Handball European Champion Germany contests his opening match in the EM qualification against Portugal on November 2nd in Wetzlar. The game of group 5, in which Switzerland and Slovenia are also fighting for a ticket, begins at 19. For the final round in Croatia (12th to 28th January 2018) the winners and second each of the seven groups and the best third.
“We have already started our analysis for the game against Portugal. We know that this team has recently shown very good games,”said German coach Dagur Sigurdsson, who won the bronze medal at Olympia in Rio with his”Bad Boys”. Portugal had only just missed the World Championship 2017 in June in the playoffs against Iceland.