2016 European Women's Handball Championship

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
2016 EHF European Women's Handball Championship
2016 European Women's Handball Championship.png
Tournament details
Host country  Sweden
Dates 4–18 December
Teams 16 (from 1 confederation)
Venue(s) (in 5 host cities)
Final positions
Champions  Norway (7th title)
Runner-up  Netherlands
Third place  France
Fourth place  Denmark
Tournament statistics
Matches 47
Goals scored 2309 (49.13 per match)
Attendance 148,800 (3,166 per match)
Top scorer(s) Norway Nora Mørk
(53 goals)
Best player Netherlands Nycke Groot[1]
Next

The 2016 European Women's Handball Championship was held in Sweden from 4 to 18 December 2016. It was the second time that Sweden hosts the tournament, after it also hosted the 2006 European Women's Handball Championship.

Sweden was awarded the championship on the EHF Congress in Monaco on 23 June 2012.[2]

Norway won their seventh title after a 30–29 victory over the Netherlands.[3] France captured the bronze medal, after a 25–22 victory over Denmark.[4]

Venues[edit]

Stockholm Gothenburg Malmö Kristianstad Helsingborg
Hovet
Capacity: 8,094
Scandinavium
Capacity: 12,312
Malmö Isstadion
Capacity: 5,339
Kristianstad Arena
Capacity: 4,700
Helsingborg Arena
Capacity: 4,700
Group A Group I
Knockout stage
Group C Group B Group D
Group II
Hovet exterior 2009.JPG Scandinavium september 2011.jpg Malmö isstadion 2.jpg Kristianstad Arena in 2011.JPG HelsingborgArena.jpg

Qualification[edit]

Qualified teams[edit]

Country Qualified as Qualified on Previous appearances in tournament
 Sweden Host 23 June 2012 9 (1994, 1996, 2002, 2004, 2006, 2008, 2010, 2012, 2014)
 Russia Group 6 winner 12 March 2016 11 (1994, 1996, 1998, 2000, 2002, 2004, 2006, 2008, 2010, 2012, 2014)
 France Group 7 winner 12 March 2016 8 (2000, 2002, 2004, 2006, 2008, 2010, 2012, 2014)
 Hungary Group 5 winner 1 June 2016 11 (1994, 1996, 1998, 2000, 2002, 2004, 2006, 2008, 2010, 2012, 2014)
 Norway Group 1 winner 1 June 2016 11 (1994, 1996, 1998, 2000, 2002, 2004, 2006, 2008, 2010, 2012, 2014)
 Romania Group 1 runner-up 1 June 2016 10 (1994, 1996, 1998, 2000, 2002, 2004, 2008, 2010, 2012, 2014)
 Serbia Group 2 winner 1 June 2016 8 (2000, 2002, 2004, 2006, 2008, 2010, 2012, 2014)
 Czech Republic Group 2 runner-up 1 June 2016 4 (1994, 2002, 2004, 2012)
 Netherlands Group 3 winner 1 June 2016 5 (1998, 2002, 2006, 2010, 2014)
 Spain Group 3 runner-up 1 June 2016 8 (1998, 2002, 2004, 2006, 2008, 2010, 2012, 2014)
 Poland Group 5 runner-up 1 June 2016 4 (1996, 1998, 2006, 2014)
 Germany Group 7 runner-up 1 June 2016 11 (1994, 1996, 1998, 2000, 2002, 2004, 2006, 2008, 2010, 2012, 2014)
 Montenegro Group 4 winner 2 June 2016 3 (2010, 2012, 2014)
 Denmark Group 6 runner-up 2 June 2016 11 (1994, 1996, 1998, 2000, 2002, 2004, 2006, 2008, 2010, 2012, 2014)
 Croatia Group 4 runner-up 2 June 2016 8 (1994, 1996, 2004, 2006, 2008, 2010, 2012, 2014)
 Slovenia Best third-ranked team 5 June 2016 4 (2002, 2004, 2006, 2010)

Note: Bold indicates champion for that year. Italic indicates host for that year.

