en European Handball Federation http://www.eurohandball.com Handball stories, news and interviews Wed, 29 Mar 2017 07:20:30 GMT Wed, 29 Mar 2017 07:20:30 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 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 Court of Handball imposes a fine on Glassverket http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028222/Court+of+Handball+imposes+a+fine+on+Glassverket OFFICIAL STATEMENT: Despite reminders from EHF and EHF Marketing the Norwegian club failed to play their EHF Cup Group Phase matches on a court with handball lines only. Mon, 27 Mar 2017 12:38:39 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028222 27.03.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028222 Court of Handball fines Metz http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028221/Court+of+Handball+fines+Metz OFFICIAL STATEMENT: The French club must pay 1,000 EUR for their announcer's behaviour in the main round game against Vardar. Mon, 27 Mar 2017 12:33:45 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028221 27.03.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028221 Göppingen directly to finals while Füchse win group http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028220/G%c3%b6ppingen+directly+to+finals+while+F%c3%bcchse+win+group DAY REVIEW: As the hosts, Frisch Auf Göppingen have gone through to the LIQUI MOLY EHF Cup Finals, while Füchse won their group and qualified for the quarter-finals. Sun, 26 Mar 2017 21:50:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028220 26.03.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028220 Sporting become first team into semi-finals http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028219/Sporting+become+first+team+into+semi-finals MATCH REVIEW: Sporting CP finish the job in the second leg of their double-header against A. C. Doukas in the EHF Men’s Challenge Cup. Sun, 26 Mar 2017 20:50:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028219 26.03.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028219 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 20:20:00 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 17:50:00 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 Sporting and Valur heading for semi-finals http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028214/Sporting+and+Valur+heading+for+semi-finals DAY REVIEW: Sporting CP are close to the semi-finals of the Men’s Challenge Cup after winning the first leg against A. C. Doukas by 12, while Valur also have a very good chance after a three-goal victory in Serbia. Sat, 25 Mar 2017 22:10:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028214 25.03.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028214 Magdeburg first to qualify for quarter-finals http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028213/Magdeburg+first+to+qualify+for+quarter-finals DAY REVIEW: SC Magdeburg are the only team completely sure to reach the quarter-finals after Saturday’s Men’s EHF Cup matches. Sat, 25 Mar 2017 21:40:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028213 25.03.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028213 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 EHF Executive Committee meeting held in Austria http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028211/EHF+Executive+Committee+meeting+held+in+Austria The EHF Office in Vienna played host to the 135th meeting of the EHF Executive Committee on Friday, with the body reaching a number of key decisions including the appointment of the new EHF Secretary General Sat, 25 Mar 2017 12:45:55 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028211 25.03.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028211 Six matches of penultimate round streamed live on ehfTV http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028210/Six+matches+of+penultimate+round+streamed+live+on+ehfTV ROUND PREVIEW: The first quarter-finalists in the Men's EHF Cup will be found in the second last round of the group phase this weekend. Frisch Auf Göppingen may even qualify directly for the LIQUI MOLY EHF CUP FINALS, of which the German club is organiser. Fri, 24 Mar 2017 17:20:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028210 24.03.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028210 Registration starts for Men’s World Championship 2019 Qualification http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028206/Registration+starts+for+Men%e2%80%99s+World+Championship+2019+Qualification NEWS REPORT: European's national federations have been invited to register for the qualification leading up to the Men's World Championship 2019 in Denmark and Germany Fri, 24 Mar 2017 17:13:25 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028206 24.03.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028206 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 16:30:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028208 24.03.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028208 Martin Hausleitner confirmed as new EHF Secretary General http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028209/Martin+Hausleitner+confirmed+as+new+EHF+Secretary+General EHF Executive Committee approves appointment of new EHF Secretary General/Chief Operating Officer starting from 1 August 2017 Fri, 24 Mar 2017 15:14:12 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028209 24.03.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028209 First semi-finalist will be known on Sunday afternoon http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028207/First+semi-finalist+will+be+known+on+Sunday+afternoon ROUND PREVIEW: One double-header in the quarter-finals of the Men's Challenge Cup this weekend will determine the first team to reach the semi-finals. Fri, 24 Mar 2017 15:10:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028207 24.03.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028207 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 13:00:00 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 18:06:47 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 16:19:40 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 Ticket sales starts for the LIQUI MOLY EHF Cup Finals 2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028198/Ticket+sales+starts+for+the+LIQUI+MOLY+EHF+Cup+Finals+2017 NEWS REPORT: Fans can secure now their places in the EWS Arena for one of this season’s highlights Wed, 22 Mar 2017 20:10:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028198 22.03.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028198 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 18:30:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028199 22.03.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028199 Registration for 2017 European Masters closes 10 April http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028197/Registration+for+2017+European+Masters+closes+10+April NEWS: Teams have until 10 April 2017 to register for the 2017 European Masters Handball Championship taking place in Gondomar, Portugal Wed, 22 Mar 2017 17:36:23 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028197 22.03.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028197 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 23:26:17 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028196 21.03.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028196 Omeyer, Narcisse retire from French national team http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028195/Omeyer%2c+Narcisse+retire+from+French+national+team NEWS REPORT: On Tuesday, goalkeeper Thierry Omeyer and centre back Daniel Narcisse announced that they will bid farewell to the team with which they enjoyed literally every success possible in international handball Tue, 21 Mar 2017 18:06:39 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028195 21.03.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028195 LIQUI MOLY confirmed as title sponsor of Men’s EHF Cup Finals http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028194/LIQUI+MOLY+confirmed+as+title+sponsor+of+Men%e2%80%99s+EHF+Cup+Finals PRESS RELEASE: New title sponsor for Men's EHF Cup Finals announced ahead of start of ticket sales for the event to be played in Göppingen on 20/21 May 2017 Tue, 21 Mar 2017 16:30:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028194 21.03.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028194 Facts & figures http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028191/Facts+%26+figures The LANXESS arena can be converted from a playing field to a concert stage, an ice rink or a unique cinema within hours. Tue, 21 Mar 2017 13:41:27 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028191 21.03.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028191 Behind the scenes http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028189/Behind+the+scenes Up to 2000 employees provide for the well-being of the guests in the areas of security, service and catering. Tue, 21 Mar 2017 13:35:20 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028189 21.03.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028189 Home of the stars http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028187/Home+of+the+stars The experiences from the many world renowned events distinguish the LANXESS arena and this is what makes this multifunctional event stage in the heart of Europe so unique. Tue, 21 Mar 2017 13:33:25 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028187 21.03.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028187 An arena with an extensive handball history http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028185/An+arena+with+an+extensive+handball+history Many handball stories have been written in the LANXESS arena, unforgettable teams and events have made this multifunctional arena renowned throughout the world. Tue, 21 Mar 2017 13:30:55 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028185 21.03.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028185 The Venue: The LANXESS arena http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028182/The+Venue%3a+The+LANXESS+arena Tue, 21 Mar 2017 13:27:05 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028182 21.03.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028182 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 12:46:23 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028162 21.03.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028162 Shopping http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028173/Shopping Cologne is one of the most popular places in Germany to go shopping. Tue, 21 Mar 2017 10:57:38 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028173 21.03.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028173 Leisure http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028172/Leisure One out of every four Germans would like to live in Cologne! Tue, 21 Mar 2017 10:55:40 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028172 21.03.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028172 Nightlife http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028171/Nightlife When the sun goes down, Cologne attracts night owls from all around. Tue, 21 Mar 2017 10:44:21 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028171 21.03.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028171 Carnival http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028170/Carnival The “fifth season” is the lifeblood of every real Kölner. Tue, 21 Mar 2017 10:43:11 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028170 21.03.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028170 Arts & Culture http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028169/Arts+%26+Culture Tue, 21 Mar 2017 10:41:28 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028169 21.03.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028169 Sport http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028168/Sport Cologne is a major sporting metropolis with a public traditionally enthusiastic about sport. Tue, 21 Mar 2017 10:35:35 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028168 21.03.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028168 Cologne Cathedral http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028167/Cologne+Cathedral As the landmark of Cologne the Cathedral enjoys worldwide fame. Tue, 21 Mar 2017 10:31:54 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028167 21.03.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028167 Cologne is worth the journey http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028166/Cologne+is+worth+the+journey Tue, 21 Mar 2017 10:20:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028166 21.03.