en European Handball Federation http://www.eurohandball.com Handball stories, news and interviews Thu, 14 Dec 2017 22:00:37 GMT Thu, 14 Dec 2017 22:00:37 GMT www.eurohandball.com Content Copyright by the European Handball Federation and EHF Marketing (c) 1994-2017 office@eurohandball.com European Handball Federation http://www.eurohandball.com 0 0 New power shifts looming in the European club rankings http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029747/New+power+shifts+looming+in+the+European+club+rankings NEWS REPORT: While a pack of contenders is chasing a weakening position of Germany at the top in the men’s ranking, Hungary, Denmark and Russia are bound for a three-way race in the women’s chart Thu, 14 Dec 2017 12:20:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029747 14.12.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029747 Czech shooter and Spanish legend take monthly awards http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029746/Czech+shooter+and+Spanish+legend+take+monthly+awards NEWS REPORT: Thüringer HC's Iveta Luzumova and HC Vardar's Arpad Sterbik have been voted EHF Players of the Month for November and December Thu, 14 Dec 2017 11:20:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029746 14.12.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029746 Two fierce rivals to launch the 2018 schedule http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029741/Two+fierce+rivals+to+launch+the+2018+schedule NEWS REPORT: CSM Bucuresti will receive the defending champions Györi Audi ETO KC in the 2018 Women's EHF Champions League opener on Friday 26 January as playing times of all main round matches have been confirmed. Fri, 08 Dec 2017 09:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029741 08.12.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029741 All 16 Champions League clubs on court at Germany 2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029740/All+16+Champions+League+clubs+on+court+at+Germany+2017 FACTS AND FIGURES: The World Championship features 109 players from Europe’s premium club competition. France, Montenegro and Bucuresti top the rankings Thu, 07 Dec 2017 15:40:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029740 07.12.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029740 Two amazing VELUX EHF FINAL4 experiences up for grabs in a charity auction http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029738/Two+amazing+VELUX+EHF+FINAL4+experiences+up+for+grabs+in+a+charity+auction NEWS REPORT: Fans can bid for two splendid packages of the VELUX EHF FINAL4 2018 edition and support a good cause. Thu, 07 Dec 2017 14:50:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029738 07.12.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029738 Great games in history: One of the craziest comebacks ever http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029737/Great+games+in+history%3a+One+of+the+craziest+comebacks+ever 25 YEARS OF THE CHAMPIONS LEAGUE: Last Saturday, Telekom Veszprém HC got the better of PGE Vive Kielce. Back in the VELUX EHF FINAL4 final in 2016, the Hungarian side were on the road to doing the same, but then the match took a sensational turn. Thu, 07 Dec 2017 12:20:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029737 07.12.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029737 A big surprise awaits for FINAL4 2018 fans http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029726/A+big+surprise+awaits+for+FINAL4+2018+fans To mark 200 days to the VELUX EHF FINAL4 EHF Marketing has announced the release of more tickets to the biggest event in club handball Tue, 05 Dec 2017 13:30:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029726 05.12.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029726 Charity match day in the European top flight supports a good cause http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029729/Charity+match+day+in+the+European+top+flight+supports+a+good+cause NEWS REPORT: Handball fans can still bid for a VELUX EHF FINAL4 experience and help children in the developing countries. Tue, 05 Dec 2017 12:53:25 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029729 05.12.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029729 Emotional farewell to 2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029725/Emotional+farewell+to+2017 TALKING POINTS: The VELUX EHF Champions League is taking a break after the final matches of the calendar year have been played on Sunday. Let's take a look at some of the drama Round 10 provided us with Mon, 04 Dec 2017 13:40:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029725 04.12.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029725 Leon deny Velenje play-off berth in dramatic finish http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029724/Leon+deny+Velenje+play-off+berth+in+dramatic+finish GROUP C REVIEW: The Spanish side took the win they needed at Elverum to edge their Slovenian rivals, while Skjern confirmed top spot in the group Sun, 03 Dec 2017 19:20:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029724 03.12.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029724 Besiktas and Motor end group phase on a winning note http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029722/Besiktas+and+Motor+end+group+phase+on+a+winning+note GROUP D REVIEW: With the final standings already set, the teams from Turkey and Russia celebrated victories in Round 10 while group winners Montpellier suffered another defeat Sun, 03 Dec 2017 17:40:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029722 03.12.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029722 Nantes take MOTW against Barcelona http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029721/Nantes+take+MOTW+against+Barcelona GROUP A MATCH REVIEW: It was the first CL tie for the French side in the XXL Arena but it didn't affect them as an amazing performance for Dumoulin in goal inspired a huge win for HBC Sat, 02 Dec 2017 23:50:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029721 02.12.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029721 Sporting finish group phase with victory over Metalurg http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029720/Sporting+finish+group+phase+with+victory+over+Metalurg GROUP D REVIEW: After trailing by three goals at half-time, hosts Sporting CP managed to come back against HC Metalurg in the second half to secure a victory. Sat, 02 Dec 2017 23:21:01 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029720 02.12.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029720 Vardar breeze past Kristianstad http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029719/Vardar+breeze+past+Kristianstad GROUP A MATCH REVIEW: With tonight’s result, after nine months and 15 matches, Vardar remains unbeaten in the VELUX EHF Champions League. Sat, 02 Dec 2017 20:20:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029719 02.12.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029719 Plock's first win worsens Szeged’s poor run http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029718/Plock%27s+first+win+worsens+Szeged%e2%80%99s+poor+run GROUP A MATCH REVIEW: Winless Plock made the most of the terrible form of Szeged, who have lost three of their last four home games Sat, 02 Dec 2017 18:50:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029718 02.12.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029718 Veszprém defeat Kielce, Brest end losing streak, PSG win again http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029716/Veszpr%c3%a9m+defeat+Kielce%2c+Brest+end+losing+streak%2c+PSG+win+again GROUP B REVIEW: Veszprém comfortably defeat Kielce, Brest beat Celje at home, and Paris Saint-Germain earned another victory over Aalborg. Sat, 02 Dec 2017 18:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029716 02.12.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029716 60 minutes for a play-off berth http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029715/60+minutes+for+a+play-off+berth GROUP C+D PREVIEW: With Skjern focused to keep their first place, Velenje will try to earn at least a draw in Denmark to secure their play-off berth, with one eye on what happens in the Elverum vs Leon game. Fri, 01 Dec 2017 12:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029715 01.12.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029715 Vardar will profit from the MOTW in Nantes http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029712/Vardar+will+profit+from+the+MOTW+in+Nantes GROUP A/B PREVIEW: Vardar's nearest rivals in Group A go head-to-head while Veszprém host the duel of the disappointed. Thu, 30 Nov 2017 22:20:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029712 30.11.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029712 Kadetten finish on a high over Dinamo http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029713/Kadetten+finish+on+a+high+over+Dinamo GROUP C REVIEW: Kadetten ended a dissapointing season with a win, 27:25, against Dinamo. Thu, 30 Nov 2017 22:20:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029713 30.11.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029713 Scandinavian teams dreaming big http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029711/Scandinavian+teams+dreaming+big FIRST-HAND INSIGHT: Three Scandinavian teams have the chance to reach the Last 16 of the VELUX EHF Champions League this season, which would be a record – and for once, a Swedish side appears to have the greatest chance Thu, 30 Nov 2017 19:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029711 30.11.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029711 Velenje's Medved: "We are masters of our destiny" http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029708/Velenje%27s+Medved%3a+%22We+are+masters+of+our+destiny%22 FEATURE: The Slovenian side face an all-or-nothing game against group leaders Skjern in Denmark but the captain is confident that his team will reach the play-offs Thu, 30 Nov 2017 09:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029708 30.11.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029708 Sparkling derby sees Kiel earn important win http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029707/Sparkling+derby+sees+Kiel+earn+important+win GROUP B MATCH REVIEW: A fine offensive performance saw Kiel take the win in an emphatic fashion in the German derby against Flensburg, 33:30. Wed, 29 Nov 2017 22:30:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029707 29.11.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029707 Zagreb Lions overcome Löwen to snatch first win this season http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029706/Zagreb+Lions+overcome+L%c3%b6wen+to+snatch+first+win+this+season GROUP A MATCH REVIEW: With this win, Zagreb can still keep their Last 16 hopes alive. Löwen needed a draw to confirm their Last 16 ticket but with this loss, they need to wait. Wed, 29 Nov 2017 21:50:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029706 29.11.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029706 Balaguer: Barcelona represents ten years of my life http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029705/Balaguer%3a+Barcelona+represents+ten+years+of+my+life FEATURE: Spanish right wing capable of putting sentiment to one side as he and HBC Nantes prepare to face former club in Saturday's Match of the Week Wed, 29 Nov 2017 19:10:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029705 29.11.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029705 German derby to launch “round of dreams“ http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029697/German+derby+to+launch+%e2%80%9cround+of+dreams%e2%80%9c NEWS REPORT: The VELUX EHF Champions League and its charity partner Plan International join forces for a good cause this week. The final round of 2017 will be dedicated to the support of children's rights and needs in developing countries. Wed, 29 Nov 2017 10:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029697 29.11.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029697 All German sides play on opening night of Round 10 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029700/All+German+sides+play+on+opening+night+of+Round+10 MIDWEEK PREVIEW: Flensburg and Kiel meet for the 95th time while Löwen could earn their Last 16 berth by getting at least a draw at Zagreb Tue, 28 Nov 2017 17:50:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029700 28.11.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029700 The games that caught the eye in Round 9 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029698/The+games+that+caught+the+eye+in+Round+9 TALKING POINTS: There were some thrilling encounters in the ninth round of the VELUX EHF Champions League, and we take a closer look at a few games that stood out. Tue, 28 Nov 2017 17:20:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029698 28.11.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029698 Defending champions and Löwen play nail-biting draw, Kristianstad defeat Szeged http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029691/Defending+champions+and+L%c3%b6wen+play+nail-biting+draw%2c+Kristianstad+defeat+Szeged GROUP A REVIEW: Vardar extend their unbeaten run to 14 matches after a thrilling draw versus Löwen, while Kristianstad claim their first win against Szeged with the help of 12 goals from Lagergren Sun, 26 Nov 2017 21:20:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029691 26.11.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029691 High-octane 60 minutes sees Elverum narrowly defeat Dinamo http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029690/High-octane+60+minutes+sees+Elverum+narrowly+defeat+Dinamo GROUP C REVIEW: Effectively out of contention for a play-off berth, Elverum earn their fifth win of the season, 34:33, against Dinamo Sun, 26 Nov 2017 19:50:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029690 26.11.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029690 PSG stand strong, while Veszprém lose pace http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029687/PSG+stand+strong%2c+while+Veszpr%c3%a9m+lose+pace GROUP B REVIEW: First home defeat for Kielce this season against Paris, Flensburg conquer the Celje fortress and Aalborg take their second win Sun, 26 Nov 2017 19:20:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029687 26.11.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029687 Besiktas end Montpellier’s incredible winning streak http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029688/Besiktas+end+Montpellier%e2%80%99s+incredible+winning+streak GROUP D REVIEW: Besiktas become the first team to beat the group winners with a clear 33:28 victory in Montpellier on Sunday evening Sun, 26 Nov 2017 19:20:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029688 26.11.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029688 Skjern through to play-off but Velenje must wait http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029685/Skjern+through+to+play-off+but+Velenje+must+wait GROUP C REVIEW: Skjern earned their seventh win of the season, 31:26 against Leon, while Velenje have to wait for a play-off berth, after their sixth win Sat, 25 Nov 2017 22:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029685 25.11.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029685 Nantes book their ticket to the knock-out stage http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029684/Nantes+book+their+ticket+to+the+knock-out+stage GROUP A REVIEW: French side profit from a strong start to leave Plock behind Sat, 25 Nov 2017 20:10:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029684 25.11.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029684 Landin’s saves and Wiencek’s goals break Brest’s resistance http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029683/Landin%e2%80%99s+saves+and+Wiencek%e2%80%99s+goals+break+Brest%e2%80%99s+resistance GROUP B REVIEW: THW Kiel leave Belorussian champions clearly behind to earn two important points in the race for the Last 16 Sat, 25 Nov 2017 19:50:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029683 25.11.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029683 Russian Bears earn second victory, Motor dominate Metalurg http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029682/Russian+Bears+earn+second+victory%2c+Motor+dominate+Metalurg GROUP D REVIEW: Sporting never led in a game in which Medvedi impressed with their offensive prowess, while Motor beat Metalurg easily Sat, 25 Nov 2017 15:40:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029682 25.11.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029682 Kielce aim to stop PSG run in MOTW http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029681/Kielce+aim+to+stop+PSG+run+in+MOTW GROUP A/B PREVIEW: The French side have a tough away test in Poland, just like Vardar have in Germany. The rest of the matches in Round 9 are mainly about qualifying for the Last 16 Fri, 24 Nov 2017 17:20:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029681 24.11.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029681 Leon and Velenje face must-win games http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029680/Leon+and+Velenje+face+must-win+games GROUP C/D PREVIEW: Skjern, Velenje and Leon are likely to tough it out until the last second for the two play-off berths in Group C as the three sides will meet in the last two rounds Fri, 24 Nov 2017 15:30:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029680 24.11.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029680 Nightmare start for Saracevic as Barcelona find their rhythm again http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029676/Nightmare+start+for+Saracevic+as+Barcelona+find+their+rhythm+again GROUP A MATCH REVIEW: Zlatko Saracevic lost his first match as the head coach of HC PPD Zagreb when FC Barcelona Lassa came to visit in the opening match of Round 9. Thu, 23 Nov 2017 21:30:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029676 23.11.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029676 Gulliksen: “We believe in the chance as long as it is there” http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029672/Gulliksen%3a+%e2%80%9cWe+believe+in+the+chance+as+long+as+it+is+there%e2%80%9d INTERVIEW: Although Elverum Handball’s chances of proceeding from their group in the VELUX EHF Champions League only seems to be theoretical, their young right wing Kevin Gulliksen still believes in the potential for a miracle Thu, 23 Nov 2017 10:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029672 23.11.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029672 The eagle and the hawk http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029670/The+eagle+and+the+hawk BLOG: Tom looks ahead to the clash of two titans in form of fables - a very interesting look at Round 9 Match of the Week between Kielce & PSG Wed, 22 Nov 2017 18:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029670 22.11.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029670 Saracevic can end his personal Barcelona curse http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029671/Saracevic+can+end+his+personal+Barcelona+curse MIDWEEK PREVIEW: Zagreb’s new coach has already lost three Champions League finals against the club he faces in this first tie as boss Wed, 22 Nov 2017 16:50:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029671 22.11.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029671 Kamenica replaced as Zagreb coach by Zlatko Saracevic http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029663/Kamenica+replaced+as+Zagreb+coach+by+Zlatko+Saracevic NEWS REPORT: Kasim Kamenica has left the Croatian champions and former assistant coach will try to guide them into the VELUX EHF Champions League Last 16 Tue, 21 Nov 2017 14:10:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029663 21.11.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029663 VELUX EHF FINAL4 is the people’s choice http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029662/VELUX+EHF+FINAL4+is+the+people%e2%80%99s+choice NEWS REPORT: Europe's top handball event win prestigious industry award at BEA World Festival in Porto for its 'Always Moving' show concept Tue, 21 Nov 2017 14:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029662 21.11.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029662 Dmitry Zhitnikov: "I am always eager to learn something new" http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029658/Dmitry+Zhitnikov%3a+%22I+am+always+eager+to+learn+something+new%22 FEATURE: The Russian playmaker moved to Szeged in the offseason to further improve himself, and now he wants to reach the VELUX EHF FINAL4 with the Hungarian side Tue, 21 Nov 2017 10:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029658 21.11.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029658 Things we know after the group matches http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029657/Things+we+know+after+the+group+matches TALKING POINTS: The Women's EHF Champions League Group Matches are complete, and with the main round teams identified we take a look at the stats and facts. Mon, 20 Nov 2017 17:10:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029657 20.11.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029657 Six teams that impressed the most http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029656/Six+teams+that+impressed+the+most TALKING POINTS: We take a look at six sides that stood out in the eighth round of the VELUX EHF Champions League Group Phase Mon, 20 Nov 2017 14:50:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029656 20.11.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029656 CSM and Vardar claim pole positions in their main round groups http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029655/CSM+and+Vardar+claim+pole+positions+in+their+main+round+groups NEWS REPORT: The provisional travel plan of all 12 main round teams has been set as last season's finalists sit atop their respective groups. Mon, 20 Nov 2017 14:44:52 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029655 20.11.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029655 Montpellier win their eighth group game http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029645/Montpellier+win+their+eighth+group+game GROUP D REVIEW: Montpellier defeat bottom-place Chekhovskie Medvedi in convincing fashion, to claim their eighth win so far this season. Sun, 19 Nov 2017 21:14:42 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029645 19.11.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029645 Szeged upset Barcelona while Nantes edge Zagreb http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029644/Szeged+upset+Barcelona+while+Nantes+edge+Zagreb GROUP A REVIEW: The Hungarian hosts celebrated a rare victory over the Spanish powerhouse on an exciting day of Round 8 action full of close matches Sun, 19 Nov 2017 21:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029644 19.11.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029644 Flensburg easy, Kiel lucky as German sides take all points on Sunday http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029643/Flensburg+easy%2c+Kiel+lucky+as+German+sides+take+all+points+on+Sunday GROUP B REVIEW: Brest are left chanceless in Flensburg, while Ekberg’s buzzer beater in Celje earns THW their first away victory Sun, 19 Nov 2017 19:20:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029643 19.11.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029643 Skjern defeat Elverum with flawless performance http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029641/Skjern+defeat+Elverum+with+flawless+performance GROUP C REVIEW: Another excellent offensive performance saw Skjern edge closer to a play-off berth, after their sixth win of the season, where they won 35:25 against Elverum. Sun, 19 Nov 2017 18:36:35 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029641 19.11.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029641 Stunning finish lifts NFH past Krim; CSM steamroll Gdynia http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029642/Stunning+finish+lifts+NFH+past+Krim%3b+CSM+steamroll+Gdynia GROUP A REVIEW: NFH earn a spectacular 28:26 win against Krim to start the main round with four points, while CSM cruise past Gdynia and finish with a clear 34:22 victory Sun, 19 Nov 2017 18:30:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029642 19.11.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029642 Metz win Group D in convincing style http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029640/Metz+win+Group+D+in+convincing+style GROUP D REVIEW: Metz Handball proceed to the main round as winners of Group D after clear home win against Bietigheim. Sun, 19 Nov 2017 17:28:22 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029640 19.11.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029640 Larvik crash out as defeat to FTC sends THC through http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029639/Larvik+crash+out+as+defeat+to+FTC+sends+THC+through GROUP C REVIEW: The Norwegian side's loss to Ferencvaros leave them in fourth place, with Thüringer HC claiming the final open spot in the main round Sun, 19 Nov 2017 17:10:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029639 19.11.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029639 Buducnost overcome shaky first half to clinch main round beth http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029637/Buducnost+overcome+shaky+first+half+to+clinch+main+round+beth GROUP D REVIEW: Vipers Kristiansand were dominating the first half against Buducnost, but the home team came back strong for the last 30 minutes. Sat, 18 Nov 2017 21:55:31 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029637 18.11.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029637 Vardar tame the lions to extend their winning streak http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029636/Vardar+tame+the+lions+to+extend+their+winning+streak GROUP A REVIEW: After the 30:26 win against the German champions in the Match of the Week, Skopje consolidate their position on the top of Group A. Sat, 18 Nov 2017 20:16:12 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029636 18.11.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029636 Paris conquer Veszprém’s fortress, Kielce take lucky win http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029635/Paris+conquer+Veszpr%c3%a9m%e2%80%99s+fortress%2c+Kielce+take+lucky+win GROUP B REVIEW: After beating Veszprém at home, Paris are now the favourites to win Group B, while Kielce narrowly hold on to victory over Aalborg Sat, 18 Nov 2017 18:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029635 18.11.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029635 Györ and Rostov finish off in style http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029634/Gy%c3%b6r+and+Rostov+finish+off+in+style GROUP B REVIEW: Györi Audi ETO KC cruised past Brest Bretagne Handball, while Rostov-Don beat FC Midtjylland in Round 6 of the EHF Champions League group phase Sat, 18 Nov 2017 17:40:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029634 18.11.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029634 Besiktas go past Metalurg as Motor progress http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029633/Besiktas+go+past+Metalurg+as+Motor+progress GROUP D REVIEW: Besiktas earned their third win of the season, after dominating against Metalurg, while Motor delivered a necessary victory to proceed to the knockout round Sat, 18 Nov 2017 16:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029633 18.11.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029633 Vardar sail into main round with maximum points http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029632/Vardar+sail+into+main+round+with+maximum+points GROUP C REVIEW: Macedonian giants HC Vardar will take a maximum eight points into the main round, after a comprehensive win over Thüringer HC completed their perfect group stage campaign. Fri, 17 Nov 2017 21:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029632 17.11.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029632 Scandinavian derby will bring the answers http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029631/Scandinavian+derby+will+bring+the+answers GROUP C/D PREVIEW: Skjern and Elverum meet with little room for error for either team as the business end of the group phase is here Fri, 17 Nov 2017 11:50:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029631 17.11.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029631 Veszprém and Vardar control their fate http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029630/Veszpr%c3%a9m+and+Vardar+control+their+fate GROUP A/B PREVIEW: Veszprém and record-breaking Vardar host the top matches of the weekend, which bring the frontrunners in each group together Fri, 17 Nov 2017 10:40:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029630 17.11.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029630 Four teams compete for last two main round spots http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029629/Four+teams+compete+for+last+two+main+round+spots ROUND PREVIEW: Two berths for the Women's EHF Champions League Main Round are still up for the grabs when the group matches come to an end this weekend Fri, 17 Nov 2017 10:30:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029629 17.11.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029629 Scrappy win sees Leon level with Skjern and Velenje at the top http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029627/Scrappy+win+sees+Leon+level+with+Skjern+and+Velenje+at+the+top GROUP C MID-WEEK REVIEW: Leon lead by nine goals in the first half only to collapse in the second, but manage to scrape a one-goal win against Kadetten, while Velenje brush off Dinamo Thu, 16 Nov 2017 22:30:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029627 16.11.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029627 Wind of change in Norway http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029622/Wind+of+change+in+Norway FIRST-HAND INSIGHT: This season may be the first one in many years without any Norwegian team making it past the group matches of the Women’s EHF Champions League. We take a look at the reasons and how the future looks for women’s club handball in Norway. Thu, 16 Nov 2017 13:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029622 16.11.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029622 A Japanese winger who found a home in Denmark http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029624/A+Japanese+winger+who+found+a+home+in+Denmark AROUND THE WORLD: Japanese international Ayaka Ikehara feels good with Danish Champions Nykøbing Falster and she gets great support from her new club. Thu, 16 Nov 2017 13:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029624 16.11.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029624 Schmid: Sometimes it is my job to make the difference http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029621/Schmid%3a+Sometimes+it+is+my+job+to+make+the+difference INTERVIEW OF THE WEEK: Rhein-Neckar Löwen’s attacking mastermind Andy Schmid speaks about the growing number of top clubs, his Swiss fate and the upcoming Match of the Week in Skopje Thu, 16 Nov 2017 09:50:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029621 16.11.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029621 Homecomer Anders Eggert as ambitious as ever http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029617/Homecomer+Anders+Eggert+as+ambitious+as+ever FEATURE: The Danish veteran is enjoying his new handball life at Skjern Håndbold and looks forward to the Scandinavian must-win derby against Elverum Wed, 15 Nov 2017 15:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029617 15.11.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029617 Malus: We will bite strong once again http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029616/Malus%3a+We+will+bite+strong+once+again FEATURE: Rising Slovenian star Jaka Malus was top scorer when Celje defeated Kiel in Sparkassen Arena in Round 7, and looks forward to a repeat performance against the German giants on Sunday Wed, 15 Nov 2017 12:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029616 15.11.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029616 Decisive games for Velenje, Kadetten and Leon http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029613/Decisive+games+for+Velenje%2c+Kadetten+and+Leon MID-WEEK PREVIEW: A loss against Leon on Thursday could see Kadetten out of contention for a play-off spot, while Velenje eye a win against already-eliminated Dinamo Wed, 15 Nov 2017 09:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029613 15.11.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029613 Accambray becomes "a really happy man" in Veszprém http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029614/Accambray+becomes+%22a+really+happy+man%22+in+Veszpr%c3%a9m FEATURE: After leaving Paris SG in disappointment after three seasons, the French left back has settled well in Hungary. On Saturday he plays his former club for a second time within a week Tue, 14 Nov 2017 15:10:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029614 14.11.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029614 What we know after Round 5 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029612/What+we+know+after+Round+5 TALKING POINTS: With only the last round of group matches still to be played, it is time to draw some conclusions and separate the excellent teams from the good teams Tue, 14 Nov 2017 12:50:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029612 14.11.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029612 Where they stand now and where they go next http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029610/Where+they+stand+now+and+where+they+go+next TALKING POINTS: All teams in the VELUX EHF Champions League have played seven games. Time to take a look at the four groups and make some predictions Mon, 13 Nov 2017 16:40:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029610 13.11.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029610 Second draw in the Barcelona vs Löwen duel http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029607/Second+draw+in+the+Barcelona+vs+L%c3%b6wen+duel GROUP A REVIEW: After a thrilling match in Palau, the German champions remain unbeaten, while the hosts gave away their first home point since 2015 Sun, 12 Nov 2017 21:10:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029607 12.11.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029607 Bietigheim confirm main round berth with clear win http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029606/Bietigheim+confirm+main+round+berth+with+clear+win GROUP D REVIEW: The German champions moved into second place in the group after they avenged their opening-round defeat against Buducnost Sun, 12 Nov 2017 20:50:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029606 12.11.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029606 Veszprém suffer first defeat in MOTW, Kielce and Celje have away wins http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029605/Veszpr%c3%a9m+suffer+first+defeat+in+MOTW%2c+Kielce+and+Celje+have+away+wins GROUP B REVIEW: PSG go top of the group after winning Match of the Week, while Celje cause the upset of the round by beating Kiel on home court Sun, 12 Nov 2017 20:10:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029605 12.11.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029605 Larvik boost main round chance with first win http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029603/Larvik+boost+main+round+chance+with+first+win GROUP C REVIEW: After four straight defeats, the Norwegian side can still hope to advance from their group thanks to a three-goal away win against Thüringer HC Sun, 12 Nov 2017 16:10:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029603 12.11.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029603 Leon victory adds even more spice to Group C http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029601/Leon+victory+adds+even+more+spice+to+Group+C GROUP C REVIEW: The Spanish side saw off Gorenje in the group’s only match on Saturday, leaving three teams within two points from leaders Skjern Sat, 11 Nov 2017 21:30:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029601 11.11.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029601 Nantes take impressive win in Hungary http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029600/Nantes+take+impressive+win+in+Hungary GROUP A REVIEW: The French side continued their remarkable campaign with a clear win at Szeged, while IFK Kristianstad finally got their first win of the season and Vardar cannot stop winning Sat, 11 Nov 2017 20:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029600 11.11.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029600 Brest again without point against German side http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029599/Brest+again+without+point+against+German+side GROUP B REVIEW: Flensburg take important win at Meshkov and against former teammate Petar Djordjic Sat, 11 Nov 2017 19:30:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029599 11.11.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029599 Györ open lead at top as Rostov progress http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029598/Gy%c3%b6r+open+lead+at+top+as+Rostov+progress GROUP B REVIEW: Rostov-Don secured a spot in the Women’s EHF Champions League Main Round, while Györi Audi ETO KC beat FC Midtjylland in the clash of group leaders Sat, 11 Nov 2017 18:40:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029598 11.11.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029598 Mission completed for CSM with win against Krim http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029597/Mission+completed+for+CSM+with+win+against+Krim GROUP A REVIEW: CSM will start the main round with six points after they took a hard-fought win over Krim in Slovenia Sat, 11 Nov 2017 17:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029597 11.11.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029597 Motor earn important draw, Sporting takes convincing win http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029596/Motor+earn+important+draw%2c+Sporting+takes+convincing+win GROUP D REVIEW: Sergey Shelmenko was Zaporozhye's hero after tying the game against Chekhovskie Medvedi with two seconds left, and Sporting clearly outscored Besiktas Sat, 11 Nov 2017 16:40:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029596 11.11.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029596 Resilient Vardar keep winning streak intact http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029595/Resilient+Vardar+keep+winning+streak+intact GROUP C REVIEW: The Macedonian giants racked up their fifth successive win and added two more points to their main round tally with a gritty display against FTC in Hungary Sat, 11 Nov 2017 15:30:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029595 11.11.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029595 Metz advance after hard-fought win in Norway http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029594/Metz+advance+after+hard-fought+win+in+Norway GROUP D REVIEW: The French group leaders clinched their main round berth through a three-goal away win against Vipers Kristiansand Fri, 10 Nov 2017 21:20:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029594 10.11.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029594 Nykøbing down Gdynia to earn main round berth http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029593/Nyk%c3%b8bing+down+Gdynia+to+earn+main+round+berth GROUP A REVIEW: The Danish champions acquired a safe passage to the Women’s EHF Champions League Main Round as Johanna Westberg helped them outscore Gdynia 36:28 Fri, 10 Nov 2017 20:40:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029593 10.11.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029593 Ademar, Sporting face crucial matches http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029592/Ademar%2c+Sporting+face+crucial+matches GROUP C/D PREVIEW: The teams from Spain and Portugal will need good results when hosting Velenje and Besiktas in Round 7 of the VELUX EHF Champions League Fri, 10 Nov 2017 17:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029592 10.11.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029592 Three Icelandic stars collide in Barcelona http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029591/Three+Icelandic+stars+collide+in+Barcelona FEATURE: Three of Iceland’s brightest handball stars over the past decade will come together when Rhein-Neckar Löwen visit Barcelona in VELUX EHF Champions League on Sunday Fri, 10 Nov 2017 15:40:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029591 10.11.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029591 Top two teams clash in Groups A, B and C http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029589/Top+two+teams+clash+in+Groups+A%2c+B+and+C ROUND PREVIEW: With six main round berths still up for the grabs, Round 5 of the Women's EHF Champions League will see some of the highest-ranked teams go head to head this weekend Fri, 10 Nov 2017 11:30:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029589 10.11.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029589 Changes afoot in Paris http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029588/Changes+afoot+in+Paris FIRST-HAND INSIGHT: Kevin Domas looks at the change of approach from Paris Saint-Germain by resting major players and contemplates further changes on the way for the ambitious club Fri, 10 Nov 2017 10:50:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029588 10.11.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029588 World-class clashes in Paris and Barcelona http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029586/World-class+clashes+in+Paris+and+Barcelona GROUP A/B PREVIEW: When PSG host Veszprém on Sunday, there will be 11 IHF Men’s World Championship medallists on court, while the road-trip Rhein-Neckar Löwen are out for revenge in Spain. Fri, 10 Nov 2017 08:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029586 10.11.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029586 Effortless win puts Skjern on track for play-off berth http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029585/Effortless+win+puts+Skjern+on+track+for+play-off+berth GROUP C REVIEW: After a forgettable first 10 minutes, Skjern Handball eventually showed their class and recorded one of their most-impressive wins in the VELUX EHF Champions League, 36:23, against Dinamo Bucuresti. Thu, 09 Nov 2017 20:26:52 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029585 09.11.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029585 Djordjic: “I have made a step forward” http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029587/Djordjic%3a+%e2%80%9cI+have+made+a+step+forward%e2%80%9d FEATURE: Serbian left back Petar Djordjic from HC Meshkov Brest is looking forward to the matches against his former club SG Flensburg-Handewitt Thu, 09 Nov 2017 19:30:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029587 09.11.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029587 Elverum beat Kadetten to boost play-off chances http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029582/Elverum+beat+Kadetten+to+boost+play-off+chances GROUP C REVIEW: An impressive win against Kadetten Schaffhausen keeps Elverum in the hunt for the play-off places Wed, 08 Nov 2017 21:10:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029582 08.11.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029582 Top scorer Luzumova humble and hungry to progress http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029580/Top+scorer+Luzumova+humble+and+hungry+to+progress FEATURE: Czech Iveta Luzumova is on a goalscoring high and is in the spotlight prior to Thüringer HC’s do-or-die-duel with Larvik Wed, 08 Nov 2017 12:10:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029580 08.11.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029580 A round of answers http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029579/A+round+of+answers GROUP C MIDWEEK PREVIEW: Kadetten need their first away win of the season to stay in contention, while Skjern are looking in-form before their game against Dinamo. Tue, 07 Nov 2017 20:22:56 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029579 07.11.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029579 Györ through to Main Round http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029575/Gy%c3%b6r+through+to+Main+Round GROUP B REVIEW: A home victory against Rostov-Don secured Györi Audi ETO KC a place in the Women’s EHF Champions League Main Round. Mon, 06 Nov 2017 21:37:42 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029575 06.11.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029575 Things we know after Round 4 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029574/Things+we+know+after+Round+4 TALKING POINTS: With the group matches now beyond the halfway mark, let’s talk about form and favourites in the Women's EHF Champions League Mon, 06 Nov 2017 17:30:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029574 06.11.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029574 Five highlights from long-awaited Round 6 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029573/Five+highlights+from+long-awaited+Round+6 TALKING POINTS: After a two-week break, the VELUX EHF Champions League has returned to action this weekend. And Round 6 has left us with plenty to talk about Mon, 06 Nov 2017 16:30:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029573 06.11.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029573 Watch the 'Handball Zap' today; win 2 tickets to Women's EHF FINAL4 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029572/Watch+the+%27Handball+Zap%27+today%3b+win+2+tickets+to+Women%27s+EHF+FINAL4 NEWS: The EHF’s Snapchat show, the ‘Handball Zap’, will be live from the Women’s EHF Champions League Group Matches highlight on Monday, Györi Audi ETO KC vs Rostov-Don, including the opportunity to win two tickets to the Women’s EHF FINAL4 2018 Mon, 06 Nov 2017 12:41:07 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029572 06.11.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029572 Chekhovskie Medvedi had impressive win over Metalurg http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029571/Chekhovskie+Medvedi+had+impressive+win+over+Metalurg GROUP D REVIEW: Chekhovskie Medvedi broke their eight-game losing streak and won their first game of the season, 29:26, against HC Metalurg. Sun, 05 Nov 2017 20:08:23 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029571 05.11.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029571 PSG are ready for Veszprém http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029570/PSG+are+ready+for+Veszpr%c3%a9m GROUP B REVIEW: Nedim Remili and Thierry Omeyer steer Paris Saint-Germain Handball to a clear 33:28 win against PGE Vive Kielce. Sun, 05 Nov 2017 19:27:32 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029570 05.11.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029570 Löwen still in the hunt for top spot, Nantes take another win http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029569/L%c3%b6wen+still+in+the+hunt+for+top+spot%2c+Nantes+take+another+win GROUP A REVIEW: Löwen maintain their unbeaten status, with a convincing win against Szeged, while Nantes won in an away game against Orlen Wisla Plock. Sun, 05 Nov 2017 19:20:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029569 05.11.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029569 Skjern's offensive prowess push them past Kadetten http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029568/Skjern%27s+offensive+prowess+push+them+past+Kadetten GROUP C REVIEW: Skjern are back on the top of the group, after a 32:22 win against Kadetten Sun, 05 Nov 2017 18:50:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029568 05.11.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029568 Velenje dream big, Leon still in the race for play-off berth http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029567/Velenje+dream+big%2c+Leon+still+in+the+race+for+play-off+berth GROUP C REVIEW: Leon remain in the hunt for a ticket to the next phase after winning against Dinamo in Round 6, while Velenje ended Elverum’s three-game winning streak with a decisive 30:21 victory Sat, 04 Nov 2017 22:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029567 04.11.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029567 Buducnost shake Group D up with win over Metz http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029566/Buducnost+shake+Group+D+up+with+win+over+Metz GROUP D REVIEW: Buducnost boosted their main round hopes as they dealt Metz their first defeat of the season Sat, 04 Nov 2017 21:40:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029566 04.11.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029566 Kiel survive late Brest comeback to claim points http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029563/Kiel+survive+late+Brest+comeback+to+claim+points GROUP B REVIEW: Hungarian side leave Aalborg behind, while Brest were close to upsetting their German guests in Match of the Week Sat, 04 Nov 2017 20:50:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029563 04.11.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029563 Barcelona and Vardar make light work of round 6 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029564/Barcelona+and+Vardar+make+light+work+of+round+6 GROUP A REVIEW: HC Vardar won their fifth match to remain top of the group while Barcelona steamrollered Zagreb at home. Sat, 04 Nov 2017 20:10:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029564 04.11.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029564 Montpellier continue winning streak, Motor claim important points against Besiktas http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029565/Montpellier+continue+winning+streak%2c+Motor+claim+important+points+against+Besiktas GROUP D REVIEW: Porte scores the late winning goal for Montpellier as the French side make it six wins in six matches, while Pukhouski’s season high score seals Motor’s victory in a crucial battle for second spot Sat, 04 Nov 2017 19:50:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029565 04.11.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029565 CSM and Krim power through to main round http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029562/CSM+and+Krim+power+through+to+main+round GROUP A REVIEW: Bucharest and Krim book their spot in the next stage after victories over NFH and Gdynia Sat, 04 Nov 2017 17:30:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029562 04.11.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029562 Vardar and FTC seal main round tickets http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029561/Vardar+and+FTC+seal+main+round+tickets GROUP C REVIEW: FTC-Rail Cargo Hungaria and HC Vardar are ready for the main round of the EHF Champions League after tough round 4 matches. Sat, 04 Nov 2017 17:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029561 04.11.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029561 Midtjylland again too strong for Brest http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029560/Midtjylland+again+too+strong+for+Brest GROUP B REVIEW: Another win against Brest Bretagne Handball helped FC Midtjylland to move provisionally top of the quartet Sat, 04 Nov 2017 15:30:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029560 04.11.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029560 Igropulo takes over EHF Snapchat account http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029559/Igropulo+takes+over+EHF+Snapchat+account NEWS: Konstantin Igropulo, the charismatic right back, will snap exclusively from behind the scenes of this Saturday’s Match of the Week, HC Meshkov Brest vs THW Kiel Fri, 03 Nov 2017 15:50:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029559 03.11.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029559 Borges’ “very emotional” return to Montpellier http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029556/Borges%e2%80%99+%e2%80%9cvery+emotional%e2%80%9d+return+to+Montpellier FEATURE: Brazilian wing Felipe Borges returns to his former club and beloved city, Montpellier, for Round 6 with his new team, Sporting CP Fri, 03 Nov 2017 14:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029556 03.11.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029556 Katarina Bulatovic still feels trophy hunger http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029554/Katarina+Bulatovic+still+feels+trophy+hunger FEATURE: Now chasing Women's EHF Champions League glory with Rostov-Don, Katarina Bulatovic will visit her former club Györ on Monday Fri, 03 Nov 2017 11:20:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029554 03.11.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029554 Gonzalez to replace Serdarusic on PSG bench http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029553/Gonzalez+to+replace+Serdarusic+on+PSG+bench NEWS REPORT: Paris Saint-Germain confirm VELUX EHF Champions League winning coach will move from Vardar next season Fri, 03 Nov 2017 11:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029553 03.11.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029553 Danish champions hope to stun CSM once again http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029552/Danish+champions+hope+to+stun+CSM+once+again ROUND PREVIEW: Nykøbing Falster aim to replicate their sensational win against CSM Bucuresti in the previous round, as the second half of Women’s EHF Champions League Group Matches begin Fri, 03 Nov 2017 10:30:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029552 03.11.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029552 Top sides clash in Group C, Montpellier aim to extend winning streak http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029551/Top+sides+clash+in+Group+C%2c+Montpellier+aim+to+extend+winning+streak GROUP C/D PREVIEW: The top four teams in Group C meet in Round 6, while Sporting CP travel to Montpellier to challenge the only squad in the competition with a 100% record Fri, 03 Nov 2017 10:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029551 03.11.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029551 All eyes on Palmarsson and Kielce http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029546/All+eyes+on+Palmarsson+and+Kielce GROUP A/B PREVIEW: The new Icelandic arrival will debut for FC Barcelona, while the Champions League 2015/16 winners prepare to be tested by PSG Fri, 03 Nov 2017 09:30:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029546 03.11.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029546 "To dare is to do" http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029549/%22To+dare+is+to+do%22 BLOG: Tom O'Brannagain travels to Belarus for the ehfTV Match of the Week to witness two indecipherable teams go to battle, where resurrecting the spirit of Brest's heroic past may be needed to claim the two points on offer Thu, 02 Nov 2017 19:40:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029549 02.11.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029549 Palmarsson the leading light among late entries http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029547/Palmarsson+the+leading+light+among+late+entries NEWS REPORT: Barcelona add four players to their squad ahead of Round 6 in the VELUX EHF Champions League Thu, 02 Nov 2017 15:40:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029547 02.11.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029547 Nantes: sprinters or long-distance runners? http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029545/Nantes%3a+sprinters+or+long-distance+runners%3f FIRST-HAND INSIGHT: Nantes have had a decent start to the VELUX EHF Champions League season yet they are still in the middle of a learning curve, writes Kevin Domas Thu, 02 Nov 2017 10:30:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029545 02.11.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029545 Flensburg overcome Celje in tough fight http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029544/Flensburg+overcome+Celje+in+tough+fight GROUP B REVIEW: SG Flensburg-Handewitt win the opener of Round 6, despite Celje’s Branko Vujovic scoring an impressive nine goals. Wed, 01 Nov 2017 22:33:47 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029544 01.11.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029544 Bietigheim defeat Vipers in thrilling encounter http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029543/Bietigheim+defeat+Vipers+in+thrilling+encounter MATCH REVIEW: SG BBM Bietigheim defeated Vipers Kristiansand for the second time in 10 days, but not without trouble. Wed, 01 Nov 2017 21:23:27 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029543 01.11.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029543 Fresh challenge, familiar faces for Hagman http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029542/Fresh+challenge%2c+familiar+faces+for+Hagman FEATURE: As Nathalie Hagman settles in Bucharest, several familiar faces will try to stop her new team. After winning the Danish league with Nykøbing, Hagman departed for CSM – and was defeated by her former side two weeks ago Wed, 01 Nov 2017 16:40:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029542 01.11.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029542 Restart with 2004 finals rematch http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029541/Restart+with+2004+finals+rematch MID-WEEK PREVIEW: Flensburg lock horns with Celje, and must be aware of the dangerous right side of their visitors’ attack Tue, 31 Oct 2017 17:20:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029541 31.10.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029541 VELUX EHF FINAL4 travel and ticket partners announced http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029536/VELUX+EHF+FINAL4+travel+and+ticket+partners+announced Those unlucky enough not yet to have secured their place at the VELUX EHF FINAL4 2018 in Cologne on 26/27 May 2018 have been waiting for a chance to buy their ticket - and now they have it! Tue, 31 Oct 2017 14:10:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029536 31.10.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029536 Bietigheim in new role as favourites http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029540/Bietigheim+in+new+role+as+favourites MID-WEEK PREVIEW: Both coaches agree that SG BBM Bietigheim are favourites ahead of their second meeting with Vipers Kristiansand, but the German side’s coach is unsure how his players will handle this position Tue, 31 Oct 2017 14:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029540 31.10.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029540 Defending champions surge to top of power ranking http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029530/Defending+champions+surge+to+top+of+power+ranking NEWS REPORT: Performances from the first five VELUX EHF Champions League rounds reflected as journalists choose the top 10 in-form teams Sat, 28 Oct 2017 16:10:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029530 28.10.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029530 Great games in history: Viborg's first victory http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029526/Great+games+in+history%3a+Viborg%27s+first+victory 25 YEARS OF THE CL: Viborg took their first win of the EHF Champions League in dramatic fashion in 2006. Fri, 27 Oct 2017 16:30:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029526 27.10.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029526 Cuban rhythms rock European handball http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029522/Cuban+rhythms+rock+European+handball AROUND THE WORLD: Grown up in a country better known for music and culture, Frankis Carol and Pedro Valdés have come to Portugal to chase their professional handball dreams Thu, 26 Oct 2017 13:40:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029522 26.10.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029522 Krim earn important win to tie with CSM and NFH http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029520/Krim+earn+important+win+to+tie+with+CSM+and+NFH GROUP A REVIEW: The Slovenian side put a slow start behind them as they saw off their Polish hosts with a 10-goal win. Wed, 25 Oct 2017 21:30:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029520 25.10.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029520 Early-bird sale for WOMEN'S EHF FINAL4 breaks record http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029515/Early-bird+sale+for+WOMEN%27S+EHF+FINAL4+breaks+record NEWS: More than 2,000 tickets for the 2018 highlight event of European women's club handball have already been sold Wed, 25 Oct 2017 15:52:27 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029515 25.10.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029515 Gdynia and Krim eager to catch up http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029510/Gdynia+and+Krim+eager+to+catch+up GROUP A PREVIEW: Fourth-ranked Vistal Gdynia hope to earn their first points against RK Krim Mercator in the last match of Round 3 Tue, 24 Oct 2017 12:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029510 24.10.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029510 Barcelona reach an agreement with Veszprem on Palmarsson http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029506/Barcelona+reach+an+agreement+with+Veszprem+on+Palmarsson NEWS REPORT: Aron Palmarsson has been announced as the newest addition to FC Barcelona Lassa: The club he has dreamt about playing for since he started playing handball. Mon, 23 Oct 2017 14:17:37 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029506 23.10.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029506 The significance of the number three http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029507/The+significance+of+the+number+three TALKING POINTS: Round 3 of the Women’s EHF Champions League saw several unusual occurrences – in which the mystical number three played an interesting role. Mon, 23 Oct 2017 13:40:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029507 23.10.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029507 Match of the Week visits four countries in November http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029505/Match+of+the+Week+visits+four+countries+in+November NEWS REPORT: France hosts the highlight match in the VELUX EHF Champions League on two occasions between Rounds 6 and 10, with visits to Brest, Skopje and Kielce also on the agenda Mon, 23 Oct 2017 12:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029505 23.10.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029505 Thank you, Filip Jicha! http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029493/Thank+you%2c+Filip+Jicha! FEATURE: Earlier this week, Filip Jicha announced his retirement from handball. In response, former team mates joined with eurohandball.com and ehfcl.com to say 'Thank you, Filip' Sun, 22 Oct 2017 21:30:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029493 22.10.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029493 Bietigheim beat Vipers for historic victory http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029501/Bietigheim+beat+Vipers+for+historic+victory GROUP D REVIEW: The German champions earn their first ever Women's EHF Champions League win as they take both points home from Norway Sun, 22 Oct 2017 19:50:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029501 22.10.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029501 Nykøbing deal CSM first loss http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029500/Nyk%c3%b8bing+deal+CSM+first+loss GROUP A REVIEW: An unusual slow night for Bucuresti's hard hitters enables NFH to run the show on their home court and take a surprise win Sun, 22 Oct 2017 19:10:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029500 22.10.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029500 FTC remain Vardar's only hunter http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029499/FTC+remain+Vardar%27s+only+hunter GROUP C REVIEW: The Hungarian side win a close match in Nordhausen as 10 goals by Luzumova are not enough for hosts Thüringer HC Sun, 22 Oct 2017 16:20:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029499 22.10.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029499 10 goals from Gros lead Metz to third straight win http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029497/10+goals+from+Gros+lead+Metz+to+third+straight+win GROUP D REVIEW: Metz Handball’s Slovenian right back Ana Gros was outstanding as the French champions won by four goals at home against Buducnost Sat, 21 Oct 2017 20:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029497 21.10.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029497 Vardar stay undefeated after big win in Larvik http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029496/Vardar+stay+undefeated+after+big+win+in+Larvik GROUP C REVIEW: HC Vardar are alone on top of Group C after a 12-goal win away against Larvik, who are still waiting for their first points Sat, 21 Oct 2017 19:40:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029496 21.10.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029496 Rostov upset Györ in thriller http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029495/Rostov+upset+Gy%c3%b6r+in+thriller GROUP B REVIEW: Rostov-Don become the first team to beat title holders Györi Audi ETO KC in the current EHF Champions League season, as they win a nail-biting contest by one Sat, 21 Oct 2017 18:20:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029495 21.10.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029495 Burgaard brings victory to Midtjylland http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029494/Burgaard+brings+victory+to+Midtjylland GROUP B REVIEW: A free throw by Louise Burgaard after the final whistle gave FC Midtjylland two points in a tight fight with Brest Bretagne Fri, 20 Oct 2017 21:20:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029494 20.10.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029494 Houette: “Metz are taken more seriously now” http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029492/Houette%3a+%e2%80%9cMetz+are+taken+more+seriously+now%e2%80%9d FEATURE: New Metz arrival sees the winning feeling within the squad which is considered as a serious contender in this season's Women's EHF Champions League Fri, 20 Oct 2017 12:10:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029492 20.10.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029492 EHF plans reform of top club competitions from 2020 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029488/EHF+plans+reform+of+top+club+competitions+from+2020 Major changes for Europe’s top club competitions revealed as the EHF’s media and marketing rights attract strong interest on the international sports and media markets Fri, 20 Oct 2017 11:10:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029488 20.10.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029488 Title holders to clash in Rostov http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029490/Title+holders+to+clash+in+Rostov PREVIEW: The third match day of the EHF Champions League will be played from Friday to next Wednesday Thu, 19 Oct 2017 16:33:16 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029490 19.10.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029490 How queen Görbicz finally completed her quest for the crown http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029485/How+queen+G%c3%b6rbicz+finally+completed+her+quest+for+the+crown 25 YEARS OF THE CHAMPIONS LEAGUE: Anita Görbicz, one of the most distinguished players in the history of the competition, needed a lot of patience before she could finally hold the coveted trophy in her hands Wed, 18 Oct 2017 11:40:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029485 18.10.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029485 Beating the buzzer in Round 5 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029480/Beating+the+buzzer+in+Round+5 TALKING POINTS: It was all about the final minutes in the fifth round of the VELUX EHF Champions League Group Phase. We take a look at the last-minute action. Mon, 16 Oct 2017 15:30:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029480 16.10.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029480 Things we know after Round 2 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029479/Things+we+know+after+Round+2 TALKING POINTS: The second round of Women’s EHF Champions League matches saw some new lessons and some reinforcements. Mon, 16 Oct 2017 13:50:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029479 16.10.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029479 Unstoppable Montpellier add one more victory http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029475/Unstoppable+Montpellier+add+one+more+victory GROUP D REVIEW: Montpellier stay top of the rankings after their fifth consecutive win, this time over Sporting CP Sun, 15 Oct 2017 21:30:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029475 15.10.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029475 Elverum win brings stalemate in group http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029472/Elverum+win+brings+stalemate+in+group GROUP C REVIEW: Four teams are tied with six points, after Elverum earned their third consecutive win in the VELUX EHF Champions League against Velenje Sun, 15 Oct 2017 19:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029472 15.10.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029472 Two thrilling draws and an easy-going win http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029471/Two+thrilling+draws+and+an+easy-going+win GROUP B REVIEW: Veszprém and Flensburg secure lucky away points, while PSG win at Sagosen’s former home. Sun, 15 Oct 2017 18:50:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029471 15.10.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029471 Györ earn hard-fought win in Brest, Midtjylland upset Rostov http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029469/Gy%c3%b6r+earn+hard-fought+win+in+Brest%2c+Midtjylland+upset+Rostov GROUP B REVIEW: The 2017 EHF Champions League winners Györ Audi ETO KC claimed their second victory in as many games, while as in the previous season, FC Midtjylland beat Rostov-Don at home Sun, 15 Oct 2017 17:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029469 15.10.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029469 Vardar teach THC a lesson in efficiency http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029468/Vardar+teach+THC+a+lesson+in+efficiency GROUP C REVIEW: The Macedonian side have little trouble keeping their clean record as they conquer the fortress of the German runners-up. Sun, 15 Oct 2017 16:20:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029468 15.10.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029468 Celje and Brest produce another exciting draw http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029467/Celje+and+Brest+produce+another+exciting+draw GROUP B REVIEW: Goalkeeper Pesic secures a point for the Belarusian side as the hosts give away a five-goal advantage Sat, 14 Oct 2017 21:30:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029467 14.10.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029467 10 Van der Heijden goals help FTC to first win http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029465/10+Van+der+Heijden+goals+help+FTC+to+first+win GROUP C REVIEW: Boosted by the Dutch player's production, the hosts kept both points in Hungary following a four-goal win over Larvik Sat, 14 Oct 2017 21:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029465 14.10.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029465 Sterbik and Tournat inspire impressive home victories http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029466/Sterbik+and+Tournat+inspire+impressive+home+victories GROUP A REVIEW: Vardar end Barcelona’s unbeaten run with brilliant defensive display and Nantes get back on track with big win over Kristianstad Sat, 14 Oct 2017 20:10:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029466 14.10.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029466 Vipers claim historic win while Metz go top of group http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029464/Vipers+claim+historic+win+while+Metz+go+top+of+group GROUP D REVIEW: The Norwegian hosts earned an empathic 10-goal victory over Buducnost, while the French side won again - this time at Bietigheim Sat, 14 Oct 2017 18:10:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029464 14.10.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029464 Krim edge Nykøbing to earn first points http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029462/Krim+edge+Nyk%c3%b8bing+to+earn+first+points GROUP A REVIEW: A close game in Slovenia ends in a narrow win for hosts Krim, who beat Women's EHF Champions League debutants Nykøbing Sat, 14 Oct 2017 17:20:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029462 14.10.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029462 Besiktas shock Motor in dying seconds; Bears lose again http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029463/Besiktas+shock+Motor+in+dying+seconds%3b+Bears+lose+again GROUP D REVIEW: Zaporozhye drop a point in Turkey, whilst Metalurg look comfortable at bottom placed Medvedi Sat, 14 Oct 2017 16:20:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029463 14.10.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029463 Top teams meet in Nordhausen http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029461/Top+teams+meet+in+Nordhausen ROUND PREVIEW: The only match between two undefeated teams in Round 2 of the Women's EHF Champions League is taking place in Germany Fri, 13 Oct 2017 17:40:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029461 13.10.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029461 Aalborg and Kielce face tough tasks at home http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029459/Aalborg+and+Kielce+face+tough+tasks+at+home GROUP A/B PREVIEW: A number of enthralling matches await in Groups A and B as the heavyweights aim to solidify their positions in the upper halves of both tables. Fri, 13 Oct 2017 15:30:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029459 13.10.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029459 Sagosen brings "good memories" back to Aalborg http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029457/Sagosen+brings+%22good+memories%22+back+to+Aalborg FEATURE: Sandor Sagosen wrote his name large in the history of Aalborg, but now he is set to return to the Jutlander Bank Arena with his new PSG team in this weekend's MOTW. Fri, 13 Oct 2017 14:30:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029457 13.10.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029457 Pivotal games in Groups C and D http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029456/Pivotal+games+in+Groups+C+and+D GROUPS C/D PREVIEW: Dinamo and Ademar are looking to save their season, while a four-team battle is shaping up for second place in Group D. Fri, 13 Oct 2017 13:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029456 13.10.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029456 EHF Champions League 2017/18 merchandise available soon http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029454/EHF+Champions+League+2017%2f18+merchandise+available+soon The official merchandise range for this year’s EHF Champions League will be launched by Salming this Sunday online and at games in Kiel and Aalborg Fri, 13 Oct 2017 12:30:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029454 13.10.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029454 Roaring Lions beat battling Zagreb http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029449/Roaring+Lions+beat+battling+Zagreb GROUP A REVIEW: German champions Rhein-Neckar Löwen turned the tide after a slow start to defeat Croatian title holders HC PPD Zagreb on home court in Mannheim. Thu, 12 Oct 2017 22:40:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029449 12.10.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029449 Majestic second half powers Kadetten past Skjern http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029450/Majestic+second+half+powers+Kadetten+past+Skjern GROUP C REVIEW: Kadetten ended the game with a seven-goal turnaround in the last 20 minutes to earn a key 25:24 win against Skjern. Thu, 12 Oct 2017 21:50:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029450 12.10.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029450 Toft Hansen vs Toft Hansen: “Points and taunting rights go hand in hand” http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029447/Toft+Hansen+vs+Toft+Hansen%3a+%e2%80%9cPoints+and+taunting+rights+go+hand+in+hand%e2%80%9d INTERVIEW: On Sunday evening, brothers Rene and Henrik Toft Hansen will face each other as opponents in the north German VELUX EHF Champions League derby between THW Kiel and SG Flensburg-Handewitt. Thu, 12 Oct 2017 15:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029447 12.10.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029447 Canellas: It’s always special to play against Barcelona http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029446/Canellas%3a+It%e2%80%99s+always+special+to+play+against+Barcelona INTERVIEW: Ahead of Vardar’s Round 5 clash versus FC Barcelona, Joan Canellas talks about his former club and his expectations for the season. Thu, 12 Oct 2017 12:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029446 12.10.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029446 Early-bird tickets for WOMEN'S EHF FINAL4 2018 selling fast http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029444/Early-bird+tickets+for+WOMEN%27S+EHF+FINAL4+2018+selling+fast NEWS: In the first few days since tickets went on sale on Saturday, more than 1,500 have been sold for the women's handball highlight event in May next year Thu, 12 Oct 2017 10:26:49 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029444 12.10.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029444 Magnificent Neagu leads CSM to big win over Gdynia http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029443/Magnificent+Neagu+leads+CSM+to+big+win+over+Gdynia GROUP A REVIEW: CSM steamrolled to another impressive win, their second of the season, this time against Vistal Gdynia Wed, 11 Oct 2017 22:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029443 11.10.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029443 Twin Sister Act in women’s top flight http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029442/Twin+Sister+Act+in+women%e2%80%99s+top+flight FEATURE: There are plenty of family affairs involved in this seasons Women’s EHF Champions League and this will help you discover which are twins, sisters, married or have no relation at all Wed, 11 Oct 2017 20:50:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029442 11.10.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029442 Superb Szeged force Wisla into submission http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029441/Superb+Szeged+force+Wisla+into+submission GROUP A REVIEW: Szeged celebrated an impressive win at Wisla Plock to improve their record to seven points from five games after dominating against the home side Wed, 11 Oct 2017 20:30:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029441 11.10.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029441 Two from two for CSM? http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029438/Two+from+two+for+CSM%3f GROUP A PREVIEW: The star-studded CSM Bucuresti are eyeing their second win in a row, after drubbing Krim 30:18 last week. They face Vistal Gdynia, who will host their first Women’s EHF Champions League match. Tue, 10 Oct 2017 19:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029438 10.10.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029438 Plock and Zagreb looking for first wins http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029437/Plock+and+Zagreb+looking+for+first+wins MIDWEEK PREVIEW: HC PPD Zagreb have a tough outing at Rhein-Neckar Löwen while Orlen Wisla Plock also face a stern test of their credentials against MOL-Pick Szeged at home. Tue, 10 Oct 2017 17:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029437 10.10.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029437 Two playmakers top the rankings http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029435/Two+playmakers+top+the+rankings NEWS REPORT: Mate Lekai and Karolina Kudlacz-Gloc awarded as EHF Players of the month for September Tue, 10 Oct 2017 15:30:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029435 10.10.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029435 Celje go pink in support of breast cancer research http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029434/Celje+go+pink+in+support+of+breast+cancer+research NEWS REPORT: Slovenian champions’ home match against Meshkov Brest will see them replace their iconic yellow shirts for the first time for a good cause Tue, 10 Oct 2017 12:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029434 10.10.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029434 Five things we learned from the opening round http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029433/Five+things+we+learned+from+the+opening+round TALKING POINTS: The new Women’s EHF Champions League season got underway last weekend, but what makes it different than any other before? Mon, 09 Oct 2017 19:10:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029433 09.10.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029433 Five things which caught the eye in Round 4 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029430/Five+things+which+caught+the+eye+in+Round+4 TALKING POINTS: With four rounds in the bag in this season’s VELUX EHF Champions League Group Phase, there is no shortage of things to discuss Here are five things worth talking about after the weekend’s action Mon, 09 Oct 2017 14:30:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029430 09.10.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029430 Metz overcome shaky start to defeat Norwegian debutants http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029427/Metz+overcome+shaky+start+to+defeat+Norwegian+debutants GROUP D REVIEW: Metz Handball opened their Women's EHF Champions League campaign by defeating Norwegian debutants Vipers Kristiansand by eight goals. Sun, 08 Oct 2017 21:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029427 08.10.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029427 Narrow wins for Veszprém and PSG; Flensburg snatch draw http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029426/Narrow+wins+for+Veszpr%c3%a9m+and+PSG%3b+Flensburg+snatch+draw GROUP B REVIEW: Top dogs with problems in their fourth round matches, while Brest take important away win Sun, 08 Oct 2017 20:10:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029426 08.10.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029426 Plock claim their first point http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029425/Plock+claim+their+first+point GROUP A REVIEW: Following three defeats at the start of the VELUX EHF Champions League season, Orlen Wisla Plock finally snatched a point in Zagreb. Sun, 08 Oct 2017 19:10:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029425 08.10.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029425 Record win for Elverum as Skjern's success continues http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029423/Record+win+for+Elverum+as+Skjern%27s+success+continues GROUP C REVIEW: There were big wins for Scandinavian sides in Group C as Elverum and Skjern romped home against Dinamo and Leon. Sun, 08 Oct 2017 19:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029423 08.10.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029423 Montpellier stay top; Motor salvage point http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029424/Montpellier+stay+top%3b+Motor+salvage+point GROUP D REVIEW: A strong comeback in the second half helped HC Motor Zaporozhye earn a home draw against HC Metalurg, while Montpellier gained their fourth win in as many games at Besiktas Sun, 08 Oct 2017 17:50:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029424 08.10.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029424 The new Buducnost score impressive win http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029422/The+new+Buducnost+score+impressive+win GROUP D REVIEW: Buducnost, who are building a new team this season, opened Group D with an eight-goal win against Women's EHF Champions League debutants Bietigheim. Sat, 07 Oct 2017 21:30:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029422 07.10.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029422 Györ cruise past Midtjylland http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029418/Gy%c3%b6r+cruise+past+Midtjylland GROUP B REVIEW: The current title holders Györi Audi ETO KC opened their EHF Champions League season with a comfortable victory against FC Midtjylland, while Rostov took the points v Brest. Sat, 07 Oct 2017 21:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029418 07.10.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029418 CSM steamroller debutants Krim http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029417/CSM+steamroller+debutants+Krim GROUP A REVIEW: CSM ran riot against Krim, earning a 30:18 win, while NFH won on their Women's EHF Champions League debut. Sat, 07 Oct 2017 20:50:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029417 07.10.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029417 Tollbring shines against former club; thrilling draw in Szeged http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029421/Tollbring+shines+against+former+club%3b+thrilling+draw+in+Szeged GROUP A REVIEW: Rhein-Neckar Löwen, HC Vardar and FC Barcelona Lassa all remain unbeaten after a day full of Group A action Sat, 07 Oct 2017 20:30:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029421 07.10.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029421 Tickets for WOMEN'S EHF FINAL4 2018 on sale with early-bird discount http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029411/Tickets+for+WOMEN%27S+EHF+FINAL4+2018+on+sale+with+early-bird+discount NEWS: For two weeks (or while stocks last), fans will be able to purchase tickets for next year's highlight event of women's handball at last year's prices Sat, 07 Oct 2017 20:09:51 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029411 07.10.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029411 Thüringer HC prevail at new-look Larvik http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029419/Th%c3%bcringer+HC+prevail+at+new-look+Larvik GROUP C REVIEW: Qualifiers Thüringer HC opened their group matches campaign with an important win against a youthful Larvik side Sat, 07 Oct 2017 19:20:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029419 07.10.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029419 Vardar launch title bid with emphatic win over FTC http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029416/Vardar+launch+title+bid+with+emphatic+win+over+FTC GROUP C REVIEW: Last season’s runners-up Vardar got their campaign on the right track with a convincing home win over FTC-Rail Cargo Hungaria in this season’s opening match Fri, 06 Oct 2017 21:10:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029416 06.10.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029416 Tough tests for top dogs in Round 4 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029414/Tough+tests+for+top+dogs+in+Round+4 GROUPS A/B PREVIEW: Vardar travel to Szeged, while Veszprém take on Kiel in Match of the Week, Kielce aim to recapture form and two brothers duel in Barcelona Fri, 06 Oct 2017 15:50:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029414 06.10.