en European Handball Federation http://www.eurohandball.com Handball stories, news and interviews Fri, 24 Jan 2020 13:07:03 GMT Fri, 24 Jan 2020 13:07:03 GMT www.eurohandball.com Content Copyright by the European Handball Federation and EHF Marketing (c) 1994-2020 office@eurohandball.com European Handball Federation http://www.eurohandball.com 0 0 Women’s EHF EURO 2024 host revealed on Saturday http://www.eurohandball.com/article/034055/Women%e2%80%99s+EHF+EURO+2024+host+revealed+on+Saturday NEWS: The hosts for the first Women’s EHF EURO to feature 24 teams will be decided at the EHF Extraordinary Congress on Saturday Fri, 24 Jan 2020 12:03:48 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/034055 24.01.2020 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/034055 THC and Odense seeking to clinch quarter-final berths http://www.eurohandball.com/article/034043/THC+and+Odense+seeking+to+clinch+quarter-final+berths ROUND PREVIEW: Thüringer HC and Odense Håndbold can potentially clinch early quarter-final berths in the Women's EHF Cup group phase this weekend, with ehfTV.com again live streaming six matches Fri, 24 Jan 2020 10:30:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/034043 24.01.2020 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/034043 Györ aim to extend record unbeaten streak against flawless Brest http://www.eurohandball.com/article/034041/Gy%c3%b6r+aim+to+extend+record+unbeaten+streak+against+flawless+Brest GROUP 2 PREVIEW: The DELO WOMEN’S EHF Champions League is back with a bang as two teams with flawless records, Györi Audi ETO KC and Brest Bretagne Handball, face each other in main round group 2 Fri, 24 Jan 2020 10:30:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/034041 24.01.2020 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/034041 Velenje striving for more in the EHF Cup http://www.eurohandball.com/article/034002/Velenje+striving+for+more+in+the+EHF+Cup MEN'S EHF CUP COUNTDOWN #15: RK Gorenje Velenje (SLO). After reaching the Men's EHF Cup group phase, RK Gorenje Velenje are hungry for more success Fri, 24 Jan 2020 10:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/034002 24.01.2020 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/034002 Metz and Rostov to clash in France http://www.eurohandball.com/article/034039/Metz+and+Rostov+to+clash+in+France GROUP 1 PREVIEW: Having topped their groups in the group matches, Metz and Rostov will now play each other in France in a mouth-watering clash in the DELO WOMEN'S EHF Champions League main round Fri, 24 Jan 2020 10:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/034039 24.01.2020 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/034039 Court of Handball suspends Cisnadie coach for one match http://www.eurohandball.com/article/034048/Court+of+Handball+suspends+Cisnadie+coach+for+one+match OFFICIAL STATEMENT: The head coach of Magura Cisnadie Alexandru Mircea Weber will miss the fourth round game of his team in the Women's EHF Cup. Thu, 23 Jan 2020 21:44:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/034048 23.01.2020 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/034048 Test yourself with our pre-main round quiz http://www.eurohandball.com/article/034042/Test+yourself+with+our+pre-main+round+quiz QUIZ: Before the DELO WOMEN'S EHF Champions League resumes this weekend with main round action, test your knowledge of the teams remaining in this season's competition Thu, 23 Jan 2020 13:46:09 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/034042 23.01.2020 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/034042 Unbeaten teams lead power rankings ahead of the main round http://www.eurohandball.com/article/034038/Unbeaten+teams+lead+power+rankings+ahead+of+the+main+round POWER RANKINGS: The DELO WOMEN’S EHF Champions League resumes this weekend and here we analyse what the best eight teams left in the competition have done this winter, but who leads the power rankings heading into the main round? Thu, 23 Jan 2020 11:24:41 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/034038 23.01.2020 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/034038 Benfica looking for European glory http://www.eurohandball.com/article/034010/Benfica+looking+for+European+glory MEN'S EHF CUP COUNTDOWN #16: SL Benfica (POR). Portugal's national team have guaranteed their highest ever placing at an EHF EURO, and SL Benfica begin the EHF Cup group phase with hopes of European glory in 2020 Thu, 23 Jan 2020 10:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/034010 23.01.2020 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/034010 Portugal beat Hungary and send Slovenia to the semis http://www.eurohandball.com/article/034036/Portugal+beat+Hungary+and+send+Slovenia+to+the+semis AT-A-GLANCE: Hungary's loss to Portugal means that Slovenia are through to the semi-finals; group I sees two draws and a win for Germany; Sweden beat Iceland Wed, 22 Jan 2020 22:39:43 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/034036 22.01.2020 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/034036 Polman: “Why would Esbjerg not be able to achieve something crazy?” http://www.eurohandball.com/article/034035/Polman%3a+%e2%80%9cWhy+would+Esbjerg+not+be+able+to+achieve+something+crazy%3f%e2%80%9d FEATURE: Six weeks after starring at the World Championship, Dutch standout Estavana Polman is eager for more success when her Team Esbjerg start in the DELO WOMEN’S EHF Champions League main round this weekend Wed, 22 Jan 2020 17:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/034035 22.01.2020 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/034035 Szucsánszki: “The time has come to beat CSM” http://www.eurohandball.com/article/034034/Szucs%c3%a1nszki%3a+%e2%80%9cThe+time+has+come+to+beat+CSM%e2%80%9d INTERVIEW: Following her maternity leave, FTC centre back Zita Szucsánszki will return to the DELO WOMEN’S EHF Champions League after more than a year in Saturday’s