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028166 "Focus on the players" at 2017 EHF Club Manager Seminar http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028164/%22Focus+on+the+players%22+at+2017+EHF+Club+Manager+Seminar NEWS REPORT: The popular seminar's sixth edition once again features prominent speakers from various fields of sport and media management, sport universities, leagues, clubs and federations. Registration ends on 14 April Tue, 21 Mar 2017 06:40:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028164 21.03.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028164 2017 Young Coaches Workshop takes place in Szczyrk, Poland http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028163/2017+Young+Coaches+Workshop+takes+place+in+Szczyrk%2c+Poland NEWS REPORT: The third edition of the EHF's YOung Coaches Workshop takes place from 6 to 11 June in Szczyrk, Poland. Deadline for registrations is 14 April Tue, 21 Mar 2017 06:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028163 21.03.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028163 Faroe Islands, Kosovo receive first right to host EHF EURO Qualification tournaments http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028161/Faroe+Islands%2c+Kosovo+receive+first+right+to+host+EHF+EURO+Qualification+tournaments NEWS REPORT: Finland, Faroe Islands and Greece will battle it out in Group A in the first qualification phase of the Women's EHF EURO 2018, while Israel, Kosovo and Georgia meet in Group B from 9 to 11 June. The tournaments will take place on the Faroe Islands and Kosovo respectively Mon, 20 Mar 2017 15:32:34 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028161 20.03.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028161 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 13:27:03 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028160 20.03.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028160 Tickets für 2017! http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028159/Tickets+f%c3%bcr+2017! Mon, 20 Mar 2017 10:10:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028159 20.03.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028159 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 Lino Cervar returns to the Croatian national team bench http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028157/Lino+Cervar+returns+to+the+Croatian+national+team+bench NEWS REPORT: Seven years after Lino Cervar stepped down as Croatia's national team coach, the 66-year-old has confirmed his return. His one-year-contract includes leading the team to the Men's EHF EURO 2018, arguably one of the biggest challenges in his career Mon, 20 Mar 2017 08:59:07 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028157 20.03.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028157 Twice, only goal difference decides in Women's 19 EHF EURO Qualification http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028156/Twice%2c+only+goal+difference+decides+in+Women%27s+19+EHF+EURO+Qualification REVIEW: The final 13 teams for the Women's 19 EHF EURO 2017 in Slovenia have been confirmed after eight qualification tournaments were played over the weekend Mon, 20 Mar 2017 06:04:27 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028156 20.03.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028156 New beach handball teachíng video published http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028154/New+beach+handball+teach%c3%adng+video+published NEWS REPORT: A new beach handball teaching video focusses on bringing the sport to children and teenagers, emphasing the sport's benefits for the young Fri, 17 Mar 2017 17:02:27 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028154 17.03.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028154 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 16:50:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028155 17.03.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028155 Registration completed for Women's EHF EURO 2018 Qualification; six teams to play Phase 1 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028152/Registration+completed+for+Women%27s+EHF+EURO+2018+Qualification%3b+six+teams+to+play+Phase+1 NEWS REPORT: 32 Teams have registered for the Women's EHF EURO 2018 Qualification. The draw for Phase 1 takes place on 21 March, the draw for Phase 2 exactly one month later Fri, 17 Mar 2017 12:27:01 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028152 17.03.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028152 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 VELUX supports the stars of the future through ‘Let’s Play’ campaign http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028121/VELUX+supports+the+stars+of+the+future+through+%e2%80%98Let%e2%80%99s+Play%e2%80%99+campaign The VELUX Group has officially launched its ‘Let’s Play’ campaign, offering youth teams between the ages of 8 and 14 the chance to receive free handballs Wed, 15 Mar 2017 12:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028121 15.03.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028121 Thrilling group phase delivers positive figures for VELUX EHF Champions League http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028148/Thrilling+group+phase+delivers+positive+figures+for+VELUX+EHF+Champions+League Media figures underline attractiveness of Europe’s premier club handball competition as top teams book their places in next phase Tue, 14 Mar 2017 12:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028148 14.03.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028148 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 17:07:14 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 Two German teams advance to EHF Cup Semi-finals http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028143/Two+German+teams+advance+to+EHF+Cup+Semi-finals QUARTER-FINAL REVIEW: Bietigheim and Metzingen defend their advantages from the first leg, while Nykøbing edge Randers in a Danish derby to advance to the semi-finals. Sun, 12 Mar 2017 21:20:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028143 12.03.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028143 Defending champions Rocasa out of Women's Challenge Cup http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028142/Defending+champions+Rocasa+out+of+Women%27s+Challenge+Cup DAY REVIEW – A three-goal win at home against Lokomotiva Zagreb was not enough for reigning Women's Challenge Cup champions Rocasa Gran Canaria to reach the semi-final of the competition. Sun, 12 Mar 2017 20:50:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028142 12.03.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028142 Huge wins for Granollers and Magdeburg http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028141/Huge+wins+for+Granollers+and+Magdeburg DAY REVIEW: Two of Sunday's three Men's EHF Cup matches ended in double-digit victories for the home teams, while Füchse got a useful away win. Sun, 12 Mar 2017 20:10:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028141 12.03.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028141 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 Revenge for Melsungen, another win for Tatabanya http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028136/Revenge+for+Melsungen%2c+another+win+for+Tatabanya DAY REVIEW: MT Melsungen avenged their defeat against Anaitasuna last weekend with a clear home win, while Grundfos Tatabanya took their second successive victory against KIF Kolding Kobenhavn in the Men’s EHF Cup on Saturday. Sat, 11 Mar 2017 23:30:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028136 11.03.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028136 Five goal deficit no problem for Poruba http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028135/Five+goal+deficit+no+problem+for+Poruba DAY REVIEW: DHC Sokol Poruba turned a five goal deficit from the first leg against Kram Start Elblag into an eight goal win on aggregate, after a big win at home which takes them through to the semi-final of the Women´s Challenge Cup Sat, 11 Mar 2017 22:21:01 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028135 11.03.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028135 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 21:28:09 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 20:23:33 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 Rostov claim first semi-final spot http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028128/Rostov+claim+first+semi-final+spot QUARTER-FINAL REVIEW: Rostov-Don became the first semi-finalist of the Women’s EHF Cup following their second win against Brest Sat, 11 Mar 2017 16:37:04 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028128 11.03.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028128 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 Six teams battle for last three semi-final spots http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028125/Six+teams+battle+for+last+three+semi-final+spots ROUND PREVIEW: In one of the three remaining Women's Challenge Cup Quarter-finals this weekend, defending champions Rocasa need to make up a five-goal deficit from the first leg against Lokomotiva. Fri, 10 Mar 2017 10:40:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028125 10.03.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028125 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 10:10:00 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 Bulatovic and Aguinagalde EHF Players of the Month for February http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028119/Bulatovic+and+Aguinagalde+EHF+Players+of+the+Month+for+February NEWS REPORT: Kielce’s line player and Buducnost right back top the ranking of the EHF expert panel Thu, 09 Mar 2017 15:10:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028119 09.03.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028119 First meetings of year for boards http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028117/First+meetings+of+year+for+boards Nations Board, Professional Handball Board and the Women’s Handball Board all met in Vienna on 6/7 March for the first of their scheduled meetings of the year Thu, 09 Mar 2017 14:20:28 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028117 09.03.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028117 Trefilov: "We will fight to the death" http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028118/Trefilov%3a+%22We+will+fight+to+the+death%22 QUARTER-FINAL PREVIEW: Rostov-Don are close to the semi-final after the first-leg win in Brest, while their country-fellows Kuban face a much bigger challenge in their home game against SG BBM Bietigheim. Thu, 09 Mar 2017 14:10:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028118 09.03.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028118 The elephant in the room http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028116/The+elephant+in+the+room BLOG: ehfTV commentator analyses the situation in Veszprem ahead of the final Match of the Week of the VELUX EHF Champions League Group Phase between the Hungarian side and SG Flensburg-Handewitt Thu, 09 Mar 2017 09:50:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028116 09.03.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028116 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 18:40:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028114 08.03.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028114 Strong second half earns Göppingen clear win http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028115/Strong+second+half+earns+G%c3%b6ppingen+clear+win MATCH REVIEW: Frisch Aug Göppingen got their fourth win in four group matches with an eight goal victory at home against HC Midtjylland. Wed, 08 Mar 2017 18:40:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028115 08.03.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028115 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 18:30:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028113 08.03.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028113 Final chance to join the EHF EURO 2020 Qualification http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028112/Final+chance+to+join+the+EHF+EURO+2020+Qualification NEWS REPORT: The groups have been drawn for IHF Emerging Nations Championship 2017 in Bulgaria which for the European teams participating is the final chance to secure a place in the EHF EURO 2020 Qualification Wed, 08 Mar 2017 13:41:05 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028112 08.03.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028112 Media accreditation starts for EHF Cup Finals 2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028111/Media+accreditation+starts+for+EHF+Cup+Finals+2017 Written media, photographers, online, TV and radio representatives can now submit their request for accreditation to the Men's EHF Cup Finals 2017, taking place in Göppingen on 20/21 May Wed, 08 Mar 2017 11:40:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028111 08.03.