HSV Hamburg announced that their new coach from the next season will be Swedish, Per Carlen. After his son, Oscar decided to signs contract with a leader of Bundesliga, it was quite normal why rumours about the name of a successor of Martin Schwalb (probably a new Sports director), started with his name. Carlen was successful as a coach of SG Flensburg (2008-2010), with just solid team he won third place in last season edition of the best league of the world of handball and qualified for EHF Champions League, ahead of, for example, Rhein Neckar Lowen. With a new team, as contract said, he will work next three seasons.
From 2011/2012, Per Carlen a new coach of HSV Hamburg!