The Spanish handball team, current champion of Europe, will face in the first phase of the European Championship in Sweden, Austria and Norway 2020 with teams from Germany, Latvia and the Netherlands, according to the draw held this Friday in Vienna.
The Spanish team, which was framed in Group C, will play the matches of the first phase in the Norwegian city of Trondheim.
In the event that the "Hispanics", recent winners of the EHF Euro Cup, achieve one of the first two places of the group, they will face in the second phase, which will be played in Vienna, with the first two classified of the groups A -Croatia, Belarus, Montenegro and Serbia- and B-Czech Republic, Macedonia, Austria and Ukraine-.
The selections that achieve the first two places will compete in the semifinals, which will be played, like the grand final, at the Tele2 Arena in Stockholm.
The European of Sweden, Austria and Norway, the first to have 24 participants, will be played from 9 to 26 of 2020.
Groups and venues
Group A (Gratz): Croatia, Belarus, Montenegro and Serbia
Group B (Vienna): Czech Republic, Macedonia, Austria and Ukraine
Group C (Trondheim): Spain, Germany, Latvia and Holland
Group D (Trondheim): France, Norway, Portugal and Bosnia
Group E (Malmo): Denmark, Hungary, Iceland and Russia
Group F (Gothenburg): Sweden, Slovenia, Switzerland and Poland
Venues of the second phase: Vienna (Austria) and Malmo (Sweden)
Headquarters of the final stage: Stockholm (Sweden). (TagsToTranslate) European (t) handball