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029414 Big names change the jerseys http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029413/Big+names+change+the+jerseys FEATURE: The top 12 transfers of the new Women’s EHF Champions League season Fri, 06 Oct 2017 15:20:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029413 06.10.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029413 Montpellier look to extend their winning streak http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029409/Montpellier+look+to+extend+their+winning+streak GROUPS C/D PREVIEW: With Skjern and Leon clashing in Group C's big match, Montpellier are eyeing their fourth win in a row against Besiktas. Fri, 06 Oct 2017 12:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029409 06.10.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029409 Kadetten spoil Velenje's immaculate record http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029410/Kadetten+spoil+Velenje%27s+immaculate+record GROUP C REVIEW: Swiss side Kadetten Schaffhausen ran away to victory in the last 10 minutes to earn an important win, as they finished 31:28 winners against Rk Gorenje Velenj. Thu, 05 Oct 2017 22:10:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029410 05.10.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029410 Greenlander coach breaking new ground with Nykøbing http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029406/Greenlander+coach+breaking+new+ground+with+Nyk%c3%b8bing FEATURE: Jakob Larsen, former Greenland international and new coach at Women's EHF Champions League debutant Nykøbing Falster Håndboldklub, sees proceeding from the group matches as a success Thu, 05 Oct 2017 16:30:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029406 05.10.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029406 Opening round sees history repeat itself for 2017 finalists http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029405/Opening+round+sees+history+repeat+itself+for+2017+finalists GROUP MATCHES PREVIEW: The Women’s EHF Champions League begins this weekend with a number of exciting games and five teams making their debut Thu, 05 Oct 2017 13:30:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029405 05.10.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029405 Heavy is the head that wears the crown http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029402/Heavy+is+the+head+that+wears+the+crown BLOG: ehfTV commentator Tom O Brannagain is heading to Veszprem for the Match of the Week in Round 4 to see two coaching masterminds facing each other in a very different situation than in the previous seasons. Thu, 05 Oct 2017 11:40:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029402 05.10.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029402 The year 2000 makes it onto the scoresheet http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029401/The+year+2000+makes+it+onto+the+scoresheet FEATURE: Domen Makuc became the first player born in the year 2000 in the VELUX EHF Champions League history to score a goal Thu, 05 Oct 2017 08:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029401 05.10.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029401 Sporting secure both points against struggling Bears http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029400/Sporting+secure+both+points+against+struggling+Bears GROUP D REVIEW: Goal fest in the first half turns into tense finale as Chekhovskie Medvedi’s comeback came too late to earn a result in Lisbon Wed, 04 Oct 2017 23:10:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029400 04.10.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029400 A success story spread all over Europe http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029399/A+success+story+spread+all+over+Europe FEATURE: The Women's EHF Champions League has produced heroines and legends like Fridrikas and Popovic over the last 25 years, and meanwhile enjoys a huge fan base Wed, 04 Oct 2017 16:10:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029399 04.10.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029399 Lazarov: "I'm coming out of my comfort zone." http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029398/Lazarov%3a+%22I%27m+coming+out+of+my+comfort+zone.%22 INTERVIEW: After seven seasons playing in Spain, and the final four of those with Barcelona, goal-scoring machine Kiril Lazarov signed for HBC Nantes in the summer. The 37-year-old right back tells ehfCL.com his first impressions of the ambitious French club. Wed, 04 Oct 2017 15:40:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029398 04.10.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029398 Tickets for Women's EHF FINAL4 2018 go on sale 7 October http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029395/Tickets+for+Women%27s+EHF+FINAL4+2018+go+on+sale+7+October NEWS REPORT: Fans can claim the early-bird discount for two weeks or while stocks last. Tue, 03 Oct 2017 14:50:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029395 03.10.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029395 Velenje looking for fourth straight win http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029394/Velenje+looking+for+fourth+straight+win MIDWEEK PREVIEW: Kadetten face two season-shaping matches, while Chekhovskie Medvedi are struggling to end their worst skid ever in the VELUX EHF Champions League Tue, 03 Oct 2017 12:20:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029394 03.10.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029394 Five debutants, five former winners, two players eyeing their fifth trophy http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029393/Five+debutants%2c+five+former+winners%2c+two+players+eyeing+their+fifth+trophy FACTS AND FIGURES: All you need to know before the start of the Women's EHF Champions League Group Matches Tue, 03 Oct 2017 10:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029393 03.10.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029393 Managarova: “It’s time to take revenge” http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029343/Managarova%3a+%e2%80%9cIt%e2%80%99s+time+to+take+revenge%e2%80%9d Women’s EHF Champions League countdown: Rostov-Don aim to recover from the disappointment of unexpectedly early elimination in 2016/17 with one of the strongest squads ever fielded by the Russian club. Tue, 03 Oct 2017 09:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029343 03.10.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029343 Andreas Wolff among seven players to join Kielce http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029392/Andreas+Wolff+among+seven+players+to+join+Kielce NEWS REPORT: The 2016 Champions League winners have announced a string of new signings, including the Kiel goalkeeper who will move to Poland in 2019 Mon, 02 Oct 2017 18:40:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029392 02.10.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029392 Five players who were in the spotlights in Round 3 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029391/Five+players+who+were+in+the+spotlights+in+Round+3 TALKING POINTS: Last week's group phase action had a lot to offer. Here is a look at five eye-catching performances Mon, 02 Oct 2017 17:10:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029391 02.10.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029391 Maiden voyage with a rejuvenated squad http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029344/Maiden+voyage+with+a+rejuvenated+squad Women’s EHF Champions League countdown: Nykøbing Falster Håndboldklub won the EHF Cup 2016/17 in their first international season, and now look with optimism toward their debut Champions League campaign. Mon, 02 Oct 2017 09:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029344 02.10.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029344 Montpellier top Group D after dominant win http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029389/Montpellier+top+Group+D+after+dominant+win GROUP D REVIEW: Fast break avalanche from Montpellier helped the French side win the battle of the biggest favourites of Group D to top the section after Round 3. Sun, 01 Oct 2017 19:40:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029389 01.10.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029389 Vardar overpower Zagreb as Szeged sink IFK http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029387/Vardar+overpower+Zagreb+as+Szeged+sink+IFK GROUP A REVIEW: European club champions Vardar overcame a poor start to beat regional rivals Zagreb, while Szeged and Barcelona both romped home over their opponents. Sun, 01 Oct 2017 19:10:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029387 01.10.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029387 Surprising Velenje take third successive victory http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029386/Surprising+Velenje+take+third+successive+victory GROUP C REVIEW: Gorenje Velenje took their third win in a row in an emphatic fashion against Skjern and are four points clear of third place Sun, 01 Oct 2017 19:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029386 01.10.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029386 A new defence boss and tough opponents http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029373/A+new+defence+boss+and+tough+opponents Women’s EHF Champions League countdown: FC Midtjylland (DEN) upset favourites Rostov and Györ last season and are eyeing a spot in the main round again Sun, 01 Oct 2017 09:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029373 01.10.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029373 Unexpected Elverum win throws Leon into disarray http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029384/Unexpected+Elverum+win+throws+Leon+into+disarray GROUP C REVIEW: The Norwegian side have won their first game of the season after a no-show by the hosts’ attack Sat, 30 Sep 2017 22:40:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029384 30.09.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029384 Metalurg celebrate first win, Besiktas beat the Bears http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029381/Metalurg+celebrate+first+win%2c+Besiktas+beat+the+Bears GROUP D REVIEW: Besiktas ousted Chekhovskie Medvedi in the second half while Metalurg proved the superior side in a close match with Sporting. Sat, 30 Sep 2017 19:30:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029381 30.09.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029381 Andersson tames PSG, while Kielce stumble at Celje http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029382/Andersson+tames+PSG%2c+while+Kielce+stumble+at+Celje GROUP B REVIEW: Flensburg cause the first defeat of the 2017 finalists thank to their goalkeeper, while Dani Dujshebaev beats his father and brother Sat, 30 Sep 2017 18:10:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029382 30.09.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029382 Back court stars to lead Metz into top 8 again http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029372/Back+court+stars+to+lead+Metz+into+top+8+again Women’s EHF Champions League countdown: Metz Handball (FRA) are aiming for at least a repeat of last season’s achievement when they reached their maiden quarter-final Sat, 30 Sep 2017 09:40:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029372 30.09.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029372 Gorenje seek Skjern victory, Motor aim to oust Montpellier http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029380/Gorenje+seek+Skjern+victory%2c+Motor+aim+to+oust+Montpellier GROUP C/D PREVIEW: Montpellier and Motor will vye for top rankings and the surprise of the tournament, Slovenian club Gorenje Velenje, will try to oust Skjern on home turf. Fri, 29 Sep 2017 20:40:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029380 29.09.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029380 Vardar seek to extend winning-streak, PSG visit Flensburg http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029378/Vardar+seek+to+extend+winning-streak%2c+PSG+visit+Flensburg GROUP A & B PREVIEW: Current champions HC Vardar are strong favourites in their regional derby against HC PPD Zagreb while Paris Saint-Germain Handball face a tricky match in Flensburg. Fri, 29 Sep 2017 15:12:14 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029378 29.09.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029378 Mahé and Paris, the story which never was http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029375/Mah%c3%a9+and+Paris%2c+the+story+which+never+was FIRST-HAND INSIGHT: Kevin Domas looks at the reasons why one of the VELUX EHF Champions League's most impressive French players chose a move to Veszprém over the star-studded PSG next summer Fri, 29 Sep 2017 12:40:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029375 29.09.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029375 New-look Larvik seeking continued Champions League success http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029354/New-look+Larvik+seeking+continued+Champions+League+success Women’s EHF Champions League countdown: Norwegian club Larvik have a history of Champions League success - but bring an untested team to the 2017/18 competition. Fri, 29 Sep 2017 10:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029354 29.09.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029354 Brumen: "I want to win trophies with Gorenje, too" http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029362/Brumen%3a+%22I+want+to+win+trophies+with+Gorenje%2c+too%22 INTERVIEW: Gorenje's Matjaz Brumen matched his personal best by scoring eight goals against Dinamo last weekend. The 34-year-old right wing tells ehfCL.com why his hunger for success has not been stilled yet Thu, 28 Sep 2017 13:40:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029362 28.09.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029362 Two sisters make the Vipers bite sharper http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029353/Two+sisters+make+the+Vipers+bite+sharper Women’s EHF Champions League countdown: Vipers Kristiansand might be new to the Champions League but they have serious ambitions for a main round spot. Thu, 28 Sep 2017 10:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029353 28.09.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029353 Lucky Zebras take their first points http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029367/Lucky+Zebras+take+their+first+points GROUP B REVIEW: Zarabec and Wolff secure Kiel’s 27:26 against Aalborg at Gislason’s return to the bench Wed, 27 Sep 2017 20:50:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029367 27.09.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029367 Dumoulin the hero as Nantes take unlikely point in thriller http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029364/Dumoulin+the+hero+as+Nantes+take+unlikely+point+in+thriller GROUP A REVIEW: French side HBC Nantes held more-fancied Rhein-Neckar Löwen to a share of the spoils, after the German side's top scorer Andy Schmid missed a last-gasp seven-metre penalty. Wed, 27 Sep 2017 20:30:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029364 27.09.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029364 Late drama brings Dinamo their first win http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029366/Late+drama+brings+Dinamo+their+first+win GROUP C REVIEW: Sajad Esteki scored with the last shot of the game past the Kadetten wall to bring Dinamo their first win of the season. Wed, 27 Sep 2017 20:30:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029366 27.09.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029366 Stojkovic proud of Brest's rapid progress http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029361/Stojkovic+proud+of+Brest%27s+rapid+progress INTERVIEW: Veteran line player Rastko Stojkovic speaks to ehfCL.com about Brest's positive start in the VELUX Champions League and the team's ambitions in Europe Wed, 27 Sep 2017 14:10:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029361 27.09.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029361 Slovenian side aiming for more http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029319/Slovenian+side+aiming+for+more Women's EHF Champions League countdown: RK Krim Mercator are aiming to improve on last season's impressive group phase performance in this season's EHF Women's Champions League. Wed, 27 Sep 2017 10:10:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029319 27.09.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029319 Important games for Kiel and Dinamo http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029359/Important+games+for+Kiel+and+Dinamo MID-WEEK PREVIEW: As the competition progresses, games become must-wins for sides looking to stay in the race such as THW Kiel and Dinamo Bucuresti. Tue, 26 Sep 2017 21:50:46 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029359 26.09.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029359 The Vikings’ trip to Spain marked the very beginning http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029357/The+Vikings%e2%80%99+trip+to+Spain+marked+the+very+beginning FEATURE: Before the start of the 25th season, let’s take a look back at the very first Women's EHF Champions League match in 1993, when Icelandic champions Vikingur travelled to Spain to play one of the best teams in history Tue, 26 Sep 2017 14:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029357 26.09.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029357 Experience the VELUX EHF FINAL4 2018 up close as a volunteer! http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029355/Experience+the+VELUX+EHF+FINAL4+2018+up+close+as+a+volunteer! NEWS REPORT: The application process for the VELUX EHF FINAL4 2018 volunteers starts. Tue, 26 Sep 2017 12:20:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029355 26.09.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029355 Five takeaways from Round 2 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029349/Five+takeaways+from+Round+2 TALKING POINTS: The VELUX EHF Champions League Group Phase has gotten off on full steam and Round 2 included the return of the king and the absence of another. Here are the main topics Mon, 25 Sep 2017 17:30:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029349 25.09.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029349 Home FINAL4 feels further away for FTC http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029347/Home+FINAL4+feels+further+away+for+FTC Women’s EHF Champions League countdown: FTC-Rail Cargo Hungaria have not made many changes to the side which fell just short in the quarter-finals last season Mon, 25 Sep 2017 14:20:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029347 25.09.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029347 Kielce crush Kiel, 14 Mlakar goals not enough for Celje http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029342/Kielce+crush+Kiel%2c+14+Mlakar+goals+not+enough+for+Celje GROUP B REVIEW: Without coach Alfred Gislason, THW record a decisive loss in Poland, while PSG and Aalborg take hard-earned wins. Sun, 24 Sep 2017 19:40:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029342 24.09.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029342 Leon earn first win of the season http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029340/Leon+earn+first+win+of+the+season GROUP C REVIEW: Ademar Leon record a deserved victory against Kadetten on Sunday afternoon, which helps the Spanish team’s chances of progressing to the next phase. Sun, 24 Sep 2017 19:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029340 24.09.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029340 Besiktas victorious in Skopje, Motor clinch points in Portugal http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029341/Besiktas+victorious+in+Skopje%2c+Motor+clinch+points+in+Portugal GROUP D REVIEW: Besiktas Istanbul achieved only their second VELUX EHF Champions League away victory with a storming performance over Metalurg, before Motor followed with a win against their hosts, Sporting. Sun, 24 Sep 2017 19:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029341 24.09.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029341 Montenegrin youngsters diving into the deep end http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029339/Montenegrin+youngsters+diving+into+the+deep+end Women’s EHF Champions League countdown: Buducnost are set for a tricky season in Europe’e elite club competition as a generational change takes place Sun, 24 Sep 2017 12:10:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029339 24.09.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029339 Vardar continue perfect start to title defence http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029337/Vardar+continue+perfect+start+to+title+defence GROUP A REVIEW: HC Vardar went top of Group A after two rounds in the VELUX EHF Champions League, while FC Barcelona Lassa and MOL-Pick Zeged secured their first wins of this year's tournament Sat, 23 Sep 2017 20:20:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029337 23.09.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029337 Magic Mate turns the tide http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029336/Magic+Mate+turns+the+tide GROUP B REVIEW: Veszprém leave Flensburg behind after trailing by four goals 13 minutes before the end of their Round 2 encounter. Sat, 23 Sep 2017 19:30:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029336 23.09.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029336 Skjern confirm their strength; dream scenario for Gorenje http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029335/Skjern+confirm+their+strength%3b+dream+scenario+for+Gorenje GROUP C REVIEW: Skjern and Gorenje Velenje make it two from two, while Dinamo and Elverum’s chances of progressing decrease dramatically. Sat, 23 Sep 2017 18:50:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029335 23.09.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029335 Montpellier earn hard-fought win http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029334/Montpellier+earn+hard-fought+win GROUP D REVIEW: Montpellier claim their second win of the season and lead the group after the first match of the round, while Chekhovskie remain behind on zero points after two losses. Sat, 23 Sep 2017 17:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029334 23.09.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029334 All eyes on the title with Neagu on board http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029338/All+eyes+on+the+title+with+Neagu+on+board Women’s EHF Champions League countdown: 2016 champions CSM Bucuresti will fancy their chances of returning to Budapest for a third consecutive Women’s EHF FINAL4 after a number of impressive summer signings Sat, 23 Sep 2017 10:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029338 23.09.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029338 Generations chat: Dujshebaev and Janc http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029333/Generations+chat%3a+Dujshebaev+and+Janc 25 YEARS OF THE CHAMPIONS LEAGUE: Stars of the past and the present chat about life in and around Europe’s top flight competition, comparing their experiences Fri, 22 Sep 2017 16:20:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029333 22.09.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029333 Tough away games for Round 1 winners http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029332/Tough+away+games+for+Round+1+winners GROUPS C+D PREVIEW: Skjern and Kadetten could find themselves in a great position if they win in Round 2, while Sporting host Motor after both started victorious last week Fri, 22 Sep 2017 15:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029332 22.09.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029332 Maqueda set for clash with former club Nantes http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029329/Maqueda+set+for+clash+with+former+club+Nantes FEATURE: Jorge Maqueda and Vardar aim for a win in their first home match of the season, as they prepare to face a Nantes side strengthened by the arrival of goal machine Kiril Lazarov. Fri, 22 Sep 2017 13:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029329 22.09.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029329 Debutants Brest primed for Europe’s elite in Group B http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029330/Debutants+Brest+primed+for+Europe%e2%80%99s+elite+in+Group+B Women’s EHF Champions League countdown: Brest Bretagne Handball will have no time to ease their way into Europe’s top flight, but are eager to test themselves against the elite Fri, 22 Sep 2017 11:10:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029330 22.09.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029330 A very Polish affair for Vistal Gdynia http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029320/A+very+Polish+affair+for+Vistal+Gdynia Women's EHF Champions League countdown: Vistal Gdynia's squad, made up of nearly all Polish players, begin their first Women's EHF Champions League Group Phase campaign. Thu, 21 Sep 2017 15:10:07 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029320 21.09.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029320 200 handballs and many emotions http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029327/200+handballs+and+many+emotions FEATURE: Right before facing his former team in Round 2 of the VELUX EHF Champions League, Ljubomir Vranjes settled into his new house in Hungary. Thu, 21 Sep 2017 13:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029327 21.09.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029327 German debutants packed with international experience http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029325/German+debutants+packed+with+international+experience Women’s EHF Champions League countdown: SG BBM Bietigheim may be heading into their second season in Europe and their first in the Women’s EHF Champions League, but much is expected of their experienced and exciting squad Thu, 21 Sep 2017 10:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029325 21.09.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029325 Lazarov comes home and Vranjes faces the ex http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029322/Lazarov+comes+home+and+Vranjes+faces+the+ex GROUP A+B PREVIEW: Kielce host the Match of the Week against Kiel, while Zagreb hope for more points Thu, 21 Sep 2017 08:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029322 21.09.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029322 Löwen takes off to secure first win of the season http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029323/L%c3%b6wen+takes+off+to+secure+first+win+of+the+season GROUP A REVIEW: Rhein-Neckar Löwen snatched their first win in the VELUX EHF Champions League this season while Polish side Wisla Plock is without a point after two rounds. Wed, 20 Sep 2017 20:40:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029323 20.09.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029323 Coaches full of praise for PSG’s players and Veszprem’s atmosphere http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029317/Coaches+full+of+praise+for+PSG%e2%80%99s+players+and+Veszprem%e2%80%99s+atmosphere NEWS REPORT: A fascinating look at which players are admired most by opposing coaches reveals four clubs laying claim to members of the VELUX EHF Champions League's "dream team" Wed, 20 Sep 2017 17:20:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029317 20.09.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029317 Bolstered Györ with sights set on history http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029318/Bolstered+Gy%c3%b6r+with+sights+set+on+history Women’s EHF Champions League countdown: Györi Audi ETO KC expected to go far once again as they aim to defend their crown in Budapest for the first time Wed, 20 Sep 2017 10:10:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029318 20.09.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029318 Löwen ready for Plock after confidence-boosting Match of the Week http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029316/L%c3%b6wen+ready+for+Plock+after+confidence-boosting+Match+of+the+Week GROUP A PREVIEW: German champions out for their first win against the Oilers in the only midweek match of Round 2 Tue, 19 Sep 2017 15:50:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029316 19.09.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029316 Five takeaways after the group phase’s opening round http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029313/Five+takeaways+after+the+group+phase%e2%80%99s+opening+round TALKING POINTS: The first round of the VELUX EHF Champions League included many tight matches, dramatic final minutes and a surprising upset. Here are five things we learned Mon, 18 Sep 2017 14:30:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029313 18.09.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029313 Sagosen's late but perfect birthday gift http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029314/Sagosen%27s+late+but+perfect+birthday+gift FEATURE: The Norwegian playmaker enjoyed a great debut for PSG, leading the French side to a crucial win in their VELUX EHF Champions League opener at Kiel Mon, 18 Sep 2017 14:20:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029314 18.09.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029314 Debut makes Machulla happy, satisfied and proud http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029312/Debut+makes+Machulla+happy%2c+satisfied+and+proud FEATURE: Following Flensburg's winning start to the VELUX EHF Champions League season, coach Maik Machulla talks about the new chapter in his career Mon, 18 Sep 2017 12:40:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029312 18.09.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029312 Vardar and Nantes enjoy positive start to season http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029309/Vardar+and+Nantes+enjoy+positive+start+to+season GROUP A REVIEW: HC Vardar started their VELUX EHF Champions League season with a victory in Plock, while Nantes beat Szeged in France. Sun, 17 Sep 2017 22:06:28 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029309 17.09.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029309 Groetzki’s last-second goal secures point in Mannheim thriller http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029310/Groetzki%e2%80%99s+last-second+goal+secures+point+in+Mannheim+thriller MATCH OF THE WEEK REVIEW: Rhein-Neckar Löwen come to life in the second half to salvage a point against FC Barcelona Lass in their VELUX EHF Champions League opener Sun, 17 Sep 2017 22:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029310 17.09.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029310 New arrivals pave path to PSG victory http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029307/New+arrivals+pave+path+to+PSG+victory GROUP B REVIEW: Paris Saint-Germain end their opening round curse by winning at Kiel with Corrales and Sagosen shining Sun, 17 Sep 2017 20:10:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029307 17.09.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029307 Successful return for Velenje, No-nonsense win for Skjern http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029306/Successful+return+for+Velenje%2c+No-nonsense+win+for+Skjern GROUP C REVIEW: Skjern Handbold ran riot through Dinamo Bucuresti’s defence, while RK Gorenje Velenje ousted Abanca Ademar Leon in their return to Europe’s top flight competition. Sun, 17 Sep 2017 19:57:52 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029306 17.09.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029306 Sporting's untamed lions record first win in 16 seasons http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029305/Sporting%27s+untamed+lions+record+first+win+in+16+seasons GROUP D REVIEW: Sporting took Besiktas by surprise, leading the game throughout en route to a 30:26 win on their long-awaited return to Europe’s premier competition Sun, 17 Sep 2017 18:20:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029305 17.09.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029305 Montpellier start European campaign with comfortable win http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029304/Montpellier+start+European+campaign+with+comfortable+win GROUP D REVIEW: Montpellier HB start their campaign in group D with a high scoring win over HC Metalurg. Sat, 16 Sep 2017 20:07:36 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029304 16.09.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029304 Brest shock Kielce, Veszprém and Flensburg nearly stumble http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029303/Brest+shock+Kielce%2c+Veszpr%c3%a9m+and+Flensburg+nearly+stumble GROUP B REVIEW: While the 2016 champions lose in Belarus, Celje and Aalborg come close to upsetting the favourites in their openers Sat, 16 Sep 2017 19:50:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029303 16.09.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029303 Change in defence earns Kristianstad opening point http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029302/Change+in+defence+earns+Kristianstad+opening+point GROUP A REVIEW: A change in their defensive tactics earned Kristianstad a 28:28 draw after being four goals down against Zagreb. Sat, 16 Sep 2017 18:38:05 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029302 16.09.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029302 From school gyms to sold-out arenas http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029301/From+school+gyms+to+sold-out+arenas FEATURE: At the start of its anniversary season, a look-back at the past 25 years shows the impressive development of the EHF Champions League Fri, 15 Sep 2017 14:40:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029301 15.09.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029301 Lions aim to tame Barcelona in MOTW http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029299/Lions+aim+to+tame+Barcelona+in+MOTW GROUP A PREVIEW: Vardar start their title defence at Plock, while the first Match of the Week takes place in Germany where Rhein-Neckar Löwen clash with Barcelona Fri, 15 Sep 2017 11:20:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029299 15.09.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029299 Favourites start with away games http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029297/Favourites+start+with+away+games GROUP B PREVIEW: The match between THW Kiel and PSG is in the spotlight, while Veszprém and Kielce need to be cautious at Celje and Brest Fri, 15 Sep 2017 09:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029297 15.09.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029297 Attacking prowess powers Kadetten past Elverum http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029298/Attacking+prowess+powers+Kadetten+past+Elverum GROUP C REVIEW: A flawless second half saw Kadetten Schaffhausen draw first blood this season, with a 36:30 win against Elverum Thu, 14 Sep 2017 22:40:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029298 14.09.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029298 No mobile phones, a volcanic eruption and a great development http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029295/No+mobile+phones%2c+a+volcanic+eruption+and+a+great+development FEATURE: EHF Chief Sports Officer Markus Glaser talks about 25 years of the EHF Champions League. Thu, 14 Sep 2017 22:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029295 14.09.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029295 Motor claim high-scoring win over Medvedi in opening encounter http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029296/Motor+claim+high-scoring+win+over+Medvedi+in+opening+encounter GROUP D REVIEW: Motor began the 25th season of Europe’s elite club competition with a big win over Chekhovskie Medvedi Thu, 14 Sep 2017 19:30:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029296 14.09.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029296 VELUX EHF Champions League returns for 25th season http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029292/VELUX+EHF+Champions+League+returns+for+25th+season MEDIA RELEASE: Handball fans across Europe can look forward to a very special season in the VELUX EHF Champions League as the competition marks 25 years of top class club handball Thu, 14 Sep 2017 16:30:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029292 14.09.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029292 Champions League is glocal http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029294/Champions+League+is+glocal BLOG: On the brink of the double anniversary season (25th in total and his 10th as the ehfTV commentator), Tom O'Brannagain reveals the mystery of the number 25 as he looks in the past and the present of the European top flight. Thu, 14 Sep 2017 12:50:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029294 14.09.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029294 Plan International announced as new charity partner http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029290/Plan+International+announced+as+new+charity+partner MEDIA RELEASE: EHF Marketing GmbH confirms new partnership with charity partner for the VELUX EHF Champions League with the aim of supporting disadvantaged children and families around the world Thu, 14 Sep 2017 12:30:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029290 14.09.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029290 New look for ehfCL.com as season begins http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029286/New+look+for+ehfCL.com+as+season+begins NEWS: The official website of the VELUX EHF Champions League and Women’s EHF Champions League, ehfCL.com , has been relaunched ahead of the first round of matches Thu, 14 Sep 2017 09:35:11 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029286 14.09.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029286 Obradovic and Markovic grab late entry deadline headlines http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029288/Obradovic+and+Markovic+grab+late+entry+deadline+headlines NEWS REPORT: Four VELUX EHF Champions League clubs have bolstered their squad ahead of this week’s opening round of matches Wed, 13 Sep 2017 19:30:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029288 13.09.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029288 Group phase 2017/18 gets underway in Ukraine http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029284/Group+phase+2017%2f18+gets+underway+in+Ukraine GROUP D PREVIEW: Motor Zaporozhye host Chekhovskie Medvedi in the group phase opener on Thursday, with two more interesting matches following at the weekend Wed, 13 Sep 2017 17:50:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029284 13.09.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029284 Everything to play for in wide open Group C http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029282/Everything+to+play+for+in+wide+open+Group+C GROUP C PREVIEW: A group as open as it gets will have its first answers after this weekend’s three opening games without any obvious favourites Wed, 13 Sep 2017 16:20:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029282 13.09.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029282 PSG are favourites, but Nantes want to be their downfall http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029281/PSG+are+favourites%2c+but+Nantes+want+to+be+their+downfall FEATURE: The Lidl Starligue is back, with Paris aiming for their fourth consecutive title amid a group of tough competitors. Wed, 13 Sep 2017 15:10:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029281 13.09.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029281 Few changes, many dreams for Sporting http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029278/Few+changes%2c+many+dreams+for+Sporting VELUX EHF Champions League countdown: Sporting CP (POR). With the same coach, a solid team and a great season behind them, the Portuguese champions want to leave a good impression in Europe Wed, 13 Sep 2017 09:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029278 13.09.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029278 From 0 to 20,000 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029234/From+0+to+20%2c000 FACTS AND FIGURES: The most important numbers prior to the start of the 25th season of the VELUX EHF Champions League. Tue, 12 Sep 2017 12:50:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029234 12.09.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029234 Motor Maxim-ise their performance http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029233/Motor+Maxim-ise+their+performance VELUX EHF Champions League club countdown: With strong new transfers and a new coach, the Ukrainian champions aim to reach the Last 16 once more. Tue, 12 Sep 2017 09:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029233 12.09.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029233 Boarding complete for the big time http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029276/Boarding+complete+for+the+big+time FIRST-HAND INSIGHT: Dominance, experience, talents - this is why Vipers and THC managed to book the two remaining Women’s EHF Champions League tickets Mon, 11 Sep 2017 18:50:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029276 11.09.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029276 Handball holidays well and truly over http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029275/Handball+holidays+well+and+truly+over LAST WEEK IN THE CHAMPIONS LEAGUE: Our wait is almost over. Europe’s elite club competition returns on Thursday 14 September and it looks like your favourite players are ready to entertain on the court Mon, 11 Sep 2017 17:20:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029275 11.09.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029275 Further VELUX EHF FINAL4 tickets to be made available http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029273/Further+VELUX+EHF+FINAL4+tickets+to+be+made+available NEWS: EHF Marketing GmbH has released details of a new batch of tickets that will be available for the VELUX EHF FINAL4 2018 from Wednesday, 13 September at 10:00 am (CET) Mon, 11 Sep 2017 16:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029273 11.09.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029273 Vori eyes a ticket to Cologne http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029231/Vori+eyes+a+ticket+to+Cologne VELUX EHF Champions League countdown: HC PPD Zagreb captain Igor Vori dreams of raising the trophy with his home club, believing that if the Croatian side make the quarter-finals, anything will be possible. Mon, 11 Sep 2017 12:30:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029231 11.09.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029231 Vipers ready for first Champions League adventure http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029269/Vipers+ready+for+first+Champions+League+adventure QUALIFICATION REVIEW: Hosts Kristiansand win Qualification Group 1 with another big victory in the final against Podravka, while Gomel edge Kastamonu to finish third Sun, 10 Sep 2017 20:20:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029269 10.09.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029269 Thüringer HC grab group matches ticket http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029268/Th%c3%bcringer+HC+grab+group+matches+ticket QUALIFICATION REVIEW: The German runners-up beat Swedish champions Höörs in the qualification final on home court, while Hypo finish third Sun, 10 Sep 2017 17:10:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029268 10.09.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029268 A coaching messiah, a lost Icelandic and hope for the first triumph http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029230/A+coaching+messiah%2c+a+lost+Icelandic+and+hope+for+the+first+triumph VELUX EHF Champions League countdown: With Ljubomir Vranjes at the helm, Telekom Veszprém aim to claim the long-awaited trophy on their 23rd participation in the top flight. Sun, 10 Sep 2017 09:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029230 10.09.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029230 Easy final berth for Vipers, tough road for Podravka http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029267/Easy+final+berth+for+Vipers%2c+tough+road+for+Podravka QUALIFICATION REVIEW: Vipers Kristiansand and HC Podravak Vegeta are set to meet in the Women´s Champions League Qualification Group 1 Final after coming through two contrasting semi-finals Sat, 09 Sep 2017 22:10:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029267 09.09.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029267 Hosts and Höörs head to qualification final http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029266/Hosts+and+H%c3%b6%c3%b6rs+head+to+qualification+final QUALIFICATION REVIEW: Either German runners-up Thüringer HC or Swedish champions H 65 Höörs HK will proceed to the Women’s EHF Champions League Group Matches after clearly winning their semis at Nordhausen Sat, 09 Sep 2017 17:20:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029266 09.09.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029266 Young guns eager to make their mark http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029265/Young+guns+eager+to+make+their+mark FIRST HAND INSIGHT: No new VELUX EHF Champions League season is complete without young talent who make their breakthrough on the international stage and here are 10 names to watch out for this season. Sat, 09 Sep 2017 14:50:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029265 09.09.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029265 The Lunde twins are back together again http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029255/The+Lunde+twins+are+back+together+again FEATURE: For the first time in seven years, Katrine and Kristine Lunde are playing in the same team again. Both sisters will take the court for Vipers Kristiansand’s in the Women’s EHF Champions League qualifiers. Sat, 09 Sep 2017 10:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029255 09.09.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029255 Velenje’s fans deserve the best http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029229/Velenje%e2%80%99s+fans+deserve+the+best VELUX EHF Champions League countdown: Slovenian runners-up Rk Gorenje Velenje return after a three-year absence, aiming to reach at least the Last 16 under the guidance of Zeljko Babic. Sat, 09 Sep 2017 09:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029229 09.09.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029229 Two experienced sides, two debutants http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029248/Two+experienced+sides%2c+two+debutants QUALIFICATION GROUP 2 PREVIEW: One place in the group matches is up for grabs in Nordhausen, where hosts Thüringer HC are expected to be the favourites. Fri, 08 Sep 2017 12:20:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029248 08.09.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029248 One former champion and three newcomers http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029247/One+former+champion+and+three+newcomers QUALIFICATION GROUP 1 PREVIEW: While HC Podravka Vegeta are former Women’s EHF Champions League winners, the other three teams contesting qualification Group 1 in Kristiansand have never made it as far as the group matches. Fri, 08 Sep 2017 11:10:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029247 08.09.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029247 #ehfclholiday campaign a big success http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029246/%23ehfclholiday+campaign+a+big+success NEWS REPORT: Ten winners from eight different countries took home prizes ranging from VELUX EHF FINAL4 2018 tickets to Salming handball runners Fri, 08 Sep 2017 11:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029246 08.09.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029246 No transition, strong defence: Szeged dream of Cologne http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029228/No+transition%2c+strong+defence%3a+Szeged+dream+of+Cologne VELUX EHF Champions League countdown: MOL-Pick Szeged enter the 2017/18 season with no major squad changes, as they aim to make it one step further than the quarter-finals. Fri, 08 Sep 2017 09:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029228 08.09.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029228 Eggert’s arrival boosts Skjern’s hopes http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029221/Eggert%e2%80%99s+arrival+boosts+Skjern%e2%80%99s+hopes VELUX EHF Champions League countdown: The arrival of the experienced Anders Eggert at Skjern Handball will boost the Danish teams hopes of getting through the group phase knockout and qualifying for the Last 16. Fri, 08 Sep 2017 08:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029221 08.09.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029221 Not growing old – gaining experience http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029245/Not+growing+old+%e2%80%93+gaining+experience FEATURE: Our team of players above the age of 33 have dominated handball for a decade, but they are far from done. Thu, 07 Sep 2017 17:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029245 07.09.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029245 A new experience for the Swedish champions http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029243/A+new+experience+for+the+Swedish+champions FEATURE: Despite having considerable success in European club competitions in the past, Swedish champions H 65 Höörs HK realise that qualifying for the Women's EHF Champions League will be a different sort of challenge. Wed, 06 Sep 2017 14:52:48 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029243 06.09.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029243 Thüringer HC have home advantage for qualification tournament http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029242/Th%c3%bcringer+HC+have+home+advantage+for+qualification+tournament FEATURE: Thüringer HC are hoping for their sixth straight ticket to the EHF Champions League Group Matches, but for the first time, they will need to get through the qualification tournament. Wed, 06 Sep 2017 13:21:02 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029242 06.09.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029242 Common objective: beat Barca http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029241/Common+objective%3a+beat+Barca FEATURE: FC Barcelona Lassa have won the Liga ASOBAL de Balonmano in Spain for the past seven years, not losing a point for four years, but with the league returning to action tonight, can anyone change that? Wed, 06 Sep 2017 12:10:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029241 06.09.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029241 Famous new arrivals, and a former player as manager http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029220/Famous+new+arrivals%2c+and+a+former+player+as+manager VELUX EHF Champions League club countdown: After a weak performance last season, Kadetten Schaffhausen have attempted to bolster their chances of success this year with the addition of several new players, and a new manager. Wed, 06 Sep 2017 11:47:18 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029220 06.09.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029220 PSG's lethal attacking force tops the ranks http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029240/PSG%27s+lethal+attacking+force+tops+the+ranks FIRST-HAND INSIGHT: EHF correspondent Andri Yrkill Valsson takes a closer look at the best attacking teams in the VELUX EHF Champions League 2017/18, and the forecast is goals, goals, goals. Tue, 05 Sep 2017 16:10:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029240 05.09.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029240 Star-studded Paris want to shine on the podium http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029205/Star-studded+Paris+want+to+shine+on+the+podium VELUX EHF Champions League countdown: After having to settle for second place last season, Noka Serdarusic’s star-studded side will be determined to take home the trophy for the first time this season. Tue, 05 Sep 2017 15:50:45 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029205 05.09.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029205 First five MOTW ties announced for the 2017/18 season http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029239/First+five+MOTW+ties+announced+for+the+2017%2f18+season NEWS REPORT: The first five Match of the Week ties have been announced with German, Polish, Hungarian and Danish sides hosting these initial head-to-heads. Tue, 05 Sep 2017 15:40:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029239 05.09.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029239 Five reasons why Sporting CP made it to the group phase http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029237/Five+reasons+why+Sporting+CP+made+it+to+the+group+phase FEATURE: We look at five reasons why Sporting CP made it to the VELUX EHF Champions League Group Phase. Mon, 04 Sep 2017 15:34:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029237 04.09.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029237 Hairstyles, animal lovers and team building on a boat http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029236/Hairstyles%2c+animal+lovers+and+team+building+on+a+boat LAST WEEK IN THE CHAMPIONS LEAGUE: As the season creeps ever closer, we take a look at what the stars of the CL have been up to Mon, 04 Sep 2017 14:30:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029236 04.09.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029236 The Oilers aim for the Last 16 again http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029219/The+Oilers+aim+for+the+Last+16+again VELUX EHF Champions League countdown: After failing to make it out of the group phase last season, Orlen Wisla Plock will be seeking to return to form, and take their place in the Last 16. Mon, 04 Sep 2017 08:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029219 04.09.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029219 Sporting CP qualify for group phase after thriller http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029227/Sporting+CP+qualify+for+group+phase+after+thriller QUALIFICATION REVIEW: Sporting CP secured a place in their second ever EHF Champions League group phase with an extra-time victory over Alpla HC Hard. Sun, 03 Sep 2017 19:20:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029227 03.09.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029227 Meet the 10 best defences of the VELUX EHF Champions League http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029226/Meet+the+10+best+defences+of+the+VELUX+EHF+Champions+League FEATURE: Defending champions Vardar top the list of a brand-new power ranking focused on the most fundamental element of the game. Sun, 03 Sep 2017 16:40:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029226 03.09.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029226 Alpla shock TATRAN to set up a decider against Sporting for Group Phase qualification http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029225/Alpla+shock+TATRAN+to+set+up+a+decider+against+Sporting+for+Group+Phase+qualification QUALIFICATION TOURNAMENT REVIEW: Alpla HC Hard defeated TATRAN Presov to book a place in Sunday's decider against Sporting CP after the Portuguese side survived a second-half comeback from Cocks of Finland. Sat, 02 Sep 2017 18:30:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029225 02.09.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029225 A second-year boost for Nantes? http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029224/A+second-year+boost+for+Nantes%3f VELUX EHF Champions League club countdown: After their first appearance last season, HBC Nantes will now face top opponents in Group A in the Group Phase, and thanks to new arrival Kiril Lazarov, the French league runners-up want to upset the established order. Sat, 02 Sep 2017 17:20:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029224 02.09.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029224 4 teams, 1 spot: Champions League throws off in Slovakia http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029223/4+teams%2c+1+spot%3a+Champions+League+throws+off+in+Slovakia QUALIFICATION PREVIEW: Hosts Presov, Hard, Sporting and Cocks are battling it out this weekend to earn the last remaining group phase berth Fri, 01 Sep 2017 21:20:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029223 01.09.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029223 Can a record-breaking coach and big name signing guide Montpellier HB to the last eight again? http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029217/Can+a+record-breaking+coach+and+big+name+signing+guide+Montpellier+HB+to+the+last+eight+again%3f VELUX EHF Champions League countdown: Since the new playing system was introduced, Montpellier HB were the first side to make it from Group Phase C or D and the play-offs, through to the quarter-finals of the VELUX EHF Champions League, where they lost to Veszprem as the team of coach Patrice Canayer came close to their first participation at the VELUX EHF FINAL4. Fri, 01 Sep 2017 11:40:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029217 01.09.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029217 Kopco: Sporting's man in the spotlight http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029214/Kopco%3a+Sporting%27s+man+in+the+spotlight FEATURE: Sporting CP's Michal Kopco will return to his native Slovakia this weekend in a bid to edge out former club Presov from the last spot in the VELUX EHF Champions League. Thu, 31 Aug 2017 17:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029214 31.08.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029214 Cervar’s double function and a pool of talent http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029211/Cervar%e2%80%99s+double+function+and+a+pool+of+talent VELUX EHF Champions League countdown: Last season, HC Metalurg missed the qualification for Group C to the Last 16 by one point, now the second VELUX EHF Champions League team from the ‘capital of European handball’ is out for more. Thu, 31 Aug 2017 12:20:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029211 31.08.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029211 Kiel enjoy the pick of goalkeepers for the new season http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029210/Kiel+enjoy+the+pick+of+goalkeepers+for+the+new+season FIRST-HAND INSIGHT: EHF correspondent Kevin Domas reveals who he believes are the best goalkeeping pairings in this season's VELUX EHF Champions League. Thu, 31 Aug 2017 11:30:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029210 31.08.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029210 All eyes on Odense http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029209/All+eyes+on+Odense FEATURE: Experts seem to agree that Odense HC are the big favourites to win the Danish women’s championship this season and a look at the many reinforcements the club have made makes it hard to disagree with them. Wed, 30 Aug 2017 19:10:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029209 30.08.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029209 Can anyone stop Metz from conquering France for the third-time straight? http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029208/Can+anyone+stop+Metz+from+conquering+France+for+the+third-time+straight%3f FEATURE: The biggest question of the summer amongst the French teams in the Ligue Féminine de Handball is if Brest, following an impressive first year in the top division last season, can master the winning habit which Metz have developed over recent years. Wed, 30 Aug 2017 18:10:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029208 30.08.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029208 SEHA league ready for further growth in new season http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029207/SEHA+league+ready+for+further+growth+in+new+season FEATURE: The SEHA league returns for its seventh year with significant changes, aimed at paving the way for an even more successful future of the competition Wed, 30 Aug 2017 17:40:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029207 30.08.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029207 Hard hope to end the Austrian curse http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029206/Hard+hope+to+end+the+Austrian+curse FEATURE: Lake Constance side Alpla HC Hard want to become the first Austrian club to qualify for the VELUX EHF Champions League group phase since 2008. Wed, 30 Aug 2017 17:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029206 30.08.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029206 Pre-season glory, Robbie Williams & Vipers’ hilarious defence training http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029204/Pre-season+glory%2c+Robbie+Williams+%26+Vipers%e2%80%99+hilarious+defence+training LAST WEEK IN THE CHAMPIONS LEAGUE: With the preparation phase drawing to a close, teams from across Europe are putting their new tactics and new players to the test in various warm-up tournaments, while some are enjoying pop concerts and others honing their defensive ‘skills’. Wed, 30 Aug 2017 12:50:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029204 30.08.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029204 The Bears face new challenges, even on home turf http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029202/The+Bears+face+new+challenges%2c+even+on+home+turf VELUX EHF Champions League countdown: Their golden days seem to be over for Chekhovskie Medvedi who will have to fight hard to enter the group C/D playoffs but 71-year-old coach Vladimir Maximov is trying everything as he enters another decade, still at the helm of ‘the Bears’. Wed, 30 Aug 2017 12:40:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029202 30.08.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029202 PSG edge out Barcelona in the first power ranking http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029200/PSG+edge+out+Barcelona+in+the+first+power+ranking FEATURE: Three of the teams that qualified for last season's VELUX EHF FINAL 4 are on track for success in this year's competition, according to a group of EHF correspondents. Tue, 29 Aug 2017 19:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029200 29.08.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029200 Nico Rönnberg: Cocks are stronger and more experienced this year http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029199/Nico+R%c3%b6nnberg%3a+Cocks+are+stronger+and+more+experienced+this+year FEATURE: Key player Nico Rönnberg feels sure that Finnish champions Cocks have improved their chances to qualify for the VELUX EHF Champions League compared to last year. Tue, 29 Aug 2017 17:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029199 29.08.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029199 Pungartnik’s trip down memory lane to the very beginning http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029198/Pungartnik%e2%80%99s+trip+down+memory+lane+to+the+very+beginning FEATURE: Former Celje player Roman Pungartnik recalls the EHF Champions League’s first match on its 24th anniversary and gives his view on the competition’s evolution as it enters its 25th season Tue, 29 Aug 2017 15:20:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029198 29.08.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029198 Unleashed lions want to run further http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029195/Unleashed+lions+want+to+run+further VELUX EHF Champions League countdown: Rhein-Neckar Löwen have been eliminated in the Last 16 for the past three years, but the Bundesliga champions know they can go further. Tue, 29 Aug 2017 12:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029195 29.08.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029195 New season and bigger dreams for Sporting CP http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029193/New+season+and+bigger+dreams+for+Sporting+CP FEATURE: Last season finished with two titles and glory for Sporting CP, but the start of the new season brings new and greater ambitions for the Portuguese national champions. Mon, 28 Aug 2017 17:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029193 28.08.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029193 Leon: Proud to be back on the big stage http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029187/Leon%3a+Proud+to+be+back+on+the+big+stage VELUX EHF Champions League countdown: Spanish club Abanca Ademar Leon are determined to prove they deserve their VELUX EHF Champions League place. Mon, 28 Aug 2017 12:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029187 28.08.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029187 Kristianstad count on young guns for Champions League success http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029183/Kristianstad+count+on+young+guns+for+Champions+League+success VELUX EHF Champions League countdown: IFK Kristianstad have a young team and plenty of confidence in their bid to make the Last16. Sun, 27 Aug 2017 11:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029183 27.08.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029183 The Zebras hope for another ticket to Cologne http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029182/The+Zebras+hope+for+another+ticket+to+Cologne VELUX EHF Champions League countdown: THW Kiel (GER) – With Domagoj Duvnjak ruled out until November, Kiel have a tough group phase ahead Sat, 26 Aug 2017 12:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029182 26.08.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029182 Homecoming veterans steal Danish league headlines http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029181/Homecoming+veterans+steal+Danish+league+headlines FEATURE: Homecoming heroes Anders Eggert and Jesper Nøddesbo have stolen the headlines in Denmark ahead of a season, in which ruling champions Aalborg Handbold will be trying to defend their title and deal with the absence of Sander Sagosen Fri, 25 Aug 2017 17:10:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029181 25.08.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029181 A family reunion and a boost of quality for Kielce http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029180/A+family+reunion+and+a+boost+of+quality+for+Kielce VELUX EHF Champions League countdown: Kielce coach Talant Dujshebaev has made it a family affair in Poland, with the aim of improving on last season's Last 16 exit. Fri, 25 Aug 2017 15:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029180 25.08.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029180 Machulla looking to fill Vranjes' shoes at Flensburg http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029177/Machulla+looking+to+fill+Vranjes%27+shoes+at+Flensburg VELUX EHF Champions League countdown: The new management at SG Flensburg-Handewitt hope that 13 is not an unlucky number, as they lead the German club into their 13th EHF Champions League appearance. Thu, 24 Aug 2017 14:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029177 24.08.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029177 Elverum hope to be next Norwegian success story http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029176/Elverum+hope+to+be+next+Norwegian+success+story VELUX EHF Champions League countdown: From the small Norwegian town of the same name, Elverum are set to embark on their third consecutive VELEX EHF Champions League campaign. Wed, 23 Aug 2017 15:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029176 23.08.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029176 Cvijic does fashion, Janc the handyman, and a new Karabatic in town http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029174/Cvijic+does+fashion%2c+Janc+the+handyman%2c+and+a+new+Karabatic+in+town LAST WEEK IN THE CHAMPIONS LEAGUE: Find out what the EHF Champions League's top stars have been doing away from the training courts Wed, 23 Aug 2017 12:29:07 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029174 23.08.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029174 Leading Bundesliga trio to face more challenges http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029175/Leading+Bundesliga+trio+to+face+more+challenges FEATURE: While Champions League participants Flensburg, Kiel and Löwen were quiet on the transfer market, their continued dominance in the German domestic league might not be guaranteed Tue, 22 Aug 2017 17:50:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029175 22.08.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029175 Tough draw for young RK Celje squad http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029173/Tough+draw+for+young+RK+Celje+squad VELUX EHF Champions League countdown: RK Celje Pivovarna Laško (SLO). The Slovenian side have the youngest squad in the competition, but are aiming for qualification from a difficult Group B. Tue, 22 Aug 2017 14:50:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029173 22.08.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029173 Sportradar seeks sports data journalists for EHF club competitions http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028937/Sportradar+seeks+sports+data+journalists+for+EHF+club+competitions New freelance positions for match scouters available from the start of the 2017/18 season to collect match data from across the EHF top club competitions Tue, 22 Aug 2017 09:20:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028937 22.08.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028937 7 new arrivals, 7 different nationalities for Bucuresti http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029171/7+new+arrivals%2c+7+different+nationalities+for+Bucuresti VELUX EHF Champions League countdown: Dinamo Bucuresti (ROU). With a reinforced squad the Romanian champions are hoping to make it into the play-offs Mon, 21 Aug 2017 13:20:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029171 21.08.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029171 Top shooters left, big names arrived at Brest http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029151/Top+shooters+left%2c+big+names+arrived+at+Brest VELUX EHF Champions League countdown: HC Meshkov Brest (BLR). With a rebuilt team, the Belarusian champions are looking beyond the group stage again Sun, 20 Aug 2017 11:10:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029151 20.08.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029151 Besiktas want to make Last 16 dream come true http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029147/Besiktas+want+to+make+Last+16+dream+come+true VELUX EHF Champions League countdown: Besiktas Mogaz HT (TUR). Starting in their 10th season, the Turkish champions are hoping this will be their year Sat, 19 Aug 2017 10:30:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029147 19.08.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029147 Way to Cologne gets steeper for Barcelona http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029146/Way+to+Cologne+gets+steeper+for+Barcelona VELUX EHF Champions League countdown: FC Barcelona Lassa (ESP). With the lack of serious competition in their domestic league, the Spanish champions are eyeing European success once more Fri, 18 Aug 2017 11:10:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029146 18.08.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029146 Danish champions dream big despite loss of Sagosen http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029143/Danish+champions+dream+big+despite+loss+of+Sagosen VELUX EHF Champions League countdown: Aalborg Håndbold (DEN). The Danish champions are confident ahead of their return to Europe's top-level competition. Thu, 17 Aug 2017 10:40:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029143 17.08.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029143 All eyes on the hunted from Europe's handball capital http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029138/All+eyes+on+the+hunted+from+Europe%27s+handball+capital VELUX EHF Champions League countdown: HC Vardar (MKD). The defending champions want to prove their glorious campaign last season was not a one-off. Wed, 16 Aug 2017 11:20:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029138 16.08.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029138 Who’s got the fastest feet in the Champions League? http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029135/Who%e2%80%99s+got+the+fastest+feet+in+the+Champions+League%3f LAST WEEK IN THE CHAMPIONS LEAGUE: Last week could not have been more diverse across the Champions League teams. August is well and truly here, and while some are breaking sweat and working out, others are working on their tan with almost the same tenacity. Mon, 14 Aug 2017 12:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029135 14.08.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029135 The 12 hottest transfers in Groups A & B http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029130/The+12+hottest+transfers+in+Groups+A+%26+B FEATURE: The transfers of Dujshebaev (24), Sagosen (21) and Janc (20) highlight a new generation of Champions League stars. Here is an overview of the top signings this summer. Part 2: Groups A and B. Fri, 11 Aug 2017 13:50:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029130 11.08.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029130 The 6 hottest transfers in Groups C & D http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029127/The+6+hottest+transfers+in+Groups+C+%26+D FEATURE: With just five weeks left until the start of the VELUX EHF Champions League, here is a look at the top signings this summer. Part 1: Groups C and D. Wed, 09 Aug 2017 12:20:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029127 09.08.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029127 Playing times for first five rounds released http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029120/Playing+times+for+first+five+rounds+released NEWS REPORT: The anniversary 25th season of the VELUX EHF Champions League will commence in Ukraine and Switzerland on Thursday 14 September Tue, 08 Aug 2017 19:10:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029120 08.08.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029120 Best half-year ever for LANXESS arena http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029116/Best+half-year+ever+for+LANXESS+arena Nearly 1.5 million visitors in the home of the VELUX EHF FINAL4 from January until June Tue, 08 Aug 2017 08:30:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029116 08.08.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029116 Fun is always just around the corner http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029113/Fun+is+always+just+around+the+corner LAST WEEK IN THE CHAMPIONS LEAGUE: With the start of the 2017/18 season looming, all teams are stepping up their preparations. But besides all the hard work, they still have time for a laugh. Mon, 07 Aug 2017 09:30:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029113 07.08.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029113 Sweat, laughter and knee-socks: Kielce return to handball http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029101/Sweat%2c+laughter+and+knee-socks%3a+Kielce+return+to+handball FEATURE: Polish champions KS Vive Tauron Kielce welcome some fresh faces as they start their preparation for the new season ahead. Wed, 02 Aug 2017 15:31:52 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029101 02.08.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029101 Final days of vacation float away as the hard work begins http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029096/Final+days+of+vacation+float+away+as+the+hard+work+begins LAST WEEK IN THE CHAMPIONS LEAGUE: The beginning of August marks the start of pre-season for the majority of clubs Tue, 01 Aug 2017 14:20:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029096 01.08.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029096 Hockey, beach, candies and training camps http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029072/Hockey%2c+beach%2c+candies+and+training+camps LAST WEEK IN THE CHAMPIONS LEAGUE: The stars are enjoying some traditional but also some unusual pre-season activities less than two months until throw-off for the 2017/18 season Mon, 24 Jul 2017 13:50:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029072 24.07.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029072 Travel itinerary for all clubs in the anniversary season outlined http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029068/Travel+itinerary+for+all+clubs+in+the+anniversary+season+outlined NEWS REPORT: The playing schedules for all four Groups in the VELUX EHF Champions League 2017/18 season have been released Thu, 20 Jul 2017 16:40:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029068 20.07.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029068 Tatran Presov set to welcome qualification hopefuls to Slovakia http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029053/Tatran+Presov+set+to+welcome+qualification+hopefuls+to+Slovakia NEWS REPORT: For the second year in a row, Presov will host a VELUX EHF Champions League Qualification group Wed, 19 Jul 2017 11:50:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029053 19.07.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029053 Fitness tests, fishing and some undesirable clothing choices http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029057/Fitness+tests%2c+fishing+and+some+undesirable+clothing+choices LAST WEEK IN THE CHAMPIONS LEAGUE: From cardio tests to the summer’s best and worst dressed, we take a look at what the stars of the EHF Champions League have posted on social media last week. Mon, 17 Jul 2017 14:30:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029057 17.07.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029057 Camps, holidays and the early days of pre-season training http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029046/Camps%2c+holidays+and+the+early+days+of+pre-season+training LAST WEEK IN THE CHAMPIONS LEAGUE: As we approach the middle of July, we catch up with players who are making the most of their final days on holiday, or have already made the leap into serious training Wed, 12 Jul 2017 16:40:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029046 12.07.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029046 Vipers Kristiansand and Thüringer HC host EHF CL Qualification Tournaments http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029039/Vipers+Kristiansand+and+Th%c3%bcringer+HC+host+EHF+CL+Qualification+Tournaments NEWS REPORT: The first matches of the Women's EHF Champions League 2017/18 will be played in Germany and Norway as Thüringer HC and Vipers Kristiansand host the qualification tournaments. Both events take place on 9/10 September Fri, 07 Jul 2017 16:02:17 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029039 07.07.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029039 EHF releases distribution of European Cup places for 2018/19 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029033/EHF+releases+distribution+of+European+Cup+places+for+2018%2f19 NEWS REPORT: Spain regains a second place for its teams in the VELUX EHF Champions League, while Hungary overtakes Denmark in the women’s ranking Wed, 05 Jul 2017 17:24:36 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029033 05.07.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029033 LANXESS continues collaboration with the home of club handball’s greatest event http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029029/LANXESS+continues+collaboration+with+the+home+of+club+handball%e2%80%99s+greatest+event The title sponsor of Cologne’s iconic arena, home of the VELUX EHF FINAL4, continues its collaboration for another five years. Mon, 03 Jul 2017 15:20:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029029 03.07.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029029 Defending champions in the group with the EHF Cup winners Rostov http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029025/Defending+champions+in+the+group+with+the+EHF+Cup+winners+Rostov NEWS REPORT: All four groups of the anniversary Women's EHF Champions League season have been drawn at the Ljubljana Castle. Fri, 30 Jun 2017 21:32:55 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029025 30.06.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029025 Vardar to start the title defence in a group with record champions http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029026/Vardar+to+start+the+title+defence+in+a+group+with+record+champions NEWS REPORT: The reigning winners of the Europe's premier club competition to start in Group A with the eight-time winners FC Barcelona Lassa. Fri, 30 Jun 2017 21:30:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029026 30.06.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029026 Soaring TV coverage promises bright anniversary season http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029024/Soaring+TV+coverage+promises+bright+anniversary+season NEWS REPORT: The previous VELUX EHF Champions League season reached new heights in terms of some TV figures, giving a promising perspective for the 25th edition Fri, 30 Jun 2017 14:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029024 30.06.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029024 Former champions avoid a direct clash in the qualification http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029021/Former+champions+avoid+a+direct+clash+in+the+qualification NEWS REPORT: Vipers and Thüringer HC won the first right to organise the qualification tournaments in the Women's EHF Champions League Thu, 29 Jun 2017 12:34:53 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029021 29.06.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029021 Draw grants first right to organise a group to Hard http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029020/Draw+grants+first+right+to+organise+a+group+to+Hard NEWS REPORT: The draw in Vienna has determined the order of the hosting rights for the only VELUX EHF Champions League tournament Thu, 29 Jun 2017 12:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029020 29.06.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029020 Three Slovenian stars to take the fate of the new season in their hands http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029017/Three+Slovenian+stars+to+take+the+fate+of+the+new+season+in+their+hands NEWS REPORT: All claimants to the European club throne in its anniversary season will unfold their battle plans in the medieval stronghold as the group stage draw of the EHF Champions League takes place at Ljubljana Castle. Three stellar names known from the Slovenian and foreign Champions League clubs will help at the draw. Wed, 28 Jun 2017 13:58:57 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029017 28.06.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029017 Pots for the qualification and group matches draw released http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029014/Pots+for+the+qualification+and+group+matches+draw+released NEWS REPORT: Defending champions Györi Audi ETO KC will be drawn from the top pot on Friday. Tue, 27 Jun 2017 10:01:40 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029014 27.06.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029014 National champions 2016/17 – Women Part 6: South-east http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029012/National+champions+2016%2f17+%e2%80%93+Women+Part+6%3a+South-east DOMESTIC LEAGUES: Nea Ionia win their fourth consecutive Greek title, while Challenge Cup 2016 runners-up Kastamonu claim their first Turkish league trophy. Tue, 27 Jun 2017 09:30:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029012 27.06.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029012 Seeding for the group phase draw released http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029013/Seeding+for+the+group+phase+draw+released NEWS REPORT: No draw for the only qualification tournament is needed as the semi-final pairings have been determined. Mon, 26 Jun 2017 19:20:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029013 26.06.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029013 National champions 2016/17 – Men Part 6: South-east http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029011/National+champions+2016%2f17+%e2%80%93+Men+Part+6%3a+South-east DOMESTIC LEAGUES: Besiktas Mogaz continue their dominance in the Turkish league, while Greek and Georgian sides Xini DIKEAS and Telavi claim their maiden trophies. Mon, 26 Jun 2017 14:50:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029011 26.06.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029011 National champions 2016/17 – Women Part 5: South-west http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029002/National+champions+2016%2f17+%e2%80%93+Women+Part+5%3a+South-west DOMESTIC LEAGUES: La Salle claim their eighth title, Colegio de Gaia end a 16-year wait for the Portuguese trophy and LC Brühl win their 30th Swiss championship. Sun, 25 Jun 2017 09:30:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029002 25.06.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029002 Top flight participants for 2017/18 confirmed http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029007/Top+flight+participants+for+2017%2f18+confirmed NEWS REPORT: EHF Executive reaches decision on which women's clubs will compete in Europe’s best club competition in the coming season Sat, 24 Jun 2017 13:50:42 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029007 24.06.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029007 EXEC confirms the 2017/18 starting grid http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029006/EXEC+confirms+the+2017%2f18+starting+grid NEWS REPORT: EHF Executive has determined all participants for next season of the VELUX EHF Champions League Sat, 24 Jun 2017 13:50:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029006 24.06.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029006 National champions 2016/17 – Men Part 5: South-west http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029003/National+champions+2016%2f17+%e2%80%93+Men+Part+5%3a+South-west DOMESTIC LEAGUES: Challenge Cup winners Sporting claim their 18th domestic title, Kadetten raise their fourth trophy in a row, and PSG retain their French league crown. Sat, 24 Jun 2017 09:30:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029003 24.06.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/029003 National Champions 2016/17 – Women Part 4: Balkans http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028996/National+Champions+2016%2f17+%e2%80%93+Women+Part+4%3a+Balkans DOMESTIC LEAGUES: Radovic leads Medicinar to their maiden title after passing the 1,000-goal mark, while Champions League sides Bucuresti, Vardar and Buducnost reclaim their respective trophies. Fri, 23 Jun 2017 09:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028996 23.06.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028996 National Champions 2016/17 – Men Part 4: Balkans http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028997/National+Champions+2016%2f17+%e2%80%93+Men+Part+4%3a+Balkans DOMESTIC LEAGUES: Zagreb celebrate a golden jubilee, Partizan win their maiden championship trophy and Vardar claim four titles in one season. Thu, 22 Jun 2017 18:10:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028997 22.06.