Match of the Week against CSM Bucuresti Wed, 22 Jan 2020 15:20:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/034034 22.01.2020 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/034034 How does qualification for the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games work? http://www.eurohandball.com/article/034033/How+does+qualification+for+the+Tokyo+2020+Olympic+Games+work%3f ROAD MAP: Find out how the Olympic Qualification Tournaments work for European teams Wed, 22 Jan 2020 13:44:07 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/034033 22.01.2020 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/034033 Dujshebaev and Pascual give their EHF EURO verdict http://www.eurohandball.com/article/034023/Dujshebaev+and+Pascual+give+their+EHF+EURO+verdict INTERVIEW: Legendary coaches Talant Dujshebaev and Xavi Pascual give their thoughts on the EHF EURO, and Spain’s chances of ending the curse of the defending champions Wed, 22 Jan 2020 13:33:33 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/034023 22.01.2020 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/034023 Meet us at SPOBIS! http://www.eurohandball.com/article/034022/Meet+us+at+SPOBIS! 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If the answer is yes, then EHF and its daughter company EHF Marketing Gmbh want to hear from you Wed, 22 Jan 2020 11:19:51 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/034022 22.01.2020 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/034022 Swedish win puts Norway in semis; Slovenia and Hungary must wait http://www.eurohandball.com/article/034021/Swedish+win+puts+Norway+in+semis%3b+Slovenia+and+Hungary+must+wait AT-A-GLANCE: Sweden finally win a main round match and send Norway to the semi-finals; Slovenia and Hungary's fate depends on Wednesday's matches Tue, 21 Jan 2020 22:50:07 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/034021 21.01.2020 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/034021 Modern coaching methods, innovative technology and top matches http://www.eurohandball.com/article/034020/Modern+coaching+methods%2c+innovative+technology+and+top+matches FEATURE: A total of 35 upcoming EHF Master Coaches from 14 different countries started their course on the fringes of the EHF EURO 2020 in Vienna Tue, 21 Jan 2020 12:42:35 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/034020 21.01.2020 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/034020 Spain book ticket to Stockholm; Croatia and Germany win http://www.eurohandball.com/article/034013/Spain+book+ticket+to+Stockholm%3b+Croatia+and+Germany+win AT-A-GLANCE: Croatia held on to beat the Czech Republic 22:21, extending their winning run; Spain take control in the second half against Belarus; Germany inflict Austria's biggest ever EHF EURO loss Mon, 20 Jan 2020 22:20:41 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/034013 20.01.2020 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/034013 Iceland and Hungary still in the running after wins against Portugal and Slovenia http://www.eurohandball.com/article/034001/Iceland+and+Hungary+still+in+the+running+after+wins+against+Portugal+and+Slovenia AT-A-GLANCE: Iceland were back on form, beating Portugal 28:25; Slovenia's streak was broken by Hungary; but Norway beat Sweden Sun, 19 Jan 2020 20:44:41 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/034001 19.01.2020 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/034001 Finland, Belgium and Estonia proceed to the next stage http://www.eurohandball.com/article/034000/Finland%2c+Belgium+and+Estonia+proceed+to+the+next+stage REVIEW: The field of participants for the Men’s EHF EURO 2022 qualification was completed on Sunday night Sun, 19 Jan 2020 20:27:23 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/034000 19.01.2020 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/034000 Lada take first points through clear win in Norway http://www.eurohandball.com/article/033997/Lada+take+first+points+through+clear+win+in+Norway GROUP D REVIEW: Handball Club Lada took their first points in the Women´s EHF Cup group matches, as they could fly home from Norway with a five-goal win against Storhamar Handball Elite Sun, 19 Jan 2020 19:35:32 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/033997 19.01.2020 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/033997 10-goal Groot outburst leads Odense to third win in a row http://www.eurohandball.com/article/033995/10-goal+Groot+outburst+leads+Odense+to+third+win+in+a+row GROUP C REVIEW: They struggled for 40 minutes, but Odense proved to be too powerful for Bistrita in the end, as they took their third win in a row, 25:19. Sun, 19 Jan 2020 17:01:24 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/033995 19.01.2020 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/033995 Bold victory for Kobenhavn over Cisnadie http://www.eurohandball.com/article/033993/Bold+victory+for+Kobenhavn+over+Cisnadie GROUP B REVIEW: Kobenhavn Handball did not allow Magura Cisnadie to gain any hope as they built a commanding lead and stayed continuously out of the Romanian club’s sight Sun, 19 Jan 2020 15:12:30 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/033993 19.01.2020 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/033993 Spain and Croatia remain undefeated http://www.eurohandball.com/article/033985/Spain+and+Croatia+remain+undefeated AT-A-GLANCE: Belarus take their first main round victory; Spain and Croatia are still unbeaten Sat, 18 Jan 2020 23:37:07 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/033985 18.01.2020 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/033985 Herning-Ikast lose first point in thriller http://www.eurohandball.com/article/033984/Herning-Ikast+lose+first+point+in+thriller GROUP D REVIEW: Playing in Bietigheim, a penalty save by Herning-Ikast goalkeeper Jessica Ryde gave Herning-Ikast the chance to win the game with 20 seconds left but they did not take it Sat, 