Euro hand: the French end up giving in against Germany in preparation

The French handball players, Olympic champions this summer in Tokyo, bowed to the wire against Germany 35 to 34, for their only preparation match for Euro-2022 (January 13-30), Sunday early evening in Wetzlar (center).

In front of four goals at the break (18-14), the French suffered more in defense, lacking rhythm after a chaotic preparation, and suffered the German strike force from a distance. Despite Vincent Gérard’s saves in the last ten minutes of the match, they finally lost a goal, on a shot from Luca Witzke at the last second.

On Monday, the French will fly to Szeged from Frankfurt. In Hungary, they will face Croatia on Thursday (8:30 p.m.), for their first match of the 1st round of Euro-2022. Guillaume Gille’s players will then play against Ukraine (Saturday, 6:00 p.m.) and Serbia two days later (Monday, 8:30 p.m.).

Source: Challenges en temps réel : accueil by

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