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028997 Five reasons why Polish superliga is making waves http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028989/Five+reasons+why+Polish+superliga+is+making+waves FIRST-HAND INSIGHT: The EHF correspondent for Poland Magda Pluszewska takes a closer look on how the domestic league developed in just one year after Vive Tauron Kielce claimed the VELUX EHF Champions League title Wed, 21 Jun 2017 11:57:03 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028989 21.06.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028989 National champions 2016/17 – Women Part 3: Central http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028987/National+champions+2016%2f17+%e2%80%93+Women+Part+3%3a+Central DOMESTIC LEAGUES: Hypo’s 29-year Austrian Cup winning streak comes to an end, and IUVENTA Michalovce claim their seventh Slovakian title in a row. Wed, 21 Jun 2017 10:30:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028987 21.06.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028987 National champions 2016/17 – Men Part 3: Central http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028986/National+champions+2016%2f17+%e2%80%93+Men+Part+3%3a+Central DOMESTIC LEAGUES: Veszprém, Celje, Kielce and Presov continue their domestic dominance, while Löwen claim the German title for the second year running. Tue, 20 Jun 2017 16:50:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028986 20.06.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028986 National Champions 2016/17 – Women Part 2: North-east http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028973/National+Champions+2016%2f17+%e2%80%93+Women+Part+2%3a+North-east DOMESTIC LEAGUES: Rostov-Don enjoy a perfect season with the national title alongside the EHF Cup, while Stopinu claim the Latvian championship in a dramatic final. Mon, 19 Jun 2017 08:30:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028973 19.06.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028973 National Champions 2016/17 – Men Part 2: North-east http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028972/National+Champions+2016%2f17+%e2%80%93+Men+Part+2%3a+North-east DOMESTIC LEAGUES: The 2016/17 season sees European cup teams including Meshkov Brest, Chekhovskie Medvedi and Cocks defend their domestic titles, while Celtnieks Riga break a 25-year drought. Sun, 18 Jun 2017 08:30:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028972 18.06.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028972 National Champions of Europe – Women Part 1: North-West http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028955/National+Champions+of+Europe+%e2%80%93+Women+Part+1%3a+North-West DOMESTIC LEAGUES: Nykøbing Falster claim maiden Danish title after eliminating Midtjylland, Höörs HK end Sävehof’s dominance and VOC Amsterdam win first trophy since 2010. Thu, 15 Jun 2017 17:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028955 15.06.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028955 National Champions 2016/17 – Men Part 1: North-West http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028947/National+Champions+2016%2f17+%e2%80%93+Men+Part+1%3a+North-West DOMESTIC LEAGUES: Sagosen leads Aalborg to third Danish title before departing for PSG Handball, while the OCI Lions and Kristianstad both claim their third consecutive trophies. Wed, 14 Jun 2017 12:40:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028947 14.06.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028947 Ljubljana hosts draw for the 25th season of EHF Champions League http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028944/Ljubljana+hosts+draw+for+the+25th+season+of+EHF+Champions+League NEWS REPORT: The draw for the 25th season of the EHF Champions League will take place in Ljubljana Castle, Slovenia on Friday, 30 June. Tue, 13 Jun 2017 15:48:11 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028944 13.06.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028944 EHF receives 25 registrations for the 25th season of Women's EHF Champions League http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028934/EHF+receives+25+registrations+for+the+25th+season+of+Women%27s+EHF+Champions+League NEWS REPORT: There are many familiar names on the list of registrered clubs Mon, 12 Jun 2017 01:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028934 12.06.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028934 Record high demand for the jubilee season http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028933/Record+high+demand+for+the+jubilee+season NEWS REPORT: No fewer than 43 teams have submitted their applications for the new edition of the European top flight via their respective national federations. Mon, 12 Jun 2017 00:50:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028933 12.06.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028933 Hungary tops seeding for the 2017/18 season http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028927/Hungary+tops+seeding+for+the+2017%2f18+season NEWS REPORT: The country of the reigning champions has swapped positions with Montenegro, while Romania Fri, 09 Jun 2017 12:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028927 09.06.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028927 Hungary maintains the leading position in the 2017/18 seeding list http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028926/Hungary+maintains+the+leading+position+in+the+2017%2f18+seeding+list NEWS REPORT: Following the triumph of HC Vardar last weekend, FYR Macedonia’s position soared by two places, while Germany dropped to the sixth place Thu, 08 Jun 2017 16:40:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028926 08.06.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028926 From Vardar to Györ - via Cologne http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028921/From+Vardar+to+Gy%c3%b6r+-+via+Cologne FEATURE: Right before appearing at the VELUX EHF FINAL4, Anja Althaus announced a turning point in her life by signing a contract with the defending Women's EHF Champions League champions. Thu, 08 Jun 2017 09:33:41 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028921 08.06.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028921 Best VELUX EHF FINAL4 yet as FYR Macedonia goes handball crazy http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028917/Best+VELUX+EHF+FINAL4+yet+as+FYR+Macedonia+goes+handball+crazy MEDIA RELEASE: Sold-out arena, spectacular entertainment and a record following across TV and digital platforms underline VELUX EHF FINAL4 position as the leading event on the European indoor sports market Wed, 07 Jun 2017 11:21:54 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028917 07.06.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028917 The champions’ return: gold is the new 'Red and black' http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028913/The+champions%e2%80%99+return%3a+gold+is+the+new+%27Red+and+black%27 FEATURE: HC Vardar arrive in Skopje after their triumphant VELUX EHF FINAL4 debut to celebrate with a crowd of 150,000 supporters. Tue, 06 Jun 2017 17:40:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028913 06.06.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028913 Season is over, but new start is fast approaching http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028912/Season+is+over%2c+but+new+start+is+fast+approaching NEWS REPORT: All important dates for the 2017/18 season both in the VELUX EHF Champions League and the Women's EHF Champions League have been set Tue, 06 Jun 2017 17:07:14 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028912 06.06.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028912 Sterbik: This award is the crowning jewel of my career http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028903/Sterbik%3a+This+award+is+the+crowning+jewel+of+my+career FEATURE: Happy Vardar goalkeeper is MVP of the VELUX EHF FINAL4, while a disappointed Uwe Gensheimer is league top scorer for the second time. Sun, 04 Jun 2017 22:42:55 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028903 04.06.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028903 Cupic’s last second goal propels HC Vardar to handball's cloud nine http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028893/Cupic%e2%80%99s+last+second+goal+propels+HC+Vardar+to+handball%27s+cloud+nine FINAL REVIEW: The VELUX EHF FINAL4 2017 has ended with a major sensation. Debutants HC Vardar take the trophy. Sun, 04 Jun 2017 19:54:06 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028893 04.06.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028893 Palmarsson serves Sabate a victorious farewell http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028878/Palmarsson+serves+Sabate+a+victorious+farewell 3/4 PLACEMENT MATCH REVIEW: Veszprém take revenge for 2015 final defeat against Barcelona to finish third. Sun, 04 Jun 2017 17:27:57 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028878 04.06.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028878 EHF to offer big packages of rights http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028870/EHF+to+offer+big+packages+of+rights NEWS REPORT: The draw of the jubilee 25th season will be staged in Ljubljana on Friday 30 June. Sun, 04 Jun 2017 16:59:33 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028870 04.06.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028870 Best event in European indoor sports http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028868/Best+event+in+European+indoor+sports FEATURE: EHF and EHF Marketing GmbH draw a highly positive conclusion of the VELUX EHF FINAL4 2017 – and look ahead to future improvement Sun, 04 Jun 2017 16:56:04 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028868 04.06.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028868 Gorenje confirms partnership with European handball’s top competitions http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028809/Gorenje+confirms+partnership+with+European+handball%e2%80%99s+top+competitions Leading European home appliance manufacturer, Gorenje, has confirmed that it is to extend its sports sponsorship activities across European handball Sun, 04 Jun 2017 16:06:12 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028809 04.06.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028809 Thousands of tickets for 2018 sold on first day http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028862/Thousands+of+tickets+for+2018+sold+on+first+day NEWS REPORT: The first batch of tickets for next year’s VELUX EHF FINAL4 goes on sale at 10am on Monday. Sun, 04 Jun 2017 13:05:40 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028862 04.06.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028862 "I love to be physical and energetic" http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028847/%22I+love+to+be+physical+and+energetic%22 INTERVIEW: Ahead of the VELUX EHF FINAL4 we talked to British singer Melanie C about sport, her new album - and, of course, handball Sun, 04 Jun 2017 10:41:18 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028847 04.06.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028847 The magic number 13: Paris and Vardar fight for the trophy http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028856/The+magic+number+13%3a+Paris+and+Vardar+fight+for+the+trophy FINAL PREVIEW: A 13th different club will be on the list of Men’s EHF Champions League winners, and a sixth different team will win the trophy in Cologne. Sun, 04 Jun 2017 08:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028856 04.06.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028856 Two Spanish coaches face for the third rank http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028851/Two+Spanish+coaches+face+for+the+third+rank 3/4 PLACEMENT MATCH PREVIEW: Like in the 2015 final and the 2014 placement match, Barcelona and Veszprém meet again in Cologne. Sun, 04 Jun 2017 07:20:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028851 04.06.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028851 Cindric's buzzer-beater makes Vardar’s dream come true http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028839/Cindric%27s+buzzer-beater+makes+Vardar%e2%80%99s+dream+come+true SEMI-FINAL 2 REVIEW: Team from Skopje knock-out record winners Barcelona in a thriller to follow PSG to the final in Cologne. Sat, 03 Jun 2017 20:21:40 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028839 03.06.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028839 Hansen and Gensheimer steer PSG to their maiden final http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028828/Hansen+and+Gensheimer+steer+PSG+to+their+maiden+final SEMI-FINAL 1 REVIEW: Paris win thriller against Veszprém and end the hopes of Javier Sabate to leave with a trophy Sat, 03 Jun 2017 17:35:12 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028828 03.06.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028828 The future is now http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028807/The+future+is+now FEATURE: ‘European Handball goes Tech’ event success in Cologne, SELECT iBall shown in public Fri, 02 Jun 2017 22:50:48 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028807 02.06.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028807 New format of players’ show marks successful debut http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028804/New+format+of+players%e2%80%99+show+marks+successful+debut FEATURE: The premiere players show ended up in the first draw in the VELUX EHF FINAL4 history Fri, 02 Jun 2017 21:52:27 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028804 02.06.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028804 FINAL4 debutants Vardar face veterans Barcelona http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028640/FINAL4+debutants+Vardar+face+veterans+Barcelona SEMI-FINAL PREVIEW: Vardar face a difficult task in their semi-final against Barcelona: The Macedonian side have never defeated the Catalonian side in a Champions League match. Fri, 02 Jun 2017 17:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028640 02.06.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028640 Favourites? Underdogs? Not in Cologne! http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028794/Favourites%3f+Underdogs%3f+Not+in+Cologne! FEATURE: More than 100 journalists raise their questions at the Media Call prior to the VELUX EHF FINAL4 Fri, 02 Jun 2017 16:55:54 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028794 02.06.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028794 Veszprém happy as underdogs in semi-final against PSG http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028639/Veszpr%c3%a9m+happy+as+underdogs+in+semi-final+against+PSG SEMI-FINAL PREVIEW: Although Veszprém consider themselves the underdogs in their semi-final match against PSG, PSG have historically struggled against Veszprém in Champions League knockout matches. Fri, 02 Jun 2017 13:20:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028639 02.06.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028639 Revolution in the All-star team: Five debutants and none of last year's names http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028760/Revolution+in+the+All-star+team%3a+Five+debutants+and+none+of+last+year%27s+names NEWS REPORT: None of the players from the 2015/16 selection made it back to the All-star team this season as five brand new names succeeded in a combined vote of fans, media and experts presented by Salming Fri, 02 Jun 2017 12:36:26 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028760 02.06.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028760 EHF Marketing unveils long-term multifaceted partnership with Sportradar http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028770/EHF+Marketing+unveils+long-term+multifaceted+partnership+with+Sportradar EHF Marketing GmbH has announced a new partnership with Sportradar, the global leader in sports data and digital content, for the provision of a range of services across the European Handball Federation’s top club competitions Fri, 02 Jun 2017 10:50:59 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028770 02.06.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028770 Debutants check in last as four teams arrive in Cologne http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028774/Debutants+check+in+last+as+four+teams+arrive+in+Cologne FEATURE: All is set for the greatest handball show of the season as the four participants of the VELUX EHF FINAL4 made it to Cologne without any travel problems Thu, 01 Jun 2017 22:10:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028774 01.06.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028774 Where to follow the VELUX EHF FINAL4 2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028763/Where+to+follow+the+VELUX+EHF+FINAL4+2017 NEWS REPORT: There are plenty of opportunities for fans to follow the VELUX EHF FINAL4 and its side-events accross the EHF Champions League social media channels Thu, 01 Jun 2017 17:33:12 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028763 01.06.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028763 VELUX EHF FINAL4 with a new Cashback Program http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028750/VELUX+EHF+FINAL4+with+a+new+Cashback+Program Handball fans can already benefit from the VELUX EHF FINAL4 Cashback Program on 3/4 June in Cologne Thu, 01 Jun 2017 11:09:34 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028750 01.06.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028750 Alone in a moment that you share with millions http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028755/Alone+in+a+moment+that+you+share+with+millions BLOG: It is going to be an epic collision of four natural phenomena, that is how ehfTV commentator Tom O'Brannagain perceives the VELUX EHF FINAL4 2017 Wed, 31 May 2017 15:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028755 31.05.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028755 Karabatic: “Everybody will have a role to play” http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028754/Karabatic%3a+%e2%80%9cEverybody+will+have+a+role+to+play%e2%80%9d INTERVIEW: Nikola Karabatic is hoping to learn from past years as he makes a second VELUX EHF FINAL4 appearance for PSG. Wed, 31 May 2017 12:20:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028754 31.05.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028754 Quick-fire round: Who will leave Cologne as champions? http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028752/Quick-fire+round%3a+Who+will+leave+Cologne+as+champions%3f PASS THE BALL: Five EHF journalists shed their light on this weekend's big question: Which team will lift the trophy at the VELUX EHF FINAL4? Wed, 31 May 2017 09:40:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028752 31.05.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028752 22 Champions League winners on court in Cologne http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028628/22+Champions+League+winners+on+court+in+Cologne FACTS AND FIGURES: Thierry Omeyer can win his fifth trophy at the VELUX EHF FINAL4, while Nikola Karabatic has the chance to raise his fourth with a fourth club. Wed, 31 May 2017 09:30:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028628 31.05.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028628 Rivera Junior: A big name with even bigger hopes http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028748/Rivera+Junior%3a+A+big+name+with+even+bigger+hopes FEATURE: After returning home last summer, Barcelona's left wing expects a unique debut in Cologne. Tue, 30 May 2017 13:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028748 30.05.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028748 Sponsor and TV interest at all-time high ahead of VELUX EHF FINAL4 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028738/Sponsor+and+TV+interest+at+all-time+high+ahead+of+VELUX+EHF+FINAL4 EHF Marketing GmbH announces six new sponsorship deals and record TV interest as Cologne prepares for the eighth edition of the VELUX EHF FINAL4 on 3/4 June Tue, 30 May 2017 11:03:33 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028738 30.05.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028738 Nagy: “Not favourites, but not underdogs either” http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028747/Nagy%3a+%e2%80%9cNot+favourites%2c+but+not+underdogs+either%e2%80%9d BLOG: Veszprém skipper Laszlo Nagy is back with his blog and tells the story of a long and rugged season which is shaping up to be a great one for the Hungarian powerhouse. Tue, 30 May 2017 10:46:59 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028747 30.05.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028747 The Dibirovs at Vardar: It's all in the family http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028744/The+Dibirovs+at+Vardar%3a+It%27s+all+in+the+family FEATURE: Making Macedonians the happiest people on earth is Vardar left wing Timur Dibirov's motto for the VELUX EHF FINAL4. Tue, 30 May 2017 10:40:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028744 30.05.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028744 Andreas Nilsson: "Just as great as the first time" http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028735/Andreas+Nilsson%3a+%22Just+as+great+as+the+first+time%22 INTERVIEW: At his first VELUX EHF FINAL4, with HSV Hamburg, Andreas Nilsson won the competition. Now he prepares for his fourth FINAL4, and his third with Telekom Veszprém. He makes no secret that he is hungry to win again. Mon, 29 May 2017 12:40:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028735 29.05.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028735 'A different taste' for every opening show at the VELUX EHF FINAL4 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028736/%27A+different+taste%27+for+every+opening+show+at+the+VELUX+EHF+FINAL4 NEWS REPORT: Fans can look forward to four amazing VELUX EHF FINAL4 opening shows with new elements, fan engagement and Melanie C to perform ‘Next Best Superstar’. Mon, 29 May 2017 12:03:45 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028736 29.05.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028736 Let’s get Quizzical with the VELUX EHF FINAL4 players show http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028732/Let%e2%80%99s+get+Quizzical+with+the+VELUX+EHF+FINAL4+players+show NEWS REPORT: Star players from the four participating teams and special guests will star in a game show-style event on 2 June at 18:00 CET, live on Facebook and YouTube Sun, 28 May 2017 17:50:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028732 28.05.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028732 Gensheimer: "You should never lean back" http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028730/Gensheimer%3a+%22You+should+never+lean+back%22 INTERVIEW: The Last of the German Mohicans speaks about goals, focus and PSG’s chances at the VELUX EHF FINAL4 Sun, 28 May 2017 15:40:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028730 28.05.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028730 Lazarov hopes for Macedonian support – in the final at last http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028728/Lazarov+hopes+for+Macedonian+support+%e2%80%93+in+the+final+at+last INTERVIEW: Barcelona's top scorer dreams of winning his second VELUX EHF FINAL4 trophy in Cologne, before he departs. Sun, 28 May 2017 11:30:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028728 28.05.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028728 Cupic: "We have not played our best game yet" http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028726/Cupic%3a+%22We+have+not+played+our+best+game+yet%22 BLOG: Right wing Ivan Cupic talks about Vardar's debut at the VELUX EHF FINAL4, and looks back to that miraculous victory with Kielce last season. Sat, 27 May 2017 19:10:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028726 27.05.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028726 Lékai: The four best teams reached Cologne in 2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028723/L%c3%a9kai%3a+The+four+best+teams+reached+Cologne+in+2017 INTERVIEW: Having already defended their domestic titles the Veszprém playmaker is now seeking the most prestigious trophy of all. Fri, 26 May 2017 16:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028723 26.05.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028723 VELUX EHF FINAL4 2018: How to buy your ticket http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028721/VELUX+EHF+FINAL4+2018%3a+How+to+buy+your+ticket NEWS REPORT: Ticket sale for the VELUX EHF FINAL4 2018 starts on 3/4 June at the LANXESS arena, followed by the online ticket sale on Monday, 5 June. Fri, 26 May 2017 13:16:05 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028721 26.05.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028721 Mem: From the French third division to the FINAL4 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028718/Mem%3a+From+the+French+third+division+to+the+FINAL4 FEATURE: 19-year old Dika Mem is looking forward to his first ever VELUX EHF FINAL4, after an incredible first season playing in the VELUX EHF Champions League with FC Barcelona Lassa. Fri, 26 May 2017 11:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028718 26.05.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028718 Dujshebaev dreams of lifting trophy before leaving Vardar http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028720/Dujshebaev+dreams+of+lifting+trophy+before+leaving+Vardar FEATURE: Playing his last two international matches for Vardar, Alex Dujshebaev eyes a triumphant farewell from the Macedonian club on their first visit to the VELUX EHF FINAL4. Thu, 25 May 2017 18:50:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028720 25.05.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028720 Syprzak: Counting down the days to Cologne http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028716/Syprzak%3a+Counting+down+the+days+to+Cologne BLOG: Barcelona line player Kamil Syprzak talks about his first trip to the VELUX EHF FINAL4 in Cologne, Polish handball and Spain’s domestic league. Thu, 25 May 2017 10:30:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028716 25.05.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028716 Mikler: Not looking back, just giving 120 per cent http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028714/Mikler%3a+Not+looking+back%2c+just+giving+120+per+cent INTERVIEW: Veszprém’s goalkeeper hopes for frenetic support and a trophy for Sabaté at the VELUX EHF FINAL4 in Cologne. Wed, 24 May 2017 17:20:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028714 24.05.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028714 Luc Abalo seeks first FINAL4 success http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028713/Luc+Abalo+seeks+first+FINAL4+success FEATURE: On his fifth visit to Cologne, PSG right wing Luc Abalo hopes to finally lift the coveted trophy at the VELUX EHF FINAL4. Wed, 24 May 2017 10:10:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028713 24.05.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028713 The VELUX Group: Eight years of sponsorship success http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028710/The+VELUX+Group%3a+Eight+years+of+sponsorship+success NEWS REPORT: SportBusiness, one of the leading publications on the sports business market, has published a case study of the VELUX Group’s successful title sponsorship of the VELUX EHF Champions League Tue, 23 May 2017 16:12:27 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028710 23.05.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028710 Prepare your trip to the VELUX EHF FINAL4 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028708/Prepare+your+trip+to+the+VELUX+EHF+FINAL4 NEWS REPORT: Find all the information needed to prepare your trip to the VELUX EHF FINAL4 in Cologne on 3/4 June 2017. Mon, 22 May 2017 16:27:30 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028708 22.05.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028708 Varzaru calls it a day http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028653/Varzaru+calls+it+a+day FEATURE: Four-time winner of the Women’s EHF Champions League, Cristina Varzaru, announced her retirement at the end of the season. Sun, 21 May 2017 13:10:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028653 21.05.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028653 Final curtain for Gro Hammerseng-Edin http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028649/Final+curtain+for+Gro+Hammerseng-Edin FEATURE: For experienced Larvik star Gro Hammerseng-Edin and her spouse, Anja, the second leg of the Norwegian play-off final against Vipers will mark the end of their careers – and Gro knows it will be special. Sun, 21 May 2017 13:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028649 21.05.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028649 Handball’s tech future in the spotlight http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028650/Handball%e2%80%99s+tech+future+in+the+spotlight NEWS REPORT: Business event ahead of the VELUX EHF FINAL4 in Cologne brings together tech and handball experts to discuss how technology is set to revolutionise the sport in the future Fri, 19 May 2017 06:20:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028650 19.05.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028650 Polish coach Patryk Rombel signs 2-year deal with Zaporozhye http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028654/Polish+coach+Patryk+Rombel+signs+2-year+deal+with+Zaporozhye NEWS REPORT: One of the most promising young coaches from Poland has landed his first job abroad, moving to Ukraine to be in charge HC Motor Zaporozyhe next season. Thu, 18 May 2017 19:50:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028654 18.05.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028654 Final batch of tickets available to buy now http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028643/Final+batch+of+tickets+available+to+buy+now NEWS REPORT: Tickets are once again available for the VELUX EHF FINAL4 in Cologne, , following the return of tickets reserved for the four participating clubs Thu, 18 May 2017 10:58:19 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028643 18.05.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028643 Melanie C to perform three songs at the VELUX EHF FINAL4 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028641/Melanie+C+to+perform+three+songs+at+the+VELUX+EHF+FINAL4 NEWS REPORT: English pop star Melanie C will perform three songs on Sunday at the VELUX EHF FINAL4. Thu, 18 May 2017 09:07:02 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028641 18.05.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028641 #meetyourheroes at the VELUX EHF FINAL4 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028636/%23meetyourheroes+at+the+VELUX+EHF+FINAL4 NEWS REPORT: Get the chance to award your favourite handball team at the VELUX EHF FINAL4 in Cologne. Tue, 16 May 2017 11:04:40 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028636 16.05.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028636 Last two weeks to choose your All-star team http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028634/Last+two+weeks+to+choose+your+All-star+team NEWS REPORT: Only until Tuesday 30 May fans can cast their online ballots for the VELUX EHF Champions League All-star team presented by Salming Mon, 15 May 2017 10:53:23 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028634 15.05.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028634 Millions tune in as TIPPMIX EHF FINAL4 hailed a success http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028621/Millions+tune+in+as+TIPPMIX+EHF+FINAL4+hailed+a+success Sold-out arena, global TV audience and a spectacular atmosphere as fans from Hungary, Montenegro, Romania and FYR Macedonia celebrate season highpoint in Budapest Thu, 11 May 2017 12:56:43 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028621 11.05.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028621 Geipel and Helbig to officiate final at VELUX EHF FINAL4 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028615/Geipel+and+Helbig+to+officiate+final+at+VELUX+EHF+FINAL4 NEWS REPORT: German referees will be in charge of the last game of the 2016/17 club season Wed, 10 May 2017 17:37:51 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028615 10.05.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028615 Five talking points after the incredible TIPPMIX EHF FINAL4 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028612/Five+talking+points+after+the+incredible+TIPPMIX+EHF+FINAL4 TALKING-POINTS: There were so many talking points that we decided to break from our typical format: here, we present the five most important personalities from the thriller in Budapest. Tue, 09 May 2017 13:39:55 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028612 09.05.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028612 Champions' celebrations continued long in Győr http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028610/Champions%27+celebrations+continued+long+in+Gy%c5%91r FEATURE: The new title holders were given a rousing welcome home by fans as pouring champagne took centre stage to celebrate Győr's third EHF Champions League title in five years. Mon, 08 May 2017 14:29:45 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028610 08.05.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028610 EHF President: "Handball feels at home in Budapest" http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028608/EHF+President%3a+%22Handball+feels+at+home+in+Budapest%22 FEATURE: The sold-out Papp László Sportaréna, the joy of the fans: EHF President Michael Wiederer believes the TIPPMIX EHF FINAL4 event is going in the right direction. Mon, 08 May 2017 10:17:47 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028608 08.05.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028608 Penezic finishes as top scorer, Groot takes MVP award http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028585/Penezic+finishes+as+top+scorer%2c+Groot+takes+MVP+award NEWS REPORT: The Croatian finished just two goals shy of 100, Groot admitted they had to sweat bullets for the title but it was all worth it. Sun, 07 May 2017 21:33:10 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028585 07.05.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028585 Györ clinch third trophy in five years after thrilling overtime http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028588/Gy%c3%b6r+clinch+third+trophy+in+five+years+after+thrilling+overtime FINAL MATCH REVIEW: The Hungarian champions ascended to the European club throne after beating HC Vardar in extra-time of the final game of the EHF Champions League 2016/17 season Sun, 07 May 2017 19:39:08 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028588 07.05.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028588 Pálinger: Great honour to host the most prestigious event http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028556/P%c3%a1linger%3a+Great+honour+to+host+the+most+prestigious+event INTERVIEW: Once a world class goalkeeper Katalin Pálinger is now working to further improve the TIPPMIX EHF FINAL4 as vice president of the Hungarian Handball Federation Sun, 07 May 2017 18:25:09 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028556 07.05.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028556 Title holders claim bronze against young Buducnost http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028575/Title+holders+claim+bronze+against+young+Buducnost 3/4 PLACEMENT MATCH: CSM Bucuresti won the third-place game as Dragan Adzic threw his youngsters to the deep end. Bella Gulldén was once again sensational. Sun, 07 May 2017 17:08:38 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028575 07.05.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028575 Future stars take the FINAL4 stage http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028565/Future+stars+take+the+FINAL4+stage FEATURE: Junior national teams’ mini FINAL4 completed an amazing week of handball in Budapest Sun, 07 May 2017 15:32:16 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028565 07.05.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028565 Clash of giants: the best attack takes on the best defence in the final http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028553/Clash+of+giants%3a+the+best+attack+takes+on+the+best+defence+in+the+final FINAL PREVIEW: Vardar broke the curse and reached their first Champions League final but can they pull off yet another offensive masterpiece against the notorious Györ defence? Sun, 07 May 2017 11:02:23 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028553 07.05.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028553 Third-place match is about more than bronze medals http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028549/Third-place+match+is+about+more+than+bronze+medals 3/4 PLACEMENT MATCH: Having lost the semi-finals title holders CSM Bucuresti and Buducnost can be disappointed but there is still a lot left to fight for. Sun, 07 May 2017 09:47:43 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028549 07.05.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028549 Vardar sweep title holders aside in the highest scoring FINAL4 game http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028540/Vardar+sweep+title+holders+aside+in+the+highest+scoring+FINAL4+game SEMI-FINAL REVIEW: The Macedonian champions frustrated CSM Bucuresti by playing breathtaking attacking handball and reached their first ever Champions League final. Sat, 06 May 2017 19:45:06 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028540 06.05.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028540 Görbicz leads Györ to the final after defensive masterpiece http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028523/G%c3%b6rbicz+leads+Gy%c3%b6r+to+the+final+after+defensive+masterpiece SEMI-FINAL REVIEW: Kari Aalvik Grimsbø and the massive Györ wall proved too strong for Buducnost Sat, 06 May 2017 17:18:02 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028523 06.05.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028523 Bulatovic and Varzaru fight for their fifth trophies http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028365/Bulatovic+and+Varzaru+fight+for+their+fifth+trophies FEATURE: There will be 12 multiple EHF Champions League winners on court and two on the benches at the TIPPMIX EHF FINAL4 in Budapest. Sat, 06 May 2017 10:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028365 06.05.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028365 Players claim everything will be different this year http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028501/Players+claim+everything+will+be+different+this+year FEATURE: The best players of Europe’s elite teams shared their thoughts with journalists in the media call. Fri, 05 May 2017 21:40:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028501 05.05.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028501 The FINAL4 classic: Györ versus Buducnost http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028388/The+FINAL4+classic%3a+Gy%c3%b6r+versus+Buducnost SEMI-FINAL PREVIEW: The clash of two Women’s EHF Champions League heavyweights is already a FINAL4 classic, and their 11th meeting promises to be just as thrilling as those that came before it. Fri, 05 May 2017 16:50:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028388 05.05.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028388 Vardar aim to take revenge on CSM for last year’s semi-final http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028398/Vardar+aim+to+take+revenge+on+CSM+for+last+year%e2%80%99s+semi-final SEMI-FINAL PREVIEW: The Macedonian powerhouse has performed better than CSM so far this season, however, Vardar were also favourites in 2016: the year that the outfit from Bucharest clinched the title. Fri, 05 May 2017 16:50:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028398 05.05.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028398 VELUX EHF FINAL4: Media accreditation deadline extended http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028485/VELUX+EHF+FINAL4%3a+Media+accreditation+deadline+extended Final call for media representatives looking to cover the VELUX EHF FINAL4. The deadline for media accreditations has been extended to Monday, 8 May 2017 Fri, 05 May 2017 13:55:22 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028485 05.05.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028485 Fans, media and coaches had their say: These are the Women's EHF Champions League All-stars http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028473/Fans%2c+media+and+coaches+had+their+say%3a+These+are+the+Women%27s+EHF+Champions+League+All-stars NEWS REPORT: 25.000 fans, 700 journalists and five big coaching names of European handball had their say on this season's selection of greatest players Fri, 05 May 2017 10:30:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028473 05.05.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028473 Increased TV interest for TIPPMIX EHF FINAL4 tops off positive season http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028470/Increased+TV+interest+for+TIPPMIX+EHF+FINAL4+tops+off+positive+season MEDIA STATEMENT: 21 television stations are set to broadcast the event to more than 55 territories, the biggest potential audience since the 2013/14 season. Fri, 05 May 2017 10:20:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028470 05.05.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028470 Handball festival and Junior FINAL4 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028460/Handball+festival+and+Junior+FINAL4 NEWS REPORT: Already before the start of the TIPPMIX EHF FINAL4 a lot of action is going on at the Heroe' Square with a big handball festival and the start of the Junior FINAL4 Thu, 04 May 2017 23:03:34 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028460 04.05.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028460 Where to follow the TIPPMIX EHF FINAL4 2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028456/Where+to+follow+the+TIPPMIX+EHF+FINAL4+2017 NEWS REPORT: Fans have a lot of possibilities to follow the TIPPMIX EHF FINAL4, including the live blog on ehffinal4.com that already started on Thursday. Thu, 04 May 2017 22:56:22 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028456 04.05.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028456 Title holders arrive first to taste handball action in Budapest http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028466/Title+holders+arrive+first+to+taste+handball+action+in+Budapest FEATURE: Last year’s finalists were the first two teams to arrive and both teams immediately headed to the FINAL4 venue, the Papp László Sportarena. Thu, 04 May 2017 22:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028466 04.05.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028466 Neagu and Perez de Vargas the players to watch at the FINAL4 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028455/Neagu+and+Perez+de+Vargas+the+players+to+watch+at+the+FINAL4 NEWS REPORT: Cristina Neagu and Gonzalo Perez de Vargas receive the Player of the Month awards as they lead Buducnost and Barcelona to their respective EHF FINAL4 events. Thu, 04 May 2017 17:50:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028455 04.05.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028455 Isabelle Gulldén: CSM’s stalwart who plays with a smile http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028443/Isabelle+Gulld%c3%a9n%3a+CSM%e2%80%99s+stalwart+who+plays+with+a+smile Try to find a picture Isabelle Gulldén with a sad expression on her face. A small hint before starting this quest: you will hardly find any. The Swedish star has an infectious smile and her attitude rubs off on her teammates Thu, 04 May 2017 12:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028443 04.05.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028443 Ambros Martín: Coaching Győr is special http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028448/Ambros+Mart%c3%adn%3a+Coaching+Gy%c5%91r+is+special INTERVIEW: Győri Audi ETO coach Ambros Martín talks about why he feels at home in Győr, dealing with the absence of Heidi Löke and what he thinks of the FINAL4 format. Thu, 04 May 2017 09:40:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028448 04.05.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028448 Quick-fire round: Who will raise the trophy? http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028447/Quick-fire+round%3a+Who+will+raise+the+trophy%3f PASS THE BALL: Five journalists, five different views on which team will lift the TIPPMIX EHF FINAL4 trophy in Budapest. Thu, 04 May 2017 09:20:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028447 04.05.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028447 Reflecting on Anita Görbicz’s route from young fan to local legend in Győr http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028441/Reflecting+on+Anita+G%c3%b6rbicz%e2%80%99s+route+from+young+fan+to+local+legend+in+Gy%c5%91r Anita Görbicz is a happy woman. One of the best playmakers in the history of the game lives in her hometown and at the age of 33 Győr’s legendary skipper believes she is exactly where she is supposed to be. Wed, 03 May 2017 17:59:59 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028441 03.05.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028441 Buducnost coach Adzic: Defence always decides http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028440/Buducnost+coach+Adzic%3a+Defence+always+decides INTERVIEW: Dragan Adzic has been present at all 16 meetings of Buducnost and Györi Audi ETO KC since the 2005/06 season. He speaks to ehfCL.com as they prepare to play each other again, at the 2017 TIPPMIX EHF FINAL4. Wed, 03 May 2017 17:38:16 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028440 03.05.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028440 Camilla Herrem: Vardar’s potential missing piece from the puzzle http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028437/Camilla+Herrem%3a+Vardar%e2%80%99s+potential+missing+piece+from+the+puzzle FEATURE: Camilla Herrem's teamwork, experience and speed could well be what HC Vardar need to break their bronze medal curse Tue, 02 May 2017 19:30:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028437 02.05.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028437 Last chance to buy VELUX EHF FINAL4 2017 tickets http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028435/Last+chance+to+buy+VELUX+EHF+FINAL4+2017+tickets With a month to go before the final highlight of the men's VELUX EHF Champions League season in Cologne, a further batch of tickets is set to go on sale via the event’s official website, ehfFINAL4.com Tue, 02 May 2017 17:44:10 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028435 02.05.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028435 Fresh look for EHF FINAL4 website http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028432/Fresh+look+for+EHF+FINAL4+website NEWS REPORT: VELUX EHF FINAL4 draw event signals first step in roll-out of a new online presence for the European Handball Federation Tue, 02 May 2017 15:13:58 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028432 02.05.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028432 Official EHF Champions League match balls revealed http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028430/Official+EHF+Champions+League+match+balls+revealed NEWS REPORT: New dynamic design for official match balls to be used at TIPPMIX EHF FINAL4 in Budapest and VELUX EHF FINAL4 in Cologne for the first time Tue, 02 May 2017 13:06:30 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028430 02.05.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028430 VELUX EHF FINAL4 semi-final clashes drawn in Cologne http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028427/VELUX+EHF+FINAL4+semi-final+clashes+drawn+in+Cologne NEWS REPORT: The four remaining teams in this season’s VELUX EHF Champions League finally know their fate following the draw event in Cologne on Tuesday, 2 May 2017 Tue, 02 May 2017 12:49:31 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028427 02.05.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028427 VELUX EHF FINAL4 merchandise now available to buy http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028424/VELUX+EHF+FINAL4+merchandise+now+available+to+buy NEWS REPORT: The official merchandising range for this year’s VELUX EHF FINAL4 has been launched and is available to buy now online. Tue, 02 May 2017 12:31:04 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028424 02.05.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028424 Neagu: an inspiration, a role model, a mentor http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028420/Neagu%3a+an+inspiration%2c+a+role+model%2c+a+mentor FEATURE: The Romanian superstar finds herself back on top in pursuit of her second title, dealing with the role of mentor and looking ahead to her homecoming next season Mon, 01 May 2017 20:14:08 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028420 01.05.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028420 Things we know after the quarter-finals http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028419/Things+we+know+after+the+quarter-finals FEATURE: Vardar celebrate history, PSG and Veszprém face quarter-final tests, and for the first time ever, only one German will take the court in Cologne. Mon, 01 May 2017 17:40:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028419 01.05.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028419 10,868 goals, FINAL4 debutants, and three Spanish coaches http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028418/10%2c868+goals%2c+FINAL4+debutants%2c+and+three+Spanish+coaches FACTS AND FIGURES: All numbers you need to know before the VELUX EHF FINAL4 2017 draw in Cologne on Tuesday. Mon, 01 May 2017 15:03:38 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028418 01.05.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028418 Semi-final pairings of the VELUX EHF FINAL4 to be drawn on Tuesday http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028416/Semi-final+pairings+of+the+VELUX+EHF+FINAL4+to+be+drawn+on+Tuesday DRAW PREVIEW: FC Barcelona Lassa, Telekom Veszprem, Paris-Saint Germain Handball and HC Vardar will learn the penultimate obstacle on the way to glory. Mon, 01 May 2017 10:27:33 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028416 01.05.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028416 Veszprem stage magnificent fightback in France http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028413/Veszprem+stage+magnificent+fightback+in+France QUARTER-FINAL REVIEW: Down and out of the competition at half-time, Telekom Veszprem rise up to beat Montpellier HB 56:48 on aggregate. Sun, 30 Apr 2017 21:22:48 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028413 30.04.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028413 Dibirova: Every coach dreams of working with world class players http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028400/Dibirova%3a+Every+coach+dreams+of+working+with+world+class+players INTERVIEW: ehfcl.com talks to one of the greatest players in women's handball, who is now aiming to become the first woman to win the Champions League as both a player and a coach. Sun, 30 Apr 2017 12:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028400 30.04.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028400 Paris feel the pressure but clinch FINAL4 berth http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028411/Paris+feel+the+pressure+but+clinch+FINAL4+berth QUARTER-FINAL REVIEW: PSG trail by four goals in the second half before turning the tables to finish with a draw against Szeged and a three-goal aggregate win. Sat, 29 Apr 2017 23:40:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028411 29.04.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028411 Perez de Vargas paves Barcelona’s way to Cologne http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028409/Perez+de+Vargas+paves+Barcelona%e2%80%99s+way+to+Cologne QUARTER-FINAL REVIEW: An extraordinary goalkeeping performance is the key as Barcelona take revenge against Kiel and book their sixth participation at the VELUX EHF FINAL4. Sat, 29 Apr 2017 21:50:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028409 29.04.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028409 Do or die in the temple of handball http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028405/Do+or+die+in+the+temple+of+handball FACE-TO-FACE: Teammates before, opponents now - Filip Jicha and Marko Vujin talk about the MOTW FC Barcelona Lassa vs THW Kiel and the shoot-out duel between them. Fri, 28 Apr 2017 17:48:11 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028405 28.04.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028405 Montpellier hope for another magic night in Bougnol http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028402/Montpellier+hope+for+another+magic+night+in+Bougnol QUARTER-FINAL PREVIEW: After their three-goal defeat at Veszprém, Montpellier have their eyes still set on Cologne ahead of Sunday's return game. Fri, 28 Apr 2017 09:20:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028402 28.04.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028402 Vardar make history and a whole country jump for joy http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028401/Vardar+make+history+and+a+whole+country+jump+for+joy QUARTER-FINAL REVIEW: Zdravo, Cologne! Vardar book their first ever VELUX FINAL4 ticket by demolishing Flensburg on home ground. Thu, 27 Apr 2017 22:10:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028401 27.04.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028401 PSG look to secure FINAL4 berth on home court http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028399/PSG+look+to+secure+FINAL4+berth+on+home+court QUARTER-FINAL PREVIEW: Although PSG are three goals up after the first leg, Szeged are not out of the competition just yet. Thu, 27 Apr 2017 17:37:53 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028399 27.04.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028399 MOTW: Barca hope for a magic night, Kiel count on statistics http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028397/MOTW%3a+Barca+hope+for+a+magic+night%2c+Kiel+count+on+statistics QUARTER-FINAL PREVIEW: The Catalans host the Germans, starting the last MOTW of the season with a two-goal deficit from the first leg. Thu, 27 Apr 2017 16:18:21 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028397 27.04.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028397 Grab your last chance to be at the TIPPMIX EHF FINAL4 2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028395/Grab+your+last+chance+to+be+at+the+TIPPMIX+EHF+FINAL4+2017 NEWS REPORT: There are only a few hundred tickets left for the final weekend of the WOMEN’S EHF Champions League as the highlight of European women’s club handball in Budapest is almost sold out Thu, 27 Apr 2017 12:41:31 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028395 27.04.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028395 The VELUX EHF Champions League All-Star team nominees profiles http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028315/The+VELUX+EHF+Champions+League+All-Star+team+nominees+profiles OVERVIEW: Get to know all nominees profiles of the VELUX EHF Champions League 2016/17 All-star team presented by Salming Thu, 27 Apr 2017 11:10:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028315 27.04.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028315 All-star team vote opens as 50 nominees await fans’ support http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028392/All-star+team+vote+opens+as+50+nominees+await+fans%e2%80%99+support NEWS REPORT: Fans can cast their online ballots in the vote, which is for the first time presented by Salming, the competition’s official partner. Thu, 27 Apr 2017 10:50:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028392 27.04.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028392 A man on a mission http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028387/A+man+on+a+mission INTERVIEW: Per Johansson is CSM’s man of the hour, as the Swedish coach ushered the title holders back into form after an underwhelming 2016/17 campaign – just in time. Thu, 27 Apr 2017 09:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028387 27.04.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028387 Hammer and anvil http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028390/Hammer+and+anvil BLOG: The quarter-final clash between Kiel and Barcelona resembles a blacksmith. ehfTV.com commentator Tom O'Brannagain insists the winner has to be both the hammer and the anvil. Wed, 26 Apr 2017 23:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028390 26.04.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028390 Draw at the heart of Cologne http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028385/Draw+at+the+heart+of+Cologne NEWS REPORT: The Steigenberger hotel will be the new location for the VELUX EHF FINAL4 2017 draw. Wed, 26 Apr 2017 22:20:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028385 26.04.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028385 Vardar look to emulate their women and grab a FINAL4 spot http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028389/Vardar+look+to+emulate+their+women+and+grab+a+FINAL4+spot QUARTER-FINAL PREVIEW: The Macedonian side start with a two-goal advantage on home ground against Flensburg - but the German side are full of confidence too. Wed, 26 Apr 2017 16:50:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028389 26.04.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028389 Dolenec puts Cologne in sights ahead of Montpellier exit http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028384/Dolenec+puts+Cologne+in+sights+ahead+of+Montpellier+exit FEATURE: Soon to leave for Barcelona, Jure Dolenec is hoping for a fairytale exit from Montpellier as the French side fight for a place in the VELUX EHF FINAL4 at the weekend. Tue, 25 Apr 2017 14:20:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028384 25.04.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028384 Referees nominated for the TIPPMIX EHF FINAL4 2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028381/Referees+nominated+for+the+TIPPMIX+EHF+FINAL4+2017 NEWS REPORT: Danish referee pair Karina Christiansen and Line Hesseldal Hansen will whistle the final at the TIPPMIX EHF FINAL4 2017 Tue, 25 Apr 2017 09:19:27 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028381 25.04.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028381 Hoping for a new page in club history http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028383/Hoping+for+a+new+page+in+club+history FEATURE: Following an away win against 2014 champions Flensburg in the first-leg quarter-final, Vardar are in a strong position to qualify for their maiden VELUX EHF FINAL4. Tue, 25 Apr 2017 08:50:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028383 25.04.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028383 Things we know after the first legs of the quarter-final http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028379/Things+we+know+after+the+first+legs+of+the+quarter-final TALKING POINTS: What did we learn from the first legs of the 2016/17 VELUX EHF Champions League Quarter-final? Mon, 24 Apr 2017 16:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028379 24.04.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028379 Last MOTW of the season goes to Palau Blaugrana http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028376/Last+MOTW+of+the+season+goes+to+Palau+Blaugrana NEWS REPORT: The 2016/17 MOTW series could hardly feature a more prestigious pairing than a clash between the two most decorated teams of the European top flight Mon, 24 Apr 2017 13:15:52 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028376 24.04.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028376 Kiel win giant’s battle, but Barca still can hope for Cologne http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028374/Kiel+win+giant%e2%80%99s+battle%2c+but+Barca+still+can+hope+for+Cologne QUARTER-FINAL REVIEW: Thanks to 10 Vujin goals, THW Kiel record their second successive home quarter-final win over FC Barcelona Sun, 23 Apr 2017 20:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028374 23.04.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028374 The best attack beat the best defence in Szeged http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028373/The+best+attack+beat+the+best+defence+in+Szeged QUARTER-FINAL REVIEW: It was a balanced game between MOL-Pick Szeged and PSG Handball but the visitors controlled the match from the first to the last minute. Sun, 23 Apr 2017 19:40:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028373 23.04.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028373 Relentless Montpellier keep hopes alive in Veszprém http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028370/Relentless+Montpellier+keep+hopes+alive+in+Veszpr%c3%a9m QUARTER-FINAL REVIEW: Veszprém lead throughout the match but the French side stay focused and keep the 2016 runners-up to a three-goal difference at the end of the first leg. Sat, 22 Apr 2017 20:10:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028370 22.04.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028370 MOTW: Vardar take huge step towards Cologne http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028369/MOTW%3a+Vardar+take+huge+step+towards+Cologne QUARTER-FINAL REVIEW: Vardar earn a 26:24 win at Flensburg in Saturday's Match of the Week thanks to 19 Sterbik saves but the Macedonian team let a seven-goal lead slip away. Sat, 22 Apr 2017 18:40:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028369 22.04.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028369 Gajič has mixed emotions ahead of Montpellier quarter-final http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028364/Gaji%c4%8d+has+mixed+emotions+ahead+of+Montpellier+quarter-final FEATURE: Dragan Gajič came close to reaching the VELUX EHF FINAL4 before. Now the Slovenian right wing gets another chance with Veszprém as they face one of Gajič’s former clubs, Montpellier, in the quarter-finals. Fri, 21 Apr 2017 12:52:42 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028364 21.04.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028364 Clash of the titans as Kiel host Barcelona http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028361/Clash+of+the+titans+as+Kiel+host+Barcelona QUARTER-FINAL PREVIEW: Kiel host Barcelona on Sunday in a repeat of last year's quarter-final tie. Fri, 21 Apr 2017 11:10:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028361 21.04.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028361 PSG’s prolific attack out to break Szeged’s solid defence http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028360/PSG%e2%80%99s+prolific+attack+out+to+break+Szeged%e2%80%99s+solid+defence QUARTER-FINAL PREVIEW: Szeged, the team with the fewest goals conceded in the VELUX EHF Champions League, will take on PSG, the team with the most goals scored so far in the tournament. Fri, 21 Apr 2017 08:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028360 21.04.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028360 Veszprém must take Montpellier threat seriously http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028356/Veszpr%c3%a9m+must+take+Montpellier+threat+seriously QUARTER-FINAL PREVIEW: Veszprém were expecting Kielce to be their quarter-final opponents, but the French outfit proved them wrong and are eager to continue upsetting higher-rated teams. Thu, 20 Apr 2017 16:20:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028356 20.04.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028356 Bläck Fööss and Groovin Affairs to rock the Opening Party http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028354/Bl%c3%a4ck+F%c3%b6%c3%b6ss+and+Groovin+Affairs+to+rock+the+Opening+Party NEWS REPORT: The musical acts for the VELUX EHF FINAL4 Opening Party have been confirmed Thu, 20 Apr 2017 16:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028354 20.04.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028354 A birthday and a quarter-final for Luka Karabatic http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028352/A+birthday+and+a+quarter-final+for+Luka+Karabatic FEATURE: While turning 29 this week and still learning from the stars around him, Luka Karabatic reflects on the strengths of Paris SG ahead of their quarter-final against Szeged. Thu, 20 Apr 2017 12:47:48 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028352 20.04.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028352 Five reasons why Flensburg and Kiel will make it to Cologne http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028349/Five+reasons+why+Flensburg+and+Kiel+will+make+it+to+Cologne FIRST-HAND INSIGHT: Experience, history, competitions, tactics and some special situations will provide both German sides with a ticket to the VELUX EHF FINAL4 - according to a German ehfCL.com journalist. Thu, 20 Apr 2017 12:20:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028349 20.04.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028349 SG Flensburg-Handewitt hope for history to repeat, Vardar do not http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028350/SG+Flensburg-Handewitt+hope+for+history+to+repeat%2c+Vardar+do+not QUARTER-FINAL MOTW PREVIEW: On German soil, HC Vardar want to end their bad run of luck at this stage. Thu, 20 Apr 2017 11:05:57 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028350 20.04.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028350 Barca and PSG top pre-quarter-final Power Ranking http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028347/Barca+and+PSG+top+pre-quarter-final+Power+Ranking FEATURE: Ranking the best of the elite is always difficult, but this time putting these powerhouses in line was near impossible. Wed, 19 Apr 2017 16:30:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028347 19.04.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028347 Defending champions Bucuresti face Vardar at TIPPMIX EHF FINAL4 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028343/Defending+champions+Bucuresti+face+Vardar+at+TIPPMIX+EHF+FINAL4 NEWS REPORT: Women's handball at its best will be on display when the TIPPMIX EHF FINAL4 comes to Budapest on 6 and 7 May 2017. Tue, 18 Apr 2017 14:50:32 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028343 18.04.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028343 Official merchandise for TIPPMIX EHF FINAL4 launches http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028339/Official+merchandise+for+TIPPMIX+EHF+FINAL4+launches NEWS REPORT: All fans can get themselves the original Salming merchandise line for the season’s pinnacle event in Budapest Tue, 18 Apr 2017 13:20:59 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028339 18.04.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028339 Five talking points after the quarter-final second legs http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028337/Five+talking+points+after+the+quarter-final+second+legs TALKING-POINTS: We look at how the balance of power in women’s club handball continues to shift East, as yet again all TIPPMIX EHF FINAL4 contenders are from eastern countries. Also, we put together a team of the best players from the quarter-finals. Mon, 17 Apr 2017 16:04:38 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028337 17.04.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028337 It’s all about four http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028336/It%e2%80%99s+all+about+four FACTS AND FIGURES: Everything you need to know about the Women’s EHF Champions League Quarter-finals and the FINAL4 participants. Mon, 17 Apr 2017 09:20:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028336 17.04.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028336 Follow the TIPPMIX EHF FINAL4 2017 Draw live on 18 April http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028333/Follow+the+TIPPMIX+EHF+FINAL4+2017+Draw+live+on+18+April NEWS REPORT: World class players such as Line Jörgensen and Anita Görbicz will be present when the semi-finals for the TIPPMIX EHF FINAL4 2017 will be drawn on 18 April in Budapest Sun, 16 Apr 2017 22:18:14 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028333 16.04.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028333 Győr beat feisty Metz for FINAL4 place http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028332/Gy%c5%91r+beat+feisty+Metz+for+FINAL4+place QUARTER-FINAL REVIEW: The French team made last year's runners-up work hard but Győr eventually emerged as winners by a comfortable margin to make it through to Budapest. Sat, 15 Apr 2017 21:50:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028332 15.04.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028332 Buducnost make sure of FINAL4 place with emphatic win http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028330/Buducnost+make+sure+of+FINAL4+place+with+emphatic+win QUARTER-FINAL REVIEW: Buducnost are ready for their fourth straight TIPPMIX EHF FINAL4 after another clear win against Larvik. Sat, 15 Apr 2017 19:20:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028330 15.04.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028330 Title holders back in Budapest as CSM prove too strong for FTC http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028329/Title+holders+back+in+Budapest+as+CSM+prove+too+strong+for+FTC QUARTER-FINAL REVIEW: CSM Bucuresti beat Ferencváros in Budapest to reach the TIPPMIX EHF FINAL4 as the defending champions controlled the second leg from start to finish. Sat, 15 Apr 2017 19:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028329 15.04.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028329 Stirring win gives Vardar another FINAL4 spot http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028328/Stirring+win+gives+Vardar+another+FINAL4+spot QUARTER-FINAL REVIEW: Vardar earned their fourth consecutive FINAL4 berth after an emotional roller-coaster against FCM. Sat, 15 Apr 2017 18:40:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028328 15.04.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028328 Fourth time lucky for Vardar? http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028326/Fourth+time+lucky+for+Vardar%3f QUARTER-FINAL PREVIEW: Vardar are eyeing their fourth consecutive TIPPMIX EHF FINAL 4 berth, after winning their quarter-final first leg against FCM, 28:26. Fri, 14 Apr 2017 22:29:32 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028326 14.04.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028326 Györ aim to maintain unbeaten home record for FINAL4 ticket http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028321/Gy%c3%b6r+aim+to+maintain+unbeaten+home+record+for+FINAL4+ticket QUARTER-FINAL PREVIEW: Györ dropped only one point at home this season, so Metz must produce their best away performance to hold on to the one-goal advantage earned in the first leg. Fri, 14 Apr 2017 08:40:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028321 14.04.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028321 50 days - 50 tickets for the VELUX EHF FINAL4 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028319/50+days+-+50+tickets+for+the+VELUX+EHF+FINAL4 NEWS REPORT: Take the chance to buy two of the few remaining tickets and be part of the VELUX EHF FINAL4 2017. Thu, 13 Apr 2017 15:09:50 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028319 13.04.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028319 Buducnost flying to Norway to finish the job http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028318/Buducnost+flying+to+Norway+to+finish+the+job QUARTER-FINAL PREVIEW: Buducnost right back Katarina Bulatovic and Larvik coach Tor Odvar Moen agree that the second leg between the two teams is somewhat a formality. Thu, 13 Apr 2017 14:25:35 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028318 13.04.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028318 Title holders CSM out to defend five-goal advantage at Ferencváros http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028317/Title+holders+CSM+out+to+defend+five-goal+advantage+at+Ferencv%c3%a1ros QUARTER-FINAL PREVIEW: FTC’s home arena is 300 metres from the venue of the TIPPMIX EHF FINAL4 in Budapest but there is a long way to go for CSM Bucuresti against the Hungarian team Thu, 13 Apr 2017 13:40:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028317 13.04.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028317 Broch switches off Metz friendship in FINAL4 quest http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028314/Broch+switches+off+Metz+friendship+in+FINAL4+quest FEATURE: Györ line player Yvette Broch is eager to help the Hungarian champions make up a one-goal deficit in Saturday's second leg of their quarter-final against her former club, Metz. Wed, 12 Apr 2017 12:55:57 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028314 12.04.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028314 Kovacsics: Indiscipline cost us dearly but everything is open http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028313/Kovacsics%3a+Indiscipline+cost+us+dearly+but+everything+is+open FEATURE: Eleven (or ten?) goals from Ferencváros playmaker Anikó Kovacsics was not enough but the ex-Györ player believes they can turn the tide at home. Wed, 12 Apr 2017 12:40:51 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028313 12.04.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028313 The extraordinary fate of Buducnost and Larvik http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028312/The+extraordinary+fate+of+Buducnost+and+Larvik FIRST-HAND INSIGHT: There was a lot of symbolism when Buducnost met Larvik at the Moraca Hall in Podgorica, Montenegro on Sunday (9 April). Tue, 11 Apr 2017 15:17:50 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028312 11.04.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028312 Quarter-final's Match of the Week goes to Flensburg http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028298/Quarter-final%27s+Match+of+the+Week+goes+to+Flensburg NEWS REPORT: The Match of the Week for VELUX EHF Champions League quarter-final's first leg takes place in Northern Germany, when Flensburg host HC Vardar. Tue, 11 Apr 2017 14:10:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028298 11.04.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028298 Five talking points after the first quarter-final leg http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028311/Five+talking+points+after+the+first+quarter-final+leg NEWS REPORT: Buducnost are reaching top form, Vardar need just a small step and so do Győr, while title holders and FTC go all in for a place in Budapest. Mon, 10 Apr 2017 15:58:22 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028311 10.04.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028311 Injury-ridden Larvik suffer devastating defeat in Podgorica http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028308/Injury-ridden+Larvik+suffer+devastating+defeat+in+Podgorica QUARTER-FINAL REVIEW: Larvik could only field nine court players in Podgorica, so Buducnost took a huge step towards the TIPPMIX EHF FINAL4. Sun, 09 Apr 2017 22:19:46 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028308 09.04.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028308 Metz snatch last-minute victory against Györ http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028307/Metz+snatch+last-minute+victory+against+Gy%c3%b6r QUARTER-FINAL REVIEW: Metz narrowly defeat Györ 32:31 after a last-minute goal from Ana Gros. Sun, 09 Apr 2017 21:52:40 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028307 09.04.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028307 Vardar survive Midtjylland's courageous comeback http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028306/Vardar+survive+Midtjylland%27s+courageous+comeback QUARTER-FINAL REVIEW: HC Vardar were leading by seven goals away against FC Midtjylland, but had to be content with a two-goal win in the end. Sun, 09 Apr 2017 19:31:56 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028306 09.04.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028306 Scrappy win sees CSM take five-goal advantage http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028299/Scrappy+win+sees+CSM+take+five-goal+advantage QUARTER-FINAL REVIEW: The title holders are taking a five-goal lead into the away leg, after a scrappy win. Fri, 07 Apr 2017 21:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028299 07.04.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028299 Former champions clash for a ticket to Budapest http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028296/Former+champions+clash+for+a+ticket+to+Budapest QUARTER-FINAL PREVIEW: Before a huge number of stars leave, Larvik and Buducnost are aiming to remain in the race for the trophy. Fri, 07 Apr 2017 13:46:32 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028296 07.04.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028296 Metz feel no pressure before first leg against Györ http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028290/Metz+feel+no+pressure+before+first+leg+against+Gy%c3%b6r QUARTER-FINAL PREVIEW: Metz are looking to continue their run of strong home performances on Sunday, in the first leg of their quarter-final tie against Hungarian powerhouse Györ Fri, 07 Apr 2017 08:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028290 07.04.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028290 Expert hangout featuring Ana Gros on Friday http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028293/Expert+hangout+featuring+Ana+Gros+on+Friday NEWS REPORT: Tune in at 12:15 CET on 7 April to enjoy an in-depth chat on the Women's EHF Champions League with handball journalists around Europe and Metz's Slovenian right back Thu, 06 Apr 2017 17:10:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028293 06.04.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028293 Midtjylland put faith in home ground statistic http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028273/Midtjylland+put+faith+in+home+ground+statistic MATCH PREVIEW: FC Midtjylland coach Kristian Kristensen and HC Vardar playmaker Andrea Lekic agree that Vardar are favourites, but also that Midtjylland's strong performances at home may play a part. Thu, 06 Apr 2017 17:10:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028273 06.04.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028273 Get your ticket for the VELUX EHF FINAL4 Opening Party http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028291/Get+your+ticket+for+the+VELUX+EHF+FINAL4+Opening+Party NEWS REPORT: Save your ticket for the VELUX EHF FINAL4 Opening Party and celebrate together with handball fans from all over the world on 2 June in Cologne. Thu, 06 Apr 2017 16:06:28 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028291 06.04.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028291 A new challenge for CSM http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028278/A+new+challenge+for+CSM QUARTER-FINAL PREVIEW: New coach Per Johansson aims to emulate CSM’s success last season, as the Romanian side prepare to face newly crowned Hungarian Cup champions FTC on the hunt for their second FINAL4 berth. Thu, 06 Apr 2017 12:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028278 06.04.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028278 Goluža takes over Zagreb before heading to Tatran Prešov http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028275/Golu%c5%bea+takes+over+Zagreb+before+heading+to+Tatran+Pre%c5%a1ov NEWS REPORT: Tatran-bound Slavko Goluža will coach Zagreb for the remainder of the season, after Silvio Ivandija left the Croatian club by mutual consent on Monday. Wed, 05 Apr 2017 18:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028275 05.04.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028275 Ana Gros: "To beat Györ would be something incredible." http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028274/Ana+Gros%3a+%22To+beat+Gy%c3%b6r+would+be+something+incredible.%22 INTERVIEW: Metz right back Ana Gros speaks to ehfCL.com ahead of the Women's EHF Champions League quarter-final clash against her former club Györ. Wed, 05 Apr 2017 16:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028274 05.04.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028274 Women’s EHF Champions League All-star team vote starts http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028271/Women%e2%80%99s+EHF+Champions+League+All-star+team+vote+starts NEWS REPORT: For the first time the online vote for the season's top female players will be presented by UNIQA Wed, 05 Apr 2017 11:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028271 05.04.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028271 All-star team nominees profiles http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028233/All-star+team+nominees+profiles OVERVIEW: Profiles of all nominees for the Women's EHF Champions League 2016/17 All-star team presented by UNIQA Wed, 05 Apr 2017 11:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028233 05.04.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028233 Ostergaard dreaming of a second FINAL4 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028266/Ostergaard+dreaming+of+a+second+FINAL4 INTERVIEW: FC Midtjylland's right wing Trine Ostergaard was part of the very first Women's EHF FINAL4. Now she is dreaming of a repeat, and believes in her team's chances of eliminating HC Vardar in the quarter-final. Tue, 04 Apr 2017 18:05:06 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028266 04.04.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028266 Best sport presenter of Germany to host the VELUX EHF FINAL4 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028268/Best+sport+presenter+of+Germany+to+host+the+VELUX+EHF+FINAL4 NEWS REPORT: Anett Sattler will return to the LANXESS arena in Cologne for the season highlight in June. Tue, 04 Apr 2017 17:17:13 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028268 04.04.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028268 Quarter-finals playing times announced http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028267/Quarter-finals+playing+times+announced NEWS REPORT: Matches in Flensburg and Veszprem will throw off the last stage before the VELUX EHF FINAL4 Tue, 04 Apr 2017 16:58:53 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028267 04.04.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028267 Four former winners, but no defending champions http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028261/Four+former+winners%2c+but+no+defending+champions FACTS AND FIGURES: Only five nations represented in the quarter-finals of the VELUX EHF Champions League, which in three of four pairings are re-matches of former quarter-finals. Tue, 04 Apr 2017 12:25:03 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028261 04.04.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028261 Coaching roulette: How CSM are trying to win the title again http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028260/Coaching+roulette%3a+How+CSM+are+trying+to+win+the+title+again FIRST HAND INSIGHT: Five different coaches have been in charge of CSM since the start of last season. In the Romanian club's latest move, Aurelian Rosca has been replaced by Per Johansson. Is this a winning formula for the defending champions? Mon, 03 Apr 2017 15:30:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028260 03.04.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028260 Things we know ahead of the quarter-finals http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028259/Things+we+know+ahead+of+the+quarter-finals TALKING POINTS: Now Kielce's reign has ended abruptly, eight quarter-finalists are eager to take the crown from the Polish side. The fight for a place in the VELUX EHF FINAL4 starts right here. Mon, 03 Apr 2017 14:20:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028259 03.04.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028259 Extremely shaken Flensburg cheat the gallows http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028254/Extremely+shaken+Flensburg+cheat+the+gallows LAST 16 REVIEW: Vranjes’ team turn a two-goal deficit against Brest into a ticket to the quarter-finals in the last four minutes. Sun, 02 Apr 2017 22:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028254 02.04.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028254 No chance to retain the trophy as Montpellier shine in Kielce http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028252/No+chance+to+retain+the+trophy+as+Montpellier+shine+in+Kielce LAST 16 REVIEW: Montpellier eliminate the 2016 champions and become the first Group C or D team to qualify for the quarter-finals. Sun, 02 Apr 2017 20:10:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028252 02.04.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028252 Szeged qualify for quarter-finals after first-half scare http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028251/Szeged+qualify+for+quarter-finals+after+first-half+scare LAST 16 REVIEW: Just like in the first leg, the Danish side control the first 30 minutes, but the Hungarian team advance to the next stage thanks to their excellent performance after the break. Sun, 02 Apr 2017 19:10:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028251 02.04.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028251 Veszprém cruise past Zagreb http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028248/Veszpr%c3%a9m+cruise+past+Zagreb LAST 16 REVIEW: A confident home victory against HC PPD Zagreb sends 2016 runners-up Veszprém through to the VELUX EHF Champions League Quarter-finals. Sat, 01 Apr 2017 21:10:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028248 01.04.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028248 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 20:30:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028247 01.04.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028247 No pressure on Silkeborg before Szeged showdown http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028246/No+pressure+on+Silkeborg+before+Szeged+showdown LAST 16 PREVIEW: The Hungarian side’s huge comeback in Denmark meant they are in a comfortable position, but Silkeborg have proven they can beat the top sides away from home. Fri, 31 Mar 2017 14:50:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028246 31.03.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028246 Zagreb out to repeat last year’s miracle in Veszprém http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028245/Zagreb+out+to+repeat+last+year%e2%80%99s+miracle+in+Veszpr%c3%a9m LAST 16 PREVIEW: The Croatian side find themselves in a similar situation to last year, but can they pull off another shock – this time against the 2016 runners-up? Fri, 31 Mar 2017 14:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028245 31.03.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028245 Brest’s 60 minutes to make history http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028242/Brest%e2%80%99s+60+minutes+to+make+history LAST 16 PREVIEW: After their close victory in the first leg at Brest, Flensburg are favourites to win at home Fri, 31 Mar 2017 08:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028242 31.03.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028242 Kiel bounce back against Löwen to reach quarter-final http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028241/Kiel+bounce+back+against+L%c3%b6wen+to+reach+quarter-final LAST 16 MATCH REVIEW: THW Kiel overturned a one-goal first leg deficit to beat Rhein-Neckar Löwen 50:49 on aggregate, booking them a quarter-final clash with Barcelona. Thu, 30 Mar 2017 22:13:31 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028241 30.03.