with+Nantes+is+incredible%22 FEATURE: The French side might be debutants at the VELUX EHF FINAL4, their right back Eduardo Gurbindo makes the trip to Cologne for the fourth time - but he is still as ambitious as ever Thu, 17 May 2018 15:40:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/030727 17.05.2018 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/030727 Family matters at EHF FINAL4 events http://www.eurohandball.com/article/030645/Family+matters+at+EHF+FINAL4+events FEATURE: For the first time two members of a couple each play at an EHF FINAL4 event: Camille Ayglon-Saurina with CSM in Budapest this weekend and Guillaume Saurina with Nantes in Cologne Tue, 08 May 2018 11:20:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/030645 08.05.2018 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/030645 Final game to be broadcast also on TFX http://www.eurohandball.com/article/030641/Final+game+to+be+broadcast+also+on+TFX NEWS REPORT: French TV fans will have a wide variety of options where to follow the VELUX EHF FINAL4 Mon, 07 May 2018 18:26:27 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/030641 07.05.2018 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/030641 Raluy and Sabroso to officiate final at VELUX EHF FINAL4 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/030639/Raluy+and+Sabroso+to+officiate+final+at+VELUX+EHF+FINAL4 NEWS REPORT: All EHF officials for the VELUX EHF FINAL4 have been confirmed Mon, 07 May 2018 15:19:43 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/030639 07.05.2018 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/030639 All-French tie to open VELUX EHF FINAL4 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/030619/All-French+tie+to+open+VELUX+EHF+FINAL4 NEWS REPORT: PSG will take on Nantes in the first semi-final, followed by defending champions Vardar playing Montpellier on the opening day of the VELUX EHF FINAL4 on May 26 Wed, 02 May 2018 17:20:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/030619 02.05.2018 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/030619 Two debutants among a French armada http://www.eurohandball.com/article/030616/Two+debutants+among+a+French+armada FACTS & FIGURES: All the numbers you need before the VELUX EHF FINAL4 draw in Cologne on Wednesday Wed, 02 May 2018 10:45:33 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/030616 02.05.2018 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/030616 Two finalists and two newcomers in the FINAL4 draw pot http://www.eurohandball.com/article/030593/Two+finalists+and+two+newcomers+in+the+FINAL4+draw+pot DRAW PREVIEW: The VELUX EHF FINAL4 Draw will take place on Wednesday noon in the Radisson Blu Hotel in Cologne Wed, 02 May 2018 06:50:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/030593 02.05.2018 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/030593 Milestones and farewells before Cologne http://www.eurohandball.com/article/030591/Milestones+and+farewells+before+Cologne TALKING POINTS: The VELUX EHF Champions League Quarter-finals are now behind us and, before we turn our attention to the FINAL4 in Cologne, there are some interesting discussion points after the last weekend of action Mon, 30 Apr 2018 16:54:50 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/030591 30.04.2018 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/030591 Nantes fight off Skjern comeback to make VELUX EHF FINAL4 debut http://www.eurohandball.com/article/030584/Nantes+fight+off+Skjern+comeback+to+make+VELUX+EHF+FINAL4+debut QUARTER-FINAL REVIEW: HBC Nantes overcame an impressive comeback from Skjern Handbold in the second leg of their quarter-final and are ready for their first VELUX EHF FINAL4. Sun, 29 Apr 2018 19:13:27 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/030584 29.04.2018 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/030584 VELUX EHF FINAL4 berths still up for grabs http://www.eurohandball.com/article/030578/VELUX+EHF+FINAL4+berths+still+up+for+grabs QUARTER-FINAL PREVIEW: Can French trio Nantes, PSG and Montpellier make history? And will Vardar remain on course for the defence of their title? Nothing has been decided yet on the road to Cologne Fri, 27 Apr 2018 14:30:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/030578 27.04.2018 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/030578 Klein hopes for farewell tour to end in a city on the river Rhine http://www.eurohandball.com/article/030531/Klein+hopes+for+farewell+tour+to+end+in+a+city+on+the+river+Rhine INTERVIEW OF THE WEEK: Nantes left wing Dominik Klein dreams of booking his seventh ticket for the VELUX EHF FINAL4, but is aware of the Danish hurdle, Skjern Thu, 19 Apr 2018 12:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/030531 19.04.2018 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/030531 Former title-winning coaches clash in MOTW http://www.eurohandball.com/article/030527/Former+title-winning+coaches+clash+in+MOTW QUARTER-FINAL PREVIEW: The first-leg quarter-finals see Kielce host PSG for the Match of the Week, defending champions Vardar travel to Kiel, and surprise packages Nantes and Skjern meet in an historic battle Thu, 19 Apr 2018 10:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/030527 19.04.2018 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/030527 Quarter-finals open in Flensburg, Kielce hosts Match of the Week http://www.eurohandball.com/article/030455/Quarter-finals+open+in+Flensburg%2c+Kielce+hosts+Match+of+the+Week NEWS REPORT: The VELUX EHF Champions League Quarter-finals begin in two weeks and the schedule for all eight matches has been confirmed Wed, 04 Apr 2018 10:12:53 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/030455 04.04.2018 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/030455 History to be written in the quarter-finals http://www.eurohandball.com/article/030445/History+to+be+written+in+the+quarter-finals TALKING POINTS: Only eight teams remain in the VELUX EHF Champions League after the Last 16 came to an end. Before turning the page to the battles of reaching the FINAL4, there are historic points worth mentioning. Mon, 02 Apr 2018 16:21:18 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/030445 02.04.2018 