Round of sixteen game between Denmark and Germany was a game of high quality, tempo and tense. Germans scored the first goal and then increased the lead – 2:0, but Danes picked themselves up immediately and twice came forward during the first half. The performance of the teams and score was mostly equal through the first half which ended 12:11 in favor of Denmark.
In the second half Danes run away 6:0 in 6 minutes and then, despite German’s efforts kept superiority – 28:24.
Emil Laerke (LB) of Denmark scored 12 goals and was named the best player of his team. Best among Germans was Oliver Seidler (PV) – 4 goals.
In quarterfinal Danes will meet the winner of Korea vs Russia game.
CLAUS HANSEN (Head coach of Denmark): We played very well against the strong team. I’m very satisfied and proud of my players. I think we defended very well today.
JOCHEN BEPPLER (Head coach of Germany): Yeah, congratulations to Denmark. They won with four goals but, my team never gives up.