December 5, 2021

Celebrating International Volunteer Day with one of SEHA’s volunteers

Every year on 5th December, the World celebrates volunteers, people who help others willingly or support the causes they believe in. Today we join the World and celebrate all volunteers around the globe, but especially the ones who are a part of our handball family. To mark the day, we […]
November 25, 2021

Test your knowledge and win Veszprem’s signed match ball

As promised earlier this month, we have a ton of new and interesting content now exclusively available on the SEHA – Gazprom League app and on our social media platforms. We are proud to announce the launch of the SEHA quiz. If you want to test your knowledge, learn something […]
November 16, 2021

Katarina Jordanovska: “I am sure I can speak for everyone when I say we all missed the stands”

After a year of absence, sports fans are slowly coming back to the stands in full capacity and are enjoying handball again. Apart from that the Be8th player project is celebrating its 6th anniversary this year, and, on that occasion, we felt it’s the right moment to present you the […]
September 4, 2020

Ready, set, go – it’s Final 4 time!

What happens when the countdown is over? Final 4 starts! A weekend of the best handball moves is here so reserve your favorite spot in front of the TV! Don’t miss to virtually cheer and follow which team will be the best and lift the SEHA trophy at the end!
September 3, 2020

Where to watch Final 4?

Due to epidemiological measures, you will not be able to watch the tournament on the stands, but do not despair! You can follow the matches and your favorite team on small screens via certain TV channels and platforms. TV live broadcast on the following channels:   Arena Sport (CRO)Arena Sport […]
September 3, 2020

Competition for the trophy continues!

After dozens of thrilling matches, the season is coming to an end. The best four teams secured themselves a spot at the 9th edition of SEHA Final 4 tournament which will take place in Zadar from 4th to 6th of September 2020. We are only one day away from the […]
August 31, 2020

Dear fans, handball is back!

After a months-long pause, rising like a fallen soldier, our favorite sport is finally back! While hungry for extraordinary goals and excellent saves, only the best handball action is ahead of us and great excitement is filling up the air! Don’t miss the most exciting handball in the region, because […]
August 30, 2020

Support your team online – become a Virtual Fan!

Besides supporting your team through social networks and watching the matches on TV, SEHA has secured that some lucky fans will still be able to cheer from the sidelines during the Final 4. Virtual Fans will be displayed on the screen next to the court. Players will see you, and […]
June 22, 2020

Q&A – Goce Ojleski: “I must be honest and say that I am very nervous as a fan!“

Never enough talking about the important role of 8th players in sports! Our new Q&A star, Eurofarm Pelister’s left winger Goce Ojleski certainly knows that. Whoever came to play in Bitola felt how strong support from the stands can push the team even in the most difficult moments. In the […]
June 8, 2020

Q&A – Aleksa Kljajic: ”8th players are our never-ending support and wind at our back!”

One thing is for sure. Sabac lives for handball. Sabac lives for Metaloplastika. Aleksa Kljajic, right winger for Metaloplastika, often speaks from his heart about Sabac and their loyal 8th players. He doesn’t hide how accepted he feels because Sabac, among other things, reminds him of his place of origin. […]
May 15, 2020

Happy International Day of Families, 8th players!

We would like to use today’s International Day of Families to remind ourselves, together with you, 8th players and our dear friends, but also all members of the sports community, how important family is for each one of us. We are thanking all the parents who recognized their children’s talent […]
May 12, 2020

Q&A – Fran Mileta: ”Mikita left the biggest mark this season among right wingers”

Young Fran Mileta‘s appearances in Nexe’s jersey this season are another proof of how many good and promising young players SEHA – Gazprom League has. Nexe’s number 7 is a first handball player born in the new millennium who received an invitation for gathering with the Croatian senior national team. […]
April 13, 2020

Q&A – Vladimir Cupara: ”Family and friends are the most important thing in the world”

The entire handball world has learned, in a short period of time, who Vladimir Cupara is and what he is capable of. 25-year-old goalkeeper has become a key player in both Telekom Veszprem’s and Serbian national team’s successes.  For half a year now, he has been showing his talent in […]
March 7, 2020

Make sure to get your ticket for SEHA – Gazprom League Final 4 on time!