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/030445 Debutants Nantes, Kielce and Kiel make it to the quarter-finals http://www.eurohandball.com/article/030442/Debutants+Nantes%2c+Kielce+and+Kiel+make+it+to+the+quarter-finals LAST 16 REVIEW: Despite two sides do not winning their respective Last 16 Leg 2 matches against Brest and Szeged, the French and German sides make it to the next stage while Kielce take another win and a spot in the quarter-finals Sun, 01 Apr 2018 20:00:40 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/030442 01.04.2018 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/030442 Red alert for Hungarian hopes http://www.eurohandball.com/article/030435/Red+alert+for+Hungarian+hopes LAST 16 PREVIEW: Veszprém and Szeged take the burden of seven-goal deficits into their home matches in the second leg, while Nantes, Kiel and Kielce have a perfect base to proceed Fri, 30 Mar 2018 10:45:30 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/030435 30.03.2018 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/030435 Dumoulin and Nantes eager to carry on European journey http://www.eurohandball.com/article/030424/Dumoulin+and+Nantes+eager+to+carry+on+European+journey FEATURE: In only their second VELUX EHF Champions League season, the French side are on the brink of advancing to the quarter-finals, giving goalkeeper Cyril Dumoulin "a huge sense of pride." Tue, 27 Mar 2018 14:10:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/030424 27.03.2018 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/030424 Nantes, Flensburg, Kielce close in on quarter-finals http://www.eurohandball.com/article/030406/Nantes%2c+Flensburg%2c+Kielce+close+in+on+quarter-finals LAST 16 REVIEW: The trio from France, Germany and Poland had three clear victories in the first leg and are now favourites to book a VELUX EHF Champions League Quarter-final ticket next week Sat, 24 Mar 2018 20:30:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/030406 24.03.2018 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/030406 Montpellier want to spoil a giant's party again http://www.eurohandball.com/article/030401/Montpellier+want+to+spoil+a+giant%27s+party+again LAST 16 PREVIEW: The French side take on Barcelona in the ehfTV.com Match of the Week as the five remaining first-leg games will be played this weekend Fri, 23 Mar 2018 13:20:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/030401 23.03.2018 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/030401 PSG maintain power ranking pole position http://www.eurohandball.com/article/030358/PSG+maintain+power+ranking+pole+position NEWS REPORT: With the VELUX EHF Champions League Last 16 just one week away, journalists across Europe ranked the top clubs based on current form Wed, 14 Mar 2018 18:57:55 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/030358 14.03.2018 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/030358 Vardar win group after stalemate between Löwen and Nantes http://www.eurohandball.com/article/030302/Vardar+win+group+after+stalemate+between+L%c3%b6wen+and+Nantes GROUP A REVIEW: Nantes needed a miracle to win the group, as their fate was out of their hands, but their 30:30 draw against Löwen means it will be title holders Vardar who proceed straight to the quarter-finals Sat, 03 Mar 2018 19:43:45 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/030302 03.03.2018 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/030302 Talking points before a crucial last round http://www.eurohandball.com/article/030279/Talking+points+before+a+crucial+last+round TALKING POINTS: The end of the group stage of the VELUX EHF Champions League is close, but the competition is still full of surprises. This week we discuss unexpected wins, the battle for group ranking and the C+D play-offs Mon, 26 Feb 2018 10:38:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/030279 26.02.2018 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/030279 Nantes keep battle for top spot open, Löwen put Plock under pressure http://www.eurohandball.com/article/030277/Nantes+keep+battle+for+top+spot+open%2c+L%c3%b6wen+put+Plock+under+pressure GROUP A REVIEW: Vardar fail to lock up the No. 1 position in the group and book a place in the quarter-finals after a narrow defeat in France, while the Lions snatch a 32:27 victory that means Plock must win against Vardar in the last round if they hope to reach the Last 16 Sun, 25 Feb 2018 19:20:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/030277 25.02.2018 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/030277 Vardar can seal top spot, six teams fight for two places http://www.eurohandball.com/article/030264/Vardar+can+seal+top+spot%2c+six+teams+fight+for+two+places GROUP A/B PREVIEW: Celje and Aalborg can eliminate each other in the direct duel, while Vranjes returns to Flensburg Fri, 23 Feb 2018 13:28:44 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/030264 23.02.2018 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/030264 Zagreb keep hopes alive, Barcelona stage incredible comeback http://www.eurohandball.com/article/030240/Zagreb+keep+hopes+alive%2c+Barcelona+stage+incredible+comeback GROUP A REVIEW: The Match of the Week does not disappoint, as HC Prvo plinarsko drustvo Zagreb win their second game of the season, 23:22, breaking HBC Nantes seven-match run of victories Sat, 17 Feb 2018 22:05:22 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/030240 17.02.2018 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/030240 “Our Last 16 fate depends on this match” http://www.eurohandball.com/article/030235/%e2%80%9cOur+Last+16+fate+depends+on+this+match%e2%80%9d INTERVIEW: Damir Bicanic knows how big a task defeating Nantes is, but is not shirking the challenge Zagreb face in Saturday’s Match of the Week Fri, 16 Feb 2018 14:05:14 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/030235 16.02.2018 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/030235 Crucial win for Barcelona as race for first place heats up http://www.eurohandball.com/article/030202/Crucial+win+for+Barcelona+as+race+for+first+place+heats+up GROUP A REVIEW: Barcelona avenge last season's semi-final loss against Vardar with a win in a tense Match of the Week, while Plock take their first home victory of the season Sat, 10 Feb 2018 18:34:42 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/030202 10.02.2018 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/030202 Sliskovic returns for Celje; Nenadic ready for Veszprém bow http://www.eurohandball.com/article/030181/Sliskovic+returns+for+Celje%3b+Nenadic+ready+for+Veszpr%c3%a9m+bow NEWS REPORT: Six VELUX EHF Champions League clubs have made a total of eight late player additions ahead of the business end of the group phase Wed, 07 Feb 2018 12:50:27 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/030181 07.02.2018 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/030181 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 21:53:08 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029760 19.12.