“Non – je ne regrette rien”

INTERVIEW – Ana Gros has no second thoughts about her transfer from Metz to Brest before this season, despite her former team’s success in the 2018/19 Champions League season, while her current club does not have a chance to reach the quarter-finals anymore. “I like to be a part of building a new strong team here in Brest,” is her explanation in this exclusive interview with stregspiller.com. By P… »

“Only stars don’t make a great team”

Photo Credit: CSM INTERVIEW – Even for a coach as experienced as Dragan Djukic, the women´s team of CSM Bucuresti can be a challenge. “Complicated” is the term he uses when describing his six months i… »

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By Peter Bruun Top HC Zagreb A road win against Pick Szeged would have earned Zagreb fifth position and a potentially “easier” opponent in the Round of Last 16. Actually, the Croatian team was close t… »

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By Peter Bruun Top Odense HC Odense with their strongest lineup would have been the odds-on favorite against Kobenhavn Handball in the battle for the last ticket to the EHF Champions League quarter-final. Missing five players, including four Danish internationals, not many of the pundits saw a chance for advancement. Still, a depleted Odense team succeeded 25:23 and will move on tho the next stage… »

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Meshkov Brest cruise to knockout stage

Men´s Champions League MATCH REVIEW – For quite some time it was more exciting to follow the score of the match between Vardar and Montpellier, as Meshkov Brest had no problems disposing of Kristianst… »

Depleted Odense pull-off sensation and book quarter-final

Women´s Champions League stregspiller.com – MATCH OF THE WEEK REVIEW: Under normal circumstances, Odense’s two goal victory against Kobenhavn would not be characterized as a sensation. However, circum… »

Crunch time

Men´s Champions League stregspiller.com – MATCH OF THE WEEK – PREVIEW: The last ticket for the Round of Last 16 is at stake, when Meshkov Brest and Kristianstad meet on Saturday evening. Provided that Montpellier won’t succeed in Skopje, the winner of the encounter in Belarus will be ready for the knockout stage. By Peter Bruun Men´s Champions League Group A HC Meshkov Brest vs IFK Kristianstad –… »

Winner Takes All

Women´s EHF Champions League stregspiller.com –  MATCH OF THE WEEK PREVIEW – “Winner takes all” – rarely has the old adage been more appropriate to describe the Danish clash between Odense and Kobenha… »

”I am addicted to winning”

INTERVIEW – For Crina Pintea, a dream came true, when Paris 92 agreed to her transfer to Györ after the winter break. Györ’s expectation to win every match suits her perfectly well, as she reveals in… »

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By Peter Bruun Top Metz Handball Metz showcased an impressive performance, especially in the second half of their 26:18 road win against Rostov-Don. Injuries and maternity leaves have taken a toll on the Russian champion and they are not the intimidating team they used to be.  The result maybe indicative of what’s ahead for Glauser & Co. as the Champions League FINAL4 moves closer. Kobenhavn H… »