2020 European Men’s Handball Championship

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Tournament details
Host countries  Austria
 Norway
 Sweden
Dates 9–26 January
Teams 24 (from 1 confederation)
Venue(s) (in 6 host cities)
← 2018
2022

Preliminary round

Group A

TeamPld.WDLGoalsPts.Qualification
Croatia 330082-656Main Round
Belarus 320194-884 Main Round
Montonegro 310270-842
Serbia 300372-810
09-01-2020Belarus35-30Serbia
09-01-2020 Croatia27-21Montonegro
11-01-2020Croatia 31-23Belarus
11-01-2020 Montonegro 22-21Serbia
13-01-2020 Montonegro 27-36Belarus
13-01-2020 Serbia 21-24Croatia

Group B

TeamPld.WDLGoalsPts.Qualification
Austria 330098-876 Main Round
Czech Republic 320179-764 Main Round
North Macedonia 310279-842
Ukraine 300374-830
10-01-2020Czech Republic29-32Austria
10-01-2020 North Macedonia26-25Ukraine
12-01-2020Czech Republic 27-25North Macedonia
12-01-2020 Austria 34-30Ukraine
14-01-2020 Austria 32-28North Macedonia
14-01-2020 Ukraine 19-23Czech Republic

Group C

TeamPld.WDLGoalsPts.Qualification
Spain 3300102-736 Main Round
Germany 320188-834 Main Round
Netherlands 310280-942
Latvia 300373-930
09-01-2020Germany34-23Netherlands
09-01-2020 Spain33-22Latvia
11-01-2020Latvia 24-32Netherlands
11-01-2020 Spain 33-23Germany
13-01-2020 Latvia 27-28Germany
13-01-2020 Netherlands 25-36Spain

Group D

TeamPld.WDLGoalsPts.Qualification
Norway 330094-806 Main Round
Portugal 320183-834 Main Round
France 310282-792
Bosnia and Herzogovina 300373-900
10-01-2020France25-28Portugal
10-01-2020 Norway32-26Bosnia and Herzogovina
12-01-2020Portugal 27-24Bosnia and Herzogovina
12-01-2020 France 26-28Norway
14-01-2020 Bosnia and Herzogovina 23-31France
14-01-2020 Portugal 28-34Norway

Group E

TeamPld.WDLGoalsPts.Qualification
Hungary 321074-675 Main Round
Iceland 320183-774 Main Round
Denmark 311185-833
Russia 300376-910
11-01-2020Hungary26-25 Russia
11-01-2020 Denmark30-31Iceland
13-01-2020 Iceland 34-23Russia
13-01-2020 Denmark 24-24Hungary
15-01-2020 Iceland 18-24Hungary
15-01-2020 Russia 28-31Denmark

Group F

TeamPld.WDLGoalsPts.Qualification
Slovenia 330076-676 Main Round
Sweden 320181-684 Main Round
Switzerland 310277-872
Poland 300373-850
10-01-2020Slovenia26-23Poland
10-01-2020 Sweden34-21Switzerland
12-01-2020 Switzerland 31-24Poland
12-01-2020 Sweden 19-21Slovenia
14-01-2020 Switzerland 25-29Slovenia
14-01-2020 Poland 26-28Sweden

Main Round

Group I

TeamPld.WDLGoalsPts.Qualification
Spain 5410153-1279Semi Finals
Croatia 5410127-1139 Semi Finals
Germany 5302141-1256 05th-06th place game
Austria 5113139-1563
Belarus 5113138-1603
Czech Republic 5005122-1390
DateTeam 1ScoreTeam 2
16-01-2020Spain31-25Czech Republic
16-01-2020 Croatia27-23Austria
16-01-2020 Belarus23-31Germany
18-01-2020 Belarus 28-25Czech Republic
18-01-2020 Spain 30-26Austria
18-01-2020 Croatia 25-24Germany
20-01-2020 Croatia 22-21Czech Republic
20-01-2020 Belarus 28-37Spain
20-01-2020 Austria 22-34Germany
22-01-2020Croatia 22-22Spain
22-01-2020 Belarus 36-36Austria
22-01-2020 Czech Republic 22-26Germany

Group II

TeamPld.WDLGoalsPts.Qualification
Norway 5500157-13510Semi Finals
Slovenia 5302138-1326 Semi Finals
Portugal 5203146-142405th-06th place game
Sweden 5203120-1224
Hungary 5203126-1404
Iceland 5104126-1422
DateTeam 1ScoreTeam 2
17-01-2020Slovenia30-27Iceland
17-01-2020 Norway36-29Hungary
17-01-2020 Portugal35-25Sweden
19-01-2020Portugal 25-28Iceland
19-01-2020 Slovenia 28-29Hungary
19-01-2020 Norway 23-20Sweden
21-01-2020Portugal 24-29Slovenia
21-01-2020 Norway 31-28Iceland
21-01-2020 Hungary 18-24Sweden
23-01-2020 Portugal 34-26Hungary
23-01-2020 Norway 33-30Slovenia
23-01-2020 Iceland 25-32Sweden

Knockout Stage

Semi Finals

24-01-2020Spain34-32Slovenia
24-01-2020 Norway28-29Croatia

Fifth place game

25-01-2020Germany29-27Portugal

Third place game

25-01-2020Norway28-20Slovenia

Final

26-01-2020Spain22-20Croatia

Awards

AwardPlayer
Most Valuable PlayerDomagoj Duvnjak (CRO)
Best Defence PlayerHendrik Pekeler (GER)
TopscorerSander Sagosen (NOR) (65 goals)

All Star Team

PositionPlayer
GoalkeeperGonzalo Pérez de Vargas (ESP)
Right wingBlaž Janc (SLO)
Right backJorge Maqueda (ESP)
Centre backIgor Karačić (CRO)
Left backSander Sagosen (NOR)
Left wingMagnus Jøndal (NOR)
PivotBence Bánhidi (HUN)

Champion Team Roster

Spain Team Roster
Gonzalo Pérez de Vargas (GK), Rodrigo Corrales (GK), Jorge Maqueda, Ángel Fernández, Raúl Entrerríos, lex Dujshebaev, Daniel Sarmiento, Julen Aguinagalde, Ferrán Solé, Iosu Goñi Leoz, Adrià Figueras, Joan Cañellas, Viran Morros, Aleix Gómez, Aitor Ariño, Aitor Ariño, Gedeón Guardiola, Daniel Dujshebaev
Head Coach : Jordi Ribera

Final Ranking

RankTeamQualified
1SpainChampion
Team qualified for the 2021 World Men’s Handball Championship 
the 2020 Summer Olympics
Team qualified for the 2022 European Men’s Handball Championship
2CroatiaTeam qualified for the 2021 World Men’s Handball Championship
Team qualified for the 2022 European Men’s Handball Championship
3NorwayTeam qualified for the 2021 World Men’s Handball Championship
4Slovenia Team qualified for the Olympic Qualification Tournament
5Germany Team qualified for the Olympic Qualification Tournament
6Portugal Team qualified for the Olympic Qualification Tournament
7Sweden Team qualified for the Olympic Qualification Tournament
8Austria
9Hungary
10Belarus
11Iceland
12Czech Republic
13Denmark
Team qualified for the 2021 World Men’s Handball Championship and the Olympic Qualification Tournament
14France Team qualified for the Olympic Qualification Tournament
15North Macedonia
16Switzerland
17Netherlands
18Montonegro
19Ukraine
20Serbia
21Poland
22Russia
23Bosnia and Herzegovina
24Latvia
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