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028111 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 Polish federation stages handball summer camp http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028109/Polish+federation+stages+handball+summer+camp NEWS REPORT: The next edition of the federation's well-known international handball camp for girls born in 2002 or younger takes place from 3 to 13 August Tue, 07 Mar 2017 17:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028109 07.03.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028109 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 13:40:25 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028108 07.03.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028108 Participants confirmed for Beach Handball EUROs 2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028104/Participants+confirmed+for+Beach+Handball+EUROs+2017 NEWS REPORT: 29 senior and 27 under 17 teams will take to the sandy courts at Jarun Lake when the Beach Handball EUROs come to Croatia in June. With 56 teams in total, it will be the biggest final tournament to date Tue, 07 Mar 2017 12:20:29 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028104 07.03.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028104 Crunch time as group phase reaches half-way mark http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028106/Crunch+time+as+group+phase+reaches+half-way+mark ROUND PREVIEW: All teams in the various groups of the Men’s EHF Cup Group Phase have met each other once, and now prepare for the second-leg clashes with the first match of the week on Wednesday. Tue, 07 Mar 2017 12:10:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028106 07.03.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028106 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 09:20:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028103 07.03.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028103 Gudmundsson steps down with immediate effect http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028102/Gudmundsson+steps+down+with+immediate+effect NEWS REPORT: Nikolaj Jacobsen will be in charge of the Danish national team for the last four EURO qualifiers this season Mon, 06 Mar 2017 17:42:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028102 06.03.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028102 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 15:47:20 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028100 06.03.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028100 Sweden, Norway take additional places at U21/U19 World Championships http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028099/Sweden%2c+Norway+take+additional+places+at+U21%2fU19+World+Championships NEWS REPORT: With no team from Oceania participating, Sweden for the Men's U21 World Championship 2017 and Norway for the U19 tournament take over an additional place for Europe Mon, 06 Mar 2017 14:04:28 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028099 06.03.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028099 Beach Commission makes its plans for next four years http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028098/Beach+Commission+makes+its+plans+for+next+four+years The EHF’s Beach Handball Commission met from the first time in its new four-year period with three new members in attendance Mon, 06 Mar 2017 11:16:59 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028098 06.03.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028098 Groups confirmed for Men's 17 European Open 2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028097/Groups+confirmed+for+Men%27s+17+European+Open+2017 NEWS REPORT: The Men's 17 European Open will take place from 3 to 7 July in Gothenburg with 16 teams in action - and for the first time in a new age category Mon, 06 Mar 2017 10:45:19 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028097 06.03.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028097 Record year for EHF EURO events http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028077/Record+year+for+EHF+EURO+events Latest TV figures from Women’s EHF EURO 2016 in Sweden confirm record-breaking year for the European Handball Federation’s flagship national team events Mon, 06 Mar 2017 10:02:24 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028077 06.03.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028077 Save the date: Next EHF Scientific Conference takes place in November http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028096/Save+the+date%3a+Next+EHF+Scientific+Conference+takes+place+in+November NEWS REPORT: The 2017 edition of the EHF Scientific Conference will take place on 17/18 November in Vienna with a focus on the players' health and equipment issues Mon, 06 Mar 2017 09:10:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028096 06.03.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028096 Randers win Danish derby http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028095/Randers+win+Danish+derby QUARTER-FINALS REVIEW: SG BBM Bietigheim beat Kuban by a comfortable margin, and Randers HK defeat Nykobing Falster in the Women’s EHF Cup Quarter-finals on Sunday. Sun, 05 Mar 2017 23:40:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028095 05.03.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028095 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 First group phase points for Saint-Raphael http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028093/First+group+phase+points+for+Saint-Raphael MATCH REVIEW: Saint-Raphael Var Handball earned their first points in the group phase of the Men’s EHF Cup 2016/17 when they won by seven goals in Slovenia on Sunday. Sun, 05 Mar 2017 21:10:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028093 05.03.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028093 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 21:00:00 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 Virto/Quintus qualify for semi-finals, chances open in remaining ties http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028090/Virto%2fQuintus+qualify+for+semi-finals%2c+chances+open+in+remaining+ties ROUND REVIEW: Virto/Quintus are the first team through to the semi-finals of the Women’s Challenge Cup after they left no doubt in the double header at home against Zug. Sun, 05 Mar 2017 20:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028090 05.03.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028090 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 19:10:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028089 05.03.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028089 First defeats for Kolding and Melsungen http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028088/First+defeats+for+Kolding+and+Melsungen EHF CUP REVIEW: KIF Kolding Kobenhavn and MT Melsungen suffer first defeats, while Porto claim first win of the Men’s EHF Cup Group Phase on Saturday. Sat, 04 Mar 2017 23:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028088 04.03.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028088 Rostov take step towards semi-final http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028087/Rostov+take+step+towards+semi-final QUARTER-FINAL REVIEW: Rostov comfortably won in Brest, while Metzingen beat Nantes in the first leg of the Women’s EHF Cup Quarter-final Sat, 04 Mar 2017 22:46:26 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028087 04.03.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028087 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 ebt Finals mascot Sandy meets the Pope http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028078/ebt+Finals+mascot+Sandy+meets+the+Pope NEWS REPORT: Pope Francis blessed the European Beach Handball Tour Finals mascot as it was presented by the organisers of the May's event in Gaeta, Italy Fri, 03 Mar 2017 16:26:09 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028078 03.03.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028078 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 12:24:06 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028075 03.03.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028075 Espen Lie Hansen, a happy Norwegian in Denmark http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028074/Espen+Lie+Hansen%2c+a+happy+Norwegian+in+Denmark FEATURE: It was tough for him to get back to everyday handball at HC Midtjylland after winning silver with Norway at the World Championship. But Espen Lie Hansen does not regret his second stint in Denmark at all. Fri, 03 Mar 2017 08:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028074 03.03.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028074 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 Danish clubs and French coaches clash in EHF Cup http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028071/Danish+clubs+and+French+coaches+clash+in+EHF+Cup QUARTER-FINAL PREVIEW: Eight clubs feature in a promising first knockout round of the Women's EHF Cup this weekend. Thu, 02 Mar 2017 19:40:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028071 02.03.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028071 First semi-finalist to be named this weekend http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028070/First+semi-finalist+to+be+named+this+weekend ROUND PREVIEW: One double header on the agenda as the quarter-finals of the Women’s Challenge Cup throw off this weekend Thu, 02 Mar 2017 16:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028070 02.03.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028070 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 12:35:22 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028068 02.03.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028068 Ambitious Rostov aiming to win Women's EHF Cup http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028066/Ambitious+Rostov+aiming+to+win+Women%27s+EHF+Cup FEATURE: Following their early elimination from the Women's EHF Champions League, and a change of head coach, Rostov-Don impressed in the EHF Cup Group Phase and hope to continue their good form in the knockout phase. Thu, 02 Mar 2017 08:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028066 02.03.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028066 Füchse stay perfect in Group A of Men's EHF Cup http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028067/F%c3%bcchse+stay+perfect+in+Group+A+of+Men%27s+EHF+Cup MATCH REVIEW – Füchse Berlin had no problems winning the big game at the top of Group A, defeating GOG 37:29. Wed, 01 Mar 2017 21:45:09 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028067 01.03.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028067 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 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 15:30:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028061 01.03.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028061 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 First round of meetings for new commissions in Vienna http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028063/First+round+of+meetings+for+new+commissions+in+Vienna Newly elected Competitions and Methods Commissions met in Vienna at the end of February 2017 Tue, 28 Feb 2017 17:15:56 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028063 28.02.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028063 Nykøbing and Randers happy about Danish derby http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028060/Nyk%c3%b8bing+and+Randers+happy+about+Danish+derby FEATURE- Nykøbing coach Niels Agesen and Randers centre back Mie Højlund are confident ahead of the all-Danish quarter-final in the Women’s EHF Cup. Tue, 28 Feb 2017 17:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028060 28.02.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028060 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 15:50:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028051 28.02.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028051 Schedule change for W17 EHF Championship http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028059/Schedule+change+for+W17+EHF+Championship ANNOUNCEMENT: Youth event in FYR Macedonia has been brought forward and will now be played 31 July to 6 August 2017 Tue, 28 Feb 2017 15:03:46 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028059 28.02.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028059 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 Undefeated teams to open round three http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028058/Undefeated+teams+to+open+round+three ROUND PREVIEW– The third round in the Men's EHF Cup Group Phase gets off to an early start with a top game in Group 1 on Wednesday. Tue, 28 Feb 2017 13:30:25 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028058 28.02.