18 Jan 2020 22:00:33 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/033984 18.01.2020 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/033984 ÉRD earn first win of the season http://www.eurohandball.com/article/033983/%c3%89RD+earn+first+win+of+the+season GROUP C REVIEW: The Hungarian side, who were left frustrated in the dying minutes of the first two rounds, enjoyed a commanding win against hapless Lublin, 29:24 Sat, 18 Jan 2020 20:50:06 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/033983 18.01.2020 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/033983 Fair draw between Siófok and Podravka http://www.eurohandball.com/article/033982/Fair+draw+between+Si%c3%b3fok+and+Podravka GROUP B REVIEW: Drama until the end after HC Podravka Vegeta seal an unlikely draw on the road at Siófok to stay level at the top Sat, 18 Jan 2020 19:30:40 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/033982 18.01.2020 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/033982 THC march on as Kastamonu claim first victory http://www.eurohandball.com/article/033981/THC+march+on+as+Kastamonu+claim+first+victory GROUP A REVIEW: After two straight defeats Kastamonu Belediyesi GSK finally made their fans happy, beating DHK Banik Most, while Thüringer HC made another step towards the quarter-final, comfortably winning away at Debrecen Sat, 18 Jan 2020 17:04:43 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/033981 18.01.2020 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/033981 The road to Egypt continues in April http://www.eurohandball.com/article/033978/The+road+to+Egypt+continues+in+April OVERVIEW: For the first time ever, intermediate play-offs will be played as part of the World Championship qualification Sat, 18 Jan 2020 13:51:16 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/033978 18.01.2020 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/033978 Portugal inflict huge loss on Sweden; Norway and Slovenia also win http://www.eurohandball.com/article/033970/Portugal+inflict+huge+loss+on+Sweden%3b+Norway+and+Slovenia+also+win AT-A-GLANCE: Portugal demolish Sweden 35:25; Slovenia take the first win in main round group II, beating Iceland 30:27; Norway leads Hungary from the start to win 36:29 Fri, 17 Jan 2020 22:52:36 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/033970 17.01.2020 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/033970 Volunteers http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028280/Volunteers Fri, 17 Jan 2020 15:50:32 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028280 17.01.2020 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028280 Hungary welcomes first MOTW in main round http://www.eurohandball.com/article/033822/Hungary+welcomes+first+MOTW+in+main+round NEWS: FTC against CSM will be the Match of the Week in the first weekend of the main round as the DELO WOMEN’S EHF Champions League returns to action next week Fri, 17 Jan 2020 13:40:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/033822 17.01.2020 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/033822 Top-two teams to clash in all four groups http://www.eurohandball.com/article/033959/Top-two+teams+to+clash+in+all+four+groups ROUND PREVIEW: In each group the two best-ranked sides go head to head as the Women’s EHF Cup group phase enters its third weekend, with ehfTV.com livestreaming six matches Fri, 17 Jan 2020 10:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/033959 17.01.2020 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/033959 Croatia and Spain remain undefeated; Germany beat Belarus http://www.eurohandball.com/article/033957/Croatia+and+Spain+remain+undefeated%3b+Germany+beat+Belarus AT-A-GLANCE: Spain have thrown off the main round with another win, setting a new record seven-match winning streak for Los Hispanos; Croatia beat Austria and Germany Belarus Thu, 16 Jan 2020 22:21:44 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/033957 16.01.2020 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/033957 Two tight matches and a giant victory for the ‘Red Wolves’ http://www.eurohandball.com/article/033958/Two+tight+matches+and+a+giant+victory+for+the+%e2%80%98Red+Wolves%e2%80%99 REVIEW: Belgium and Estonia won the first legs of the relegation round for the EHF EURO 2022 qualification, while Finland drew in Georgia Thu, 16 Jan 2020 21:30:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/033958 16.01.2020 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/033958 Hungary overturn Iceland to kick Denmark out of the competition http://www.eurohandball.com/article/033944/Hungary+overturn+Iceland+to+kick+Denmark+out+of+the+competition AT-A-GLANCE: On the final day of the preliminary round Hungary beat Iceland to take the last spot in the main round, while Denmark go home with a win against Russia Wed, 15 Jan 2020 22:20:38 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/033944 15.01.2020 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/033944 Hosts face tough tasks at the Men’s U20 EHF EURO in July http://www.eurohandball.com/article/033943/Hosts+face+tough+tasks+at+the+Men%e2%80%99s+U20+EHF+EURO+in+July DRAW REVIEW: While Austria play against Iceland, Serbia and Norway at the M20 EHF EURO, Italy will clash with Croatia, Spain and Slovenia Wed, 15 Jan 2020 15:12:04 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/033943 15.01.2020 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/033943 Men’s 20 EHF EURO 2020 draw takes place in Vienna http://www.eurohandball.com/article/033934/Men%e2%80%99s+20+EHF+EURO+2020+draw+takes+place+in+Vienna Key players from EHF EURO 2020 main round participants Croatia, Spain, Germany and Austria will help conducting the draw on Wednesday Wed, 15 Jan 2020 01:06:41 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/033934 15.01.2020 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/033934 Austria, Czech Republic, Slovenia and Sweden book main round tickets