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029760 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 23:59:34 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029721 02.12.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029721 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 22:45:44 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029712 30.11.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029712 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 19:15:31 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029705 29.11.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029705 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 20:18:18 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029684 25.11.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029684 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 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 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 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 19:25:03 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029569 05.11.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029569 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 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 15:42:00 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 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 16:15:06 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029530 28.10.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029530 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 12:24:02 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029505 23.10.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029505 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 20:24:34 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029466 14.10.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029466 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 15:39:02 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029459 13.10.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029459 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 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 20:33:13 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029421 07.10.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029421 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 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 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 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 20:20:47 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029337 23.09.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029337 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 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 11:22:08 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029299 15.09.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029299 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 19:01:43 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029224 02.09.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029224 PSG beat Nantes in all-French clash to qualify for quarter-finals http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028247/PSG+beat+Nantes+in+all-French+clash+to+qualify+for+quarter-finals LAST 16 REVIEW: All was open after last Saturday's 26:26 draw, but Paris left no doubt as they defeat HBC Nantes by eight goals to secure a quarter-final ticket. Sat, 01 Apr 2017 20:34:49 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028247 01.04.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028247 Nantes hope for a coup in Paris http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028238/Nantes+hope+for+a+coup+in+Paris LAST 16 PREVIEW: Champions League debutants HBC Nantes know the pressure is on PSG ahead of their second-leg Last 16 clash. Thu, 30 Mar 2017 16:50:27 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028238 30.03.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028238 Everything yet to be decided between Nantes and Paris http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028215/Everything+yet+to+be+decided+between+Nantes+and+Paris LAST 16 MATCH REVIEW: The VELUX EHF Champions League Match of the Week ends in a draw as debutants Nantes score a last-second goal. Sat, 25 Mar 2017 23:32:54 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028215 25.03.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028215 HBC Nantes take over EHF Snapchat account for MOTW http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028208/HBC+Nantes+take+over+EHF+Snapchat+account+for+MOTW NEWS REPORT: The French club will be snapping from behind the scenes and its preparations for Match of the Week as they take on PSG Handball in the VELUX EHF Champions League Last 16 on Saturday Fri, 24 Mar 2017 16:32:56 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028208 24.03.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028208 Le H, je l'aime http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028204/Le+H%2c+je+l%27aime BLOG: To win against PSG over two legs "Le H" will have to have their heart in the oven, but their head in the fridge, ehfTV commentator Tom O Brannagain insists before the Match of the Week in the first leg of the Last 16 Fri, 24 Mar 2017 13:02:26 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028204 24.03.