2016 came to the conclusion as the reigning champions, Telekom Veszprem, met PPD Zagreb in Veszprem Arena for the ultimate encounter of the year! On Tuesday, 20.12.2016., Veszprem managed to finish their year with a win (28:25) after losing to the same opponent just a week ahead od the clash in Veszprem.
This win placed Veszprem on the second position on SEHA League table, right behind Vardar who have not been overthrown from the top position from the very start of the 2016/2017 season. The rest of the top 4 teams at the moment include PPD Zagreb and Celje Pivovarna Lasko. However, the situation is subject to change as there is a 2-month-long second part of the season awaiting.
The holiday season has begun, but it won’t be long for the players as the 1st phase of the World Handball Championship begins right after Christmas. The national team gatherings continue after the New Year’s Day, after which then begins the 2017 World Championship in France.
Happy Holidays to all of ‘Be 8 player’, SEHA – Gazprom League and handball friends! Enjoy the days off and don’t forget to tune back in January!