Draw[edit]

The draw was held on 10 June 2016 at 13:00 local time at the Lisebergshallen in Gothenburg, Sweden.[5][6]

Pot 1 Pot 2 Pot 3 Pot 4

Squads[edit]

Referees[edit]

14 referee pairs were selected on 17 June 2016, of which 12 will be refereeing the tournament.[7][8] Of these, 7 pairs are women and 5 are men.[9]

Preliminary round[edit]

The schedule was announced on 16 June 2016.[10][11]

All times are local (UTC+1).

Group A[edit]

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts Qualification
1  Serbia 3 2 1 0 91 87 +4 5 Main round
2  Sweden (H) 3 1 1 1 78 74 +4 3
3  Spain 3 1 0 2 72 68 +4 2[a]
4  Slovenia 3 1 0 2 77 89 −12 2[a]
Source: EHF
Rules for classification: 1) points; 2) head-to-head points; 3) head-to-head goal difference; 4) head-to-head number of goals scored; 5) goal difference.
(H) Host.
Notes:
  1. ^ a b Spain 30–18 Slovenia
4 December 2016
15:15
Serbia  36–34  Slovenia Hovet, Stockholm
Attendance: 6,000
Referees: Arntsen, Røen (NOR)
Radosavljević 8 (17–16) Mavsar 9
Suspension 2×YC Report Suspension 2×YC
4 December 2016
18:00
Sweden  25–19  Spain Hovet, Stockholm
Attendance: 7,900
Referees: Jurinović, Mrvica (CRO)
Alm, Hagman 5 (14–10) Martín 7
Suspension 2×YC Report Suspension 4×YC

6 December 2016
18:30
Spain  23–25  Serbia Hovet, Stockholm
Attendance: 2,700
Referees: Christiansen, Hansen (DEN)
Martín 6 (8–11) Krpež Slezak 6
Suspension 4×YC Report Suspension 2×YC
6 December 2016
20.45
Slovenia  25–23  Sweden Hovet, Stockholm
Attendance: 3,700
Referees: Florescu, Stoia (ROU)
Mavsar 6 (13–13) Gulldén 10
Suspension 3×YC Report Suspension 2×YC

8 December 2016
18:30
Spain  30–18  Slovenia Hovet, Stockholm
Attendance: 3,100
Referees: Horváth, Márton (HUN)
Pena 6 (14–5) Mavsar 5
Suspension 3×YC Report Suspension 3×YC
8 December 2016
20:45
Sweden  30–30  Serbia Hovet, Stockholm
Attendance: 5,200
Referees: Alpaidze, Berezkina (RUS)
Sand 8 (15–18) three players 5
Suspension 2×YC Report Suspension 2×YC

Group B[edit]

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts Qualification
1  Germany 3 2 0 1 73 71 +2 4[a] Main round
2  France 3 2 0 1 70 60 +10 4[a]
3  Netherlands 3 2 0 1 75 68 +7 4[a]
4  Poland 3 0 0 3 65 84 −19 0
Source: EHF
Rules for classification: 1) points; 2) head-to-head points; 3) head-to-head goal difference; 4) head-to-head number of goals scored; 5) goal difference.
Notes:
  1. ^ a b c Germany 2 Pts, +1 GD, 50 GF; France 2 Pts, +1 GD, 39 GF; Netherlands 2 Pts, −2 GD
4 December 2016
18:30
Netherlands  27–30  Germany Kristianstad Arena, Kristianstad
Attendance: 2,026
Referees: Horváth, Márton (HUN)
Abbingh, Groot 5 (14–13) Huber 7
Suspension 3×YC 1×Red card Report Suspension 3×YC
4 December 2016
20:45
France  31–22  Poland Kristianstad Arena, Kristianstad
Attendance: 1,750
Referees: Christiansen, Hansen (DEN)
three players 5 (15–9) Grzyb 6
Suspension 3×YC Report Suspension 3×YC