The time has come for fans to reserve your seats in SC Visnjik – Kresimir Cosic Hall from 3rd to 5th of April 2020! If you’re interested in SEHA Final 4 and want to see your club in action – you can purchase your tickets online, or in every […]
March 6, 2020

Quarter finals are to be played – it means only ONE, Final 4 is around the corner!

Dear 8th players, there is no doubt that you are patiently waiting for SEHA-Gazprom League Quarter finals, now that we know which of your favorite team secured their spot in TOP 8 teams! We are bringing you a short preview. More important thing is to see you at the stands, […]
February 25, 2020

The City of Basketball to host SEHA-Gazprom League Final 4 Spectacle!

Knock knock! Who’s there? Information we’ve all been waiting for!  After Zagreb and Varazdin, another Croatian city gets the honour to host the SEHA-Gazprom League Final 4. Along with four best clubs, YOU, 8th players will come in Zadar, the city of stunning sunsets, beautiful architecture and friendly people. Mark […]
December 20, 2019

Best Handball Fan Contest vol. 4: we have a winner!

Best Handball Fan Contest vol. 4 has reached it’s peak! After three rounds and many incredible fan moments, we have finally found out who takes the title this year! Because this is the time of giving, it’s now the right moment to reward the best, most loyal and most creative […]
December 18, 2019

We are two days away from the winner announcement

The most exciting part of this year’s Best Handball Fan Contest is in front of us. We are only two days away from finding out who is the best 8th player of the year.  One of the finalists that succesfully completed all three steps along the way took SEHA stars’ […]
December 6, 2019

Best Handball Fan Contest vol. 4: Round 3 is finished!

Round 3 of this season’s Best Handball Fan Contest is officially over. The most creative and most loyal fans have completed all three steps and are now waiting to find out which one of them will win the main prize.    They have left us speechless with their photos in which […]
November 30, 2019

Final Round of the Best Handball Fan Contest vol. 4 is on

The most precious and wonderful time of  year is approaching which means that hummel, SEHA Claus and their little elves will reward most supportive 8th players in weeks that are to come.  Two exciting rounds of the Best Handball Fan Contest vol. 4 are behind us which means that Final Round […]
November 30, 2019

Best Handball Fan Contest vol. 4 : Round 2 is finished!

Round 2 of this season’s Best Handball Fan Contest is officially over. Just like in the previous round, you once again showed us that you are one of the best 8th players out there. By thinking of a Be8player hashtag, your creativity peeked through and amazed us. Now, 10 most […]
November 26, 2019

It’s time for Round 2 of Best Handball Fan Contest vol. 4

In the first round handball enthusiasts all over the SEHA world participated in the Be8player quiz and showed their handball knowledge. Now that the Round 1 has finished, excitement continues in the Round 2!  In this one, 20 fastest quiz takers with the most correct answers will show us their […]
November 24, 2019

Best Handball Fan Contest vol. 4: Round 1 is finished!

Well done to everyone who participated in the Round 1 and took Be8player quiz! You showed us some incredible handball knowledge through your answers. We hope that you enjoyed this Round, learned something new and broadened your handball knowledge. We are also glad to see that participants from various different […]
November 16, 2019

Best Handball Fan Contest vol. 4: Round 1 has started!

The long awaited Best Handball Fan Contest vol. 4 has officially started! After months of anticipation, all handball enthusiasts now have the chance to show why are they the best handball fans out there and why they deserve the title of the most supportive 8th players. All the amazing prizes […]
November 16, 2019

Best Handball Fan Contest vol. 4 – Rules

This year’s Contest is organized together with SEHA – Gazprom League and hummel in three rounds. First round will start on Monday, 18th of November 2019 and will end on Sunday, 24th of November 2019. Here you will take our quiz! Second round starts on 25th of November and lasts until 28th of November. In this period 20 quiz takers with […]
November 15, 2019

Best Handball Fan Contest vol. 4 is just around the corner

The team’s most valuable supporters never fail to amaze us with their incredible cheering. Now, it’s time to give back something to the brilliant 8th players who are the integral part of the SEHA family. Best Handball Fan Contest vol. 4 will be the perfect chance for fans to show […]
September 1, 2019

