Champions League

Champion League trophy goes to: GYŐR

Champion League trophy goes to: GYŐR



Arena Veszprém

Győri AUdi ETO KC- Larvik HK 23-22 (13-8)

Topscorers: Heidi Löke and Anita Görbicz (Győr) 5 goals each  and Nora Mörk (Larvik) 5  goals

Before the match:

Anita Görbicz (Győr): “We will focus on our own game, we have to show a strong defense and mor accurate, precise attack.”

Anikó Kovacsics: ” We would not like to have such a game like against Valcea in the second leg of the semifinals. I want a match without excitment.”

Cecilie Leganger: ”  I am not that person to give up before the match. Three goals advantage is a slight one, that could be overturned. We need to play better in our offensive play.”

Gro Hammerseng: ” We made a lot of right things when we played with our lineplayer, isabel Blanco made a good job We have to improve that part of our game and I have to use my speed and shoot  ore precise against Latrine Lunde.”

The match:

The final of CL has started with a Hungarian lead, 2-0 , 6-1, 9-2, 9-3. Eduarda Amorim, Heidi Löke, Jovanka Radicevic, Andrea Lekic netted for Győr, meanwhile on the other side only Karoline Dyhre Breivang and Nora Mörk could put the ball behind an outstanding Katrine Lunde.

Ole Gustav Gjekstad has called his timeout in 11th minute of the match, and Larvik started to reduce the gap. Nora Mörk kept her team in the match with  three consecutive scoring, 9-5,11-7. The Hungarian team played a very fast handball, strong defense and high-level goalkeeper performance. Larvik was quiet out of ideas against Győr’s defense, and the first half ended 13-8 for hosts, which meant an eight scoring aggregate advantage.

heidi_loke_003In the second half of the final the picture of the game is almost the same, Cecilie Leganger shows a good performance in the goal, saving a 7 meter penalty against Anita Görbicz. Győr managed to keep the gap,14-9, 15-10 and even to increase it, 16-10, 17-10 in 39. minute. Győr has scored by Eduarda Amorim, Heidi Löke, Jovanka Radicevic and Andrea Lekic, Larvik netted by Anja Edin, Nora Mörk or Isabel Blanco.

The last fifteen minutes of the match has brought a Larvik which played with a bigger ambition, and they managed to reduce the gap step by step, from 19-14 to 19-17 in 48.minute. The last ten minute of the final was a very balanced fight, Larvik made a last comeback, and they managed even to get a draw, at 22-22.

The last moment of the game was Anita Görbicz’s seven meter, she scored her fifth goal in the match, which meant a 23-22 victory for hosts and an agregate score of 47-43 against Larvik.

Győri Audi ETO KC managed to win the CL.trophy after seven other lost European-cup finals.


Winner of Champions League trophy 2012/2013:  Győri Audi ETO KC

Topscorer of Champions League 2012/2013: Zsuzsanna Tomori (FTC Rail-Cargo Hungaria) 95 goals

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