6 December 2016
18:30
Poland  21–30  Netherlands Kristianstad Arena, Kristianstad
Attendance: 2,105
Referees: Alpaidze, Berezkina (RUS)
Wojtas 5 (11–14) Abbingh, Goos 5
Suspension 2×YC Report Suspension 3×YC
6 December 2016
20:45
Germany  20–22  France Kristianstad Arena, Kristianstad
Attendance: 1,805
Referees: Jurinović, Mrvica (CRO)
Huber 6 (11–11) Nze Minko 5
Suspension 4×YC Report  2×YC

8 December 2016
18:30
Germany  23–22  Poland Kristianstad Arena, Kristianstad
Attendance: 1,875
Referees: Florescu, Stoia (ROU)
Huber 7 (12–10) Achruk 7
Suspension 2×YC Report Suspension 3×YC
8 December 2016
20:45
Netherlands  18–17  France Kristianstad Arena, Kristianstad
Attendance: 1,730
Referees: Arntsen, Røen (NOR)
Visser 5 (7–12) Nze Minko 5
Suspension 1×YC Report Suspension 3×YC

Group C[edit]

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts Qualification
1  Denmark 3 3 0 0 78 69 +9 6 Main round
2  Czech Republic 3 1 0 2 83 83 0 2[a]
3  Hungary 3 1 0 2 62 64 −2 2[a]
4  Montenegro 3 1 0 2 63 70 −7 2[a]
Source: EHF
Rules for classification: 1) points; 2) head-to-head points; 3) head-to-head goal difference; 4) head-to-head number of goals scored; 5) goal difference.
Notes:
  1. ^ a b c Czech Republic 2 Pts, +4 GD; Hungary 2 Pts, +2 GD; Montenegro 2 Pts, −6 GD
5 December 2016
18:30
Hungary  22–27  Czech Republic Malmö Isstadion, Malmö
Attendance: 753
Referees: Kijauskaite, Žaliene (LTU)
Kovács 7 (10–13) Hrbková, Malá 5
Suspension 2×YC Report Suspension 3×YC
5 December 2016
20:45
Montenegro  21–22  Denmark Malmö Isstadion, Malmö
Attendance: 1,674
Referees: Brunovský, Čanda (SVK)
Knežević 7 (11–14) Jørgensen 9
Suspension 2×YC Report Suspension 3×YC

7 December 2016
18:30
Czech Republic  27–28  Montenegro Malmö Isstadion, Malmö
Attendance: 654
Referees: Kurtagic, Wetterwik (SWE)
Hrbková 6 (12–13) Jauković, Mehmedović 7
Suspension 3×YC Report Suspension 3×YC
7 December 2016
20:45
Denmark  23–19  Hungary Malmö Isstadion, Malmö
Attendance: 1,946
Referees: Brehmer, Skowronek (POL)
Jørgensen 5 (12–10) Görbicz 6
Suspension 3×YC Report Suspension 4×YC

9 December 2016
18:30
Montenegro  14–21  Hungary Malmö Isstadion, Malmö
Attendance: 1,279
Referees: Marín, García (ESP)
four players 2 (6–11) Görbicz 5
Suspension 3×YC Report Suspension 3×YC
9 December 2016
20:45
Denmark  33–29  Czech Republic Malmö Isstadion, Malmö
Attendance: 3,124
Referees: Antić, Jakovljević (SRB)
Jørgensen 9 (13–17) Růčková 7
Suspension 3×YC Report Suspension 4×YC

Group D[edit]

