“Scandinavian battle” at the Men’s Youth World Championship! Sweden defeated Norway with the result 23:20.
Norwegian team started match better than their opponents and won the half-time 11:10, but Jerry Hallback’s team changed game situation in the second half, improved their technical skills and won the match 23:20. Oskar Sunnefeldt was the most valuable player from his team with 5 goals and Sindre Heldal was the best from Norway with 6 goals.
“It was good match as the first game at this championship, It was very important for us to win, we have good defense and we have to learn to attack better” – Jerry Hallback, Swedish head coach.
“it was difficult match, we were the best during 50 minutes, but then we made some mistakes and lost the game, unfortunately” – Anstein Engravslia, Norwegian head coach.
Norway will meet France and Sweden will face Egypt on August 10.