Portugal national handball team

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Portugal
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Association Portuguese Handball Federation
Coach Paulo Jorge Pereira
Most caps Carlos Resende (250)
Most goals Carlos Resende (1444)
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Home
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Away
Results
World Championship
Appearances 3 (First in 1997)
Best result 12th, 2003
European Championship
Appearances 5 (First in 1994)
Best result 7th, 2000
Last updated on Unknown.

The Portugal national handball team is the national handball team of Portugal. It is governed by the Portuguese Handball Federation and takes part in international team handball competitions. The Portuguese squad achieved minor results at international level, but has qualified three times for the World Men's Handball Championship, and reached the 12th place in the 2003 edition, when they hosted the competition.

Results[edit]

World Championship[edit]

World Championship record
Year Round Position GP W D L GS GA
Nazi Germany 1938 Did not qualify
Sweden 1954
East Germany 1958
West Germany 1961
Czechoslovakia 1964
Sweden 1967
France 1970
East Germany 1974
Denmark 1978
West Germany 1982
Switzerland 1986
Czechoslovakia 1990
Sweden 1993
Iceland 1995
Japan 1997 Preliminary round 19 5 1 0 4 119 123
Egypt 1999 Did not qualify
France 2001 Round of 16 16 6 2 0 4 140 145
Portugal 2003 Second round 12 7 4 0 3 219 182
Tunisia 2005 Did not qualify
Germany 2007
Croatia 2009
Sweden 2011
Spain 2013
Qatar 2015
Denmark/Germany 2019 To be determined
Egypt 2021
Poland/Sweden 2023
Total 3/24 - 18 7 0 11 478 450

European Championship[edit]

Year Round Position GP W D L GS GA
Portugal 1994 Preliminary round 12 5 0 0 5 96 116
Spain 1996 Did not qualify
Italy 1998
Croatia 2000 Preliminary round 7 5 2 0 3 123 133
Sweden 2002 Second round 9 6 2 0 4 181 204
Slovenia 2004 Preliminary round 14 3 0 1 2 91 101
Switzerland 2006 Preliminary round 15 3 0 0 3 80 96
Norway 2008 Did not qualify
Austria 2010
Serbia 2012
Denmark 2014
Poland 2016
France 2018
Austria/Norway/Sweden 2020 To be determined
Total 5/13 22 4 1 17 571 650
* Colored background indicates that medal was won on the tournament.
** Red border color indicates that tournament was held on home soil.

Squad[edit]

This is the squad for the 2019 World Men's Handball Championship – European qualification matches against Cyprus, Kosovo and Poland.

Head coach: Paulo Jorge Pereira

No. Pos. Name Date of birth (age) Height App. Goals Club
12 GK Hugo Figueira (1979-04-10) 10 April 1979 (age 38) 1.90 m Portugal Benfica
1 GK Ricardo Candeias (1988-10-20) 20 October 1988 (age 29) 1.88 m France Chartres
26 GK Humberto Gomes (1978-01-01) 1 January 1978 (age 40) 1.93 m Portugal ABC
10 LW Diogo Branquinho (1994-07-25) 25 July 1994 (age 23) 1.80 m Portugal FC Porto
31 LW Sérgio Barros (1992-02-23) 23 February 1992 (age 25) Turkey Nilüfer Belediyespor
4 RW Pedro Portela (1990-01-06) 6 January 1990 (age 28) 1.86 m Portugal Sporting Clube de Portugal
7 LW Carlos Martins (1994-06-14) 14 June 1994 (age 23) 1.80 m Portugal ABC
17 P Tiago Rocha (1985-10-17) 17 October 1985 (age 32) 1.96 m Portugal Sporting Clube de Portugal
87 P Daymaro Salina (1987-09-01) 1 September 1987 (age 30) 2.00 m Portugal FC Porto
91 P Alexis Borges (1991-10-06) 6 October 1991 (age 26) 1.95 m Spain FC Barcelona
5 LB Gilberto Duarte (1990-07-06) 6 July 1990 (age 27) 1.94 m Poland Wisła Płock
13 LB Alexandre Cavalcanti (1996-12-27) 27 December 1996 (age 21) 1.99 m Portugal Benfica
22 RB João Ferraz (1990-01-08) 8 January 1990 (age 28) 1.98 m Germany HSG Wetzlar
15 LB Miguel Baptista (1995-10-26) 26 October 1995 (age 22) 1.95 m France Chartres
80 LB Fábio Magalhães (1988-03-12) 12 March 1988 (age 29) 1.94 m France Chartres
14 CB Rui Silva (1993-04-28) 28 April 1993 (age 24) 1.86 m Portugal FC Porto
19 CB Miguel Martins (1997-11-04) 4 November 1997 (age 20) 1.92 m Portugal FC Porto

Results[edit]

2018[edit]

