en European Handball Federation http://www.eurohandball.com Handball stories, news and interviews Wed, 25 May 2016 22:40:36 GMT Wed, 25 May 2016 22:40:36 GMT www.eurohandball.com Content Copyright by the European Handball Federation and EHF Marketing (c) 1994-2016 office@eurohandball.com European Handball Federation http://www.eurohandball.com 0 0 I'm back in my backyard http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025941/I\'m+back+in+my+backyard BLOG: Before Daniel "Air France" Narcisse set out to the VELUX EHF FINAL4 venue he shares his thoughts on his fourth trip with the ehfCL.com readers. EHF Champions League Wed, 25 May 2016 17:10:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025941 25.05.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025941 The quiet one http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025935/The+quiet+one FEATURE: While Paris Saint-Germain Handball are newcomers, right wing Luc Abalo returns for the fourth time – but he is yet to win the VELUX EHF FINAL4. EHF Champions League Wed, 25 May 2016 15:40:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025935 25.05.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025935 Great opening shows await packed LANXESS arena http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025938/Great+opening+shows+await+packed+LANXESS+arena Players, spectators and fans from all over the world are part of the show and say #HelloCologne EHF Champions League Wed, 25 May 2016 16:33:55 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025938 25.05.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025938 Handball fans support children in need http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025932/Handball+fans+support+children+in+need Play for Change are present with a booth in the LANXESS arena and give the fans the opportunity to support children all over the world. EHF Champions League Wed, 25 May 2016 13:20:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025932 25.05.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025932 Clash of the goalkeeping “oldies” http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025937/Clash+of+the+goalkeeping+%e2%80%9coldies%e2%80%9d FACE-TO-FACE: There is so much the two seasoned veterans Slawomir Szmal and Thierry Omeyer have in common, but there are also things where they are so different. Only one of them will reach the VELUX EHF Champions League final on Sunday. EHF Champions League Wed, 25 May 2016 16:31:49 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025937 25.05.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025937 Marcin Lijewski: No better way on earth to promote handball http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025934/Marcin+Lijewski%3a+No+better+way+on+earth+to+promote+handball FEATURE: Now a TV broadcaster, Lijewski is full of praise for the organisation of the “beautiful” VELUX EHF FINAL4. EHF Champions League Wed, 25 May 2016 11:38:38 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025934 25.05.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025934 Veszprém fan favourite fights for the throne http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025927/Veszpr%c3%a9m+fan+favourite+fights+for+the+throne Peter Gulyas has been serving his hometown club for sixteen years but the home-grown right wing cannot get enough of handball. EHF Champions League Tue, 24 May 2016 17:30:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025927 24.05.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025927 Woltering: "Both opponents are tough nuts to crack" http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025931/Woltering%3a+%22Both+opponents+are+tough+nuts+to+crack%22 INTERVIEW: Goalkeeper Clara Woltering will play her 200th international in Germany’s final Women’s EHF EURO 2016 qualifier against Iceland on 5 June EHF Euro Events Wed, 25 May 2016 10:34:24 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025931 25.05.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025931 Denmark enter decisive qualifiers without first-choice goalies http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025910/Denmark+enter+decisive+qualifiers+without+first-choice+goalies NEWS REPORT: Despite having to replace his two top goalkeepers, Denmark’s head coach Klavs Bruun Jørgensen is not afraid of failing to qualify for the Women’s EHF EURO 2016 EHF Euro Events Mon, 23 May 2016 11:36:37 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025910 23.05.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025910 Sweden appoints new head coach ahead of Women’s EHF EURO 2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025897/Sweden+appoints+new+head+coach+ahead+of+Women%e2%80%99s+EHF+EURO+2016 NEWS REPORT: 40-year-old handball coach Henrik Signell leaves Swedish record champions IK Sävehof to take over the national team half a year out of the EHF EURO in Sweden EHF Euro Events Fri, 20 May 2016 17:07:59 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025897 20.05.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025897 Kim Rasmussen takes over Hungarian women’s national team http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025888/Kim+Rasmussen+takes+over+Hungarian+women%e2%80%99s+national+team NEWS REPORT: The head coach of Women's EHF Champions League winners CSM Bucuresti signed a four-year contract with the Hungarian federation and will begin his work in August EHF Euro Events Wed, 18 May 2016 17:58:56 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025888 18.05.