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028204 PSG in danger at Nantes http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028184/PSG+in+danger+at+Nantes LAST 16 PREVIEW: PSG take on Nantes in an exciting all-French Last 16 tie which is the ehfTV.com Match of the Week Thu, 23 Mar 2017 16:19:41 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028184 23.03.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028184 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 Next coup for Nantes: Kiril Lazarov arrives from Barcelona http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028024/Next+coup+for+Nantes%3a+Kiril+Lazarov+arrives+from+Barcelona NEWS REPORT: Macedonian two-time World Championship and EHF EURO top scorer signs two-year contract with French VELUX EHF Champions League participant. Tue, 21 Feb 2017 16:05:51 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028024 21.02.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028024 Nantes win Group D after easy win against ABC http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027976/Nantes+win+Group+D+after+easy+win+against+ABC GROUP D REVIEW: A win for Nantes against ABC means that the French side win the group and set up a play-off against Naturhouse La Rioja Sat, 11 Feb 2017 19:08:19 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027976 11.02.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027976 Dominik Klein turns expert for Friday’s Google Hangout http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027965/Dominik+Klein+turns+expert+for+Friday%e2%80%99s+Google+Hangout NEWS REPORT: HBC Nantes left wing and three-time EHF Champions League winner joins handball journalists across Europe to discuss the competition’s first matches of 2017 on 10 February at 14:00 CET Fri, 10 Feb 2017 13:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027965 10.02.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027965 Nantes edge closer to first place http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027032/Nantes+edge+closer+to+first+place GROUP D REVIEW: An impressive comeback saw Nantes earn their seventh win in the group against Holstebro. Sat, 03 Dec 2016 20:47:11 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027032 03.12.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027032 Winner takes it all in Motor vs Besiktas clash http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026972/Winner+takes+it+all+in+Motor+vs+Besiktas+clash GROUP D PREVIEW: Motor and Besiktas face off for a play-off berth while Nantes look set to protect their first place when hosting Holstebro. Wed, 30 Nov 2016 16:28:14 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026972 30.11.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026972 Nantes earn play-off berth, Holstebro gain revenge http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026954/Nantes+earn+play-off+berth%2c+Holstebro+gain+revenge GROUP D REVIEW: French side through to play-offs after a convincing win against Besiktas, 33:28 while Danish side TTH Holstebro beat Portuguese side ABC/UMinho 34:29. Sun, 27 Nov 2016 18:36:48 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026954 27.11.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026954 First loss for Nantes opens Group D http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026905/First+loss+for+Nantes+opens+Group+D GROUP D REVIEW: A high-octane game that saw 66 goals ended with Nantes’ first VELUX EHF Champions League loss – 32:34 against Motor. Sat, 19 Nov 2016 21:21:43 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026905 19.11.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026905 The Kleins, a well-rehearsed handball family in Nantes http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026874/The+Kleins%2c+a+well-rehearsed+handball+family+in+Nantes FEATURE: Dominik and Isabell Klein are European high-flyers with their clubs – and have settled in France with little Colin. Fri, 18 Nov 2016 09:49:59 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026874 18.11.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026874 Nantes stay in the driving seat, Holstebro enjoy maiden victory http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026810/Nantes+stay+in+the+driving+seat%2c+Holstebro+enjoy+maiden+victory GROUP D REVIEW: HBC Nantes complete their double over Dinamo while Holstebro win their first VELUX EHF Champions League game of the season after defeating Besiktas. Sun, 13 Nov 2016 19:26:15 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026810 13.11.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026810 Nantes squeeze past Dinamo, Besiktas biggest-ever win, Motor on track http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026686/Nantes+squeeze+past+Dinamo%2c+Besiktas+biggest-ever+win%2c+Motor+on+track GROUP D REVIEW: HBC Nantes top the group with Besiktas one win behind and Motor another further down thanks to all three dispatching Dinamo, ABC/UMinho and Holstebro Sat, 22 Oct 2016 19:17:21 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026686 22.10.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026686 Nantes remain unbeaten with third consecutive win http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026650/Nantes+remain+unbeaten+with+third+consecutive+win GROUP D REVIEW: Thanks to their third win in their first four matches, Nantes find themselves two points clear at the top of their VELUX EHF Champions League group. Sun, 16 Oct 2016 18:10:59 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026650 16.10.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026650 Holstebro hope for first win against group leaders http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026630/Holstebro+hope+for+first+win+against+group+leaders GROUP D PREVIEW: Nantes aim to continue their unbeaten streak at Holstebro, Dinamo travel to Braga and Motor hope to get back on track against Besiktas. Fri, 14 Oct 2016 08:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026630 14.10.