“This is not a step down”

INTERVIEW – Jacob Heinl ambitions are unchanged despite his transfer from SG Flensburg-Handewitt to Danish league team, Ribe Esbjerg. The 31-year-old German line player is determined to become part of Ribe Esbjerg´s anticpated rise to the top of Danish handball and European glory, as he assures stregspiler.com in this exclusive interview. By Peter Bruun Eyebrows were raised in German handball this… »

“A challenge I simply had to take”

INTERVIEW – Magnus Johansson had no doubt, when he was offered the job as head coach in CSM Bucuresti. The fact that coaches rarely last long at the Romanian handball powerhouse did not deter the 48-y… »

”Never say never again”

INTERVIEW – Marit Malm Frafjord has ended her handball career – or hasn’t she? In this exclusive interview with stregspiller.com, she reveals that she might be tempted to put on her handball shoes onc… »

“I haven´t realized it yet”

INTERVIEW – Lasse Svan admits that winning the 2017/18 German championship with Flensburg still appears a bit surreal. In this exclusive interview with stregspiller.com, he recalls the memorable days of last season, when Flensburg took advantage of Rhein-Neckar Löwen’s poor finish. He also looks ahead and appreciates the challenges of a defending champion with a different squad and a team that wil… »

“We won’t be another AG Kobenhavn”

Photo: Dan Eugen Nielsen /Kobenhavn Haandbold INTERVIEW – Winning the 2017/18 Danish women´s championship was a first highlight for 5-year-old Kobenhavn Haandbold. The first five years have been an ex… »

#ehffinal4 – What they said

By Peter Bruun Vid Kavticnik, Montpellier: “I am over the moon with joy, like the rest of the team. “Of course, it was two teams who knew each other very well, but it turned out that we had more energ… »

Magic Montpellier complete title-winning anniversary

FINAL REVIEW – Montpellier HB celebrated the 15-year anniversary of their first, and until today only, Champions League triumph by repeating the achievement on Sunday. In a brilliant and, at times, breathtaking final, they won the French derby against HBC Nantes in convincing fashion. By Peter Bruun VELUX EHF FINAL4 Gold Medal Match HBC Nantes vs Montpellier HB 27:32 (13:16) Before the Match One t… »

Fine finish gets PSG second bronze in three years

BRONZE MATCH REVIEW – In a close match, but with less intensity and quality, Paris Saint-Germain stayed motivated and won the 3/4 placement match against Vardar, thanks to a strong finish. By Peter Br… »

Porte opens the door to the final for Montpellier

MATCH REVIEW – We are going to have an all-French VELUX EHF Champions League final this year after Montpellier followed Nantes’ triumph by defeating Vardar in a Saturday evening thriller By Peter Bruu… »

Marvellous Dumoulin takes Nantes to the final

MATCH REVIEW – A fantastic performance from Cyril Dumoulin in goal was one of the main factors behind HBC Nantes’ surprise victory and qualification for the VELUX EHF Champions League Final at the expense of Paris Saint-Germain By Peter Bruun HBC Nantes vs Paris Saint-Germain Handball 32:28 (17:14) Before the Match While everyone expected PSG to reach the VELUX EHF FINAL4, which they did for the t… »