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028058 Men's Challenge Cup Quarter-finals drawn http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028056/Men%27s+Challenge+Cup+Quarter-finals+drawn NEWS REPORT: The draw for the quarter-finals and semi-finals of the European Cup competition has taken place in the EHF Headquarters in Vienna Tue, 28 Feb 2017 11:40:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028056 28.02.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028056 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 Men's Challenge Cup Quarter & Semi-finals draw on live stream http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028053/Men%27s+Challenge+Cup+Quarter+%26+Semi-finals+draw+on+live+stream NEWS REPORT: Draws for both the quarter-finals and semi-finals to take place in EHF headquaters on Tuesday 28 February Mon, 27 Feb 2017 17:30:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028053 27.02.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028053 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 14:37:49 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 JMS Hurry-Up overturn 11-goal deficit to make quarter-finals http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028048/JMS+Hurry-Up+overturn+11-goal+deficit+to+make+quarter-finals ROUND REVIEW – A 13 goal win on Sunday made Dutch side JMS Hurry-Up one of the four last teams to qualify for the quarter-finals of the Men´s Challenge Cup after overturning an 11-goal deficit. Sun, 26 Feb 2017 21:10:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028048 26.02.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028048 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 22:00:00 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 19:10:00 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 17:40:00 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 19:54:24 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028040 24.02.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028040 Registration opens for ebt Finals in Gaeta http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028039/Registration+opens+for+ebt+Finals+in+Gaeta NEWS REPORT: The 2017 edition of the ebt Finals will see Europe's best beach handball teams gathering in Gaeta, Italy Fri, 24 Feb 2017 16:45:48 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028039 24.02.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028039 Men's Challenge Cup seeks last 4 quarter-finalists http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028038/Men%27s+Challenge+Cup+seeks+last+4+quarter-finalists ROUND PREVIEW: The fight is on for the last four quarter-final spots in the Men's Challenge Cup this weekend after four teams already made it through last week. Fri, 24 Feb 2017 15:20:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028038 24.02.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028038 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 12:10:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028037 24.02.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028037 EHF Lecturer Roman Filz releases new DVD with goalkeeper exercises http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028033/EHF+Lecturer+Roman+Filz+releases+new+DVD+with+goalkeeper+exercises NEWS REPORT: The 2016 edition of Roman Filz's goalkeeper DVD focusses in particular on stabilisation, dynamics and passing exercises Fri, 24 Feb 2017 09:30:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028033 24.02.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028033 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 Carlos Viver takes over Spain’s ‘Guerreras’ http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028032/Carlos+Viver+takes+over+Spain%e2%80%99s+%e2%80%98Guerreras%e2%80%99 NEWS REPORT: Current Fraikin BM. Granollers Carlos Viver has been appointed new head coach of Spain’s women’s national team with the task to lead it back to glory Thu, 23 Feb 2017 15:37:23 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028032 23.02.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028032 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 Slavko Miljanović 1958-2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028031/Slavko+Miljanovi%c4%87+1958-2017 The Serbian Handball Federation has reported the death of the former EHF referee, Slavko Miljanović, in Belgrade on Wednesday, 22 February 2017. Thu, 23 Feb 2017 12:57:20 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028031 23.02.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028031 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. Tue, 21 Feb 2017 18:58:08 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028025 21.02.2017 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 09:40:00 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 19:24:47 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028020 20.02.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028020 Cocks push Melsungen to the limit in thrilling match http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028019/Cocks+push+Melsungen+to+the+limit+in+thrilling+match DAY REVIEW: Defending Men's EHF Cup champions Frisch Auf Göppingen had to fight for an away win against Porto on Sunday Sun, 19 Feb 2017 22:30:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028019 19.02.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028019 Away goals send Valur to quarter-final in dramatic double-header http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028018/Away+goals+send+Valur+to+quarter-final+in+dramatic+double-header ROUND REVIEW: Turda, Dudelange, Sporting and Valur are the first four Men's Challenge Cup quarter-finalists. Sun, 19 Feb 2017 21:40:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028018 19.02.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028018 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 GOG take second win in succession in Men’s EHF Cup http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028016/GOG+take+second+win+in+succession+in+Men%e2%80%99s+EHF+Cup DAY REVIEW: GOG took their second successive win, while KIF Kolding Kobenhavn and S.L. Benfica earned their first victories in Saturday’s Men’s EHF Cup matches. Sat, 18 Feb 2017 23:20:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028016 18.02.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028016 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 21:00:00 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 20:40:00 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 14:40:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028011 17.02.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028011 EHF Cup Group Phase debutants put to the test again http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028010/EHF+Cup+Group+Phase+debutants+put+to+the+test+again ROUND PREVIEW: Three debutants in this season’s EHF Cup Group Phase won their Round 1 matches, but Round 2 is prone to show that nothing comes easy in this top competition Fri, 17 Feb 2017 12:50:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028010 17.02.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028010 Eight teams battle it out for four quarter-final spots http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028008/Eight+teams+battle+it+out+for+four+quarter-final+spots ROUND PREVIEW: Half of the quarter-finalists in the Men´s Challenge Cup will be known by the end of this weekend. Fri, 17 Feb 2017 09:40:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028008 17.02.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028008 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 13:50:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028006 16.02.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028006 Denmark return to the beach – and new coaches feel the pressure http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028004/Denmark+return+to+the+beach+%e2%80%93+and+new+coaches+feel+the+pressure FEATURE: The Danish Handball Federation has appointed Morten Holmen and Gorm Andersen to lead their beach handball teams at the EURO 2017 in Zagreb, Denmark’s first appearance at this level since 2013 Thu, 16 Feb 2017 10:40:42 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028004 16.02.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028004 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 21:57:53 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 "A great as player and person" http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028001/%22A+great+as+player+and+person%22 OBITUARY: Former teammates and coaches remember Russian Olympic, world, EHF EURO champion and first EHF EURO top scorer, Vasily Kudinov, who passed away at the age of 47 on 11 February Wed, 15 Feb 2017 08:34:31 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028001 15.02.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028001 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 17:08:18 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 14:47:10 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027999 14.02.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027999 2017 "RINCK" Convention Seminar takes place in Vienna http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027998/2017+%22RINCK%22+Convention+Seminar+takes+place+in+Vienna NEWS REPORT: Representatives from more than 30 signatory member federations gathered at the EHF Office on 9/10 February for the "RINCK" Convention Seminar Tue, 14 Feb 2017 13:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027998 14.02.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027998 EHF Cup and Challenge Cup quarter-final pairings drawn http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027997/EHF+Cup+and+Challenge+Cup+quarter-final+pairings+drawn NEWS REPORT: The draw for the quarter-finals and semi-finals for both European cup competitions have been drawn in the EHF Headquarters in Vienna Tue, 14 Feb 2017 12:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027997 14.02.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027997 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 Bekescsabai Elöre NKSE's appeal rejected http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027996/Bekescsabai+El%c3%b6re+NKSE%27s+appeal+rejected NEWS REPORT: EHF Court of Appeal upholds the decision of first instance and hence confirmed the €500 fine to be paid by the Hungarian club Tue, 14 Feb 2017 10:02:22 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027996 14.02.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027996 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 4 nations, 1 former winner still in Women's EHF Cup http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027992/4+nations%2c+1+former+winner+still+in+Women%27s+EHF+Cup FACTS AND FIGURES: All numbers you need to know ahead of Tuesday's draw of the Women's EHF Cup quarter-finals. Mon, 13 Feb 2017 20:10:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027992 13.02.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027992 Women's EHF Cup and Challenge Cup knock-out stage draws on live stream http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027990/Women%27s+EHF+Cup+and+Challenge+Cup+knock-out+stage+draws+on+live+stream NEWS REPORT: Draws for both the quarter-finals and semi-finals to take place in EHF headquaters on Tuesday 14 February Mon, 13 Feb 2017 11:50:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027990 13.02.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027990 Bietigheim grab the last quarter-final berth http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027986/Bietigheim+grab+the+last+quarter-final+berth DAY REVIEW: A victory against ERD HC allowed SG BBM Bietigheim to take the second place in Group C and progress to the next round. Sun, 12 Feb 2017 21:50:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027986 12.02.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027986 Quarter-final of the Women's Challenge Cup set http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027989/Quarter-final+of+the+Women%27s+Challenge+Cup+set ROUND REVIEW: Two double-headers and five second legs this weekend complete the Last 16 in the Women's Challenge Cup. Sun, 12 Feb 2017 21:40:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027989 12.02.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027989 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 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. Sun, 12 Feb 2017 20:21:17 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027987 12.02.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027987 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. Sun, 12 Feb 2017 19:55:06 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027985 12.02.