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028241 Kielce facing Montpellier with their backs against the wall http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028240/Kielce+facing+Montpellier+with+their+backs+against+the+wall LAST 16 MOTW PREVIEW: Montpellier won by five goals at home against Kielce on Sunday (33:28), but face a tough challenge against the title holders. Thu, 30 Mar 2017 20:58:36 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028240 30.03.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028240 Ref cam to be used at the MOTW in Mannheim http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028239/Ref+cam+to+be+used+at+the+MOTW+in+Mannheim NEWS REPORT: Cutting-edge technology will mark its return to the VELUX EHF Champions League handball Thu, 30 Mar 2017 17:10:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028239 30.03.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028239 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 16:30:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028238 30.03.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028238 Melanie C to perform at VELUX EHF FINAL4 2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028236/Melanie+C+to+perform+at+VELUX+EHF+FINAL4+2017 NEWS REPORT: English star singer and former member of girl group Spice Girls will take stage in the LANXESS arena on the final day of the season Thu, 30 Mar 2017 12:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028236 30.03.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028236 One boss out, one questionable http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028235/One+boss+out%2c+one+questionable LAST 16 MOTW PREVIEW: THW Kiel will travel to play Rhein-Neckar Löwen without Duvnjak and Weinhold, while the team from Mannheim hope for Andy Schmid’s quick recovery. Wed, 29 Mar 2017 16:16:07 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028235 29.03.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028235 Playing times announced for TIPPMIX EHF FINAL4 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028230/Playing+times+announced+for+TIPPMIX+EHF+FINAL4 NEWS REPORT: The TIPPMIX EHF FINAL4 takes place on 6/7 May in Budapest, with the games throwing off at 15:15 hrs and 17:45 hrs on Saturday and on Sunday Wed, 29 Mar 2017 11:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028230 29.03.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028230 Diego Simonet is back just in time http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028227/Diego+Simonet+is+back+just+in+time FEATURE: The Argentinian centre back was crucial in Montpellier’s five-goal win against Kielce in the first-leg Last 16 clash, and coach Canayer hopes for more magic in the return leg. Wed, 29 Mar 2017 08:30:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028227 29.03.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028227 Pekeler: "A one-goal lead means nothing in handball" http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028226/Pekeler%3a+%22A+one-goal+lead+means+nothing+in+handball%22 INTERVIEW: Rhein-Neckar Löwen’s Hendrik Pekeler hopes his team have learnt from their unexpected elimination last year and will not make the same mistakes again – but knows the one-goal cushion after the first leg is nothing against THW Kiel. Tue, 28 Mar 2017 16:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028226 28.03.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028226 VELUX continues to bring light to Africa and handball to Malawi http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028225/VELUX+continues+to+bring+light+to+Africa+and+handball+to+Malawi FEATURE: The VELUX group, title sponsors of the VELUX EHF Champions League, is working hard to bring sustainable, reliable and affordable light to off-grid regions in Africa. Tue, 28 Mar 2017 14:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028225 28.03.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028225 Extra MOTW coverage awaits in the second leg http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028223/Extra+MOTW+coverage+awaits+in+the+second+leg NEWS REPORT: Two instead of one. Matches of the Week for Last 16 second leg will be Rhein-Neckar Löwen against Kiel and defending champions Kielce versus Montpellier. Mon, 27 Mar 2017 17:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028223 27.03.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028223 Kurtovic and Frafjord complete CSM's dream team http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028224/Kurtovic+and+Frafjord+complete+CSM%27s+dream+team NEWS REPORT: Amanda Kurtovic and Marit Frafjord have signed two-year contracts with the Women's EHF Champions League title holders. Mon, 27 Mar 2017 15:10:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028224 27.03.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028224 Szeged win by two after being six down http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028218/Szeged+win+by+two+after+being+six+down LAST 16 MATCH REVIEW: Danish side Bjerringbro-Silkeborg were leading the Hungarian side comfortably but Pick Szeged came back strongly to win 26:24. Sun, 26 Mar 2017 20:28:26 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028218 26.03.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028218 Montpellier comeback stuns Kielce http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028216/Montpellier+comeback+stuns+Kielce LAST 16 REVIEW: Four goals behind at one point, Montpellier pulled off an impressive comeback to upset defending champions Kielce by five in their Last 16 clash. Sun, 26 Mar 2017 20:10:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028216 26.03.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028216 Glandorf’s inflight-goal opens the gate for Flensburg narrowly http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028217/Glandorf%e2%80%99s+inflight-goal+opens+the+gate+for+Flensburg+narrowly LAST 16 MATCH REVIEW: Buzzer beater leaves brave fighting Meshkov Brest behind by one (26:25): 10,000th season goal by Lauge. Sun, 26 Mar 2017 18:38:15 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028217 26.03.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028217 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 23:30:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028215 25.03.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028215 Veszprém edge Zagreb and close in on quarter-finals http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028212/Veszpr%c3%a9m+edge+Zagreb+and+close+in+on+quarter-finals LAST 16 MATCH REVIEW: Hungarian giants Veszprém ground out a 23:22 win after a fascinating contest against Croatian rivals HC PPD Zagreb in the first leg of their Last 16 clash. Sat, 25 Mar 2017 20:40:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028212 25.03.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028212 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 Brest and Flensburg optimistic ahead of clash http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028193/Brest+and+Flensburg+optimistic+ahead+of+clash LAST 16 PREVIEW: HC Meshkov Brest and SG Flensburg-Handewitt will meet for the first time ever in the VELUX Champions League Fri, 24 Mar 2017 10:30:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028193 24.03.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028193 It's a family affair in Silkeborg http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028200/It%27s+a+family+affair+in+Silkeborg MATCH PREVIEW: The Slovenian brothers Sebastian and Stas Skube will go head-to-head when Bjerringbro-Silkeborg take on MOL-Pick Szeged in the first leg of the Last 16 on Sunday afternoon. Fri, 24 Mar 2017 08:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028200 24.03.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028200 Montpellier challenge the champions http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028205/Montpellier+challenge+the+champions LAST 16 PREVIEW: Montpellier HB will face last year's VELUX Champions League winners KS Vive Tauron Kielce in the Last 16 of the European top flight competition Thu, 23 Mar 2017 18:06:48 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028205 23.03.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028205 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 Zagreb out to produce another stunning upset http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028203/Zagreb+out+to+produce+another+stunning+upset LAST 16 PREVIEW: HC PPD Zagreb and Telekom Veszprem know each other very well and are expected to produce some fascinating action over two legs in their battle for a quarter-final berth. Thu, 23 Mar 2017 14:50:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028203 23.03.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028203 Playing times announced for VELUX EHF FINAL4 2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028201/Playing+times+announced+for+VELUX+EHF+FINAL4+2017 NEWS REPORT: Throw off times of all four games remain unchanged in the new edition. Thu, 23 Mar 2017 12:20:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028201 23.03.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028201 Lions tame the Zebras in narrow first leg victory http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028199/Lions+tame+the+Zebras+in+narrow+first+leg+victory LAST 16 REVIEW: Kiel lose at home by 25:24 against Rhein-Neckar Löwen, but a late charge saw them stay in contention for quarter-final spot Wed, 22 Mar 2017 21:09:27 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028199 22.03.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028199 PSG leapfrog Barcelona to top our Power Rankings http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028196/PSG+leapfrog+Barcelona+to+top+our+Power+Rankings FEATURE: As the knockout stage looms, we take a look at how last year’s FINAL4 participants fell in our rankings, while PSG overtook Barca Tue, 21 Mar 2017 23:26:18 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028196 21.03.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028196 Big name left handers on the move http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028162/Big+name+left+handers+on+the+move FEATURE: There are many major transfers in men’s handball for the 2017/18 season ahead of the VELUX Champions League Last 16 Tue, 21 Mar 2017 12:46:24 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028162 21.03.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028162 A German duel throws off the Last 16 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028160/A+German+duel+throws+off+the+Last+16 LAST 16 PREVIEW: THW Kiel and Rhein-Neckar Löwen open the knock-out stage of the VELUX EHF Champions League on Wednesday Mon, 20 Mar 2017 13:27:04 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028160 20.03.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028160 Meshkov Brest: The young club chasing Champions League glory http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028158/Meshkov+Brest%3a+The+young+club+chasing+Champions+League+glory FEATURE: Meshkov Brest have reached the EHF Champions League Last 16 for the second straight season, but the Belarusian club’s ambitions extend much further. Mon, 20 Mar 2017 09:10:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028158 20.03.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028158 Best 7 - Kielce, PSG, Barcelona and Veszprem dominate http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028155/Best+7+-+Kielce%2c+PSG%2c+Barcelona+and+Veszprem+dominate FEATURE: After 172 games in four groups, the VELUX EHF Champions League Group Phase came to and the experts have picked the best team from each group. Fri, 17 Mar 2017 16:54:17 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028155 17.03.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028155 Horvat: "Last 16 is great, everything else is a bonus" http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028153/Horvat%3a+%22Last+16+is+great%2c+everything+else+is+a+bonus%22 FEATURE: After Zagreb swapped coaches mid-season and only just survived the group phase, captain Zlatko Horvat looks back to his team's tough campaign, and ahead to the upcoming Last 16 clash with Veszprém. Fri, 17 Mar 2017 11:40:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028153 17.03.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028153 Big names change clubs; France attracts top stars http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028150/Big+names+change+clubs%3b+France+attracts+top+stars NEWS FEATURE: A lot of transfer news in the women’s handball scene ahead of the knock-out stage of Women’s EHF Champions League and for the upcoming 2017/18 season Thu, 16 Mar 2017 10:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028150 16.03.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028150 9,807 goals, a Hungarian top scorer, 6 former winners still in the race http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028145/9%2c807+goals%2c+a+Hungarian+top+scorer%2c+6+former+winners+still+in+the+race FACTS AND FIGURES: The last tickets were booked this weekend, now boarding for the VELUX EHF Champions League Last 16 has been completed. Here are the most interesting numbers of the group phase. Tue, 14 Mar 2017 10:10:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028145 14.03.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028145 Things we know after VELUX Champions League Group Phase http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028147/Things+we+know+after+VELUX+Champions+League+Group+Phase FEATURE: The Last 16 fixtures are now known, while Barcelona and Vardar top their group to head straight through to the quarter-final Mon, 13 Mar 2017 17:07:15 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028147 13.03.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028147 Five talking points after Women’s Champions League Main Round 6 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028146/Five+talking+points+after+Women%e2%80%99s+Champions+League+Main+Round+6 TALKING POINTS: The quarter-finals are set after FTC avoided their bogey opponent, Vardar celebrated two group-winning teams, and Buducnost’s incredible away run continued. Mon, 13 Mar 2017 15:50:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028146 13.03.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028146 Györ ahead in nearly all departments http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028144/Gy%c3%b6r+ahead+in+nearly+all+departments FACTS AND FIGURES: All the important numbers after the main round of the Women’s EHF Champions League are now known Mon, 13 Mar 2017 12:10:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028144 13.03.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028144 Vardar beat Kristianstad to send Zagreb into Last 16 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028140/Vardar+beat+Kristianstad+to+send+Zagreb+into+Last+16 GROUP B REVIEW: Macedonian giants Vardar celebrate their 100th appearance in the VELUX EHF Champions League with a hard-fought home win over Kristianstad, sending Zagreb into the knock-out rounds. Sun, 12 Mar 2017 19:50:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028140 12.03.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028140 Larvik fail comeback, as Györ net another winner http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028139/Larvik+fail+comeback%2c+as+Gy%c3%b6r+net+another+winner GROUP 2 REVIEW: Györ earned their 10th win in 12 games this season, 26:25, against Larvik Sun, 12 Mar 2017 19:40:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028139 12.03.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028139 Bjerringbro secure final Last 16 spot while PSG teach THW a lesson http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028138/Bjerringbro+secure+final+Last+16+spot+while+PSG+teach+THW+a+lesson GROUP A REVIEW: The last two matches had it all: 135 goals, a party in Denmark, and a disaster for the Zebras. Sun, 12 Mar 2017 18:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028138 12.03.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028138 Competent win over Esbjerg sees CSM secure third place http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028137/Competent+win+over+Esbjerg+sees+CSM+secure+third+place GROUP 2 REVIEW: In need of a point to secure their third place, CSM never left the foot off the gas and beat Esbjerg 25:20 Sun, 12 Mar 2017 17:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028137 12.03.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028137 Vardar finish on top of Group 1 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028133/Vardar+finish+on+top+of+Group+1 GROUP 1 REVIEW: A confident victory against Thuringer HC allowed HC Vardar to return to top place, as FTC-Rail Cargo Hungaria were narrowly beaten by Buducnost Sat, 11 Mar 2017 21:28:10 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028133 11.03.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028133 Strong second half sees FCM through http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028132/Strong+second+half+sees+FCM+through GROUP 2 REVIEW: FCM secured a quarter-final berth with their first away win of the season- they beat Krim 27:21 Sat, 11 Mar 2017 20:23:34 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028132 11.03.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028132 Barcelona secure top spot as Veszprém overpower Flensburg http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028131/Barcelona+secure+top+spot+as+Veszpr%c3%a9m+overpower+Flensburg GROUP A REVIEW: Barcelona book their quarter-final ticket with a resounding home win over Wisla, while Veszprém shine on the home court against Flensburg as they retain third place. Sat, 11 Mar 2017 19:30:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028131 11.03.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028131 Nantes and Montpellier join PSG in Last 16 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028130/Nantes+and+Montpellier+join+PSG+in+Last+16 ELIMINATION ROUND REVIEW: Montpellier overcome a hard-fought challenge from Motor and Nantes dominate Naturhouse as the French teams secure their places in the Last 16. Sat, 11 Mar 2017 19:10:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028130 11.03.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028130 Perfect finish earns Kielce second place http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028129/Perfect+finish+earns+Kielce+second+place GROUP B REVIEW: Kielce secure second place after a hard-fought 35:27 win against Brest, thanks to experience that proves crucial in the second half. Sat, 11 Mar 2017 18:40:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028129 11.03.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028129 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 16:40:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028127 10.03.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028127 FTC, Vardar, Buducnost still in hunt for top spot http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028126/FTC%2c+Vardar%2c+Buducnost+still+in+hunt+for+top+spot GROUP 1 PREVIEW: The four quarter-finalists from Group 1 are set. Three of them still have something to play for this weekend as their final position in the group has yet to be determined. Fri, 10 Mar 2017 12:30:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028126 10.03.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028126 Veszprém's Andreas Nilsson takes over EHF Snapchat account http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028124/Veszpr%c3%a9m%27s+Andreas+Nilsson+takes+over+EHF+Snapchat+account NEWS REPORT: Telekom Veszprém line player Andreas Nilsson will be snapping from behind the scenes on Saturday as his team gets ready for the Match of the Week against SG Flensburg-Handewitt Fri, 10 Mar 2017 10:11:24 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028124 10.03.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028124 Current assistant takes over Vranjes’ job in Flensburg http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028123/Current+assistant+takes+over+Vranjes%e2%80%99+job+in+Flensburg NEWS FEATURE: Assistant coach Maik Machulla will succeed the Swede as coach of the 2014 VELUX EHF Champions League winners when Vranjes takes the helm at Veszprém next season. Fri, 10 Mar 2017 09:40:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028123 10.03.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028123 FCM and Krim fight for last quarter-final berth http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028120/FCM+and+Krim+fight+for+last+quarter-final+berth GROUP 2 PREVIEW: Three teams are already through to the next phase, while Krim need a miracle against Midtjylland if they are to progress to the knock-out matches. Fri, 10 Mar 2017 08:30:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028120 10.03.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028120 Ironclad Zagreb on the brink of Last 16 after beating Celje http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028122/Ironclad+Zagreb+on+the+brink+of+Last+16+after+beating+Celje GROUP B REVIEW: The Croatian title holders have one foot in the knockout phase after a tense home win over their Slovenian rivals in a potentially winner-take-all clash. Thu, 09 Mar 2017 23:40:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028122 09.03.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028122 Superb Szeged tame toothless Lions in Frankfurt http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028114/Superb+Szeged+tame+toothless+Lions+in+Frankfurt GROUP B REVIEW: Rhein-Neckar Löwen lost any chance of finishing top of the group and clinching an automatic last-eight berth, after a crushing home defeat by MOL-Pick Szeged Wed, 08 Mar 2017 23:07:31 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028114 08.03.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028114 Flensburg beat Schaffhausen to close in on Veszprem in Group A http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028113/Flensburg+beat+Schaffhausen+to+close+in+on+Veszprem+in+Group+A GROUP A REVIEW: German league leaders SG Flensburg-Handewitt overpowered a stubborn Schaffhausen side to move within a point of Veszprem, whom they visit in the last round of the VELUX EHF Champions League Group Phase. Wed, 08 Mar 2017 20:42:50 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028113 08.03.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028113 Down to the wire and everything to play for in the last round http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028110/Down+to+the+wire+and+everything+to+play+for+in+the+last+round GROUP B PREVIEW: Vardar and Rhein-Neckar Löwen are jostling for the group’s top spot and an automatic quarter-final berth, the chasing pack below them want to finish third and the bottom three are seeking the last remaining spot in the knockout stages Tue, 07 Mar 2017 20:50:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028110 07.03.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028110 Five matches to decide everything http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028108/Five+matches+to+decide+everything GROUP A PREVIEW: The final round will decide the top position of the group, and the final Last 16 berth Tue, 07 Mar 2017 13:40:27 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028108 07.03.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028108 VELUX EHF FINAL4 App goes offline http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028103/VELUX+EHF+FINAL4+App+goes+offline The VELUX EHF FINAL4 App has been discontinued and will no longer be updated. Tue, 07 Mar 2017 11:23:32 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028103 07.03.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028103 Things we know after the penultimate round http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028101/Things+we+know+after+the+penultimate+round TALKING POINTS: Stumbling favourites and other surprises have left us with a lot of questions after the weekend. Now let's look for some answers. Mon, 06 Mar 2017 16:50:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028101 06.03.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028101 Five talking points after Women’s Champions League Main Round 5 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028100/Five+talking+points+after+Women%e2%80%99s+Champions+League+Main+Round+5 TALKING POINTS: Hungarian teams top the groups, three teams are out, and one quarter-final place remains up for grabs one round before the end of the main round. Mon, 06 Mar 2017 15:47:21 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028100 06.03.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028100 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 23:20:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028094 05.03.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028094 Metz through after shocking Vardar http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028092/Metz+through+after+shocking+Vardar GROUP 1 REVIEW: A fantastic victory against HC Vardar helped Metz Handball to secure their spot in the EHF Champions League quarter-final. Sun, 05 Mar 2017 21:07:55 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028092 05.03.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028092 MOTW ends in a draw after Bilyk’s buzzer beater http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028091/MOTW+ends+in+a+draw+after+Bilyk%e2%80%99s+buzzer+beater GROUP A REVIEW: Barcelona stay in first place on the table after a thrilling point won at Kiel, while PSG defeat Plock to keep the Polish side under pressure. Sun, 05 Mar 2017 20:30:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028091 05.03.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028091 Györ secure first place with easy win against Esbjerg http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028089/Gy%c3%b6r+secure+first+place+with+easy+win+against+Esbjerg GROUP 2 REVIEW: With their tenth win of the season, Györ secured first place in group 2 as the Hungarian side won clearly against Esbjerg, 33:22. Sun, 05 Mar 2017 19:13:25 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028089 05.03.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028089 Decisive win seals second place for Larvik http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028085/Decisive+win+seals+second+place+for+Larvik GROUP 2 REVIEW: Larvik secure at least second place in the group with an impressive 28:24 win away in FC Midtjylland’s fortress. Sat, 04 Mar 2017 22:10:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028085 04.03.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028085 Kristianstad knock Kielce out of the race for top position http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028086/Kristianstad+knock+Kielce+out+of+the+race+for+top+position GROUP B REVIEW: The series of sensational results continues, as Brest beat Vardar and Kristianstad leave defending champions Kielce behind Sat, 04 Mar 2017 22:04:48 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028086 04.03.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028086 Flensburg back on track thanks to Andersson http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028084/Flensburg+back+on+track+thanks+to+Andersson GROUP A REVIEW: Shaken SG end a series of defeats against the bravely fighting Danish side from Silkeborg. Sat, 04 Mar 2017 21:10:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028084 04.03.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028084 Impressive attack powers Montpellier past Motor http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028083/Impressive+attack+powers+Montpellier+past+Motor PLAY-OFF REVIEW: A 36:34 win sees Montpellier significantly boost their chances for a Last 16 berth, with the prospect of a two-goal cushion and a second-leg match at home ahead. Sat, 04 Mar 2017 20:40:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028083 04.03.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028083 CSM seal quarter-final spot with win over Krim http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028082/CSM+seal+quarter-final+spot+with+win+over+Krim GROUP 2 REVIEW: CSM is still alive and kicking, as the title defenders earned their second consecutive quarter-final berth with a 28:26 win against Krim Fri, 03 Mar 2017 21:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028082 03.03.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028082 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 16:30:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028081 03.03.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028081 New trophy arrives home in Cologne http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028079/New+trophy+arrives+home+in+Cologne NEWS REPORT: VELUX EHF Champions League trophy arrives at LANXESS arena exactly three months before Europe’s top four clubs compete for it Fri, 03 Mar 2017 15:40:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028079 03.03.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028079 FTC looking for another win and a club record http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028075/FTC+looking+for+another+win+and+a+club+record GROUP 1 PREVIEW: FTC-Rail Cargo Hungaria are the only team who have not yet dropped any points in the main round- they are looking to extend their winning streak in their match against Thüringer HC on Sunday Fri, 03 Mar 2017 12:24:07 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028075 03.03.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028075 Vészprem edge Schaffhausen in epic thriller http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028073/V%c3%a9szprem+edge+Schaffhausen+in+epic+thriller GROUP A REVIEW: Hungarian giants Vészprem come out on top after an enthralling battle against Swiss rivals Kadetten, tightening their grip on third place in the competitive group. Thu, 02 Mar 2017 22:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028073 02.03.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028073 Celje rekindle Last 16 hopes with impressive win over Löwen http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028072/Celje+rekindle+Last+16+hopes+with+impressive+win+over+L%c3%b6wen GROUP B REVIEW: Slovenian champions Celje remain in contention for a knock-out stage berth with a magnificent victory against German title holders Rhein-Neckar Löwen. Thu, 02 Mar 2017 21:20:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028072 02.03.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028072 CSM and Krim tough it out for a quarter-final berth http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028069/CSM+and+Krim+tough+it+out+for+a+quarter-final+berth GROUP 2 PREVIEW: Györ can secure the top spot with a win against Esbjerg, while the title holders CSM must win against Krim to earn their quarter-final place Thu, 02 Mar 2017 15:52:09 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028069 02.03.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028069 Home stretch offers plenty of excitement http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028068/Home+stretch+offers+plenty+of+excitement GROUP B PREVIEW: All eight teams in the group have everything to play for in the last two rounds, as the top three are battling for an automatic quarter-final spot while the bottom three are vying for a berth in the Last 16 Thu, 02 Mar 2017 12:35:41 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028068 02.03.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028068 TIPPMIX takes up title sponsorship of WOMEN’S EHF FINAL4 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028061/TIPPMIX+takes+up+title+sponsorship+of+WOMEN%e2%80%99S+EHF+FINAL4 New title sponsor and a new name for WOMEN'S EHF Champions League final weekend - the TIPPMIX EHF FINAL4 Wed, 01 Mar 2017 16:50:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028061 01.03.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028061 The verdict is yet to come http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028065/The+verdict+is+yet+to+come GROUP A PREVIEW: Barcelona and Plock have the chance to make their dreams come true in Round 13 – but PSG and BSV can prolong the Last 16 fight to the final group phase matches. Wed, 01 Mar 2017 16:40:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028065 01.03.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028065 Fallen off their track or simply a clever move? http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028064/Fallen+off+their+track+or+simply+a+clever+move%3f FEATURE: Prior to the Match of the Week against Barcelona, THW Kiel seem to be shaken in the VELUX EHF Champions League we look at the possible reasons for this poor patch Wed, 01 Mar 2017 14:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028064 01.03.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028064 Magnus Bramming remains top scorer - for now http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028051/Magnus+Bramming+remains+top+scorer+-+for+now FEATURE: Danish winger Magnus Bramming is leading the VELUX EHF Champions League top scorer ranking, but the rest of the pack are not far behind. Tue, 28 Feb 2017 16:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028051 28.02.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028051 Two Group A ties marked for MOTW Round 13 and 14 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028057/Two+Group+A+ties+marked+for+MOTW+Round+13+and+14 NEWS REPORT: We go to Sparkassen Arena in Kiel for their Round 13 Match of the Week against Barcelona while in Round 14 Veszprem host SG Flensburg Tue, 28 Feb 2017 15:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028057 28.02.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028057 No talk of the knock-out stage in Silkeborg – yet http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028055/No+talk+of+the+knock-out+stage+in+Silkeborg+%e2%80%93+yet FEATURE: After the stunning Round 12 win in Kiel, Bjerringbro-Silkeborg have new hope for reaching the Last 16, but neither coach Bredsdorff-Larsen nor miracle goalkeeper Rasmussen want to talk about the knock-out phase. Tue, 28 Feb 2017 09:20:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028055 28.02.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028055 What we know after Round 12 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028054/What+we+know+after+Round+12 TALKING POINTS: The latest round of VELUX EHF Champions League matches was packed with suspense and surprises. Mon, 27 Feb 2017 17:50:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028054 27.02.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028054 Five talking points after the Women’s Champions League action http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028052/Five+talking+points+after+the+Women%e2%80%99s+Champions+League+action TALKING POINTS: After a weekend which saw Buducnost end Vardar's unbeaten run, we applauded some extraordinary individual feats, and still can’t believe that no team has been eliminated yet. Mon, 27 Feb 2017 14:37:50 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028052 27.02.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028052 Talant Dujshebaev: “In sport soon everything is forgotten” http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028050/Talant+Dujshebaev%3a+%e2%80%9cIn+sport+soon+everything+is+forgotten%e2%80%9d INTERVIEW: After two losses the pressure was mounting on Kielce's head coach. However, a MOTW victory somewhat has eased the pressure as Dujshebaev talks about his future, the FINAL4 and a season riddled with injuries Mon, 27 Feb 2017 10:50:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028050 27.02.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028050 Gonzalo the Great secures Barcelona’s top position http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028049/Gonzalo+the+Great+secures+Barcelona%e2%80%99s+top+position GROUP A REVIEW: Incredible goalkeeper performance the key to success in the re-match of the legendary 2014 semi-final Sun, 26 Feb 2017 21:40:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028049 26.02.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028049 Aguinagalde shines to bring Kielce back on track in the MOTW http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028047/Aguinagalde+shines+to+bring+Kielce+back+on+track+in+the+MOTW GROUP B REVIEW: Defending champions Kielce end series of defeats in MOTW against Szeged and restart their chase of Vardar Sun, 26 Feb 2017 20:50:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028047 26.02.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028047 Buducnost back to winning ways over Vardar http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028046/Buducnost+back+to+winning+ways+over+Vardar GROUP 1 REVIEW: 14 goals scored by Katarina Bulatovic in a Balkan derby helped Buducnost to end Vardar’s winning streak Sun, 26 Feb 2017 20:10:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028046 26.02.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028046 Esbjerg inflict another away defeat on FCM http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028045/Esbjerg+inflict+another+away+defeat+on+FCM GROUP 2 REVIEW: Esbjerg secure second win of main round as FCM second-half comeback falters. Sun, 26 Feb 2017 18:50:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028045 26.02.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028045 Vital wins for Vardar and Zagreb http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028044/Vital+wins+for+Vardar+and+Zagreb GROUP B REVIEW: HC Vardar and HC PPD Zagreb celebrated precious home wins against their respective rivals to move close to their objectives ahead of the VELUX EHF Champions League Last 16. Sat, 25 Feb 2017 22:03:51 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028044 25.02.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028044 Impressive Larvik take advantage of CSM’s woes, Györ power through to quarter-finals http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028043/Impressive+Larvik+take+advantage+of+CSM%e2%80%99s+woes%2c+Gy%c3%b6r+power+through+to+quarter-finals GROUP 2 REVIEW: Hungarian champions first to qualify for last eight from group, CSM had no answer in defence to Larvik as the Norwegian side scored 35 goals in an impressive win which brought them closer to a quarter-final berth. Sat, 25 Feb 2017 19:18:10 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028043 25.02.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028043 PSG and Veszprém win but Kiel upset by Bjerringbro http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028042/PSG+and+Veszpr%c3%a9m+win+but+Kiel+upset+by+Bjerringbro GROUP A REVIEW: Paris have problems with Kadetten for 40 minutes, while Bjerringbro earn a surprise win at Kiel to stay in the hunt for a Last-16 ticket. Sat, 25 Feb 2017 18:50:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028042 25.02.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028042 Astrakhanochka upset THC, FTC too strong for Metz http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028041/Astrakhanochka+upset+THC%2c+FTC+too+strong+for+Metz GROUP 1 REVIEW: Russian side take revenge on Thuringer HC while FTC-Rail Cargo Hungaria comfortably beat Metz Handball. Sat, 25 Feb 2017 17:40:31 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028041 25.02.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028041 Buducnost looking for revenge and redemption http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028040/Buducnost+looking+for+revenge+and+redemption GROUP 1 PREVIEW: The Balcan heavyweights HC Vardar and Buducnost will clash for the second time in the current EHF Champions League season, this time in Skopje. Fri, 24 Feb 2017 19:54:27 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028040 24.02.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028040 MOL-Pick Szeged take over EHF Snapchat account for MOTW http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028037/MOL-Pick+Szeged+take+over+EHF+Snapchat+account+for+MOTW NEWS REPORT: Szeged's players will offer fans and followers a unique look behind the scenes as they travel to Sunday's Match of the Week against defending champions Víve Tauron Kielce Fri, 24 Feb 2017 12:10:22 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028037 24.02.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028037 Duel for top position on the final straight http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028027/Duel+for+top+position+on+the+final+straight GROUP A ROUND PREVIEW: In the fight for the top spot in Group A, PSG have an easier task ahead compared to Barcelona; Plock have an oppourtunity secure their Last 16 place. Fri, 24 Feb 2017 08:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028027 24.02.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028027 Social media giveaway celebrates 100 days until the VELUX EHF FINAL4 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028034/Social+media+giveaway+celebrates+100+days+until+the+VELUX+EHF+FINAL4 NEWS REPORT: Two tickets up for grabs as the countdown to Cologne hits a new milestone Thu, 23 Feb 2017 17:20:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028034 23.02.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028034 Györ eye first quarter-final berth in Group 2 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028035/Gy%c3%b6r+eye+first+quarter-final+berth+in+Group+2 GROUP 2 PREVIEW: Larvik and CSM are fighting for a better spot to finish the group, while Györ and Midtjylland could edge closer to the quarter-finals. Thu, 23 Feb 2017 17:10:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028035 23.02.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028035 Löwen continue their one-goal strategy and dream of two free weekends http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028030/L%c3%b6wen+continue+their+one-goal+strategy+and+dream+of+two+free+weekends NEWS FEATURE: Beating Brest 25:24 was their fourth one-goal group phase win in Frankfurt; coach Jacobsen expects final decision next week. Thu, 23 Feb 2017 14:30:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028030 23.02.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028030 Victor Tomas: Heart beats for the Patriots, focus on Cologne http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028028/Victor+Tomas%3a+Heart+beats+for+the+Patriots%2c+focus+on+Cologne INTERVIEW: Barcelona’s team captain on the newly-built squad, their success so far and the eight-time champions’ hopes to make it to Cologne again. Thu, 23 Feb 2017 08:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028028 23.02.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028028 Rhein-Neckar Löwen squeeze past battling Brest http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028029/Rhein-Neckar+L%c3%b6wen+squeeze+past+battling+Brest GROUP B REVIEW: Rhein-Neckar Löwen stay in contention for the group’s top spot after erasing a two-goal deficit in the closing stages to beat a rugged Meshkov Brest in Frankfurt. Wed, 22 Feb 2017 20:50:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028029 22.02.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028029 Vardar top power ranking; Hungarian teams hot on their heels http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028026/Vardar+top+power+ranking%3b+Hungarian+teams+hot+on+their+heels FEATURE: The Macedonian side, currently the only unbeaten team in the competition, tops the handball experts’ ranking, with FTC and Györ completing the podium Wed, 22 Feb 2017 11:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028026 22.02.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028026 Kielce out to make amends as Vardar aim to keep top spot http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028025/Kielce+out+to+make+amends+as+Vardar+aim+to+keep+top+spot GROUP B PREVIEW: Defending champions Kielce are under pressure after a shock defeat at Celje, while group leaders HC Vardar have every chance of solidifying their position when they take on the Slovenian side. Wed, 22 Feb 2017 10:30:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028025 22.02.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028025 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 16:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028024 21.02.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028024 Neagu’s homecoming is major coup for CSM http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028023/Neagu%e2%80%99s+homecoming+is+major+coup+for+CSM NEWS REPORT: After months of tough negotiations, CSM finally sign the most-sought after player this season, with Cristina Neagu signing for two years Tue, 21 Feb 2017 11:30:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028023 21.02.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028023 Media accreditation for WOMEN'S EHF FINAL4 2017 begins http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028021/Media+accreditation+for+WOMEN%27S+EHF+FINAL4+2017+begins Two and a half months before the start of the WOMEN’S EHF FINAL4 2017, accreditation requests from media representatives are now being accepted Tue, 21 Feb 2017 09:49:02 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028021 21.02.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028021 What we know after Round 11 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028020/What+we+know+after+Round+11 ROUND REVIEW: After an exciting Round 11, the key standings of Group A are practically decided, while Group B remains entirely uncertain. Mon, 20 Feb 2017 19:24:48 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028020 20.02.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028020 Löwen enjoy pivotal away win as Celje stun Kielce http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028017/L%c3%b6wen+enjoy+pivotal+away+win+as+Celje+stun+Kielce GROUP B REVIEW: Defending European club champions KS Vive Tauron Kielce suffered a shock defeat at Celje while German title holders Rhein-Neckar Löwen earned two valuable points at Kristianstad. Sun, 19 Feb 2017 21:30:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028017 19.02.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028017 Resilient Vardar prevail at Szeged as plucky Zagreb hold Brest http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028015/Resilient+Vardar+prevail+at+Szeged+as+plucky+Zagreb+hold+Brest GROUP B REVIEW: HC Vardar went three points clear at the top after an impressive win at Szeged, while Zagreb boosted their hopes of reaching the Last 16 with a surprise draw at Meshkov Brest. Sat, 18 Feb 2017 21:01:34 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028015 18.02.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028015 Remili’s buzzer-beater shocks Flensburg http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028014/Remili%e2%80%99s+buzzer-beater+shocks+Flensburg GROUP A REVIEW: PSG remain Barcelona’s only challengers after a lucky win, while Plock make a huge step towards the Last 16. Sat, 18 Feb 2017 20:49:02 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028014 18.02.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028014 Buducnost's Cvijic agrees move to Vardar http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028013/Buducnost%27s+Cvijic+agrees+move+to+Vardar NEWS REPORT: Power shift at the Balkans as Dragana Cvijic is playing her farewell season at Buducnost, after agreeing to become Vardar's first reinforcement for 2017/18. Sat, 18 Feb 2017 13:40:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028013 18.02.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028013 Vranjes' success recipe: "Release the flock and let it run" http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028012/Vranjes%27+success+recipe%3a+%22Release+the+flock+and+let+it+run%22 INTERVIEW: In his last season in charge of the club, Flensburg coach Ljubomir Vranjes talks to ehfCL.com about his tactics against PSG and how to manage the balance between recovery and tension. Fri, 17 Feb 2017 17:30:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028012 17.02.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028012 Top spot dogfight continues as Vardar visit Szeged http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028011/Top+spot+dogfight+continues+as+Vardar+visit+Szeged GROUP B PREVIEW: Five teams are battling for pole position in Group B, with an automatic quarter-final berth the prize for the team that comes out on top Fri, 17 Feb 2017 14:42:10 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028011 17.02.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028011 Add us on Snapchat and win a signed MOTW jersey http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028007/Add+us+on+Snapchat+and+win+a+signed+MOTW+jersey COMPETITION: Match of the Week goes to Sweden this Sunday for IFK Kristianstad vs Rhein-Neckar Löwen, and exclusively on our Snapchat channel, ehf_live, we offer the chance to win a signed jersey of one of the teams Fri, 17 Feb 2017 09:10:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028007 17.02.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028007 Barcelona easily take their 10th group phase victory http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028009/Barcelona+easily+take+their+10th+group+phase+victory GROUP A MATCH REVIEW: Despite seven Csaszar goals, Kadetten were well beaten by the Spanish side Thu, 16 Feb 2017 22:40:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028009 16.02.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028009 Sign up to our newsletter, win a €100 Salming voucher http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028006/Sign+up+to+our+newsletter%2c+win+a+%e2%82%ac100+Salming+voucher COMPETITION: Get the latest news from the VELUX EHF Champions League delivered to your inbox with our weekly newsletter - and if you sign up before the next edition is sent out on Friday, you have the chance to win a Salming voucher worth €100 Thu, 16 Feb 2017 13:59:41 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028006 16.02.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028006 Veszprém secure first ever win in Kiel http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028003/Veszpr%c3%a9m+secure+first+ever+win+in+Kiel GROUP A MATCH REVIEW: Thanks to a strong performance from goalkeeper Roland Mikler, the Hungarian side pass THW in the Group A standings. Wed, 15 Feb 2017 21:57:55 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028003 15.02.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028003 It's all relative http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028002/It%27s+all+relative BLOG: Tom Ó Brannagáin ehfTV commentator is back and makes his first trip to the Swedish town of Kristianstad for their ehfTV Match of the Week against Rhein-Neckar Löwen with Einstein's relativity coming into play Wed, 15 Feb 2017 09:50:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028002 15.02.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028002 Three crucial duels to take place in Group A http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028000/Three+crucial+duels+to+take+place+in+Group+A GROUP A ROUND PREVIEW: Plock want to secure their place in the Last 16, and up to three other teams have a chance to book their Last 16 tickets after Round 11 if they win Tue, 14 Feb 2017 17:08:19 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028000 14.02.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028000 Another big name for a small handball city http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027999/Another+big+name+for+a+small+handball+city FEATURE: Daniel Dujshebaev will join Celje’s talent pool for two years before continuing in Kielce, while Blaz Janc transfers to the Champions League title-holders. Tue, 14 Feb 2017 14:47:11 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027999 14.02.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027999 EHF starts media accreditation for VELUX EHF FINAL4 2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027993/EHF+starts+media+accreditation+for+VELUX+EHF+FINAL4+2017 Written media, photographers, TV and radio representatives can now submit their request for accreditation to the VELUX EHF FINAL4 2017, taking place in Cologne on 3/4 June Tue, 14 Feb 2017 10:20:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027993 14.02.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027993 Things we know after Round 10 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027995/Things+we+know+after+Round+10 TALKING POINTS: Resolution in Group A, tug-of-war in Group B, Bundesliga sides hit climax: A reflection on past week's matches in the VELUX EHF Champions League. Tue, 14 Feb 2017 09:20:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027995 14.02.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027995 Five talking points after the weekend’s WCL action http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027991/Five+talking+points+after+the+weekend%e2%80%99s+WCL+action TALKING POINTS: Three teams have qualified for the knockout stage and five have maintained their unbeaten run in the main round Tue, 14 Feb 2017 09:10:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027991 14.02.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027991 Györ save a point in last minute, CSM earn easy win http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027985/Gy%c3%b6r+save+a+point+in+last+minute%2c+CSM+earn+easy+win GROUP 2 REVIEW: Györ fight back from behind to earn a point against Larvik, while CSM power past Esbjerg. Tue, 14 Feb 2017 09:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027985 14.02.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027985 Plock cannot stop Flensburg’s hunger for goals http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027987/Plock+cannot+stop+Flensburg%e2%80%99s+hunger+for+goals GROUP A REVIEW: The 2014 VELUX EHF Champions League winners take an easy victory against the ‘Oilers’, as fans enjoy a high-scoring contest with 67 goals. Tue, 14 Feb 2017 09:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027987 14.02.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027987 Motor record sixth consecutive win http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027983/Motor+record+sixth+consecutive+win GROUP D REVIEW: Already through to the next stage of the VELUX EHF Champions League, Motor enjoy a 30:28 victory against Holstebro to finish off the group phase. Tue, 14 Feb 2017 09:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027983 14.02.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027983 Fit FTC claim two points in Podgorica http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027988/Fit+FTC+claim+two+points+in+Podgorica GROUP 1 REVIEW: FTC-Rail Cargo Hungaria maintained their perfect record in the EHF Champions League Main Round by comfortably beating Buducnost away. Sun, 12 Feb 2017 21:10:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027988 12.02.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027988 Montpellier win seven in a row, young Metalurg end up third http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027984/Montpellier+win+seven+in+a+row%2c+young+Metalurg+end+up+third GROUP C REVIEW: Montpellier extended their winning run to seven consecutive games, after a high-scoring win over Elverum, matching their all-time VELUX EHF Champions League streak. Sun, 12 Feb 2017 19:59:15 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027984 12.02.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027984 Vardar beat Zagreb to share Group B lead with Kielce http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027975/Vardar+beat+Zagreb+to+share+Group+B+lead+with+Kielce GROUP B REVIEW: After a five-goal win over Zagreb, Vardar join Group B leaders Kielce on 14 points each, while Celje suffer a last-second home defeat against Kristianstad. Sun, 12 Feb 2017 11:20:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027975 12.02.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027975 Barcelona and PSG leave the rest behind http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027977/Barcelona+and+PSG+leave+the+rest+behind GROUP A REVIEW: VELUX EHF Champions League record winners confirm top position by winning the MOTW at Veszprém, while Paris had an easy-going task against Bjerringbro thanks to 11 Karabatic goals. Sun, 12 Feb 2017 11:10:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027977 12.02.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027977 Metz back on track with record victory http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027978/Metz+back+on+track+with+record+victory GROUP 1 REVIEW: Metz claimed their first points in the Main Round after setting several club records with a 19-goal win over Astrakhanochka. Sat, 11 Feb 2017 20:40:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027978 11.02.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027978 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 19:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027976 11.02.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027976 Four teams contest third place, four world champions in Montpellier http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027972/Four+teams+contest+third+place%2c+four+world+champions+in+Montpellier GROUP C PREVIEW: The VELUX EHF Champions League is back this weekend after a break of more than two months following the 2017 IHF Men’s World Championship in France. Fri, 10 Feb 2017 18:48:32 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027972 10.02.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027972 Veszprém’s last chance to fight for the top http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027968/Veszpr%c3%a9m%e2%80%99s+last+chance+to+fight+for+the+top GROUP A PREVIEW: The Hungarian side host Barcelona for the Match of the Week, while PSG can profit from the stumbling Catalans. Fri, 10 Feb 2017 15:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027968 10.02.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027968 Buducnost and FTC clash in Podgorica http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027969/Buducnost+and+FTC+clash+in+Podgorica GROUP 1 PREVIEW: All eyes will be on Podgorica as third-ranked Buducnost prepare to face FTC-Rail Cargo Hungaria, who are undefeated in the main round. Fri, 10 Feb 2017 15:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027969 10.02.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027969 Györ’s Mørk to face former teammates http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027970/Gy%c3%b6r%e2%80%99s+M%c3%b8rk+to+face+former+teammates GROUP 2 PREVIEW: Györ are edging closer to a quarter-final berth as superstar Nora Mørk will host her ex-club, Larvik. Midtjylland and Bucuresti are seeking home wins. Fri, 10 Feb 2017 13:20:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027970 10.02.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027970 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 and Motor tough it out for 1st place http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027966/Nantes+and+Motor+tough+it+out+for+1st+place GROUP D PREVIEW: Nantes and Motor are through to the next phase but the French side could still lose their first place with a defeat at ABC and a Ukrainian win at Holstebro. Fri, 10 Feb 2017 11:40:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027966 10.02.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027966 Brest and Löwen turn home advantage into victories http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027962/Brest+and+L%c3%b6wen+turn+home+advantage+into+victories GROUP B REVIEW: Belarusian champions make huge step towards Last 16, while the German side RNL get closer to defending champions Thu, 09 Feb 2017 22:29:03 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027962 09.02.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027962 Kielce out to get revenge on Löwen http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027957/Kielce+out+to+get+revenge+on+L%c3%b6wen PREVIEW: Now that is what we call a thrilling start to the competition: three teams can finish on top of Group B at the end of the first round in 2017 this week Wed, 08 Feb 2017 17:30:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027957 08.02.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027957 World Championship momentum sees PSG top power ranking http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027954/World+Championship+momentum+sees+PSG+top+power+ranking FEATURE: Thanks to the success of the French national team at the World Championship, PSG overtake Barcelona to top the VELUX EHF Champions League Power Ranking. Wed, 08 Feb 2017 11:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027954 08.02.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027954 5 things we learned from the second round http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027951/5+things+we+learned+from+the+second+round TALKING POINTS: The second Women’s EHF Champions League Main Round matches saw individual masterclasses as the table standings were shaken up. Here are five things we are still talking about today. Tue, 07 Feb 2017 10:50:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027951 07.02.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027951 No-nonsense win for Györ against Esbjerg http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027945/No-nonsense+win+for+Gy%c3%b6r+against+Esbjerg GROUP 2 REVIEW: The Hungarian champions powered past Esbjerg in Denmark, 32:26, in another convincing win. Sun, 05 Feb 2017 19:32:07 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027945 05.02.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027945 Vardar claim seventh straight win http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027943/Vardar+claim+seventh+straight+win GROUP 1 REVIEW: HC Vardar defeated Metz Handball in a tight battle in Round 2 to continue their winning streak Sat, 04 Feb 2017 22:42:05 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027943 04.02.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027943 Hard-fought wins for Bucharest and Larvik http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027942/Hard-fought+wins+for+Bucharest+and+Larvik GROUP 2 REVIEW: Bucharest survived a late comeback from Krim to take their first win in the Main Round, 24:21, while Larvik bested FCM in an epic Nordic clash, 24:22 Sat, 04 Feb 2017 21:52:18 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027942 04.02.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027942 FTC leave no chances for THC http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027941/FTC+leave+no+chances+for+THC GROUP 1 REVIEW: FTC-Rail Cargo Hungaria claimed two points against Thüringer HC in their Round 2 EHF Champions league game Sat, 04 Feb 2017 20:28:57 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027941 04.02.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027941 Buducnost too strong for Astrakhanochka http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027940/Buducnost+too+strong+for+Astrakhanochka GROUP 1 REVIEW: Buducnost redeem themselves from the loss against Vardar last week by cruising past Astrakhanochka in Russia Sat, 04 Feb 2017 17:51:53 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027940 04.02.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027940 Bucharest enter ‘must-win’ mode http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027938/Bucharest+enter+%e2%80%98must-win%e2%80%99+mode GROUP 2 PREVIEW: After snatching a draw against Larvik, CSM Bucuresti have no room for error, while Györ are looking to tighten their grip on top spot in their Women’s EHF Champions League Main Round group Fri, 03 Feb 2017 16:10:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027938 03.02.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027938 Vardar hope to extend their record winning streak http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027937/Vardar+hope+to+extend+their+record+winning+streak GROUP 1 PREVIEW: HC Vardar look to obtain their seventh consecutive victory in the EHF Champions League in the home match against Metz Handball Fri, 03 Feb 2017 14:20:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027937 03.02.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027937 Vranjes’ era at SG Flensburg-Handewitt comes to an end http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027928/Vranjes%e2%80%99+era+at+SG+Flensburg-Handewitt+comes+to+an+end NEWS REPORT: After having played for and coached the 2014 winners of the VELUX EHF Champions League for 11 years, Ljubomir Vranjes parts ways with SG Flensburg-Handewitt to take over Telekom Veszprém Wed, 01 Feb 2017 14:19:56 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027928 01.02.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027928 LANXESS arena steps up in world ranking http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027925/LANXESS+arena+steps+up+in+world+ranking Home of the VELUX EHF FINAL4 welcomes more than 1.65 million visitors in 2016, taking sixth place in world ranking Wed, 01 Feb 2017 10:51:49 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027925 01.02.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027925 Dutch dynamite in the Women's EHF Champions League http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027922/Dutch+dynamite+in+the+Women%27s+EHF+Champions+League AROUND THE WORLD: Five clubs with Dutch players in their squads started in the Women’s EHF Champions League this season, and all five made it through to the main round. These players hope their top-level experience will further boost handball in the Netherlands. Tue, 31 Jan 2017 14:40:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027922 31.01.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027922 5 things we learned from the main round’s opening matches http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027918/5+things+we+learned+from+the+main+round%e2%80%99s+opening+matches TALKING POINTS: The second phase of the Women’s EHF Champions League threw off with huge games, some last-minute drama and massive individual mastery. Here are the five things we are still talking about today Mon, 30 Jan 2017 13:08:19 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027918 30.01.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027918 Vardar triumphant in Balkan derby http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027916/Vardar+triumphant+in+Balkan+derby GROUP 1 REVIEW: HC Vardar further their lead in top position of the group after claiming an away victory against Buducnost in their first Women's EHF Champions League match of 2017 Sun, 29 Jan 2017 22:41:25 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027916 29.01.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027916 Thüringer cruise past Astrakhanochka at home http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027913/Th%c3%bcringer+cruise+past+Astrakhanochka+at+home GROUP 1 REVIEW: Thüringer HC impress at the start of the Women's EHF Champions League Main Round with a 12-goal win against Astrakhanochka Sun, 29 Jan 2017 18:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027913 29.01.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027913 FC Midtjylland earn sweet revenge against Esbjerg http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027914/FC+Midtjylland+earn+sweet+revenge+against+Esbjerg GROUP 2 REVIEW: FC Midtjylland earned their fourth win in as many home matches in the EHF Champions League after a 38:26 drubbing of Esbjerg Sun, 29 Jan 2017 18:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027914 29.01.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027914 FTC start the main round with a victory http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027908/FTC+start+the+main+round+with+a+victory GROUP 1 REVIEW: With a second half comeback in Metz, FTC-Rail Cargo Hungaria claimed two points in the opening game of Group 1 in the EHF Champions League Main Round. Sat, 28 Jan 2017 21:53:22 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027908 28.01.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027908 Dominant victory strengthens Györ’s ambitions http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027907/Dominant+victory+strengthens+Gy%c3%b6r%e2%80%99s+ambitions GROUP 2 REVIEW: Györ consolidated their status as the team to beat this season with a flawless 39:22 victory against Krim. Sat, 28 Jan 2017 20:59:41 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027907 28.01.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027907 Epic comeback seals a point for CSM Bucuresti http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027905/Epic+comeback+seals+a+point+for+CSM+Bucuresti GROUP 2 REVIEW: CSM’s woes continued in the main round, as the title holders needed a last-ditch comeback to earn a point against Larvik in a 26:26 draw Fri, 27 Jan 2017 21:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027905 27.01.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027905 EHF Champions League heavyweights clash in Podgorica http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027901/EHF+Champions+League+heavyweights+clash+in+Podgorica GROUP 1 PREVIEW: The opening match day of Group 1 in the women’s European top flight features the battle of two favourites, Buducnost and HC Vardar Fri, 27 Jan 2017 16:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027901 27.01.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027901 No room for error as main round begins http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027897/No+room+for+error+as+main+round+begins GROUP 2 PREVIEW: An all-Danish duel highlights the return of the Women’s EHF Champions League, while title holders CSM Bucuresti are looking to get back on track Fri, 27 Jan 2017 14:50:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027897 27.01.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027897 Herrem hangs with the experts ahead of Women's EHF Champions League Main Round http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027894/Herrem+hangs+with+the+experts+ahead+of+Women%27s+EHF+Champions+League+Main+Round NEWS REPORT: Before Europe's elite club competition resumes, watch Camilla Herrem and handball journalists look back at 2016 and ahead to the main round live on Friday 27 January at 13:00 CET Thu, 26 Jan 2017 11:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027894 26.01.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027894 Riegelhuth-Koren: “We have to be sharp all the way” http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027892/Riegelhuth-Koren%3a+%e2%80%9cWe+have+to+be+sharp+all+the+way%e2%80%9d INTERVIEW OF THE WEEK: Larvik open the main round of the Women's EHF Champions League Main Round against CSM Bucuresti on Friday. ehfcl.com talked to top scorer Linn Kristin Riegelhuth-Koren about what it will take to win and Larvik's overall chances in the competition Wed, 25 Jan 2017 15:54:02 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027892 25.01.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027892 Only Icelander left in Women’s EHF Champions League wants more http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027888/Only+Icelander+left+in+Women%e2%80%99s+EHF+Champions+League+wants+more AROUND THE WORLD: Rut Jónsdóttir from FC Midtjylland is the only Icelandic player in the main round of the Women’s EHF Champions League, and while she desires more personal success, she is hoping for better days for women’s handball in Iceland Wed, 25 Jan 2017 11:40:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027888 25.01.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027888 Czechs happy in Slovakia’s handball capital http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027879/Czechs+happy+in+Slovakia%e2%80%99s+handball+capital AROUND THE WORLD: Czech Republic may have missed the ongoing World Championship by a single goal, but Czechs are a regular feature in the top flight of club handball Wed, 18 Jan 2017 14:40:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027879 18.01.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027879 Hosts and PSG lead VELUX EHF Champions League presence in France http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027878/Hosts+and+PSG+lead+VELUX+EHF+Champions+League+presence+in+France FACTS AND FIGURES: 133 VELUX EHF Champions League players are on court at the IHF World Championship in France Mon, 16 Jan 2017 16:50:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027878 16.01.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027878 2017 trophy presented in Cologne http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027869/2017+trophy+presented+in+Cologne NEWS REPORT: The VELUX EHF FINAL4 2017 has become a key part of Cologne’s Sport Year presentation Fri, 13 Jan 2017 16:35:51 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027869 13.01.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027869 Rutenka calls it a day http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027864/Rutenka+calls+it+a+day NEWS REPORT: The former RK Celje, BM Ciudad Real and FC Barcelona player and captain of Belarus national team officially announced his retirement Thu, 12 Jan 2017 12:20:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027864 12.01.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027864 February’s Match of the Week schedule set in stone http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027858/February%e2%80%99s+Match+of+the+Week+schedule+set+in+stone NEWS REPORT: 2015 and 2016 champions in action as well as a debut in Kristianstad Tue, 10 Jan 2017 18:30:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027858 10.01.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027858 Tickets for WOMEN'S EHF FINAL4 2017 have gone on sale http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027668/Tickets+for+WOMEN%27S+EHF+FINAL4+2017+have+gone+on+sale Tickets for the WOMEN’S EHF FINAL4 2017 in Budapest are now available and can be purchased via www.ehfFINAL4.com Tue, 03 Jan 2017 11:50:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027668 03.01.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027668 VELUX EHF FINAL4 tickets up for grabs in Christmas competition http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027816/VELUX+EHF+FINAL4+tickets+up+for+grabs+in+Christmas+competition NEWS REPORT: Share some handball Christmas joy for a chance to win two tickets to the biggest event in men’s club handball on 3/4 June 2017 Wed, 21 Dec 2016 17:40:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027816 21.12.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027816 Gold, silver and 3 All-Star awards for Györ at EHF EURO http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027812/Gold%2c+silver+and+3+All-Star+awards+for+Gy%c3%b6r+at+EHF+EURO FACTS AND FIGURES: A total of 93 EHF Champions League players took part in the Women's EHF EURO 2016, and 13 of them made it all the way to Sunday's final. Here are some more interesting numbers and stats. Mon, 19 Dec 2016 16:30:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027812 19.12.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027812 Brazilians want to stand out in Europe http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026970/Brazilians+want+to+stand+out+in+Europe AROUND THE WORLD: Handball in Brazil is on the rise. The national team reached the quarter-finals of their home Olympics, and five Brazilians are playing in Europe's top-level club competition. Fri, 09 Dec 2016 12:50:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026970 09.12.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026970 Schmid and Omoregie take November's EHF Players of the Month awards http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027267/Schmid+and+Omoregie+take+November%27s+EHF+Players+of+the+Month+awards NEWS REPORT: Rhein-Neckar Löwen's Swiss playmaker and Krim Mercator's Bulgarian left back claim the monthly awards for their impressive Champions League performances in November. Thu, 08 Dec 2016 14:59:27 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027267 08.12.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027267 All hail the mighty Barcelona http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027159/All+hail+the+mighty+Barcelona FEATURE: Having just won the fierce clash with Paris SG, it is no surprise that Barcelona lead the way in our final power ranking of 2016. But how about the other teams heading into the winter break? Tue, 06 Dec 2016 15:50:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027159 06.12.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027159 Two weeks left to enter the Trick Shot Showdown http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027157/Two+weeks+left+to+enter+the+Trick+Shot+Showdown NEWS REPORT: Some spectacular Handball trick shot videos have been sent, but there's still a chance to record one and win an amazing prize. Tue, 06 Dec 2016 13:50:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027157 06.12.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027157 VELUX EHF FINAL4: One line, clear goals http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027148/VELUX+EHF+FINAL4%3a+One+line%2c+clear+goals The final weekend of the VELUX EHF Champions League will present itself with new branding in 2017 – and that is just a first step Tue, 06 Dec 2016 10:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027148 06.12.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027148 Kielce take Group B lead with spectacular win over Vardar http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027092/Kielce+take+Group+B+lead+with+spectacular+win+over+Vardar GROUP B REVIEW: With the group lead at stake, Kielce and Vardar created a great spectacle, with the hosts claiming a three-goal win. Sun, 04 Dec 2016 20:30:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027092 04.12.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027092 Veszprém record first away win in Silkeborg http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027080/Veszpr%c3%a9m+record+first+away+win+in+Silkeborg GROUP A REVIEW: Veszprém comfortably defeated Bjerringbro-Silkeborg and climbed to third place in the group behind Barcelona and Paris. Sun, 04 Dec 2016 19:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027080 04.12.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027080 Superb win helps Motor to play-off berth http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027066/Superb+win+helps+Motor+to+play-off+berth GROUP D REVIEW: Motor followed group leaders Nantes into the play-off after the Ukrainian side thrashed their rivals for second place, Besiktas. Sun, 04 Dec 2016 16:50:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027066 04.12.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027066 Elverum share points with Presov after late goals http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027062/Elverum+share+points+with+Presov+after+late+goals GROUP C REVIEW: Presov deny Elverum a winning home farewell from the VELUX EHF Champions League, getting a draw after an improved second-half display. Sun, 04 Dec 2016 16:20:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027062 04.12.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027062 Patient chase gives Plock a draw against Kiel, Barcelona head into winter break in pole position http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027030/Patient+chase+gives+Plock+a+draw+against+Kiel%2c+Barcelona+head+into+winter+break+in+pole+position GROUP A REVIEW: The Oilers took the 24:24 draw against THW Kiel and in the MOTW, FC Barcelona Lassa secured the section’s top spot, after beating Paris Saint-Germain Handball in an epic clash. Sat, 03 Dec 2016 23:40:41 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027030 03.12.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027030 Källman shines as Szeged sink Celje to go top http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027034/K%c3%a4llman+shines+as+Szeged+sink+Celje+to+go+top GROUP B REVIEW: Szeged overcame an early deficit to beat Celje comfortably and go top of the section ahead of Sunday's clash between title holders Kielce and Vardar. Sat, 03 Dec 2016 21:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027034 03.12.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027034 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 La Rioja get play-off berth, Montpellier secure top spot http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027013/La+Rioja+get+play-off+berth%2c+Montpellier+secure+top+spot GROUP C REVIEW: La Rioja defeated their rivals for second place, Metalurg, to earn a play-off spot, while Montpellier became group winners by earning their sixth straight win - against Chekhov. Sat, 03 Dec 2016 15:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027013 03.12.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027013 La Rioja seek win to join Montpellier in play-offs http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026995/La+Rioja+seek+win+to+join+Montpellier+in+play-offs GROUP C PREVIEW: While Montpellier need one more point to be assured of the No. 1 position in the group, La Rioja can join the French side in the play-offs by beating Metalurg. Fri, 02 Dec 2016 15:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026995 02.12.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026995 Superb Zagreb stun Löwen to keep alive last 16 hopes http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026988/Superb+Zagreb+stun+L%c3%b6wen+to+keep+alive+last+16+hopes GROUP B REVIEW: HC PPD Zagreb celebrated only their second VELUX EHF Champions League win of the season after a majestic second-half performance against strong favourites Rhein-Neckar Löwen. Thu, 01 Dec 2016 22:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026988 01.12.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026988 Sajad Esteki helps Dinamo to historic win http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026987/Sajad+Esteki+helps+Dinamo+to+historic+win GROUP D REVIEW: Bucuresti end their home campaign with an impressive win against ABC/UMinho 35:29, their biggest-ever in the European premium competition. Thu, 01 Dec 2016 21:30:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026987 01.12.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026987 Bid for two amazing VELUX EHF FINAL4 experiences http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026984/Bid+for+two+amazing+VELUX+EHF+FINAL4+experiences NEWS REPORT: Fans are invited to join the HANDBALL HILFT! auction for a good cause. Thu, 01 Dec 2016 17:42:10 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026984 01.12.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026984 5 reasons for Veszprém's fall from grace http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026982/5+reasons+for+Veszpr%c3%a9m%27s+fall+from+grace FIRST-HAND INSIGHT: In October and November Veszprém had as many defeats as in the entire last season. What went wrong with the Hungarian powerhouse? Thu, 01 Dec 2016 14:10:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026982 01.12.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026982 MOTW brings Karabatic back to Barcelona http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026980/MOTW+brings+Karabatic+back+to+Barcelona FEATURE: Having played for Barcelona the past two seasons, Paris SG star player Nikola Karabatic returns to the Palau Blaugrana when both teams meet Saturday in the ehfTV.com Match of the Week. Thu, 01 Dec 2016 11:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026980 01.12.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026980 2016 ends with clash of the top teams at Barcelona http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026976/2016+ends+with+clash+of+the+top+teams+at+Barcelona GROUP A PREVIEW: Only three matches in Group A this week, as Flensburg vs Schaffhausen was postponed until March Thu, 01 Dec 2016 08:40:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026976 01.12.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026976 Kristianstad and Meshkov share spoils in thrilling draw http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026977/Kristianstad+and+Meshkov+share+spoils+in+thrilling+draw GROUP B REVIEW: Meshkov Brest were held to their third successive draw in the VELUX EHF Champions League after a rollercoaster share of the points at IFK Kristianstad Wed, 30 Nov 2016 21:10:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026977 30.11.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026977 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 16:20:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026972 30.11.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026972 Vardar visit Kielce as four-way top spot battle continues http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026969/Vardar+visit+Kielce+as+four-way+top+spot+battle+continues GROUP B PREVIEW: The fight for the No. 1 position in the group could take another twist before the winter break as HC Vardar visit defending champions KC Vive Tauron Kielce. Tue, 29 Nov 2016 19:30:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026969 29.11.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026969 Victory over Zagreb brings Kielce back on top of Group B, Сelje and Brest split points again http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026957/Victory+over+Zagreb+brings+Kielce+back+on+top+of+Group+B%2c+%d0%a1elje+and+Brest+split+points+again GROUP B REVIEW: After eleven days of break from last VELUX EHF Champions League duel against Prvo plinarsko drustvo Zagreb, KS Vive Tauron Kielce once again defeated the Croatian team and Celje Pivovarna Lasko and HC Meshkov Brest could not determine a winner in a thrilling duel. Sun, 27 Nov 2016 21:53:43 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026957 27.11.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026957 Filip Taleski seals win for Metalurg over TATRAN Presov http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026956/Filip+Taleski+seals+win+for+Metalurg+over+TATRAN+Presov GROUP C REVIEW: Metalurg Skopje heat up the play-off race in Group C, after big win over TATRAN Presov. Sun, 27 Nov 2016 20:49:09 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026956 27.11.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026956 Paris easily beat Veszprem, while Barcelona demolish BSV http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026955/Paris+easily+beat+Veszprem%2c+while+Barcelona+demolish+BSV GROUP A REVIEW: French and Catalan dominance in group A continues, as Paris Saint-Germain beat Veszprem 28:24 and FC Barcelona easily beat BSV, 34:19. Sun, 27 Nov 2016 20:20:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026955 27.11.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026955 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 18:30:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026954 27.11.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026954 Kadetten take first Champions League win in 51 weeks http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026951/Kadetten+take+first+Champions+League+win+in+51+weeks GROUP A REVIEW: Swiss champions Kadetten strike back against Plock thanks to outstanding performances by centre back Gabor Csaszar and goalkeeper Aurel Bringolf. Sat, 26 Nov 2016 22:50:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026951 26.11.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026951 Montpellier advance to play-offs with big win http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026950/Montpellier+advance+to+play-offs+with+big+win GROUP C REVIEW: Montpellier are the first side from this group to book a place in the play-offs after a convincing win over La Rioja. Sat, 26 Nov 2016 21:50:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026950 26.11.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026950 Löwen avenge painful home loss; Szeged take clear win http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026949/L%c3%b6wen+avenge+painful+home+loss%3b+Szeged+take+clear+win GROUP B REVIEW: Vardar suffered their first home defeat of the season as Löwen took revenge for their 33:27 drubbing last week, and Szeged overcame a shaky phase to beat Kristianstad by five goals. Sat, 26 Nov 2016 20:50:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026949 26.11.