Be8player school kit giveaway

SEHA – Gazprom League is back, more exciting than ever before! The new, 9th season will be full of exciting moments and amazing surprises. Because fans are such an important part of the SEHA family, we decided to make your days even better. Our loud and loyal 8th players will […]
July 29, 2019

Prepare your cheering props – the new season is around the corner

Another season full of excitement and amazing handball is in front of us. Twelve teams that booked their tickets for the 9th edition of the SEHA – Gazprom League will face a lot of challenging moments on the court. Besides good tactics, great skills and team spirit, they will need […]
June 5, 2019

Fairytale continues: Thousands of Red&Black hearts for the Macedonian miracle

Thousands of hearts, all as one, the Macedonian sky painted in red and incredible fans with the same goal – to welcome the heroes and to celebrate the European trophy with the golden generation. With the spectacular finish of the season, Skopje was too small for all the fans that […]
May 28, 2019

“Ajde, ajde, Vardare!“

For the third time in a row, “Black and Red“ Warriors are part of the VELUX EHF Final 4. Golden generation will do their best, but they need your help, they need eight players. Semi-final match against Barca-Lassa will be spectacle without any doubt. So, make sure to reserve your […]
May 5, 2019

Book your tickets, pack your suitcases, Vardar are going to Cologne!

After an incredible quarter-final in the EHF Champions League, we now know which four teams will travel to Cologne to fight for the European title. Vardar will be the only team that has appeared at the Final 4, both last year and this year since not one of the French […]
April 8, 2019

Be8player corner at SEHA Final 4 in Brest

Be8player corner was an essential part of the spectacular 2019 SEHA – Gazprom League Final 4.The most colorful piece of the beautiful Arena attracted many spectators that wanted to be a part of the big event. It was the second time SEHA Final 4 was held in Brest, and some […]
April 5, 2019

Katarina Jordanovska’s Diary: We did it again!

We did it again! Vardar won their 5th trophy in the SEHA – Gazprom League, and I was there to witness it! Even though many Vardar fans expected an easy win against PPD Zagreb, it was a tough match, a true Final 4 battle to the very end. What an […]
April 3, 2019

Katarina Jordanovska’s diary: Off to the final!

Vardar are off to the final, going for the 5th SEHA – Gazprom League trophy after a very tough match against MeshkovBrest, a match that wasn’t easy to watch.  What an amazing day! When we got inside the arena, we got greeted by an avid Meshkov Brest fan – Vladimir, […]
April 1, 2019

Katarina Jordanovska’s first day in Belarus!

First day in Belarus!After getting some well-deserved rest, we got to go on a little tour around Brest.Such a nice cute little city, full of tiny shops and friendly warm people. Today we saw Sovetskaya Street, the main pedestrian street in Brest. Standing tall in the middle on the promenade […]
April 1, 2019

Stars and excited juveniles share Kids’ Day in Brest

There were no matches scheduled for SEHA Gazprom League F4 Monday but that does not mean all the other activities couldn’t take place in Brest, Belarus with kids and juveniles being given a chance to spend some time with their idols like Josip Eres and Artur Karvatski (PPD Zagreb) as […]
March 30, 2019

Katarina’s excitement ahead of SEHA Final 4

SEHA – Gazprom League Final 4 is only a couple of days away. Do you remember Katarina Jordanovska from Skopje, our winner of the Best Handball Fan Contest vol. 3? Well, Katarina is almost on her way to Brest, and she gave us a short update! “It’s finally time to […]
March 27, 2019

Vardar fans – loudest fanbase in the Region

If a team comes to play in Skopje, in SC Jane Sandanski, they know they will not just face seven excellent players on the court, but they will also have to play versus the noise generated by terrific Vardar fans. We saw that in Champions League matches, but we also […]
March 26, 2019

PPD Zagreb fans: White Lions- always on PPD Zagreb’s side

Branko Tamse often speaks about how the players and the coaching staff appreciate the support they receive from their loyal group of fans, White Lions. But, PPD Zagreb is a club with long tradition, many successful periods in their history, and they have fans all over Croatia. That is why, […]
March 25, 2019

Nexe fans – history in the making in Nasice

With a lot of local pride, Nexe fans are filling the hall every team their team plays. Even though Nasice is a small city in Eastern Croatia, the fans there know a lot about handball, and are extremely proud of their players. To confirm that, the colourful hall in Nasice […]
March 24, 2019

