Montpellier Agglomération Handball

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Montpellier Agglomération Handball
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Full name Montpellier Agglomération Handball
Founded 1982
Arena Arena Montpellier
Capacity 9,000
Head coach Patrice Canayer
League LNH Division 1
2011–12 LNH Division 1, 1st
Colours
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Home
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Away
Website
Official site

Montpellier Agglomération Handball, formerly Montpellier HB, is a team handball club from Montpellier, France. In 2003, Montpellier won the biggest prize in European club handball, the EHF Champions League, rallying from an eight-goal deficit after the first leg. They are the only French team ever to win the title. In 2009 Montpellier got the best player in the world Nikola Karabatić.

Old club logo.

Accomplishments[edit]

  • LNH Division 1 : (14)
    • Champions : 1994–95, 1997–98, 1998–99, 1999–00, 2001–02, 2002–03, 2003–04, 2004–05, 2005–06, 2007–08, 2008–09, 2009–10, 2010–11, 2011–12.
  • EHF Champions League : (1)
  • Coupe de France : (11)
    • Champions : 1998–99, 1999–00, 2000–01, 2001–02, 2002–03, 2004–05, 2005–06, 2007–08, 2008–09, 2009–10, 2011–12.
  • Coupe de la Ligue : (8)
    • Champions : 2003−04, 2004−05, 2005−06, 2006−07, 2007−08, 2009−10, 2010−11, 2011–12.
  • Trophée des Champions (2)
    • Champions : 2009–10, 2010–11.
  • Championnat de France N1B (1)
    • First : 1991–92.
  • Championnat de France Nationale 2 (1)
    • First : 1988–89.
  • Championnat de France Nationale 3 (1)
    • First : 1987–88.

Current squad 2013–14[edit]

No. Nationality Name Date of birth Height Weight
Goalkeepers
01  FRA Mickaël Robin 28.05.1985 1,90 m 85 kg
16  FRA Thierry Omeyer 02.11.1976 1,92 m 88 kg
Left wingers
14  FRA Michaël Guigou 28.01.1982 1,80 m 80 kg
18  BRA Felipe Borges 04.05.1985 1,86 m 88 kg
Left Back players
88  TUN Wissem Hmam 21.04.1981 1,98 m 107 kg
07  FRA William Accambray 08.04.1988 1,94 m 104 kg
Middle Back players
04  ARG Diego Simonet 26.12.1989 1,89 m 86 kg
Line players
06  TUN Issam Tej 29.07.1979 1,87 m 95 kg
22  SLO Matej Gaber 22.07.1991 1,88 m 90 kg
Right Back players
03  FRA Antoine Gutfreund 05.10.1992 1,95 m 94 kg
11  SLO Jure Dolenec 06.10.1988 1,90 m 90 kg
Right wingers
30  SLO Dragan Gajić 21.07.1984 1,90 m 83 kg
23  SLO Vid Kavtičnik 24.05.1984 1,90 m 85 kg

Notable Players[edit]

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