Norway has at the
European Handball Championship won the bronze medal and thus the ticket directly
solved for the 2021 World Cup in Egypt. The World Cup runner-up of 2017 and
2019 took place in Saturday in Stockholm in the game for third place against Slovenia
confidently with 28:20 (12: 9).
Top star Sander
Sagosen, who switched from Paris Saint-Germain to German record champions THW Kiel in the summer, was successful four times and advanced at 65
Matches to top scorer in the tournament. Never scored more goals
Players in a final tournament, but for the first time with 24 teams
After the drama in
Semifinals against Croatia, which the Norwegians made the previous day after two
Had lost in the last second at 28:29, sagoses and
Co. lives up to its role of favorites from the start. The best shooter was Magnus
Jøndal from German champions SG Flensburg-Handewitt with seven goals.
The Slovenes, at
the Olympic qualification in mid-April in Berlin, one of the German opponents
after the 32:34 defeat in the semifinals against Spain, the Norwegians had nothing
oppose. Nevertheless, the team of the former Flensburg Bundesliga coach celebrated
Ljubomir Vranjes with fourth place is the biggest success since World Cup bronze 2017.
The German team won the game for fifth place 29:27 against Portugal.