The European Handball Championship for women in Slovenia, North Macedonia and Montenegro is about to start. Date, time, location, groups, German opponents, broadcast on TV and live stream – SPOX provides you with the most important information about the tournament.
Women’s Handball Championship 2022: date, time, place, groups, German opponents, broadcast on TV and live stream
Before the year 2022 comes to an end, 16 European nations, divided into four groups of four, will fight for the 15th women’s European Championship title as part of the European Handball Championship in Slovenia, North Macedonia and Montenegro. Among them was the German women’s national team, which achieved silver at the home European Championships in 1994, the best place to date. For the first time ever, a women’s European Championship will take place in three countries at the same time.
Handball European Championship 2022: date, time, place
It officially starts on November 4th, with the big event opening at 6 p.m. with the games Hungary vs. Switzerland (Group A) and Denmark vs. Slovenia (Group B). The teams from Groups C and D then get into action the following day. The group stage lasts until November 9th and will be played at four venues – Group A matches will be played at Arena Stožice in Ljubljana (Slovenia), Group B matches at Zlatorog Arena in Celje (Slovenia), Group B matches at Zlatorog Arena in Celje (Slovenia). Group C in Sportski centar Boris Trajkovski in Skopje (North Macedonia) and Group D in Sportski centar Morača in Podgorica (Montenegro).
After the group stage, the three teams that make it into the main round, which will be played from November 10th to 16th, are determined. The main groups I and II consist of six nations each. Games and points from the preliminary round are taken over, so that there are three game days in the main round. The first and second place in the main group then advance to the semi-finals, which take place on November 18, while the third-placed play for fifth place on the same day. On November 20 in Ljubljana, the match for third place will take place, followed by the final of the 2022 European Championship.
|4th – 9th November||group stage||
Ljubljana (A), Celje (B), Skopje (C), Podgorica (D)
|10th – 16th November||main round||
Ljubljana (I), Skopje (II)
|November 18||Match for 5th place||
|20th November||3rd place match||
Women’s Handball Championship 2022: Groups and German opponents
The German national team has been drawn into Group D, which plays all its games in the Montenegrin capital of Podgorica, more precisely in the Sportski centar Morača. Germany meets Poland, Montenegro and Spain.
Group A / Ljubljana:
Group B / Celje:
Group C / Skopje:
Group D / Podgorica:
Handball European Championship 2022: Group D schedule
For the German handball players, the European Championship journey begins on November 5th against neighboring Poland, and it continues on November 7th with the game against hosts Montenegro. Finally, the DHB team meets Spain on November 9th.
|date||time||team 1||team 2||Venue, place|
|November 5, 2022||6 p.m||Montenegro||Spain||Sportski centar Morača, Podgorica|
|November 5, 2022||8.30 p.m||Poland||Germany||Sportski centar Morača, Podgorica|
|November 7, 2022||6 p.m||Germany||Montenegro||Sportski centar Morača, Podgorica|
|November 7, 2022||8.30 p.m||Spain||Poland||Sportski centar Morača, Podgorica|
|November 9, 2022||6 p.m||Poland||Montenegro||Sportski centar Morača, Podgorica|
|November 9, 2022||8.30 p.m||Germany||Spain||Sportski centar Morača, Podgorica|
Women’s Handball Championship 2022: broadcast on TV and live stream
The matches of the European Women’s Championship 2022 will be broadcast live and exclusively at Sportdeutschland.tv transfer. The live streams on the platform are completely free of charge, but can only be accessed in Germany.