Road to Final 4: Meshkov Brest fans – awaiting a trophy

For the second time in SEHA – Gazprom League’s history, Victorya hall, city of Brest and Meshkov fans will host the SEHA Final 4. This time, Final 4 will be a nice overture to the big celebration that follows, as Brest celebrates its 1000thbirthday! But, that doesn’t mean that loyal […]
March 22, 2019

Handball smiles in Presov: Tatran’s visit to local school

After their season in SEHA – Gazprom League ended, Tatran Presov players took an opportunity to visit the local school ‘SZS Mukacevska‘ and present handball as a sport to the youngest members of the community. There are more than 30 children that play handball in the school, but even more […]
March 16, 2019

Reserve your seat and enjoy the Final 4!

Everyone interested in the 8th SEHA – Gazprom League Final 4 can now buy tickets for the handball spectacle, which will be held in Brest, Belarus on 2nd and 3rd of April 2019. The ticket sale started on Saturday, 16th of March.  Ticket office is open every day from 10:00 till […]
March 11, 2019

Reserve your time for the SEHA – Gazprom League Final 4!

Attention please! The thing we waited for a long time, we now finally know! It has been officially confirmed that the eighth SEHA – Gazprom League Final 4 will be in Brest, on 2nd and 3rd of April, 2019! Top-class handball, spectacular artistic program, action and attraction in the stands, […]
March 4, 2019

Katarina: “So yay! I won the Be8player Contest!“

Dear eighth players, read the story about this season Best Fan and her experience… “This is my first Contest I’ve ever participated in and my first prize! I was so excited knowing I got 2 all-inclusive tickets to see my team Vardar playing at the SEHA Final 4 – a […]
February 27, 2019

The main prize has made it to its winner!

Since it was announced that Vardar fan Katarina Jordanovska won the main prize of Be8player’s Best Handball Fan Contest vol.3, we could not wait to actually give the prize to Katarina. Well, now we did it. And it was in style!  Katarina was awarded the prize before the start of […]
February 26, 2019

Be8player main prize giveaway

At the match of the 15th round of the SEHA – Gazprom League, between Vardar and PPD Zagreb, scheduled for tomorrow at 20:15 CET at SC Jane Sandanski, apart from excellent handball, we will also hand in the main Be8player prize for this season. Be8player organised a fan contest to […]
February 22, 2019

Be8player prizes have reached their destinations

If you have participated in Be8player’s Best Handball Fan contest vol.3, and won some prizes, we know you were probably eagerly waiting for them. In the last few weeks, we preparing, wrapping and packing your prizes that you received. All the thank you messages definitely put a smile on our […]
January 8, 2019

Get ready for World Championship 2019!

It’s once again that time of the year. January is the month reserved for supporting our national teams as they join the quest for medals at the biggest stage. This year, Germany and Denmark are going to host the best handball players in the world, and the fans in four […]
December 24, 2018

Happy Holidays!

Dear 8th players, we would like to wish you a very happy holidays! From all our heart, we wish you a healthy, successful and happy new, 2019, filled with fantastic moments and handball on and off the court! 
December 20, 2018

The Contest is finished and the winner is…

It’s the time of giving and holiday spirit, and after almost a month, we are proud and happy to see eight players getting deserved prizes. Best Handball Fan Contest vol. 3, this year organised with hummel for the first time, had reached the end, and the final winner was announced […]
December 19, 2018

Tick-tack… Prizes are cooming soon!

Best Handball Fan Contest vol. 3 is entering the final. We believe you all are counting down till tomorrow, Thursday, 20th of December when will be announced the name of the winner via Facebook live. So, stay tuned and be with us at 12noon (CET) . The main prize is […]
December 17, 2018

Meet Zana Kirasic, PPD Zagreb’s fan

Our final fan story will be about Zana Kirasic from Ogulin. She supports PPD Zagreb and she told us about some of her favourite handball memories, herself and something about her favourite players.  Zana has many hobbies, some include watching handball and going to matches, but there is always time […]
December 16, 2018

