Xavi Sabate leads Hungarian national team

Hungary got a new national team head-coach – Xavi Sabate! After Talant Dujshebaev, another Spaniard will lead the team, who missed to qualify for the Olympic Games in Rio. The current MVM Veszprem coach decided to accept dual role in the next few months with the only goal – to beat Serbia at World Championship 2017 Play-Off and qualify for France.Before June, Sabate will have chance to test his players only in April, when Hungary will meet France in friendly matches.-Our focus is to qualify for the World Championship, so rejuvenation isn’t in our plans right now – said Sabate on official presentation.His assistant coach will be promoted soon, and will be Hungarian.Sabate is in Hungary since 2012, firstly as assistant of Antonio Carlos Ortega in Veszprem, and then, as the first coach since September 2015. ← Previous Story 2019: Andreas Nilsson to stay in Veszprem Next Story → Samuel Honrubia to Tremblay Hungary handballXavi Sabate read more

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Karol Bielecki to carry Polish flag in Rio

← Previous Story RIO 2016: TOP 10 handball stars which you won’t see in Brazil! Next Story → SOUBAK HAS 14: Brazilian girls have golden dreams! Handball Rio 2016Karol BieleckiPolish Handball The biggest honour for an athlete, to bring the national flag at the Opening Ceremony of the Olympic Games, will have Polish handball star Karol Bielecki! The 34-years old left back, who lost his eye at match of national team against Croatia few years ago, will be the first Polish athlete who will put his feet at Olympic stadium on August 5.Poland ended preparation period with two equal wins over Ukrainian Motor Zaporozhye – 36:26. read more

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