The Croatian handball team is the first strong team in the European Handball Championship, which will be held in Hungary and Slovakia next year.
Along with Croatia, Spain, Norway, Slovenia, Portugal and Germany are the strongest countries. Interestingly, the current world champion and Olympic champion Denmark is in the second strong group, but the position in the first group is reserved for the European champions and runners-up (Spain and Croatia) and the four best countries in the qualifying group. team. In addition, France is only in third place because it is behind Serbia in qualifying.
The first strong group: Croatia, Spain, Norway, Slovenia, Portugal, Germany
Another powerful group: Sweden, Hungary, Russia, Denmark, Serbia, Austria
The third strongest group: Slovakia, Belarus, Iceland, Czech Republic, North Macedonia, France
The fourth strongest group: Netherlands, Montenegro, Ukraine, Poland, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Lithuania
The group draw takes place on Thursday. There are six groups of four in each group.