Sweden women's national handball team

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Sweden Sweden
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Association Swedish Handball Federation
Coach Tomas 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 8 (first in 1957)
Best result 6th (1993)
European Championship
Appearances 10 (first in 1994)
Best result 2nd (2010)
Last updated on Unknown.
Sweden women's national handball team
Medal record
European Championship
Silver medal – second place 2010 Denmark/Norway Team
Bronze medal – third place 2014 Croatia/Hungary 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 handball competitions.

Results[edit]

Olympic Games[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[1] 2/10 11 2 0 9 255 299 -44

World Championship[edit]

European Championship[edit]

Performance in other tournaments[edit]

Team[edit]

Current squad[edit]

The squad for the 2015 World Championship qualification matches against Croatia.

Head coach: Tomas Sivertsson / Helle Thomsen

No. Pos. Name Date of birth (age) Height App. Goals Club
1 GK Johanna Bundsen (1991-06-03) 3 June 1991 (age 24) 1.85 m 3 0 Sweden IK Sävehof
12 GK Cecilia Grubbström (1986-09-02) 2 September 1986 (age 28) 1.78 m 0 Sweden Cecilia Grubbström
9 LW Louise Sand (1992-12-27) 27 December 1992 (age 22) 1.75 m 27 39 Sweden IK Sävehof
21 LW Edijana Dafe (1990-05-27) 27 May 1990 (age 25) 1.65 m 8 11 Sweden IK Sävehof
24 RW Nathalie Hagman (1991-07-19) 19 July 1991 (age 23) 1.67 m 57 94 Denmark Team Tvis Holstebro
10 RW Michaela Ek (1988-02-01) 1 February 1988 (age 27) 1.73 m Sweden Skövde HF
3 P Frida Tegstedt (1987-07-17) 17 July 1987 (age 27) 1.80 m 30 57 Germany Füchse Berlin
7 P Linn Blohm (1992-05-20) 20 May 1992 (age 23) 1.79 m 20 40 Denmark Team Tvis Holstebro
17 LB Linnea Torstenson (1983-03-30) 30 March 1983 (age 32) 1.80 m 143 595 Romania CSM Bucuresti
27 LB Sabina Jacobsen (1989-03-24) 24 March 1989 (age 26) 1.80 m 52 91 Denmark FC Midtjylland
29 LB Jenny Alm (1989-04-10) 10 April 1989 (age 26) 1.83 m Sweden IK Sävehof
28 RB Ida Odén (1987-04-14) 14 April 1987 (age 28) 1.72 m 38 98 Sweden IK Sävehof
31 RB Anna-Maria Johansson (1982-02-15) 15 February 1982 (age 33) 1.84 m 66 140 Sweden Skövde HF
15 CB Johanna Ahlm (1987-10-03) 3 October 1987 (age 27) 1.75 m 112 397 Denmark Team Esbjerg
20 CB Isabelle Gulldén (1989-06-29) 29 June 1989 (age 26) 1.78 m Denmark Viborg HK
25 CB Angelica Wallén (1986-04-11) 11 April 1986 (age 29) 1.78 m 60 73 Denmark Randers HK

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