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026630 First win for HBC Nantes hands Besiktas worst loss, ABC/UMinho ease past Holstebro http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026567/First+win+for+HBC+Nantes+hands+Besiktas+worst+loss%2c+ABC%2fUMinho+ease+past+Holstebro GROUP D REVIEW: French side Nantes thump Besiktas 33:19, in their first-ever win in the VELUX EHF Champions League while ABC/UMinho from Portugal were impressive against Danish side Holstebro. Sat, 01 Oct 2016 21:04:46 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026567 01.10.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026567 No room for error in Group D http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026544/No+room+for+error+in+Group+D GROUP D PREVIEW: With one win and two draws in the opening week, this section leaves five teams seeking their first win in Round 2 Wed, 28 Sep 2016 19:12:09 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026544 28.09.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026544 Spectacular draw in Ukraine on Nantes' debut http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026511/Spectacular+draw+in+Ukraine+on+Nantes%27+debut GROUP D REVIEW: A game with eight lead changes ends in an exciting draw as Nantes failed to beat Zaporozye and win their first game ever in the VELUX EHF Champions League Thu, 22 Sep 2016 19:04:05 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026511 22.09.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026511 Nantes want to survive in Champions League http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026510/Nantes+want+to+survive+in+Champions+League FEATURE: After five straight seasons in the EHF Cup, HBC Nantes make their big debut in the VELUX EHF Champions League. Their aim? Qualifying for the Last 16. Thu, 22 Sep 2016 17:44:15 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026510 22.09.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026510 Besiktas and ABC throw off the new season http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026496/Besiktas+and+ABC+throw+off+the+new+season GROUP D PREVIEW: Besiktas and ABC/UMinho will open the season in a fanatical atmosphere, while Nantes and TTH Holstebro are eyeing important wins in their maiden season Wed, 21 Sep 2016 09:10:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026496 21.09.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026496 France's third team relishing big opportunity http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026420/France%27s+third+team+relishing+big+opportunity VELUX EHF Champions League club countdown: 19 days to go - HBC Nantes (FRA). It may be a new era for the boys in purple and yellow, however, they don't hold back regarding their aims for the upcoming season Fri, 02 Sep 2016 18:14:28 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026420 02.09.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026420 Klein says farewell to Kiel http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026298/Klein+says+farewell+to+Kiel FEATURE: The last party of the Master of Ceremony cheered by more than 10,000 fans Mon, 18 Jul 2016 12:06:39 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026298 18.07.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026298 Göppingen power through EHF Cup final to the trophy http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025872/G%c3%b6ppingen+power+through+EHF+Cup+final+to+the+trophy FINAL REPORT: Frisch Auf Göppingen won their third EHF Cup in six years by beating hosts HBC Nantes in a commanding performance Sun, 15 May 2016 20:10:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025872 15.05.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025872 Nantes and Göppingen meet again with a trophy at stake http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025839/Nantes+and+G%c3%b6ppingen+meet+again+with+a+trophy+at+stake FINAL PREVIEW: Nantes and Göppingen go into battle on Sunday in the EHF Cup Final Sun, 15 May 2016 11:54:02 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025839 15.05.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025839 Tournat's relentless presence help Nantes qualify for the final http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025819/Tournat%27s+relentless+presence+help+Nantes+qualify+for+the+final MATCH REVIEW: They were made to sweat for all 60 minutes, but HBC Nantes have reached the EHF Cup Final for the second time after a hard-fought win over underdogs Granollers. Sat, 14 May 2016 17:01:50 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025819 14.05.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025819 Cañellas brothers: "We are both not favourites" http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025784/Ca%c3%b1ellas+brothers%3a+%22We+are+both+not+favourites%22 NEWS FEATURE: While Marc fights for the EHF Cup trophy with Granollers, Joan is part of the VELUX EHF FINAL4 with Kiel. Fri, 13 May 2016 14:10:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025784 13.05.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025784 Nantes aim for European final on home court http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025774/Nantes+aim+for+European+final+on+home+court SEMI-FINAL PREVIEW: EHF Cup Finals hosts Nantes are ready to take on surprise guests Granollers in the hope of playing for their first European trophy. Thu, 12 May 2016 09:20:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025774 12.05.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025774 Solé: "These matches will be the most important of our careers" http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025781/Sol%c3%a9%3a+%22These+matches+will+be+the+most+important+of+our+careers%22 FEATURE: Fraikin BM. Granollers right wing Ferran Solé scored 54 goals for his side so far this season and has big plans at the EHF Cup Finals against Nantes. Wed, 11 May 2016 15:04:28 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025781 11.05.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025781 Granollers meet hosts, while Chambery take on Göppingen http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025597/Granollers+meet+hosts%2c+while+Chambery+take+on+G%c3%b6ppingen NEWS REPORT: The semi-final pairings of the 2016 EHF Cup Finals have been set. Tue, 03 May 2016 12:32:36 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025597 03.05.