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026949 Dinamo out after heavy defeat against Motor http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026947/Dinamo+out+after+heavy+defeat+against+Motor GROUP D REVIEW: A seven-goal loss leaves the Romanian champions without chance of progressing to the next phase as the Ukrainian hosts extend their winning streak to four matches. Sat, 26 Nov 2016 15:50:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026947 26.11.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026947 Keep calm and grow a moustache http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026944/Keep+calm+and+grow+a+moustache FIRST-HAND INSIGHT: As November nears its end and the razors soon come out again, let's have a look how 'Movember' has grown in the handball world. Fri, 25 Nov 2016 14:20:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026944 25.11.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026944 Join the Sky charity auction and win a special VELUX EHF FINAL4 package http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026942/Join+the+Sky+charity+auction+and+win+a+special+VELUX+EHF+FINAL4+package NEWS REPORT: Bid for the good cause and get a VELUX EHF FINAL4 dream weekend for two people Fri, 25 Nov 2016 13:59:09 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026942 25.11.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026942 Ivic: “I am really happy to be and play in Kielce” http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026941/Ivic%3a+%e2%80%9cI+am+really+happy+to+be+and+play+in+Kielce%e2%80%9d FEATURE: 24-year-old Croatian goalkeeper Filip Ivic is settling in on his first international venture after 13 years playing for Zagreb. Fri, 25 Nov 2016 12:40:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026941 25.11.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026941 Lions out to get their revenge on high-flying Vardar http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026938/Lions+out+to+get+their+revenge+on+high-flying+Vardar GROUP B / MOTW PREVIEW: Rhein-Neckar Löwen visit group leaders HC Vardar with a solitary objective of avenging last week’s painful defeat to the Macedonian giants on home court Fri, 25 Nov 2016 08:50:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026938 25.11.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026938 Elverum keep hopes of reaching playoff alive after win http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026937/Elverum+keep+hopes+of+reaching+playoff+alive+after+win GROUP C REVIEW: Elverum move from the bottom of Group C with a win over Chekhovskie Medvedi Thu, 24 Nov 2016 19:20:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026937 24.11.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026937 Three-team duel for two playoff places http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026935/Three-team+duel+for+two+playoff+places GROUP D PREVIEW: Besiktas and Nantes have everything to play for in their head-to-head game, while in-form Motor have two consecutive games on home court Thu, 24 Nov 2016 13:20:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026935 24.11.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026935 Kiel show their second face and take revenge http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026931/Kiel+show+their+second+face+and+take+revenge GROUP A REVIEW: Flensburg beaten on home ground, after strong first half of THW. Wed, 23 Nov 2016 21:05:53 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026931 23.11.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026931 Four teams with imperative to win http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026928/Four+teams+with+imperative+to+win GROUP C PREVIEW: Montpellier can book the group’s first play-off berth with a victory against La Rioja in Round 8. Wed, 23 Nov 2016 15:30:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026928 23.11.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026928 Omoregie, a Bulgarian handball pearl shining for Krim http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026926/Omoregie%2c+a+Bulgarian+handball+pearl+shining+for+Krim AROUND THE WORLD: Born to a Nigerian father and a Bulgarian mother, Elizabeth Omoregie was just 17 when she made her Champions League debut for Krim. Two years later she is the driving force behind the Slovenian team’s convincing qualification for the main round. Wed, 23 Nov 2016 09:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026926 23.11.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026926 Vardar with best attack and Györ top fan base list http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026923/Vardar+with+best+attack+and+Gy%c3%b6r+top+fan+base+list FACTS AND FIGURES: ehfCL.com has composed the most important numbers from the Women’s EHF Champions League after the conclusion of the group matches Tue, 22 Nov 2016 15:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026923 22.11.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026923 Vardar and Györ rule the rankings ahead of winter break http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026920/Vardar+and+Gy%c3%b6r+rule+the+rankings+ahead+of+winter+break NEWS REPORT: The defending champions CSM Bucuresti sit at the bottom of Group 2 before the main round resumes in the last weekend of January Mon, 21 Nov 2016 14:34:28 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026920 21.11.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026920 CSM avenge their loss against FCM http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026913/CSM+avenge+their+loss+against+FCM GROUP C REVIEW: CSM will start the main round phase with two points, after a 26:20 win against FCM in the last game of the group phase. Sun, 20 Nov 2016 21:35:31 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026913 20.11.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026913 Metalurg surprise Elverum to move up the standings http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026912/Metalurg+surprise+Elverum+to+move+up+the+standings GROUP C REVIEW: Metalurg Skopje grab surprising win in Elverum to leave their opponents at the bottom of Group C after Round 7. The Macedonian side find themselves with six points on their tally, alongside Presov and Chekhovskie Medvedi. Sun, 20 Nov 2016 20:41:43 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026912 20.11.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026912 Flensburg conquer Kiel’s fortress in style in MOTW, as Paris and Barcelona march in step http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026910/Flensburg+conquer+Kiel%e2%80%99s+fortress+in+style+in+MOTW%2c+as+Paris+and+Barcelona+march+in+step GROUP A REVIEW: PSG cause Veszprém’s first home defeat since April 2013, Bjerringbro miss the chance to upset Barcelona and Kiel were shocked by their neighbours in the Match of the Week. Sun, 20 Nov 2016 19:30:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026910 20.11.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026910 Esbjerg claim last main round place with big win http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026909/Esbjerg+claim+last+main+round+place+with+big+win GROUP D REVIEW: An 11-goal win at home against IK Sävehof makes Women’s EHF Champions League debutants Team Esbjerg the last team to qualify for the main round. Sun, 20 Nov 2016 17:10:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026909 20.11.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026909 Astrakhanochka pleased despite fifth straight loss http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026908/Astrakhanochka+pleased+despite+fifth+straight+loss GROUP B REVIEW: A solid performance in the second half helps FTC beat Astrakhanochka in Russia, as both teams prepare for the EHF Champions League Main Round. Sun, 20 Nov 2016 15:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026908 20.11.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026908 Krim win Group D after earn first away points http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026906/Krim+win+Group+D+after+earn+first+away+points GROUP D REVIEW: The group qualifier continue to impress after their unexpected climb to the standings top Sat, 19 Nov 2016 21:30:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026906 19.11.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026906 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 21:20:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026905 19.11.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026905 Mlakar saves point for Сelje, while Gorbok leads Szeged to a win in Sweden http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026904/Mlakar+saves+point+for+%d0%a1elje%2c+while+Gorbok+leads+Szeged+to+a+win+in+Sweden GROUP B REVIEW: MOL-Pick Szeged celebrated an emphatic win in Sweden after superb performances by playmaker Sergei Gorbok and goalkeeper Marin Sego, while Celje's right back scored a game-tying goal in Brest 73 seconds before the final buzzer. Sat, 19 Nov 2016 19:50:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026904 19.11.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026904 Montpellier top the table, La Rioja suffer shock high-scoring loss http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026903/Montpellier+top+the+table%2c+La+Rioja+suffer+shock+high-scoring+loss GROUP C REVIEW: Montpellier continue their exceptional form with their fourth consecutive Champions League victory, and Chekovskie upset their hosts Naturhouse. Sat, 19 Nov 2016 19:10:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026903 19.11.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026903 Györ hand Rostov a bitter farewell to the top flight http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026902/Gy%c3%b6r+hand+Rostov+a+bitter+farewell+to+the+top+flight GROUP C REVIEW: Györ finished off the group in style, with a 32:25 win against Rostov, the worst loss in Rostov’s history in the Women's EHF Champions League Sat, 19 Nov 2016 18:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026902 19.11.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026902 No miracle for Leipzig against invincible Vardar http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026901/No+miracle+for+Leipzig+against+invincible+Vardar GROUP B REVIEW: HC Vardar record their biggest EHF Champions League victory and deny Leipzig a last-minute chance to squeeze into the main round. Sat, 19 Nov 2016 17:40:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026901 19.11.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026901 Thüringer HC take two points into main round http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026900/Th%c3%bcringer+HC+take+two+points+into+main+round GROUP A REVIEW: German title holders Thüringer HC beat Metz 28:25 on the home court to take two points into the EHF Champions League Main Round. Sat, 19 Nov 2016 16:10:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026900 19.11.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026900 Youthful Buducnost edge battling Glassverket http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026897/Youthful+Buducnost+edge+battling+Glassverket GROUP A REVIEW: Buducnost fielded a youthful second-string team which beat EHF Champions League debutants Glassverket to finish the group matches on a high note. Fri, 18 Nov 2016 19:10:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026897 18.11.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026897 Astrakhanochka close to the main round http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026891/Astrakhanochka+close+to+the+main+round GROUP B PREVIEW: Astrakhanochka are close to advancing to the main round, with HC Leipzig trying to use their last chance to grab the third place Fri, 18 Nov 2016 13:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026891 18.11.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026891 Main round berth at stake in Esbjerg; main round points in Larvik http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026887/Main+round+berth+at+stake+in+Esbjerg%3b+main+round+points+in+Larvik GROUP D PREVIEW: While Larvik and RK Krim Mercator are both ready for the main round, but are still playing for main round points, Team Esbjerg and IK Sävehof are deciding the last main round berth between them on the last match day Fri, 18 Nov 2016 12:10:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026887 18.11.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026887 In-form teams meet as Presov host Montpellier http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026886/In-form+teams+meet+as+Presov+host+Montpellier GROUP C PREVIEW: Presov bid to take their first ever win over Montpellier while La Rioja defend their top spot at home against Chekhov. Fri, 18 Nov 2016 11:50:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026886 18.11.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026886 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 09:40:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026874 18.11.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026874 CMS and FSM fight for points http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026865/CMS+and+FSM+fight+for+points GROUP C PREVIEW: CSM and FCM are ready to battle for two important points to take into the Women’s EHF Champions League Main Round. Fri, 18 Nov 2016 09:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026865 18.11.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026865 Lions succumb to mighty Vardar as Canellas shines http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026870/Lions+succumb+to+mighty+Vardar+as+Canellas+shines GROUP B REVIEW: HC Vardar stayed top of the group with an impressive away win over Rhein-Neckar Löwen thanks to a blistering performance by Joan Canellas Thu, 17 Nov 2016 21:50:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026870 17.11.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026870 Oilers leave Kadetten with no chance http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026869/Oilers+leave+Kadetten+with+no+chance GROUP A REVIEW: Polish runners-up remain a stronghold on their home court, taking their fifth point in their fortress Thu, 17 Nov 2016 21:30:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026869 17.11.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026869 Dinamo take full points after solid second half http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026868/Dinamo+take+full+points+after+solid+second+half GROUP D REVIEW: Dinamo earned their biggest win ever in the competition, 30:25, against TTH Holstebro, to boost their chances for a playoff berth Thu, 17 Nov 2016 21:10:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026868 17.11.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026868 Thüringer HC and Metz clash for main round points http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026867/Th%c3%bcringer+HC+and+Metz+clash+for+main+round+points GROUP A PREVIEW: Metz Handball visit Thüringer HC in a bid to finish top of the group, with both teams aiming to carry as many points as they can into the main round Thu, 17 Nov 2016 19:20:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026867 17.11.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026867 Coaches agree: This group is stronger than expected http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026843/Coaches+agree%3a+This+group+is+stronger+than+expected FEATURE: The coaches of Team Esbjerg and IK Sävehof agree on at least one thing ahead of their decisive meeting: Group D has turned out to be stronger than expected. Thu, 17 Nov 2016 13:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026843 17.11.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026843 Kielce bounce back with fine win over Zagreb http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026829/Kielce+bounce+back+with+fine+win+over+Zagreb GROUP B REVIEW: VELUX EHF Champions League title holders Kielce recover from two successive defeats and earn a comfortable win with a strong second half at Zagreb. Wed, 16 Nov 2016 21:10:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026829 16.11.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026829 Nantes looking for playoff berth http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026824/Nantes+looking+for+playoff+berth GROUP D PREVIEW: A win against Motor would help Nantes virtually claim a playoff spot, if Besiktas lose in Portugal Wed, 16 Nov 2016 17:30:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026824 16.11.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026824 Per ardua, ad astra http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026823/Per+ardua%2c+ad+astra BLOG: Tom O'Brannagain previews a true derby match between north German rivals Kiel and Flensburg, two sides far from at their best and in search of a spark in Match of the Week Wed, 16 Nov 2016 17:20:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026823 16.11.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026823 Northern German derby electrifies Europe as MOTW http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026820/Northern+German+derby+electrifies+Europe+as+MOTW GROUP A PREVIEW: Kiel host neighbours Flensburg in the Match of the Week and PSG play Veszprém as four out of the top-five teams meet each other in Round 7. Wed, 16 Nov 2016 10:50:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026820 16.11.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026820 10 qualified teams, but everything to play for http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026816/10+qualified+teams%2c+but+everything+to+play+for NEWS REPORT: There are two places up for grabs for the Women’s EHF Champions League Main Round, but the likes of CSM, Vardar, Larvik and Midtjylland are still hunting important points in the last round of the group matches Tue, 15 Nov 2016 16:50:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026816 15.11.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026816 Shaken Kielce visit Zagreb; Lions take on high-flying Vardar http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026814/Shaken+Kielce+visit+Zagreb%3b+Lions+take+on+high-flying+Vardar GROUP B PREVIEW: Defending champions KS Vive Tauron Kielce face HC PPD Zagreb while Macedonian powerhouse Vardar visit Rhein-Neckar Löwen in the group’s two standout clashes this week Tue, 15 Nov 2016 15:30:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026814 15.11.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026814 Young star Nedim Remili shines at PSG http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026815/Young+star+Nedim+Remili+shines+at+PSG FEATURE: 21-year-old Champions League rookie Remili is a core part of the PSG squad, scoring nine goals in the French side’s first ever win against Barcelona on Saturday. Tue, 15 Nov 2016 15:30:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026815 15.11.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026815 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 19:20:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026810 13.11.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026810 Thüringer power past Glassverket to earn main round berth http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026809/Th%c3%bcringer+power+past+Glassverket+to+earn+main+round+berth GROUP A REVIEW: A 33:27 straightforward win against Glassverket qualified Thüringer for the main round for the fourth season in a row Sun, 13 Nov 2016 18:40:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026809 13.11.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026809 Third successive win puts Larvik in main round http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026807/Third+successive+win+puts+Larvik+in+main+round GROUP D REVIEW: Larvik qualify for the main round and take RK Krim Mercator with them by means of a six-goal win in Sweden. Sun, 13 Nov 2016 17:10:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026807 13.11.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026807 Bitter revenge for Leipzig; Vardar unstoppable in Budapest http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026806/Bitter+revenge+for+Leipzig%3b+Vardar+unstoppable+in+Budapest GROUP B REVIEW: HC Leipzig finally got their first victory in the group matches, yet is was not enough to rise from the bottom of the table; HC Vardar strengthened their top position by beating FTC Sun, 13 Nov 2016 16:40:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026806 13.11.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026806 Paris take top spot after beating Barcelona for the first time http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026804/Paris+take+top+spot+after+beating+Barcelona+for+the+first+time GROUP A REVIEW: The Catalan side suffer their first defeat of the season, while Veszprém are extremely shaken by Bjerringbro. Sat, 12 Nov 2016 23:20:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026804 12.11.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026804 La Rioja fend off Elverum to claim top spot in Group C http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026803/La+Rioja+fend+off+Elverum+to+claim+top+spot+in+Group+C GROUP C REVIEW: Forceful La Rioja allow no surprise in front of home fans as they climb to the top of the Group C at the expense of lacklustre Elverum. Sat, 12 Nov 2016 22:30:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026803 12.11.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026803 Biggest ever win for Motor increases Ukrainian hopes http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026802/Biggest+ever+win+for+Motor+increases+Ukrainian+hopes GROUP D REVIEW: A 8:1 start was enough for Motor to control the game and earn their biggest win ever in the VELUX EHF Champions League, 35:22, against ABC. Sat, 12 Nov 2016 22:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026802 12.11.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026802 Splendid Vardar power past Kielce http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026801/Splendid+Vardar+power+past+Kielce GROUP B REVIEW: The Match of the Week delivered a flawless performance from HC Vardar, who are now leaders of the group after a 40:34 win against Kielce. Sat, 12 Nov 2016 21:20:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026801 12.11.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026801 Midtjylland through after impressive win over Györ http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026800/Midtjylland+through+after+impressive+win+over+Gy%c3%b6r GROUP C REVIEW: FC Midtjylland progress to the main round with a match to spare after beating group heavyweights Györ, thanks to a superb performance from Jörgensen. Sat, 12 Nov 2016 18:40:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026800 12.11.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026800 Krim boost main round chances with third home win http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026799/Krim+boost+main+round+chances+with+third+home+win GROUP D REVIEW: Krim secure their third home victory in a row – 27:22 against Esbjerg – and improve their prospects of reaching the main round. Sat, 12 Nov 2016 18:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026799 12.11.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026799 Comeback Metz hands Buducnost first defeat http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026796/Comeback+Metz+hands+Buducnost+first+defeat GROUP A REVIEW: Metz were trailing by four goals early in the second half but they bounced back to end Buducnost’s unbeaten run, and to go top of the group. Fri, 11 Nov 2016 19:20:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026796 11.11.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026796 Nantes looking to extend their unbeaten run against Dinamo http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026795/Nantes+looking+to+extend+their+unbeaten+run+against+Dinamo GROUP D PREVIEW: Nantes can inch closer to a playoff berth with another win against Dinamo, while Besiktas are looking for their first ever away success in the VELUX EHF Champions League Fri, 11 Nov 2016 19:10:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026795 11.11.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026795 Everything wide open in Group D ahead of Round 5 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026794/Everything+wide+open+in+Group+D+ahead+of+Round+5 GROUP D PREVIEW: The group has turned into the most unpredictable group in the group matches with all four teams ending on six points still being a possibility Fri, 11 Nov 2016 18:20:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026794 11.11.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026794 Bucuresti comeback win puts Rostov on brink of elimination http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026793/Bucuresti+comeback+win+puts+Rostov+on+brink+of+elimination GROUP C REVIEW: CSM Bucuresti ended their three-match losing streak with a win from seven goals down at Rostov-Don, whose chances to progress have become very slim following the 22:20 defeat. Fri, 11 Nov 2016 16:30:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026793 11.11.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026793 Big guns clash in Budapest; Leipzig hope to rise from the bottom http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026791/Big+guns+clash+in+Budapest%3b+Leipzig+hope+to+rise+from+the+bottom GROUP B PREVIEW: The outsider HC Leipzig look to earn their first points against Astrakhanochka, while the leaders FTC-Rail Cargo Hungaria and HC Vardar will face each other in Budapest Fri, 11 Nov 2016 15:10:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026791 11.11.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026791 Battle for main round points takes centre stage http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026790/Battle+for+main+round+points+takes+centre+stage GROUP A PREVIEW: Metz will try to get on an even keel with Buducnost while Thüringer HC travel to Glassverket to protect an eight-goal advantage in a battle to reach the main round Fri, 11 Nov 2016 10:10:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026790 11.11.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026790 A new coach and new hopes for CSM http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026785/A+new+coach+and+new+hopes+for+CSM GROUP C PREVIEW: The title holders changed their coach and will look for at least a draw against Rostov, while FC Midtjylland would be through with a win against Györ Fri, 11 Nov 2016 08:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026785 11.11.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026785 Shaky Flensburg do not fall at Lauge's comeback http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026789/Shaky+Flensburg+do+not+fall+at+Lauge%27s+comeback GROUP A REVIEW: Thanks to the unexpectedly close 29:26 win at Schaffhausen, Flensburg pass their local rivals Kiel. Thu, 10 Nov 2016 21:50:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026789 10.11.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026789 Löwen scrape past battling Zagreb to go top http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026788/L%c3%b6wen+scrape+past+battling+Zagreb+to+go+top GROUP B REVIEW: Rhein-Neckar Löwen ground out a 25:24 home win over Croatian title holders HC PPD Zagreb to go top of the section after the visitors came up short with a late rally. Thu, 10 Nov 2016 19:30:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026788 10.11.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026788 Montpellier take top spot; Chupryna save earns Presov win http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026787/Montpellier+take+top+spot%3b+Chupryna+save+earns+Presov+win GROUP C REVIEW: Montpellier went top of the table, while a crucial save by their goalkeeper Igor Chupryna earned Presov an important win at Chekhovskie. Thu, 10 Nov 2016 19:20:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026787 10.11.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026787 Ivan Cupic: “The transfer to Vardar was the right choice for me” http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026786/Ivan+Cupic%3a+%e2%80%9cThe+transfer+to+Vardar+was+the+right+choice+for+me%e2%80%9d INTERVIEW: The Croatian winger sat down with ehfCL.com to talk about his move to Vardar, working with Spanish coaches and his goals for the season Thu, 10 Nov 2016 18:30:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026786 10.11.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026786 Nuno Pereira: “We are known for our determination” http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026783/Nuno+Pereira%3a+%e2%80%9cWe+are+known+for+our+determination%e2%80%9d FEATURE: With 32 goals in five games, Nuno Pereira is ABC/UMinho top scorer and the third top scorer in the VELUX EHF Champions League.The left back spoke to ehfcl.com about his first season in the competition and ABC’s challenges Thu, 10 Nov 2016 14:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026783 10.11.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026783 Veszprém fall and Löwen rise in the power ranking http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026780/Veszpr%c3%a9m+fall+and+L%c3%b6wen+rise+in+the+power+ranking FEATURE: Mighty Barcelona lead the way, PSG and Löwen trail just behind, and last seasons’ finalists fall down the ranking. Thu, 10 Nov 2016 08:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026780 10.11.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026780 Corrales and Ivic shine as valiant Wisla dislodge THW Kiel http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026779/Corrales+and+Ivic+shine+as+valiant+Wisla+dislodge+THW+Kiel GROUP A MATCH REVIEW: Plock celebrate their first win of the season with magnificent performances from Ivic and Rodrigo Corrales inspiring a rare win against THW Kiel. Wed, 09 Nov 2016 20:40:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026779 09.11.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026779 Drama unfolds in a balanced Group C http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026778/Drama+unfolds+in+a+balanced+Group+C PREVIEW: With only three points separating top and the bottom, Group C promises to be the most dramatic of all groups in the VELUX EHF Champions League Group Phase Wed, 09 Nov 2016 18:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026778 09.11.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026778 Kielce and Vardar in clash of titans; Lions wary of Zagreb threat http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026777/Kielce+and+Vardar+in+clash+of+titans%3b+Lions+wary+of+Zagreb+threat GROUP B PREVIEW: Defending champions KS Vive Tauron Kielce visit HC Vardar in a top of the table clash, while HC PPD Zagreb return to last season’s happy hunting ground in the section’s standout matches this week Wed, 09 Nov 2016 16:43:35 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026777 09.11.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026777 Egyptian Sanad wants to take the competition by storm http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026776/Egyptian+Sanad+wants+to+take+the+competition+by+storm AROUND THE WORLD: Hussein Zaki showed us that an Egyptian player can reach the top of the sport. Now, Mohamed Hisham Sanad is impressing in La Rioja and has only one dream: a VELUX EHF FINAL 4 berth Wed, 09 Nov 2016 16:40:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026776 09.11.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026776 Przybecki: “Motivation is not about exuberant speeches” http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026774/Przybecki%3a+%e2%80%9cMotivation+is+not+about+exuberant+speeches%e2%80%9d INTERVIEW OF THE WEEK: Coach Piotr Przybecki, who is in his first season in charge of Orlen Wisła Płock, talks about building and motivating his team, and why competition is pushing them forward. Tue, 08 Nov 2016 11:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026774 08.11.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026774 True test for Barcelona in Paris http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026773/True+test+for+Barcelona+in+Paris GROUP A PREVIEW: Four matches on four different days as Barcelona travel to Paris while Veszprém, Kiel and Flensburg face rather low hurdles. Tue, 08 Nov 2016 09:20:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026773 08.11.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026773 Defending champions part ways Vestergaard, Rosca on board http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026772/Defending+champions+part+ways+Vestergaard%2c+Rosca+on+board NEWS REPORT: The current title holders hopes for qualifying are slim after three consecutive defeats, but Aurelian Roșca has been called up to save the team, as Jakob Vestergaard was let go. Mon, 07 Nov 2016 16:10:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026772 07.11.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026772 FTC through to main round http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026766/FTC+through+to+main+round GROUP B REVIEW: FTC-Rail Cargo Hungaria qualified for the main round of the Women’s EHF Champions League after beating HC Leipzig in Germany. Sun, 06 Nov 2016 21:10:16 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026766 06.11.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026766 Rampant Buducnost storm into main round http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026763/Rampant+Buducnost+storm+into+main+round GROUP A REVIEW: Buducnost made it four wins out of four and advanced into the main round with two games to spare after an emphatic home win against Thüringer HC. Sun, 06 Nov 2016 19:04:04 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026763 06.11.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026763 Surprising FCM shock Rostov-Don http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026762/Surprising+FCM+shock+Rostov-Don GROUP C REVIEW: There was no shortage of drama for Rostov, with the Russian powerhouse on the brink of elimination, after losing against FCM 25:23. Sun, 06 Nov 2016 18:18:33 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026762 06.11.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026762 Frantic tussle beckons as Larvik and Sävehof snatch lifeline wins http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026755/Frantic+tussle+beckons+as+Larvik+and+S%c3%a4vehof+snatch+lifeline+wins GROUP D REVIEW: All four teams in the section have four points from as many games, after Larvik edged Team Esbjerg and IK Sävehof beat Krim Mercator to set up a dramatic race for main round berths. Sat, 05 Nov 2016 21:12:40 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026755 05.11.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026755 Davis starts with an emphatic victory in Skopje http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026757/Davis+starts+with+an+emphatic+victory+in+Skopje GROUP В REVIEW: In the first game under new head coach, David Davis, HC Vardar won a clear victory over Astrakhanochka and secured a sport in the Women’s EHF Champions League Main Round. Sat, 05 Nov 2016 19:54:49 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026757 05.11.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026757 Metz earn third win in a row http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026756/Metz+earn+third+win+in+a+row GROUP A REVIEW: Metz Handball earned their third successive win in the Women’s EHF Champions League and thus, leaving Glassverket without a single point through a 25:19 home win on Saturday afternoon. Sat, 05 Nov 2016 19:17:47 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026756 05.11.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026756 Györ through to Main Round after another comeback against CSM http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026751/Gy%c3%b6r+through+to+Main+Round+after+another+comeback+against+CSM GROUP C REVIEW: Without Heidi Løke, who is taking a break from handball after announcing she is pregnant, Györ won their fourth consecutive game, against CSM, and are through to the Main Round Fri, 04 Nov 2016 21:04:44 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026751 04.11.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026751 Buducnost and Metz looking to seal main round berths http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026749/Buducnost+and+Metz+looking+to+seal+main+round+berths GROUP A PREVIEW: Buducnost and Metz Handball are on the verge of advancing into the second group stage of Europe’s premier club competition with two games to spare Fri, 04 Nov 2016 13:20:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026749 04.11.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026749 Debut for Davis in Skopje, Leipzig to finally play on home court http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026748/Debut+for+Davis+in+Skopje%2c+Leipzig+to+finally+play+on+home+court GROUP B PREVIEW: The group leaders HC Vardar and FTC-Rail Cargo Hungaria look for their third victories in a row, while HC Leipzig hope to finally grab some points in their first home game Fri, 04 Nov 2016 12:50:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026748 04.11.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026748 Krim chasing third straight win http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026745/Krim+chasing+third+straight+win GROUP D PREVIEW: After a poor start, RK Krim Mercator are chasing their third successive win in a group, where all four teams may be on four points after this weekend, though Fri, 04 Nov 2016 08:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026745 04.11.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026745 CSM looking for payback against Györ http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026744/CSM+looking+for+payback+against+Gy%c3%b6r GROUP C PREVIEW: Györ would like to extend their winning run to four games, while CSM are fighting for their lives in a tougher than expected group for the current title holders Thu, 03 Nov 2016 17:20:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026744 03.11.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026744 Five reasons why Györ are everyone’s title favourites this season http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026743/Five+reasons+why+Gy%c3%b6r+are+everyone%e2%80%99s+title+favourites+this+season FEATURE: Having already won in Rostov and against Bucurest the Hungarian powerhouse sent a message to rivals: give your all but know it might not be enough to beat us Thu, 03 Nov 2016 08:50:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026743 03.11.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026743 Top rookies to look out for in 2016/17 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026739/Top+rookies+to+look+out+for+in+2016%2f17 NEWS REPORT: Some of these players are barely old enough to have driver’s licence but they will dominate the world of handball in the years to come. Wed, 02 Nov 2016 17:20:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026739 02.11.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026739 Leslie promises new Rostov after Christmas http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026738/Leslie+promises+new+Rostov+after+Christmas FEATURE: Danish coach of Rostov returns home for the Round 4 match, while Danish international Louise Burgaard from FC Midtjylland firmly believes in a home win Wed, 02 Nov 2016 16:10:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026738 02.11.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026738 Sandra Toft shines in first Larvik win http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026726/Sandra+Toft+shines+in+first+Larvik+win GROUP D REVIEW: With a save percentage of 47 and many crucial saves, goalkeeper Sandra Toft played a vital role, as Larvik took their first win in the Women’s EHF Champions League this season, defeating the unbeaten hosts, Team Esbjerg, 31:24. Sun, 30 Oct 2016 19:14:19 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026726 30.10.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026726 Buducnost and Metz march on towards Main Round http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026725/Buducnost+and+Metz+march+on+towards+Main+Round GROUP A REVIEW: Buducnost and Metz Handball edged closer to the Women’s EHF Champions League Main Round,following contrasting wins over their respective rivals on Sunday. Sun, 30 Oct 2016 17:45:03 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026725 30.10.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026725 Rostov-Don win first points against FCM http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026724/Rostov-Don+win+first+points+against+FCM GROUP C REVIEW: The Russian side earned their first win this season, 26:20, against FC Midtjylland with an excellent second half Sat, 29 Oct 2016 20:20:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026724 29.10.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026724 One great half enough for Krim's second win in succession http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026723/One+great+half+enough+for+Krim%27s+second+win+in+succession GROUP D REVIEW: After an amazing first 30 minutes, Krim found themselves sweating at the end of the second having left a 10-goal lead slip Sat, 29 Oct 2016 19:10:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026723 29.10.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026723 Vardar break down their Russian opposition; FTC topple Leipzig http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026722/Vardar+break+down+their+Russian+opposition%3b+FTC+topple+Leipzig GROUP B REVIEW: Ten goals scored by Andrea Penezic helped HC Vardar to earn a victory over the resistant Astrakhanochka. HC Leipzig fought hard in Dabas but FTC were more powerful and took their second victory in a row Sat, 29 Oct 2016 18:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026722 29.10.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026722 Unlikely Iranian-Romanian combination paying dividends http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026719/Unlikely+Iranian-Romanian+combination+paying+dividends AROUND THE WORLD: The combination of three Iranian players and a Romanian team is surely one to watch, but nobody could believe the adjustment period would be so unchallenging Sat, 29 Oct 2016 08:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026719 29.10.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026719 Vardar and FTC hope to strengthen their position http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026721/Vardar+and+FTC+hope+to+strengthen+their+position GROUP B PREVIEW: HC Vardar look to show their power in Astrakhan, while HC Lepzig hope to earn their first points in the competition Fri, 28 Oct 2016 21:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026721 28.10.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026721 Epic collapse for CSM inspires third straight win for table-topping Györ http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026720/Epic+collapse+for+CSM+inspires+third+straight+win+for+table-topping+Gy%c3%b6r GROUP C REVIEW: In a packed Bucuresti hall, Györ overcame a four-goal half-time deficit to make it maximum points from three games with a 27:24 win. Fri, 28 Oct 2016 19:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026720 28.10.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026720 Buducnost and Metz favourites at halfway mark http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026718/Buducnost+and+Metz+favourites+at+halfway+mark GROUP A PREVIEW: Buducnost and Metz Handball are poised to occupy to the top two positions at the halfway point in Group A, with Thüringer HC and newcommers Glassverket battling to stay afloat Fri, 28 Oct 2016 15:30:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026718 28.10.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026718 Savehof chasing first win against Krim, Larvik chasing first points http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026717/Savehof+chasing+first+win+against+Krim%2c+Larvik+chasing+first+points GROUP D PREVIEW: IK Sävehof are chasing their first win against RK Krim Mercartor, while Larvik are struggling to get going on the third round of matches in Group D this weekend. Fri, 28 Oct 2016 12:40:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026717 28.10.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026717 CSM and Györ face off with last season’s final in mind http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026713/CSM+and+Gy%c3%b6r+face+off+with+last+season%e2%80%99s+final+in+mind GROUP C PREVIEW: Györ are looking to avenge their defeat in last year’s final against CSM, with the Romanian side coming in after a disappointing loss against FCM Thu, 27 Oct 2016 17:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026713 27.10.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026713 Match of the Week Rounds 6-9 confirmed http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026711/Match+of+the+Week+Rounds+6-9+confirmed NEWS REPORT: The highlight matches of the VELUX EHF Champions League in November and December will take place in Skopje, Kiel, Kielce and Barcelona Thu, 27 Oct 2016 13:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026711 27.10.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026711 Five reasons for the power shift in women’s handball in Scandinavia http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026709/Five+reasons+for+the+power+shift+in+women%e2%80%99s+handball+in+Scandinavia FIRST HAND INSIGHT: After six years as Scandinavia’s dominating women’s club team, Larvik, seem to have yielded the throne to Team Esbjerg; there are several reasons for this change in power balance Wed, 26 Oct 2016 17:20:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026709 26.10.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026709 La Rioja stay on top with a win in Elverum, Montpellier with convincing home win http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026698/La+Rioja+stay+on+top+with+a+win+in+Elverum%2c+Montpellier+with+convincing+home+win GROUP C REVIEW: La Rioja win in Elverum to stay on top of Group C and Montpellier climb up to the second spot. Sun, 23 Oct 2016 20:55:47 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026698 23.10.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026698 Raging bull Karabatic leaves Bjerringbro behind http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026697/Raging+bull+Karabatic+leaves+Bjerringbro+behind GROUP A REVIEW: Paris take their fourth straight group match win, while BSV lose their third of four straight home games. Sun, 23 Oct 2016 19:40:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026697 23.10.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026697 Roaring Lions devour Kielce, as Szeged edge Brest http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026696/Roaring+Lions+devour+Kielce%2c+as+Szeged+edge+Brest GROUP B REVIEW: German title holders, Rhein-Neckar Löwen, celebrated an emphatic win at VELUX EHF Champions League holders, KS Vive Tauron Kielce, while MOL-Pick Szeged were made to work hard for a tight win at home over Meshkov Brest. Sun, 23 Oct 2016 19:29:46 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026696 23.10.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026696 Outstanding back court takes Esbjerg to top of Group D http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026695/Outstanding+back+court+takes+Esbjerg+to+top+of+Group+D GROUP D REVIEW: Former IK Sävehof keeper Idéhn and back players shine as Team Esbjerg record their second win in their debut EHF Champions League. Sun, 23 Oct 2016 17:40:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026695 23.10.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026695 FTC record first win in style http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026694/FTC+record+first+win+in+style GROUP B REVIEW: FTC-Rail Cargo Hungaria defeat Russian champions Astrakhanochka by nine goals and claim two points on the home court. Sun, 23 Oct 2016 17:10:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026694 23.10.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026694 Zagreb stun Vardar as Celje scrape draw at Kristianstad http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026692/Zagreb+stun+Vardar+as+Celje+scrape+draw+at+Kristianstad MOTW GROUP B REVIEW: HC PPD Zagreb celebrated a memorable home win over favourites HC Vardar, while RK Celje Pivovarna Lasko earned a share of the spoils at IFK Kristianstad after a thriller in Sweden Sat, 22 Oct 2016 22:50:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026692 22.10.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026692 History-makers Buducnost now all-time top points scorers in Women's EHF Champions League http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026691/History-makers+Buducnost+now+all-time+top+points+scorers+in+Women%27s+EHF+Champions+League GROUP A REVIEW: Montenegrin side Buducnost took their second win in succession after a seven goal win (30:23) in Norway, against Glassverket, while Metz Handball got their first champions league points of the season by defeating Thüringer HC 25:18. Sat, 22 Oct 2016 21:07:19 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026691 22.10.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026691 Marincek and Benko shine in first Krim win http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026690/Marincek+and+Benko+shine+in+first+Krim+win GROUP D REVIEW: Goalkeeper Misa Marincek and right wing Aneta Benko were central figures for RK Krim Mercator as they got their first win in the competition this season, beating Larvik 24:22. Sat, 22 Oct 2016 20:51:25 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026690 22.10.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026690 Barcelona win thriller against Veszprem; Kiel needed two wake-up calls http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026689/Barcelona+win+thriller+against+Veszprem%3b+Kiel+needed+two+wake-up+calls GROUP A REVIEW: Catalans keep their unbeaten record by fifth win and THW needed to break strong Kadetten resistance Sat, 22 Oct 2016 19:54:34 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026689 22.10.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026689 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 Presov back in race after Chekhov win http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026688/Presov+back+in+race+after+Chekhov+win GROUP C REVIEW: Tatran Presov claimed an important win against Chekhov to stay in the race in group C. Sat, 22 Oct 2016 19:06:36 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026688 22.10.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026688 FCM shocks CSM in Denmark; amazing Györ comeback in Rostov http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026687/FCM+shocks+CSM+in+Denmark%3b+amazing+Gy%c3%b6r+comeback+in+Rostov GROUP C REVIEW: CSM Bucuresti lost their first game after winning the Women’s EHF Champions League last season, while Györ mounted an aggressive comeback to win in Rostov Sat, 22 Oct 2016 17:33:31 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026687 22.10.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026687 Vardar cruise past Leipzig in Skopje http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026685/Vardar+cruise+past+Leipzig+in+Skopje GROUP B REVIEW: HC Vardar played an impressive game against HC Leipzig and earned their first group match win this season. Fri, 21 Oct 2016 23:11:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026685 21.10.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026685 First round winners in new derby http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026684/First+round+winners+in+new+derby GROUP D PREVIEW: Sävehof and Esbjerg who both won their first matches, meet in another Scandinavian derby, while Krim and Larvik are chasing their first points in their meeting in Ljubljana Fri, 21 Oct 2016 16:50:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026684 21.10.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026684 Sea of white awaits La Rioja; Montpellier looking to maintain form http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026683/Sea+of+white+awaits+La+Rioja%3b+Montpellier+looking+to+maintain+form GROUP C PREVIEW: Round 5 will mark the halfway point in Groups C and D this weekend as it slowly turns into crunch time for many of sides Fri, 21 Oct 2016 16:20:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026683 21.10.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026683 David vs Goliath in Norway, Thüringer HC face tough task in Metz http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026680/David+vs+Goliath+in+Norway%2c+Th%c3%bcringer+HC+face+tough+task+in+Metz GROUP A PREVIEW: Former WCL winners Buducnost visit the competition’s debutants, Glassverket, while Metz and Thüringer HC clash in a battle of two teams aiming for a top-two finish. Fri, 21 Oct 2016 14:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026680 21.10.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026680 Kielce and Vardar set to continue neck-to-neck battle http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026679/Kielce+and+Vardar+set+to+continue+neck-to-neck+battle GROUP B PREVIEW: Holders KS Vive Tauron Kielce and HC Vardar appear poised to carry on what is already shaping up to be a fierce battle for the top spot in Group B of the VELUX EHF Champions League Fri, 21 Oct 2016 12:20:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026679 21.10.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026679 Sävehof stronger than ever, Signell says http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026662/S%c3%a4vehof+stronger+than+ever%2c+Signell+says FEATURE: The surprising away win against Larvik was a bonus, according to IK Sävehof’s head coach Henrik Signell who still is taking it one match at a time, but who is no doubt that his team is stronger than ever Thu, 20 Oct 2016 18:20:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026662 20.10.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026662 Nantes expect to extend their winning streak against Dinamo http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026677/Nantes+expect+to+extend+their+winning+streak+against+Dinamo GROUP D PREVIEW: The French side has won three games on the trot and will face Dinamo, who is without a win in two rounds Thu, 20 Oct 2016 16:40:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026677 20.10.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026677 Rostov look for their first points against Györ http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026676/Rostov+look+for+their+first+points+against+Gy%c3%b6r GROUP C PREVIEW: CSM are looking to continue their winning ways against FCM, while the Russian powerhouse are still hunting for their first win against the mighty Györ Thu, 20 Oct 2016 15:30:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026676 20.10.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026676 Tough test for Astrakhanochka and turbulent period at Vardar http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026675/Tough+test+for+Astrakhanochka+and+turbulent+period+at+Vardar GROUP B PREVIEW: The Macedonian side look to earn their first victory in the group against HC Leipzig following the dismissal of the head coach Indira Kastratovic, while the Russian champions are hoping for a positive surprise in Budapest Thu, 20 Oct 2016 13:20:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026675 20.10.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026675 Hansen ready for a great afternoon in Herning http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026659/Hansen+ready+for+a+great+afternoon+in+Herning INTERVIEW OF THE WEEK: Mikkel Hansen feels great in his fifth season in Paris and is looking forward to playing in Denmark for the first time after winning the Olympic Gold. Thu, 20 Oct 2016 10:30:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026659 20.10.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026659 ‘Magic Mattias’ secures milestone victory for Flensburg http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026671/%e2%80%98Magic+Mattias%e2%80%99+secures+milestone+victory+for+Flensburg GROUP A REVIEW: After a slow start against Plock, the 2014 Champions League winners claim their 100th home win in the European club competitions – and the first one of the season. Wed, 19 Oct 2016 21:20:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026671 19.10.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026671 Silvio Ivandija takes over PPD Zagreb http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026669/Silvio+Ivandija+takes+over+PPD+Zagreb NEWS: Ex-Lokomotiva coach takes over the Croatian champions ahead of their VELUX EHF Champions League Group B MOTW clash with Vardar Wed, 19 Oct 2016 15:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026669 19.10.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026669 Who is to take up the Vardar hot seat? http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026668/Who+is+to+take+up+the+Vardar+hot+seat%3f FIRST-HAND INSIGHT: Vardar’s future remains in the balance, as Nemanja Savic weighs in the options on who is to take over at the Macedonian powerhouse Wed, 19 Oct 2016 14:40:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026668 19.10.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026668 What is the meaning of meaningless http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026666/What+is+the+meaning+of+meaningless BLOG: There are no meaningless games in the VELUX EHF Champions League, ehfTV commentator Tom O'Brannagain insists. Wed, 19 Oct 2016 13:10:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026666 19.10.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026666 Four reasons why Nikola Karabatic is essential for PSG http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026665/Four+reasons+why+Nikola+Karabatic+is+essential+for+PSG FEATURE: A mastermind who doesn't need rest? Kevin Domas investigates why the French marksman is just so important to the French champions... Wed, 19 Oct 2016 09:40:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026665 19.10.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026665 Coaches pick their "dream team" http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026663/Coaches+pick+their+%22dream+team%22 NEWS: The Women’s EHF Champions League coaches nominated their best seven, their favourite colleagues and arenas ahead of the 2016/17 season; Györ coming out with the best results, finishing on top in five different rankings Tue, 18 Oct 2016 18:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026663 18.10.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026663 Unbeaten giants set to clash in Round 5 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026658/Unbeaten+giants+set+to+clash+in+Round+5 GROUP A PREVIEW: Veszprém eager to stop Barcelona's run, while German duo out for victories after losses on home court Mon, 17 Oct 2016 20:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026658 17.10.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026658 Vujovic departs Zagreb http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026657/Vujovic+departs+Zagreb NEWS REPORT: HC PPD Zagreb coach leaves by mutual consent after Croatian champions remain pointless in Group B of the VELUX EHF Champions League after four rounds Mon, 17 Oct 2016 17:10:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026657 17.10.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026657 Dibirov propels Vardar over Szeged in titanic tussle http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026652/Dibirov+propels+Vardar+over+Szeged+in+titanic+tussle GROUP B REVIEW: Macedonian giants Vardar overpowered Hungarian rivals MOL-Pick Szeged in an absorbing VELUX EHF Champions League match thanks to the inspired Russian winger Timur Dibirov. Sun, 16 Oct 2016 19:30:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026652 16.10.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026652 MOTW: PSG defeat Flensburg through solid second half http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026651/MOTW%3a+PSG+defeat+Flensburg+through+solid+second+half GROUP A REVIEW: Paris Saint-Germain remain top of of the group after winning the Match Of The Week at home against SG Flensburg-Handewitt, while Orlen Wisla Plock got stunned by Silkeborg. Sun, 16 Oct 2016 19:28:36 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026651 16.10.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026651 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 Powerful CSM kick off campaign with a win http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026649/Powerful+CSM+kick+off+campaign+with+a+win GROUP C REVIEW: Overcoming Rostov's will for revenge, title holders CSM Bucuresti start the Women's EHF Champions League season with an important win. Sun, 16 Oct 2016 17:20:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026649 16.10.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026649 Thüringer overwhelm Glassverket as Luzumova shines http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026648/Th%c3%bcringer+overwhelm+Glassverket+as+Luzumova+shines GROUP A REVIEW: German title holders Thüringer HC celebrated an emphatic home win over Women's EHF Champions League debutants Glassverket after a strong defensive display. Sun, 16 Oct 2016 16:07:44 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026648 16.10.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026648 Rampant Kielce stay in driving seat, useful win for Meshkov http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026644/Rampant+Kielce+stay+in+driving+seat%2c+useful+win+for+Meshkov GROUP B REVIEW: Title holders KS Vive Tauron Kielce stretched their perfect start in the VELUX EHF Champions League to four wins, and Meshkov earned a useful win in Croatia. Sat, 15 Oct 2016 22:20:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026644 15.10.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026644 Outstanding Györ set the bar high http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026647/Outstanding+Gy%c3%b6r+set+the+bar+high GROUP C REVIEW: Five months after being shocked in the EHF FINAL4 in Budapest by CSM, Györ came back in the Women’s EHF Champions League with a bang against FC Midtjylland. Sat, 15 Oct 2016 21:50:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026647 15.10.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026647 Besiktas level with Nantes, Dinamo record first loss http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026646/Besiktas+level+with+Nantes%2c+Dinamo+record+first+loss GROUP D REVIEW: Besiktas move up beside Nantes on the table with a win against Motor, and ABC end Dinamo’s unbeaten run. Sat, 15 Oct 2016 21:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026646 15.10.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026646 Veszprém win thriller against Kiel http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026645/Veszpr%c3%a9m+win+thriller+against+Kiel GROUP A REVIEW: Telekom Veszprém work hard to record a home win against THW Kiel with the two points decided only in the dying minutes. Sat, 15 Oct 2016 20:10:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026645 15.10.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026645 Buducnost earn first win after strenuous test http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026643/Buducnost+earn+first+win+after+strenuous+test GROUP A REVIEW: Buducnost had to sweat for their first two points this season, after a close game against Metz, which saw no less than nine lead changes in the first half Sat, 15 Oct 2016 19:10:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026643 15.10.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026643 La Rioja suffer 1st defeat, Elverum join them on top http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026642/La+Rioja+suffer+1st+defeat%2c+Elverum+join+them+on+top GROUP C REVIEW: Elverum are gathering momentum with their second straight win. Metalurg pull off their best performance yet against the top team of the group. And Montpellier keep the points at home. Sat, 15 Oct 2016 18:40:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026642 15.10.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026642 Astrakhanochka sweep Leipzig aside in successful debut http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026641/Astrakhanochka+sweep+Leipzig+aside+in+successful+debut GROUP B REVIEW: The Russian champions Astrakhanochka start their maiden campaign in the Women’s EHF Champions League with a win against Germany’s HC Leipzig Sat, 15 Oct 2016 16:40:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026641 15.10.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026641 11 goals from Van der Heijden as Esbjerg defeat Krim by 10 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026640/11+goals+from+Van+der+Heijden+as+Esbjerg+defeat+Krim+by+10 GROUP D REVIEW: In their first ever game in the Women's EHF Champions League the Danish champions dispose of their Slovenian counterparts as if they were an experienced CL side. Also, Sävehof earn their first ever win over Larvik. Sat, 15 Oct 2016 16:10:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026640 15.10.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026640 FTC and Vardar split the points in Skopje http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026639/FTC+and+Vardar+split+the+points+in+Skopje GROUP B REVIEW: HC Vardar and FTC-Rail Cargo Hungaria could not find a winner in an exciting season opener in the Macedonian capital. Fri, 14 Oct 2016 23:20:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026639 14.10.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026639 La Rioja want to extend winning streak, Montpellier face Chekhov again http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026636/La+Rioja+want+to+extend+winning+streak%2c+Montpellier+face+Chekhov+again GROUP C PREVIEW: Top and bottom of the table are separated by just three points ahead of Round 4 in arguably the closest group of the VELUX EHF Champions League. Fri, 14 Oct 2016 18:50:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026636 14.10.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026636 Mahe wants to show his best side in Paris http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026635/Mahe+wants+to+show+his+best+side+in+Paris FEATURE: There is no doubt about a special motivation the Paris-born left winger of SG Flensburg-Handewitt has ahead of the Match of the Week in the VELUX EHF Champions League Round 4. Fri, 14 Oct 2016 17:10:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026635 14.10.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026635 Prominent players change clubs in women's European top flight http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026633/Prominent+players+change+clubs+in+women%27s+European+top+flight FEATURE: Leading EHF correspondents from all corners of Europe have put together the ranking of the biggest transfers of the last summer. Fri, 14 Oct 2016 15:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026633 14.10.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026633 Buducnost set to come storming back as Glassverket make their debut http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026632/Buducnost+set+to+come+storming+back+as+Glassverket+make+their+debut GROUP A PREVIEW: Former winners Buducnost will start as strong favourites against Metz in their opening EHF Champions League game of the season, while Norway’s Glassverket will get a first taste of top-level action when they visit Thüringer HC. Fri, 14 Oct 2016 14:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026632 14.10.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026632 Group of death starts on courts of finalists http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026626/Group+of+death+starts+on+courts+of+finalists GROUP C PREVIEW: CSM Bucuresti were the surprise package last season, but have a target on their back after frustrating Rostov and Györ

. Fri, 14 Oct 2016 12:30:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026626 14.10.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026626 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 I am best under pressure, says Nora Mørk http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026625/I+am+best+under+pressure%2c+says+Nora+M%c3%b8rk INTERVIEW: Norwegian star Nora Mørk speaks about her transfer from Larvik to Györ and about the upcoming Women's EHF Champions League. Thu, 13 Oct 2016 22:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026625 13.10.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026625 Montpellier's Kavticnik has erased bad memories from 2010 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026628/Montpellier%27s+Kavticnik+has+erased+bad+memories+from+2010 FEATURE: Vid Kavticnik will not be thinking about Montpellier’s dramatic quarter-final loss to Chekhovskie six years ago when both teams meet again on Saturday - in a crucial game for Montpellier. Thu, 13 Oct 2016 17:40:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026628 13.10.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026628 Scandinavian derby awaits in Larvik, while debutants take on former champions http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026624/Scandinavian+derby+awaits+in+Larvik%2c+while+debutants+take+on+former+champions GROUP D PREVIEW: Larvik chase fifth win in a row against Sävehof, while Krim Mercator chase goal number 5,500 against debutants Esbjerg. Thu, 13 Oct 2016 16:30:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026624 13.10.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026624 Favourites clash in Skopje, Astrakhanochka to make debut http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026623/Favourites+clash+in+Skopje%2c+Astrakhanochka+to+make+debut GROUP B PREVIEW: The two favourites of the group are going to face each other in Skopje, while the Russian champion Astrakhanochka will make their historic debut in the EHF Champions League. Thu, 13 Oct 2016 15:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026623 13.10.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026623 3 debutants, 5 former winners and 108 matches still ahead http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026570/3+debutants%2c+5+former+winners+and+108+matches+still+ahead FACTS AND FIGURES: All you need to know before the start of the Women’s EHF Champions League Group Matches Thu, 13 Oct 2016 14:10:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026570 13.10.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026570 Defending champions are the hunted http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026581/Defending+champions+are+the+hunted Women's EHF Champions League countdown - 1 day to go: CSM Bucuresti (ROU). Thu, 13 Oct 2016 08:50:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026581 13.10.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026581 Barcelona stay top of their group after big win http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026621/Barcelona+stay+top+of+their+group+after+big+win GROUP A REVIEW: FC Barcelona defended their first place in Group A with a 13-goal win at home against Kadetten Schaffhausen who never provided a real threat to the home team on Wednesday night. Wed, 12 Oct 2016 22:30:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026621 12.10.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026621 Lions scrape hard-fought win against IFK http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026619/Lions+scrape+hard-fought+win+against+IFK GROUP B REVIEW: German champions Rhein-Neckar Löwen held on for a slender win against underdogs IFK Kristianstad after nearly spilling a six-goal lead in the closing stages of their match against the determined Swedish side. Wed, 12 Oct 2016 20:40:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026619 12.10.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026619 Györ and Rostov neck and neck atop the power ranking http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026614/Gy%c3%b6r+and+Rostov+neck+and+neck+atop+the+power+ranking NEWS REPORT: Two powerhouses sit squarely at the top of the very close expert rankings, which senses a power shift as the new season is bound to shock and excite Wed, 12 Oct 2016 15:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026614 12.10.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026614 Kristensen: "We realise that we are the underdogs" http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026615/Kristensen%3a+%22We+realise+that+we+are+the+underdogs%22 INTERVIEW: New head coach of Midtjylland, Kristian Kristensen, talks about the turbulent start to the season and about walking in former colleague's footsteps Wed, 12 Oct 2016 13:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026615 12.10.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026615 Hungry Györ want to get back on the throne http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026575/Hungry+Gy%c3%b6r+want+to+get+back+on+the+throne Women’s EHF Champions League countdown: 2 days to go – Györi Audi ETO KC (HUN) are eager to get back into the EHF FINAL4 yet again Wed, 12 Oct 2016 11:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026575 12.10.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026575 Barcelona aim to increase lead as chasing pack collide http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026613/Barcelona+aim+to+increase+lead+as+chasing+pack+collide GROUP A PREVIEW: Veszprém vs Kiel and PSG vs Flensburg in the focus in round 4, while BSV have their third straight home match Tue, 11 Oct 2016 19:20:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026613 11.10.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026613 Kielce set to roll on, Szeged lock horns with Vardar http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026612/Kielce+set+to+roll+on%2c+Szeged+lock+horns+with+Vardar GROUP B PREVIEW: Defending champions KS Vive Tauron Kielce are odds-on favourites against RK Celje Pivovarna Lasko on home court, while HC Vardar face a stern test of their credentials against MOL-Pick Szeged. Tue, 11 Oct 2016 19:10:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026612 11.10.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026612 Fourth-time lucky for Macedonians? http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026578/Fourth-time+lucky+for+Macedonians%3f Women's EHF Champions League countdown - 3 days to go: HC Vardar (MKD). Tue, 11 Oct 2016 19:10:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026578 11.10.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026578 Volunteers for the VELUX EHF FINAL4 2017 wanted! http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026611/Volunteers+for+the+VELUX+EHF+FINAL4+2017+wanted! NEWS REPORT: Organisers are now looking for committed volunteers who are interested in working on the VELUX EHF FINAL4 2017. Tue, 11 Oct 2016 17:30:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026611 11.10.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026611 Vyakhireva: "I'm always looking for my maximum" http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026610/Vyakhireva%3a+%22I%27m+always+looking+for+my+maximum%22 INTERVIEW: After a massive season for the 21-year-old right back - including winning the Russian championship and Olympic gold - Anna Vyakhireva sat down with ehfcl.com to discuss last season and her move to Rostov-Don Tue, 11 Oct 2016 17:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026610 11.10.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026610 Changes throughout the club, 'group of death' on court http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026580/Changes+throughout+the+club%2c+%27group+of+death%27+on+court Women's EHF Champions League countdown - 4 days to go: FC Midtjylland (DEN). Mon, 10 Oct 2016 18:50:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026580 10.10.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026580 Elverum record impressive win over Montpellier http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026605/Elverum+record+impressive+win+over+Montpellier GROUP C REVIEW: Elverum claimed a narrow, yet impressive, victory by one against French powerhouse Montpellier to climb up from the bottom of Group C overtaking their opponents in the standings. Sun, 09 Oct 2016 21:40:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026605 09.10.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026605 Mighty Kielce force Szeged into submission, Vardar take advantage of Celje mistakes http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026604/Mighty+Kielce+force+Szeged+into+submission%2c+Vardar+take+advantage+of+Celje+mistakes GROUP B REVIEW: In the MOTW VELUX EHF Champions League holders KS Vive Tauron Kielce showed their full strength in the home straight to grind out a deserved win at MOL-Pick Szeged. Sun, 09 Oct 2016 19:58:14 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026604 09.10.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026604 Kiel just about clear hurdle in Silkeborg http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026603/Kiel+just+about+clear+hurdle+in+Silkeborg GROUP A REVIEW: Danish champions were a hard nut to crack, but finally the youngsters decide the match Sun, 09 Oct 2016 15:30:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026603 09.10.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026603 Nantes and Motor earn home wins; dramatic draw in Bucharest http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026602/Nantes+and+Motor+earn+home+wins%3b+dramatic+draw+in+Bucharest GROUP D REVIEW: Besiktas managed to earn a last-second draw against Dinamo, while Nantes and Motor protected their home court. Sun, 09 Oct 2016 15:20:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026602 09.10.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026602 Ten different nations, one goal http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026579/Ten+different+nations%2c+one+goal Women's EHF Champions League countdown - 5 days to go: Thüringer HC (GER). Sun, 09 Oct 2016 12:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026579 09.10.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026579 Meshkov shock Löwen, Kristianstad take big win http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026600/Meshkov+shock+L%c3%b6wen%2c+Kristianstad+take+big+win GROUP B REVIEW: Meshkov Brest upset Rhein-Neckar Löwen for their first points of the season, while Kristianstad also earned their first points by defeating Zagreb Sat, 08 Oct 2016 19:40:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026600 08.10.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026600 La Rioja take back first spot in Group C http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026599/La+Rioja+take+back+first+spot+in+Group+C GROUP C REVIEW: La Rioja took a convincing 33:27 win over Presov to regain the group lead after Round 3 Sat, 08 Oct 2016 19:10:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026599 08.10.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026599 Corrales saves Plock’s first point, PSG cruise at Schaffhausen http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026598/Corrales+saves+Plock%e2%80%99s+first+point%2c+PSG+cruise+at+Schaffhausen GROUP A REVIEW: Veszprém give another lead from their hands to tie for the second time, as Paris take a never endangered double-figure win in Switzerland Sat, 08 Oct 2016 15:50:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026598 08.10.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026598 Representing a small nation with a big goal http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026576/Representing+a+small+nation+with+a+big+goal Women's EHF Champions League countdown - 6 days to go: Buducnost (MNE). Sat, 08 Oct 2016 12:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026576 08.10.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026576 Stronger than ever, golden girls go for the trophy http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026574/Stronger+than+ever%2c+golden+girls+go+for+the+trophy Women’s EHF Champions League countdown: 7 days to go – Rostov-Don (RUS) make no secret of their ambition to take the trophy to Russia this season Fri, 07 Oct 2016 22:40:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026574 07.10.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026574 Nantes and Dinamo are looking to continue their winning ways http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026597/Nantes+and+Dinamo+are+looking+to+continue+their+winning+ways GROUP D PREVIEW: With both teams playing at home, Nantes and Dinamo hope to strengthen their position in the group, while Holstebro is still looking for their maiden win in the competition Fri, 07 Oct 2016 17:50:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026597 07.10.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026597 Former player aiming to build all-conquering side in Veszprém http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026591/Former+player+aiming+to+build+all-conquering+side+in+Veszpr%c3%a9m NEWS REPORT: Nikola Eklemovic spent seven years in Veszprém as a player but his new job as Director of Sport still has the same purpose: win everything. Fri, 07 Oct 2016 17:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026591 07.10.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026591 Champions face Hungarian test; Slovenia hosts Balkan derby http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026594/Champions+face+Hungarian+test%3b+Slovenia+hosts+Balkan+derby GROUP B PREVIEW: VELUX EHF Champions League holders, KS Vive Tauron Kielce, visit MOL-Pick Szeged in the section’s Match of the Week while Macedonian giants HC Vardar face a stern test of their credentials at Slovenian rivals RK Celje Pivovarna Lasko Fri, 07 Oct 2016 15:40:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026594 07.10.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026594 Bombac returns to Szeged in a yellow jersey http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026593/Bombac+returns+to+Szeged+in+a+yellow+jersey FEATURE: The 2015/16 All-star playmaker visits the city where he spent the two previous seasons. In the Match of the Week he is determined to take both points back to Poland. Fri, 07 Oct 2016 14:40:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026593 07.10.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026593 Russian bears subdue brave Metalurg http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026589/Russian+bears+subdue+brave+Metalurg GROUP C REVIEW: Chekhovskie Medvedi forced HC Metalurg into submission for their first VELUX EHF Champions League win of the season after drawing their two opening games. Thu, 06 Oct 2016 20:34:32 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026589 06.10.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026589 Year 1 after Mörk’s departure shall bring up new stars http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026573/Year+1+after+M%c3%b6rk%e2%80%99s+departure+shall+bring+up+new+stars Women’s EHF Champions League countdown: 8 days to go – Larvik Håndballklubb (NOR) want to go all the way to the EHF FINAL 4 again Thu, 06 Oct 2016 17:30:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026573 06.10.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026573 La Rioja to defend top spot against Presov in tight Group C http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026586/La+Rioja+to+defend+top+spot+against+Presov+in+tight+Group+C GROUP C PREVIEW: Leaders La Rioja want to keep their strong start to the season going when hosting Presov, while Chekhovskie eye their maiden win against Metalurg after two straight draws Thu, 06 Oct 2016 09:02:38 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026586 06.10.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026586 Ristovski and Jallouz help Barcelona defeat Flensburg http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026584/Ristovski+and+Jallouz+help+Barcelona+defeat+Flensburg GROUP A REVIEW: Three days after beating Kiel, the Catalans leave the next German team behind to remain on top of the table as news emerges of Glandorf, Svan and Eggert contracts. Wed, 05 Oct 2016 21:10:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026584 05.10.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026584 Unbeaten former Champions League winners clash at Flensburg http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026582/Unbeaten+former+Champions+League+winners+clash+at+Flensburg GROUP A PREVIEW: The highlight of Round 3, Flensburg against Barcelona, throws off on Wednesday, and Plock and Schaffhausen fight on home court for their first points Tue, 04 Oct 2016 17:30:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026582 04.10.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026582 Four Rio silver medals boost Metz’s quarter-final dream http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026571/Four+Rio+silver+medals+boost+Metz%e2%80%99s+quarter-final+dream Women’s EHF Champions League countdown: 10 days to go - Metz Handball (FRA) are a regular participant but still wait for their first quarter-final berth Tue, 04 Oct 2016 11:40:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026571 04.10.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026571 Debutants with familiar faces and family affairs http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026572/Debutants+with+familiar+faces+and+family+affairs Women’s EHF Champions League countdown: 9 days to go – Team Esbjerg (DEN) are eargerly awaiting their debut in Europe’s most important club competition Mon, 03 Oct 2016 22:30:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026572 03.10.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026572 Gaining experience in the maiden voyage http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026557/Gaining+experience+in+the+maiden+voyage Women’s EHF Champions League Countdown - 11 days to go: Glassverket IF (NOR). Mon, 03 Oct 2016 12:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026557 03.10.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026557 Chekhov and Elverum ends in stalemate http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026569/Chekhov+and+Elverum+ends+in+stalemate GROUP C REVIEW: Elverum handball were off to a very motivated start against Medvedi as Michael Apelgren did not hesitate to present his team with brave tactics at home, but they were left denied by an improved Chekhov defence after break Sun, 02 Oct 2016 16:10:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026569 02.10.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026569 Flensburg and Paris win without any glitz or glamour http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026568/Flensburg+and+Paris+win+without+any+glitz+or+glamour GROUP A REVIEW: Both FINAL4 contenders take hard-earned first victories, while BSV and Plock stood strong for long periods. Sun, 02 Oct 2016 16:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026568 02.10.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026568 Three returning stars strengthen Sävehof http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026555/Three+returning+stars+strengthen+S%c3%a4vehof Women’s EHF Champions League countdown: 12 days to go – IK Sävehof (SWE) hope to proceed further in the competition with the help of Roberts, Ahlm and Oden. Sun, 02 Oct 2016 10:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026555 02.10.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026555 La Rioja claims top spot, Presov win first match http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026565/La+Rioja+claims+top+spot%2c+Presov+win+first+match GROUP C REVIEW: La Rioja beat Montpellier 31:30 to move to the top of Group C, while Presov jumped off the bottom, after overcoming Metalurg Skopje 27:22 in a great comeback. Sun, 02 Oct 2016 05:54:25 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026565 02.10.