Meet Ela, PPD Zagreb’s fan

It is time to meet another participant of Be8player’s Best Handball Fan Contest. We will introduce you to Ela Delatovic, 10-year old Djakovo. Ela’s favourite team is PPD Zagreb, but she goes to almost all SEHA matches played in Nasice. When Nexe played in Osijek, Ela went to those matches […]
December 15, 2018

Meet Katarina Jordanovska, Vardar’s fan

After you met Anja, Dalibor, Artyom and Ivan, it’s time for Katarina. Katarina Jordanovska comes from Skopje and she supports the reigning SEHA – Gazprom League and Macedonian champions – Vardar. She told us about her favourite handball players, memories and some hobbies. Let’s meet Katarina! Let’s start from the […]
December 14, 2018

Meet Ivan Jeletic, PPD Zagreb’s fan

Meet our next fan. The second PPD Zagreb fan we will meet in these stories is Ivan Jeletic, 33-year old from Zagreb. We talked to Ivan about his favourite handball memories and players and some matches he remembers. Ivan also told some interesting things about himself, so make sure you […]
December 13, 2018

Meet Dalibor Sandev, Vardar’s fan

We continue our presentation of our amazing 8thplayers. Next is Dalibor Sandev, from Skopje, capital of Macedonia. Even though Dalibor did not get enough likes on Be8player Facebook to reach the third, final round, it didn’t stop him from sharing his experience as a fan. Dalibor is 32 years old […]
December 12, 2018

Meet Artyom Dubko, Meshkov Brest’s fan

We were very pleased to see many people from different countries participating in the Best Handball Fan Contest this year. Proving that is Artyom Dubko, from Belarus. Artyom is 28 and is a big sport enthusiast. He is from Minsk and is a big Meshkov Brest fan. Supporting Meshkov Brest […]
December 11, 2018

Meet Anja Miksa, PPD Zagreb’s fan

We don’t even have to repeat how important fans’ voice is. That’s one of the key traits of SEHA – Gazprom League. That is why we decided your voice is heard again. In the next few days we will introduce eighth players with the photos they sent for the Best […]
December 10, 2018

2nd Round of the contest is finished!

It’s the month of giving, and you already know that Be8player and hummel will give some really valuable prizes for the most faithful fans. The waiting is near the end, the 2nd round is officially finished, and 8 photos with the most likes on Facebook have advanced to final, third […]
December 8, 2018

Like, like and more likes!

Christmas time is on, we believe you are all excited ahead of the end of the third round of the Best Handball Fan Contest vol. 3. As you already know, only eight photos with the most likes on Be8player Facebook will secure the last, third round of the contest. The […]
December 7, 2018

Surprise! More prizes from hummel!

SEHA December is a month of giving… The festive time has knocked on our doors and we believe you all are counting down till Christmas and New years eve as much as we do! And we are sure you can’t wait to see what did you get under the Christmas […]
December 7, 2018

It’s time for the Best Handball Fan Contest vol. 3 round 2!

For the third year in a row,Be8player will uniquely reward the fans of SEHA clubs. This year’s contest is organized in three rounds, and now, it’s time for the 2nd round. The 1st round is behind us, the impatiently-awaited contest started with a quiz on 26th of November. Fans of […]
December 1, 2018

Find out the correct answers to the QUIZ from Round 1

Which club is the reigning SEHA champion? Vardar PPD Zagreb Paris Saint-Germain Which player won the 2017/18 MVP award for the regular season and the Final 4 of the SEHA – Gazprom League? Igor Karacic Mikkel Hansen Luka Cindric How many goals did Halil Jaganjac score in the 2017/2018 season? […]
November 30, 2018

Best Handball Fan Contest Vol 3: Round 1 is finished!

Well done to everyone who participated in the First Round of the Contest. The quiz was something completely new for the SEHA – Gazprom League fans, so we hope you enjoyed it, learned something new, and are ready to move on with the Contest. It was amazing to see people […]
November 26, 2018

Be8player Best Handball Fan Contest vol. 3

Dear 8th players! It’s already that time of the year when we are saying ‘thank you’ for being here with us and your favourite clubs in one more SEHA – Gazprom League season. Because of that, we prepared something for you. Welcome to the ‘BestHandball Fan Contest vol. 3’! This […]
November 26, 2018

Best Handball Fan Contest vol. 3 – Rules

Dear 8th players! It’s already that time of the year when we are saying ‘thank you’ for being here with us and your favourite clubs in one more SEHA – Gazprom League season. Because of that, we prepared something for you. Welcome to the ‘Best Handball Fan Contest vol. 3’! This year […]
November 24, 2018

Hummel – официальный партнер Be8player!