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025597 Nantes to the Finals, last quarter-final tickets booked http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025374/Nantes+to+the+Finals%2c+last+quarter-final+tickets+booked REVIEW: Ystads IF meet the bitter destiny of being the only second-placed team not to reach the quarter-finals of the Men’s EHF Cup. Sun, 27 Mar 2016 23:19:39 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025374 27.03.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025374 Granollers boost quarter-final hopes, while Winterthur take first win http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025340/Granollers+boost+quarter-final+hopes%2c+while+Winterthur+take+first+win DAY REVIEW: Fraikin BM. Granollers may still hope for the quarter-final, while HBC Nantes are close to the Finals, and Pfadi Winterhtur got their first win Mon, 21 Mar 2016 08:10:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025340 21.03.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025340 First defeats for Magdeburg and Silkeborg http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025265/First+defeats+for+Magdeburg+and+Silkeborg ROUND REVIEW: SC Magdeburg and Bjerringbro-Silkeborg suffer their first defeats of the group phase while French teams triumph in the Men’s EHF Cup. Sun, 06 Mar 2016 21:59:13 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025265 06.03.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025265 First half of the group phase coming to an end http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025201/First+half+of+the+group+phase+coming+to+an+end ROUND PREVIEW – After this weekend, all teams in the respective groups of the Men´s EHF Cup will have met each other once Fri, 26 Feb 2016 17:06:08 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025201 26.02.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025201 Rock Feliho: "Reaping the fruits we sowed in the winter" http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025133/Rock+Feliho%3a+%22Reaping+the+fruits+we+sowed+in+the+winter%22 BACK TO NANTES: Reaching the EHF Cup Finals, which they will be hosting in May, is "a big, big goal" for HBC Nantes this season, team captain Rock Feliho tells eurohandball.com. Wed, 17 Feb 2016 17:20:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025133 17.02.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025133 Hoping for the big party on home court http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025078/Hoping+for+the+big+party+on+home+court EHF Cup countdown, part 12: HBC Nantes (FRA) Sun, 07 Feb 2016 17:47:39 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025078 07.02.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025078 Reigning champions Füchse Berlin knocked out by Chambery Savoie http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023826/Reigning+champions+F%c3%bcchse+Berlin+knocked+out+by+Chambery+Savoie ROUND THREE REVIEW: Füchse Berlin have been eliminated by Chambery Savoie meaning a new EHF Cup champion will be crowned in 2016. Sun, 29 Nov 2015 00:30:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023826 29.11.2015 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023826 Füchse Berlin start title defense against Chambery http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023531/F%c3%bcchse+Berlin+start+title+defense+against+Chambery NEWS REPORT: The draw for Round 3 of the EHF Cup took place on Tuesday in the EHF Office Tue, 20 Oct 2015 13:16:13 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023531 20.10.2015 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023531 Round 3 of Men's EHF Cup will be drawn on Tuesday http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023528/Round+3+of+Men%27s+EHF+Cup+will+be+drawn+on+Tuesday NEWS REPORT: 32 teams are still in the mix in the Men's EHF Cup and will all hope for surpassable opponents when the draw for Round 3 takes place at the EHF Office on Tuesday Mon, 19 Oct 2015 14:42:28 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023528 19.10.2015 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023528 Youngster and the taste of success http://www.eurohandball.com/article/020656/Youngster+and+the+taste+of+success EXCLUSIVE INTERVIEW: 19-year-old Paul Drux is already starter player at Füchse Berlin as he enters his third international season against Nantes on Sunday. Sat, 22 Nov 2014 11:07:27 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/020656 22.11.2014 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/020656 Montpellier grab ticket to Berlin with large win http://www.eurohandball.com/article/019115/Montpellier+grab+ticket+to+Berlin+with+large+win MATCH REVIEW: Unlike the frenetic final minute win from the first leg, there were no doubts as to which team were the stronger this time around, as last season's EHF Cup finalists were handed an early exit to the competition Sun, 27 Apr 2014 22:04:16 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/019115 27.04.2014 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/019115 Simonet: All about keeping a cool head http://www.eurohandball.com/article/019072/Simonet%3a+All+about+keeping+a+cool+head FEATURE: The Argentinan centre back has his sights set on going all the way in his first EHF Cup season Wed, 23 Apr 2014 10:26:14 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/019072 23.04.2014 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/019072 Omeyer and Gajic inspire away triumph http://www.eurohandball.com/article/019063/Omeyer+and+Gajic+inspire+away+triumph MATCH REPORT: Both sides had their chances to take the win, but it was Montpellier who leave Nantes with the upper hand Mon, 21 Apr 2014 22:34:16 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/019063 21.04.2014 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/019063 "We've paid our dues the hard way" http://www.eurohandball.com/article/019024/%22We%27ve+paid+our+dues+the+hard+way%22 FEATURE: Nantes' Rock Feliho believes his side deserve to reach Berlin this year and is confident that his side has what it takes to finally beat domestic rivals Montpellier Tue, 15 Apr 2014 16:40:57 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/019024 15.04.2014 