Olympic champions start new Olympic cycle in France. The Danish national team coach Gudmundur Gudmundsson announced list of players which will compete at World Championship 2017. Ten of them coming from DKB Bundesliga teams, four playing at FC Barcelona Lassa and PSG Handball, while only two are members of domestic teams.
Denmark will play at Group D against Argentina (first rival) and then Sweden, Qatar, Bahrain and Egypt.
Danish squad for France 2017:
Goalkeepers: Niklas Landin (THW Kiel/GER), Jannick Green (SC Magdeburg/GER)
Back-line: Mikkel Hansen (Paris St. Germain/FRA), Lasse Andersson (FC Barcelona/ESP), Michael Damgaard (SC Magdeburg/GER), Henrik Møllgaard (Paris St. Germain/FRA), Kasper Søndergaard (Skjern Håndbold/DEN), Morten Olsen (TSV Hannover-Burgdorf/GER), Mads Mensah Larsen (Rhein-Neckar Löwen/GER)
Wings: Lasse Svan Hansen (SG Flensburg-Handewitt/GER), Hans Lindberg (Füchse Berlin/GER), Casper U. Mortensen (TSV Hannover-Burgdorf/GER), Magnus Landin Jacobsen (KIF Kolding Kopenhagen/DEN)
Line players: Henrik Toft Hansen (SG Flensburg-Handewitt/GER), Jesper Nøddesbo (FC Barcelona/ESP), Rene Toft Hansen (THW Kiel/GER)
Reserve: Niclas Kirkeløkke (Rückraum, GOG Gudme/DEN)