Casper Mortensen lives his childhood dream

By Sascha Staat It’s not official yet, but all rumors hint Danish left-wing, Casper Mortensen, joining Spanish handball giant FC Barcelona in the summer 2018. His current club, TSV Hannover-Burgdorf, and the player himself already announced the departure. I talked to the HBL’s scoring leader about his reasons to move on, the team’s objectives in a season of ups and downs and the state of the natio… »

“Sunday’s game will be one in a lifetime”

By Kevin Domas David Balaguer is one heck of a successful handball player. After grabbing the gold medal at EURO 2018 together with his Spanish teammates, the right-winger of HBC Nantes has a golden o… »

“I think we can still do better”

By Sascha Staat The past few days have been quite emotional for Spanish veteran, Joan Canellas.  First, he returned to his former club, THW Kiel, for the first leg of the EHF Champions League quarterf… »

“In Flensburg I can make my dream come true”

By Sascha Staat When SG Flensburg-Handewitt announced the signing of left-back Michal Jurecki in the summer of 2019, a lot of people were shaking their heads in disbelief – too old, too slow for a team packed with young and fast players. But Jurecki strongly disagrees.  I spoke to the Polish veteran about his move back to Germany and the upcoming games against Paris Saint-Germain in the Champions… »

“We have the chance to create another surprise”

FEATURE – Skjern Håndbold – the Danish club located in a village with a population of less than 8,000 and an annual operating budget of about EURO 3.0 Mio. – has created one of the most unexpected sur… »

”I want to win everything”

INTERVIEW – The news came as a bombshell when Odense announced the addition of Dutch star goalkeeper, Tess Wester, for the 2018/19 season. At, Tess explains why she chose the Danish c… »

“Midtjylland always cause us trouble”

INTERVIEW – Vardar Skopje’s goalkeeper, Amandine Leynaud, does not feel sure about reaching the FINAL4 at all, despite her team´s one-goal lead before the second leg game, at home, against FC Midtjylland in the quarterfinals of the 2017/18 Champions League. In this exclusive interview with, she reveals that she was close to going back to France for the 2018/19 season before decidi… »

“Starligue” for a reason

By Kevin Domas For the first time ever, France has qualified three teams for the EHF Champions League quarter-finals, and if you like, add the two clubs that will compete for the EHF Cup Final.  Only… »

“Upsets by the underdogs make handball more attractive”

By Sascha Staat Dominik Klein surely is one of Germany’s most popular players. The former left-wing of THW Kiel just recently announced his retirement, while enjoying the last months of a very success… »

Utmost respect for Montpellier

By Sascha Staat Holger Glandorf is not only one of the most regarded players in all of handball, but also one of the best and most successful ones. Recently he broke the record set by legendary Korean right-back, Kyung-Shin Yoon, for most field goals scored in the history of Germany’s Bundesliga. I talked to the outstanding right-back about his accomplishment, the transition from Ljubomir Vranjes… »