Serbia men's national handball team

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
  (Redirected from Serbia national handball team)
Jump to: navigation, search
Serbia
Shirt badge/Association crest
Information
Nickname Orlovi
(The Eagles)
Association Serbian Handball Federation
Coach Dejan Perić
Assistant coach Saša Marković
Colours
Team colours
Kit body white sleeve seams.png
Team colours
Team colours
Team colours
Home
Team colours
Team colours
Team colours
Team colours
Away
Results
Summer Olympics
Appearances 2 (First in 2000)
Best result 4th place: 2000
World Championship
Appearances 8 (First in 1997)
Best result Bronze medal world centered-2.svg Bronze: 1999, 2001
European Championship
Appearances 9 (First in 1996)
Best result Silver medal europe.svg Silver: 2012
Last updated on Unknown.
Olympic medal record
Representing Federal Republic of Yugoslavia FR Yugoslavia (Serbia and Montenegro) / Serbia Serbia
World Championship
Bronze medal – third place 1999 Egypt
Bronze medal – third place 2001 France
European Championship
Silver medal – second place 2012 Serbia
Bronze medal – third place 1996 Spain
Mediterranean Games
Gold medal – first place 2009 Pescara Team

The Serbia national handball team represents Serbia in international handball competitions. It is governed by the Serbian Handball Federation.

For the results before 1991 when Serbia was part of SFR Yugoslavia, please see Yugoslavia national handball team.

Olympic Committee of Serbia declared men's national handball team for the best male team of the year 1999.[1]

History[edit]

2012 European Championship[edit]

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.

Competitive record[edit]

The Serbian Handball Federation is deemed the direct successor to both FR Yugoslavia and Serbia and Montenegro by EHF.

     Champions       Runners-up       Third Place       Fourth Place  

Olympic Games[edit]

Games Round Position Pld W D L GF GA GD
Spain 1992 Barcelona Suspended
United States 1996 Atlanta Did not qualify
Australia 2000 Sydney Fourth place 4th of 12 8 4 0 4 204 203 +1
Greece 2004 Athens Did not qualify
China 2008 Beijing
United Kingdom 2012 London Group stage 9th of 12 5 1 0 4 120 131 −11
Brazil 2016 Rio de Janeiro Did not qualify
Total 2/6 0 Title 13 5 0 8 324 334 −10

World Championship record[edit]

Year Round Position GP W D L GS GA
Sweden 1993 Sweden Suspended
Iceland 1995 Iceland
Japan 1997 Japan Round of 16 9 6 4 0 2 162 148
Egypt 1999 Egypt Third place 3 Bronze medal world centered-2.svg 9 6 1 2 257 221
France 2001 France Third place 3 Bronze medal world centered-2.svg 9 7 0 2 254 182
Portugal 2003 Portugal 7th/8th place 8 9 5 1 3 263 228
Tunisia 2005 Tunisia 5th/6th place 5 9 5 2 2 253 221
Germany 2007 Germany Did not qualify
Croatia 2009 Croatia 7th/8th place 8 9 4 1 4 280 281
Sweden 2011 Sweden 9th/10th place 10 9 3 1 5 246 251
Spain 2013 Spain Round of 16 10 6 3 0 3 170 159
Qatar 2015 Qatar Did not qualify
France 2017 France
Total 8/13 - 66 37 6 23 1885 1691

European Championship record[edit]

Year Round Position GP W D L GS GA
Portugal 1994 Portugal Suspended
Spain 1996 Spain Third place 3 Bronze medal europe.svg 7 5 1 1 166 162
Italy 1998 Italy 5th/6th Place 5 6 4 0 2 159 145
Croatia 2000 Croatia Did not qualify
Sweden 2002 Sweden 9th/10th Place 10 6 2 1 3 160 161
Slovenia 2004 Slovenia 7h/8th Place 8 7 3 1 3 206 199
Switzerland 2006 Switzerland Main round 9 6 2 0 4 161 177
Norway 2008 Norway Did not qualify
Austria 2010 Austria Preliminary round 13 3 0 1 2 83 94
Serbia 2012 Serbia Runner-up 2 Silver medal europe.svg 8 4 2 2 176 168
Denmark 2014 Denmark Preliminary round 13 3 1 0 2 73 77
Poland 2016 Poland Preliminary round 15 3 0 1 2 81 92
Total 9/12 - 49 21 7 21 1265 1275
* Colored background indicates that medal was won on the tournament.
** Red border color indicates that tournament was held on home soil.

Team[edit]

Current squad[edit]

This is the squad for the 2016 European Men's Handball Championship.[2]

Head coach: Dejan Perić

No. Pos. Name Date of birth (age) Height App. Goals Club
1 GK Slaviša Đukanović (1979-05-03) 3 May 1979 (age 37) 1.90 m 12 0 France Saint-Raphaël
3 P Miljan Pušica (1991-06-30) 30 June 1991 (age 25) 2.01 m 18 10 Poland Wisła Płock
5 CB Žarko Šešum (1986-06-16) 16 June 1986 (age 30) 1.96 m 133 337 Germany Frisch Auf Göppingen
7 LW Ivan Nikčević (1981-02-11) 11 February 1981 (age 35) 1.81 m 135 491 Poland Wisła Płock
8 LW Filip Marjanović (1989-02-10) 10 February 1989 (age 27) 1.89 m 23 17 Serbia Vojvodina
10 RW Darko Ðukić (1994-12-11) 11 December 1994 (age 21) 1.91 m 20 63 Turkey Beşiktaş
12 GK Darko Stanić (1978-10-08) 8 October 1978 (age 38) 1.92 m 103 0 Qatar El Jaish
13 CB Petar Nenadić (1986-06-28) 28 June 1986 (age 30) 1.98 m 67 167 Germany Füchse Berlin
17 RB Novak Bošković (1989-05-23) 23 May 1989 (age 27) 1.91 m 5 10 Israel MaccabI Tel Aviv
20 LB Momir Rnić (1987-11-01) 1 November 1987 (age 29) 1.97 m 87 152 Germany MT Melsungen
22 P Bojan Beljanski (1986-06-22) 22 June 1986 (age 30) 2.00 m 54 56 Austria Bregenz Handball
25 RB Nemanja Zelenović (1990-02-27) 27 February 1990 (age 26) 1.94 m 45 117 Germany SC Magdeburg
29 LB Ilija Abutović (1988-08-02) 2 August 1988 (age 28) 2.02 m 21 24 Republic of Macedonia RK Vardar
33 P Mijajlo Marsenić (1993-03-09) 9 March 1993 (age 23) 2.03 m 48 71 Republic of Macedonia RK Vardar
36 RB Miloš Orbović (1993-11-02) 2 November 1993 (age 23) 1.93 m 6 6 Serbia RK Vojvodina
82 LB Uroš Elezović (1982-01-28) 28 January 1982 (age 34) 1.94 m 6 7 Qatar Lekhwiya
85 GK Dragan Marjanac (1985-02-26) 26 February 1985 (age 31) 1.91 m 78 1 Switzerland BSV Bern Muri

Player statistics[edit]

References[edit]

External links[edit]