Clara Woltering

Stregspiller Clara Woltering, Up Close

Clara Woltering is one hard working athlete and it’s difficult to fully comprehend what she has accomplished in her career. It’s even harder to imagine what she achieves every single day. She is not just a world-class goalkeeper, but also a full-time farmer. Six days a week she gets up very early in the morning, works until 15:00 hours, takes …

Björgvin Gustavsson

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To call him crazy might be a little bit of an overstatement, as most people translate “crazy” in a negative way. Iceland’s Björgvin Gustavsson – the current goalkeeper of Bergischer HC – is a very positive, strong willed person with a past that wasn’t always easy. And as strange as it sounds – a chicken changed his life. Meet ”Bjöggi”as …

FTC humiliate Buducnost in Moraca

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MATCH OF THE WEEK – GROUP 1 FTC ran over Buducnost in the first half and handed the ambitious Montenegrins their second successive Champions League defeat at home. By Peter Bruun Buducnost (MNE) vs FTC-Rail Cargo Hungaria (HUN) 25:33 (9:19) Before the Match  The match was a battle for second position in Group 1. Buducnost were missing long-term injured playmaker …

In-form FTC visit shaky Buducnost

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PREVIEW – MATCH OF THE WEEK, GROUP 1 It is the battle to keep up with Vardar at the top of the group, when Buducnost meets FTC on Sunday evening. By Peter Bruun Buducnost (MEN) vs FTC-Rail Cargo Hungaria (HUN), Sunday, February 12th 19.00 CET Neither team needs to be afraid of not to reaching the quarter-finals. It is more …

A visit from old friends

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PREVIEW – MATCH OF THE WEEK, GROUP 2 The top match against Larvik is bound to be special for Gyor´s right-back Nora Mørk who will play against the team she represented for seven years before joining the Hungarian top club last summer. By Peter Bruun Gyor Audi ETO KC (HUN) vs Larvik (NOR) – Sunday, February 12th at 17.00 CET …

No friends for life

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It’s hard to say when the rivalry between Hendrik Pekeler and Julen Aguinagalde officially began.  But it definitely came to light when Germany and Spain faced each other twice during the EURO 2016.  It has continued ever since, even though both national teams didn’t meet thereafter.  But their clubs did, in the Champions League.  That’s why I enjoyed watching the …

Zorman, Kielce looking for shooting touch

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Defending champion KS Vive Kielce profited from Pick Szeged’s loss on the road against Meshkov Brest to stay on top of Group B in the EHF Champions League – still the squad needs to find form after suffering a defeat to German champion Rhein-Neckar Löwen on Thursday.  After the match Slovenian playmaker Uros Zorman talked about the team’s struggles, what …

Can Barca storm fortress Veszprém?

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PREVIEW – MATCH OF THE WEEK GROUP A By Peter Bruun Telekom Veszprém (HUN) vs FC Barcelona (ESP), Saturday February 11th, 17.30 CET In case of a win at home on Saturday, Veszprém – currently in third position with 10 points – can not only secure the round of Last 16, they can also move the top teams of the …