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/019024 Not here to collect chocolate eggs http://www.eurohandball.com/article/018972/Not+here+to+collect+chocolate+eggs NEWS REPORT: Anticipation is growing for the all-French clash in the EHF Cup Quarter-finals and there appears to be little to choose between the sides in the first leg on Easter Monday Tue, 08 Apr 2014 13:15:51 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/018972 08.04.2014 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/018972 Nantes reduce tickets for local Swedes and Hungarians http://www.eurohandball.com/article/018767/Nantes+reduce+tickets+for+local+Swedes+and+Hungarians NEWS REPORT: The French club offers a 50% discount for Swedish and Hungarian fans living in Nantes area Fri, 14 Mar 2014 10:58:23 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/018767 14.03.2014 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/018767 European champion joins Nantes http://www.eurohandball.com/article/018715/European+champion+joins+Nantes NEWS REPORT: France international Igor Anic will leave Cesson Rennes for last season's EHF Cup finalists Nantes in the summer Wed, 05 Mar 2014 09:55:44 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/018715 05.03.2014 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/018715 Two EHF Cup matches live on ehfTV http://www.eurohandball.com/article/018607/Two+EHF+Cup+matches+live+on+ehfTV NEWS REPORT: Group C top clash between last season's runners-up and Slovakian champions are on offer free of charge Thu, 13 Feb 2014 13:13:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/018607 13.02.2014 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/018607 On a wild card to Berlin http://www.eurohandball.com/article/018541/On+a+wild+card+to+Berlin EHF Cup countdown, part 12: HBC Nantes (FRA) Mon, 03 Feb 2014 11:39:05 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/018541 03.02.2014 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/018541 No easy ride to the quarter-finals for French trio http://www.eurohandball.com/article/018185/No+easy+ride+to+the+quarter-finals+for+French+trio NEWS REPORT: Nantes, Chambery and Montpellier all admit that it will be difficult to progress from the Group Phase in the EHF Cup Mon, 09 Dec 2013 17:48:03 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/018185 09.12.2013 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/018185 "Last season was not a one-off," says Anti http://www.eurohandball.com/article/017519/%22Last+season+was+not+a+one-off%2c%22+says+Anti HBC Nantes coach wants to make the most of his sides wild card place in the EHF Cup Wed, 07 Aug 2013 14:01:17 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/017519 07.08.2013 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/017519 EHF Cup title for Rhein Neckar Löwen http://www.eurohandball.com/article/016978/EHF+Cup+title+for+Rhein+Neckar+L%c3%b6wen Rhein Neckar Löwen beat HBC Nantes 28:26 in a tense and exciting final match Sun, 19 May 2013 21:18:25 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/016978 19.05.2013 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/016978 Preview of the final day of the EHF Cup Finals http://www.eurohandball.com/article/016972/Preview+of+the+final+day+of+the+EHF+Cup+Finals Nantes vs. Rhein Neckar Löwen in the final, while Göppingen play against Holstebro for third place Sun, 19 May 2013 12:58:35 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/016972 19.05.2013 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/016972 First finalist: HBC Nantes http://www.eurohandball.com/article/016969/First+finalist%3a+HBC+Nantes After a tough game between Team Tvis Holstebro and HBC Nantes, Nantes won 26:20 and make it to the final Sat, 18 May 2013 18:23:13 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/016969 18.05.2013 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/016969 Statements from open trainings http://www.eurohandball.com/article/016966/Statements+from+open+trainings All four teams are waiting impatiently for the opening throw-off of the EHF Cup Finals in Nantes. Fri, 17 May 2013 21:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/016966 17.05.2013 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/016966 Damgaard's one-match suspension confirmed http://www.eurohandball.com/article/016958/Damgaard%27s+one-match+suspension+confirmed The Court of Appeal upheld the first instance decision. The best scorer of Holstebro will miss the EHF Cup semi-final match against HBC Nantes on Saturday Fri, 17 May 2013 15:01:21 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/016958 17.05.2013 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/016958 Long waiting is over for Anti http://www.eurohandball.com/article/016949/Long+waiting+is+over+for+Anti Thierry Anti at the helm of the EHF Cup Finals host HBC Nantes is the last coach interviewed for eurohandball.com. Thu, 16 May 2013 21:42:52 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/016949 16.05.2013 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/016949 On the road to Nantes: Valero Rivera http://www.eurohandball.com/article/016968/On+the+road+to+Nantes%3a+Valero+Rivera One of the three reigning world champions in the squad of Nantes Valero Rivera is the last part of the series On the Road to Nantes Thu, 16 May 2013 08:10:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/016968 16.05.2013 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/016968 Damgaard Nielsen banned for one match http://www.eurohandball.com/article/016928/Damgaard+Nielsen+banned+for+one+match EHF Court of Handball has released a decision on Team Tvis Holstebro player, who will not be eligible to play in the first match of the Danish club at the EHF Cup Finals in Nantes Tue, 14 May 2013 15:57:53 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/016928 14.05.2013 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/016928 Hosts and Holstebro play the first match of the EHF Cup Finals http://www.eurohandball.com/article/016871/Hosts+and+Holstebro+play+the+first+match+of+the+EHF+Cup+Finals The playing times and the order of matches have been confirmed for the premiere edition of the final tournament. Fri, 03 May 2013 15:32:56 