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027985 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 19:50:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027984 12.02.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027984 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. Sun, 12 Feb 2017 18:05:46 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027983 12.02.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027983 Turda heading for quarter-final http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027982/Turda+heading+for+quarter-final MATCH REVIEW – AHC Potaissa Turda have set a steady course towards the quarter-final of the Men’s Challenge Cup after their four-goal win in Luxembourg on Saturday evening. Sun, 12 Feb 2017 17:50:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027982 12.02.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027982 Vardar snatch two points in unexpected thriller http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027981/Vardar+snatch+two+points+in+unexpected+thriller GROUP 1 REVIEW: HC Vardar earn their eighth successive victory in the EHF Champions League 2016/17 after a nerve-wracking match against THC. Sun, 12 Feb 2017 16:22:08 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027981 12.02.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027981 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 Super Saturday for German and Danish clubs http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027980/Super+Saturday+for+German+and+Danish+clubs ROUND REVIEW – Clubs from Denmark and Germany remained undefeated in the first round of the Men's EHF Cup Group Phase on Saturday. Sat, 11 Feb 2017 23:50:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027980 11.02.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027980 Byasen and Lada eliminated from EHF Cup http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027979/Byasen+and+Lada+eliminated+from+EHF+Cup DAY REVIEW: Following their away losses, Byasen Trondheim and Handball Club Lada have no chance left to advance to the Women’s EHF Cup quarter-final. Sat, 11 Feb 2017 21:30:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027979 11.02.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027979 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 TATRAN beat La Rioja for the first time to climb up the standings http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027974/TATRAN+beat+La+Rioja+for+the+first+time+to+climb+up+the+standings GROUP C REVIEW: TATRAN Presov triumphed over La Rioja for the first time ever to end their season on a high Sat, 11 Feb 2017 18:20:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027974 11.02.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027974 No mistakes for FC Midtjylland as Jörgensen shines http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027973/No+mistakes+for+FC+Midtjylland+as+J%c3%b6rgensen+shines GROUP 2 REVIEW: Another home win for FC Midtjylland, 28:19 against Krim, propelled the Danish side to second place in the group Sat, 11 Feb 2017 17:20:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027973 11.02.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027973 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 18:40:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027972 10.02.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027972 The battle to follow Virto/Quintus into the final eight http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027971/The+battle+to+follow+Virto%2fQuintus+into+the+final+eight ROUND PREVIEW: The final battles for the remaining seven quarter-final berths in the Women’s Challenge Cup take place this weekend. Fri, 10 Feb 2017 17:40:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027971 10.02.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027971 EHF launches Snapchat magazine show http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027967/EHF+launches+Snapchat+magazine+show NEWS REPORT: To complement its coverage of the VELUX EHF Champions League, the EHF Media and Communications Department has launched “The Handball Zap” for Snapchat, a magazine show specifically produced for the growing social media channel Fri, 10 Feb 2017 16:30:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027967 10.02.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027967 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 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 13:11:40 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027969 10.02.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027969 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 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 12:15:49 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027968 10.02.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027968 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 Hard-fought opening win for Füchse in Slovenia http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027964/Hard-fought+opening+win+for+F%c3%bcchse+in+Slovenia MATCH REVIEW – Füchse Berlin had to work harder than the final score indicates, as the Bundesliga team visited European debutants Riko Ribnica Thursday evening. Thu, 09 Feb 2017 23:01:30 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027964 09.02.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027964 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 22:20:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027962 09.02.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027962 2013 finalists in early Last 16 start http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027961/2013+finalists+in+early+Last+16+start MATCH PREVIEW – The Last 16 of the Men´s Challenge Cup start already this weekend, as Handball Esch receive AHC Potaissa Turda Thu, 09 Feb 2017 19:20:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027961 09.02.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027961 New web periodical online http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027955/New+web+periodical+online NEWS REPORT: In this new web periodical Union of University Handball Teachers member Dr. Manuel Montoya shares his analysis of numerical inferiority actions during the positional attack phase at the 2016 Rio Olympic Games Thu, 09 Feb 2017 16:10:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027955 09.02.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027955 Three quarter-final spots still at stake http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027960/Three+quarter-final+spots+still+at+stake ROUND PREVIEW: The last three quarter-finalists of the Women's EHF Cup are to be determined during the weekend Thu, 09 Feb 2017 15:40:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027960 09.02.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027960 Kurtovic and Sagosen earn January’s Player of the Month award http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027959/Kurtovic+and+Sagosen+earn+January%e2%80%99s+Player+of+the+Month+award NEWS REPORT: After team gold and silver for Norway at the Women’s EHF EURO and the Men’s World Championship respectively, Norway’s best also reap individual awards as Amanda Kurtovic and Sander Sagosen are awarded EHF Players of the Month Thu, 09 Feb 2017 14:55:32 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027959 09.02.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027959 Tatabanya open group phase with home victory http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027958/Tatabanya+open+group+phase+with+home+victory MATCH REVIEW: Grundfos Tatabanya KC win their first European cup group phase match ever against another group phase debutant, Maccabi CASTRO Tel Aviv. Wed, 08 Feb 2017 22:49:05 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027958 08.02.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027958 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 Reigning champions launch their ‘home finals’ mission http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027956/Reigning+champions+launch+their+%e2%80%98home+finals%e2%80%99+mission FEATURE: Defending champions Frisch Auf Göppingen are confident of going all the way again Wed, 08 Feb 2017 17:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027956 08.02.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027956 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 Rematch of 2002 Champions League Semi-final http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027952/Rematch+of+2002+Champions+League+Semi-final ROUND PREVIEW: KIF Kolding Kobenhavn and SC Magdeburg’s meeting in the first round of the EHF Cup Group Phase will be a remake of the penultimate EHF Champions League 2001/02 game. Tue, 07 Feb 2017 17:51:27 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027952 07.02.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027952 Axitour Communication Systems signs three-year partnership to equip top referees http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027949/Axitour+Communication+Systems+signs+three-year+partnership+to+equip+top+referees The EHF has announced a new partnership with Dutch company Axitour Communication Systems to supply its top referees with headsets Tue, 07 Feb 2017 13:09:33 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027949 07.02.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027949 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 10:35:09 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027951 07.02.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027951 GOG return to Europe after a seven-year absence http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027950/GOG+return+to+Europe+after+a+seven-year+absence Men’s EHF Cup countdown – part 16: Danish side GOG’s expectations are humble after their last European Cup appearance dates back to 2010. But the squad fields some strong players, including three World Championship 2017 silver medallists Tue, 07 Feb 2017 09:50:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027950 07.02.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027950 S.L. Benfica see group phase as opportunity to develop http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027948/S.L.+Benfica+see+group+phase+as+opportunity+to+develop Men’s EHF Cup countdown – part 15: S. L. Benfica head coach has deeply analysed his team’s upcoming opponents and despite all challenges he sees a potential chance to reach the quarter-finals Mon, 06 Feb 2017 09:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027948 06.02.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027948 Women's Challenge Cup defending champions virtually in quarter-finals http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027947/Women%27s+Challenge+Cup+defending+champions+virtually+in+quarter-finals ROUND REVIEW: After a 13-goal away win in Slovenia, Rocasa Gran Canaria are practically already in the quarter-final of the Women's Challenge Cup, Virto/Quintus are confirmed, CZE, CRO, SWE and ESP sides expected to go through after second legs. Sun, 05 Feb 2017 21:40:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027947 05.02.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027947 Rostov secure Women's EHF Cup Group C top spot, Brest impressive http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027946/Rostov+secure+Women%27s+EHF+Cup+Group+C+top+spot%2c+Brest+impressive DAY REVIEW: Rostov-Don become the fifth team to guarantee a spot in the Women’s EHF Cup quarter-finals along with the other winners from today, Brest Bretagne. Sun, 05 Feb 2017 20:40:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027946 05.02.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027946 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 19:30:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027945 05.02.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027945 Cocks’ participation a huge promotion for handball in Finland http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027936/Cocks%e2%80%99+participation+a+huge+promotion+for+handball+in+Finland Men’s EHF Cup countdown – part 14: Finnish team Cocks have reached the group phase for the first time and do not just want to make up the numbers Sun, 05 Feb 2017 12:50:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027936 05.02.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027936 Four teams through to the quarter-final http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027944/Four+teams+through+to+the+quarter-final DAY REVIEW: Randers HK, Nantes Loire Atlantique, Kuban and Brest Bretagne Handball are certain of advancing from their groups to the quarter-final. Sat, 04 Feb 2017 23:49:05 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027944 04.02.