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025888 Agenta Girls and G.A.S. Kilkis Akropolis top the podium at ebt Finals http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025905/Agenta+Girls+and+G.A.S.+Kilkis+Akropolis+top+the+podium+at+ebt+Finals DAY 3 REVIEW: The final day of the ebt Finals 2016 saw Agenta Girls continuing a now two-year-long unbeaten run all the way to the podium, while a Greek men's side Kilkis Akropolis won gold on home sand Beach Handball Sun, 22 May 2016 18:40:33 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025905 22.05.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025905 Semi-finalists confirmed at ebt Finals 2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025901/Semi-finalists+confirmed+at+ebt+Finals+2016 DAY 2 REVIEW: Some good maths was needed in Thessaloniki on Saturday, as it was not always easy to determine the semi-finalists at the ebt Finals - in particular in the men's event Beach Handball Sat, 21 May 2016 21:38:14 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025901 21.05.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025901 Defending champions start victorious at ebt Finals 2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025898/Defending+champions+start+victorious+at+ebt+Finals+2016 DAY 1 REVIEW: The teams that had been deemed favourites before the tournament, confirmed that status on the first day of the ebt Finals 2016 in Thessaloniki Beach Handball Fri, 20 May 2016 18:50:06 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025898 20.05.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025898 ebt Finals throw off in Thessaloniki http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025893/ebt+Finals+throw+off+in+Thessaloniki PREVIEW: All games of the first highlight event of the beach handball season will be streamed and the competition enjoys extensive coverage on the EHF's social media channels Beach Handball Fri, 20 May 2016 09:02:32 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025893 20.05.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025893 ABC/UMinho hold on to win maiden European trophy http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025903/ABC%2fUMinho+hold+on+to+win+maiden+European+trophy FINAL REVIEW: Benfica give their all in the all-Portuguese Challenge Cup Final, but the team from Brage do enough over 120 minutes of handball to take the title European Cup Sat, 21 May 2016 22:20:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025903 21.05.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025903 ABC/UMinho with a job to finish http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025896/ABC%2fUMinho+with+a+job+to+finish FINAL PREVIEW: Being six goals ahead after the first leg, ABC/UMinho have a great chance to win the EHF Challenge Cup when they receive Benfica in the second leg of the all-Portuguese final. European Cup Fri, 20 May 2016 12:10:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025896 20.05.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025896 Spínola: "We cannot just play with our hearts" http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025879/Sp%c3%adnola%3a+%22We+cannot+just+play+with+our+hearts%22 FEATURE: ABC/UMinho right back Pedro Spinola shares his insight ahead of the second leg of the all-Portuguese Challenge Cup Final European Cup Wed, 18 May 2016 10:50:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025879 18.05.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025879 Brihault: “EHF Cup has found its own identity” http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025878/Brihault%3a+%e2%80%9cEHF+Cup+has+found+its+own+identity%e2%80%9d INTERVIEW: EHF President Jean Brihault discusses the growth of the Men's EHF Cup Finals and the how the event has changed since Nantes first played hosts in 2013 European Cup Mon, 16 May 2016 09:24:22 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025878 16.05.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025878 Zinaida Turchina celebrates her 70th birthday http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025883/Zinaida+Turchina+celebrates+her+70th+birthday NEWS FEATURE: Ukrainian was awarded best female handball player of the century and was double Olympic champion. Other News Tue, 17 May 2016 18:29:46 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025883 17.05.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025883 Final deadline extended for VELUX EHF FINAL4 media accreditation http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025669/Final+deadline+extended+for+VELUX+EHF+FINAL4+media+accreditation Media representatives have until Monday, 9 May 2016 at 17:00 hrs to request an accreditation. Inside the EHF Sat, 07 May 2016 10:20:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025669 07.05.