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Sweden unexpected victory over Iceland

In the eight finals Sweden faced Iceland and won the match with the result 31:26.

Sweden had a little advantage from the beginning of the first half and won the half-time with the result 14:11. In the second halt, teams played stable handball and Sweden kept the advantage as they defeated the opponents with 5 points difference.
Icelander Teitur Orn Einarsson, who scored 14 goals, was named as the best player of the match and Oskar Sunnefeldt was the most valuable from Sweden as he scored 8 goals for his team.

“It wasn’t our best game, I was happy with the defense in the second half,but it wasn’t good game at all” – Bjarni Fritzson, Iceland’s head coach

“It was difficult game, we rate the match as very positive, we won and we have positive attitude, we had lot of energy today, we did everything to win to had a good game” – Jerry Hallabck, Swedish head coach

Iceland’ will face the loser of Slovenia vs Croatia match and the winner of the game – Sweden will play against the winner of the Slovenia vs Croatia.


Georgian National Handball Federation . 2017