Bronze medal goes to France! Nikola Karabatic’s scored decisive goal for the victory of his team in the last second of the bronze medal match against Germany 26:25 (9:13).
Previously Germany had attack for win, but Musche pass to Pekeler was intercepted by N’Guessan. In five seconds, ball came to Karabatic who beat the buzzer…
This is the second French bronze medal in two years, after EHF EURO 2018 in Zagreb…
Germany-France 25-26 (13-9)
Germany: Uwe Gensheimer 7, Paul Drux 4, Jannik Kohlbacher 3, Patrick Wiencek 2, Fabian Wiede 2, Steffen Fath 2, Hendrik Pekeler 1, Patrick Groetzki 1, Matthias Musche 1, Fabian Bohm 1, Steffen Weinhold 1.
France: Kentin Mahe 7, Timothey N´Guessan 3, Luc Abalo 3, Ludovic Fabregas 3, Nedim Remili 2, Melvyn Richardson 2, Dika Mem 2, Nikola Karabatic 2, Valentin Porte 1, Michael Guigou 1.
PHOTO: IHF, Olympic service