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025669 Men’s EHF EURO 2016 sets new records as 1.65 billion tune in worldwide http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025460/Men%e2%80%99s+EHF+EURO+2016+sets+new+records+as+1.65+billion+tune+in+worldwide EHF and Infront Sports & Media release record media figures for the coverage of the Men's EHF EURO 2016 in Poland Press Statements Tue, 12 Apr 2016 12:57:20 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025460 12.04.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025460 Olympic groups drawn in Rio de Janeiro http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025570/Olympic+groups+drawn+in+Rio+de+Janeiro Olympic men's champions France face Argentina, Qatar, Croatia, Denmark and Tunisia, while women's champions Norway first meet Angola, Spain, Montenegro, Romania and Brazil Olympic Games Fri, 29 Apr 2016 23:40:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025570 29.04.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025570 Narrow games decide Women's Junior World Championship Qualification http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025344/Narrow+games+decide+Women\'s+Junior+World+Championship+Qualification REVIEW: Nine spots at the Women's Junior World Championship 2016 were at stake when the qualification was played over the weekend, and some of them were decided by the narrowest margin possible World Championships Mon, 21 Mar 2016 08:54:27 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025344 21.03.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025344 European teams enter Women's Junior World Championship Qualification http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025319/European+teams+enter+Women\'s+Junior+World+Championship+Qualification PREVIEW: Over the coming weekend 27 teams vie for nine spots available to Europe at this summer's Women's Junior World Championship in Russia World Championships Thu, 17 Mar 2016 09:19:01 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025319 17.03.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025319 The ins and outs of goalkeeper training http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025568/The+ins+and+outs+of+goalkeeper+training EHF lecturer Roman Filz stages a handball camp for young goalkeepers from 28 to 30 July 2016 Activities Fri, 29 Apr 2016 23:20:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025568 29.04.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025568 Polish Handball Federation organises "Handball at school" conference http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025390/Polish+Handball+Federation+organises+%22Handball+at+school%22+conference From 2 to 4 June 2014 the Polish Handball Federation organises the international conference for physical education teachers "Handball at School" Activities Thu, 31 Mar 2016 15:40:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025390 31.03.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025390 EHF publishes qualitative analysis of EHF EURO 2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025354/EHF+publishes+qualitative+analysis+of+EHF+EURO+2016 NEWS REPORT: Handball expert Peter Kovacs has analysed the most recents trends of the game based on the Men's EHF EURO 2016 Activities Thu, 24 Mar 2016 09:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025354 24.03.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025354 Polish Handball Federation stages summer camp http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025311/Polish+Handball+Federation+stages+summer+camp NEWS REPORT: Registration for an intrnational training camp for boys born 2000 or later in Gdansk is now open Activities Mon, 14 Mar 2016 17:06:30 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025311 14.03.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025311 Fabregas receives one game ban http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025887/Fabregas+receives+one+game+ban OFFICIAL STATEMENT: The EHF Court of Handball has suspended the Montpellier player for one match. Official Statements Wed, 11 May 2016 15:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025887 11.05.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025887 Ystad's Nilsson suspended for one match http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025886/Ystad\'s+Nilsson+suspended+for+one+match OFFICIAL STATEMENT: The EHF Court of Handball has ruled out the player of the Swedish club for one game following his unsportmanlike conduct in the group phase match at Helvetia Anaitasuna. Official Statements Mon, 09 May 2016 15:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025886 09.05.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025886 Handball Federation of Malta fined http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025524/Handball+Federation+of+Malta+fined The Handball Federation of Malta has been fined for withdrawing from the Women's Trophy 2016 after it had initially registered for the event Official Statements Fri, 22 Apr 2016 16:02:54 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025524 22.04.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025524 Meltwater Newsfeed Container http://www.eurohandball.com/article/011683/Meltwater+Newsfeed+Container DON'T EDIT THIS UNLESS YOU KNOW WHAT YOU'RE DOING!!! EHF in the News Tue, 02 Sep 2008 19:12:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/011683 02.09.2008 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/011683