The European Championship in Hungary and Slovakia, where the German team played exclusively, goes to the crucial games. With the medals, the DHB team weakened by Corona Early has definitely nothing to do this year.
The fifth place from the European Championship 2020 will not hold or even kept the two-time European champion (2014 and 2016). In the main round Germany lost all three games and can advance at most with a victory against Russia on Tuesday (18 o’clock, live! At DHB team) in four of the group II. The third place, which would entitle to play for the game five, is except range in view of 2: 6 points.
The German placements at a glance:
1994 \ – 9th place
1996 \ – 8th place
1998 \ – 3rd place
2000 \ – 9th place
2002 \ – 2nd place
2004 \ – European champion in Slovenia (30:25 against the host)
2006 \ – 5th place
2008 \ – 4th place
2010 \ – 10th place
2012 \ – 7th place
2014 \ – not qualified for the first time
2016 \ – European champion in Poland (24:17 against Spain)
2018 \ – 9th place
2020 \ – 5th place
2022 \ -?
2024 \ – Germany is first organizer of a European Championship