EHF EURO 2020
Main Round, Group II
Netherlands – Norway 25 – 32 (10 – 16)
Referees: Christidi, Pappamatheou (GRE)
Topscorers: Malestein 5, Abbingh 4(NED) and Mørk 8, Oftedal 5, Reistad 4, Skogrand 4, Brattset Dale 4(NOR)
7 meters: 4/3; 8/6
Suspensions: 10 minutes; 4 minutes
The Netherlands took a better start, leading 2-0, but Norway leveled the game quickly, 2-2, then took the lead and never let it back to the opponent. Nora Mørk, Oftedal, Herrem, and Brattset showed a good performance in attack, meanwhile, on the other side, the Dutch team had only Laura van der Heijden to remark. Norway scored easy goals after good defense and fastbreaks, meanwhile the Netherlands had to struggle to get to better chances.
The Dutch team have never managed to recover in the second half, so Norway just continued their fast play, winning the match comfortably 25-32.
Player of the match: Nora Mørk (NOR)