“We are definitely not going to wave the white flag in Paris”

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INTERVIEW – He is born in Slovenia, but in Hungary’s Pick Szeged he feels home. Dean Bombac spoke to stregspiller.com about overshadowing Luka Cindric in last weekend’s win against Barca, the club’s chances against PSG, working with Spanish coaches, and why Pick Szeged have not made it to the VELUX EHF Champions League FINAL4, yet. By Peter Bruun “Pick Szeged …

“I’ll see if I can get one or two punches in on Mollgaard”

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By Chris O’Reilly When Rasmus Boysen’s transfer to Norwegian champions Elverum was announced in the spring, there was plenty of excitement about the prospect of seeing everyone’s favourite handball nerd in VELUX EHF Champions League action, but little did we all know that he would be thrown in at the deep end. After four seasons in Groups C/D, Elverum were …

“In the first half it felt like only one team was on the pitch and of course that was Szeged”

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VELUX EHF Champions League – Round 1 Pick Szeged – Barcelona Lassa 31:28 (18:11) Before the Match It may have been premature to speak of a “Match of the Week” on the very 1st day of the 2019/20 VELUX Champions League season, but the game between Pick Szeged and Barcelona certainly promised something more than your average handball gig. The …

Payback Time in Ludwigsburg?

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Germany’s two top women’s handball teams of the past few years will face each other at Ludwigsburg’s MHP Arena, on Saturday, August 31, 2019 at 19:30 hours. Before the start of another long and grueling season, including 40 games or thereabout, SG BBM Bietigheim – the reigning HBF champion – and Thueringer HC, the German handball powerhouse of recent years, …

“We have to be 100 percent willing to work hard in every single game”

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By Sascha Staat Just over two years ago, Maik Machulla took the helm at SG Flensburg-Handewitt.  Sincce then, he added two league titles to his resumee. As in 2018, he also had to part ways with key players over the summer, but after winning the Super Cup against Kiel, last Wednesday and what appeared to be an easy win against …

“It’s not so difficult to win the Champions League”

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As some of Europe’s top handball teams have once again chosen the competitive Eurotournoi, in Strabourg, to prepare for the upcoming season, we had the chance to talk with the legendary head coach of HC Chekhovskie Medvedi, Vladimir Maximov – the only coach, next to Claude Onesta (France) to have obtained the three titles of European-, World- and Olympic champion …