Euro 2016

Wroclaw: France on the fifth place

Wroclaw: France on the fifth place

EHF EURO POLAND

Wroclaw, Centeniall Hall

France –  Denmark  29 – 26 (15 – 13)

Topscorers: Benoit Kounkoud (France)  8 goals and Peter Balling Christensen (Denmark) 7 goals

Two disappointed teams meet in this encounter, both big favourites to even win the gold here in Poland, but both sent out from the race by Norway and on the other hand Germany.

Hard French opening with 4-0, 5-1 against Denmark, both teams giving playing time for their younger players as well.

Denmark is playing themselves back into the match and after a whole halftime with scorings on both sides the result is 15-14 for Karabatic and company.

The second half has brought no turning point as France managed to win and get the fifth place against Denmark.

Final result: 29 – 26

 

 

Click to add a comment

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

Euro 2016

Hungarian living in Norway with a great passion for handball, primarly women handball. Travels all over the world to follow handball matches and tournaments and to write good articles on this website.

More in Euro 2016

Nora Mørk, Norway | Photo: Bjørn Kenneth Muggerud

Norway on top of Europe

Eszti KissDecember 18, 2016
photo: Filip Viranovski

France grabbed the bronze medals as Denmark is fourth

Ibolya SzekeresDecember 18, 2016
Nycke Groot, Netherlands | Photo: Bjørn Kenneth Muggerud

EHF EURO: All Star Team announced

Eszti KissDecember 18, 2016
Silje Solberg, Norway | Photo: Bjørn Kenneth Muggerud

Silje Solberg expects a tough game in the final against Netherlands

Ibolya SzekeresDecember 17, 2016
Estelle Nze Minko, France

Nze Minko: ” I do not plan to leave without a medal”

Ibolya SzekeresDecember 17, 2016
Yvette Broch, Netherlands | Photo: Bjørn Kenneth Muggerud

Netherlands wants that gold medal

Ibolya SzekeresDecember 17, 2016