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/016871 03.05.2013 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/016871 We have a chance to gain revenge, Gensheimer says http://www.eurohandball.com/article/016855/We+have+a+chance+to+gain+revenge%2c+Gensheimer+says Statements of the club representatives after the EHF Cup Finals draw Tue, 30 Apr 2013 14:11:02 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/016855 30.04.2013 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/016855 Nantes vs Holstebro and Frisch Auf vs Löwen http://www.eurohandball.com/article/016854/Nantes+vs+Holstebro+and+Frisch+Auf+vs+L%c3%b6wen The semi-finals pairings of the first EHF Cup Finals in Nantes were determined by the draw in the 'Tour Bretagne' Tue, 30 Apr 2013 13:00:55 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/016854 30.04.2013 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/016854 On the road to Nantes: Siffert http://www.eurohandball.com/article/016704/On+the+road+to+Nantes%3a+Siffert Nantes' keeper speaks about the journey to a home EHF Cup Finals Tue, 09 Apr 2013 11:49:07 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/016704 09.04.2013 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/016704 Ticket sales for EHF Cup Finals skyrocketed http://www.eurohandball.com/article/016612/Ticket+sales+for+EHF+Cup+Finals+skyrocketed In a few days we might not have any tickets on sale, Nantes president Pelletier warns Wed, 27 Mar 2013 10:25:38 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/016612 27.03.2013 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/016612 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 Löwen group winners as Kolding fail http://www.eurohandball.com/article/016530/L%c3%b6wen+group+winners+as+Kolding+fail Nantes secure at least quarter-final spot – or maybe more, by beating Bacau Sun, 17 Mar 2013 19:48:35 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/016530 17.03.2013 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/016530 Nantes prepare for EHF Cup clash with impressive win http://www.eurohandball.com/article/016510/Nantes+prepare+for+EHF+Cup+clash+with+impressive+win The hosts of the EHF Cup Finals go into key encounter after a domestic league win over the unbeaten PSG Fri, 15 Mar 2013 12:14:24 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/016510 15.03.2013 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/016510 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 Jurecki wants to return to Nantes http://www.eurohandball.com/article/016462/Jurecki+wants+to+return+to+Nantes One visit to the city in the west of France is not enough for the SC Magdeburg line player Fri, 08 Mar 2013 13:18:09 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/016462 08.03.2013 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/016462 Kolding and Magdeburg win top duels http://www.eurohandball.com/article/016391/Kolding+and+Magdeburg+win+top+duels Men’s EHF Cup: Hard times for Płock after defeat at Maribor – Scandinavian duel of Round 3 ends with a draw Sun, 24 Feb 2013 21:48:42 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/016391 24.02.2013 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/016391 Nantes sign Claire and Škof for next season http://www.eurohandball.com/article/016364/Nantes+sign+Claire+and+%c5%a0kof+for+next+season The hosts of the EHF Cup Finals boost their squad for future years. Wed, 20 Feb 2013 18:04:24 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/016364 20.02.2013 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/016364 Feature: In the sign of big "H" http://www.eurohandball.com/article/016355/Feature%3a+In+the+sign+of+big+%22H%22 Despite celebrating sixty this year, the EHF Cup Finals hosts from Nantes are just in their toddler´s years in European handball. Tue, 19 Feb 2013 09:13:32 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/016355 19.02.2013 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/016355 Kolding and Nantes remain with a clear sweep http://www.eurohandball.com/article/016342/Kolding+and+Nantes+remain+with+a+clear+sweep Danes clash Prešov, while Finals host beat Besiktas in the Men’s EHF Cup Sun, 17 Feb 2013 21:14:30 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/016342 17.02.2013 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/016342 To play Finals in Nantes would be huge, says Dole http://www.eurohandball.com/article/016328/To+play+Finals+in+Nantes+would+be+huge%2c+says+Dole The second part of the "On the road to Nantes" series focuses on one of the most experienced players of the EHF Cup Finals hosts. Fri, 15 Feb 2013 18:30:50 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/016328 15.02.2013 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/016328 Three matches, no victory for home teams http://www.eurohandball.com/article/016287/Three+matches%2c+no+victory+for+home+teams First Round of EHF Cup Group Phase ends with away wins for Plock and Nantes and a draw in Holstebro Sun, 10 Feb 2013 21:19:08 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/016287 10.02.2013 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/016287 EHF Cup countdown, part 13: HBC Nantes (FRA) http://www.eurohandball.com/article/016238/EHF+Cup+countdown%2c+part+13%3a+HBC+Nantes+(FRA) The French club are set to host the EHF Cup Finals in May and intend to be among the teams taking part Mon, 04 Feb 2013 16:45:16 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/016238 04.02.2013 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/016238 Nantes sign young Croatian http://www.eurohandball.com/article/016182/Nantes+sign+young+Croatian Top scorer in the Croatian league, Stefan Vujić, set to move to France Thu, 24 Jan 2013 14:46:23 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/016182 24.01.2013 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/016182 The second life of Alberto Entrerrios in Nantes http://www.eurohandball.com/article/016027/The+second+life+of+Alberto+Entrerrios+in+Nantes The Spanish legend is enjoying the new challenges being faced in France Thu, 29 Nov 2012 17:13:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/016027 29.11.2012 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/016027