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026565 Szeged edge Zagreb, while Kielce and Vardar roll on http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026564/Szeged+edge+Zagreb%2c+while+Kielce+and+Vardar+roll+on GROUP B REVIEW: MOL-Pick Szeged beat HC PPD Zagreb in a thrilling contest, while holders KS Vive Tauron Kielce and Macedonian giants, HC Vardar, celebrated resounding home wins in the second round of the VELUX EHF Champions League Group Phase. Sun, 02 Oct 2016 00:39:21 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026564 02.10.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026564 Barcelona turn thriller against Kiel around in MOTW, Veszprém remain undefeated http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026566/Barcelona+turn+thriller+against+Kiel+around+in+MOTW%2c+Veszpr%c3%a9m+remain+undefeated GROUP A REVIEW: VELUX EHF Champions League record winners beat THW 26:25 after a strong finish in the MOTW, while the 2016 finalists have some problems against Schaffhausen with 32:28. Sat, 01 Oct 2016 23:55:18 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026566 01.10.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026566 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 Earliest international start ever for former champions http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026554/Earliest+international+start+ever+for+former+champions Women’s EHF Champions League countdown: 13 days to go – RK Krim Mercator (SLO) are two-time winners but this year qualified only after receiving a wild card to the qualification tournaments. Sat, 01 Oct 2016 10:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026554 01.10.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026554 Tough test awaits leaders in Spain, high-flying Metalurg visit Presov http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026562/Tough+test+awaits+leaders+in+Spain%2c+high-flying+Metalurg+visit+Presov GROUP C PREVIEW: Group frontrunners Montpellier visit Spain looking for their second win, against La Rioja, who lost only one home match last Champions League season. Fri, 30 Sep 2016 13:30:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026562 30.09.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026562 Clash of Kings in Barcelona http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026552/Clash+of+Kings+in+Barcelona BLOG: In the second part of his blog Tom provides not only his own personal power ranking but also shares his thoughts on the upcoming duel of the two most successful clubs of the EHF Champions League history. Fri, 30 Sep 2016 13:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026552 30.09.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026552 Big clash in Barcelona, PSG and Veszprém favourites on home turf http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026561/Big+clash+in+Barcelona%2c+PSG+and+Veszpr%c3%a9m+favourites+on+home+turf GROUP A PREVIEW: The first Champions League home match for Bjerringbro in three years will include a huge number of Danes. Fri, 30 Sep 2016 12:10:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026561 30.09.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026561 Baby boom and reinforcements from arch rivals http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026553/Baby+boom+and+reinforcements+from+arch+rivals Women’s EHF Champions League club countdown: 14 days to go – FTC Hungaria Rail Cargo (HUN) aim for the main round with new arrivals from Györ, Vac and Thüringer HC. Fri, 30 Sep 2016 10:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026553 30.09.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026553 VELUX EHF FINAL4 travel and ticket partners announced http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026559/VELUX+EHF+FINAL4+travel+and+ticket+partners+announced With over 8,000 tickets already sold for the VELUX EHF FINAL4 2017, those unlucky enough not yet to have secured their place in the LANXESS arena have been waiting for a chance to buy their ticket. Fri, 30 Sep 2016 09:20:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026559 30.09.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026559 Dinamo in seventh heaven after win against Motor http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026556/Dinamo+in+seventh+heaven+after+win+against+Motor GROUP D REVIEW: Dinamo win only their second game in history in the VELUX EHF Champions League, 35:31 against Motor Zaporozhye Thu, 29 Sep 2016 20:10:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026556 29.09.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026556 Confident teams in neighbour derby http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026545/Confident+teams+in+neighbour+derby FEATURE: Flensburg chasing first win, while Bjerringbro-Silkeborg hope to surprise, when the two undefeated teams meet in Group A. Thu, 29 Sep 2016 15:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026545 29.09.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026545 It’s all about playing attractive handball http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026549/It%e2%80%99s+all+about+playing+attractive+handball Women’s EHF Champions League Countdown - 15 days to go: HC Leipzig (GER). Thu, 29 Sep 2016 11:53:11 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026549 29.09.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026549 Time and tide wait for no man http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026543/Time+and+tide+wait+for+no+man BLOG: The new season is back and Tom's fine art of handball literature is back too. Check what the ehfTV commentator has to say in his blog split in two parts. Wed, 28 Sep 2016 23:09:01 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026543 28.09.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026543 Lions edge out brave Celje in see-saw battle http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026546/Lions+edge+out+brave+Celje+in+see-saw+battle GROUP B REVIEW: German champions, Rhein-Neckar Löwen, needed a last-minute comeback against underdogs, Celje, to register their first VELUX EHF Champions League win of the season. Wed, 28 Sep 2016 21:57:48 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026546 28.09.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026546 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 Debutants hope for main round, despite departure of twelve top stars http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026538/Debutants+hope+for+main+round%2c+despite+departure+of+twelve+top+stars Women’s EHF Champions League Countdown - 16 days to go: Astrakhanochka (RUS) Wed, 28 Sep 2016 16:15:33 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026538 28.09.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026538 Winds of change bring more entertainment http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026542/Winds+of+change+bring+more+entertainment FIRST-HAND INSIGHT: A new rule that helps teams be more aggressive decided the Match of the Week between Flensburg and Veszprém. But how did the other 26 coaches fare in the first week of the VELUX EHF Champions League? Wed, 28 Sep 2016 12:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026542 28.09.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026542 Plain sailing expected for big guns and Szeged visit Zagreb http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026537/Plain+sailing+expected+for+big+guns+and+Szeged+visit+Zagreb GROUP B PREVIEW: The section’s favourites Kielce should have simple tasks in the second round as they are at home to less fancied rivals, while the Croatian champions entertain Szeged in what should be the most entertaining tie in Group B Tue, 27 Sep 2016 16:50:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026537 27.09.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026537 Women's EHF FINAL4 stays in Budapest, on 6/7 May 2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026535/Women%27s+EHF+FINAL4+stays+in+Budapest%2c+on+6%2f7+May+2017 NEWS REPORT: EHF Marketing and the Hungarian Handball Federation have agreed to prolong their cooperation, bringing the Women's EHF FINAL4 to Budapest until 2019 Tue, 27 Sep 2016 15:44:36 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026535 27.09.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026535 Aguinagalde, Dujshebaev and Veszprém Arena top the coaches’ ranking http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026534/Aguinagalde%2c+Dujshebaev+and+Veszpr%c3%a9m+Arena+top+the+coaches%e2%80%99+ranking FEATURE: ehfCL.com asked the VELUX EHF Champions League coaches to name their dream team, top coach and best arena and here are the results! Tue, 27 Sep 2016 11:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026534 27.09.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026534 Montpellier start campaign with success http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026525/Montpellier+start+campaign+with+success GROUP C REVIEW: Montpellier defeat TATRAN Presov with a strong second half and seven goals from Vid Kavticnik. Sun, 25 Sep 2016 20:30:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026525 25.09.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026525 Paris stumble despite 10 Gensheimer goals, Barcelona start with a win http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026526/Paris+stumble+despite+10+Gensheimer+goals%2c+Barcelona+start+with+a+win GROUP A REVIEW: A great performance from goalkeeper Corrales is not enough for Plock to beat Barcelona, and Kiel beat PSG by one. Sun, 25 Sep 2016 20:30:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026526 25.09.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026526 Löwen get last-second draw, Vardar take big win http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026523/L%c3%b6wen+get+last-second+draw%2c+Vardar+take+big+win GROUP B REVIEW: Pick Szeged were held to a thrilling 28:28 draw by visiting Rhein-Neckar Löwen, while Vardar enjoyed a comfortable 28:23 win at Kristianstad Sun, 25 Sep 2016 20:03:14 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026523 25.09.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026523 Holstebro and Dinamo share spoils after thriller http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026524/Holstebro+and+Dinamo+share+spoils+after+thriller GROUP D REVIEW: Holstebro earned an important point on their VELUX EHF Champions League debut thanks to a last-second equaliser against Dinamo Bucuresti Sun, 25 Sep 2016 18:55:15 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026524 25.09.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026524 Champions Kielce overpower plucky Meshkov, Celje end drought against Zagreb http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026520/Champions+Kielce+overpower+plucky+Meshkov%2c+Celje+end+drought+against+Zagreb GROUP B REVIEW: KS Vive Tauron Kielce started their title defence with a hard-fought 29:24 win at HC Meshkov Brest, while Slovenians RK Celje Pivovarna Lasko took a well-deserved 30:28 win over rivals HC PPD Zagreb. Sat, 24 Sep 2016 21:37:21 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026520 24.09.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026520 Mahe’s last-second strike secures lucky draw for Flensburg http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026521/Mahe%e2%80%99s+last-second+strike+secures+lucky+draw+for+Flensburg GROUP A REVIEW MOTW: Telekom Veszprem led by six goals, but the 2014 VELUX EHF Champions League champions SG Flensburg-Handewitt showed a strong will in the final stages of the Match of the Week. Sat, 24 Sep 2016 21:36:28 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026521 24.09.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026521 Taleski inspires Metalurg to take narrow home win http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026522/Taleski+inspires+Metalurg+to+take+narrow+home+win GROUP C REVIEW: The third and final day of the first round of matches in the group saw Metalurg squeeze past their Norwegian opponents. Sat, 24 Sep 2016 21:34:03 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026522 24.09.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026522 New fresh look of the MOTW, three commentators in action http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026519/New+fresh+look+of+the+MOTW%2c+three+commentators+in+action NEWS REPORT: In the new season Tom O'Brannagain will be reinforced by his two Irish fellows David Bregazzi and Chris O'Reilly Fri, 23 Sep 2016 19:09:07 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026519 23.09.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026519 Celje ready to hit form at the right time against Zagreb http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026516/Celje+ready+to+hit+form+at+the+right+time+against+Zagreb NEWS REPORT: Slovenian champions with an opportunity to make an immediate impact on the VELUX EHF Champions League with a win against their traditional rivals Fri, 23 Sep 2016 15:30:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026516 23.09.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026516 Danish Champions League debutants with 10 new players http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026515/Danish+Champions+League+debutants+with+10+new+players FEATURE: TTH Holstebro are new in the VELUX EHF Champions League in more than one sense, but to their coach it will be a welcomed return to a tournament of which he has many fine memories Fri, 23 Sep 2016 15:20:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026515 23.09.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026515 Kielce start title defence as Balkan rivals clash http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026514/Kielce+start+title+defence+as+Balkan+rivals+clash GROUP B PREVIEW: Vive Tauron Kielce, will launch their bid to retain European club handball’s most coveted title against Meshkov Brest, while HC PPD Zagreb visit RK Celje Pivovarna Lasko in the opening round. Fri, 23 Sep 2016 14:30:51 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026514 23.09.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026514 Aguinagalde: "Talant and I have the same handball brain" http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026509/Aguinagalde%3a+%22Talant+and+I+have+the+same+handball+brain%22 INTERVIEW: The man who takes pressure in his stride, Julen Aguinagalde, talks of Kielce's massive VELUX EHF Champions League 2015/16 win last season, playing with pressure, and his relationship with Talant Fri, 23 Sep 2016 09:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026509 23.09.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026509 Danish champions beat Danish-born coach http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026513/Danish+champions+beat+Danish-born+coach GROUP A REVIEW: Bjerringbro take both points at Schaffhausen in a thrilling VELUX EHF Champions League group A opener Thu, 22 Sep 2016 22:29:07 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026513 22.09.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026513 No winner in Moscow thriller http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026512/No+winner+in+Moscow+thriller GROUP C REVIEW: Chekhovskie Medvedi and La Rioja played a tight and exciting game. In the end there was no winner in it Thu, 22 Sep 2016 20:23:34 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026512 22.09.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026512 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 Marketing a premium product in a competitive environment http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026507/Marketing+a+premium+product+in+a+competitive+environment INTERVIEW: New EHF Marketing director David Szlezak talks about innovations, challenges and new markets to exploit Thu, 22 Sep 2016 14:53:52 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026507 22.09.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026507 Penalty hero Aguinagalde joins pre-season hangout http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026506/Penalty+hero+Aguinagalde+joins+pre-season+hangout NEWS REPORT: The first expert hangout of the 2016/17 VELUX EHF Champions League season will feature the Kielce player who threw the final ball of the previous campaign Thu, 22 Sep 2016 10:30:05 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026506 22.09.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026506 Profilic Danes aiming high in group of giants http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026505/Profilic+Danes+aiming+high+in+group+of+giants FEATURE: It's an all-Danish coaching affair as Peter Bredsdorff-Larsen and the Danish champions from Bjerringbro-Silkeborg face Swiss champions Kadetten Schaffhausen with Lars Walther in their first Group A match of the VELUX EHF Champions League Thu, 22 Sep 2016 10:10:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026505 22.09.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026505 North of Germany home to two epic clashes http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026504/North+of+Germany+home+to+two+epic+clashes GROUP A PREVIEW: With only 90 km between them Flensburg vs Veszprém and Kiel vs PSG open the “hammer group” A Wed, 21 Sep 2016 22:20:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026504 21.09.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026504 Fireworks for Besiktas in the season opener http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026503/Fireworks+for+Besiktas+in+the+season+opener MATCH REVIEW: A late scare from ABC/UMinho never burdened Besiktas, as the Turkish champions threw off the VELUX EHF Champions League season with a 33:31 win Wed, 21 Sep 2016 20:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026503 21.09.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026503 Hoping to experience Cologne’s magic once again http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026481/Hoping+to+experience+Cologne%e2%80%99s+magic+once+again VELUX EHF Champions League countdown: KS Vive Tauron Kielce (POL). The reigning champions are back but will let themselves get carried away ahead of the group phase. Wed, 21 Sep 2016 15:10:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026481 21.09.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026481 Besiktas and ABC throw off the new season http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026501/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 14:40:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026501 21.09.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026501 Group favourites start at home, and a rematch in Moscow http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026500/Group+favourites+start+at+home%2c+and+a+rematch+in+Moscow GROUP C PREVIEW: Montpellier, the only French side to ever win the Champions League, throw off their campaign against Presov. While Chekhovskie and La Rioja clash once again Wed, 21 Sep 2016 13:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026500 21.09.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026500 Latest ticket batch sold in minutes http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026498/Latest+ticket+batch+sold+in+minutes NEWS REPORT: Thousands of fans were online at 10:00 on 21 September in an attempt to secure their seat at the VELUX EHF FINAL4 2017 Wed, 21 Sep 2016 11:50:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026498 21.09.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026498 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 Tue, 20 Sep 2016 23:21:21 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026496 20.09.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026496 World-class talent between posts could pave way to Cologne http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026476/World-class+talent+between+posts+could+pave+way+to+Cologne VELUX EHF Champions League countdown – 1 day to go: THW Kiel (GER). Here no less than 20 times, the German handball stalwart is back and looking strong heading into Group A Tue, 20 Sep 2016 19:50:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026476 20.09.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026476 One step close to Cologne http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026478/One+step+close+to+Cologne VELUX EHF Champions League Countdown: HC Vardar (MKD). Tue, 20 Sep 2016 17:39:52 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026478 20.09.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026478 Bjerringbro begin new chapter in Group A http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026447/Bjerringbro+begin+new+chapter+in+Group+A VELUX EHF Champions League Countdown – 1 day to go: Bjerringbro Silkeborg (DEN). Mon, 19 Sep 2016 22:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026447 19.09.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026447 Dreaming of returning to Cologne http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026438/Dreaming+of+returning+to+Cologne VELUX EHF Champions League Countdown – 2 days to go: SG Flensburg-Handewitt (GER). Mon, 19 Sep 2016 16:40:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026438 19.09.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026438 More VELUX EHF FINAL4 tickets about to go on sale http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026490/More+VELUX+EHF+FINAL4+tickets+about+to+go+on+sale After over 8,000 tickets were already sold, a new period of online sales begins on 21 September Mon, 19 Sep 2016 15:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026490 19.09.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026490 Croatian record holders eager to take final step to Cologne http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026488/Croatian+record+holders+eager+to+take+final+step+to+Cologne VELUX EHF Champions League countdown – 3 days to go: HC Prvo plinarsko drustvo Zagreb (CRO). Igor Vori is back in town and back where it all began for him as the Zagreb-based side look to do better than last season and stamp their name on a FINAL4 spot Sun, 18 Sep 2016 20:40:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026488 18.09.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026488 Veszprem lead first power ranking of the season http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026487/Veszprem+lead+first+power+ranking+of+the+season FEATURE: The VELUX EHF Champions League’s top contenders have been ranked by ehfCL.com journalists based on transfers and pre-season performance Sun, 18 Sep 2016 13:40:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026487 18.09.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026487 PSG aiming higher after getting a taste for Cologne http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026479/PSG+aiming+higher+after+getting+a+taste+for+Cologne VELUX EHF Champions League Countdown – 4 days to go: Paris Saint-Germain (FRA). The French champions finally achieved their primary goal of reaching the VELUX EHF FINAL4, now they want more Sat, 17 Sep 2016 20:50:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026479 17.09.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026479 After breaking the curse now Europe beckons http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026482/After+breaking+the+curse+now+Europe+beckons VELUX EHF Champions League countdown – 5 days to go: TATRAN Presov (SVK). Coming through a tough qualification group, the Slovakian champions set high domestic goals while aiming for a good showing in Europe's premier club competition Fri, 16 Sep 2016 14:30:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026482 16.09.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026482 First season as champions and without Gensheimer http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026477/First+season+as+champions+and+without+Gensheimer VELUX EHF Champions League Countdown – 6 days to go: Rhein-Neckar Löwen (GER). Thu, 15 Sep 2016 20:10:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026477 15.09.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026477 Give it your best shot for the ‘Trick Shot Showdown’ http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026484/Give+it+your+best+shot+for+the+%e2%80%98Trick+Shot+Showdown%e2%80%99 NEWS REPORT: The entire handball community is invited to record their best trick shots and take part in the campaign run in association with EHF Champions League ball supplier Select Thu, 15 Sep 2016 14:40:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026484 15.09.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026484 Esbjerg and Midtjylland heading for third title race http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026464/Esbjerg+and+Midtjylland+heading+for+third+title+race DANISH LEAGUE PREVIEW: The previous two national women’s championship teams in Denmark, Team Esbjerg and FC Midtjylland, could be in for another race to the title. Wed, 14 Sep 2016 21:24:45 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026464 14.09.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026464 Deep Veszprem squad focused on success in anniversary season http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026480/Deep+Veszprem+squad+focused+on+success+in+anniversary+season VELUX EHF Champions League Countdown – 7 days to go: Telekom Veszprém (HUN) have plenty of challenges to deal with this season but appear to have the tools to deal with everything thrown at them Wed, 14 Sep 2016 17:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026480 14.09.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026480 KIF prioritising their championship goal http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026463/KIF+prioritising+their+championship+goal FEATURE: KIF Kolding Kobenhavn want to reclaim the Danish championship, which they lost last season, but there are also other contenders in the Danish league looking to secure the title as well. Wed, 14 Sep 2016 16:40:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026463 14.09.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026463 Braga are back on a new but familiar stage http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026474/Braga+are+back+on+a+new+but+familiar+stage VELUX EHF Champions League countdown – 8 days to go: ABC/UMinho (POR). A lot of things have changed since we have heard ABC and the Champions League in the same breath. Nevertheless, they are aiming high at home and abroad. Tue, 13 Sep 2016 17:50:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026474 13.09.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026474 Playing dates collision solved, Flensburg play Kadetten in March http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026473/Playing+dates+collision+solved%2c+Flensburg+play+Kadetten+in+March NEWS REPORT: The Round 9 match has been rescheduled to Round 14 period in order to avoid a date collision with Flensburg's bundesliga match Tue, 13 Sep 2016 13:04:03 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026473 13.09.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026473 FC Barcelona Lassa seeking ninth championship in 20 years http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026465/FC+Barcelona+Lassa+seeking+ninth+championship+in+20+years VELUX EHF Champions League Countdown: FC Barcelona Lassa (ESP) Mon, 12 Sep 2016 22:43:58 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026465 12.09.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026465 Top level organization, packed Zlatorog Arena, great results http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026446/Top+level+organization%2c+packed+Zlatorog+Arena%2c+great+results VELUX EHF Champions League Countdown – 11 days to go: RK Celje Pivovarna Laško (SLO). Sun, 11 Sep 2016 20:30:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026446 11.09.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026446 Krim join Group D with decisive victory http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026466/Krim+join+Group+D+with+decisive+victory GROUP 3 REVIEW: The Slovenian side confirmed their status as favourites against Conversano to win Qualification Group 3. Sun, 11 Sep 2016 20:20:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026466 11.09.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026466 Glassverket ready for first Champions League adventure http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026467/Glassverket+ready+for+first+Champions+League+adventure GROUP 1 REVIEW: Glassverket defeat HC Podravka Vegeta by nine goals to qualify for their first ever EHF Champions League group phase. Sun, 11 Sep 2016 20:20:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026467 11.09.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026467 Glassverket and Podravka in group final with big wins http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026462/Glassverket+and+Podravka+in+group+final+with+big+wins GROUP 1 REVIEW: After being eliminated by eventual runners-up in the qualification final last year the chances of the Norwegian team look brighter this time around. They will face Podravka who were evenly impressive on Saturday. Sat, 10 Sep 2016 18:23:46 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026462 10.09.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026462 Krim cruise past Michalovce, Conversano shock Europe http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026461/Krim+cruise+past+Michalovce%2c+Conversano+shock+Europe GROUP 3 REVIEW: Slovenian champions are on the right track to reclaim a berth in the European top flight, while Lublin shockingly stumbled on Conversano. Sat, 10 Sep 2016 18:12:58 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026461 10.09.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026461 Kudlacz-Gloc make Leipzig jump for joy http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026460/Kudlacz-Gloc+make+Leipzig+jump+for+joy GROUP 2 REVIEW: German side secure spot in the Champions League group matches after turning a thriller against record winners Hypo around Sat, 10 Sep 2016 17:53:27 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026460 10.09.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026460 Hypo and Leipzig in San Sebastian final http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026459/Hypo+and+Leipzig+in+San+Sebastian+final GROUP 2 REVIEW: Spanish hosts Super Amara Bera Bera lost their semi-final against Women’s EHF Champions League record winners while German side HC Leipzig coasted to victory against HC Gomel. Fri, 09 Sep 2016 21:10:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026459 09.09.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026459 Who will join the Scandinavian group? http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026456/Who+will+join+the+Scandinavian+group%3f GROUP 3 PREVIEW: The two-time EHF Champions League winners Krim Mercator face a tough task to maintain the top flight pedigree in the upcoming qualification. Fri, 09 Sep 2016 11:45:42 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026456 09.09.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026456 Venue is the same and so are two of the teams http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026455/Venue+is+the+same+and+so+are+two+of+the+teams GROUP 1 PREVIEW: For the second year in succession, Norwegian Drammen is the venue of a qualification group for the Women's EHF Champions League. Half of the teams are also the same. Fri, 09 Sep 2016 10:52:55 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026455 09.09.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026455 Newcomers Holstebro seeking international experience http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026445/Newcomers+Holstebro+seeking+international+experience VELUX EHF Champions League Countdown: TTH Holstebro (DEN). Thu, 08 Sep 2016 20:03:17 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026445 08.09.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026445 New season starts on Asian continent http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026452/New+season+starts+on+Asian+continent NEWS REPORT: The opening whistle of the VELUX EHF Champions League Group Phase 2016/17 will be blown in Asian part of Turkey as Besiktas will host ABC/UMinho in what will be both the season’s and Group D opener. Thu, 08 Sep 2016 17:30:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026452 08.09.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026452 From San Sebastian to Europe http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026450/From+San+Sebastian+to+Europe GROUP 2 PREVIEW: Football-supported Bera Bera host qualification tournament, but have high hurdles ahead to continue their journey to the group matches. Thu, 08 Sep 2016 16:50:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026450 08.09.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026450 Rejuvenated Bera Bera ready to put on a show at home http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026451/Rejuvenated+Bera+Bera+ready+to+put+on+a+show+at+home FEATURE: Spanish champions return to Women’s EHF Champions League Qualification is far from easy Thu, 08 Sep 2016 16:50:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026451 08.09.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026451 Building a fortress at Orlen Arena http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026437/Building+a+fortress+at+Orlen+Arena VELUX EHF Champions League Countdown: Orlen Wisla Plock need to produce their very best at home to progress from a tough Group A Thu, 08 Sep 2016 12:16:30 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026437 08.09.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026437 FC Barcelona Lassa and 15 teams http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026444/FC+Barcelona+Lassa+and+15+teams PREVIEW: The ASOBAL league is looking in better shape, but there is still one team in a league of their own Wed, 07 Sep 2016 17:30:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026444 07.09.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026444 Glassverket quietly confident in evenly matched group http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026441/Glassverket+quietly+confident+in+evenly+matched+group FEATURE: For the second year in succession, Norwegian club Glassverket host a qualification group for the Women’s EHF Champions League and this time their coach feels more confident about reaching the group matches Wed, 07 Sep 2016 11:40:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026441 07.09.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026441 LANXESS arena among the world’s best http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026434/LANXESS+arena+among+the+world%e2%80%99s+best NEWS REPORT: Home of the VELUX EHF FINAL4 is one of the most visited arenas so far in 2016 Tue, 06 Sep 2016 14:40:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026434 06.09.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026434 The numbers game http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026430/The+numbers+game FACTS AND FIGURES: The most important numbers prior to the start of the 2016/17 group phase of the VELUX EHF Champions League Tue, 06 Sep 2016 12:10:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026430 06.09.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026430 Every match like a final for new-look Szeged http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026436/Every+match+like+a+final+for+new-look+Szeged VELUX EHF Champions League countdown – 16 days to go: MOL-Pick Szeged are set for a season of transition with so many players in and out of the club's doors, yet their ambition has not fallen Mon, 05 Sep 2016 16:10:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026436 05.09.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026436 Montpellier want top eight finish http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026426/Montpellier+want+top+eight+finish VELUX EHF Champions League countdown – 17 days to go: Montpellier Handball (FRA). Former Champions League winners want to go one step further than last season. Sun, 04 Sep 2016 17:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026426 04.09.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026426 ABC/UMinho hold their nerve against Bregenz http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026425/ABC%2fUMinho+hold+their+nerve+against+Bregenz GROUP 2 REVIEW: ABC shock the hosts after a back-and-forth game that saw the Portuguese side claim a win by the narrowest of margins

. Maccabi of Tel Aviv came out on top as the Israeli side earned their first win ever in an European competition, brushing aside Achilles Bocholt Sun, 04 Sep 2016 15:40:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026425 04.09.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026425 Presov impress and seal group phase berth http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026424/Presov+impress+and+seal+group+phase+berth GROUP 1 REVIEW: Presov will be back in the VELUX EHF Champions League, after a commanding win; the Finnish side leave Presov on a bright note with an impressive win over Differdange Sun, 04 Sep 2016 15:30:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026424 04.09.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026424 Bregenz and Braga to clash for Group D spot http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026422/Bregenz+and+Braga+to+clash+for+Group+D+spot GROUP 2 REVIEW: Near Lake Constance, Bregenz Handball pulled away after a disappointing start and powered to a 39:31 win in the early game of Group 2

; Pomeranz's huge goal tally wasn't enough for the Isreali side as Braga move to the decider Sat, 03 Sep 2016 19:10:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026422 03.09.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026422 Aiming at Last 16 for their big anniversary http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026423/Aiming+at+Last+16+for+their+big+anniversary VELUX EHF Champions League club countdown: 18 days to go - HC Meshkov Brest (BLR). Less coming and going this season for the Belarusian champions as Bebeshko & Co. aim to progress from Group B Sat, 03 Sep 2016 16:10:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026423 03.09.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026423 Favourites make deciding match in Presov http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026421/Favourites+make+deciding+match+in+Presov GROUP 1 REVIEW: It wasn't an easy afternoon at times for the two more experienced sides as the Slovenian and Slovakian sides edge their ties in VELUX EHF Champions League Qualification Group 1 Sat, 03 Sep 2016 15:40:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026421 03.09.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026421 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 18:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026420 02.09.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026420 Four teams meet in Bregenz in hopes of Group D berth http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026419/Four+teams+meet+in+Bregenz+in+hopes+of+Group+D+berth PREVIEW: Bregenz will host the qualification group 2, and the winner will earn the right to play in the VELUX EHF Champions League’s Group D Fri, 02 Sep 2016 14:50:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026419 02.09.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026419 Hosts Presov have sights firmly fixed on group phase http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026416/Hosts+Presov+have+sights+firmly+fixed+on+group+phase PREVIEW: With a spot in Group C of the VELUX EHF Champions League up for grabs it is the Slovenian and the Slovakian sides who are the hot favourites to make it to the deciding match in qualification Group 1 Fri, 02 Sep 2016 10:10:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026416 02.09.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026416 Löwen for the first time the hunted not the hunters http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026415/L%c3%b6wen+for+the+first+time+the+hunted+not+the+hunters NEWS REPORT: Ahead of the start of the German Bundesliga, the Champions win the Super Cup, and all the experts expect the three Champions League teams to fight for the title Thu, 01 Sep 2016 19:20:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026415 01.09.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026415 Lindgren’s boys aim for the knockout stage http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026413/Lindgren%e2%80%99s+boys+aim+for+the+knockout+stage VELUX EHF Champions League club countdown: 20 days to go - IFK Kristianstad (SWE). After pulling off some big surprises last season, the top Swedish side is back in Champions League action as they aim for some strong home performances in Group B. Thu, 01 Sep 2016 16:20:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026413 01.09.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026413 Ambitious Wasps bid for Champions League return http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026414/Ambitious+Wasps+bid+for+Champions+League+return FEATURE: Velenje prepare to compete for a VELUX EHF Champions League return in qualification Thu, 01 Sep 2016 16:10:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026414 01.09.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026414 Riihimäki and Finnish handball enter new waters http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026409/Riihim%c3%a4ki+and+Finnish+handball+enter+new+waters FEATURE: President and head coach of Finnish and Baltic champions Cocks look forward to their first ever VELUX EHF Champions League qualifiers. Thu, 01 Sep 2016 10:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026409 01.09.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026409 Cervar rejuvenates squad and sets realistic goals http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026408/Cervar+rejuvenates+squad+and+sets+realistic+goals VELUX EHF Champions League club countdown: 21 days to go - HC Metalurg Skopje (MKD). A lot of chopping and changing for the Macedonian outfit, who look to past glory as inspiration for the upcoming season and beyond. Wed, 31 Aug 2016 15:10:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026408 31.08.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026408 ABC/UMinho will fight until the last breath http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026407/ABC%2fUMinho+will+fight+until+the+last+breath FEATURE: Qualification hopefuls from Braga have their sights set on hitting the big time for the first time in 15 years Wed, 31 Aug 2016 14:30:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026407 31.08.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026407 Tangible excitement with season opening on the horizon http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026403/Tangible+excitement+with+season+opening+on+the+horizon LAST WEEK IN THE CHAMPIONS LEAGUE: As Europe’s biggest names are just about to hit the court, here is the very latest on their activities in one of the summer series’ final features Wed, 31 Aug 2016 09:50:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026403 31.08.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026403 FC Midtjylland and Helle Thomsen part ways http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026406/FC+Midtjylland+and+Helle+Thomsen+part+ways NEWS REPORT: After six successful years in FC Midtjylland, Helle Thomsen is leaving the Danish EHF Champions League team with immediate effect. Tue, 30 Aug 2016 16:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026406 30.08.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026406 Spanish runners-up aiming high with tall signing http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026405/Spanish+runners-up+aiming+high+with+tall+signing VELUX EHF Champions League club countdown: 22 days to go - Naturhouse La Rioja (ESP). With some fresh faces in their ranks, the Logrono-based side will look to improve on being knocked out last season in the C+D Elimination Round. Tue, 30 Aug 2016 15:20:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026405 30.08.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026405 Glandorf: Experience is important, but it’s not everything http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026402/Glandorf%3a+Experience+is+important%2c+but+it%e2%80%99s+not+everything INTERVIEW: Despite being one of the most experienced players at SG Flensburg-Handewitt, Holger Glandorf does not see himself as a key player in the upcoming VELUX EHF Champions League season Mon, 29 Aug 2016 15:50:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026402 29.08.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026402 Turkish champions hoping for carnivalesque atmosphere http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026401/Turkish+champions+hoping+for+carnivalesque+atmosphere VELUX EHF Champions League club countdown: 23 days to go - Besiktas Mogaz HT endured a rough ride among Europe's elite last season but are keen to bounce back and contend for a place in the Last 16 Mon, 29 Aug 2016 14:40:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026401 29.08.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026401 Perennial Russian champions targeting playoffs http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026400/Perennial+Russian+champions+targeting+playoffs VELUX EHF Champions League club countdown: 24 days to go - Chekhovskie Medvedi are in a league of their own domestically, but their young talents are aiming to progress in Europe Sun, 28 Aug 2016 20:50:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026400 28.08.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026400 Motor running at full throttle to reach new level http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026399/Motor+running+at+full+throttle+to+reach+new+level VELUX EHF Champions League club countdown: 25 days to go - Motor Zaporozhye were top of the pack in Groups C and D last season and want to go even further this time around Sat, 27 Aug 2016 15:30:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026399 27.08.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026399 Once-in-a-lifetime experience for Swiss champions http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026398/Once-in-a-lifetime+experience+for+Swiss+champions VELUX EHF Champions League club countdown: 26 days to go - Kadetten Schaffhausen have been given a boost with placement in Group A, but they could not have asked for a tougher set of opponents Fri, 26 Aug 2016 16:30:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026398 26.08.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026398 Big names make big moves across Europe – Part 2 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026396/Big+names+make+big+moves+across+Europe+%e2%80%93+Part+2 FEATURE: All VELUX EHF FINAL4 2016 participants are can be found among the ten top Champions League transfers of the summer, which features heavily the rotation of left wings between Europe’s elite clubs Thu, 25 Aug 2016 17:20:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026396 25.08.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026396 A small town with a big heart for handball http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026394/A+small+town+with+a+big+heart+for+handball VELUX EHF Champions League Countdown: 27 days to go - Elverum Handball Herrer enter Europe's top competition with the aim to edge closer to the top clubs Thu, 25 Aug 2016 13:40:15 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026394 25.08.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026394 Match of the Week set for opening four rounds http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026393/Match+of+the+Week+set+for+opening+four+rounds NEWS REPORT: Germany, Spain, Hungary and France will play host to ehfTV.com’s featured VELUX EHF Champions League encounters for the first month of action. Thu, 25 Aug 2016 09:40:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026393 25.08.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026393 Big names make big moves across Europe - Part 1 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026392/Big+names+make+big+moves+across+Europe+-+Part+1 FEATURE: ehfCL.com ranks the 20 most important VELUX EHF Champions League transfers of the summer Wed, 24 Aug 2016 17:10:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026392 24.08.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026392 Dinamo Bucuresti return to the main stage after 10-year absence http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026391/Dinamo+Bucuresti+return+to+the+main+stage+after+10-year+absence VELUX EHF Champions League Countdown: 28 days to go – Romanian champions Dinamo Bucuresti hope to reach play-offs in first campaign since 2005/06 season Wed, 24 Aug 2016 12:20:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026391 24.08.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026391 PSG and Rostov players win the whole set of Rio 2016 medals http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026390/PSG+and+Rostov+players+win+the+whole+set+of+Rio+2016+medals ANALYSIS: With the Olympics over and the VELUX EHF and the Women’s EHF Champions League starting in a few weeks, we have a look at the most successful Olympians who return to their respective clubs Tue, 23 Aug 2016 10:59:14 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026390 23.08.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026390 One day with SG Flensburg-Handewitt http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026384/One+day+with+SG+Flensburg-Handewitt ONE DAY WITH ...: The EHF's mobile reporter Rikke Fisker Knudsen shares on storify her impressions from a sunny day spent with SG Flensburg-Handewitt. Sat, 20 Aug 2016 12:20:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026384 20.08.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026384 New series on social media channels starting in Flensburg http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026378/New+series+on+social+media+channels+starting+in+Flensburg 1 DAY WITH…: Spend a day with the 2014 VELUX EHF Champions League winners as the new summer series will start on EHF’s social media channels. Thu, 18 Aug 2016 17:40:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026378 18.08.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026378 How the knights from La Mancha became the kings of Europe http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026375/How+the+knights+from+La+Mancha+became+the+kings+of+Europe THROWBACK THURSDAY: BM Ciudad Real and their three historic EHF Champions League triumphs - including the end of a curse and a lost trophy Thu, 18 Aug 2016 13:40:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026375 18.08.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026375 Champions League stars in good spirits as the summer days near end http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026373/Champions+League+stars+in+good+spirits+as+the+summer+days+near+end LAST WEEK IN THE CHAMPIONS LEAGUE: From quizzes to hard training, and the Olympics are in full swing, we bring you the last week’s action in the Champions League Thu, 18 Aug 2016 10:30:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026373 18.08.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026373 Kiel and Bjerringbro swap home right http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026365/Kiel+and+Bjerringbro+swap+home+right NEWS REPORT: The round 3 match will take place in Denmark while the Round 12 game in February has been moved to Sparkassen Arena. Tue, 16 Aug 2016 09:40:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026365 16.08.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026365 VELUX EHF FINAL4 2017: Beware of ticket scam http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026358/VELUX+EHF+FINAL4+2017%3a+Beware+of+ticket+scam NEWS REPORT: Due to recent incidents, EHF Marketing warns all handball fans of buying tickets anywhere else than online via the official ticket selling websites and via official ticket partners Fri, 12 Aug 2016 12:13:14 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026358 12.08.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026358 A week of hard work and maybe a bit of fun http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026356/A+week+of+hard+work+and+maybe+a+bit+of+fun LAST WEEK IN THE CHAMPIONS LEAGUE: Even though the players are passing weights, dribbling medicine balls and pacing long distance runs, the preparation kicks up a notch, and we are here to cover it Wed, 10 Aug 2016 16:10:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026356 10.08.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026356 France set their Rio hopes on Champions League stars http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026354/France+set+their+Rio+hopes+on+Champions+League+stars FEATURE: Although top nations such as Spain, Hungary or Iceland failed to qualify for the Olympic Games, 75 VELUX EHF Champions League players fight in Rio at the moment Tue, 09 Aug 2016 12:10:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026354 09.08.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026354 66 female EHF Champions League players vie for glory at Rio 2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026350/66+female+EHF+Champions+League+players+vie+for+glory+at+Rio+2016 FEATURE: The EHF Champions League winners from 2015 and 2016, Buducnost and CSM Bucuresti, have sent the most players to the Olympic Games Mon, 08 Aug 2016 14:10:04 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026350 08.08.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026350 Bielecki fights against Polish flag bearer curse http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026346/Bielecki+fights+against+Polish+flag+bearer+curse FEATURE: Backcourt ace Karol Bielecki is one of 10 Vive Tauron Kielce players at the Olympics and he has been selected Poland’s flag bearer. However, this honour has not always had a positive impact in the past Fri, 05 Aug 2016 16:41:44 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026346 05.08.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026346 Get ready, it’s pre-season time! http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026342/Get+ready%2c+it%e2%80%99s+pre-season+time! LAST WEEK IN THE CHAMPIONS LEAGUE: The engines are roaring, there is no time to waste. The preparation for the next season is well underway - at least for those not chasing Olympic Games glory this summer Thu, 04 Aug 2016 15:30:08 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026342 04.08.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026342 Two neighbours, two trophies, two parties http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026341/Two+neighbours%2c+two+trophies%2c+two+parties FEATURE: German powerhouses THW Kiel and and SG Flensburg-Handewitt have met twice in an EHF Champions League Final. For the first time in 2007 and then in 2014 – with two different outcomes Thu, 04 Aug 2016 10:00:59 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026341 04.08.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026341 Juniors and seniors gather at Kielce http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026337/Juniors+and+seniors+gather+at+Kielce NEWS REPORT: VELUX EHF Champions League winners Vive Tauron Kielce have started training again. However, with the majority of players at the Olympic Games, the squad attending the first session was far from the regular one Tue, 02 Aug 2016 16:26:12 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026337 02.08.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026337 Last signings, first trainings http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026330/Last+signings%2c+first+trainings LAST WEEK IN THE CHAMPIONS LEAGUE: Clubs get to work in the heat with new recruits in tow Fri, 29 Jul 2016 15:30:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026330 29.07.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026330 Vote for the epic saves of the VELUX EHF Champions League http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026282/Vote+for+the+epic+saves+of+the+VELUX+EHF+Champions+League NEWS REPORT: Fans invited to enjoy the best saves of recent seasons and vote for their favourites Wed, 27 Jul 2016 09:40:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026282 27.07.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026282 Qualification Group 2 goes to San Sebastian http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026324/Qualification+Group+2+goes+to+San+Sebastian NEWS REPORT: The EHF and EHF Marketing have determined that the Women's EHF Champions League Qualification Group 2 will take place in Spain on 9 and 10 September. Tue, 26 Jul 2016 12:34:05 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026324 26.07.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026324 Group 2 tournament to take place at Lake Constance http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026316/Group+2+tournament+to+take+place+at+Lake+Constance NEWS REPORT: Austrian runners-up will host the VELUX EHF Champions League Qualification Tournament 2 after the EHF and EHF Marketing have confirmed another organiser. Sat, 23 Jul 2016 07:19:33 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026316 23.07.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026316 Glassverket to host the Qualification Tournament 1 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026313/Glassverket+to+host+the+Qualification+Tournament+1 NEWS REPORT: The EHF in cooperation with EHF Marketing has confirmed that the Norwegian runners-up will host the tournament. Wed, 20 Jul 2016 19:12:13 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026313 20.07.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026313 Water sports and ‘Vujin-robics’ as pre-season draws near http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026312/Water+sports+and+%e2%80%98Vujin-robics%e2%80%99+as+pre-season+draws+near LAST WEEK IN THE CHAMPIONS LEAGUE: Holiday season is over, and players start to arrive back to their clubs, however, it is still not all hard work so early in the pre-season Wed, 20 Jul 2016 14:10:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026312 20.07.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026312 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 Krim to host Qualification Group 3 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026293/Krim+to+host+Qualification+Group+3 NEWS REPORT: Two-time Women’s EHF Champions League winners from Slovenia will welcome side from Slovakia, Italy and Poland on 10/11 September Fri, 15 Jul 2016 16:40:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026293 15.07.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026293 Abati and Magdeburg felt untouchable in 2002 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026288/Abati+and+Magdeburg+felt+untouchable+in+2002 FEATURE: Joël Abati looks back to 2002, when SC Magdeburg became the very first non-Spanish winners of the Men's EHF Champions League Thu, 14 Jul 2016 14:50:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026288 14.07.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026288 Summer of transfers heating up fast http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026286/Summer+of+transfers+heating+up+fast LAST WEEK IN THE CHAMPIONS LEAGUE: Transfer action is back on the table, as the Europe’s finest ponder moves to top the rankings come September Tue, 12 Jul 2016 16:40:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026286 12.07.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026286 Presov to host Qualification Group 1 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026273/Presov+to+host+Qualification+Group+1 NEWS REPORT: Slovakian club will have home advantage as they bid to reach VELUX EHF Champions League Group C for the second consecutive season Thu, 07 Jul 2016 16:40:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026273 07.07.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026273 'Stop! Handball time!' - Lekic hosts summer camp in Serbia http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026270/%27Stop!+Handball+time!%27+-+Lekic+hosts+summer+camp+in+Serbia LAST WEEK IN THE CHAMPIONS LEAGUE: Andrea Lekic returned with her handball camp for the fourth year in a row and it only seems to be getting better with special guests such as Anja Althaus joining the fun in Serbia. Thu, 07 Jul 2016 13:40:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026270 07.07.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026270 Familiar faces for Kielce, while other powerhouses collide in Group A http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026261/Familiar+faces+for+Kielce%2c+while+other+powerhouses+collide+in+Group+A NEWS REPORT: A merciless draw in Glostrup has put five big names together in Group A. Fri, 01 Jul 2016 15:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026261 01.07.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026261 Difficult group for defending champions http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026262/Difficult+group+for+defending+champions NEWS REPORT: CSM Bucuresti will play against the runners-up Györ, FC Midtjylland and Rostov. Fri, 01 Jul 2016 13:51:08 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026262 01.07.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026262 New SELECT match balls presented http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026259/New+SELECT+match+balls+presented NEWS REPORT: The official ball for 208 men's and 108 women's games have been unveiled on the fringes of the new season's draw in Glostrup, Denmark. Fri, 01 Jul 2016 13:10:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026259 01.07.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026259 Star’s touch to determine the fate of clubs http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026257/Star%e2%80%99s+touch+to+determine+the+fate+of+clubs NEWS REPORT: Time to renew big rivalries in the EHF Champions League has come again as the draw in Glostrup determines the groups’ composition. The Danish right back of CSM Bucuresti Line Jörgensen will help carry out the draw. Fri, 01 Jul 2016 08:38:43 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026257 01.07.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026257 Presov and Bregenz with hosting rights in qualification http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026250/Presov+and+Bregenz+with+hosting+rights+in+qualification NEWS REPORT: The qualification draw in Vienna has not only determined the two qualification tournaments in the VELUX EHF Champions League but also decided that the first right to organise them goes to Slovakian and Austrian participants respectively. Wed, 29 Jun 2016 15:02:18 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026250 29.06.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026250 Tough qualification draw for the record winners http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026249/Tough+qualification+draw+for+the+record+winners NEWS REPORT: All three qualification groups in the Women's EHF Champions League determined Wed, 29 Jun 2016 14:25:53 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026249 29.06.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026249 Follow the first draw of new season http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026244/Follow+the+first+draw+of+new+season NEWS REPORT: 20 teams will learn their fate on Wednesday as the qualification tournaments of the European top flights will be drawn in Vienna Wed, 29 Jun 2016 09:50:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026244 29.06.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026244 National champions of Europe - Men Part 6: North-east http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026245/National+champions+of+Europe+-+Men+Part+6%3a+North-east DOMESTIC LEAGUES: A new champion in Lithuania, but no surprises elsewhere in the region Wed, 29 Jun 2016 09:50:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026245 29.06.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026245 Pots for the qualification and group matches announced http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026242/Pots+for+the+qualification+and+group+matches+announced NEWS REPORT: The defending champions CSM Bucuresti will be drawn from the second pot on Friday. Mon, 27 Jun 2016 17:33:44 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026242 27.06.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026242 Seeding for the qualification and group phase draw released http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026241/Seeding+for+the+qualification+and+group+phase+draw+released NEWS REPORT: Reigning VELUX EHF Champions League winners Vive Tauron Kielce will start their campaign at HC Meshkov Brest in the first round. Mon, 27 Jun 2016 15:32:58 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026241 27.06.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026241 National champions of Europe - Women Part 6: North-East http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026240/National+champions+of+Europe+-+Women+Part+6%3a+North-East DOMESTIC LEAGUES: Trefilov-led Astrakhanochka sprang a surprise in the Russian championship, while Gomel snapped the title streak of BNTU Minsk in Belarus. Mon, 27 Jun 2016 15:19:36 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026240 27.06.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026240 National champions of Europe - Men part 5 - South-East http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026238/National+champions+of+Europe+-+Men+part+5+-+South-East DOMESTIC LEAGUES: Besiktas continue their rule in Turkey, while Filippos ascend to the Greek throne. Sat, 25 Jun 2016 09:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026238 25.06.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026238 Line-up for 2016/17 season set http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026232/Line-up+for+2016%2f17+season+set NEWS REPORT: EHF Executive has determined all participants for next season of the VELUX EHF Champions League Fri, 24 Jun 2016 11:44:28 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026232 24.06.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026232 Top flight participants for 2016/17 announced http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026231/Top+flight+participants+for+2016%2f17+announced NEWS REPORT: EHF Executive reaches decision on which women's clubs will compete in Europe’s top club competition in the coming season Fri, 24 Jun 2016 11:31:28 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026231 24.06.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026231 National champions of Europe - Women part 5 - South-East http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026230/National+champions+of+Europe+-+Women+part+5+-+South-East DOMESTIC LEAGUES: Not too many changes on the thrones in this corner of Europe. Thu, 23 Jun 2016 18:22:20 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026230 23.06.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026230 Who said it is now or never? Veszprem prepare another title push http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026226/Who+said+it+is+now+or+never%3f+Veszprem+prepare+another+title+push LAST WEEK IN THE CHAMPIONS LEAGUE: Veszprem dominate the headlines with big moves, while PSG look to the future with Sagosen signature Thu, 23 Jun 2016 10:10:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026226 23.06.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026226 Trilogy of finals defined heroes of the late 90s http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026219/Trilogy+of+finals+defined+heroes+of+the+late+90s FEATURE: Two protagonists, Ortega and Saracevic recall memories of perhaps the greatest handball duels of all time at the end of the 90s. Tue, 21 Jun 2016 14:20:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026219 21.06.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026219 National champions of Europe - Men part 4 - Balkans http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026216/National+champions+of+Europe+-+Men+part+4+-+Balkans DOMESTIC LEAGUES: VELUX EHF Champions League Quarter-finalists Vardar and Zagreb cannot be stopped in their national leagues Mon, 20 Jun 2016 17:10:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026216 20.06.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026216 National champions of Europe - Women part 4 - Balkans http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026215/National+champions+of+Europe+-+Women+part+4+-+Balkans DOMESTIC LEAGUES: Buducnost reached the milestone with their 10th consecutive title, while CSM achieved a historic treble. Sun, 19 Jun 2016 08:30:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026215 19.06.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026215 National champions of Europe - Men part 3: Central Europe http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026212/National+champions+of+Europe+-+Men+part+3%3a+Central+Europe DOMESTIC LEAGUES: VELUX EHF Champions League finalists claim domestic glory, while Rhein-Neckar Löwen finally get their hands on the title Thu, 16 Jun 2016 16:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026212 16.06.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026212 Kielce plot new generation, Szeged and Barca look ahead http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026208/Kielce+plot+new+generation%2c+Szeged+and+Barca+look+ahead TRANSFERS ROUND-UP: Many transfers have already been confirmed during past months, however as the action steps down and the holiday season steps in, many rumours came into fruition, as we bring you the scoop. Wed, 15 Jun 2016 15:07:11 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026208 15.06.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026208 National champions of Europe - Women part 3 - Central Europe http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026207/National+champions+of+Europe+-+Women+part+3+-+Central+Europe DOMESTIC LEAGUES: Krim's long reign comes to an end, but other dominant sides do not slip up in central Europe Wed, 15 Jun 2016 09:20:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026207 15.06.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026207 National champions of Europe – Men part 2: South-west http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026197/National+champions+of+Europe+%e2%80%93+Men+part+2%3a+South-west DOMESTIC LEAGUES: The powerhouses of this Europe's corner FC Barcelona Lassa and PSG have maintained their top positions, while ABC returned to the Portuguese throne after a nine-year drought. Sat, 11 Jun 2016 12:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026197 11.06.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026197 National champions of Europe – Women part 2: South-west http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026182/National+champions+of+Europe+%e2%80%93+Women+part+2%3a+South-west DOMESTIC LEAGUES: While Bera Bera retain the title in Spain and Conversano in Italy, there have been changes on the thrones of France, Portugal and Malta Fri, 10 Jun 2016 16:30:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026182 10.06.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026182 EHF receives 25 registrations for the Women’s EHF Champions League 2016/17 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026188/EHF+receives+25+registrations+for+the+Women%e2%80%99s+EHF+Champions+League+2016%2f17 NEWS REPORT: Five clubs eligible to play the EHF Cup have applied for the upgrade to the continent’s premium competition Thu, 09 Jun 2016 12:10:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026188 09.06.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026188 Almost 40 clubs submit registration for the VELUX EHF Champions League 2016/17 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026186/Almost+40+clubs+submit+registration+for+the+VELUX+EHF+Champions+League+2016%2f17 NEWS REPORT: EHF has received 12 upgrade requests for the European top flight. Wed, 08 Jun 2016 17:30:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026186 08.06.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026186 Summer draw dates set http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026181/Summer+draw+dates+set NEWS REPORT: First pairings of the new season will be learnt after the EHF Champions League qualification draw on 29 June Tue, 07 Jun 2016 14:56:51 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026181 07.06.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026181 Sign up for the VELUX EHF FINAL4 ticket alarm http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026136/Sign+up+for+the+VELUX+EHF+FINAL4+ticket+alarm NEWS REPORT: Subscribe for the ticket alert e-mail distribution list in order to keep updated on ticket sales for the VELUX EHF FINAL4 2017 Tue, 07 Jun 2016 13:40:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026136 07.06.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026136 National champions of Europe – Men part 1: North-west http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026178/National+champions+of+Europe+%e2%80%93+Men+part+1%3a+North-west DOMESTIC LEAGUES: VELUX EHF Champions League surprise package Kristianstad defended their national title, while Bjerringbro-Silkeborg conquered Denmark for the first time Mon, 06 Jun 2016 15:50:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026178 06.06.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026178 National champions of Europe – Women part 1: North-west http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026168/National+champions+of+Europe+%e2%80%93+Women+part+1%3a+North-west DOMESTIC LEAGUES: While Neistin celebrated their 41st championship title in Faroe Islands, Denmark saw a maiden triumph of Esbjerg. Fri, 03 Jun 2016 23:10:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026168 03.06.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026168 Zoqbi de Paula joins Buducnost http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026166/Zoqbi+de+Paula+joins+Buducnost NEWS REPORT: Fleury goalkeeper to join Buducnost's push to reclaim the Women's EHF Champions League title Fri, 03 Jun 2016 16:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026166 03.06.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026166 Season is over, what’s next? http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026161/Season+is+over%2c+what%e2%80%99s+next%3f SUMMER OVERVIEW: The preparations for the 2016/17 season have been underway for several months already. The next important date of the club handball calendar is Friday 24 June. Fri, 03 Jun 2016 12:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026161 03.06.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026161 Dujshebaev full of pride for all 16 sons http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026159/Dujshebaev+full+of+pride+for+all+16+sons INTERVIEW OF THE WEEK: Kielce coach reflects on an unforgettable weekend at the VELUX EHF FINAL4 and speaks about his side's unlikely path to glory Thu, 02 Jun 2016 16:20:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026159 02.06.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026159 Cologne beams like a lighthouse of club handball http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026151/Cologne+beams+like+a+lighthouse+of+club+handball INTERVIEW: EHF Secretary General Michael Wiederer compares the VELUX EHF FINAL4 to a lighthouse of handball as he reflects on another successful weekend in Cologne Wed, 01 Jun 2016 17:30:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026151 01.06.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026151 Reichmann: You cannot compare those two titles http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026149/Reichmann%3a+You+cannot+compare+those+two+titles INTERVIEW: After a sensational EHF EURO gold medal, Kielce’s right wing took the even less expected VELUX EHF FINAL4 trophy Wed, 01 Jun 2016 12:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026149 01.06.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026149 Five reasons why Kielce ascend the throne http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026140/Five+reasons+why+Kielce+ascend+the+throne FIRST-HAND INSIGHT: A mastermind on the bench, a titan between the posts, a concept and a strong belief on one side and a fatal mental mistake on the other caused one of the biggest handball miracles ever Mon, 30 May 2016 21:22:46 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026140 30.05.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026140 Thomas's faith has been restored http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026134/Thomas%27s+faith+has+been+restored BLOG: ehfTV commentator Tom O'Brannagain refuses to explain the inexplicable as he and the whole handball world witnessed the miracle on the Rhine. Mon, 30 May 2016 07:20:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026134 30.05.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026134 Two trophies, two consolation prizes http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026131/Two+trophies%2c+two+consolation+prizes NEWS FEATURE: Palmarsson is MVP of the VELUX EHF FINAL4 for the second time after 2014, and Hansen again finishes top scorer after ranking number one in 2012. Sun, 29 May 2016 23:10:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026131 29.05.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026131 Kielce turn nine-goal deficit into first title on penalties http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026121/Kielce+turn+nine-goal+deficit+into+first+title+on+penalties FINAL MATCH REVIEW: The most thrilling VELUX EHF Champions League Final ever ends with a shocked Veszprém side and cheering Poles. Sun, 29 May 2016 21:20:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026121 29.05.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026121 Paris continue Kiel’s Sunday curse http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026091/Paris+continue+Kiel%e2%80%99s+Sunday+curse 3/4 MATCH REVIEW: The FINAL4 debutants from France claim their third win against THW this season to finish third in the 2015/16 competition. Sun, 29 May 2016 17:40:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026091 29.05.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026091 12 points for Måns http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026078/12+points+for+M%c3%a5ns Fresh from the one of the biggest stages in music, the Eurovision Song Contest, Måns Zelmerlöw enters the biggest event in club handball. Sun, 29 May 2016 17:23:59 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026078 29.05.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026078 Cologne sees premiere use of the instant replay http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026075/Cologne+sees+premiere+use+of+the+instant+replay FEATURE: History in the making at the VELUX EHF FINAL4 as the new technology assisted the German referees to reach a decision on an on-court incident in the semi-final Sun, 29 May 2016 17:16:24 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026075 29.05.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026075 The thrill of the FINAL4 only increases http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026082/The+thrill+of+the+FINAL4+only+increases NEWS FEATURE: EHF President Jean Brihault and EHF Secretary General Michael Wiederer conclude the VELUX EHF FINAL4. Sun, 29 May 2016 15:20:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026082 29.05.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026082 Legends, heroes, stars – and a lot of handball glamour http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026065/Legends%2c+heroes%2c+stars+%e2%80%93+and+a+lot+of+handball+glamour Every year the VELUX EHF FINAL4 becomes a melting pot for the world of handball and LANXESS arena welcomes the ‘who is who’ of the sport. Sun, 29 May 2016 14:34:38 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026065 29.05.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026065 A Spanish coach will win the trophy again http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026057/A+Spanish+coach+will+win+the+trophy+again FINAL PREVIEW: Veszprém or Kielce – which club will win their first EHF Champions League trophy? Dujshebaev or Sabate – which coach will continue the Spanish tradition? Sun, 29 May 2016 00:21:27 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026057 29.05.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026057 Big names in the duel for the third place http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026056/Big+names+in+the+duel+for+the+third+place PREVIEW 3-4: Paris and Kiel face each other for the third time this season, and THW have the chance to take revenge. Sat, 28 May 2016 23:54:10 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026056 28.05.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026056 Veszprem need extra time to make it to their third final http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026043/Veszprem+need+extra+time+to+make+it+to+their+third+final SEMI-FINAL REVIEW: Mikler, Ilic and the brilliant defence were the keys to leave Kiel behind for the second straight time Sat, 28 May 2016 20:17:38 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026043 28.05.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026043 Spectacular Szmal steers Kielce to a maiden final http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026025/Spectacular+Szmal+steers+Kielce+to+a+maiden+final SEMI-FINAL REVIEW: Incredible team performance and goalkeeper Szmal end PSG’s dream of going all the way Sat, 28 May 2016 17:43:13 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026025 28.05.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026025 Over 5,000 tickets sold for 2017 on the first day http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026008/Over+5%2c000+tickets+sold+for+2017+on+the+first+day NEWS REPORT: People were rushing to the ticket office right after the arena gates had been opened. Sat, 28 May 2016 14:38:15 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026008 28.05.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026008 Opening party sets the tone for VELUX EHF FINAL4 2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025998/Opening+party+sets+the+tone+for+VELUX+EHF+FINAL4+2016 Despite some sudden rain, thousands of fans celebrated teams, players and themselves Fri, 27 May 2016 22:01:51 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025998 27.05.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025998 Big crowds at the VELUX EHF FINAL4 media call http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025988/Big+crowds+at+the+VELUX+EHF+FINAL4+media+call FEATURE: Hundreds of journalists grab the chance to talk to players and coaches Fri, 27 May 2016 20:08:09 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025988 27.05.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025988 All-star team fan vote soars to new heights as over 80,000 take part http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025976/All-star+team+fan+vote+soars+to+new+heights+as+over+80%2c000+take+part NEWS REPORT: Record-breaking interest of fans have almost doubled last year’s number of votes as only one player defended his position on the best roster of the season. Fri, 27 May 2016 13:22:40 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025976 27.05.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025976 Karabatic in the town - with a new jersey, new teammates and a new special fan http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025968/Karabatic+in+the+town+-+with+a+new+jersey%2c+new+teammates+and+a+new+special+fan FEATURE: Can the only reigning champion in Cologne break the spell of LANXESS arena and become the first player to lift the trophy here twice in a row? Fri, 27 May 2016 08:18:17 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025968 27.05.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025968 #Hello Cologne: All four teams safely reach the FINAL4 hotel http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025964/%23Hello+Cologne%3a+All+four+teams+safely+reach+the+FINAL4+hotel NEWS REPORT: Kielce with a long delay, Kiel’s Zebra got stuck Thu, 26 May 2016 20:40:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025964 26.05.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025964 Where to follow the VELUX EHF FINAL4 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025954/Where+to+follow+the+VELUX+EHF+FINAL4 NEWS REPORT: There are so many ways to enjoy the highlight of the European club handball calendar this weekend giving fans no excuse to miss out on the fun Thu, 26 May 2016 15:30:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025954 26.05.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025954 Shiver me timbers http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025945/Shiver+me+timbers BLOG: The VELUX EHF FINAL4 has become like a holy grove of trees, a sanctuary for handball players and fans alike, Tom O'Brannagain writes in his penultimate blog of the season. Thu, 26 May 2016 13:40:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025945 26.05.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025945 A premiere on holy handball ground http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025946/A+premiere+on+holy+handball+ground SEMI-FINAL PREVIEW: Kielce and PSG only played a friendly match before - and now clash for the final in Cologne. Thu, 26 May 2016 07:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025946 26.05.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025946 Three is the lucky number - but for whom? http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025947/Three+is+the+lucky+number+-+but+for+whom%3f SEMI-FINAL PREVIEW: History repeating for Kiel and Veszprem who face each other for the third consecutive year in Cologne. Thu, 26 May 2016 07:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025947 26.05.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025947 Close friends in the heat of the battle of giants http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025944/Close+friends+in+the+heat+of+the+battle+of+giants FACE-TO-FACE: Two great buddies, Domagoj Duvnjak and Aron Palmarsson will find themselves in the middle of a historic rivalry in the semi-final of Kiel-Veszprém. Thu, 26 May 2016 07:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025944 26.05.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025944 Hangout with the stars on Friday evening http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025948/Hangout+with+the+stars+on+Friday+evening NEWS REPORT: Watch the VELUX EHF FINAL4 Players Hangout live from 18:00 CET on the ehfTV YouTube channel Thu, 26 May 2016 06:40:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025948 26.05.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025948 The JACK & JONES autograph session back on Friday http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025942/The+JACK+%26+JONES+autograph+session+back+on+Friday NEWS REPORT: Two players of every participating team await all the early fans for an exclusive autograph session in Cologne. Thu, 26 May 2016 06:30:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025942 26.05.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025942 A week-long show and the best experts in Hungary http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025940/A+week-long+show+and+the+best+experts+in+Hungary FEATURE: It is no surprise all of Hungary goes crazy this weekend, handball is all over the place and the best pundits are ready to offer expert opinions. Wed, 25 May 2016 20:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025940 25.05.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025940 I'm back in my backyard http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025941/I%27m+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. Wed, 25 May 2016 17:10:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025941 25.05.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025941 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 Wed, 25 May 2016 16:33:55 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025938 25.05.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025938 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. Wed, 25 May 2016 16:31:49 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025937 25.05.