EPA / Tibor Illyes
Croatian handball gamers have been defeated by France within the match of the primary spherical of Group C of the European Championship in Hungary and Slovakia with the end result 27:22, which put them in a state of affairs the place their additional future within the match straight depends upon the match in opposition to Serbia.
From the very starting, France began strongly, after 4: 1 they reached 7: 2, however Croatia managed to return to the match within the subsequent minutes.
With a collection of 4-1, they managed to achieve two objectives minus (10: 8), which was the distinction on the finish of the primary half.
Within the second half, they performed largely purpose for purpose till the results of 21:19 for France, when the “Gallic Roosters” made a collection of 4 objectives and one obtained, main 25:20, which virtually broke the match.
Croatia managed to scale back, however to not flip issues round, so after the primary spherical, Croatia takes the third place on the desk.
This additionally implies that Croatia will play in opposition to Serbia on Saturday at 8.30 pm for survival within the match. The triumph of Tony Gerona’s workforce, which was convincing in opposition to Ukraine 31:23, would imply the tip of the competitors for the “Fiery Ones”.
Little question, an actual spectacle and deal with is ready for us for all followers of this sport.