“Hafra shows the attitude I am looking for – she really works hard”

INTERVIEW – Kim Rasmussen is almost all the way through his three years as coach of Hungary´s women’s national handball team. During this time, his efforts have been restrained by numerous injuries and pregnancies. More recently, a bunch of talented, young players add to renewed optimism. By Peter Bruun Kim Rasmussen has been in charge of the Hungarian women´s national team close to three years by… »

Going Dutch

This weekend marked the first time that national handball teams met after the EHF EURO 2018.  Among others the Netherlands faced Germany’s women twice – first in Groningen, followed by an encore match… »

“In 2016, I said I’d stop after EURO’18…and here I am”

By Kevin Domas INTERVIEW – We shouldn’t be talking to Amandine Leynaud right now, as the French goalkeeper had one thought in mind after Olivier Krumbholz took over the French national handball team b… »

“When Györ knocks on your door, you can’t say no”

By Kevin Domas INTERVIEW – She is a World- and European champion with France, a nominee for the IHF Player of the Year 2018 and she just signed with the Hungarian handball powerhouse Györ, after three seasons in Siofok. Life for Estelle Nze Minko must be quite something, right now. “It’s pretty cool,” she laughs after listening to the introduction. The French left-back (27), doesn’t quite look lik… »

Nantes keep door open after two-goal defeat

Men´s Champions League stregspiller.com – MATCH OF THE WEEK REVIEW – Rhein-Neckar Löwen were leading by five goals with eight minutes left to play, but in the end had to settle for a two-goal win, at… »

“Of course, we can lose against Odense”

INTERVIEW – Denmark´s highest ranking female handball player, Györ’s left back, Anne Mette Hansen, talks to stregspiller.com about the ongoing rivalry with FTC, the upcoming Champions League quarter-f… »

“The bad times are behind us”

By Kevin Domas INTERVIEW – In Nantes, the last couple of weeks have been nerve wrecking and that’s an understatement. It has been one of the worst periods ever since the club was promoted to first division in France, ten seasons ago.  Nicolas Claire, the center-back, who wears the club’s jersey since 2013 and Thierry Anti, the coach who brought the club to where it’s now, decided to leave the club… »

Can Nantes spring a surprise?

Men´s Champions League stregspiller.com – MATCH OF THE WEEK PREVIEW – After the Women´s Cup in Hungary this past weekend, stregspiller.com is returning to men´s handball, as the Round of Last 16 of th… »

“I was pretty sure we would solve it”

VIDEO INTERVIEW – Györ’s Stine Oftedal had a chat with Chris O’Reilly after Sunday’s thrilling Magyar Cup Final, which her side won 32:29 against perpetual rivals FTC. Stine Oftedal after Györ win Mag… »

Player Ratings – Györ vs Ferencváros

By Chris O’Reilly Györ won the first Hungarian trophy of 2019 after beating FTC 32:29 in Sunday’s final of the Magyar Kupa in Debrecen, Here are the ratings for all players involved and the two head coaches, with everyone rated on a scale from 1 (the worst) to 10 (the best). Györi Audi ETO KC Coach Gábor Danyi – 8 Adapted the game plan well enough, compared to the previous two meetings, to dominat… »