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027944 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 22:42:03 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 21:52:17 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 20:28:55 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 Helvetia Anaitasuna enter group phase with plenty of ambitions http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027935/Helvetia+Anaitasuna+enter+group+phase+with+plenty+of+ambitions Men’s EHF Cup countdown - part 13: The club from the Spanish city of Pamplona is certain that the learning curve it went through last season pays off this time around Sat, 04 Feb 2017 12:10:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027935 04.02.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027935 Christian Prokop becomes new German national team coach http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027939/Christian+Prokop+becomes+new+German+national+team+coach NEWS REPORT: On the day of the farewell to Dagur Sigurdsson, the German Handball Federation has presented the Icelander's successor: SC DHfK Leipzig coach Christian Prokop takes over Sat, 04 Feb 2017 09:35:44 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027939 04.02.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027939 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 Will it be second time lucky for MT Melsungen? http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027934/Will+it+be+second+time+lucky+for+MT+Melsungen%3f Men’s EHF Cup countdown – part 12: Two years after they went out narrowly in the quarter-finals, German club MT Melsungen returns to the EHF Cup Group Phase Fri, 03 Feb 2017 11:40:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027934 03.02.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027934 First quarter-finalists to be named in Round 5 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027933/First+quarter-finalists+to+be+named+in+Round+5 ROUND PREVIEW: The weekend Women's EHF Cup matches are expected to see the first teams secure their tickets to the next round. Fri, 03 Feb 2017 11:10:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027933 03.02.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027933 Reigning champions go to Slovenia in Challenge Cup Last 16 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027932/Reigning+champions+go+to+Slovenia+in+Challenge+Cup+Last+16 ROUND PREVIEW: Women’s Challenge Cup resumes with seven matches in the Last 16 this weekend Fri, 03 Feb 2017 10:20:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027932 03.02.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027932 Farewell to the Bad Boys’ father http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027931/Farewell+to+the+Bad+Boys%e2%80%99+father FEATURE: After his contract officially ended on 31 January, the German Bundesliga’s All-star Game on Friday will see the emotional farewell to Germany head coach Dagur Sigurdsson Fri, 03 Feb 2017 09:57:22 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027931 03.02.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027931 Second Hungary job for Ljubomir Vranjes http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027930/Second+Hungary+job+for+Ljubomir+Vranjes NEWS REPORT: Ljubomir Vranjes will not only take over Telekom Veszprém as head coach, he will also be in charge of Hungary’s men’s national team, the federation announced on Thursday Thu, 02 Feb 2017 13:31:51 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027930 02.02.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027930 Historic achievement for Maccabi CASTRO Tel Aviv http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027929/Historic+achievement+for+Maccabi+CASTRO+Tel+Aviv Men’s EHF Cup countdown - part 11: For the first time, a club from Israel has made it to the group phase of the competition Thu, 02 Feb 2017 10:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027929 02.02.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027929 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 14:10:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027928 01.02.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027928 Beach handball goes back to the roots for ebt Finals http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027927/Beach+handball+goes+back+to+the+roots+for+ebt+Finals NEWS REPORT: The 2017 edition of the ebt Finals will see Europe's best beach handball teams gathering in Gaeta, Italy, the place where the first Beach Handball EURO took place in 2000 Wed, 01 Feb 2017 11:23:20 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027927 01.02.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027927 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 10:50:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027925 01.02.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027925 SCM coach Wiegert calls group phase “something special” http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027924/SCM+coach+Wiegert+calls+group+phase+%e2%80%9csomething+special%e2%80%9d Men’s EHF Cup countdown - part 10: SC Magdeburg hope to reach the Finals for the first time since the EHF Cup is played in its new format Wed, 01 Feb 2017 10:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027924 01.02.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027924 Croatian Handball Federation parts ways with men’s head coach Babic http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027923/Croatian+Handball+Federation+parts+ways+with+men%e2%80%99s+head+coach+Babic NEWS REPORT: Only days after their fourth place finish at the Men’s World Championship 2017 and one year out of the EHF EURO 2018 in Croatia, one of the most important position in Croatian men’s handball is vacant Wed, 01 Feb 2017 06:33:18 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027923 01.02.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027923 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 Future Women's World Championships go to Spain and Denmark/Norway/Sweden http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027921/Future+Women%27s+World+Championships+go+to+Spain+and+Denmark%2fNorway%2fSweden NEWS REPORT: The International Handball Federation has awarded the Women's World Championships in 2021 and 2023, with the 2021 event being hosted by Spain and the trio of Denmark, Norway and Sweden hosting the event in 2023 Tue, 31 Jan 2017 11:38:49 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027921 31.01.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027921 Matic tells his players to remain realistic http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027920/Matic+tells+his+players+to+remain+realistic Men’s EHF Cup countdown - part 9: Hungarian side Grundfos Tatabanya KC has reached the EHF Cup Group Phase for the first time and head coach Vladan Matic is proud of what the team has already achieved Tue, 31 Jan 2017 08:50:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027920 31.01.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027920 Ortega’s mastermind shall guide KIF to the quarter-final http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027919/Ortega%e2%80%99s+mastermind+shall+guide+KIF+to+the+quarter-final Men’s EHF Cup countdown – part 8: Carlos Antonio Ortega has led KIF Kolding Kobenhavn for a year now and is keen to steer the club beyond the Men’s EHF Cup Group Phase Mon, 30 Jan 2017 14:40:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027919 30.01.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027919 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 13:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027918 30.01.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027918 “Allez Les Bleus!” France take sixth World Championship title in style http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027917/%e2%80%9cAllez+Les+Bleus!%e2%80%9d+France+take+sixth+World+Championship+title+in+style REVIEW: The hosts of the Men’s World Championship 2017 beat Norway 33:26 in the final to record a ninth win in their ninth match, successfully defend their title and top the podium for a record sixth time Mon, 30 Jan 2017 09:54:04 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027917 30.01.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027917 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 22:40:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027916 29.01.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027916 Randers end Nantes winning streak; Brest earn a draw after exciting comeback http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027915/Randers+end+Nantes+winning+streak%3b+Brest+earn+a+draw+after+exciting+comeback DAY REVIEW: Randers end Nantes winning streak, while Brest rescued a point in a thrilling game against Alba Fehervar. Sun, 29 Jan 2017 21:36:40 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027915 29.01.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027915 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 17:53:12 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027914 29.01.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027914 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 17:47:38 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027913 29.01.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027913 Porto determined not to let end things too soon http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027903/Porto+determined+not+to+let+end+things+too+soon Men’s EHF Cup countdown - part 7: After the hardship of three qualification rounds in the EHF Cup, Futebol Clube do Porto enter the group phase with their ambitions still being high Sun, 29 Jan 2017 10:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027903 29.01.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027903 Slovenia win World Championship bronze after incredible comeback http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027911/Slovenia+win+World+Championship+bronze+after+incredible+comeback PREVIEW: By scoring seven goals in the final eight minutes of the game and conceding only one, Slovenia beat Croatia 31:30 to secure bronze at the World Championship 2017 on Saturday Sun, 29 Jan 2017 08:40:25 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027911 29.01.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027911 Successful day for Russian teams; Scandinavian teams split points again http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027910/Successful+day+for+Russian+teams%3b+Scandinavian+teams+split+points+again DAY REVIEW: Russian teams Kuban, Rostov and Lada are victorious against German opponents, while Scandinavian teams Nykøbing and Glassverket split points again. Sat, 28 Jan 2017 22:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027910 28.01.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027910 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 21:50:00 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 With the start of the group phase, a new era begins for HC Midtjylland http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027902/With+the+start+of+the+group+phase%2c+a+new+era+begins+for+HC+Midtjylland Men’s EHF Cup countdown – part 6: Danish club HC Midtjylland want to use the EHF Cup Group Phase to grow as a team but also as an organisation Sat, 28 Jan 2017 10:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027902 28.01.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027902 Norway beat Croatia to set up final clash against France http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027906/Norway+beat+Croatia+to+set+up+final+clash+against+France PREVIEW: For the first time in its men's national team history, Norway have reached the final of a World Championship, beating Croatia 28:25 in the semi-final on Friday night Sat, 28 Jan 2017 07:47:29 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027906 28.01.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027906 EHF Cup Quarter-final picture to become clearer in Round 4 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027904/EHF+Cup+Quarter-final+picture+to+become+clearer+in+Round+4 ROUND PREVIEW: With three victories in three matches, Nantes travel to Randers with the hope of staying invincible in a round which will go a long way to deciding the quarter-finalists Fri, 27 Jan 2017 23:30:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027904 27.01.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027904 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 14:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027897 27.01.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027897 Granollers do not fear their tough group http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027899/Granollers+do+not+fear+their+tough+group Men’s EHF Cup countdown – part 5: Fraikin BM Granollers have been drawn to arguably the toughest group in the Men's EHF Cup, but they look forward to matching themselves with the best Fri, 27 Jan 2017 09:20:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027899 27.01.