Bojana Popovic + Milena Knesevic

The usual suspects are favorites, but several dark horses

Two or three teams appear like the most obvious favorites to win the Women´s Champions League, but the number of contenders is bigger than usual. By Peter Bruun Friday of this week marks the start of the Women´s EHF Champions League group phase. At first sight, the whole tournament looks more balanced than so many times before, but of course, there are favorites.  Equally important – this year’s c… »

Rikke Skov

Klavs Bruun Jørgensen is the perfect coach for us!

35-year-old Rikke Skov makes no secret of the fact that Denmark´s new national coach Klavs Bruun Jørgensen has played a great role in her decision to return to the team. By Peter Bruun Denmark´s two E… »

Kim Rasmussen

Kim Rasmussen: “I have always loved challenges.”

“I have drawn a line in the sand, and everyone has crossed that line, so now we can look forward,” CSM Bucuresti´s new coach tells stregspiller.com in this exclusive interview. By Peter Bruun Many peo… »

Ambros Martin

Handball Stars – Always so easy to talk to

Why is it that handball players- and coaches at the international top level are always so much easier to approach than footballers, for instance? By Peter Bruun “You almost need security clearance from the intelligence service to get a comment from a Danish football international these days,” was the ironic comment from a colleague following an international match of the Danish national football t… »

Peter Portengen

”Happy to develop talents”

It does not bother Peter Portengen, coach of Dutch women´s champion SERCODAK Dalfsen, that his best players constantly leave for foreign adventures. By Peter Bruun In the Netherlands, no female handba… »

Drammens Hallen

The EHF Qualification Tournament is our FINAL4!

By Peter Bruun The disappointments of last season have taught Gyor to focus on one task at a time. Right now, it is the Champions League qualification tournament in Drammen, Norway. Coach and players… »

Aleksandar Radosavljevic

A Learning Process for Radnicki Kragujevac

By Peter Bruun WHC Radnicki Kragujevac gladly accepts the role of the underdog in the Women´s Champions League qualifying tournament in Drammen. If the players and coaches from WHC Radnicki Kragujevac were the least bit frightened of their meeting with mighty Gyor on Saturday afternoon, they were hiding it extremely well at the training on Friday evening. A very relaxed and smiling head coach Alek… »

Norway EURO Champion 2014

The Week Of Surprises

By Peter Bruun Women´s EHF EURO 2014 was probably the most balanced European championship in its history and a multitude of wrong forecasts ahead of the tournament proved that it was also one of the m… »

Ann Mette Hansen

Most Open EURO Ever But Still With Favorites

By Peter Bruun The EHF EURO 2014 in Hungary and Croatia seems to be the most equally balanced women´s European Championship ever.  Still, it is possible to point out teams that are somewhat bigger fav… »

Marianne Bonde + Pernille Holst Holmsgaard

Pytlick Seems To Feel Sure About His Girls

By Peter Bruun The fact that Denmark´s national coach nominates his squad for the upcoming European Championship six weeks before the tournament shows huge confidence in his players. Jan Pytlick has secured Denmark at least one “first place” at the EHF EURO 2014 a long time before the first ball will be thrown in the arenas of Hungary and Croatia. By nominating 15 of the possible 16 players of his… »