Meet the teams: Group B – Slovenia


Previous U18 Slovenian team did not participate on U18 European Championship in Poland because they qualified for the 2014 Youth Olympic Games in Nanjing (China) where they won Olympic gold against Egypt. Last year Slovenian U19 team won silver medal at the World Championship in Saint Petersburg (Russia) after loss …

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Meet the teams: Group B – Denmark


Danish team got together for the first time in December 2015 and played their first matches in January 2016. Team played a tournament in Germany in late June to begin the EURO preparations and then they will leave early for Croatia in order to play two test matches against the …

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Meet the teams: Group A – Norway


Team Norway like many other nations playing at this U18 EURO last year participated at EYOF 2015 in Georgia where they were ranked 4th. In 2016 they participated at Scandlberico tournament in Sweden where they ended up 2nd. Norway has team with good depth and a group of evenly good …

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Meet the teams: Group B – Slovakia


For M18 Slovakian national team EURO in Croatia is going to be their first competition. They only had few friendly matches with no significant results. “We freshly formed our U18 team in September 2015. For the moment we have not played any tournaments and championships. We don’t have key player …

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Meet the teams – Group A: Spain


Spanish generation of players born in 1998/1999 faces its first major international event, with the unique experience of playing at the IV Nations Tournament in April 2016 against Norway, Portugal and Sweden. There, Spain got a single victory against Portugal and two defeats against Sweden and Norway. However, the team …

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Meet the teams: Group A – France


French national team is actual winner of Olympic Festival of European Youth that was held last year. In the finals they won over Slovenia with a tight 30:28. This generation born 1998/1999 will play their first European International competition. M18 French boys will have heavy task of surpassing previous generation …

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Meet the teams: Group A – Switzerland


Swiss team played at the EYOF in July 2015. That was first big tournament for the young Swiss team. In the end, they ended up 7th, after beating the host team, Georgia. In ten games since the beginning of the year 2016 they won four games, lost five and made …

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Draw for the 2016 Men’s 18 EHF EURO made in Vienna


  The draw for the 2016 Men’s 18 EHF EURO was made in Vienna on Friday, 25 September 2015. Group opponents were drawn in the presentation of the EHF and CHF representatives. Croatian Handball Federation has skils, knowledge and experiance in organizing great handball events, therefore we will for sure …

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New system for EHF Younger Age Category events


Approved at the EHF Congress in Dublin in September 2014, the competition system for Younger Age Category events is to be overhauled with changes to be phased in over the next few years, starting in the summer of 2016. The aim of the change is to make the competition more …

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