“Everybody sees Györ as a favorite, but I disagree”

By Kevin Domas INTERVIEW Fred Bougeant knows a thing or two about the Women’s DELO EHF FINAL4. He was the first French coach to ever qualify a team for the event.  Last season he did so with Russia’s top club,  Rostov-Don. Although, he decided to return to France, last summer, to coach Nantes as well as the national team of Senegal, he still keeps an eye on what’s going on across “Handball Europe”… »

“Today was a great game, but not good enough”

By Kevin Domas  INTERVIEW You can score thirteen goals, play your best game ever in the VELUX EHF Champions League and still not lead your team to the FINAL4. That’s what PSG’s Nédim Rémili experience… »

+++ Telegram Champions League (M) – Quarter-finals 2nd Leg +++

By Peter Bruun Top HC Vardar Vardar appeared to be dead and buried, when they were trailing 16:7 and 17:8 at the end of the first half, but they did come back. I have the utmost respect for the way Sk… »

“I can always trust my teammates”

By  Sascha Staat INTERVIEW Xenia Smits is one of the players that stands out in the 2018/19 Champions League season and her nomination as one of five of “Best Defenders” in the league speaks for itself. Her club team benefited as well from her consistent form, as Metz qualified for the DELO Women’s EHF FINAL4 for the very first time in their history.  As the tournament in Budapest is less than a w… »

Veszprém return to the FINAL4

Men´s Champions League stregspiller.com – MATCH OF THE WEEK REVIEW – Flensburg stunned Veszprém as they jumped to an early 5:0 lead at Vesprém Arena, on Saturday afternoon, but the home team quickly t… »

Can Flensburg perform a miracle?

Men´s Champions League stregspiller.com –  MATCH OF THE WEEK PREVIEW – A recent flash poll by stregspiller.com revealed a 24% chance of SG Flensburg-Handewitt proceeding to the VELUX EHF FINAL4. As th… »

+++Telegram Champions League (M) Quarter-Finals – 1st Leg +++

By Peter Bruun Top PGE Vive Kielce What a difference a year makes! Last season when Kielce met Paris Saint-Germain in the quarter-final, the team from the French capital led 22:10 at the half, virtually removing any doubt about which club would clinch FINAL4 berth. On Saturday, Kielce paid back as they won in decisive fashion 34:24 against one of the hottest contenders for the title. With goalkeep… »

“Our chances are 50-50”

INTERVIEW – Alex Dujshebaev claims that Kielce´s chances against Paris Saint-Germain are 50-50 in the upcoming VELUX EHF Champions League quarter-finals. Is he truly convinced? Find out in this exclus… »

FC Barcelona

Welcome back to Cologne, Barca!

Men´s Champions League stregspiller.com – MATCH OF THE WEEK REVIEW – After missing out on the FINAL4 last year, Barca Lassa will be back in Cologne later in June. It’s beyond any doubt. At home, at Pa… »

“I have no friends once I’m on the court”

INTERVIEW – Barcelona captain Victor Tomas spoke to the (Un)informed Handball Hour podcast about the upcoming VELUX EHF Champions League Quarter-final against Nantes and his club’s new and entertaining style of play. By Chris O’Reilly Record EHF Champions League winners Barça Lassa return to European action on Wednesday night, having skipped the Last 16 stage, as they head to the home of last seas… »