14 January 2018
18:00 WET
Portugal Portugal 26-26 Poland Poland Pavilhão Desportivo Municipal da Póvoa de Varzim, Póvoa de Varzim
Attendance: 2,500
Referees: Mata, López (ESP)
two players 6 (15-13) Gębala 6
Suspension 3×YC Suspension 3×YC
13 January 2018
18:00 WET
Kosovo Kosovo 22-36 Portugal Portugal Pavilhão Desportivo Municipal da Póvoa de Varzim, Póvoa de Varzim
Attendance: 1,000
Referees: Mata, López (ESP)
Terziqi 5 (11-17) two players 5
Suspension 3×YC 1×Red card Suspension 3×YC
12 January 2018
19:30 WET
Portugal Portugal 47-16 Cyprus Cyprus Pavilhão Desportivo Municipal da Póvoa de Varzim, Póvoa de Varzim
Attendance: 1,000
Referees: Mata, López (ESP)
Duarte 7 (22-7) Argyrou 6
Suspension 2×YC Suspension 1×YC
9 January 2018
17:45 WET
Portugal Portugal 30-25 Argentina Argentina Pavilhão Comendador Adelino Dias Costa, Avanca
6 January 2018
19:05 WET
Romania Romania 26-23 Portugal Portugal Polyvalent Hall (Călărași), Călărași
(15-10)
5 January 2018
16:45 WET
Tunisia Tunisia 29-33 Portugal Portugal Polyvalent Hall (Călărași), Călărași

2017[edit]

27 October 2017
21:00 WET
Portugal Portugal 27-22 Romania Romania Pavilhão Municipal de Moimenta da Beira, Moimenta da Beira
25 October 2017
11:00 WET
Portugal Portugal 29-24 Romania Romania Pavilhão Municipal de Moimenta da Beira, Moimenta da Beira
Vidrago 8
17 June 2017
19:00 WET
Slovenia Slovenia 28-18 Portugal Portugal Arena Bonifika, Koper
Attendance: 3,500
Referees: Elíasson, Pálsson (ISL)
three players 4 (12-9) Magalhães 4
Suspension 3×YC Suspension 3×YC
14 June 2017
19:30 WET
Portugal Portugal 26-29 Germany Germany Multiusos de Gondomar Coração de Ouro, Gondomar
Attendance: 3,000
Referees: Nikolov, Nachevski (MKD)
four players 4 (16-15) two players 6
Suspension 3×YC 1×Red card Suspension 3×YC
7 May 2017
15:00 WET
Portugal Portugal 27-22 Switzerland Switzerland Pavilhão Desportivo Municipal de Loulé, Loulé
Attendance: 1,732
Referees: Opava, Valek (CZE)
Magalhães 5 (17-10) Schmid 5
Suspension 3×YC Suspension 2×YC
4 May 2017
18:00 WET
Switzerland Switzerland 25-27 Portugal Portugal Tissot Arena, Biel
Attendance: 3,275
Referees: Kurtagic, Wetterwik (SWE)
Rubin 7 (11-13) Duarte 6
Suspension 3×YC Suspension 3×YC 1×Red card

2016[edit]

6 November 2016
15:00 WET
Portugal Portugal 26-26 Slovenia Slovenia Pavilhão da Luz Nº2, Lisbon
Attendance: 1,582
Referees: Sondors, Līcis (LAT)
Duarte 5 (9-11) Blagotinšek 6
Suspension 3×YC 1×Red card Suspension 3×YC

 

2 November 2016
19:00 WET
Germany Germany 35–24 Portugal Portugal Rittal Arena Wetzlar, Wetzlar
Attendance: 4,421
Referees: Mažeika, Gatelis (LTU)
Musche 6 (16-10) Salina 5
Suspension 2×YC Suspension 3×YC
16 June 2016
21:00 WET
Portugal Portugal 21-20 Iceland Iceland Dragão Caixa, Porto
Attendance: 2,225
Referees: Horáček, Novotný (CZE)
Duarte 5 (10-7) Kárason 4
Suspension 3×YC Suspension 2×YC
12 June 2016
18:00 WET
Iceland Iceland 26-23 Portugal Portugal Laugardalshöll, Reykjavík
Attendance: 2,460
Referees: Nikolov, Nachevski (MKD)
Pálmarsson 6 (13-10) two players 5
Suspension 3×YC Suspension 3×YC
8 June 2016
20:30 WET
Portugal Portugal 27-22 Qatar Qatar Pavilhão Municipal das Manteigadas, Setúbal
(16-11)
6 June 2016
20:30 WET
Portugal Portugal 34-28 Qatar Qatar Pavilhão Municipal das Manteigadas, Setúbal
(16-11)
10 April 2016
17:00 WET
Portugal Portugal 33-23 Slovakia Slovakia Pavilhão Municipal de Moimenta da Beira, Moimenta da Beira
(17-11)
8 April 2016
19:30 WET
Portugal Portugal 36-24 Netherlands Netherlands Pavilhão Municipal de Moimenta da Beira, Moimenta da Beira
(17-13)
7 April 2016
15:00 WET
Portugal Portugal 31-25 Netherlands Netherlands Pavilhão Municipal de Moimenta da Beira, Moimenta da Beira
(16-14)
7 January 2016 Iceland Iceland 26-25 Portugal Portugal Reykjavík
(14-10)
6 January 2016 Iceland Iceland 28-32 Portugal Portugal Reykjavík
(17-16)

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