Ghana not out for revenge against Uruguay after Luis Suarez World Cup heartache

Andre Ayew believes the Ghanaian people have not forgiven Luis Suarez for the deliberate handball that stopped the Black Stars from becoming the first African side to reach the last four of the World Cup.Ghana face Uruguay on Friday in a rematch of the 2010 quarter-final, which Oscar Tabarez’s side won on penalties but only after Suarez was sent off in the 121st minute.Ghana substitute Dominic Adiyiah’s header was going in before Suarez blocked it with his hand, was red-carded and celebrated enthusiastically when Asamoah Gyan missed the resulting penalty. An unrepentant Suarez later said: “The Hand of God...
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Women’s EHF Euro 2022 final delivers record viewership in Norway and Denmark

The European Handball Federation (EHF) has revealed that the Women’s EHF Euro 2022 final achieved a peak audience of 1.7 million on Denmark’s TV2, making it the most-watched programme on Danish television this year. Norway’s 27-25 win over Nordic rivals Denmark on 20th November was also the most-watched...
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Víctor Tomás will be the eternal '8' of Barcelona handball

Víctor Tomás, photographed in the mixed zone of the Palau Blaugrana.Gianluca Battista. He discovered handball as a child, as his father had played and trained, and he decided that there was nothing better than a clothesline at home to start feinting. Over the years, Víctor Tomás (Barcelona; 37...

Motor lost to Europharm Pelister in the European Handball League

Zaporozhye Motor lost Europharm Pelister from North Macedonia in the match of the fourth round European league. The Ukrainians were leading at the beginning of the meeting, but went to the break two goals behind — 16:18. After a pause, the advantage of the Macedonian club increased to +6, but Motor managed to win back three goals of the difference – 30:33.

World Cup 2022: It’s a cup competition and Black Stars have to be confident - Chris Hughton

Black Stars technical advisor Chris Hughton has urged the players to have believe in themselves in bid to secure progression to the round of 16 of the 2022 World Cup in Qatar. The four-time African champions are on the verge of progressing to the round of 16 stage of the competition following their 3-2 win over South Korea on Monday.

Why Portugal’s VAR handball penalty was the wrong decision

- Advertisement - What happened: In the 89th minute, Bruno Fernandes tried to work the ball into the penalty area. José María Jiménez slid forward to challenge and the ball came off his hand, which fell to the ground as he fell backwards. The move failed and Fernandez filed an appeal for the handball, but referee Alireza Fagani of Iran ignored the claims. When the ball eventually went to a corner from Portugal, Qatar’s VAR Abdullah Al Marri advised the penalty to be reconsidered.

A mess in handball: the union announced the suspension of the activities of the young teams Israel today

Following the financial streamlining of the handball industry, today (Wednesday) the Handball Association announced the cessation of activities of the youth teams. In the announcement made by the union's new executive director, Miri Shalu, it was said: "Following the decision made by the management of the handball union at its meeting yesterday, a number of measures were decided on aimed at the economic efficiency of the union, therefore, we would like to bring to your attention that in the coming month (starting from - 1.12.22 and until 31.12.22) there will be a suspension of activity for all the young teams - boys and girls."

World Cup 2022: Game against Uruguay just like every other match - Otto Addo

Otto Addo has described the Black Stars game against Uruguay as normal, saying he is personally not seeking for revenge against the South Americans. Ghana and Uruguay face off in another terrific match at the Al Janoub Stadium on Friday, December 2, 2022 at 15:00 GMT in the final group H game.

Handball: Les Bleus goalkeeper Vincent Gérard will play in Kiel next season

The goalkeeper of the French handball team, Vincent Gérard, will leave Saint-Raphaël for Kiel in June 2023, the two clubs announced on Tuesday. Gérard (35, 137 caps) "wanted to play the European Cup next season to prepare for the Summer Olympics in Paris," said Saint-Raphaël in a press release, where the doorman arrived this summer after three seasons at Paris SG.

Dyn Media chooses Deltatre to deliver end-to-end OTT service

Deltatre has been selected by streaming platform Dyn Media to build its new OTT service aimed at sports fans across Germany and the wider DACH region. The platform will play a pivotal role in Dyn Media’s mission to create a new home for sports fans in Germany, with handball, table tennis, basketball and volleyball content all included as part of the streaming service.

Fernandes believed Ronaldo had scored first goal

Bruno Fernandes said he thought Cristiano Ronaldo had scored Portugal's opener in their 2-0 win over Uruguay on Monday even though he was credited with the goal. The Manchester United midfielder's cross towards Ronaldo flew straight in but the veteran striker was a whisker away from making contact with the ball.

Is it handball? It's a corner kick, but it's over?... Ankle to changed rules

In the game yesterday (28th), even the goddess of luck was not on our side. The ball hit the opponent's hand and flowed like a pass, leading to the first goal. It was recognized as a goal as the rules changed last year. On the other hand, criticism poured out...

Why was Mohammed Salisu's opener not ruled out for Ghana against South Korea?

Mohammed Salisu opened the scoring for Ghana against South Korea, with his effort allowed to stand despite a VAR review for handball. WHAT HAPPENED? There were just 24 minutes on the clock when the Black Stars broke the deadlock in a crunch Group H clash, with Southampton defender Salisu recording his first international goal. That effort, which came after a scramble inside the box following a free-kick, was allowed to stand despite a check on Andre Ayew’s involvement.

A chance for everybody: ”Together League” helps Switzerland stand out

Handball is for everyone. From baby handball to wheelchair handball and walking handball, the sport can be adapted for all needs and ages, a thing that has been proven time and time again in different countries on all continents. A new branch of the sport is currently developing in Switzerland,...

No joy for Kerry handballers at Golden Gloves Tournament in Belfast

There was no success for Kerry handballers at the prestigious Golden Gloves Tournament in Belfast last weekend. Regarded as one of the top competitions in Europe, the Belfast event attracts the leading handballers in Ireland over three days culminating in a series of high profile finals on Sunday. erry was...