Serbia national handball team
|Nickname||Орлови – Orlovi
|Association||Рукометни савез Србије –
Serbian Handball Federation
|Assistant coach||Dejan Perić
|Appearances||2 (First in 2000)|
|Best result||4th 2000|
|Appearances||8 (First in 1997)|
|Best result||1999, 2001|
|Appearances||8 (First in 1996)|
|Infobox last updated on: Unknown.|
|Competitor for FR Yugoslavia (Serbia and Montenegro) / Serbia|
Olympic Committee of Serbia declared men's national handball team for the best male team of the year 1999.
2012 European Championship
The 2012 European Men's Handball Championship was held in Serbia from 15–29 January 2012, in the cities of Belgrade, Niš, Novi Sad and Vršac and is the tenth edition of the tournament. Germany and France were the other applicants for the championship.
At the 2012 European Championship in their home country, where they were pitted in Group A against Denmark, Poland and Slovakia. They finished first in their group following victories against Denmark and Poland. In the main round the team faced Germany, Sweden and Macedonia.
The team advanced by defeating two of their three opponents. In the semifinals Croatia was defeated by 26–22.
They faced Denmark in the finals, after having already defeated them in the second match at the group stage. Denmark emerged as the champion.
|1996||Did not qualify|
|2004||Did not qualify|
World Championship record
|1997||Round of 16||9||6||4||0||2||162||148|
|2007||Did not qualify|
|2013||Round of 16||10||6||3||0||3||170||159|
European Championship record
|2000||Did not qualify|
|2008||Did not qualify|
- * Colored background indicates that medal was won on the tournament.
- ** Red border color indicates that tournament was held on home soil.
The roster for the 2014 European Men's Handball Championship.
Head coach: Vladan Matić
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