France women's national handball team

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Association Fédération Française de Handball
Coach Alain Portes
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Results
Summer Olympics
Appearances 3 (first in 2000)
Best result 4th (2004)
World Championship
Appearances 11 (first in 1986)
Best result 1st (2003)
European Championship
Appearances 8 (first in 2000)
Best result 3rd (2002, 2006)
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France women's national handball team
Medal record
World Championship
Gold 2003 Croatia Team
Silver 1999 Denmark/Norway Team
Silver 2009 China Team
Silver 2011 Brazil Team
European Championship
Bronze 2002 Denmark Team
Bronze 2006 Sweden Team

The France women's national handball team is the national team of France. It is governed by the Fédération Française de Handball and takes part in international handball competitions.

Results[edit]

Olympic games[edit]

France women's national handball team at the Copper Box before a game against Sweden at the 2012 Summer Olympics.

World Championship[edit]

European Championship[edit]

Other tournaments[edit]

Squad[edit]

The squad for the 2014 European Women's Handball Championship.[1]

Head coach: Alain Portes

No. Pos. Name Date of birth (age) Height App. Goals Club
1 GK Laura Glauser (1993-08-20) 20 August 1993 (age 21) 1.80 m 10 0 France Metz Handball
4 P Nina Kamto Njitam (1983-06-25) 25 June 1983 (age 31) 1.78 m 198 367 France Metz Handball
5 RB Camille Ayglon (1985-05-21) 21 May 1985 (age 29) 1.80 m 158 334 France Handball Nîmes
6 RB Koumba Cissé (1991-06-04) 4 June 1991 (age 23) 1.73 m 15 22 France Le Havre
7 CB Allison Pineau (1989-05-02) 2 May 1989 (age 25) 1.81 m 145 347 Slovenia RK Krim
8 P Laurisa Landre (1985-10-27) 27 October 1985 (age 29) 1.74 m 5 11 France Le Havre
9 LW Paule Baudouin (1984-10-25) 25 October 1984 (age 30) 1.72 m 197 605 France Metz Handball
10 CB Grace Zaadi (1993-07-07) 7 July 1993 (age 21) 1.71 m 19 33 France Metz Handball
11 RW Marie Prouvensier (1994-03-12) 12 March 1994 (age 20) 1.65 m 0 0 France Dijon Bourgogne
12 GK Amandine Leynaud (1986-05-02) 2 May 1986 (age 28) 1.78 m 143 1 Republic of Macedonia ŽRK Vardar
17 LW Siraba Dembélé (1986-06-28) 28 June 1986 (age 28) 1.72 m 175 568 Republic of Macedonia ŽRK Vardar
21 LB Alice Lévêque (1989-05-09) 9 May 1989 (age 25) 1.82 m 19 6 France Mios Handball
22 RB Marie François (1993-08-14) 14 August 1993 (age 21) 1.77 m 5 6 France Dijon Bourgogne
23 GK Armelle Attingré (1989-01-15) 15 January 1989 (age 25) 1.74 m 16 0 France Issy Paris Handball
27 CB Estelle Nze Minko (1991-08-11) 11 August 1991 (age 23) 1.76 m 1 0 France Nantes Handball
28 RB Marie-Paule Gnabouyou (1988-03-04) 4 March 1988 (age 26) 1.85 m 66 90 France Toulon Handball
29 LB Gnonsiane Niombla (1990-07-09) 9 July 1990 (age 24) 1.72 m 22 45 France Fleury Loiret HB
64 RB Alexandra Lacrabère (1987-04-27) 27 April 1987 (age 27) 1.72 m 140 370 France Nice Handball

Media Coverage[edit]

France's matches are currently televised by Canal+ which will last until 2017.

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