http://www.eurohandball.com/article/033933/Austria%2c+Czech+Republic%2c+Slovenia+and+Sweden+book+main+round+tickets AT-A-GLANCE: Four more teams take the main round places from groups B and F as North Macedonia, Ukraine, Poland and Switzerland packs for home Tue, 14 Jan 2020 23:50:15 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/033933 14.01.2020 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/033933 Six teams fight for three EHF EURO 2022 qualification stage spots http://www.eurohandball.com/article/033921/Six+teams+fight+for+three+EHF+EURO+2022+qualification+stage+spots PREVIEW: The three lowest-ranked teams from the EHF EURO 2020 qualification face three sides from the first qualification stage of the EHF EURO 2022 as the relegation round gets underway Tue, 14 Jan 2020 11:50:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/033921 14.01.2020 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/033921 Partners gather for first ONSIDE project meeting of 2020 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/033922/Partners+gather+for+first+ONSIDE+project+meeting+of+2020 NEWS: The EHF continues to contribute to the ONSIDE project, having met with other project partners in Birmingham, UK, on 8-9 January Tue, 14 Jan 2020 10:53:15 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/033922 14.01.2020 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/033922 Belarus, Germany, Spain reach main round; Hungary draw with Denmark http://www.eurohandball.com/article/033920/Belarus%2c+Germany%2c+Spain+reach+main+round%3b+Hungary+draw+with+Denmark AT-A-GLANCE: Iceland were dominant against Russia and Hungary drew with Denmark, while Germany, Belarus and Spain won their final preliminary matches against Latvia, Montenegro and the Netherlands to progress Tue, 14 Jan 2020 00:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/033920 14.01.2020 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/033920 Norway and Portugal seal main round tickets http://www.eurohandball.com/article/033908/Norway+and+Portugal+seal+main+round+tickets AT A GLANCE: Wins for both Norway and Portugal mean they have booked the main round tickets from group D in Trondheim Sun, 12 Jan 2020 21:41:59 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/033908 12.01.2020 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/033908 Lithuania and Romania secure last tickets http://www.eurohandball.com/article/033903/Lithuania+and+Romania+secure+last+tickets REVIEW: With the first stage of the qualification for the World Championship 2021 concluded, EHF EURO 2022 host Slovakia are already out Sun, 12 Jan 2020 19:43:16 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/033903 12.01.2020 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/033903 Siófok earn clear win over Cisnadie http://www.eurohandball.com/article/033901/Si%c3%b3fok+earn+clear+win+over+Cisnadie GROUP B REVIEW: The defending champions from Hungary made it two wins out of two matches in group B with a comfortable eight-goal victory in Romania Sun, 12 Jan 2020 16:26:27 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/033901 12.01.2020 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/033901 Thüringer HC too strong for Kastamonu http://www.eurohandball.com/article/033895/Th%c3%bcringer+HC+too+strong+for+Kastamonu GROUP A REVIEW: In a hard-fought match, the German side defeated Kastamonu Belediyesi by three goals Sun, 12 Jan 2020 16:00:27 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/033895 12.01.2020 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/033895 Russia and Kielce top EHF EURO 2020 Champions League ranking http://www.eurohandball.com/article/033888/Russia+and+Kielce+top+EHF+EURO+2020+Champions+League+ranking FACTS AND FIGURES: A total of 162 VELUX EHF Champions League players are currently on court at the biggest ever EHF EURO Sun, 12 Jan 2020 11:54:26 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/033888 12.01.2020 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/033888 Iceland beat Denmark, Spain steamroll Germany http://www.eurohandball.com/article/033887/Iceland+beat+Denmark%2c+Spain+steamroll+Germany AT A GLANCE: The Netherlands and Montenegro have both picked up their first-ever EHF EURO victory, beating Latvia and Serbia respectively; Spain, Iceland, Croatia and Hungary also win Sat, 11 Jan 2020 22:26:04 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/033887 11.01.2020 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/033887 Israel remain on the road to Egypt http://www.eurohandball.com/article/033884/Israel+remain+on+the+road+to+Egypt ROUND REVIEW: Oleg Boutenko’s team book ticket to next stage of world championship qualification after a well-deserved, but finally close win against Greece Sat, 11 Jan 2020 22:19:52 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/033884 11.01.2020 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/033884 Herning-Ikast go top, Storhamar earn late win http://www.eurohandball.com/article/033881/Herning-Ikast+go+top%2c+Storhamar+earn+late+win GROUP D REVIEW: With only 12 players on their roster, Herning-Ikast still came away from Lada with a clear win, while Storhamar used a last-second goal to down Bietigheim Sat, 11 Jan 2020 17:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/033881 11.01.2020 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/033881 Second-half revival earns Podravka win in Denmark http://www.eurohandball.com/article/033880/Second-half+revival+earns+Podravka+win+in+Denmark GROUP B REVIEW: The Croatian champions trailed at half-time but outscored Kobenhavn Handball after the break to earn their second win of the competition Sat, 11 Jan 2020 16:20:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/033880 11.01.2020 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/033880 DVSC down Most for second straight win http://www.eurohandball.com/article/033879/DVSC+down+Most+for+second+straight+win GROUP A REVIEW: Free-flowing attack in the second half helped the Hungarian sider to comfortably beat Banik Most on home court Sat, 11 Jan 2020 16:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/033879 11.01.2020 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/033879 Odense beat Lublin by 17 goals, Bistrita salvage draw http://www.eurohandball.com/article/033877/Odense+beat+Lublin+by+17+goals%2c+Bistrita+salvage+draw GROUP C REVIEW: Odense took their second win in a row, 35:18, against MKS Lublin, while ÉRD came back from five goals to draw with CS Gloria 2018 Sat, 11 Jan 2020 14:40:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/033877 11.01.2020 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/033877 Portugal shock France, Lazarov beats the buzzer for North Macedonia http://www.eurohandball.com/article/033866/Portugal+shock+France%2c+Lazarov+beats+the+buzzer+for+North+Macedonia AT A GLANCE: Portugal took a magnificent opening victory over France; Kiril Lazarov's last-second goal secured a win for North Macedonia; Switzerland, Austria, Norway and Slovenia also won Fri, 10 Jan 2020 23:23:40 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/033866 10.01.2020 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/033866 Seven teams want to build on winning start http://www.eurohandball.com/article/033856/Seven+teams+want+to+build+on+winning+start ROUND PREVIEW: The road to the quarter-final is still long but tension in the Women’s EHF Cup group phase is gradually building, as six second-round matches will be streamed live on ehfTV.com this weekend Fri, 10 Jan 2020 12:30:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/033856 10.01.2020 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/033856 Former champions Spain and Germany join Belarus and Croatia with opening wins http://www.eurohandball.com/article/033849/Former+champions+Spain+and+Germany+join+Belarus+and+Croatia+with+opening+wins AT A GLANCE: There were strong performances from the debutant teams but ultimately the favourites triumphed in all four matches on day 1, with wins for Belarus, Croatia, Germany and Spain Thu, 09 Jan 2020 23:19:12 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/033849 09.01.2020 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/033849 EHF Marketing supports Plan International Happy Childhood project http://www.eurohandball.com/article/033824/EHF+Marketing+supports+Plan+International+Happy+Childhood+project Through the power of handball, Plan International, the official charity partner of the VELUX EHF Champions League, supports those less fortunate in Brazil Thu, 09 Jan 2020 15:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/033824 09.01.2020 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/033824 “Feels like coming home”: Rostov back Abbingh to join Odense http://www.eurohandball.com/article/033839/%e2%80%9cFeels+like+coming+home%e2%80%9d%3a+Rostov+back+Abbingh+to+join+Odense INTERVIEW: Left back Lois Abbingh will leave last season’s DELO WOMEN'S EHF Champions League runners-up Rostov-Don in the summer to join ambitious Danish side Odense, where she will be reunited with Tess Wester and Nycke Groot Thu, 09 Jan 2020 15:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/033839 09.01.2020 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/033839 Fans and sponsors set to benefit from biggest ever production and digital offering at EHF EURO 2020 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/033826/Fans+and+sponsors+set+to+benefit+from+biggest+ever+production+and+digital+offering+at+EHF+EURO+2020 MEDIA RELEASE: Innovative content delivery to extend reach of Europe's flagship handball tournament Thu, 09 Jan 2020 09:55:45 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/033826 09.01.2020 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/033826 Henk Lenaerts has passed away http://www.eurohandball.com/article/033834/Henk+Lenaerts+has+passed+away Vice President of the Court of Handball died at the age of 67 Thu, 09 Jan 2020 00:14:30 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/033834 09.01.2020 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/033834 Israel set stage for “final” against Greece thanks to last-second draw http://www.eurohandball.com/article/033832/Israel+set+stage+for+%e2%80%9cfinal%e2%80%9d+against+Greece+thanks+to+last-second+draw DAY REVIEW: Israel turn an eight-goal deficit in Finland into a crucial point and end the hopes of the hosts on the way to the World Championship 2021 Wed, 08 Jan 2020 20:09:44 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/033832 08.01.2020 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/033832 The online home of the EHF EURO is ehf-euro.com http://www.eurohandball.com/article/033829/The+online+home+of+the+EHF+EURO+is+ehf-euro.com NEWS: Visit ehf.euro.com for all the latest news from the Men's EHF EURO 2020 Wed, 08 Jan 2020 19:45:16 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/033829 08.01.2020 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/033829 Luc Steins: “The EHF EURO is a perfect stage for our young guns” http://www.eurohandball.com/article/033825/Luc+Steins%3a+%e2%80%9cThe+EHF+EURO+is+a+perfect+stage+for+our+young+guns%e2%80%9d INTERVIEW: Playmaker Luc Steins hopes for a miracle against Germany in the Netherlands’ first ever EHF EURO match on Thursday Wed, 08 Jan 2020 17:54:57 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/033825 08.01.2020 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/033825 Klavs Bruun Jørgensen steps down as Danish women’s coach http://www.eurohandball.com/article/033823/Klavs+Bruun+J%c3%b8rgensen+steps+down+as+Danish+women%e2%80%99s+coach NEWS: Klavs Bruun Jørgensen has agreed with the Danish Handball Federation to step down as coach of the Danish women’s national team with immediate effect Wed, 08 Jan 2020 15:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/033823 08.01.2020 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/033823 