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027899 France reach World Championship Final http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027898/France+reach+World+Championship+Final REVIEW: The French men's national team is one step closer to winning the World Championship 2017 on home ground following a 31:25 win against Slovenia in the semi-final on Thursday Fri, 27 Jan 2017 08:24:36 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027898 27.01.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027898 Videos from EHF Master Coach Course modules published http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027896/Videos+from+EHF+Master+Coach+Course+modules+published The EHF's Competence Academy & Network has published a range of videos related to practical handball demonstrations showcased at the 2016 EHF "RINCK" Convention Open Master Coach and Licensing Course Thu, 26 Jan 2017 17:10:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027896 26.01.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027896 With a new coach at the helm, Füchse Berlin want to go all the way http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027895/With+a+new+coach+at+the+helm%2c+F%c3%bcchse+Berlin+want+to+go+all+the+way Men’s EHF Cup countdown - part 4: Things have not been easy for 2015 Champions Füchse Berlin in the EHF Cup to date, but new coach Petkovic says that his team is eager to book the ticket to the Finals Thu, 26 Jan 2017 15:40:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027895 26.01.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027895 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 A small city enters the big handball stage http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027893/A+small+city+enters+the+big+handball+stage Men’s EHF Cup countdown - part 3: Having reached the group phase is an achievement in itself for RD Riko Ribnica and the Slovenian club hope that it will be able to tease some of the 'big guys' Wed, 25 Jan 2017 16:30:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027893 25.01.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027893 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 15:40:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027892 25.01.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027892 Women's EHF EURO 2016 qualitative analysis published http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027891/Women%27s+EHF+EURO+2016+qualitative+analysis+published NEWS REPORT: EHF Methods Commission member Peter Kovacs has taken a deeper look into the trends of the game at the Women's EHF EURO 2016 Wed, 25 Jan 2017 14:20:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027891 25.01.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027891 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 The race for medals at France 2017 has turned all-European http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027890/The+race+for+medals+at+France+2017+has+turned+all-European REVIEW: Hosts France will face Slovenia in the first semi-final of the Men's World Championship, while Croatia and Norway battle it out in the second match – just like they did at the EHF EURO 2016 Wed, 25 Jan 2017 09:28:06 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027890 25.01.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027890 Saint-Raphael with the trophy in their sights http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027889/Saint-Raphael+with+the+trophy+in+their+sights Men’s EHF Cup countdown - part 2: Saint-Raphael Var Handball (FRA) are aiming to go all the way after missing out on last season’s EHF Cup Finals Tue, 24 Jan 2017 19:50:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027889 24.01.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027889 Champions Göppingen focused on reaching home finals http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027887/Champions+G%c3%b6ppingen+focused+on+reaching+home+finals Men’s EHF Cup countdown - part 1: Frisch Auf Göppingen (GER) will be the first side with the opportunity to defend their title on home court, but still have plenty to do to reach the EHF Cup Finals Mon, 23 Jan 2017 21:10:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027887 23.01.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027887 EHF EURO winners Germany, Olympic gold medallists Denmark exit World Championship after Last 16 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027886/EHF+EURO+winners+Germany%2c+Olympic+gold+medallists+Denmark+exit+World+Championship+after+Last+16 REVIEW: Germany and Denmark have to pack and leave France 2017 after the Last 16, but still seven out of eight quarter-finalists stem from Europe Mon, 23 Jan 2017 09:44:26 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027886 23.01.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027886 Two draws in Women's EHF Cup thrillers http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027885/Two+draws+in+Women%27s+EHF+Cup+thrillers DAY REVIEW: Brest Bretagne Handball and NFH-Nykobing Falster Handboldklub dropped their first points in the Women’s EHF Cup Group Phase Sun, 22 Jan 2017 19:26:16 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027885 22.01.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027885 Nantes seem invincible; Metzingen claim important win against Lada http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027884/Nantes+seem+invincible%3b+Metzingen+claim+important+win+against+Lada DAY REVIEW: Group A leader Nantes have their third straight victory in the Women’s EHF Cup Group Phase, beating rivals Randers HK 25:19, while last season's finalists Metzingen win in Russia Sat, 21 Jan 2017 23:10:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027884 21.01.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027884 13 European teams reach Last 16 of World Championship 2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027883/13+European+teams+reach+Last+16+of+World+Championship+2017 REVIEW: Poland are the only European squad to have to play the Presidents Cup at France 2017, while five of this weekend's Last 16 encounters will feature all-European encounters Sat, 21 Jan 2017 09:16:38 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027883 21.01.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027883 Brest thriving in debut European season http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027882/Brest+thriving+in+debut+European+season FEATURE: Just four years since their drop to France's third tier, Brest Bretagne Handball are making a big splash in their first Women's EHF Cup campaign and Maud-Eva Copy has been a part of the entire journey Fri, 20 Jan 2017 12:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027882 20.01.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027882 Showdown at the top of Group A in Nantes http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027881/Showdown+at+the+top+of+Group+A+in+Nantes ROUND PREVIEW: The third weekend of the Women's EHF Cup Group Phase will see six matches featured live on ehfTV.com Thu, 19 Jan 2017 17:20:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027881 19.01.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027881 Ukrainian Handball Federation fined http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027880/Ukrainian+Handball+Federation+fined NEWS REPORT: The Court of Handball has imposed of fine of 2,000 euro on the Handball Federation of Ukraine for a breach of the EHF EURO Qualification Reguations. Thu, 19 Jan 2017 12:12:34 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027880 19.01.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027880 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 Germany top 2016 nations team ranking http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027868/Germany+top+2016+nations+team+ranking After ranking seventh in 2015, Germany’s national teams took the top position in European handball in 2016 Tue, 17 Jan 2017 07:50:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027868 17.01.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027868 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 Clean sport in 2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027871/Clean+sport+in+2016 Doping control results from the Women’s EHF EURO 2016 in Sweden all return negative, completing another clean year across the EHF’s club and national team competitions Mon, 16 Jan 2017 12:45:25 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027871 16.01.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027871 Group C all square after home victories http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027876/Group+C+all+square+after+home+victories DAY REVIEW: Byasen Trondheim beat Rostov-Don, while ÉRD HC was too strong for SG BBM Bietigheim in Sunday's Women’s EHF Cup matches Sun, 15 Jan 2017 19:40:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027876 15.01.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027876 Thanks to last-second hero, Turkovic, Italy go through http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027877/Thanks+to+last-second+hero%2c+Turkovic%2c+Italy+go+through REVIEW: It was decision time on Sunday, as the first phase of the EHF EURO 2020 Qualification came to an end, which brought a moment to remember for Italy. Sun, 15 Jan 2017 19:30:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027877 15.01.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027877 Four teams maintain 100% record in EHF Cup Group Phase http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027874/Four+teams+maintain+100%25+record+in+EHF+Cup+Group+Phase DAY REVIEW: Randers HK, Nantes Loire Atlantique HB, Brest Bretagne Handball and NFH-Nykøbing Falster Håndboldklub got their second straight victories in the Women’s EHF Cup group phase Sat, 14 Jan 2017 23:20:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027874 14.01.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027874 Greece lead group after eliminating Cyprus http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027873/Greece+lead+group+after+eliminating+Cyprus REVIEW: Greece have become favourites in Group A to advance to the next qualifying phase of EHF EURO 2020, while the dream for Cyprus is over Sat, 14 Jan 2017 21:27:21 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027873 14.01.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027873 Cyprus crush Faroe Islands' qualification dreams http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027872/Cyprus+crush+Faroe+Islands%27+qualification+dreams REVIEW: Cyprus beat Faroe Islands 20:19 in the first phase of the EHF EURO 2020 Qualiification and can potentially already qualify for the next stage on Saturday Sat, 14 Jan 2017 00:12:56 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027872 14.01.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027872 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 15:20:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027869 13.01.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027869 Group leaders clash in Brest and Metzingen http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027867/Group+leaders+clash+in+Brest+and+Metzingen ROUND PREVIEW: The second matchday of the Women's EHF Cup will take place on Saturday and Sunday Fri, 13 Jan 2017 10:40:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027867 13.01.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027867 Final chance for Estonia and Italy http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027866/Final+chance+for+Estonia+and+Italy PREVIEW: It is decision time in Groups B and C on Sunday and soon we will know which teams qualify for the second phase of the EHF EURO 2020 Qualification Fri, 13 Jan 2017 10:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027866 13.01.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027866 Can Faroe Islands follow young history-makers? http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027865/Can+Faroe+Islands+follow+young+history-makers%3f PREVIEW: Less than a week after the Faroe Islands earned their place in the handball history books, the stage will be set again in Torshavn this weekend for EHF EURO 2020 Qualification Thu, 12 Jan 2017 15:18:01 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027865 12.01.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027865 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 EHF EURO 2020 Qualification is the first step to more for Faroe Islands http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027828/EHF+EURO+2020+Qualification+is+the+first+step+to+more+for+Faroe+Islands THE ROAD TO 2020: Kári Nielsen, head coach of the Faroe Islands national Team, believes in his new young squad one day ahead out of its first EHF EURO 2020 qualifiers Thu, 12 Jan 2017 10:50:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027828 12.01.