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025937 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. Wed, 25 May 2016 15:40:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025935 25.05.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025935 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. Wed, 25 May 2016 13:20:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025932 25.05.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025932 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. Wed, 25 May 2016 11:38:38 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025934 25.05.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025934 It would be nice to write another page of history http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025928/It+would+be+nice+to+write+another+page+of+history BLOG: Kielce's playmaking hero, nicknamed Zorro, is eager to add the fourth EHF Champions League title under his belt, but is fully aware who stand against Kielce in the semi-final. Tue, 24 May 2016 17:32:37 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025928 24.05.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025928 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. Tue, 24 May 2016 17:30:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025927 24.05.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025927 Houlet feels like the "precursor" to the VELUX EHF FINAL4 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025930/Houlet+feels+like+the+%22precursor%22+to+the+VELUX+EHF+FINAL4 INTERVIEW: French handball star turned commentator speaks about his experiences of playing in Cologne before the VELUX EHF FINAL4 came to be Tue, 24 May 2016 15:40:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025930 24.05.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025930 Experts discuss the big dance in Cologne http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025924/Experts+discuss+the+big+dance+in+Cologne NEWS REPORT: Tune in at 17:30 CET on Tuesday 24 May to see ehfCL.com's handball experts have their final say on this season's VELUX EHF Champions League. Tue, 24 May 2016 13:50:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025924 24.05.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025924 Look back at the road to the VELUX EHF FINAL4 2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025919/Look+back+at+the+road+to+the+VELUX+EHF+FINAL4+2016 SPECIAL: View the interactive image with inside posts of many players and highlight videos of this season’s best moments. Tue, 24 May 2016 13:10:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025919 24.05.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025919 VELUX EHF FINAL4 2017 ticket sale begins 28 May http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025922/VELUX+EHF+FINAL4+2017+ticket+sale+begins+28+May Fans looking to secure their place at the 2017 edition of the VELUX EHF FINAL4 in Cologne will be able to purchase their tickets on-site in Cologne and online from Monday, 30 May 2016. Tue, 24 May 2016 10:11:40 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025922 24.05.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025922 New technology at the VELUX EHF FINAL4 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025916/New+technology+at+the+VELUX+EHF+FINAL4 World-first as instant replay is introduced at the VELUX EHF FINAL4 2016 in Cologne alongside goal-line cameras and goal-light signals. Tue, 24 May 2016 10:09:16 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025916 24.05.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025916 Sky expert Fritz: Cologne is simply sensational http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025921/Sky+expert+Fritz%3a+Cologne+is+simply+sensational FEATURE: The 2007 world champion from the LANXESS arena Henning Fritz is just one of many trumps sky will use during their VELUX EHF FINAL4 coverage. Tue, 24 May 2016 09:51:47 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025921 24.05.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025921 We have everything to finally conquer the throne http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025920/We+have+everything+to+finally+conquer+the+throne BLOG: Laszlo Nagy believes the bumpy ride even helped Veszprém to overcome every difficulty to seal a place in Cologne and once again fight for the title. Tue, 24 May 2016 08:20:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025920 24.05.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025920 Get yourself the VELUX EHF FINAL4 App now http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025917/Get+yourself+the+VELUX+EHF+FINAL4+App+now NEWS REPORT: Statistics, photos, background stories and videos – get all the information about the VELUX EHF FINAL4 in the official app. Mon, 23 May 2016 17:20:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025917 23.05.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025917 The giant hulk with flying fears http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025913/The+giant+hulk+with+flying+fears FEATURE: While Michal Jurecki seems to be invincible on the court at times, there are some things that do trouble the Kielce left back. Mon, 23 May 2016 17:10:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025913 23.05.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025913 Romero: "FINAL4 is the best experience in club handball" http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025915/Romero%3a+%22FINAL4+is+the+best+experience+in+club+handball%22 INTERVIEW: Iker Romero shares his experiences of his 10 years in the EHF Champions League ahead of attending the VELUX EHF FINAL4 as one of the competition's four legends Mon, 23 May 2016 16:20:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025915 23.05.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025915 Familiar and fresh faces: Even the VELUX Robokeeper returns http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025911/Familiar+and+fresh+faces%3a+Even+the+VELUX+Robokeeper+returns The VELUX EHF FINAL4 is approaching and here is an overview of the handball activities and booths awaiting fans in and around the LANXESS arena. Mon, 23 May 2016 15:30:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025911 23.05.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025911 Last call to vote for this season’s greatest stars http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025908/Last+call+to+vote+for+this+season%e2%80%99s+greatest+stars ALL-STAR TEAM: There are only two days left to take part in a record-breaking fan vote Mon, 23 May 2016 08:36:36 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025908 23.05.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025908 Lars Christiansen feels fine being a face of the tournament http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025907/Lars+Christiansen+feels+fine+being+a+face+of+the+tournament INTERVIEW: Lars Christiansen is looking forward to busy days in Cologne and the VELUX EHF FINAL4 Sun, 22 May 2016 20:20:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025907 22.05.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025907 “The trophy became my friend”- Klein http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025906/%e2%80%9cThe+trophy+became+my+friend%e2%80%9d-+Klein BLOG: Outgoing THW Kiel left wing Dominik Klein on his feeling prior to his sixth appearance at the VELUX EHF FINAL4 Sun, 22 May 2016 20:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025906 22.05.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025906 Great days at Europe’s handball temple http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025904/Great+days+at+Europe%e2%80%99s+handball+temple UNSUNG HEROES: Michael Kraus was key for Hamburg winning in Cologne in 2013, and now took the EHF Cup title with his home club Göppingen Sun, 22 May 2016 14:10:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025904 22.05.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025904 First the comeback, then a return to Cologne http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025902/First+the+comeback%2c+then+a+return+to+Cologne NEWS FEATURE: Seven months after a severe knee injury, Patrick Wiencek is back as a cornerstone of Kiel’s defence Sat, 21 May 2016 15:10:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025902 21.05.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025902 “Great to be part of the VELUX EHF FINAL4” - Lövgren http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025900/%e2%80%9cGreat+to+be+part+of+the+VELUX+EHF+FINAL4%e2%80%9d+-+L%c3%b6vgren INTERVIEW: Although Stefan Lövgren has never actually played at the VELUX EHF FINAL4, he is still an important part of the event Sat, 21 May 2016 13:10:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025900 21.05.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025900 Ilic: "I have already won my biggest trophy, it's in my arms" http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025899/Ilic%3a+%22I+have+already+won+my+biggest+trophy%2c+it%27s+in+my+arms%22 INTERVIEW: Veszprem star Momir Ilic opens up for ehfCL.com, speaking of the challenges in a turbulent season, the third consecutive semi-final clash against Kiel and how fatherhood has changed his perspective on life. Fri, 20 May 2016 22:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025899 20.05.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025899 Increasing excitement and important information http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025894/Increasing+excitement+and+important+information Only one week left until Cologne becomes the centre of European handball again and there is some important information fans should consider in order to enjoy a perfect weekend. Fri, 20 May 2016 10:53:12 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025894 20.05.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025894 Hampus Wanne feels no stress http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025890/Hampus+Wanne+feels+no+stress UNSUNG HEROES: After nearly three years with Flensburg, unsung hero of the VELUX EHF FINAL4 in 2014 Hampus Wanne has really developed into the shooting star he was expected to be Thu, 19 May 2016 17:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025890 19.05.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025890 Dinart: "We owed a lot to Talant and Raul" http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025889/Dinart%3a+%22We+owed+a+lot+to+Talant+and+Raul%22 UNSUNG HEROES: The first in the series detailing the heroics of lesser heralded players at the VELUX EHF FINAL4 begins with Ciudad Real and Atletico Madrid defensive specialist Didier Dinart Wed, 18 May 2016 23:10:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025889 18.05.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025889 Karabatic aims for fourth trophy in fourth jersey http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025884/Karabatic+aims+for+fourth+trophy+in+fourth+jersey FACTS AND FIGURES: 11 multiple winners of the Men’s EHF Champions League will be on court at the VELUX EHF FINAL4 2016 in Cologne, including four-time champion Omeyer. Wed, 18 May 2016 10:50:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025884 18.05.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025884 Swedish duo to get the party started at the VELUX EHF FINAL4 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025881/Swedish+duo+to+get+the+party+started+at+the+VELUX+EHF+FINAL4 NEWS REPORT: DJ Vikström and match announcer Mårtensson will ensure great atmosphere under the motto #HelloCologne in the LANXESS arena. Tue, 17 May 2016 16:20:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025881 17.05.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025881 32 players and one coach bring a taste of Rio to Cologne http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025880/32+players+and+one+coach+bring+a+taste+of+Rio+to+Cologne NEWS FEATURE: Kielce have 11 potential Olympians in their VELUX EHF FINAL4 squad, while the Kiel and PSG rosters each hold nine. Tue, 17 May 2016 12:10:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025880 17.05.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025880 Lucky winner to experience EHF FINAL4 flair at Radisson Blu http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025788/Lucky+winner+to+experience+EHF+FINAL4+flair+at+Radisson+Blu Who was last year’s VELUX EHF FINAL4 MVP? Frank Althoff knew the answer and won one night’s stay at the Radisson Blu hotel and tickets to the big event. Fri, 13 May 2016 11:08:25 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025788 13.05.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025788 Referees confirmed, Raluy and Sabroso to lead final http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025785/Referees+confirmed%2c+Raluy+and+Sabroso+to+lead+final NEWS REPORT: Officials from Germany, Norway, Iceland and Spain are confirmed to referee the four matches at the VELUX EHF FINAL4. Thu, 12 May 2016 22:55:09 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025785 12.05.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025785 Ivy Quainoo welcomes the handball heroes http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025779/Ivy+Quainoo+welcomes+the+handball+heroes NEWS REPORT: Winner of the German music award "Echo" opens the handball spectacle with David Bowie's "Heroes" and says #HelloCologne to thousands of excited fans at the VELUX EHF FINAL4 Tue, 10 May 2016 17:30:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025779 10.05.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025779 CSM in seventh heaven after return to Romania http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025778/CSM+in+seventh+heaven+after+return+to+Romania NEWS REPORT: CSM Bucuresti's win at the Women's EHF FINAL4 boosted the popularity of the team, celebrating in Romania with an open-top bus parade and a visit to the Presidency. Tue, 10 May 2016 15:50:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025778 10.05.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025778 It's a true fairy tale http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025773/It%27s+a+true+fairy+tale BLOG: The women's club season culminated in a fascinating fashion last weekend in Budapest and the ehfTV commentator Tom O'Brannagain offers a fairy tale for a long summer sleep. Mon, 09 May 2016 17:04:37 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025773 09.05.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025773 Five key factors in Bucuresti’s surprise victory http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025772/Five+key+factors+in+Bucuresti%e2%80%99s+surprise+victory NEWS FEATURE: CSM’s fairy-tale triumph is the result of professional competence, perfectly-timed top form and sheer athletic brilliance. Mon, 09 May 2016 16:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025772 09.05.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025772 Grubisic: “The pinnacle of my career” http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025771/Grubisic%3a+%e2%80%9cThe+pinnacle+of+my+career%e2%80%9d NEWS FEATURE: MVP of the Women’s EHF FINAL4 Jelena Grubisic overcame injuries and a tough season to play a key role in Bucuresti’s first-ever European title win. Mon, 09 May 2016 13:40:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025771 09.05.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025771 Dream comes true for the winners http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025767/Dream+comes+true+for+the+winners FEATURE: Bella Gulldén has never scored as many goals in one game as in the final, while Jelena Grubisic thanked her teammates for her MVP award. Sun, 08 May 2016 22:12:32 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025767 08.05.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025767 Gullden touch leads CSM to a maiden trophy after a shootout thriller http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025759/Gullden+touch+leads+CSM+to+a+maiden+trophy+after+a+shootout+thriller FINAL REVIEW: CSM Bucuresti’s fairy tale campaign ended in a thriller as the Romanian champions equalised twice in the dying seconds and eventually won the final. Sun, 08 May 2016 20:17:23 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025759 08.05.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025759 Vardar beat Buducnost to defend the third place again http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025739/Vardar+beat+Buducnost+to+defend+the+third+place+again THIRD PLACE MATCH REVIEW: The Macedonian team finished third for the third time in a row while the blunt Montenegrin outfit leave without a medal after three years. Sun, 08 May 2016 17:24:02 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025739 08.05.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025739 Step ahead in the development of women’s handball http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025728/Step+ahead+in+the+development+of+women%e2%80%99s+handball FEATURE: EHF Secretary General Michael Wiederer praises the FINAL4 in Budapest and the growing strength on sportive and organisational fields Sun, 08 May 2016 17:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025728 08.05.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025728 The empty throne awaits its to-be queens http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025715/The+empty+throne+awaits+its+to-be+queens FINAL PREVIEW: Can surprise candidates HCM Bucuresti pull yet another nasty joke on a favourite, or Győr prove to be too strong to be robbed of the trophy? Sat, 07 May 2016 23:30:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025715 07.05.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025715 Disappointed Balkan outfits battle for third place http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025714/Disappointed+Balkan+outfits+battle+for+third+place THRID PLACE MATCH PREVIEW: Buducnost and Vardar both came for the title but those who do not get over their disappointment until Sunday will leave without medals. Sat, 07 May 2016 23:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025714 07.05.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025714 Bucuresti shock Vardar to reach the final http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025705/Bucuresti+shock+Vardar+to+reach+the+final SEMI-FINAL REVIEW: The outstanding Jelena Grubisic and her HCM teammates did not give a chance to the unusually muffled Vardar, who just can’t get past the semi-final. Sat, 07 May 2016 19:36:35 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025705 07.05.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025705 Győr claim narrow victory in battle of defences http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025692/Gy%c5%91r+claim+narrow+victory+in+battle+of+defences SEMI-FINAL REVIEW: As expected defences dominated the first semi-final between Győr and Buducnost and the Hungarian outfit emerged as winners after a near-perfect defensive display. Sat, 07 May 2016 17:31:50 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025692 07.05.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025692 Players could not hide excitement at the media call http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025661/Players+could+not+hide+excitement+at+the+media+call NEWS REPORT: The Women's EHF FINAL4 media call at the Aquincum Hotel attracted huge interest from media. Fri, 06 May 2016 17:40:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025661 06.05.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025661 Europe’s finest players shine in Women’s EHF Champions League All-star team http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025635/Europe%e2%80%99s+finest+players+shine+in+Women%e2%80%99s+EHF+Champions+League+All-star+team A record number of handball fans have voted for the 2015/16 All-star team of the Women’s EHF Champions League, turning it into a selection of Europe’s finest players Fri, 06 May 2016 15:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025635 06.05.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025635 Champions League debutants among finalists http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025559/Champions+League+debutants+among+finalists FINAL4 PREVIEW: Vardar enter the FINAL4 looking for their first-ever place in the final, but CSM Bucuresti coach Kim Rasmussen knows just how to stop them. Fri, 06 May 2016 11:50:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025559 06.05.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025559 Where to follow the Women's EHF FINAL4 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025645/Where+to+follow+the+Women%27s+EHF+FINAL4 NEWS REPORT: There are many ways how to get a first-hand experience from Budapest despite not owning the ticket. The liveblog on ehfFINAL4.com started already on Thursday and the Hangout Bonanza is coming on Friday. Fri, 06 May 2016 11:24:44 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025645 06.05.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025645 Rock-solid holders take on resurrected Győr http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025569/Rock-solid+holders+take+on+resurrected+Gy%c5%91r FINAL4 SEMI-FINAL PREVIEW: The two best teams of the 2013/14 season lock horns in the first semi-final and it is almost impossible to tell who will make it to the final. Fri, 06 May 2016 11:10:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025569 06.05.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025569 Budapest turns into a festival of Olympians http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025627/Budapest+turns+into+a+festival+of+Olympians NEWS FEATURE: 30 EHF FINAL4 players hope for their tickets to Rio. Györ's Norwegian goalkeeper Kari Grimsbø is the only two-time Olympic champion on court in Budapest. Fri, 06 May 2016 09:40:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025627 06.05.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025627 Tension rises as teams start to arrive in Budapest http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025640/Tension+rises+as+teams+start+to+arrive+in+Budapest NEWS REPORT: Newcomers CSM Bucuresti and experienced FINAL4 participants Vardar were the first to arrive at the Aquincum Hotel in Budapest. Thu, 05 May 2016 22:30:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025640 05.05.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025640 Marriage of beauty and athleticism http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025624/Marriage+of+beauty+and+athleticism BLOG: Women's handball is not a different game, it is just different style of the game, ehfTV commentator Tom O'Brannagain argues before he makes his trip to Budapest to commentate the Women's EHF FINAL4. Thu, 05 May 2016 21:40:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025624 05.05.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025624 Martin: "Smells like team spirit" http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025629/Martin%3a+%22Smells+like+team+spirit%22 INTERVIEW: The EHF FINAL4 fight is coming, but "La Guerrera" Carmen Martín would stop at nothing to see CSM București progress to the final. Thu, 05 May 2016 21:30:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025629 05.05.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025629 That's what I call rivalry! http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025625/That%27s+what+I+call+rivalry! BLOG: Győr’s Brazilian star believes not only the FINAL4 but the entire season has been the strongest ever. Thu, 05 May 2016 19:40:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025625 05.05.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025625 14 multiple Champions League winners on court in Budapest http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025565/14+multiple+Champions+League+winners+on+court+in+Budapest NEWS FEATURE: Buducnost right back Katarina Bulatovic will become the third most successful player in the competition if she wins her fifth trophy on Sunday. Thu, 05 May 2016 19:30:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025565 05.05.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025565 Meet the hosts Edit and Frano http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025617/Meet+the+hosts+Edit+and+Frano Edit Szalay is welcoming thousands of handball fans to Budapest again, while her co-host is a newcomer to the event. Thu, 05 May 2016 18:10:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025617 05.05.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025617 Live behind the scenes of the Women's EHF FINAL4 with Periscope and Facebook http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025620/Live+behind+the+scenes+of+the+Women%27s+EHF+FINAL4+with+Periscope+and+Facebook The European Handball Federation brings to you exclusive live coverage of the 2016 Women's EHF FINAL4, starting on Thursday and all the way through the final weekend Wed, 04 May 2016 23:08:19 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025620 04.05.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025620 Last chance to get your ticket to the Women's EHF FINAL4 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025600/Last+chance+to+get+your+ticket+to+the+Women%27s+EHF+FINAL4 The final weekend of the Women's EHF Champions League takes place in Budapest this weekend, and there are just a few tickets left for fans planning a trip to the Hungarian capital Wed, 04 May 2016 11:30:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025600 04.05.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025600 Improving lives through the power of sport http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025602/Improving+lives+through+the+power+of+sport NEWS REPORT: Play for Change and the EHF bring hope to 3,100 children in Nepal Wed, 04 May 2016 10:50:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025602 04.05.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025602 Kiel against Veszprem, Kielce welcome PSG to Cologne http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025594/Kiel+against+Veszprem%2c+Kielce+welcome+PSG+to+Cologne NEWS REPORT: The VELUX EHF FINAL4 quartet have discovered their semi-final hurdles on the way to the most coveted trophy in club handball Tue, 03 May 2016 14:51:40 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025594 03.05.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025594 Official merchandising range launches http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025589/Official+merchandising+range+launches NEWS REPORT: The new official merchandising range for the VELUX EHF FINAL4 in Cologne developed in cooperation with premium sponsor, JACK & JONES, has been launched at the VELUX EHF FINAL4 draw event. Tue, 03 May 2016 13:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025589 03.05.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025589 The ever-growing love between Zderic and Buducnost http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025592/The+ever-growing+love+between+Zderic+and+Buducnost FEATURE INTERVIEW: Marta Zderic talks personal and professional challenges, becoming the leader of the team, looks back at the season and enjoying life with her ‘second family’ at Buducnost and Podgorica Mon, 02 May 2016 20:20:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025592 02.05.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025592 Breathtaking opening shows in Budapest http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025587/Breathtaking+opening+shows+in+Budapest NEWS REPORT: The Women's EHF FINAL4 is a spectacle not only of the best handball but also of brilliant entertainment. Mon, 02 May 2016 16:11:12 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025587 02.05.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025587 VELUX EHF FINAL4 Media accreditation deadline approaches http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025585/VELUX+EHF+FINAL4+Media+accreditation+deadline+approaches NEWS REPORT: Media representatives still have the chance to apply for an accreditation until Friday, 6 May 2016. Mon, 02 May 2016 15:15:57 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025585 02.05.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025585 Semi-final pairings of the VELUX EHF FINAL4 to be drawn on Tuesday http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025583/Semi-final+pairings+of+the+VELUX+EHF+FINAL4+to+be+drawn+on+Tuesday NEWS REPORT: One former champion, two returnees and one newcomer will learn their first opponents at LANXESS arena during the draw at the bank of the Rhine, where brand new drawing balls will be used. Mon, 02 May 2016 12:14:36 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025583 02.05.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025583 11,276 goals so far, 1 FINAL4 debutant and 11 multiple winners in Cologne http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025582/11%2c276+goals+so+far%2c+1+FINAL4+debutant+and+11+multiple+winners+in+Cologne FACTS AND FIGURES: All numbers you need to know ahead of the VELUX EHF FINAL4 draw in Cologne on Tuesday Mon, 02 May 2016 11:50:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025582 02.05.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025582 PSG qualify for FINAL4, despite home draw against Zagreb http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025579/PSG+qualify+for+FINAL4%2c+despite+home+draw+against+Zagreb MATCH REVIEW: For the first time in history, PSG Handball qualify for the VELUX EHF FINAL4, despite the draw at home to RK Zagreb. Sun, 01 May 2016 20:06:54 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025579 01.05.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025579 No nerves ahead of CSM's most important week http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025577/No+nerves+ahead+of+CSM%27s+most+important+week BLOG: Cristina Varzaru is back for a Women’s EHF Champions League FINAL4 after six years. CSM’s right wing shares her feelings before fighting for her fourth trophy Sun, 01 May 2016 18:30:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025577 01.05.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025577 Althaus: No favourite, no underdog in Budapest http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025566/Althaus%3a+No+favourite%2c+no+underdog+in+Budapest FEATURE: The German line player hopes for her third Champions League title – and her first with Vardar. Sun, 01 May 2016 13:40:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025566 01.05.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025566 Defending champions Barcelona eliminated despite home win http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025574/Defending+champions+Barcelona+eliminated+despite+home+win QUARTER-FINAL REVIEW: THW Kiel qualify for the VELUX EHF FINAL4 after a thrilling endgame and thanks to Canellas’s triple strike Sat, 30 Apr 2016 20:36:59 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025574 30.04.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025574 Veszprem book their third straight ticket to FINAL4 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025571/Veszprem+book+their+third+straight+ticket+to+FINAL4 QUARTER-FINAL REVIEW: 2015 finalists Veszprem clinch their VELUX EHF FINAL4 berth, but have to climb a much higher mountain than expected to tie with Vardar Sat, 30 Apr 2016 19:40:20 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025571 30.04.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025571 PSG look confidently to their debut FINAL4 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025560/PSG+look+confidently+to+their+debut+FINAL4 QUARTER-FINAL PREVIEW: After an eight-goal away win in the first-leg quarter-final against Zagreb, PSG look set to secure a ticket to Cologne when they play at home on Sunday. Thu, 28 Apr 2016 18:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025560 28.04.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025560 "FC Barcelona: The Fighting Irish" http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025556/%22FC+Barcelona%3a+The+Fighting+Irish%22 BLOG: Can THW Kiel hold on to their advantage at Palau Blaugrana, the place where first leg leads go to die Thu, 28 Apr 2016 14:50:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025556 28.04.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025556 Sabaté: "I only care about my team and our next match." http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025554/Sabat%c3%a9%3a+%22I+only+care+about+my+team+and+our+next+match.%22 NEWS FEATURE: MVM Veszprém welcome HC Vardar with a three-goal advantage from the first leg but their Spanish head coach knows losing concentration would be fatal. Thu, 28 Apr 2016 12:10:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025554 28.04.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025554 Michal Jurecki leads Kielce to second VELUX EHF FINAL4 in a row http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025551/Michal+Jurecki+leads+Kielce+to+second+VELUX+EHF+FINAL4+in+a+row QUARTER-FINAL REVIEW: Polish side defeat Flensburg by the smallest of margins. Wed, 27 Apr 2016 22:30:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025551 27.04.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025551 Draw at the River of Dreams http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025545/Draw+at+the+River+of+Dreams NEWS REPORT: The semi-final pairings of the VELUX EHF FINAL4 will be determined on the Rhine banks at The View location Wed, 27 Apr 2016 11:13:23 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025545 27.04.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025545 Looking for satisfaction in Kielce http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025544/Looking+for+satisfaction+in+Kielce QUARTER-FINAL PREVIEW: Polish side count on home advantage to overcome Flensburg to reach the VELUX EHF FINAL4 Tue, 26 Apr 2016 19:20:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025544 26.04.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025544 How have PSG turned into genuine contenders? http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025543/How+have+PSG+turned+into+genuine+contenders%3f FIRST-HAND INSIGHT: A number of factors have transformed Paris Saint-Germain into a team on the verge of their first VELUX EHF FINAL4 Tue, 26 Apr 2016 16:50:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025543 26.04.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025543 Sport and study calling Glandorf to Cologne http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025542/Sport+and+study+calling+Glandorf+to+Cologne NEWS FEATURE: Flensburg’s top scorer against Kielce hopes to make it to the VELUX EHF FINAL4, even though it would mean postponing his European Handball Manager exams Tue, 26 Apr 2016 15:50:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025542 26.04.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025542 Profiles of the VELUX EHF Champions League All-Star team nominees http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025538/Profiles+of+the+VELUX+EHF+Champions+League+All-Star+team+nominees NEWS REPORT: Details and fun facts of all 50 nominees for the VELUX EHF Champions League All-star team 2015/16. Tue, 26 Apr 2016 15:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025538 26.04.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025538 All-star team voting opens in the VELUX EHF Champions League http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025540/All-star+team+voting+opens+in+the+VELUX+EHF+Champions+League NEWS REPORT: For next five weeks all handball fans are invited to submit their votes on the season's dream team. There are 50 stellar names to choose from in the 2015/16 nomination. Tue, 26 Apr 2016 15:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025540 26.04.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025540 Palau Blaugrana to host the season’s last MOTW http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025536/Palau+Blaugrana+to+host+the+season%e2%80%99s+last+MOTW NEWS REPORT: The 2015/16 Match of the Week series will conclude on court of defending champions in Barcelona on Saturday. Mon, 25 Apr 2016 17:16:53 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025536 25.04.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025536 Klein and Landin keep Kiel’s flame of hope burning http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025535/Klein+and+Landin+keep+Kiel%e2%80%99s+flame+of+hope+burning QUARTER-FINAL REVIEW: THW win the giant’s duel of former Champions League winners against Barcelona 29:24 Sun, 24 Apr 2016 22:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025535 24.04.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025535 Rock-solid PSG close in on FINAL4 berth http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025531/Rock-solid+PSG+close+in+on+FINAL4+berth QUARTER-FINAL REVIEW: French giants PSG overpower Zagreb thanks to a masterful performance in the Croatian capital’s jam-packed arena. Sat, 23 Apr 2016 23:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025531 23.04.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025531 Eleven goals from Glandorf not enough for Flensburg http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025529/Eleven+goals+from+Glandorf+not+enough+for+Flensburg QUARTER-FINAL REVIEW: An extraordinary defensive performance opens the gate to Cologne for Kielce after a well-deserved draw in Flensburg. Sat, 23 Apr 2016 20:10:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025529 23.04.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025529 Ilic shakes off injury to secure vital victory http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025528/Ilic+shakes+off+injury+to+secure+vital+victory QUARTER-FINAL REVIEW: Veszprém edge Macedonian rivals Vardar by three goals to win their first-leg VELUX EHF Champions League Quarter-final. Sat, 23 Apr 2016 19:10:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025528 23.04.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025528 Reichmann: In Germany, every kid wants to be a goalkeeper now http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025525/Reichmann%3a+In+Germany%2c+every+kid+wants+to+be+a+goalkeeper+now INTERVIEW OF THE WEEK: German winger plotting to put Flensburg out of contention for Cologne. Sat, 23 Apr 2016 01:20:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025525 23.04.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025525 Vori: “Zagreb are favourites on Saturday” http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025526/Vori%3a+%e2%80%9cZagreb+are+favourites+on+Saturday%e2%80%9d FEATURE: Influential Croatian is coming back again to where he spent most of his career. Fri, 22 Apr 2016 19:30:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025526 22.04.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025526 Handball fanaticism at its best: Two armies, one love http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025523/Handball+fanaticism+at+its+best%3a+Two+armies%2c+one+love FACE TO FACE: MVM Veszprém and HC Vardar are home to two of handball’s most recognisable fan clubs, who will meet in the stands at the VELUX EHF Champions League Quarter-finals. Fri, 22 Apr 2016 15:50:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025523 22.04.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025523 “Hasta la vista, Barcelona!” http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025527/%e2%80%9cHasta+la+vista%2c+Barcelona!%e2%80%9d QUARTER-FINAL PREVIEW: THW Kiel are eager to build a base for a ticket to Cologne against their old Catalan rivals. Fri, 22 Apr 2016 14:40:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025527 22.04.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025527 Presenters take a shopping tour at JACK & JONES http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025515/Presenters+take+a+shopping+tour+at+JACK+%26+JONES Anett Sattler, Markus Floth and Edit Szalay are once again the hosts for this year’s VELUX EHF FINAL4 and they have already found their perfect outfits to say #HelloCologne on 28/29 May Fri, 22 Apr 2016 13:59:43 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025515 22.04.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025515 Quarter-final hangout with Kavticnik http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025514/Quarter-final+hangout+with+Kavticnik NEWS REPORT: Catch the special hangout line-up in action live from 11:30 CET Fri, 22 Apr 2016 10:10:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025514 22.04.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025514 Vardar and Veszprem to fight until the last breath http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025511/Vardar+and+Veszprem+to+fight+until+the+last+breath QUARTER-FINAL PREVIEW: HC Vardar and MVM Veszprém continue their rivalry in the VELUX EHF Champions League, as the last year's finalist Veszprém visit the heated Jane Sandanski Arena in the first leg of the quarter-finals. Fri, 22 Apr 2016 08:56:47 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025511 22.04.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025511 A premiere in the crucial duels http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025509/A+premiere+in+the+crucial+duels QUARTER-FINAL PREVIEW: For the first time, Flensburg and Kielce face each other in a VELUX EHF Champions League match - and the winner makes it to Cologne. Fri, 22 Apr 2016 07:57:23 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025509 22.04.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025509 Referees nominated for Women's EHF FINAL4 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025512/Referees+nominated+for+Women%27s+EHF+FINAL4 NEWS REPORT: The Norwegian referee pair of Kjersti Arntsen and Guro Röen will officiate the final of the Women's EHF Champions League on Sunday, 8 May Thu, 21 Apr 2016 17:27:19 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025512 21.04.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025512 A game of chess with his old Czech mate http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025510/A+game+of+chess+with+his+old+Czech+mate BLOG: Tom O'Brannagain highlights the endless similarities between two titans of European handball ahead of their quarter-final meeting in the ehfTV Match of the Week Thu, 21 Apr 2016 15:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025510 21.04.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025510 Zagreb hope to surprise PSG in third encounter this season http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025507/Zagreb+hope+to+surprise+PSG+in+third+encounter+this+season QUARTER-FINAL PREVIEW: Zagreb take on PSG and hope to end their winning strike. PSG want to go a step further, after losing two consecutive years in the quarter-finals. Thu, 21 Apr 2016 12:49:23 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025507 21.04.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025507 Sterbik: "Vardar are a team with great fighting spirit" http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025504/Sterbik%3a+%22Vardar+are+a+team+with+great+fighting+spirit%22 INTERVIEW: Vardar goalkeeper shares the key for success against his former club in the VELUX EHF Champions League Quarter-finals Wed, 20 Apr 2016 18:50:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025504 20.04.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025504 Win two tickets for the VELUX EHF FINAL4 with Handball Austria http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025505/Win+two+tickets+for+the+VELUX+EHF+FINAL4+with+Handball+Austria The Austrian handball federation "Österreichischer Handball Bund" raffles on its official Facebook page two tickets for the final event of the VELUX EHF Champions League. Wed, 20 Apr 2016 17:50:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025505 20.04.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025505 Playing times set for VELUX EHF FINAL4 2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025476/Playing+times+set+for+VELUX+EHF+FINAL4+2016 NEWS REPORT: On 28/29 May, the four best teams in Europe finally say #HelloCologne and the playing times have been revealed. Wed, 20 Apr 2016 16:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025476 20.04.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025476 Veszprem hold top spot ahead of the final stretch http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025503/Veszprem+hold+top+spot+ahead+of+the+final+stretch POWER RANKING: Hungarian champions lead the last power rankings before the quarter-finals, followed by Paris Saint-Germain and Barcelona. Wed, 20 Apr 2016 15:30:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025503 20.04.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025503 VELUX EHF FINAL4 2017 is approaching http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025495/VELUX+EHF+FINAL4+2017+is+approaching The ticket pre-sale for the VELUX EHF FINAL4 2017 will begin during this year's event to give fans the chance to secure their seat early Wed, 20 Apr 2016 15:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025495 20.04.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025495 All-star team vote enters its final phase http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025500/All-star+team+vote+enters+its+final+phase There are only two weeks left to vote for the best players of this season's Women's EHF Champions League including the best defender, the best coach and the best young player Wed, 20 Apr 2016 10:49:49 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025500 20.04.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025500 The mother of all club handball battles http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025493/The+mother+of+all+club+handball+battles NEWS FEATURE: For the 20th time, THW Kiel and FC Barcelona Lassa will face each other in an official match on Sunday – a history of joy, frustration and two magnificent teams. Mon, 18 Apr 2016 19:50:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025493 18.04.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025493 Pavlović believes Zagreb can make it to Cologne http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025489/Pavlovi%c4%87+believes+Zagreb+can+make+it+to+Cologne FEATURE: Young star of HC PPD Zagreb Domagoj Pavlovic became one of the leaders on court and is his team's top scorer so far this season Mon, 18 Apr 2016 17:11:29 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025489 18.04.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025489 Luminize rock the VELUX EHF FINAL4 Opening Party http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025490/Luminize+rock+the+VELUX+EHF+FINAL4+Opening+Party NEWS REPORT: The programme continues to grow: Luminize will say #HelloCologne while getting the party started for handball fans with their energised rock music. Mon, 18 Apr 2016 15:30:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025490 18.04.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025490 The hunt for VIP tickets to the Women's EHF FINAL4 starts now http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025488/The+hunt+for+VIP+tickets+to+the+Women%27s+EHF+FINAL4+starts+now The EHF and EHF Marketing give away VIP tickets to the 2016 Women's EHF FINAL4 in the competition's biggest social media competition to date Mon, 18 Apr 2016 13:54:36 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025488 18.04.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025488 Media accreditation extended for 2016 Women's EHF FINAL4 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025485/Media+accreditation+extended+for+2016+Women%27s+EHF+FINAL4 The European Handball Federation has extended the deadline for media representatives to request accreditation to the 2016 Women's EHF FINAL4 until Wednesday, 20 April Mon, 18 Apr 2016 08:19:19 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025485 18.04.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025485 Women's EHF FINAL4 playing order confirmed http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025484/Women%27s+EHF+FINAL4+playing+order+confirmed NEWS REPORT: Battle of the 2014 and 2015 champions get the party started in Budapest on 7 May Fri, 15 Apr 2016 16:20:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025484 15.04.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025484 Women's EHF FINAL4: Title holders Buducnost meet Györ in the semi-final http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025480/Women%27s+EHF+FINAL4%3a+Title+holders+Buducnost+meet+Gy%c3%b6r+in+the+semi-final Györ are the first obstacle that stand in the way of a potential title defence for Buducnost, the 2015 winners of the Women's EHF FINAL4 Fri, 15 Apr 2016 12:02:53 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025480 15.04.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025480 2016 Women's EHF FINAL4 draw live on 15 April http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025478/2016+Women%27s+EHF+FINAL4+draw+live+on+15+April NEWS REPORT: Buducnost, Györ, Vardar and Bucuresti get to know their semi-final opponents on Friday at 11:00 hrs CET, and fans can follow the draw for the 2016 Women's EHF FINAL4 live on the ehfTV Youtube Channel Thu, 14 Apr 2016 22:47:09 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025478 14.04.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025478 Attitude the key for CSM http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025470/Attitude+the+key+for+CSM FIRST-HAND INSIGHT: Losing against Vardar and Györ hurt their chances for a Women's EHF FINAL4 berth. But winning twice against the previously unbeaten team propelled CSM into the semi-finals. Wed, 13 Apr 2016 17:40:09 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025470 13.04.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025470 Say #HelloCologne and be a part of the show http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025472/Say+%23HelloCologne+and+be+a+part+of+the+show NEWS REPORT: Fans offered opportunity to become a part of the entertainment at the VELUX EHF FINAL4 2016 Wed, 13 Apr 2016 17:10:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025472 13.04.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025472 Cologne cult band Bläck Fööss say #HelloCologne http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025468/Cologne+cult+band+Bl%c3%a4ck+F%c3%b6%c3%b6ss+say+%23HelloCologne NEWS REPORT: Entertainment guaranteed for handball fans and especially for the people of Cologne as Bläck Fööss will perform at the VELUX EHF FINAL4 Opening Party. Wed, 13 Apr 2016 10:30:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025468 13.04.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025468 5 per cent discount as Women's EHF FINAL4 reaches '25 days to go'-mark http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025461/5+per+cent+discount+as+Women%27s+EHF+FINAL4+reaches+%2725+days+to+go%27-mark NEWS REPORT: As the showpiece event of women's club handball edges closer, fans can purchase their tickets with a 5 per cent discount starting at 10:00 hrs CET on 12 April Tue, 12 Apr 2016 10:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025461 12.04.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025461 1 debutant, 2 former champions and 3 national team coaches http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025457/1+debutant%2c+2+former+champions+and+3+national+team+coaches FACTS AND FIGURES: All you need to know about the Women's EHF Champions League Quarter-finals and the FINAL4 participants. Mon, 11 Apr 2016 16:50:42 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025457 11.04.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025457 Buducnost claim double win for third straight FINAL4 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025452/Buducnost+claim+double+win+for+third+straight+FINAL4 QUARTER-FINAL REVIEW: After the five-goal away victory from the first leg, Buducnost had no problems finishing the job at home against HCM Baia Mare Sun, 10 Apr 2016 22:26:34 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025452 10.04.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025452 Vardar advance as Larvik bow out with win http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025448/Vardar+advance+as+Larvik+bow+out+with+win QUARTER-FINAL REVIEW: HC Vardar saw their Women’s EHF FINAL4 berth never in danger but Larvik restored their pride by winning the return match Sun, 10 Apr 2016 17:25:09 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025448 10.04.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025448 Györ march to Budapest after impressive show of force http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025446/Gy%c3%b6r+march+to+Budapest+after+impressive+show+of+force QUARTER-FINAL REPORT: FTC failed to put up a fight after a heavy home defeat and suffered an even heavier one as Györ send a massive message to their fellow FINAL4 participants Sat, 09 Apr 2016 19:30:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025446 09.04.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025446 CSM shock Rostov once again http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025445/CSM+shock+Rostov+once+again QUARTER-FINAL REVIEW: CSM Bucuresti beat the Russian outfit once again, this time in Russia, and qualify for the Women’s EHF FINAL4 Sat, 09 Apr 2016 19:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025445 09.04.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025445 FTC in search for an unprecedented miracle in Györ http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025443/FTC+in+search+for+an+unprecedented+miracle+in+Gy%c3%b6r QUARTER-FINAL PREVIEW: Overturning a 13-goal deficit against the notorius home wall in Györ is a superhero job, but FTC at least want to end their great campaign on a high note. Fri, 08 Apr 2016 15:37:57 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025443 08.04.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025443 Buducnost with a job to finish http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025434/Buducnost+with+a+job+to+finish QUARTER-FINAL PREVIEW: The Montenegrin team aim to proceed to the Women's EHF FINAL4 for the third time by winning at home against HCM Baia Mare. Fri, 08 Apr 2016 12:20:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025434 08.04.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025434 Good friends, bitter rivals http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025435/Good+friends%2c+bitter+rivals FACE TO FACE: The fourth top scorer of the season will face one of the most experienced goalkeepers in the competition for a place at the Women's EHF FINAL4. Fri, 08 Apr 2016 11:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025435 08.04.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025435 FTC-bound Kovacsics feels Györ have what it takes http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025433/FTC-bound+Kovacsics+feels+Gy%c3%b6r+have+what+it+takes FEATURE: Györ made a huge step towards the Women's EHF FINAL4 against future teammates of Anikó Kovacsics, who wants to have another Budapest adventure before moving to the capital. Thu, 07 Apr 2016 14:20:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025433 07.04.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025433 Rostov's captain: We are obliged to win http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025432/Rostov%27s+captain%3a+We+are+obliged+to+win FEATURE: Regina Shymkute, the Ukrainian-born back player and captain of Rostov-Don, believes that her team must advance to the Women's EHF FINAL4. Thu, 07 Apr 2016 11:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025432 07.04.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025432 Moen would run an extra mile for Larvik http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025427/Moen+would+run+an+extra+mile+for+Larvik FIRST-HAND INSIGHT: Tor Odvar Moen may not bring Larvik to the EHF FINAL4 once again, but his qualities as coach and his commitment have already brought the team far this season and are likely to bring Larvik far also in the future. Thu, 07 Apr 2016 10:20:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025427 07.04.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025427 Mehmedovic: "Goodbye for now" http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025424/Mehmedovic%3a+%22Goodbye+for+now%22 INTERVIEW: Majda Mehmedovic talks about her leaving Buducnost after 11 years for a new experience abroad in Romania. Wed, 06 Apr 2016 17:34:15 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025424 06.04.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025424 Confident Rostov hope to recover http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025423/Confident+Rostov+hope+to+recover QUARTER-FINAL PREVIEW: After the defeat in Bucharest, the Russian champion Rostov-Don will try to take revenge on CSM Bucuresti on home court and to qualify for the Women's EHF FINAL4. Wed, 06 Apr 2016 15:01:34 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025423 06.04.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025423 Leynaud: “I want to go a step further with Vardar” http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025421/Leynaud%3a+%e2%80%9cI+want+to+go+a+step+further+with+Vardar%e2%80%9d INTERVIEW: Vardar goalkeeper shares her feelings on heading for Budapest for the third time and her personal development over the years Tue, 05 Apr 2016 20:10:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025421 05.04.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025421 Tickets for the VELUX EHF FINAL4 Opening Party now available http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025419/Tickets+for+the+VELUX+EHF+FINAL4+Opening+Party+now+available Say #HelloCologne together with thousands of handball fans on 27 May at the big Opening Party to start the VELUX EHF FINAL4. Tue, 05 Apr 2016 17:20:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025419 05.04.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025419 Vote now for the Women's EHF Champions League All-star team http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025418/Vote+now+for+the+Women%27s+EHF+Champions+League+All-star+team Now it is the fans' time to have their say and vote online for the season's top female players Tue, 05 Apr 2016 11:59:15 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025418 05.04.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025418 Profiles of the All-star team nominees http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025414/Profiles+of+the+All-star+team+nominees ALL-STAR TEAM VOTE: Read the profiles for each of the 50 nominees. Tue, 05 Apr 2016 11:50:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025414 05.04.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025414 MOTW features a clash of titans http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025415/MOTW+features+a+clash+of+titans NEWS REPORT: ehfTV series shifts to Kiel for the first leg of the VELUX EHF Champions League Quarter-finals as two most heralded clubs of the competition lock horns Mon, 04 Apr 2016 19:36:10 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025415 04.04.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025415 2016 Women's EHF FINAL4 draw takes place on 15 April http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025413/2016+Women%27s+EHF+FINAL4+draw+takes+place+on+15+April NEWS REPORT: The semi-finals for 2016 Women's EHF FINAL4 will be drawn in the host city Budapest on 15 April 2016 Mon, 04 Apr 2016 16:01:42 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025413 04.04.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025413 Vardar demolish Larvik in Skopje http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025405/Vardar+demolish+Larvik+in+Skopje MATCH REVIEW: The Macedonian side demonstrated superiority during the first half gaining a seven-goal advantage which was doubled during the second half, securing them a high-scoring victory over the Norwegian side Sat, 02 Apr 2016 20:20:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025405 02.04.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025405 Perfect Györ hand heavy home defeat to FTC http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025404/Perfect+Gy%c3%b6r+hand+heavy+home+defeat+to+FTC MATCH REVIEW: Györ restricted Champions League’s most prolific team to 18 goals as Ambros Martín’s team spoiled Ferencváros’s unbeaten home record in style. Sat, 02 Apr 2016 17:20:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025404 02.04.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025404 Powerful Buducnost win in Baia Mare http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025403/Powerful+Buducnost+win+in+Baia+Mare MATCH REVIEW: There was no room for surprise in Baia Mare, as Buducnost took the lead and never looked back against HCM Sat, 02 Apr 2016 15:50:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025403 02.04.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025403 The loudest fans and the best attack await Györ http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025401/The+loudest+fans+and+the+best+attack+await+Gy%c3%b6r QUARTER-FINAL PREVIEW: Ferencváros take on Győr as Hungarian champions to continue the domestic rivalry in the Women’s EHF Champions League quarter-finals. Fri, 01 Apr 2016 17:30:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025401 01.04.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025401 Quarter-finals to be played between 23 April and 1 May http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025399/Quarter-finals+to+be+played+between+23+April+and+1+May NEWS REPORT: All playing times for the upcoming quarter-finals have been confirmed. Fri, 01 Apr 2016 14:20:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025399 01.04.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025399 New sectors opened for the Women's EHF FINAL4 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025396/New+sectors+opened+for+the+Women%27s+EHF+FINAL4 NEWS REPORT: More tickets have been made available for the biggest weekend in women's club handball Fri, 01 Apr 2016 11:20:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025396 01.04.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025396 Hungary unites, the EHF Champions League divides Martin and Elek http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025381/Hungary+unites%2c+the+EHF+Champions+League+divides+Martin+and+Elek FEATURE: A couple of months ago Györ head coach Ambros Martín and FTC’s Gábor Elek became the joint helm of Hungary’s national team, but on Saturday they will sit on opposing benches, fighting for victory in the EHF Champions League Quarter-finals Fri, 01 Apr 2016 09:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025381 01.04.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025381 CSM shock Rostov-Don in Bucharest http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025392/CSM+shock+Rostov-Don+in+Bucharest QUARTER-FINAL REVIEW: CSM Bucuresti shocked Rostov in the first leg of the Women's EHF Champions League Quarter-finals as the Russian side lost their first game of the season in Bucharest Thu, 31 Mar 2016 20:04:08 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025392 31.03.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025392 Buducnost know what to expect in Baia Mare http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025389/Buducnost+know+what+to+expect+in+Baia+Mare QUARTER-FINAL PREVIEW: The Romanian team is the last obstacle for a consecutive third presence at the Women's EHF FINAL4 for Buducnost. Thu, 31 Mar 2016 19:23:38 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025389 31.03.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025389 Vardar hope to maintain winning streak http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025391/Vardar+hope+to+maintain+winning+streak QUARTER-FINAL PREVIEW: Coming off four straight wins, HC Vardar are looking to keep their momentum going against Larvik in the first leg of the Women's EHF Champions League Quarter-finals. Thu, 31 Mar 2016 18:20:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025391 31.03.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025391 Pessoa: “We can beat Rostov, but we have to be a team” http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025388/Pessoa%3a+%e2%80%9cWe+can+beat+Rostov%2c+but+we+have+to+be+a+team%e2%80%9d INTERVIEW: Mayssa Pessoa is eyeing her first Women's EHF FINAL4 in the last games she plays for CSM Bucuresti Thu, 31 Mar 2016 15:45:27 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025388 31.03.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025388 Unbeaten Rostov are on top of the power rankings http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025387/Unbeaten+Rostov+are+on+top+of+the+power+rankings FEATURE: Four women's handball experts shared their opinions before ranking the eight remaining teams in this year's Women's EHF Champions League. Thu, 31 Mar 2016 14:40:01 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025387 31.03.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025387 Dissinger wants to return as strong as before http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025384/Dissinger+wants+to+return+as+strong+as+before FEATURE: THW Kiel are extremely happy about the comeback of their left back and hope for another rise in form against Barcelona. Thu, 31 Mar 2016 11:50:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025384 31.03.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025384 Groot goes online with the experts http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025385/Groot+goes+online+with+the+experts NEWS REPORT: Watch the Women’s EHF Champions League Quarter-finals Expert Hangout live on Thursday at 12:30 CET Thu, 31 Mar 2016 09:10:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025385 31.03.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025385 "The most important match of our lives" http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025382/%22The+most+important+match+of+our+lives%22 QUARTER-FINAL PREVIEW: There is bound to be a newbie in the Women's EHF FINAL4 this season, as CSM Bucuresti aim to end Rostov Don's unbeaten streak. Wed, 30 Mar 2016 17:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025382 30.03.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025382 7 countries still in competition, 6 former winners on the bench http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025378/7+countries+still+in+competition%2c+6+former+winners+on+the+bench FACTS AND FIGURES: All you need to know after the completion of the VELUX EHF Champions League Last 16 and prior to the quarter-finals. Tue, 29 Mar 2016 16:51:57 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025378 29.03.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025378 Incredible Zagreb shock Löwen in their home den http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025373/Incredible+Zagreb+shock+L%c3%b6wen+in+their+home+den LAST 16 REVIEW: The Croatian side record the biggest surprise of the season so far with a 31:29 win to book two quarter-finals against PSG. Sun, 27 Mar 2016 22:20:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025373 27.03.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025373 Lucky Flensburg book their quarter-final against Kielce http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025372/Lucky+Flensburg+book+their+quarter-final+against+Kielce LAST 16 REVIEW: The 2014 champions let a six-goal lead slip but hold on to edge Montpellier 31:30 and qualify for the next stage. Sun, 27 Mar 2016 19:50:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025372 27.03.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025372 Toskic leads Vardar to quarter-final berth http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025370/Toskic+leads+Vardar+to+quarter-final+berth LAST 16 REVIEW: Toskic scores eight as Vardar secure their quarter-final berth with a one-goal win against Plock. Sat, 26 Mar 2016 21:30:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025370 26.03.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025370 Veszprém’s attacking spectacle sinks Motor http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025369/Veszpr%c3%a9m%e2%80%99s+attacking+spectacle+sinks+Motor LAST 16 REVIEW: A 41-goal performance from the VELUX EHF Champions League 2015 runners-up was more than enough to secure their quarter-final place. Sat, 26 Mar 2016 19:20:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025369 26.03.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025369 Second win for Kielce secures quarter-final berth http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025368/Second+win+for+Kielce+secures+quarter-final+berth LAST 16 REVIEW: Kielce record a second-leg win against Meshkov Brest to qualify for their third VELUX EHF Champions League Quarter-final. Sat, 26 Mar 2016 18:50:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025368 26.03.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025368 Jurecki: "Sometimes it is good to be brought down to earth" http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025365/Jurecki%3a+%22Sometimes+it+is+good+to+be+brought+down+to+earth%22 INTERVIEW: During the past years, a lot has changed for Kielce, but the efficiency of the back remains the same. Not only the efficiency, but his approach to work and character as well. Michal Jurecki reveals what drove him to where he is now. Fri, 25 Mar 2016 13:59:08 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025365 25.03.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025365 Rhein-Neckar Löwen confident they will keep roaring http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025366/Rhein-Neckar+L%c3%b6wen+confident+they+will+keep+roaring LAST 16 PREVIEW: It is only one goal that separates Rhein-Neckar Löwen and HC PPD Zagreb ahead of the team’s second leg in the Last 16, but with their home fans backing them the odds look to be in German team’s favour Fri, 25 Mar 2016 13:20:14 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025366 25.03.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025366 Rotation, defence and a shouting coach are key http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025351/Rotation%2c+defence+and+a+shouting+coach+are+key INTERVIEW: Löwen left back Mads Mensah Larsen is aware of Zagreb, but still dreams to make it to Cologne once again. Fri, 25 Mar 2016 11:51:29 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025351 25.03.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025351 The 'Spanish school' faces off at Jane Sandanski http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025364/The+%27Spanish+school%27+faces+off+at+Jane+Sandanski FACE TO FACE: Raul Gonzalez and Manolo Cadenas, the two Spanish coaches at the helm of HC Vardar and Orlen Wisla Plock, clash in the two team's VELUX EHF Champions League Last 16 second leg on Saturday Fri, 25 Mar 2016 11:35:35 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025364 25.03.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025364 Vardar optimistic after learning from mistakes http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025362/Vardar+optimistic+after+learning+from+mistakes LAST 16 PREVIEW: Macedonian champions find themselves in a more favourable postition than 12 months ago in the second leg against Plock Fri, 25 Mar 2016 09:50:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025362 25.03.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025362 Will history repeat itself for Kielce? http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025360/Will+history+repeat+itself+for+Kielce%3f LAST 16 PREVIEW: HC Meshkov Brest played their best season in the VELUX EHF Champions League so far. Still, KS Vive Tauron Kielce are alert and ready for the decisive match. Fri, 25 Mar 2016 09:39:19 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025360 25.03.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025360 Glandorf expects some intense 60 minutes for Flensburg http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025359/Glandorf+expects+some+intense+60+minutes+for+Flensburg LAST 16 PREVIEW: Flensburg's Holger Glandorf says that nothing is won yet despite his team's 28:27 win in the first leg of the Last 16, while Montpellier coach Canayer has not given up hope to turn the tide either Thu, 24 Mar 2016 16:12:59 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025359 24.03.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025359 “We have won nothing so far” http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025353/%e2%80%9cWe+have+won+nothing+so+far%e2%80%9d INTERVIEW: Flensburg’s Danish playmaker Thomas Mogensen dreams of Cologne, but has his focus on Montpellier. Thu, 24 Mar 2016 15:07:34 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025353 24.03.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025353 Eurovision winner to take the stage at VELUX EHF FINAL4 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025357/Eurovision+winner+to+take+the+stage+at+VELUX+EHF+FINAL4 NEWS REPORT: Måns Zelmerlöw, who topped the podium at the last year’s song contest in Vienna, will sing on the final day at LANXESS arena Thu, 24 Mar 2016 12:50:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025357 24.03.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025357 Zaporozhye hope for a miracle in Veszprem http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025356/Zaporozhye+hope+for+a+miracle+in+Veszprem PREVIEW: Zaporozhye need to pull something magical out of their hat in the Last 16 return match against Veszprem, if they want to catch up with the five-goal deficit from the first leg – but such a feat would not be unprecedented Thu, 24 Mar 2016 10:48:20 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025356 24.03.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025356 Barcelona calling for THW Kiel http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025355/Barcelona+calling+for+THW+Kiel LAST 16 REVIEW: Extraordinary Landin goalkeeping performance ensures German side win by enough against Szeged to move forward. Wed, 23 Mar 2016 21:20:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025355 23.03.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025355 Klein: The arena must burn and my ears must ring http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025346/Klein%3a+The+arena+must+burn+and+my+ears+must+ring INTERVIEW: THW Kiel left wing Dominik Klein hopes for a frenetic fan support in the Last 16 rematch against MOL-Pick Szeged on Wednesday. Wed, 23 Mar 2016 17:50:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025346 23.03.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025346 Marguc: "Veszprém are a top contender" http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025352/Marguc%3a+%22Veszpr%c3%a9m+are+a+top+contender%22 FEATURE: The Slovenian winger claims the Hungarian champions are strong enough to finish the job this year, but refuses to disregard Motor before the second leg. Wed, 23 Mar 2016 16:40:43 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025352 23.03.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025352 Kiel expect no walk in the park http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025345/Kiel+expect+no+walk+in+the+park LAST 16 PREVIEW: Four-goal deficit is a heavier burden for THW Kiel against MOL-Pick Szeged compared to last season. Tue, 22 Mar 2016 17:26:14 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025345 22.03.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025345 Soroka enjoys his new life in Zaporozhye http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025348/Soroka+enjoys+his+new+life+in+Zaporozhye FEATURE: The Russian left wing Igor Soroka, who has recently moved from Permskie medvedi to HC Motor Zaporozhye, makes impressive first steps in the VELUX EHF Champions League. Tue, 22 Mar 2016 17:16:05 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025348 22.03.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025348 MOTW returns to Skopje http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025347/MOTW+returns+to+Skopje NEWS REPORT: ehfTV series visits the Macedonian capital on the upcoming Saturday for the Match of the Week as HC Vardar take on Orlen Wisla Plock in the second leg of the Last 16 Mon, 21 Mar 2016 17:29:21 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025347 21.03.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025347 Rampant Szeged take four-goal advantage over Kiel http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025341/Rampant+Szeged+take+four-goal+advantage+over+Kiel MATCH REVIEW: MOL-Pick Szeged and THW Kiel kept exchanging the lead in the tense, high-tempo match, which was decided by Szeged’s last 10-minute run Sun, 20 Mar 2016 20:53:49 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025341 20.03.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025341 Veszprém too strong for the Ukrainian champions http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025336/Veszpr%c3%a9m+too+strong+for+the+Ukrainian+champions MATCH REVIEW: The Hungarian side took a big step towards the VELUX Champions League Quarter-finals by beating the Ukrainian side HC Motor Zaporozhye in the Last 16 first leg in Brovary Sat, 19 Mar 2016 23:40:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025336 19.03.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025336 Tenacious Löwen triumph in the battle of the Lions http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025338/Tenacious+L%c3%b6wen+triumph+in+the+battle+of+the+Lions MATCH REVIEW: Löwen complete a great night for the visiting sides in the VELUX EHF Champions League, edging the all-important victory in the packed Zagreb Arena in our Match of the Week Sat, 19 Mar 2016 22:30:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025338 19.03.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025338 Kielce come from behind to win in Brest http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025337/Kielce+come+from+behind+to+win+in+Brest MATCH REVIEW: The Polish outfit made a comeback after an unsuccessful first half to beat HC Meshkov Brest in the first leg of the VELUX Champions League Last 16 Sat, 19 Mar 2016 21:10:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025337 19.03.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025337 Jakobsson’s buzzer-beater ends Flensburg’s French curse http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025335/Jakobsson%e2%80%99s+buzzer-beater+ends+Flensburg%e2%80%99s+French+curse MATCH REVIEW: The 2014 VELUX EHF Champions League winners open the gate to the quarter-finals widely with an away win, and they have their Swedish stars to thank Sat, 19 Mar 2016 20:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025335 19.03.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025335 Källman: Kiel are like a machine http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025332/K%c3%a4llman%3a+Kiel+are+like+a+machine FEATURE: Szeged’s Swedish star about his best memories of Kiel, how to beat the German giants and how you should never be content with what you’ve achieved. Fri, 18 Mar 2016 18:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025332 18.03.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025332 Trophy arrives for its big moment in Cologne http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025333/Trophy+arrives+for+its+big+moment+in+Cologne NEWS REPORT: The unique prize is now ready to be lifted at the VELUX EHF FINAL4 2016 in front of thousands of handball fans Fri, 18 Mar 2016 17:01:21 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025333 18.03.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025333 Montpellier hope to give Flensburg a hard time http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025328/Montpellier+hope+to+give+Flensburg+a+hard+time LAST 16 PREVIEW: Both teams are looking forward to playing against each other while the German team seem to be the favourite on paper. Fri, 18 Mar 2016 13:00:10 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025328 18.03.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025328 Zagreb promise one thing for fans in the "battle of lions" - spectacular handball http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025329/Zagreb+promise+one+thing+for+fans+in+the+%22battle+of+lions%22+-+spectacular+handball LAST 16 PREVIEW: Croatian champions take on the Lions from Mannheim in the Match of the Week on Saturday and will try to snap a six-game winless streak against the German side. Fri, 18 Mar 2016 12:50:22 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025329 18.03.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025329 Pukhouski: Best tactics for these games is just to enjoy them http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025327/Pukhouski%3a+Best+tactics+for+these+games+is+just+to+enjoy+them FEATURE: The Belarusian playmaker is the driving force behind the successful performance of HC Motor Zaporozhye in the VELUX EHF Champions League and his team will rely also on his "Hungarian handball knowledge" before the Last 16 tie with Veszprem. Fri, 18 Mar 2016 11:11:41 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025327 18.03.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025327 Stojkovic looking forward to meeting old friends http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025325/Stojkovic+looking+forward+to+meeting+old+friends FEATURE: HC Meshkov Brest top scorer and former fan favourite in Kielce will face his Polish ex-club in the VELUX EHF Champions League Last 16. Thu, 17 Mar 2016 17:00:17 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025325 17.03.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025325 Guigou and "mini-me" meet in Montpellier http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025324/Guigou+and+%22mini-me%22+meet+in+Montpellier FACE TO FACE: France left wing teammates Kentin Mahe and Michael Guigou will be opponents as Montpellier HB take on SG Flensburg-Handewitt in the VELUX EHF Champions League on Saturday Thu, 17 Mar 2016 15:30:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025324 17.03.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025324 Lion tamer http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025323/Lion+tamer BLOG: In his piece on St. Patrick's Day our Irish ehfTV commentator reveals how he discovered a distant Balkan member of the O' Brannagain tribe right before the upcoming Match of the Week in Zagreb. Thu, 17 Mar 2016 15:06:21 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025323 17.03.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025323 5 per cent ticket discount as Women's EHF FINAL4 reaches 50-day mark http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025320/5+per+cent+ticket+discount+as+Women%27s+EHF+FINAL4+reaches+50-day+mark NEWS REPORT: As the showpiece event of women's club handball edges closer, fans can purchase their tickets with a 5 per cent discount starting at 10:00 hrs CET on 18 March Thu, 17 Mar 2016 10:38:52 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025320 17.03.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025320 Motor hope to upset strong Veszprém http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025321/Motor+hope+to+upset+strong+Veszpr%c3%a9m LAST 16 PREVIEW: After qualifying for the VELUX Champions League Last 16, HC Motor Zaporozhye seek to continue their winning form by beating Hungarian champions MVM Veszprém. Thu, 17 Mar 2016 10:20:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025321 17.03.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025321 Szeged seem a hard nut to crack for Kiel http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025316/Szeged+seem+a+hard+nut+to+crack+for+Kiel LAST 16 PREVIEW: The German powerhouse eliminated Szeged last year, can the rampant Hungarians cause an upset against the much-changed but still very strong Zebras this season? Thu, 17 Mar 2016 10:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025316 17.03.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025316 Plock grab final-second draw against Vardar in amazing goal chase http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025317/Plock+grab+final-second+draw+against+Vardar+in+amazing+goal+chase LAST 16 REVIEW: The first match of the VELUX EHF Champions League Last 16 provided such action on court inside the ORLEN Arena that fans of both teams went through the whole range of emotions. Thu, 17 Mar 2016 07:40:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025317 17.03.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025317 Corralles: "In the end it is just you against the ball" http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025315/Corralles%3a+%22In+the+end+it+is+just+you+against+the+ball%22 FEAURE: Plock's analysis-loving goalkeeper speaks about preparing for the biggest clash of the season against Vardar and his big move away from Poland in 2017 Wed, 16 Mar 2016 14:30:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025315 16.03.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025315 Who will learn from their mistakes? http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025314/Who+will+learn+from+their+mistakes%3f LAST 16 PREVIEW: Plock and Vardar meet at the same stage of the VELUX EHF Champions League for the second season in a row and both sides are very wary of their opposition Tue, 15 Mar 2016 15:20:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025314 15.03.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025314 Kristianstad’s O’Sullivan to join the experts for Last 16 Hangout http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025310/Kristianstad%e2%80%99s+O%e2%80%99Sullivan+to+join+the+experts+for+Last+16+Hangout NEWS REPORT: Join the VELUX EHF Champions League Expert Hangout on Tuesday 15 March at 17:30 CET Mon, 14 Mar 2016 14:50:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025310 14.03.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025310 Jaanimaa: “Kiel might only phone you once” http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025292/Jaanimaa%3a+%e2%80%9cKiel+might+only+phone+you+once%e2%80%9d NEWS FEATURE: Estonian international Dener Jaanimaa grabs his chance to live his dream at THW Kiel Sat, 12 Mar 2016 08:50:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025292 12.03.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025292 David Davis: “Respect your sport and it will respect you” http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025300/David+Davis%3a+%e2%80%9cRespect+your+sport+and+it+will+respect+you%e2%80%9d FIRST-HAND INSIGHT: Nemanja Savic shares the story of Vardar’s unsung hero and all-seeing eye David Davis, in an insight/interview format, to share the unique handball philosophy of the charismatic tactician Fri, 11 Mar 2016 14:30:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025300 11.03.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025300 FTC-bound Kovacsics: "I don’t see myself as a winger" http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025295/FTC-bound+Kovacsics%3a+%22I+don%e2%80%99t+see+myself+as+a+winger%22 NEWS REPORT: Györ’s starlet is joining domestic rivals FTC to finally play in her favoured position as ETO took the huge risk of letting one of the best Hungarian talents go Thu, 10 Mar 2016 19:20:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025295 10.03.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025295 Your chance to win an incomparable weekend in Cologne http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025290/Your+chance+to+win+an+incomparable+weekend+in+Cologne Two tickets for the VELUX EHF FINAL4 up for grabs in a competition run in association with Radisson Blu Hotel Thu, 10 Mar 2016 15:50:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025290 10.03.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025290 Sebetic's rise through the ranks http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025289/Sebetic%27s+rise+through+the+ranks FEATURE: The young Croatian star has been on two occasions on the beneficial end of injuries, which in turn fast-tracked his climb up the pecking order for his club and country Thu, 10 Mar 2016 13:30:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025289 10.03.