Curtain raiser for two debutants, crucial opener in Graz http://www.eurohandball.com/article/033820/Curtain+raiser+for+two+debutants%2c+crucial+opener+in+Graz PREVIEW: Netherlands and Latvia will play their first ever EHF EURO matches in Trondheim, while Belarus and Serbia duel for important points Wed, 08 Jan 2020 13:44:44 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/033820 08.01.2020 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/033820 KINEXON provides an all-new handball experience at the EHF EUROs until 2024 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/033819/KINEXON+provides+an+all-new+handball+experience+at+the+EHF+EUROs+until+2024 MEDIA RELEASE: Six venues, 24 teams and 65 matches: Ahead of tomorrow’s throw-off of EHF EURO 2020, the European Handball Federation (EHF) and KINEXON Sports & Media GmbH (KINEXON) announce their long-term partnership. Wed, 08 Jan 2020 11:34:43 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/033819 08.01.2020 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/033819 Massaging the mind of referees http://www.eurohandball.com/article/033818/Massaging+the+mind+of+referees FEATURE: Meet the man responsible for boosting the confidence of referees tasked with taking charge of the biggest EHF EURO to date Wed, 08 Jan 2020 11:17:23 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/033818 08.01.2020 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/033818 Germany seeking another EHF EURO miracle http://www.eurohandball.com/article/033817/Germany+seeking+another+EHF+EURO+miracle FEATURE: Just like in 2016, when their injury-hit squad defied the odds and emerged victorious, Germany are suffering from serious injury problems before the EHF EURO Wed, 08 Jan 2020 10:50:44 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/033817 08.01.2020 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/033817 Sweden have gold in sight http://www.eurohandball.com/article/033809/Sweden+have+gold+in+sight EHF EURO COUNTDOWN #1: Sweden. Will home support drive Sweden to their first EHF EURO title since 2002? Wed, 08 Jan 2020 09:28:14 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/033809 08.01.2020 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/033809 Predict EHF EURO 2020 match results for a chance of exclusive prizes http://www.eurohandball.com/article/033814/Predict+EHF+EURO+2020+match+results+for+a+chance+of+exclusive+prizes Predict the results of matches at the Men's EHF EURO 2020 accurately through the official app with amazing prizes on offer for the winning fans. Tue, 07 Jan 2020 21:21:04 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/033814 07.01.2020 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/033814 How clips help keep the peace at EHF EURO 2020 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/033815/How+clips+help+keep+the+peace+at+EHF+EURO+2020 FEATURE: It is not easy being a handball referee – but analysis of their performances are helping those with the whistle strive to meet the ever-growing demands of the game Tue, 07 Jan 2020 18:24:05 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/033815 07.01.2020 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/033815 A taste of EHF EURO in Vienna http://www.eurohandball.com/article/033816/A+taste+of+EHF+EURO+in+Vienna NEWS ROUND-UP: Some 5,000 fans create a great atmosphere in Stadthalle despite Austria's defeat by Germany, while Denmark beat France in the Golden League Tue, 07 Jan 2020 18:05:47 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/033816 07.01.2020 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/033816 Six different winners, 580 matches and 30,856 goals http://www.eurohandball.com/article/033813/Six+different+winners%2c+580+matches+and+30%2c856+goals FACTS AND FIGURES: All you need to know from the history of Men’s EHF EURO events prior to the start of the record-breaking 2020 edition Tue, 07 Jan 2020 14:04:12 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/033813 07.01.2020 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/033813 Three tickets up for grabs for next phase in World Championship qualification http://www.eurohandball.com/article/033812/Three+tickets+up+for+grabs+for+next+phase+in+World+Championship+qualification QUALIFICATION PREVIEW: Two tournaments, in Luxembourg and Italy, and the last four matches in group 2 this week will decide who join Turkey into the next round of the European qualifiers for the Men’s IHF World Championship 2021 Tue, 07 Jan 2020 11:30:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/033812 07.01.2020 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/033812 In-flight specialists ready to soar at EHF EURO 2020 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/033811/In-flight+specialists+ready+to+soar+at+EHF+EURO+2020 FEATURE: There'll be plenty of spectacular in-flight action at the EHF EURO 2020. We've picked five players who will put stars in your eyes with their in-flight goals Tue, 07 Jan 2020 10:54:59 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/033811 07.01.2020 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/033811 Denmark aiming for triple trophies http://www.eurohandball.com/article/033807/Denmark+aiming+for+triple+trophies EHF EURO 2020 COUNTDOWN #2: Denmark. Denmark’s goal at the EHF EURO 2020 is to copy France and win all three major titles. Tue, 07 Jan 2020 09:34:05 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/033807 07.01.2020 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/033807 Grundfos will change lives game by game at EHF EURO 2020 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/033806/Grundfos+will+change+lives+game+by+game+at+EHF+EURO+2020 MEDIA RELEASE: After each match at the Men’s EHF EURO 2020, the best player will receive the Grundfos Player of the Match award – an award which will bring clean water to children in Ethiopia Mon, 06 Jan 2020 14:06:54 