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027828 10-goal Turkish win puts Estonian dream on ice http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027863/10-goal+Turkish+win+puts+Estonian+dream+on+ice REVIEW: Estonia missed their first chance to qualify for the next phase in EHF EURO 2020 Qualification, and Luxembourg took a narrow win over Italy. Wed, 11 Jan 2017 21:52:11 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027863 11.01.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027863 Lazarov and Groot take last EHF Player of the Month awards of 2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027861/Lazarov+and+Groot+take+last+EHF+Player+of+the+Month+awards+of+2016 NEWS REPORT: The monthly awards go to Barcelona right back Kiril Lazarov for his impressive Champions League performance and Györ centre back Nycke Groot for leading the Netherlands to their first ever EHF EURO medal in December. Wed, 11 Jan 2017 14:50:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027861 11.01.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027861 EHF seeks new Secretary General / Chief Operating Officer http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027862/EHF+seeks+new+Secretary+General+%2f+Chief+Operating+Officer Following elections at the EHF Congress in November 2016, the EHF has now begun the recruitment process to find a new Secretary General/COO, based out of the EHF Office in Vienna Wed, 11 Jan 2017 13:30:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027862 11.01.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027862 “I always feel good about playing Lada,” says Hagman http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027860/%e2%80%9cI+always+feel+good+about+playing+Lada%2c%e2%80%9d+says+Hagman INTERVIEW – To Swedish international, Nathalie Hagman, defeating Lada in the EHF Cup with her new team, Nykøbing Falster Håndbold, was no big surprise, as she was also victorious against the Russian team during her time in Holstebro. Wed, 11 Jan 2017 08:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027860 11.01.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027860 14 European teams vie for glory at Men's World Championship 2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027859/14+European+teams+vie+for+glory+at+Men%27s+World+Championship+2017 PREVIEW: Defending champions France and Olympic gold medallists Denmark are the main contenders for the top finish at the World Championship which starts across France on Wednesday Tue, 10 Jan 2017 18:25:29 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027859 10.01.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027859 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 18:20:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027858 10.01.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027858 Estonia enter crucial qualifiers without top star Patrail http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027857/Estonia+enter+crucial+qualifiers+without+top+star+Patrail PREVIEW: One win in two games against Turkey will do for Estonia to enter the next phase of the EHF EURO 2020 Qualification. Their first chance comes already on Wednesday, however they will have to take it without their injured top player Mait Patrail Tue, 10 Jan 2017 13:39:11 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027857 10.01.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027857 Splendid weekend for Danish and Polish handball http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027856/Splendid+weekend+for+Danish+and+Polish+handball NEWS REPORT: Three special awards were given away to successful European handball teams last weekend. Tue, 10 Jan 2017 12:50:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027856 10.01.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027856 Jacobsen: “If you want a top job, you have to be ready to fill big shoes” http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027855/Jacobsen%3a+%e2%80%9cIf+you+want+a+top+job%2c+you+have+to+be+ready+to+fill+big+shoes%e2%80%9d INTERVIEW: Nikolaj Jacobsen is looking forwarding to take on his new job as Denmark's national team coach next season despite knowing that he will also be measured against his predecessors' successes Tue, 10 Jan 2017 11:12:09 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027855 10.01.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027855 Muller and Luxembourg are ready for the next big thing http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027854/Muller+and+Luxembourg+are+ready+for+the+next+big+thing THE ROAD TO 2020: Only two matches against Italy separate the top-scoring left back and his side from reaching the main qualification stage for the EHF EURO 2020 Mon, 09 Jan 2017 13:45:16 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027854 09.01.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027854 Denmark and Russia win thrillers to clinch their Algeria berth http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027853/Denmark+and+Russia+win+thrillers+to+clinch+their+Algeria+berth REVIEW: All twelve European teams – including sensationally Faroe Islands - confirmed for U21 World Championship in July Mon, 09 Jan 2017 10:19:19 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027853 09.01.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027853 Randers win the Scandinavian derby http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027851/Randers+win+the+Scandinavian+derby MATCH REVIEW: Randers HK started the Women’s EHF Cup group stage with a victory against IK Sävehof in Sweden Sun, 08 Jan 2017 22:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027851 08.01.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027851 Shaken Estonians top the table after thriller against Kosovo http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027852/Shaken+Estonians+top+the+table+after+thriller+against+Kosovo REVIEW: Estonia’s hard-earned victory in EHF EURO 2020 qualification is a perfect base for the final clashes with Turkey. Sun, 08 Jan 2017 20:30:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027852 08.01.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027852 French teams seal first group stage victories in Germany http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027850/French+teams+seal+first+group+stage+victories+in+Germany DAY REVIEW: France’s Nantes Loire Atlantique and Brest Bretagne Handball started the Women's EHF Cup group stage with confident victories in Germany, while the Russian teams Kuban and Rostov-Don beat their Hungarian opponents at home Sat, 07 Jan 2017 21:30:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027850 07.01.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027850 Luxembourg remain on road to EHF EURO 2020 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027849/Luxembourg+remain+on+road+to+EHF+EURO+2020 REVIEW: Their second victory against Georgia in three days paves the way for Luxembourg to the true ‘finals’ against Italy next week. Sat, 07 Jan 2017 19:53:51 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027849 07.01.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027849 Macedonians book the ticket, Montenegro stopped by weather chaos http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027848/Macedonians+book+the+ticket%2c+Montenegro+stopped+by+weather+chaos REVIEW: FYR Macedonia are confirmed as first winners of the Men's U21 World Championship Qualification, while an unlucky Montenegro cannot play their matches in Vienna Sat, 07 Jan 2017 09:40:02 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027848 07.01.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027848 Fred Bougeant: from Fleury via Senegal to Rostov http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027847/Fred+Bougeant%3a+from+Fleury+via+Senegal+to+Rostov FEATURE: 2016 has a been a very busy year for Fred Bougeant. Up until June, he was at the wheel in Fleury les Aubrais. Then he led the Senegal women’s national team in the African Championship, before announcing in December that he would be replacing Jan Leslie on Russian side Rostov-Don's bench. Fri, 06 Jan 2017 18:30:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027847 06.01.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027847 New format in a new year http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027846/New+format+in+a+new+year ROUND PREVIEW: The first-ever group round of the new Women's EHF Cup throws off with eight matches this weekend. Fri, 06 Jan 2017 15:40:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027846 06.01.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027846 International debutants expect a close group phase http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027845/International+debutants+expect+a+close+group+phase Women’s EHF Cup countdown: Part 16: Nykøbing Falster Håndboldklub (DEN) Fri, 06 Jan 2017 10:10:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027845 06.01.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027845 Seven tickets to Algeria up for grabs http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027843/Seven+tickets+to+Algeria+up+for+grabs PREVIEW: 28 European teams fight for the qualification to the U21 World Championship - Denmark vs Sweden expected as top duel Thu, 05 Jan 2017 20:11:49 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027843 05.01.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027843 Redemption for the young Norwegians http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027841/Redemption+for+the+young+Norwegians Women’s EHF Cup countdown: Part 15: Glassverket IF (NOR) Thu, 05 Jan 2017 06:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027841 05.01.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027841 Estonia and Luxembourg start with easy victories http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027842/Estonia+and+Luxembourg+start+with+easy+victories REVIEW: Hosts Georgia and Kosovo were left without a chance in their Round 3 matches of the EHF EURO 2020 Qualification Phase 1 Wed, 04 Jan 2017 21:31:58 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027842 04.01.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027842 Lada seek to keep motor running as long as possible http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027840/Lada+seek+to+keep+motor+running+as+long+as+possible Women’s EHF Cup countdown: Part 14: Lada Togliatti (RUS) Wed, 04 Jan 2017 10:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027840 04.01.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027840 Last years‘ finalists want to go all the way again http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027839/Last+years%e2%80%98+finalists+want+to+go+all+the+way+again Women’s EHF Cup countdown: Part 13: TuS Metzingen (GER) Tue, 03 Jan 2017 13:30:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027839 03.01.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027839 Court of Appeal rejects Turkish federation's appeal http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027838/Court+of+Appeal+rejects+Turkish+federation%27s+appeal OFFICIAL STATEMENT: The first instance decision is upheld on the fine for the Turkish Handball Federation. Tue, 03 Jan 2017 12:55:41 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027838 03.01.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027838 Estonia and Luxembourg enter the road to the biggest EURO http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027837/Estonia+and+Luxembourg+enter+the+road+to+the+biggest+EURO PREVIEW: Two double-headers of qualification phase 1 to be carried out this week Tue, 03 Jan 2017 11:57:25 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027837 03.01.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027837 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 Four teams make head start to Men's U21 World Championship Qualification http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027836/Four+teams+make+head+start+to+Men%27s+U21+World+Championship+Qualification PREVIEW: While six from seven qualification groups for the Men's U21 World Championship 2017 in Algeria are played from 6 to 8 January, FYR Macedonia, Portugal, Poland and Turkey play their tournament already from 4 to 6 January Mon, 02 Jan 2017 22:15:18 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027836 02.01.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027836 Talent pool is eager to gain experience http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027833/Talent+pool+is+eager+to+gain+experience Women’s EHF Cup countdown: Part 12: Byasen IL (NOR) Sun, 01 Jan 2017 00:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027833 01.01.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027833