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts Qualification
1  Norway 3 3 0 0 80 58 +22 6 Main round
2  Romania 3 2 0 1 74 66 +8 4
3  Russia 3 1 0 2 70 71 −1 2
4  Croatia 3 0 0 3 68 97 −29 0
Source: EHF
Rules for classification: 1) points; 2) head-to-head points; 3) head-to-head goal difference; 4) head-to-head number of goals scored; 5) goal difference.
5 December 2016
18:30
Russia  32–26  Croatia Helsingborg Arena, Helsingborg
Attendance: 2,571
Referees: Marín, García (ESP)
Bobrovnikova, Zhilinskayte 6 (16–13) Penezić 8
Suspension 2×YC Report Suspension 4×YC
5 December 2016
20:45
Norway  23–21  Romania Helsingborg Arena, Helsingborg
Attendance: 1,278
Referees: Brehmer, Skowronek (POL)
Mørk 7 (13–11) Neagu 6
Suspension 3×YC Report Suspension 3×YC

7 December 2016
18:30
Romania  22–17  Russia Helsingborg Arena, Helsingborg
Attendance: 1,279
Referees: Antić, Jakovljević (SRB)
Buceschi, Neagu 7 (11–9) Postnova 4
Suspension 3×YC Report Suspension 2×YC
7 December 2016
20:45
Croatia  16–34  Norway Helsingborg Arena, Helsingborg
Attendance: 1,375
Referees: Kijauskaite, Žaliene (LTU)
Penezić 4 (9–15) Frafjord 6
Suspension 2×YC 1×Red card Report Suspension 3×YC

9 December 2016
18:30
Romania  31–26  Croatia Helsingborg Arena, Helsingborg
Attendance: 2,435
Referees: Kurtagic, Wetterwik (SWE)
Neagu 10 (15–13) Penezić 8
Suspension 4×YC Report Suspension 2×YC
9 December 2016
20:45
Norway  23–21  Russia Helsingborg Arena, Helsingborg
Attendance: 2,493
Referees: Brunovský, Čanda (SVK)
Kristiansen, Mørk 5 (11–11) three players 3
Suspension 2×YC Report Suspension 2×YC

Main round[edit]

Points obtained against qualified teams from the same group were carried over.

Group I[edit]

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts Qualification
1  Netherlands 5 4 0 1 142 128 +14 8[a] Semifinals
2  France 5 4 0 1 111 100 +11 8[a]
3  Germany 5 3 1 1 124 110 +14 7 Fifth place game
4  Sweden (H) 5 1 1 3 126 131 −5 3[b]
5  Serbia 5 1 1 3 122 142 −20 3[b]
6  Spain 5 0 1 4 108 122 −14 1
Source: EHF
Rules for classification: 1) points; 2) head-to-head points; 3) head-to-head goal difference; 4) head-to-head number of goals scored; 5) goal difference.
(H) Host.
Notes:
  1. ^ a b Netherlands 18–17 France
  2. ^ a b Sweden 30–30 Serbia
10 December 2016
16:15
Serbia  19–26  Germany Scandinavium, Gothenburg
Attendance: 4,212
Referees: Horváth, Márton (HUN)
Georgijev 7 (10–14) Huber, Hubinger 4
Suspension 3×YC Report Suspension 2×YC
10 December 2016
18:30
Sweden  30–33  Netherlands Scandinavium, Gothenburg
Attendance: 6,102
Referees: Jurinović, Mrvica (CRO)
Gulldén 8 (13–14) Groot 7
Suspension 2×YC Report Suspension 3×YC 1×Red card
10 December 2016
20:45
Spain  22–23  France Scandinavium, Gothenburg
Attendance: 3,702
Referees: Christiansen, Hansen (DEN)
Pena 5 (14–10) Pineau 9
Suspension 4×YC Report Suspension 2×YC

