Sweden women's national handball team

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Sweden Sweden
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Information
Association Swedish Handball Federation
Coach Thomas Sivertsson, Helle Thomsen
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Home
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Away
Results
Summer Olympics
Appearances 1 (first in 2008)
Best result 8th 2008
World Championship
Appearances 7 (first in 1957)
Best result 6th, 1993
European Championship
Appearances 10 (first in 1994)
Best result 2nd, 2010
Infobox last updated on: Unknown.
Sweden women's national handball team
Medal record
Women's handball
European Championship
Silver 2010 Denmark/Norway Team

The Sweden women's national handball team is the national team of Sweden. It is governed by the Swedish Handball Federation (Swedish: Svenska Handbollförbundet) and takes part in international team handball competitions.

Results[edit]

Olympic Games[1][edit]

Year Position Pld W D L GS GA +/-
Canada 1976 Did not qualify
Soviet Union 1980 Did not qualify
United States 1984 Did not qualify
South Korea 1988 Did not qualify
Spain 1992 Did not qualify
United States 1996 Did not qualify
Australia 2000 Did not qualify
Greece 2004 Did not qualify
China 2008 8th 6 2 0 4 147 168 -21
United Kingdom 2012 11th 5 0 0 5 108 131 -23
Total 2/10 11 2 0 9 255 299 -44

World Championship[edit]

European Championship[3][edit]

Year Position Pld W D L GS GA +/-
Germany 1994 7th 6 3 0 3 134 145 -11
Denmark 1996 8th 6 2 0 4 142 171 -29
Netherlands 1998 Did not qualify
Romania 2000 Did not qualify
Denmark 2002 15th 3 0 0 3 79 94 -15
Hungary 2004 14th 3 0 0 3 68 81 -13
Sweden 2006 6th 7 3 0 4 156 170 -14
Republic of Macedonia 2008 9th 6 2 2 2 134 135 -1
DenmarkNorway 2010 2nd 8 6 0 2 199 176 +23
Serbia 2012 8th 6 3 1 2 153 142 +11
HungaryCroatia 2014 Qualified
Sweden 2016 Qualified as hosts
Total 10/12 45 19 3 23 1065 1114 -49

Performance in other tournaments[edit]

Team[edit]

Current squad[edit]

This is the squad for the 2012 European Women's Handball Championship.

Head coach: Torbjörn Klingvall

No. Pos. Name Date of birth (age) Height App. Goals Club
1 GK Maria Olsson (1986-12-08)8 December 1986 (aged 25) 1.70 m 1 0 Denmark Aalborg DH
2 P Ulrika Ågren (1987-07-13)13 July 1987 (aged 25) 1.76 m 35 53 Denmark Team Esbjerg
3 P Tina Flognman (1981-06-29)29 June 1981 (aged 31) 1.78 m 215 381 France Toulon Saint-Cyr
5 RW Hanna Fogelström (1990-11-08)8 November 1990 (aged 22) 1.79 m 28 43 Sweden IK Sävehof
7 P Linn Blohm (1992-05-20)20 May 1992 (aged 20) 1.79 m 1 0 Sweden IK Sävehof
8 LB Jamina Roberts (1990-05-28)28 May 1990 (aged 22) 1.75 m 51 74 Sweden IK Sävehof
9 LW Louise Sand (1992-12-27)27 December 1992 (aged 19) 1.63 m 2 1 Sweden IK Sävehof
10 RW Emma Hawia Svensson (1990-12-10)10 December 1990 (aged 21) 1.72 m 2 1 Sweden Skuru IK
14 LB Johanna Westberg (1990-04-06)6 April 1990 (aged 22) 1.85 m 0 0 Sweden Skuru IK
15 LB Johanna Ahlm (1987-10-03)3 October 1987 (aged 25) 1.75 m 90 337 Denmark Viborg HK
16 GK Cecilia Grubbström (1986-09-02)2 September 1986 (aged 26) 1.78 m 70 1 Denmark Viborg HK
17 LB Linnea Torstenson (1983-03-30)30 March 1983 (aged 29) 1.86 m 124 517 Slovenia RK Krim
20 CB Isabelle Gulldén (1989-06-29)29 June 1989 (aged 23) 1.79 m 99 288 Denmark Viborg HK
22 LW Jessica Helleberg (1986-02-20)20 February 1986 (aged 26) 1.72 m 47 64 Denmark Team Esbjerg
25 CB Angelica Wallén (1986-04-11)11 April 1986 (aged 26) 1.71 m 43 62 Denmark Team Esbjerg
27 CB Sabina Jacobsen (1989-03-24)24 March 1989 (aged 23) 1.80 m 43 72 Denmark Randers HK

Coaches[edit]

Per Johansson & Magnus Johansson

Notable players[edit]

References[edit]