Why does the Icelandic nation outperform its small stature on the sporting field?
Iceland secured a spot in the 2018 European Men’s Handball Championship after a big win over Ukraine, 34-26, at Laugardalshöll indoor sports arena in Reykjavík last night.
Icelandic coach Guðmundur Guðmundsson and the Danish Handball Federation have agreed that Guðmundur leave his post as coach immediately
Among the ten coaches nominated by the International Handball Federation (IHF) as coaches of the year, there are three Icelanders.
The Icelandic men’s national handball team is out of competition at the World Men’s Handball Championship in France.
The Icelandic national team in men’s handball played two games at the World Men’s Handball Championship in Metz, France, last weekend. Both games were even and exciting throughout. Iceland lost the first, against Slovenia on Saturday, by one goal, and tied Tunisia yesterday.
Iceland lost its first game in the World Men’s Handball Championship in France yesterday, 27-21 against Spain in Group B. Iceland performed well in the first half, leading by two goals at half time, 12-10. However, Spain struck back in the second half, defeating Iceland.
A key player on the Icelandic men’s national handball team will not be able to participate at the 2017 World Men’s Handball Championship in France.
Icelandic handball coach Dagur Sigurðsson has signed a seven-year contract with the Japanese men’s national handball team.
The Icelandic coach of the Danish men’s national handball team, Guðmundur Þórður Guðmundsson, has decided not to renew his contract with the team when it expires on July 1, next year.
The Icelandic men’s national handball team beat the Czech Republic 25-24 in an exciting game at Laugardalsvöllur, Reykjavík, last night.
Icelander Dagur Sigurðsson may decide to quit his job next year as coach of the German men’s national handball team.
The Swedish Handball Association announced yesterday that it had hired an Icelander as the coach of its men’s national handball team.
Guðmundur Guðmundsson, the Icelandic coach of the Danish national team in men’s handball, led his players to victory against France in the Olympic finals in Rio de Janeiro yesterday, 28:26. Denmark has never won the Olympic gold before.
Icelandic coach Dagur Sigurðsson led his German men’s national handball team to victory yesterday at the EHF EURO 2016 in Poland when the team beat Spain 24-17, making Germans European champions.
Although the Icelandic men’s national handball team has dropped out of the Men’s EHF EURO 2016 in Poland, two Icelanders remain in the championship.
The Icelandic men’s national handball team lost its game against Croatia 37:28 last night at the men’s EHF EURO 2016 in Katowice, Poland.
Iceland’s national U19 men’s handball team this morning secured its place in the world championship semi-finals.
While attention has been focused on the Icelandic national football team in recent days, the national handball team is also trying to qualify for the European championships and its win against Israel does not guarantee Iceland a place in Poland next year, as many people had previously thought....
Iceland tied with Serbia in an away game in Nis yesterday, 25-25, in the 2016 Euro Qualifier. However, Iceland won against Serbia at Laugardalshöllin stadium in Reykjavík last Wednesday, 38-22.
The Icelandic national team in men’s handball played their last game at the World Cup in Qatar tonight when they were beat by Denmark and their former coach Guðmundur Guðmundsson, 25-30. Iceland will now return home while Denmark moves on to the quarter finals.
The Icelandic national team in men’s handball suffered a devastating loss against the Czech Republic in the fourth round at the World Cup in Qatar yesterday evening, 25-36. Iceland’s coach Aron Kristjánsson described his team’s performance as “extremely poor.”