12 December 2016
16:15
Spain  20–20  Germany Scandinavium, Gothenburg
Attendance: 1,697
Referees: Arntsen, Røen (NOR)
Pena 7 (12–9) Hubinger 5
Suspension 3×YC Report Suspension 4×YC
12 December 2016
18:30
Serbia  27–35  Netherlands Scandinavium, Gothenburg
Attendance: 3,663
Referees: Florescu, Stoia (ROU)
Stoiljković 8 (12–17) Abbingh, Broch 6
Suspension 3×YC Report Suspension 2×YC
12 December 2016
20:45
Sweden  19–21  France Scandinavium, Gothenburg
Attendance: 5,279
Referees: Alpaidze, Berezkina (RUS)
Roberts 5 (10–12) Nze Minko 6
Suspension 3×YC Report Suspension 2×YC 1×Red card

14 December 2016
16:15
Spain  24–29  Netherlands Scandinavium, Gothenburg
Attendance: 1,896
Referees: Horváth, Márton (HUN)
Martín 6 (13–15) Polman 10
Suspension 3×YC Report Suspension 2×YC
14 December 2016
18:30
Sweden  22–28  Germany Scandinavium, Gothenburg
Attendance: 5,031
Referees: Brunovský, Čanda (SVK)
Hagman, Alm 4 (9–12) Bölk 5
Suspension 1×YC Report Suspension 2×YC
14 December 2016
20:45
Serbia  21–28  France Scandinavium, Gothenburg
Attendance: 2,243
Referees: Christiansen, Hansen (DEN)
Stoiljković 6 (12–15) Ayglon, Nze Minko 6
Suspension 3×YC Report Suspension 2×YC

Group II[edit]

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts Qualification
1  Norway 5 5 0 0 127 109 +18 10 Semifinals
2  Denmark 5 3 1 1 123 113 +10 7
3  Romania 5 3 0 2 119 110 +9 6 Fifth place game
4  Russia 5 1 2 2 116 121 −5 4
5  Czech Republic 5 1 0 4 132 146 −14 2
6  Hungary 5 0 1 4 111 129 −18 1
Source: EHF
Rules for classification: 1) points; 2) head-to-head points; 3) head-to-head goal difference; 4) head-to-head number of goals scored; 5) goal difference.
11 December 2016
16:15
Czech Republic  24–26  Russia Helsingborg Arena, Helsingborg
Attendance: 1,021
Referees: Brehmer, Skowronek (POL)
Růčková 5 (12–14) Sen 4
 2×YC Report Suspension 3×YC
11 December 2016
18:30
Hungary  21–29  Romania Helsingborg Arena, Helsingborg
Attendance: 2,236
Referees: Brunovský, Čanda (SVK)
four players 3 (9–15) Neagu 10
Suspension 3×YC Report Suspension 3×YC
11 December 2016
20:45
Denmark  20–22  Norway Helsingborg Arena, Helsingborg
Attendance: 2,553
Referees: Marín, García (ESP)
three players 4 (9–14) Mørk 5
Suspension 2×YC Report Suspension 2×YC

13 December 2016
16:15
Czech Republic  28–30  Romania Helsingborg Arena, Helsingborg
Attendance: 773
Referees: Kijauskaite, Žaliene (LTU)
Luzumová 7 (14–17) Neagu 10
Suspension 4×YC Report Suspension 3×YC
13 December 2016
18:30
Hungary  23–24  Norway Helsingborg Arena, Helsingborg
Attendance: 1,402
Referees: Jurinović, Mrvica (CRO)
Görbicz, Kovács 5 (9–11) Mørk 6
Suspension 2×YC Report Suspension 3×YC
13 December 2016
20:45
Denmark  26–26  Russia Helsingborg Arena, Helsingborg
Attendance: 1,672
Referees: Antić, Jakovljević (SRB)
Jørgensen 7 (13–11) Sudakova 6
Suspension 3×YC Report Suspension 4×YC

