Let’s see what was the most important moments of the previous week all around handball globe. Handball-Planet.com writes about that…
TOP 10 MOMENTS OF THE WEEK
1. HEROES FROM „VISTALEGRE“
The biggest derby of the VELUX EHF Champions League Round 3 was the clash between Atletico Madrid and MKB Veszprem 26:27. Hungarians with a Spanish influence celebrated a big victory in „Vistalegre“, which mean that Veszprem is ready to fight for the TOP of the EHF CL this season. Ortega, Nagy and the others are faced with that fact…
2. RHEIN NECKAR “LIONS” ON THE TOP – 7 FROM 7
After three seasons of problems from the very beginning, Rhein Neckar Lowen is on the right way to fight for the titles this year. Team coached by Gudmundur Gudmundson used the opportunity of the easier draw in the first couple rounds in DKB Bundesliga, but the latest win over SG Flensburg showed great potential of the new „Lions“ with Petersson, Landin, Du Rietz and Co…
3. SUPERB METALURG
Hit of the week is Macedonian Metalurg Skopje. Lino Červar is on the way to make something big in Skoplje with help of fantastic fan base and strong Management. Three wins, two in France and Denmark are the best possible way to start the European challenge.
4. MONTPELLIER DOWN-DOWN
French champion Montpellier lost almost all chances to win the Group A of the VELUX EHF CL after second home defeat in a row against HSV Handball…
5. BUDUĆNOST LIKE “OLD ONE”
Dream came true in Podgorica last May, when Budućnost has won the Women’s EHF Champions League. Totallly reconstructed team with many new faces was the reason why nobody expected something huge at the beginning of the elite competition this year. Surprisingly easy win over Zvezda 29:21 is a sign that Montenegrin champion is again ready to fight for the TOP.
6. TISELJ’S TEARS…
Krim Mercator’s coach, Tone Tiselj admits that match against Jolidon Cluj was the „toughest in his career“. Tears in his eyes on the end of the match showed how difficult was last month in Ljubljana with a lot of injuries (Piedade among them) and defeat against Zagorje in domestic championship.
7. PARTIZAN FIRST TRIUMPH AFTER 12 DEFEATS
Celebration in Niš. After 12 defeats in a row in the VELUX EHF Champions League, Serbian champion, RK Partizan won over Ademar Leon 33:31. This is a great impulse for the next matches of outsider in Group A.
8. MINSK RESISTANCE IN “BLAUGRANA”
F.C Barcelona has won third match in a row in Europe this season, but Dinamo Minsk was fantastic in „Blaugrana“. Belarus team showed strength and played without a fear against legendary rival. They were 10 seconds close to the one point, but even without, Dinamo is close to TOP 16 with this form.
9. BOJINOVIĆ AND HONRUBIA ARE BACK
Mladen Bojinović and Samuel Honrubia are back to handball after a ten days of dissapearing due betting scandal in France. Both Ex-Montpellier players had influence of the last PSG win in the French Championship.
10. KIELCE’S PLAN FOR A NEW HALL
Vive Targi Kielce is entering the company of the best handball team in Europe. Year by year, Polish champion is stronger and stronger. Next chapter in the history of team from Kielce is a plan for a new hall. Current home court is too small to receive all the people who want to watch the matches of Bogdan Wenta’s players…