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 medal – first place 2003 Croatia Team
Silver medal – second place 1999 Denmark/Norway Team
Silver medal – second place 2009 China Team
Silver medal – second place 2011 Brazil Team
European Championship
Bronze medal – third place 2002 Denmark Team
Bronze medal – third place 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]

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Squad[edit]

The squad for the 2015 Golden League Trophy.

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
12 GK Amandine Leynaud (1986-05-02) 2 May 1986 (age 29) 1.78 m 143 1 Republic of Macedonia ŽRK Vardar
GK Cleopatre Darleux (1989-07-01) 1 July 1989 (age 25) 1.77 m France Nice Handball
17 LW Siraba Dembélé (1986-06-28) 28 June 1986 (age 28) 1.72 m 175 568 Republic of Macedonia ŽRK Vardar
LW Manon Houette (1992-07-02) 2 July 1992 (age 22) 1.71 m France Fleury Loiret HB
11 RW Marie Prouvensier (1994-03-12) 12 March 1994 (age 21) 1.65 m 0 0 France Dijon Bourgogne
RW Chloé Bulleux (1991-11-18) 18 November 1991 (age 23) 1.72 m France Mios Handball
4 P Nina Kamto Njitam (1983-06-25) 25 June 1983 (age 31) 1.78 m 198 367 France Metz Handball
8 P Laurisa Landre (1985-10-27) 27 October 1985 (age 29) 1.74 m 5 11 France Le Havre
P Béatrice Edwige (1988-10-03) 3 October 1988 (age 26) 1.82 m France Nice Handball
21 LB Alice Lévêque (1989-05-09) 9 May 1989 (age 25) 1.82 m 19 6 France Mios Handball
29 LB Gnonsiane Niombla (1990-07-09) 9 July 1990 (age 24) 1.72 m 22 45 France Fleury Loiret HB
22 LB Marie François (1993-08-14) 14 August 1993 (age 21) 1.77 m 5 6 France Dijon Bourgogne
5 RB Camille Ayglon (1985-05-21) 21 May 1985 (age 29) 1.80 m 158 334 France Handball Nîmes
64 RB Alexandra Lacrabère (1987-04-27) 27 April 1987 (age 28) 1.72 m 140 370 France Nice Handball
RB Barbara Moretto (1993-11-24) 24 November 1993 (age 21) 1.72 m France Dijon Bourgogne
7 CB Allison Pineau (1989-05-02) 2 May 1989 (age 26) 1.81 m 145 347 France Handball Nîmes
27 CB Estelle Nze Minko (1991-08-11) 11 August 1991 (age 23) 1.76 m 1 0 France Nantes Handball

Media Coverage[edit]

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

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