Löwen add to excitement in Group B

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MATCH REVIEW – With a well deserved 28:25 home win against ruling champions Kielce, Rhein-Neckar Löwen added welcomed excitement in Group B, where the top teams moved even closer together. By Peter Bruun Rhein-Neckar Löwen (GER) vs KS Vive Tauron Kielce (POL) 28:25 (16:13) Before the Match Rhein-Neckar Löwen were fourth in the group with 11 points, while Kielce were …

Champions League winner vs German champion

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PREVIEW – Rhein-Neckar Löwen and ruling Champions League winners, Kielce have the honor of resuming the group phase of Europe’s premier handball league, when they meet in the “Match of the Week” of Group B, on Thursday evening. By Peter Bruun Rhein-Neckar Löwen vs KS Vive Tauron Kielce Thursday 9. February 19.00 local time and CET It is the ruling …

Home Court Advantage

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COLUMN – Are handball fans in certain parts of the world – especially, in some Western European countries – too nice to their opponents? Would the home teams get more points, if the spectators were more “vicious” towards the visiting team? Some words from Larvik´s coach, Tor Odvar Moen, got me thinking. By Peter Bruun Before Larvik´s home match against …

Another day at the office – indeed

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MATCH REVIEW – Gyor had to work a bit harder than they probably expected in the first half against Team Esbjerg, but after the break, the Hungarian top team left no doubt. By Peter Bruun Group 2 Team Esbjerg vs Gyori Audi ETO KC 26:32 (12:14) Before the Match Gyor had opened their main round campaign with a 39:22 win …

Larvik win after fine comeback

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WOMEN´S CHAMPIONS LEAGUE MAIN ROUND – Larvik strengthened their quarter-final hopes in Group 2 winning the Scandinavian derby against FC Midtjylland after a fine comeback in the second half. CSM Bucuresti stay in the race as well after defeating Krim. In Group 1, Vardar appears to be unstoppable, although they had some trouble at home against Metz. FTC continue to …

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Another day at the office

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PREVIEW – Gyor should not have any more trouble with Esbjerg than they had with Krim in their main round opener. The Hungarian top team has every chance to record their first victory in three visits to Denmark. By Peter Bruun  Women´s Champions League main round Group 2 Team Esbjerg vs Gyori Audi ETO KC, Sunday 5. February 16.50 local …

Thriller in Larvik

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PREVIEW – Crucial Saturday matches in Group 2 of the Women´s Champions League – Larvik will receive FC Midtjylland and Krim take on CSM Bucuresti. In Group 1, two successful teams of the previous weekend meet in Budapest, when Thuringer HC visit FTC, while Metz face a difficult task in Vardar. By Peter Bruun MATCH OF THE DAY Group 2 …

Put to the test

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COLUMN – By signing on as coach for Veszprém as well as the Hungarian national team, Ljubomir Vranjes will encounter some very different challenges, compared to what he has been used to during his many years in Flensburg. At the same time, he is compromising his principle of not coaching a club and a national team at the same time. …