14 December 2016
16:15
Hungary  26–26  Russia Helsingborg Arena, Helsingborg
Attendance: 732
Referees: Kurtagic, Wetterwik (SWE)
Kovács 6 (14–13) Dmitrieva 7
Suspension 3×YC Report Suspension 2×YC 1×Red card
14 December 2016
18:30
Denmark  21–17  Romania Helsingborg Arena, Helsingborg
Attendance: 1,582
Referees: Marín, García (ESP)
Hansen 9 (12–10) Buceschi 4
Suspension 3×YC 1×Red card Report Suspension 3×YC
14 December 2016
20:45
Czech Republic  24–35  Norway Helsingborg Arena, Helsingborg
Attendance: 853
Referees: Brehmer, Skowronek (POL)
Hrbková 7 (17–18) Mørk 6
Suspension 2×YC Report Suspension 3×YC

Knockout stage[edit]

Bracket[edit]

 
Semifinals Final
 
           
 
16 December
 
 
 Netherlands 26
 
18 December
 
 Denmark 22
 
 Netherlands 29
 
16 December
 
 Norway 30
 
 France 16
 
 
 Norway 20
 
Third place
 
 
18 December
 
 
 Denmark 22
 
 
 France 25

Semifinals[edit]

16 December 2016
18:15
Netherlands  26–22  Denmark Scandinavium, Gothenburg
Attendance: 9,853
Referees: Brunovský, Čanda (SVK)
Polman 7 (13–13) Jørgensen 6
Suspension 2×YC Report Suspension 3×YC

16 December 2016
20:45
France  16–20  Norway Scandinavium, Gothenburg
Attendance: 9,908
Referees: Jurinović, Mrvica (CRO)
Lacrabère 6 (9–11) Mørk 7
Suspension 2×YC Report Suspension 3×YC

Fifth place game[edit]

16 December 2016
15:45
Germany  22–23  Romania Scandinavium, Gothenburg
Attendance: 2,210
Referees: Arntsen, Røen (NOR)
Huber 5 (11–11) Zamfir 6
Suspension 3×YC Report Suspension 2×YC

Third place game[edit]

18 December 2016
15:30
Denmark  22–25  France Scandinavium, Gothenburg
Attendance: 8,391
Referees: Florescu, Stoia (ROU)
Jørgensen 6 (9–14) Nze Minko 5
Suspension 2×YC 1×Red card Report Suspension 2×YC

Final[edit]

18 December 2016
18:00
Netherlands  29–30  Norway Scandinavium, Gothenburg
Attendance: 11,037
Referees: Alpaidze, Berezkina (RUS)
Snelder 6 (15–15) Mørk 12
Suspension 3×YC Report Suspension 2×YC

Final ranking and statistics[edit]

Qualified for the 2017 World Championship

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "EHF EURO 2016 All-star Team announced". swe2016.ehf-euro.com. 18 December 2016. 
  2. ^ "EHF EURO 2016 awarded to Poland and Sweden". eurohandball.com. 23 June 2012. 
  3. ^ "Heja Norge for the seventh time". swe2016.ehf-euro.com. 18 December 2016. 
  4. ^ "France survive second-half Danish rally to claim third EHF EURO bronze". swe2016.ehf-euro.com. 18 December 2016. 
  5. ^ "Women's EHF EURO 2016 Draw takes place on 10 June". eurohandball.com. 6 June 2016. 
  6. ^ "Women's EHF EURO 2016: 16 teams, one dream". eurohandball.com. 10 June 2016. 
  7. ^ "EHF nominates referees for Women's EHF EURO". eurohandball.com. 21 June 2016. 
  8. ^ "EHF confirms referees for EHF EURO". swe2016.ehf-euro.com. 5 October 2016. 
  9. ^ "referees-guidelines". swe2016.ehf-euro.com. Retrieved 11 December 2016. 
  10. ^ "Playing times set for Women's EHF EURO". eurohandball.com. 16 June 2016. 
  11. ^ Schedule
  12. ^ Top goalscorers
  13. ^ Top goalkeepers

External links[edit]