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by J. Schuetz   While the competition will have to meet in the quarterfinals of the 2021/22 EHF Champions League, after two decisive victories  against Borussia Dortmund in the Round of Last-16, Metz can now concentrate all their energy on the domestic level as they won’t have to face Russia’s representative, Rostov-Don, because of the suspension by the EHF. In …

“It’s such a big deal for Dutch handball”

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EURO 2022 Hungary / Slovakia   Interview: Kay Smits (Netherlands) By J. Schuetz   The 2022 European championships have turned into a historic event for the Dutch men’s national handball team.  After two wins in the preliminary round of the competition, the crew of head coach, Erlingur Richardsson, have advanced to the next stage of the tournament. One of the …

“I expected us to be in this situation”

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EURO 2022 Hungary / Slovakia   Interview: Aron Palmarsson and Bjorgvin Gustavsson By J. Schuetz It’s been a while since Iceland showed up as a medal contender at a European championship. Back in 2010 was the one and only time (so far) the team from the North won precious metal. In Austria, coach Gudmundur Gudmundsson led his squad to a …

“Handball has always been and will continue to be one of the loves of my life”

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By J. Schuetz   Just a week ago the 25th IHF Women’s World Championship came to a close with Norway winning their fourth title after a tense and most entertaining final against the reigning Olympic champions from France. Already during the early rounds of the tournament much of the discussion and analysis had focused on the expanded format of this …