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/033806 06.01.2020 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/033806 France want crown back after six years http://www.eurohandball.com/article/033808/France+want+crown+back+after+six+years MEN'S EHF EURO 2020 COUNTDOWN #3: France. The three-time champions last won the title in 2014 and they will include many newcomers when they go for title no. 4 this month Mon, 06 Jan 2020 10:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/033808 06.01.2020 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/033808 Thüringer HC earn both points at Most http://www.eurohandball.com/article/033805/Th%c3%bcringer+HC+earn+both+points+at+Most GROUP A REVIEW: Iveta Koresova’s nine goals helped THC to start their Women's EHF Cup group phase campaign with an away win against Banik Most Sun, 05 Jan 2020 21:45:36 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/033805 05.01.2020 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/033805 Herning-Ikast leave no doubt in Scandinavian derby http://www.eurohandball.com/article/033801/Herning-Ikast+leave+no+doubt+in+Scandinavian+derby GROUP D REVIEW: Herning-Ikast Handbold put down a marker as they opened with a clear home win against Storhamar Handball Elite, while Bietigheim were pushed hard by Lada Sun, 05 Jan 2020 21:18:30 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/033801 05.01.2020 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/033801 Lublin and Bistrita share the spoils http://www.eurohandball.com/article/033804/Lublin+and+Bistrita+share+the+spoils GROUP C REVIEW: There was nothing to separate Lublin and Bistrita in their first game of the group, as the deadlock was not broken iafter 60 minutes, 22:22 Sun, 05 Jan 2020 20:35:52 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/033804 05.01.2020 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/033804 Finnish victory causes new tension http://www.eurohandball.com/article/033803/Finnish+victory+causes+new+tension REVIEW: After the first Greek defeat on the way to the 2021 World Championship, three teams can still proceed to the next stage from Group 2 Sun, 05 Jan 2020 20:15:12 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/033803 05.01.2020 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/033803 Podravka’s speed proves too much for Cisnadie http://www.eurohandball.com/article/033802/Podravka%e2%80%99s+speed+proves+too+much+for+Cisnadie GROUP B REVIEW: HC Podravka Vegeta and Siófok KC Hungary enjoyed comfortable home wins as group B of the Women's EHF Cup group phase got underway Sun, 05 Jan 2020 19:20:27 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/033802 05.01.2020 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/033802 Spain continue good form while brothers do battle http://www.eurohandball.com/article/033800/Spain+continue+good+form+while+brothers+do+battle NEWS ROUND-UP: With just four days remaining until the start of the EHF EURO 2020, Saturday was another busy day for the national teams Sun, 05 Jan 2020 18:41:13 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/033800 05.01.2020 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/033800 Odense grab last-gasp win http://www.eurohandball.com/article/033799/Odense+grab+last-gasp+win GROUP C REVIEW: In a game that neither team managed to lead by more than two goals, Odense opened their account in group C of the EHF Cup with a thrilling last-gasp win against ÉRD Sat, 04 Jan 2020 20:10:48 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/033799 04.01.2020 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/033799 DVSC earn hard-fought win at Kastamonu http://www.eurohandball.com/article/033798/DVSC+earn+hard-fought+win+at+Kastamonu GROUP A REVIEW: Rebela Arany’s goal one minute from full-time secured DVSC Schaeffler two points in an exciting away game against Kastamonu Sat, 04 Jan 2020 15:12:32 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/033798 04.01.2020 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/033798 Favourites win their games, smiles for Slovenia and good news in Sweden http://www.eurohandball.com/article/033797/Favourites+win+their+games%2c+smiles+for+Slovenia+and+good+news+in+Sweden NEWS ROUND-UP: 14 participants of EHF EURO 2020 played friendly games on Friday, while others are preparing for tomorrow’s full slate of matches Sat, 04 Jan 2020 15:02:44 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/033797 04.01.2020 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/033797 Austrian trio in good spirits ahead of EHF EURO 2020 opener http://www.eurohandball.com/article/033796/Austrian+trio+in+good+spirits+ahead+of+EHF+EURO+2020+opener NEWS: Austrians Nikola Bilyk, Robert Weber and Thomas Bauer spoke live to the EHF via the EHF EURO 2020 app ahead of next week’s eagerly anticipated throw-off Fri, 03 Jan 2020 18:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/033796 03.01.2020 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/033796 Friendly games galore, more injuries and a team ready to go http://www.eurohandball.com/article/033795/Friendly+games+galore%2c+more+injuries+and+a+team+ready+to+go NEWS ROUND-UP: There are only six days remaining until the start of the EHF EURO 2020 and the teams are in top gear, ready to fulfil their dreams Fri, 03 Jan 2020 15:43:57 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/033795 03.01.2020 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/033795 Women's EHF Cup group phase gets underway on Saturday http://www.eurohandball.com/article/033794/Women%27s+EHF+Cup+group+phase+gets+underway+on+Saturday ROUND PREVIEW: The Women’s EHF Cup group phase will throw-off on Saturday, as Kastamonu meet DVSC Schaeffler and ÉRD host Odense, while six more matches are scheduled for Sunday Fri, 03 Jan 2020 14:14:52 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/033794 03.01.2020 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/033794 Denmark top final pre-EHF