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025289 Zagreb to become the next stop of the MOTW http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025285/Zagreb+to+become+the+next+stop+of+the+MOTW NEWS REPORT: For ehfTV commentator Tom O Brannagain the first leg match of the VELUX EHF Champions League Last 16 will turn into a song of fire and ice Wed, 09 Mar 2016 19:10:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025285 09.03.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025285 Impressive 2016 run give Veszprem top spot http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025284/Impressive+2016+run+give+Veszprem+top+spot POWER RANKINGS: Hungarian champions lead the last power rankings of the group phase, closely followed by two other Group A contenders. Wed, 09 Mar 2016 17:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025284 09.03.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025284 PSG, Zagreb, Brest and Hansen top the group phase lists http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025276/PSG%2c+Zagreb%2c+Brest+and+Hansen+top+the+group+phase+lists FACTS AND FIGURES: The most impressive numbers of the VELUX EHF Champions League after all 14 participants of the knockout stage are confirmed Tue, 08 Mar 2016 14:10:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025276 08.03.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025276 Last 16 schedule starts on 16 March in Plock http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025273/Last+16+schedule+starts+on+16+March+in+Plock NEWS REPORT: All playing times for the Last 16 matches have been confirmed. Mon, 07 Mar 2016 17:15:57 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025273 07.03.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025273 How to build a trophy for the champions http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025269/How+to+build+a+trophy+for+the+champions NEWS REPORT: Last year a new trophy was manufactured for the winners of the Women’s EHF Champions League, the one for 2016 has just been completed and awaits a new holder Mon, 07 Mar 2016 13:08:13 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025269 07.03.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025269 Kristianstad humiliate Kolding, while Kielce win with dramatic finish http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025264/Kristianstad+humiliate+Kolding%2c+while+Kielce+win+with+dramatic+finish GROUP B REVIEW: IFK Kristianstad run over KIF Kolding Kobenhavn with a big second half and a late goal secures Kielce a win against Szeged. Sun, 06 Mar 2016 20:50:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025264 06.03.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025264 Paris win the jackpot after a world-class match http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025263/Paris+win+the+jackpot+after+a+world-class+match GROUP A REVIEW: The French champions finish on top of the group table and skip the Last 16, booking their ticket to the quarter-finals with a win against Flensburg in the Match of the Week. Sun, 06 Mar 2016 20:20:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025263 06.03.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025263 Veszprem move top with nailbiting win over Wisla Plock http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025259/Veszprem+move+top+with+nailbiting+win+over+Wisla+Plock GROUP A REVIEW: The Slovenian champions score 43 goals against Besiktas, while a last minute penalty goal spurs Veszprem to victory. Sat, 05 Mar 2016 20:50:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025259 05.03.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025259 Strong home displays advance Motor and Meshkov Brest to last 16 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025261/Strong+home+displays+advance+Motor+and+Meshkov+Brest+to+last+16 KNOCK-OUT REVIEW: Motor Zaporozhye and Meshkov Brest beat La Rioja and Skjern respectively to move into the last 16. Sat, 05 Mar 2016 19:30:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025261 05.03.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025261 Three in the hunt for the jackpot at Group A climax http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025258/Three+in+the+hunt+for+the+jackpot+at+Group+A+climax FIRST HAND INSIGHT: The fight for the top position in Group A - or why Paris seem to be in the fast lane to Cologne Fri, 04 Mar 2016 22:50:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025258 04.03.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025258 Brilliant Slovenian playmakers clash in Kielce http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025249/Brilliant+Slovenian+playmakers+clash+in+Kielce FACE TO FACE: Uros Zorman and Dean Bombac are international teammates and will be club teammates next season, but there will be no teamwork this Sunday when Kielce face Szeged Fri, 04 Mar 2016 21:50:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025249 04.03.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025249 Top five face moment of truth in final round http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025252/Top+five+face+moment+of+truth+in+final+round GROUP B PREVIEW: VELUX EHF Champions League holders FC Barcelona Lassa need at least draw against Rhein-Neckar Löwen if they are to hold on to the top spot and book an automatic quarter-final berth Fri, 04 Mar 2016 15:30:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025252 04.03.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025252 Playing times for quarter-finals confirmed http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025251/Playing+times+for+quarter-finals+confirmed NEWS REPORT: All but one quarter-final matches of the Women's EHF Champions League has been set. The race for Budapest starts on Thursday 31 March in Bucharest. Fri, 04 Mar 2016 15:08:26 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025251 04.03.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025251 Eastern sides hope to build on their success in the second leg http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025247/Eastern+sides+hope+to+build+on+their+success+in+the+second+leg KNOCK-OUT PREVIEW: The opponents of the second ranked teams from Groups A and B will be determined on Saturday in Belarus and Ukraine. Fri, 04 Mar 2016 13:04:11 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025247 04.03.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025247 Zagreb miss historic victory at Kiel http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025242/Zagreb+miss+historic+victory+at+Kiel GROUP A REVIEW: THW turn around five-goal deficit to beat the brave fighting Croats 31:29 in Germany Thu, 03 Mar 2016 21:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025242 03.03.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025242 Happy amateur with the dangerous right arm http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025240/Happy+amateur+with+the+dangerous+right+arm INTERVIEW: After two cruciate ligament injuries, Tine Stange is playing as an amateur for Larvik, but this has not stopped the 29-year-old left back from scoring 17 goals in her last two EHF Champions League matches. Thu, 03 Mar 2016 16:11:10 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025240 03.03.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025240 Handball is in the eye of the beholder http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025237/Handball+is+in+the+eye+of+the+beholder BLOG: It's handball "cubists" vs "impressionists" for ehfTV commentator Tom O'Brannagain in the last Match of the Week in the group phase as Paris take on Flensburg. Thu, 03 Mar 2016 15:34:10 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025237 03.03.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025237 PSG, Flensburg and Veszprem battle for top spot http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025230/PSG%2c+Flensburg+and+Veszprem+battle+for+top+spot GROUP A PREVIEW: Paris, Veszprem and maybe Flensburg have the chance to skip the Last 16 with victory in the last round of the group phase Wed, 02 Mar 2016 12:30:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025230 02.03.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025230 Unbeaten Rostov, high-scoring FTC and fan favourites Györ http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025227/Unbeaten+Rostov%2c+high-scoring+FTC+and+fan+favourites+Gy%c3%b6r FACTS AND FIGURES: Providing all the important numbers after the completion of the Women’s EHF Champions League Main Round Tue, 01 Mar 2016 16:40:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025227 01.03.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025227 New batch of tickets released for Women's EHF FINAL4 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025223/New+batch+of+tickets+released+for+Women%27s+EHF+FINAL4 Tickets for the 2016 Women's EHF FINAL4 are still up for grabs, and organisers have made new sectors available in the Papp László Budapest Sportaréna Tue, 01 Mar 2016 10:10:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025223 01.03.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025223 MOTW goes to Paris for Group A finale http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025222/MOTW+goes+to+Paris+for+Group+A+finale NEWS REPORT: The final ehfTV.com Match of the Week of the group phase will be a tussle for the top of VELUX EHF Champions League Group A between Paris Saint-Germain Handball vs SG Flensburg-Handewitt Mon, 29 Feb 2016 17:20:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025222 29.02.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025222 Stage set for race to top of Group B http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025217/Stage+set+for+race+to+top+of+Group+B GROUP B REVIEW: Wins for Kielce, Vardar and Löwen as the contest for the easy ticket to the quarter-finals heats up. Sun, 28 Feb 2016 21:50:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025217 28.02.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025217 Buducnost win group as Györ overpower Bucuresti http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025216/Buducnost+win+group+as+Gy%c3%b6r+overpower+Bucuresti GROUP 2 REVIEW: Reigning champions Buducnost clinch a tough Main Round group with a flawless home win over Midtjylland, booking a quarter-final clash with HCM Baia Mare Sun, 28 Feb 2016 19:30:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025216 28.02.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025216 10 goals from Rasmussen not enough for Skjern win http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025215/10+goals+from+Rasmussen+not+enough+for+Skjern+win REVIEW: Skjern Handbold’s right wing was on fire as the Danes played a 31:31 draw against Meshkov Brest. Sun, 28 Feb 2016 17:50:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025215 28.02.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025215 Larvik claim second spot with a hard-fought win at Fleury http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025214/Larvik+claim+second+spot+with+a+hard-fought+win+at+Fleury GROUP 1 REVIEW: The Norwegian side's narrow win at Fleury granted Larvik home court advantage for the quarter-finals while Rostov Don defeated struggling Thüringer in the last round Sun, 28 Feb 2016 17:10:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025214 28.02.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025214 PSG on top while Veszprém edge SG and Zagreb enter Last 16 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025210/PSG+on+top+while+Veszpr%c3%a9m+edge+SG+and+Zagreb+enter+Last+16 GROUP A REVIEW: French champions make a big step towards the last eight of Europe’s premier club competition with a classy win; Veszprém come from two down to win by plus one away; Celje out of the Last 16 race after unlucky defeat in Croatian capital Sat, 27 Feb 2016 20:20:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025210 27.02.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025210 Motor take important step towards Last 16 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025209/Motor+take+important+step+towards+Last+16 REVIEW: A one-goal away win against La Rioja gives Motor Zaporozhye the edge ahead of the second leg of the play-offs. Sat, 27 Feb 2016 19:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025209 27.02.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025209 Resolute FTC end Baia Mare’s perfect run http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025207/Resolute+FTC+end+Baia+Mare%e2%80%99s+perfect+run GROUP 1 REVIEW: The heated clash in Budapest was decided by the massive Hungarian wall of defence backed by the excellent Melinda Szikora, who doomed the visitors to finish fourth on the table. Sat, 27 Feb 2016 16:30:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025207 27.02.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025207 Battle for the final spaces in the Last 16 begins http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025206/Battle+for+the+final+spaces+in+the+Last+16+begins ROUND PREVIEW: Spanish-Ukrainian and Danish-Belarusian encounters in the VELUX EHF Champions League Group Phase Knockout Play-Offs. Sat, 27 Feb 2016 09:28:24 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025206 27.02.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025206 Vardar go top after comeback win at Sävehof http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025205/Vardar+go+top+after+comeback+win+at+S%c3%a4vehof GROUP 2 REVIEW: Macedonian giants HC Vardar leapfrog their rivals into the section’s top spot with a hard-fought victory at IK Sävehof, who threatened to cause an upset after making a bright start to the game. Fri, 26 Feb 2016 21:11:46 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025205 26.02.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025205 Decisive showdown in Budapest http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025200/Decisive+showdown+in+Budapest GROUP 1 PREVIEW: Saturday’s FTC and Baia Mare clash and the result of Fleury vs Larvik will decide the final standings of the group. Fri, 26 Feb 2016 15:30:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025200 26.02.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025200 Barcelona edge closer to top spot as Kristianstad bow out http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025197/Barcelona+edge+closer+to+top+spot+as+Kristianstad+bow+out GROUP B REVIEW: VELUX EHF Champions League title-holders, FC Barcelona Lassa, celebrate an emphatic win at the competition’s debutants, IFK Kristianstad, in an entertaining match. Thu, 25 Feb 2016 21:31:43 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025197 25.02.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025197 Accreditation launches for 2016 Women's EHF FINAL4 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025193/Accreditation+launches+for+2016+Women%27s+EHF+FINAL4 Media representatives can submit their requests for the showpiece final weekend of the Women's EHF Champions League until 15 April Thu, 25 Feb 2016 16:48:13 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025193 25.02.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025193 Winner found among hundreds of reasons to say #HelloCologne http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025191/Winner+found+among+hundreds+of+reasons+to+say+%23HelloCologne COMPETITION: Brazillian fan chosen as the winner of two tickets to the VELUX EHF FINAL4 2016 Thu, 25 Feb 2016 15:30:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025191 25.02.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025191 Trio chase top spot in nail-biting finish http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025188/Trio+chase+top+spot+in+nail-biting+finish GROUP 2 PREVIEW: Buducnost, Györi Audi ETO KC and HC Vardar can all win Group 2 in the final match week of an enthralling main round. Thu, 25 Feb 2016 15:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025188 25.02.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025188 Not the man from La Mancha http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025190/Not+the+man+from+La+Mancha BLOG: Before coming to Szeged for the MOTW vs Vardar ehfTV commentator Tom O Brannagain finds the inspiration for his blog in a famous novel. Thu, 25 Feb 2016 13:40:31 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025190 25.02.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025190 Tussle at the top and bottom as knock-out stage looms http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025189/Tussle+at+the+top+and+bottom+as+knock-out+stage+looms GROUP B PREVIEW: FC Barcelona Lassa are looking to fend off a chasing pack aiming to topple them from the section’s pinnacle, while the bottom three teams are vying for one more berth in the round 16. Thu, 25 Feb 2016 11:50:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025189 25.02.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025189 When two speedy wingers meet http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025182/When+two+speedy+wingers+meet FACE TO FACE: Thursday’s match between IFK Kristianstad and FC Barcelona Lassa includes a meeting of the fast and efficient wingers Kristian Björnsen and Gudjon Valur Sigurdsson Thu, 25 Feb 2016 11:50:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025182 25.02.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025182 5 reasons for FTC’s main round meltdown http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025186/5+reasons+for+FTC%e2%80%99s+main+round+meltdown FIRST-HAND INSIGHT: Ferencváros won their group and were considered as huge favourites to reach the Women's EHF FINAL4 but the Hungarian champions faltered and managed to win just one of their main round matches. What happened to the Budapest outfit in such a short time? Wed, 24 Feb 2016 21:54:29 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025186 24.02.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025186 Kiel down plucky Besiktas as Djukić shines for hosts http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025185/Kiel+down+plucky+Besiktas+as+Djuki%c4%87+shines+for+hosts GROUP A REVIEW: Former champions THW Kiel ground out a hard-fought win at Besiktas, whose Serbian winger Darko Djukić stole the show in Istanbul. Kiel will face the fifth team of Group B in the Last 16. Wed, 24 Feb 2016 18:30:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025185 24.02.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025185 In-form Janc urges 'no surrender' http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025179/In-form+Janc+urges+%27no+surrender%27 FEATURE: A superb season for Blaz Janc is entering crunch time, as the in-form youngster claims ‘there will be no surrendering' in the fight for Celje's Last 16 berth Wed, 24 Feb 2016 11:30:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025179 24.02.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025179 Zagreb can seal the deal; SG and PSG can set up a great 'final' http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025178/Zagreb+can+seal+the+deal%3b+SG+and+PSG+can+set+up+a+great+%27final%27 GROUP A PREVIEW: It’s crunch time on Saturday, when three crucial matches throw off within only two and a half hours as three teams still fight for the top position Tue, 23 Feb 2016 17:30:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025178 23.02.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025178 Krim captain agrees to Vardar move http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025176/Krim+captain+agrees+to+Vardar+move FEATURE: Tamara Mavsar will complete a move to Skopje this summer after 11 years with her club; Mavsar is eager for new challenges with the Macedonian powerhouse Tue, 23 Feb 2016 16:10:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025176 23.02.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025176 Szeged to host MOTW in Round 13 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025172/Szeged+to+host+MOTW+in+Round+13 NEWS REPORT: The Match of the Week in the upcoming round will see the battle of the Hungarian runners-up with Macedonian champions from HC Vardar. Two more games will be offered with English commentary on ehfTV.com over the weekend. Mon, 22 Feb 2016 17:33:21 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025172 22.02.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025172 Brilliant Vardar beat Buducnost for three-way race http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025163/Brilliant+Vardar+beat+Buducnost+for+three-way+race GROUP 2 MATCH REVIEW: Macedonian giants HC Vardar enjoyed their first-ever Champions League win over Montenegrin rivals Buducnost after an impressive performance Sun, 21 Feb 2016 20:27:39 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025163 21.02.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025163 Barcelona on top again; Kolding show signs of life http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025164/Barcelona+on+top+again%3b+Kolding+show+signs+of+life GROUP B REVIEW: The defending champions nearly underestimate Szeged in the final stages, while Montpellier were defeated in Denmark Sun, 21 Feb 2016 20:10:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025164 21.02.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025164 Veszprém overpower Zagreb to stay in the hunt http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025161/Veszpr%c3%a9m+overpower+Zagreb+to+stay+in+the+hunt GROUP A MATCH REVIEW: Hungarian giants MVM Veszprém remain in contention for the section’s top spot after a hard-fought match against Croatian champions HC PPD Zagreb Sun, 21 Feb 2016 18:05:11 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025161 21.02.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025161 Safe passage for CSM as Bazaliu and Gulldén shine http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025160/Safe+passage+for+CSM+as+Bazaliu+and+Gulld%c3%a9n+shine GROUP 2 MATCH REVIEW: CSM Bucuresti earned the last quarter-final spot from Group 2 after a 28:23 win in Midtjylland Sun, 21 Feb 2016 17:29:15 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025160 21.02.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025160 Larvik clinch quarter-final berth http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025156/Larvik+clinch+quarter-final+berth GROUP 1 REVIEW: The Norwegian powerhouse comfortably defeated FTC to qualify for the next stage, while Rostov-Don recorded a huge win against Fleury Loiret. Sat, 20 Feb 2016 22:50:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025156 20.02.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025156 Paris and Flensburg march in step http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025158/Paris+and+Flensburg+march+in+step GROUP A REVIEW: While PSG had an easy-going evening with a clear win against Besiktas, the VELUX EHF Champions League 2014 winners were lucky to take both points in Celje Sat, 20 Feb 2016 22:30:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025158 20.02.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025158 Narrow wins for Kielce and Vardar http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025157/Narrow+wins+for+Kielce+and+Vardar GROUP B REVIEW: KS Vive Tauron Kielce defeat Rhein-Neckar Lowen in the Match of the Week and HC Vardar celebrate a hard-earned win against IFK Kristianstad. Sat, 20 Feb 2016 21:30:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025157 20.02.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025157 Four-way battle for top spot intensifies as Lions visit Kielce http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025155/Four-way+battle+for+top+spot+intensifies+as+Lions+visit+Kielce GROUP B PREVIEW: German giants Rhein-Neckar Lowen visit Polish powerhouse KS Vive Tauron Kielce in the VELUX EHF Champions League’s Match of the Week, with Barcelona hosting Hungarians MOL-Pick Szeged Sat, 20 Feb 2016 12:50:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025155 20.02.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025155 Consistent Györ stay in the hunt for top spot http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025154/Consistent+Gy%c3%b6r+stay+in+the+hunt+for+top+spot GROUP 2 REVIEW: Hungarian giants Gyori Audi ETO KC overcame a slow start to defeat IK Sävehof, who fought bravely in a high-scoring contest. Fri, 19 Feb 2016 20:46:48 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025154 19.02.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025154 Baia Mare secure spot in quarter-finals http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025153/Baia+Mare+secure+spot+in+quarter-finals GROUP 1 REVIEW: Romanian champions Baia Mare beat Thüringer without breaking a sweat and continue their magnificent Main Round run. Fri, 19 Feb 2016 19:06:37 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025153 19.02.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025153 A Tale of Goal Scorers http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025151/A+Tale+of+Goal+Scorers FEATURE: Cristina Neagu and Andrea Penezic, last year’s top Women’s EHF Champions League goal scorers, come face to face in the highlight of the weekend. Fri, 19 Feb 2016 15:10:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025151 19.02.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025151 Crunch time in Ikast, Vardar out for revenge http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025148/Crunch+time+in+Ikast%2c+Vardar+out+for+revenge GROUP 2 PREVIEW: The penultimate weekend of the Women’s EHF Champions League Main Round offers a pair of scintillating clashes, as FC Midtjylland lock horns with CSM Bucuresti while HC Vardar take on perennial Balkan rivals Buducnost Fri, 19 Feb 2016 12:57:56 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025148 19.02.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025148 75 days to go! 5 per cent discount for tickets http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025146/75+days+to+go!+5+per+cent+discount+for+tickets Fans around Europe can purchase their tickets with a 5 per cent discount from 10:00 hrs on 22 February Fri, 19 Feb 2016 10:30:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025146 19.02.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025146 Intense battles for quarter-final spots continue in Group 1 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025145/Intense+battles+for+quarter-final+spots+continue+in+Group+1 GROUP PREVIEW: Eight places are at stake as Larvik take on FTC; Fleury fight for their lives in Rostov and Baia Mare play host to Thüringer HC Thu, 18 Feb 2016 18:30:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025145 18.02.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025145 The wings of success http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025139/The+wings+of+success FACE2FACE: The Kielce vs Löwen duel will be headlined by German stars Tobias Reichmann and Uwe Gensheimer. Thu, 18 Feb 2016 14:30:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025139 18.02.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025139 100 reasons to say #HelloCologne at the VELUX EHF FINAL4 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025140/100+reasons+to+say+%23HelloCologne+at+the+VELUX+EHF+FINAL4 Two tickets up for grabs as the countdown to Cologne reaches 100 days Thu, 18 Feb 2016 14:10:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025140 18.02.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025140 Mehmedovic seeks new challenge abroad http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025141/Mehmedovic+seeks+new+challenge+abroad NEWS REPORT: At the end of the season left wing Majda Mehmedovic will leave Buducnost after 11 years to join a foreign club. But her heart remains in Montenegro. Thu, 18 Feb 2016 14:03:37 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025141 18.02.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025141 Landin and Duvnjak secure lucky win for THW Kiel http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025137/Landin+and+Duvnjak+secure+lucky+win+for+THW+Kiel GROUP A REVIEW: Plock hand victory to Germans by missing three penalties in the last eight minutes. Wed, 17 Feb 2016 21:24:38 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025137 17.02.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025137 Through the Looking-Glass http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025134/Through+the+Looking-Glass BLOG: No sooner has Tom O’Brannagain left Poland after three weeks at EHF EURO 2016 than he returns for the biggest occasion of Round 12, the ehfTV Match of the Week between Kielce and Rhein-Neckar Löwen Wed, 17 Feb 2016 15:10:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025134 17.02.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025134 Impressive Vardar book quarter-final berth http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025131/Impressive+Vardar+book+quarter-final+berth GROUP 2 MATCH REVIEW: HC Vardar stormed into the Women's EHF Champions League knockout stages with two games to spare after a comprehensive victory at CSM Bucuresti Tue, 16 Feb 2016 20:24:24 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025131 16.02.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025131 Three teams aim for top spot; three for two Last 16 tickets http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025130/Three+teams+aim+for+top+spot%3b+three+for+two+Last+16+tickets GROUP A PREVIEW: Highest tension prior to Round 12, when Celje host Flensburg and Zagreb travel to a traditional duel in Veszprém Tue, 16 Feb 2016 14:50:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025130 16.02.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025130 Ten reasons for Flensburg's incredible upswing http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025128/Ten+reasons+for+Flensburg%27s+incredible+upswing FIRST HAND INSIGHT: Why have SG Flensburg-Handewitt become so strong and why their path to Cologne could be easier than others Tue, 16 Feb 2016 12:01:51 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025128 16.02.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025128 Magic Lauge stars on a historic night http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025125/Magic+Lauge+stars+on+a+historic+night GROUP A REVIEW: Flensburg retake the top of the group thanks to their eighth straight win – and defeat Kiel by a bigger margin than in any previous duel. Sun, 14 Feb 2016 22:30:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025125 14.02.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025125 Larvik eliminate Thüringer and Baia Mare shock Fleury http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025121/Larvik+eliminate+Th%c3%bcringer+and+Baia+Mare+shock+Fleury GROUP 1 REVIEW: Thüringer are out of the race for the quarter-finals and Baia Mare decide an epic goalkeeping contest in the dying seconds of the match. Sun, 14 Feb 2016 21:58:23 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025121 14.02.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025121 Buducnost sink Györ to surge to the top of Group 2 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025124/Buducnost+sink+Gy%c3%b6r+to+surge+to+the+top+of+Group+2 GROUP 2 MATCH REVIEW: The Montenegrin giants prevailed against their perennial rivals from Hungary to grab the group’s top position. Sun, 14 Feb 2016 21:30:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025124 14.02.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025124 Barcelona march on as Szeged sink Kolding http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025122/Barcelona+march+on+as+Szeged+sink+Kolding GROUP B REVIEW: VELUX EHF Champions League holders, FC Barcelona Lassa, took a big step towards securing the section’s top spot while Hungarians MOL-Pick Szeged also enjoyed a fine afternoon Sun, 14 Feb 2016 19:55:34 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025122 14.02.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025122 Celje on fire; goals galore in Istanbul http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025119/Celje+on+fire%3b+goals+galore+in+Istanbul GROUP A REVIEW: The Slovenian side are back in the race for the Last 16, while Veszprém are back in second Sat, 13 Feb 2016 19:30:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025119 13.02.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025119 Rostov seal group win in Budapest nail-biter http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025118/Rostov+seal+group+win+in+Budapest+nail-biter MATCH REPORT: FTC put up a great performance and were in the lead for most of the game but the visitors managed to snatch a draw in dramatic circumstances Sat, 13 Feb 2016 17:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025118 13.02.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025118 Savehof crush FCM for first main round win http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025117/Savehof+crush+FCM+for+first+main+round+win GROUP 2 MATCH REVIEW: Swedish title holders IK Savehof celebrated their first Women's EHF Champions League Main Round win of the season with a convincing display against Danish rivals, FC Midtjylland. Fri, 12 Feb 2016 21:22:55 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025117 12.02.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025117 Media accreditation for VELUX EHF FINAL4 begins http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025114/Media+accreditation+for+VELUX+EHF+FINAL4+begins NEWS REPORT: Starting from Friday 12 February media representatives can apply for an accreditation to the biggest club event of the year. Deadline for requests on Friday 6 May. Fri, 12 Feb 2016 18:13:28 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025114 12.02.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025114 Rostov put unbeaten record to the test in Budapest http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025113/Rostov+put+unbeaten+record+to+the+test+in+Budapest GROUP 1 PREVIEW: Leaders try to maintain their perfect run in the red hot arena of FTC while in-form Fleury and Baia Mare clash for qualification spots Fri, 12 Feb 2016 17:20:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025113 12.02.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025113 LANXESS arena among the Top 10 venues worldwide http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025110/LANXESS+arena+among+the+Top+10+venues+worldwide NEWS REPORT: More than 1,5 million visitors at 146 events in 2015 in the home of the VELUX EHF FINAL4 Fri, 12 Feb 2016 15:30:28 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025110 12.02.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025110 Brozovic solves Kiel line problems; Ristovski completes Löwen keeper duo http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025107/Brozovic+solves+Kiel+line+problems%3b+Ristovski+completes+L%c3%b6wen+keeper+duo FEATURE: Significant players among the late entries in the VELUX EHF Champions League Fri, 12 Feb 2016 11:20:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025107 12.02.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025107 Victor Tomas will be a one-club man http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025105/Victor+Tomas+will+be+a+one-club+man NEWS REPORT: FC Barcelona Lassa captain extends his contract with the VELUX EHF Champions League winners until 2020 Fri, 12 Feb 2016 10:50:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025105 12.02.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025105 Unforeseen three-way tie at top of Group B as Löwen win and Kielce draw http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025103/Unforeseen+three-way+tie+at+top+of+Group+B+as+L%c3%b6wen+win+and+Kielce+draw GROUP B REVIEW: Three teams tied for top spot, before Barcelona’s away game at Montpellier on Sunday Thu, 11 Feb 2016 22:24:47 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025103 11.02.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025103 Chasing pack face crunch time in fierce Group 2 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025102/Chasing+pack+face+crunch+time+in+fierce+Group+2 GROUP 2 PREVIEW: Vardar, Bucuresti and Midtjylland are embroiled in a fierce three-way battle to secure quarter-final tickets, as frontrunners Buducnost and Györ lock horns in Podgorica Thu, 11 Feb 2016 17:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025102 11.02.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025102 PSG conquer Zagreb's fortress for the first time http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025099/PSG+conquer+Zagreb%27s+fortress+for+the+first+time GROUP A REVIEW: Omeyer brings French champions back on the top of the table, while bravely fighting Croats miss early qualification for the Last 16 Wed, 10 Feb 2016 23:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025099 10.02.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025099 Every silver lining has a cloud http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025096/Every+silver+lining+has+a+cloud BLOG: Tom heads to northern Germany where three champions have become two, but that makes the ehfTV Match of the Week between Flensburg and Kiel no less tantalising Wed, 10 Feb 2016 14:30:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025096 10.02.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025096 Tickets sell in record time http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025094/Tickets+sell+in+record+time Latest batch of tickets for the VELUX EHF FINAL4 on 28/29 May 2016 in Cologne’s LANXESS arena sold Wed, 10 Feb 2016 10:30:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025094 10.02.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025094 Cañellas to make move from Kiel to Vardar http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025092/Ca%c3%b1ellas+to+make+move+from+Kiel+to+Vardar NEWS FEATURE: Spanish World Champion signs a three-year contract starting from next season Tue, 09 Feb 2016 17:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025092 09.02.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025092 Restart in Zagreb; all-German clash in Flensburg http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025091/Restart+in+Zagreb%3b+all-German+clash+in+Flensburg GROUP A PREVIEW: Croatian side and their Polish counterparts can clinch their Last 16 berth in the first round after the ‘EURO break’ Tue, 09 Feb 2016 15:50:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025091 09.02.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025091 VELUX EHF FINAL4 tickets to be released Wednesday http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025083/VELUX+EHF+FINAL4+tickets+to+be+released+Wednesday Organisers of club handball’s biggest event confirm that tickets will be released for the event to be played 28/29 May 2016 in Cologne’s LANXESS arena Mon, 08 Feb 2016 17:30:20 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025083 08.02.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025083 Women’s EHF Champions League trophy hits the road http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025081/Women%e2%80%99s+EHF+Champions+League+trophy+hits+the+road Fans at Győri Audi ETO vs CSM Bucuresti had the opportunity to see the biggest prize in women's club handball Mon, 08 Feb 2016 12:40:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025081 08.02.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025081 Buducnost power past Midtjylland to go top of Group 2 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025079/Buducnost+power+past+Midtjylland+to+go+top+of+Group+2 GROUP 2 MATCH REVIEW: A convincing Buducnost win against Midtjylland, 28:18, saw the title holders tie Gyor at the top of Group 2 before their match-up next Sunday Sun, 07 Feb 2016 19:17:40 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025079 07.02.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025079 Rostov stay perfect and Fleury Loiret stun Larvik http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025074/Rostov+stay+perfect+and+Fleury+Loiret+stun+Larvik GROUP 1 REVIEW: Rostov Don beat Thüringer with a strong display and French side Fleury Loiret handed a surprise defeat to Larvik. Sat, 06 Feb 2016 22:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025074 06.02.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025074 Györ move top with victory and Vardar punish Sävehof http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025075/Gy%c3%b6r+move+top+with+victory+and+Vardar+punish+S%c3%a4vehof GROUP 2 REVIEW: Györ earned a comfortable win against the Romanian champions who were missing key players while Vardar swept aside Sävehof. Sat, 06 Feb 2016 18:40:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025075 06.02.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025075 Baia Mare devastate FTC to maintain unbeaten run http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025073/Baia+Mare+devastate+FTC+to+maintain+unbeaten+run GROUP 1 MATCH REVIEW: Allison Pineau and Paula Ungureanu-inspired Baia Mare hand Ferencváros a thorough beating in Group 1. Fri, 05 Feb 2016 22:02:40 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025073 05.02.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025073 Fierce battle for knockout stage berths continues http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025071/Fierce+battle+for+knockout+stage+berths+continues GROUP 2 PREVIEW: Five teams in the tougher of the two main round sections are back in action, as the fight for quarter-final tickets resumes with undiminished ferocity Fri, 05 Feb 2016 17:50:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025071 05.02.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025071 Baia Mare to continue excellent main round run http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025068/Baia+Mare+to+continue+excellent+main+round+run GROUP 1 PREVIEW: Baia Mare take on FTC to claim third win in a row; Larvik welcome Fleury Loiret and Thüringer travel to Rostov. Fri, 05 Feb 2016 12:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025068 05.02.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025068 30 VELUX EHF Champions League players win medals at Men's EHF EURO 2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025057/30+VELUX+EHF+Champions+League+players+win+medals+at+Men%27s+EHF+EURO+2016 NEWS FEATURE: With national team players returning to their VELUX EHF Champions League clubs for action we look at what those players did at the Men's EHF EURO 2016 in Poland Tue, 02 Feb 2016 18:50:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025057 02.02.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/025057 One hundred goals but no high-fives http://www.eurohandball.com/article/024647/One+hundred+goals+but+no+high-fives Last week in the EHF Champions League: As the EHF EURO nears its climax with the Main Round underway, rounding up the last’s weeks’ action we take a look at what is going on at and around the event in Poland Sun, 24 Jan 2016 16:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/024647 24.01.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/024647 VELUX EHF FINAL4 wins major events award http://www.eurohandball.com/article/024486/VELUX+EHF+FINAL4+wins+major+events+award Honour for Elements Entertainment and EHF Marketing as VELUX EHF FINAL4 awarded first place in the BEA Production Award category Thu, 21 Jan 2016 15:55:51 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/024486 21.01.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/024486 All-German clash and Kielce vs Löwen host next two stops of MOTW http://www.eurohandball.com/article/024480/All-German+clash+and+Kielce+vs+L%c3%b6wen+host+next+two+stops+of+MOTW NEWS REPORT: The Match of the Week will visit a North German classic in Round 11 and Kielce’s cauldron in Round 12 Thu, 21 Jan 2016 12:20:02 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/024480 21.01.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/024480 Buducnost hand Vardar huge loss http://www.eurohandball.com/article/024216/Buducnost+hand+Vardar+huge+loss GROUP REVIEW: Buducnost and Györ have easy wins and remain on the top of the group

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Buducnost bounce back from their first defeat in almost two years with a flawless win Sun, 17 Jan 2016 19:40:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/024216 17.01.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/024216 Rostov maintain unblemished record at Fleury’s expense http://www.eurohandball.com/article/024212/Rostov+maintain+unblemished+record+at+Fleury%e2%80%99s+expense MATCH REVIEW: Confident Russian side steer three points clear of second-placed FTC in the Women’s EHF Champions League Main Round Group 1, after completing the 27:22 rout in France Sun, 17 Jan 2016 19:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/024212 17.01.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/024212 Resilient Baia Mare earn vital victory at Thüringer http://www.eurohandball.com/article/024130/Resilient+Baia+Mare+earn+vital+victory+at+Th%c3%bcringer MATCH REVIEW: The bottom teams of Group 1 produced a thrilling roller coaster with the Romanian squad, HCM Baia Mare, coming out on top to revive their hopes of reaching the Women’s EHF Champions League knockout stages. Sat, 16 Jan 2016 20:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/024130 16.01.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/024130 FTC's ‘Pena-inspired’ home victory against Larvik http://www.eurohandball.com/article/024122/FTC%27s+%e2%80%98Pena-inspired%e2%80%99+home+victory+against+Larvik MATCH REVIEW: Ferencváros deservingly beat Larvik after a sensational first half performance to minimize Rostov-Don’s lead on top of Group 1. Sat, 16 Jan 2016 19:20:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/024122 16.01.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/024122 Rostov and Larvik set for dangerous journeys http://www.eurohandball.com/article/024079/Rostov+and+Larvik+set+for+dangerous+journeys GROUP PREVIEW: Undefeated Rostov-Don travel to Orleans to take on fellow new-comers, Fleury, while FTC lock horns with Larvik for second place. Sat, 16 Jan 2016 00:20:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/024079 16.01.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/024079 Gullden steers CSM to priceless win over Midtjylland http://www.eurohandball.com/article/024050/Gullden+steers+CSM+to+priceless+win+over+Midtjylland MATCH REVIEW: CSM Bucuresti fight back to force FC Midtjylland into submission in a rip-roaring Main Round contest after a stellar performance by their Swedish centre back Fri, 15 Jan 2016 22:10:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/024050 15.01.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/024050 Busy transfer window shows no signs of slowing down http://www.eurohandball.com/article/024019/Busy+transfer+window+shows+no+signs+of+slowing+down Last week in the Men's and Women's EHF Champions League: Kiel steal the show with last weeks’ biggest signing, Sabate gets a nod from Veszprém, as Vardar bid farewell; Celje pull off a coup Fri, 15 Jan 2016 13:30:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/024019 15.01.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/024019 CSM cautious after injury woes mount http://www.eurohandball.com/article/024014/CSM+cautious+after+injury+woes+mount NEWS REPORT: CSM have problems in the right back position, but plan to fight for a FINAL4 place, nevertheless Fri, 15 Jan 2016 11:40:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/024014 15.01.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/024014 Vardar visit wounded Buducnost in Balkan derby http://www.eurohandball.com/article/024009/Vardar+visit+wounded+Buducnost+in+Balkan+derby GROUP 2 PREVIEW: EHF Champions League holders, Buducnost Podgorica, will aim to bounce back from last week’s defeat at Györi, when they entertain Vardar in an eagerly awaited clash between rivals from the former Yugoslavia region. Fri, 15 Jan 2016 02:50:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/024009 15.01.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/024009 Adzic: Better to lose now than later http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023952/Adzic%3a+Better+to+lose+now+than+later NEWS REPORT: Buducnost's 20-month streak comes to an end, however, it sparked a flurry of contract extensions, which will keep a lot of key players at the club until the end of next year Tue, 12 Jan 2016 16:20:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023952 12.01.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023952 Anna Sen: Hard work and continued success leads to Budapest http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023950/Anna+Sen%3a+Hard+work+and+continued+success+leads+to+Budapest INTERVIEW: Anna Sen, the Russian international and left back of Rostov Don, was one of the most important figures on the court in the game against FTC-Rail Cargo Hungaria this past weekend. After her team’s seventh consecutive ‘Champions League’ win, ehfcl.com caught up with her. Mon, 11 Jan 2016 23:30:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023950 11.01.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023950 Baia Mare change their luck against Fleury http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023947/Baia+Mare+change+their+luck+against+Fleury GROUP 1 REVIEW: Fleury lead by two at half-time only to have victory snatched in the second half by the Pineau-inspired Romanian side. Sun, 10 Jan 2016 21:50:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023947 10.01.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023947 Mighty Midtjylland overpower battling Sävehof http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023942/Mighty+Midtjylland+overpower+battling+S%c3%a4vehof GROUP 2 REVIEW: FC Midtjylland defeat IK Sävehof in a thrilling Scandinavian derby with a rock-solid defensive performance in their main round opener. Sun, 10 Jan 2016 19:40:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023942 10.01.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023942 Györ and Vardar prevail on enthralling opening day http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023938/Gy%c3%b6r+and+Vardar+prevail+on+enthralling+opening+day GROUP 2 REVIEW: Györi Audi ETO KC and HC Vardar edged their respective rivals as the group’s opening doubleheader produced a pair of spectacular clashes Sat, 09 Jan 2016 20:50:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023938 09.01.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023938 Lunde shines for Rostov Don; Larvik outclass Thüringer http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023937/Lunde+shines+for+Rostov+Don%3b+Larvik+outclass+Th%c3%bcringer GROUP 1 MATCHES REVIEW: Both goalkeepers of the winning sides pulled of amazing performances and we both key in their sides victories Sat, 09 Jan 2016 16:20:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023937 09.01.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023937 Bulatovic and Amorim to come out with the guns blazing http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023936/Bulatovic+and+Amorim+to+come+out+with+the+guns+blazing FACE TO FACE: Close friends and former teammates meet again, to remind us of one of the most lethal back court tandems, as the Women’s EHF Champions League ‘Classic’ awaits. Sat, 09 Jan 2016 01:31:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023936 09.01.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023936 Clash of undefeated sides sets the mood for main round action http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023931/Clash+of+undefeated+sides+sets+the+mood+for+main+round+action ROUND 1 PREVIEW: The mouth-watering match-ups in the first round consist of three crunch games, with Rostov-FTC on top. Fri, 08 Jan 2016 17:20:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023931 08.01.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023931 Buducnost head star-studded field eyeing the trophy http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023932/Buducnost+head+star-studded+field+eyeing+the+trophy GROUP 2 PREVIEW: Champions League holders Buducnost will start their main round campaign as favourites to reach the quarter-finals and progress to the Women’s EHF FINAL4 in Budapest Fri, 08 Jan 2016 16:40:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023932 08.01.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023932 Györ the spectator magnet, Rostov top of the points http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023922/Gy%c3%b6r+the+spectator+magnet%2c+Rostov+top+of+the+points FACTS AND FIGURES: Prior to the start of the main round, ehfCL.com composed the most important numbers from the Women’s EHF Champions League Group Matches. Fri, 08 Jan 2016 09:50:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023922 08.01.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023922 The Danish coaches and their foreign success http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023917/The+Danish+coaches+and+their+foreign+success FIRST-HAND INSIGHT: Danish coaches have had remarkable success abroad in recent years. We look at the reasons for this. Wed, 06 Jan 2016 21:20:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023917 06.01.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023917 Fleury beat Thüringer to claim Main Round points http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023918/Fleury+beat+Th%c3%bcringer+to+claim+Main+Round+points GROUP B REVIEW: The French champions come from behind to defeat the massive visitors, who put up a great performance in the first half Wed, 06 Jan 2016 20:50:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023918 06.01.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023918 Group matches finale sets the main round mood http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023915/Group+matches+finale+sets+the+main+round+mood GROUP B PREVIEW: Fleury Loiret welcome Thüringer HC just two days before the start of Main Round in a match rescheduled following November’s Paris attacks Tue, 05 Jan 2016 16:50:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023915 05.01.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023915 European stars on the move http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023912/European+stars+on+the+move LAST WEEK IN THE CHAMPIONS LEAGUE: Many top stars have already agreed moves to their new clubs come the next season, while the busy festive period yet promises a lot of developments in weeks to come Tue, 05 Jan 2016 12:33:32 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023912 05.01.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023912 Celebrate what you want to see more of http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023908/Celebrate+what+you+want+to+see+more+of LAST WEEK IN THE VELUX EHF CHAMPIONS LEAGUE: The very last of your favourite series takes us on a Christmas-themed journey, as the New Year’s eve is rapidly approaching Mon, 28 Dec 2015 11:30:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023908 28.12.2015 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023908 Deck the halls with handball goodness http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023902/Deck+the+halls+with+handball+goodness LAST WEEK IN THE EHF CHAMPIONS LEAGUE: ehfCL.com went all around Europe and back, to bring you the news of what went down last week in anticipation of Christmas Tue, 22 Dec 2015 17:19:40 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023902 22.12.2015 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023902 Another Slovenian player joins Montpellier http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023894/Another+Slovenian+player+joins+Montpellier NEWS REPORT: Miha Zvizej the latest addition to Montpellier's signing spree for next season Thu, 17 Dec 2015 14:50:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023894 17.12.2015 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023894 15 per cent ticket discount for clubs - get your teammates to the WOMEN'S EHF FINAL4 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023889/15+per+cent+ticket+discount+for+clubs+-+get+your+teammates+to+the+WOMEN%27S+EHF+FINAL4 If clubs or federations buy 15 tickets or more for the showpiece event in European women's club handball, a 15 per cent discount applies Thu, 17 Dec 2015 10:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023889 17.12.2015 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023889 From dancing Dutch to merry Montenegrins and everything in between http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023888/From+dancing+Dutch+to+merry+Montenegrins+and+everything+in+between LAST WEEK IN CHAMPIONS LEAGUE: As the Champions League goes into its winter hibernation period, there’s a lot going with the players involved, many of which are in national team action at the Women’s World Championship in Denmark Wed, 16 Dec 2015 10:20:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023888 16.12.2015 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023888 Fans called upon to build the ultimate FINAL4 playlist http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023885/Fans+called+upon+to+build+the+ultimate+FINAL4+playlist NEWS REPORT: The search is on for songs suited best for the VELUX EHF FINAL4 Tue, 15 Dec 2015 15:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023885 15.12.2015 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023885 Paris Saint-Germain storm to the top of the power ranking http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023879/Paris+Saint-Germain+storm+to+the+top+of+the+power+ranking NEWS REPORT: French champions reach the summit for the first time as Veszprem drop down to third place in the journalists’ ranking of 2015 Mon, 14 Dec 2015 11:50:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023879 14.12.2015 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023879 Santa Tom is coming to town http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023874/Santa+Tom+is+coming+to+town After having watched dozens of matches this season ehfTV commentator Tom O Brannagain is sure to know what the clubs left in the VELUX EHF Champions League will put on their Christmas wish list Fri, 11 Dec 2015 09:25:15 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023874 11.12.2015 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023874 Be quick and bid for two unforgettable VELUX EHF FINAL4 experiences http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023857/Be+quick+and+bid+for+two+unforgettable+VELUX+EHF+FINAL4+experiences AUCTION: Two exclusive VELUX EHF FINAL4 packages are part of the HANDBALL HILFT charity auction which ends on 13 December Thu, 10 Dec 2015 14:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023857 10.12.2015 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023857 Vojvodina members prevent airplane incident http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023870/Vojvodina+members+prevent+airplane+incident NEWS REPORT: Vojvodina assistant coach Milan Mirkovic and left back Alexey Rastvortsev prevented a passenger from trying to open the emergency exit door during the team’s flight back to Serbia Thu, 10 Dec 2015 09:17:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023870 10.12.2015 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023870 Bebeshko wants to achieve record-breaking season with Brest http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023871/Bebeshko+wants+to+achieve+record-breaking+season+with+Brest FEATURE: New head coach Sergej Bebeshko has steered Brest to a first spot in VELUX EHF Champions League Group C and now dreams of reaching the Last 16 for the first time Thu, 10 Dec 2015 08:47:55 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023871 10.12.2015 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023871 Women’s EHF Champions League experience dominates Denmark 2015 courts http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023867/Women%e2%80%99s+EHF+Champions+League+experience+dominates+Denmark+2015+courts FACTS AND FIGURES: Every fourth player at the current Women’s World Championship 2015 in Denmark also plays in Europe’s premier club competition Wed, 09 Dec 2015 10:46:56 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023867 09.12.2015 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023867 Barcelona, Flensburg top groups ahead of winter break http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023865/Barcelona%2c+Flensburg+top+groups+ahead+of+winter+break SUMMARY AND OUTLOOK: What happened in the first 10 rounds of the VELUX EHF Champions League and what can happen once the competition resumes in February next year Mon, 07 Dec 2015 12:09:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023865 07.12.2015 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023865 Flensburg and PSG pass Veszprem in a very close ranking http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023864/Flensburg+and+PSG+pass+Veszprem+in+a+very+close+ranking GROUP A REVIEW: Former number 1 defeated by last-minute goal in Kiel, while Paris have an easy-going afternoon against Celje and SG needed to fight hard in Istanbul Sun, 06 Dec 2015 21:34:43 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023864 06.12.2015 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023864 Motor win Group D after drama in Skjern http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023863/Motor+win+Group+D+after+drama+in+Skjern GROUP D REVEIW: HC Motor Zaporozhye group winners after draw in Skjern, while Elverum finish fifth after clear win against HC Metalurg Sun, 06 Dec 2015 19:11:20 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023863 06.12.2015 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023863 Kielce stun Barca as Montpellier edge out IFK http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023861/Kielce+stun+Barca+as+Montpellier+edge+out+IFK GROUP B REVIEW: Polish giants KS Vive Tauron Kielce celebrated their first ever win against VELUX EHF Champions League holders FC Barcelona Lassa on a day of enthralling action Sat, 05 Dec 2015 23:58:55 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023861 05.12.2015 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023861 Ivic saves a crucial point for Zagreb http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023862/Ivic+saves+a+crucial+point+for+Zagreb GROUP A REVIEW: Croatian side tie at Plock to consolidate their base for the Last 16 as the host fail in their very last attack Sat, 05 Dec 2015 23:00:13 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023862 05.12.2015 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023862 Porto crash out despite big win http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023860/Porto+crash+out+despite+big+win GROUP C REVIEW: Brest and Porto claim victory on home soil while La Rioja comeback from a two point deficit at half-time to beat Presov away from home Sat, 05 Dec 2015 21:47:37 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023860 05.12.2015 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023860 The old wizard versus the young gun http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023853/The+old+wizard+versus+the+young+gun FACE TO FACE: The critical Group B match between Kristianstad and Montpellier may very well be decided by two competent left wings. Fri, 04 Dec 2015 14:02:54 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023853 04.12.2015 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023853 The man with his finger in the dike http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023852/The+man+with+his+finger+in+the+dike BLOG: In his last 2015 piece ehfTV commentator Tom O Brannagain recalls his first Champions League match ever in Kiel and compares the situation around the German giants then and now. Fri, 04 Dec 2015 09:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023852 04.12.2015 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023852 Barca lock horns with Kielce as Vardar aim to bounce back http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023854/Barca+lock+horns+with+Kielce+as+Vardar+aim+to+bounce+back GROUP B PREVIEW: VELUX EHF Champions League holders, FC Barcelona Lassa, clash with Polish rivals, KS Vive Tauron Kielce, at home in the group’s derby, while HC Vardar are looking to end a three-game losing streak when they entertain KIF Kolding Kobenhavn. Thu, 03 Dec 2015 23:23:26 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023854 03.12.2015 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023854 Kadetten take third place after narrow win http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023851/Kadetten+take+third+place+after+narrow+win MATCH REVIEW – Kadetten Schaffhausen defeat HCM Baia Mare by one goal to take third position. Thu, 03 Dec 2015 22:31:25 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023851 03.12.2015 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023851 Crucial duel in Poland, top match in Kiel http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023850/Crucial+duel+in+Poland%2c+top+match+in+Kiel GROUP A PREVIEW: Veszprem can make a huge step towards winning the group, while the winner of Plock vs Zagreb makes a big step towards the Last 16 Thu, 03 Dec 2015 17:17:47 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023850 03.12.2015 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023850 Continuity is the key to success in Skjern http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023840/Continuity+is+the+key+to+success+in+Skjern FEATURE: Local patriotism plays a huge role in Skjern Handbold's ongoing success through the last 17 years Thu, 03 Dec 2015 15:50:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023840 03.12.2015 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023840 Skjern and Motor race for the top spot http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023844/Skjern+and+Motor+race+for+the+top+spot GROUP D PREVIEW: Only the group win still remains to be decided Wed, 02 Dec 2015 16:46:13 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023844 02.12.2015 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023844 Melic on the move to Chambery http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023842/Melic+on+the+move+to+Chambery NEWS REPORT: Montenegrin wing shares his feelings after a move sparked by falling out of favour with Paris Saint-Germain Wed, 02 Dec 2015 14:20:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023842 02.12.2015 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023842 Crunch time for La Rioja http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023841/Crunch+time+for+La+Rioja FEATURE: 60 minutes separates Naturhouse La Rioja from the next round of VELUX EHF Champions League Wed, 02 Dec 2015 12:20:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023841 02.12.2015 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023841 Bid for the good cause and get a VELUX EHF FINAL4 weekend at Sky Charity http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023834/Bid+for+the+good+cause+and+get+a+VELUX+EHF+FINAL4+weekend+at+Sky+Charity ADVENT AUCTION: The best bidder can look forward to an unforgettable weekend in Cologne. Tue, 01 Dec 2015 09:02:43 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023834 01.12.2015 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023834 Klein commits future to Nantes http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023832/Klein+commits+future+to+Nantes NEWS REPORT: Three-time Champions League winner signs for two years with French EHF Cup participant Mon, 30 Nov 2015 14:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023832 30.11.2015 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023832 Skjern follow Motor to play-offs http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023828/Skjern+follow+Motor+to+play-offs GROUP D REVIEW: Both of the group’s teams to contest the Last 16 play-offs secure their spot early with wins in Round 9. Sun, 29 Nov 2015 20:40:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023828 29.11.2015 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023828 Barcelona advance as Montpellier and Szeged draw http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023827/Barcelona+advance+as+Montpellier+and+Szeged+draw GROUP B REVIEW: VELUX EHF Champions League title-holders Barcelona secure a knockout stage berth with a win against KIF, while Montpellier and Szeged share the spoils. Sun, 29 Nov 2015 19:30:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023827 29.11.2015 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023827 Kielce prevail as Vardar comeback falls short http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023823/Kielce+prevail+as+Vardar+comeback+falls+short GROUP B REVIEW: The Polish champions, KS Vive Tauron Kielce, celebrated a precious home win over HC Vardar after their ironclad defence reigned supreme. Sat, 28 Nov 2015 15:10:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023823 28.11.2015 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023823 Meshkov Brest beat La Rioja to qualify for the knock-out stage http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023824/Meshkov+Brest+beat+La+Rioja+to+qualify+for+the+knock-out+stage GROUP C REVIEW: Meshkov Brest performed superbly to win away from home against La Rioja to secure qualification to the knock-out stage in first place. Sat, 28 Nov 2015 15:10:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023824 28.11.2015 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023824 Motor dominate Kadetten to clinch play-off berth http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023825/Motor+dominate+Kadetten+to+clinch+play-off+berth GROUP D REVIEW: Motor Zaporozhye look ready for the next stage of the competition as they easily beat Kadetten. Sat, 28 Nov 2015 15:10:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023825 28.11.2015 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023825 Veszprém knock PSG down and Celje dramatically draw with Kiel http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023822/Veszpr%c3%a9m+knock+PSG+down+and+Celje+dramatically+draw+with+Kiel GROUP A REVIEW: Veszprém replaced PSG at the top as they blew out the French side whilst Celje drew Kiel despite being a man down for the majority of the second half. Sat, 28 Nov 2015 15:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023822 28.11.2015 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023822 Motor and Skjern eye early tickets to the knock-out phase http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023820/Motor+and+Skjern+eye+early+tickets+to+the+knock-out+phase GROUP D PREVIEW: Both play-off teams may be found before the last match day. Fri, 27 Nov 2015 18:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023820 27.11.2015 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023820 Young guns on fire http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023819/Young+guns+on+fire FACE TO FACE: Celje's teenager Blaz Janc and Kiel's youngster Rune Dahmke from Kiel are enjoying a great season, however they both long for more points for their teams. Fri, 27 Nov 2015 14:59:27 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023819 27.11.2015 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023819 Five reasons why Kielce will reach the VELUX EHF FINAL4 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023816/Five+reasons+why+Kielce+will+reach+the+VELUX+EHF+FINAL4 FIRST-HAND INSIGHT: KS Vive Tauron Kielce have only won half of their matches so far this season, but Magda Pluszewska assures us that hope is not lost for the Polish champions Fri, 27 Nov 2015 12:10:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023816 27.11.2015 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023816 A perfect Christmas gift: 10 per cent off all Women's EHF FINAL4 tickets http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023813/A+perfect+Christmas+gift%3a+10+per+cent+off+all+Women%27s+EHF+FINAL4+tickets From 1 to 24 December discounted tickets for the 2016 Women's EHF FINAL4 are available, with the opportunity for all buyers to also win a special prize Fri, 27 Nov 2015 10:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023813 27.11.2015 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023813 Lions tame plucky Kristianstad to go top http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023812/Lions+tame+plucky+Kristianstad+to+go+top GROUP B REVIEW: Rhein-Neckar Löwen edge closer to the VELUX EHF Champions League Last 16 after a resounding home win over IFK Kristianstad Thu, 26 Nov 2015 23:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023812 26.11.2015 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023812 Injury-hit Zagreb take revenge on Besiktas http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023811/Injury-hit+Zagreb+take+revenge+on+Besiktas GROUP A REVIEW: Croats back on track for the Last 16 after their fourth win – Pavlovic in hospital. Thu, 26 Nov 2015 21:40:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023811 26.11.2015 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023811 FC Porto hope for maths as they lose in Russia, TATRAN hold strong http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023810/FC+Porto+hope+for+maths+as+they+lose+in+Russia%2c+TATRAN+hold+strong GROUP C REVIEW: Porto suffer a heartbreaking defeat in Russia, while Presov earn their second win, on Vojvodina's court Thu, 26 Nov 2015 20:10:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023810 26.11.2015 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023810 Incredible Lauge extends Flensburg's winning streak http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023805/Incredible+Lauge+extends+Flensburg%27s+winning+streak GROUP A REVIEW: 11 goals by Danish international Rasmus Lauge Schmidt pave the way for Flensburg in a thrilling 27:25 win over Plock. Wed, 25 Nov 2015 20:38:27 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023805 25.11.2015 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023805 Knock-out battle sharpens http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023804/Knock-out+battle+sharpens GROUP C PREVIEW: Three teams still in the race for progression and there is plenty on the line in this week's encounters Wed, 25 Nov 2015 17:10:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023804 25.11.2015 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023804 Iváncsik having a blast in Baia Mare http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023803/Iv%c3%a1ncsik+having+a+blast+in+Baia+Mare FEATURE: The pacey right wing brought his talents to Romania and is having a great season fighting for the Champions League play-off in Group D. Wed, 25 Nov 2015 16:54:59 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023803 25.11.2015 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023803 Home straight beckons as battle gains momentum http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023802/Home+straight+beckons+as+battle+gains+momentum GROUP B PREVIEW: VELUX EHF Champions League holders FC Barcelona Lassa can book their knockout stage berth if they beat KIF Kolding Kobenhavn Wed, 25 Nov 2015 16:07:50 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023802 25.11.2015 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023802 The force awakens http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023800/The+force+awakens BLOG: Believe or not but ehfTV commentator Tom O'Brannagain refers to himself as Goldie Locks before the second sequel of the current MOTW trilogy. Wed, 25 Nov 2015 12:52:58 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023800 25.11.2015 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023800 Up to three teams can book their Last 16 tickets http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023798/Up+to+three+teams+can+book+their+Last+16+tickets GROUP A PREVIEW: Veszprem host Paris for the next top duel, Celje hope for their first point on home ground Tue, 24 Nov 2015 16:12:32 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023798 24.11.2015 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023798 Mighty Buducnost top the power rankings http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023797/Mighty+Buducnost+top+the+power+rankings FEATURE: Five women’s handball experts from all across Europe had their say in selecting the top 10 sides, after the initial six rounds of action in the Women’s EHF Champions League. Tue, 24 Nov 2015 16:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023797 24.11.2015 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023797 Malovic: "Handball is my life, I do not see myself anywhere else" http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023793/Malovic%3a+%22Handball+is+my+life%2c+I+do+not+see+myself+anywhere+else%22 INTERVIEW: The next great hope in Montenegrin handball is back on the court for Buducnost after a lengthy layoff and is only looking forward Tue, 24 Nov 2015 14:40:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023793 24.11.2015 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023793 Back in action on 6 January http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023791/Back+in+action+on+6+January NEWS REPORT: The Women's EHF Champions League Main Round will commence just two days after the last match of the Group Matches Tue, 24 Nov 2015 11:30:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023791 24.11.2015 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023791 Kielce edge Kolding and Perez de Vargas shines http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023782/Kielce+edge+Kolding+and+Perez+de+Vargas+shines GROUP B REVIEW: Two thrilling matches end with close score lines as Barcelona defeat Vardar and Kielce win against Kolding. Sun, 22 Nov 2015 21:10:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023782 22.11.2015 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023782 FTC steamroll Fleury to claim first place http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023781/FTC+steamroll+Fleury+to+claim+first+place GROUP B REVIEW: Szollosi-Zacsik thrashes the Panther’s goal as Fleury record their first defeat of the season. Sun, 22 Nov 2015 19:10:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023781 22.11.2015 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023781 Skjern second after winning Scandinavian derby http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023780/Skjern+second+after+winning+Scandinavian+derby GROUP D REVIEW: Skjern Handbold inch closer to the play-offs with a home win against Elverum. Sun, 22 Nov 2015 18:50:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023780 22.11.2015 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023780 Midtjylland snatch draw after impressive Györ comeback http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023779/Midtjylland+snatch+draw+after+impressive+Gy%c3%b6r+comeback GROUP C REVIEW: FC Midtjylland scrape a last-minute share of the spoils on the home court against Györi Audi ETO KC. Sun, 22 Nov 2015 17:20:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023779 22.11.2015 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023779 PSG demolish Kiel at home http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023778/PSG+demolish+Kiel+at+home GROUP A REVIEW, PART 2: PSG make it look easy against three-time EHF Champions League winners THW Kiel, and Flensburg storm Zagreb’s fortress. Sat, 21 Nov 2015 23:30:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023778 21.11.2015 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023778 Larvik double main round points http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023777/Larvik+double+main+round+points GROUP A REVIEW: Nora Mörk makes a strong comeback from injury as Larvik end the group phase with a win against HCM Baia Mare. Sat, 21 Nov 2015 21:10:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023777 21.11.2015 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023777 Rampant Vardar breeze past Hypo as Lekic shines http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023776/Rampant+Vardar+breeze+past+Hypo+as+Lekic+shines GROUP C REVIEW: Macedonian giants HC Vardar produce a stirring second-half performance to beat Hypo in their final group phase match. Sat, 21 Nov 2015 19:40:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023776 21.11.2015 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023776 Motor take big step towards progression http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023775/Motor+take+big+step+towards+progression MATCH REVIEW: Motor Zaporozhye were in front all the way at home against Baia Mare Sat, 21 Nov 2015 19:30:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023775 21.11.2015 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023775 Knock-out battle heats up with trio on top http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023774/Knock-out+battle+heats+up+with+trio+on+top GROUP C REVIEW: Wins for Meshkov Brest and Porto heat up the race for the top two spots in the group as the climax of the group phase approaches. Sat, 21 Nov 2015 18:50:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023774 21.11.2015 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023774 Last 16 spots seem out of reach for Celje and Besiktas http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023773/Last+16+spots+seem+out+of+reach+for+Celje+and+Besiktas GROUP A REVIEW, PART 1: Veszprem and Plock win their second duels to continue on their path to the knock-out stages Sat, 21 Nov 2015 18:20:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023773 21.11.2015 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023773 Thüringer HC clinch main round berth with ease http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023772/Th%c3%bcringer+HC+clinch+main+round+berth+with+ease GROUP B REVIEW: The German champions are in the main round after a massive win against Podravka, who will continue in the Cup Winners’ Cup Sat, 21 Nov 2015 16:20:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023772 21.11.2015 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023772 Rostov-Don overpower Krim to maintain perfect record http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023771/Rostov-Don+overpower+Krim+to+maintain+perfect+record GROUP A REVIEW: Russian giants Rostov-Don beat RK Krim Mercator 36:31 and storm into the Women’s EHF Champions League main round with six wins from as many games. Fri, 20 Nov 2015 21:06:24 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023771 20.11.2015 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023771 Group D favorites don't stumble in final round http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023769/Group+D+favorites+don%27t+stumble+in+final+round GROUP D REVIEW: On the final day of group play, Buducnost survive an early scare to win 29:25 against Lublin, while Bucuresti beat Sävehof 27:22. Fri, 20 Nov 2015 20:50:03 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023769 20.11.2015 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023769 Battle for main round points going down to the wire http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023767/Battle+for+main+round+points+going+down+to+the+wire GROUP C PREVIEW: Györi Audi ETO KC and FC Midtjylland clash in their efforts to take as many points as they can into the main round after the winter break Fri, 20 Nov 2015 15:30:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023767 20.11.2015 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023767 Unbeaten rivals clash for main round points in Budapest http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023766/Unbeaten+rivals+clash+for+main+round+points+in+Budapest GROUP B PREVIEW: Ferencvaros welcome Fleury Loiret in a top spot decider; a draw is enough for Thüringer to clinch a Main Round berth Fri, 20 Nov 2015 15:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023766 20.11.2015 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023766 More than sport on this 'Super-Saturday' http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023764/More+than+sport+on+this+%27Super-Saturday%27 GROUP A PREVIEW: Paris host THW in a top clash; Zagreb want to get back to winning ways again against Flensburg Fri, 20 Nov 2015 14:10:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023764 20.11.2015 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023764 Dragon’s Den receives a modern Iberian battle http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023761/Dragon%e2%80%99s+Den+receives+a+modern+Iberian+battle FEATURE: The relationship between Portugal and Spain has had its ups and downs throughout history and their centuries-old rivalry continues - on the handball court Fri, 20 Nov 2015 10:50:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023761 20.11.2015 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023761 Lazarov brothers battle at the top of Group B http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023760/Lazarov+brothers+battle+at+the+top+of+Group+B FACE TO FACE: The most famous family name in Macedonian handball is represented on both sides of the court when HC Vardar take on FC Barcelona Lassa Fri, 20 Nov 2015 10:30:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023760 20.11.2015 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023760 Kadetten run riot over Metalurg in second half http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023759/Kadetten+run+riot+over+Metalurg+in+second+half GROUP D REVIEW: Kadetten Schaffhausen boost their VELUX EHF Champions League Group Phase Knockout hopes further after 10 goal win at home. Thu, 19 Nov 2015 22:10:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023759 19.11.2015 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023759 Medvedi beat Vojvodina in Chekhov to keep the dream alive http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023758/Medvedi+beat+Vojvodina+in+Chekhov+to+keep+the+dream+alive GROUP C REVIEW: With a small chance of qualifying through to the VELUX EHF Champions League Group Phase Knockout, Chekhovskie Medvedi showed one of their better performances this season Thu, 19 Nov 2015 20:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023758 19.11.2015 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023758 Larvik and Baia Mare in battle for main round points http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023753/Larvik+and+Baia+Mare+in+battle+for+main+round+points GROUP A PREVIEW: All main round teams have been found, but there is still much at stake in the last round Thu, 19 Nov 2015 12:29:28 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023753 19.11.2015 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023753 Injury-hit Buducnost and Bucuresti hope to end the group on a high note http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023752/Injury-hit+Buducnost+and+Bucuresti+hope+to+end+the+group+on+a+high+note GROUP D PREVIEW: Romanian and Montenegrin champions aim to finish the group in style, with wins on their home courts Thu, 19 Nov 2015 11:40:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023752 19.11.2015 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023752 Szeged stun Kristianstad and Rhein-Neckar complete emphatic double http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023748/Szeged+stun+Kristianstad+and+Rhein-Neckar+complete+emphatic+double GROUP B REVIEW: Szeged staged a thrilling second half comeback to beat Kristianstad whilst Rhein-Neckar Löwen strolled to victory against Montpellier. Wed, 18 Nov 2015 19:10:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023748 18.11.2015 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023748 Iberian clash at the top of Group C http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023746/Iberian+clash+at+the+top+of+Group+C GROUP C PREVIEW: Porto and La Rioja set for key encounter in the chase for a place in the top two Wed, 18 Nov 2015 16:30:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023746 18.11.2015 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023746 Handball stands together for Paris http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023745/Handball+stands+together+for+Paris As the world continues to look on in shock at the events that took place in Paris, the handball community joins together to condemn the terrorist attacks in France Wed, 18 Nov 2015 15:44:47 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/023745