EURO 2020 power ranking http://www.eurohandball.com/article/033793/Denmark+top+final+pre-EHF+EURO+2020+power+ranking POWER RANKINGS: The winner of the EHF EURO 2020 will probably be the team that has the most depth and peaks during the tournament, but which sides can challenge for the gold medal? We answer this question by taking an in-depth look at the six big favourites for the trophy Fri, 03 Jan 2020 12:49:04 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/033793 03.01.2020 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/033793 Legendary Alushovski appointed as Vardar head coach http://www.eurohandball.com/article/033791/Legendary+Alushovski+appointed+as+Vardar+head+coach NEWS: HC Vardar have announced legendary former Macedonian player Stevche Alushovski as their new head coach Fri, 03 Jan 2020 11:05:49 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/033791 03.01.2020 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/033791 Tickets going fast ahead of EHF EURO 2020 throw-off http://www.eurohandball.com/article/033792/Tickets+going+fast+ahead+of+EHF+EURO+2020+throw-off TICKET NEWS: Want to see a piece of the action live? Secure your ticket and save your seat for the Men’s EHF EURO before it’s too late! Fri, 03 Jan 2020 10:27:09 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/033792 03.01.2020 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/033792 Siófok ready to make history http://www.eurohandball.com/article/033780/Si%c3%b3fok+ready+to+make+history WOMEN'S EHF CUP COUNTDOWN #1: Siófok KC Hungary. The Hungarian club return to the group phase as defending champions and are fully prepared for their attempt to make history in the Women's EHF Cup Fri, 03 Jan 2020 10:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/033780 03.01.2020 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/033780 Spain aiming for EHF EURO title defence http://www.eurohandball.com/article/033786/Spain+aiming+for+EHF+EURO+title+defence EHF EURO 2020 COUNTDOWN #4: Spain. Defending the title earned in 2018 after a 24-year wait, Spain are looking for their collective strength to help power them to glory in 2020 Fri, 03 Jan 2020 09:30:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/033786 03.01.2020 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/033786 Greece power past Finland http://www.eurohandball.com/article/033790/Greece+power+past+Finland REVIEW: Seven goals from Charalampos Mallios paved the way for Greece's 36:22 victory aginst Finland, while Israel took second position after beating Cyprus Thu, 02 Jan 2020 20:29:05 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/033790 02.01.2020 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/033790 Team changes, suits and fireworks http://www.eurohandball.com/article/033789/Team+changes%2c+suits+and+fireworks NEWS ROUND-UP: As the countdown to the throw-off begins in earnest we look at the latest news affecting the nations ready to fight for EHF EURO 2020 glory Thu, 02 Jan 2020 14:38:32 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/033789 02.01.2020 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/033789 Five dangerous one-on-one players at EHF EURO 2020 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/033787/Five+dangerous+one-on-one+players+at+EHF+EURO+2020 FEATURE: Being able to use individual skills to seize the initiative in matches is a valuable asset for many players. Here we take a look at five of the best one-on-one players who will feature at EHF EURO 2020 Thu, 02 Jan 2020 11:20:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/033787 02.01.2020 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/033787 Czechs hope for fan support in Vienna http://www.eurohandball.com/article/033788/Czechs+hope+for+fan+support+in+Vienna EHF EURO COUNTDOWN #5: Czech Republic. The Czech team finished in sixth place two years ago, surprising many people, and they are now hoping for increased fan support to inspire a similar result Thu, 02 Jan 2020 10:30:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/033788 02.01.2020 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/033788 Herning-Ikast enter group phase with respect http://www.eurohandball.com/article/033778/Herning-Ikast+enter+group+phase+with+respect WOMEN'S EHF CUP COUNTDOWN #2: Herning-Ikast Handbold (DEN). After reaching the EHF Cup semi-finals last season, Herning-Ikast enter the group phase looking to further their record of European accomplishments Thu, 02 Jan 2020 10:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/033778 02.01.2020 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/033778 Are Slovenia ready for new success? http://www.eurohandball.com/article/033785/Are+Slovenia+ready+for+new+success%3f EHF EURO 2020 COUNTDOWN #6: Slovenia. After Ljubomir Vranjes took over as head coach just weeks before EHF EURO 2020, Slovenia are looking to shine again on the biggest stage Wed, 01 Jan 2020 14:30:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/033785 01.01.2020 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/033785 Greece hope to continue on the road to Egypt http://www.eurohandball.com/article/033782/Greece+hope+to+continue+on+the+road+to+Egypt PREVIEW: The first European qualification stage for the 2021 IHF Men's World Championship continues with four group 2 matches Wed, 01 Jan 2020 10:30:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/033782 01.01.2020 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/033782 Quarter-final is first objective for Kobenhavn http://www.eurohandball.com/article/033777/Quarter-final+is+first+objective+for+Kobenhavn WOMEN'S EHF CUP COUNTDOWN #3: Kobenhavn Handball (DEN). Returning to the Women’s EHF Cup after last season's Champions League adventure, Kobenhavn's first objective is to reach the quarter-finals Wed, 01 Jan 2020 10:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/033777 01.01.2020 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/033777