Менее 48 часов осталось до начала традиционного конкурса «Лучший гандбольный фанат-3», организованного SEHA-Газпром Лигой. В этом году у болельщиков будет еще больше причин присоединится к нашему соревнованию. Лучший производитель спортивной одежды, ведущий бренд гандбола стал официальным партнером проекта Be8player, в том числе этого конкурса. Датская компания будет поддерживать проект и […]
November 24, 2018

hummel – official partner for the Be8player project!

Less than 48 hours are left until the start of the ‘Best Handball Fan Contest vol. 3’, traditional fan contest organized by the SEHA – Gazprom League. This year, the fans will have a reason more to compete in the contest. The best sportswear industry and leading handball brand became […]
November 20, 2018

It’s Universal Children’s Day – #GoBlue

The blue color is a color of #Be8player project, but today has one more meaning because it’s Universal Children’s Day. Today, we are celebrating every child on Earth and we are going blue! Universal Children’s Day is celebrated on November 20th each year and its goal is to promote international […]
November 17, 2018

Best Handball Fan Contest history

Best Handball Fan Contest history   Throwback to the last two Best Handball Fan contests- 2016 and 2017!   Be8player is a project dedicated to fans. It aims to educate the fans about the power of friendship, support, and togetherness in handball. The main goal is to connect the fans with their favourite clubs and bring everyone together at the stands. Be8player emphasizes zero […]
November 16, 2018

Best Handball Fan Contest vol. 3 is just a few days away!

SEHA December is always full of action, on and off the court. Players are on their duty, making sure their team has the best score before the Christmas break while the fans compete to win the Best Handball Fan of the season title. This December is no exception! On 26th […]
November 5, 2018

Welcome November!

We are welcoming one more month of the SEHA – Gazprom League. October was full of excitement, transfers and records so let’s make a short throwback! After the interview with Lapajne at the end of the month, we also talked with the new goalkeeper of Vardar, Dejan Milosavljev and Sime […]
October 28, 2018

3rd SEHA TV Magazine is out!

Dear eight players, third SEHA – Gazprom League TV Magazine of this season is here. There are 31 matches behind us, and the month of October was extremely interesting and exciting. A new SEHA mobile app has been launched, and it offers everything about the League so if you still […]
October 15, 2018

Official SEHA mobile app is out!

Dear eight players, if you thought there will not be any more surprises in the SEHA – Gazprom League with the season well underway, you would be wrong. We are proud to announce the launch of the official SEHA – Gazprom League mobile app. It doesn’t matter if you are […]
October 4, 2018

Be8player Fans vol. 1

October 1, 2018

Bye, bye, September, hello October!

One more month of the SEHA – Gazprom League is behind us. We had a great September and now we are looking forward to the new matches in October. Steaua Bucuresti and Meshkov Brest opened our 5th round, but before we continue, let’s see where you were last month! Vardar […]
September 29, 2018

Be8player in SEHA TV Magazine

Dear eight players, our 2nd SEHA TV Magazine 2018/2019 is finally out! We are giving you a short recap of the month, a big interview with left back from Nexe, Tomi Vozab, best 7 from September, Tatran Presov charity action, but above all that for the first time this season […]
September 5, 2018

Handball is back in Brest!

After a very long break (some might say too long!), SEHA – Gazprom League is finally back in Brest. The best Belarusian club- Meshkov Brest have also been expecting the best regional League to make a comeback, and have made a fantastic promotional video to headline the first match against […]
August 31, 2018

Brilliant start to the 8th SEHA – Gazprom League season

After a couple of months without handball action, SEHA – Gazprom League got right back where it left off in April. It was a phenomenal first round, as 10 teams put on a show in 5 matches played so far. There are plenty of novelties in the League this season, […]
May 28, 2018

Another spectacular event in Final 4, this time painted in French colours!

It was another major day in French handball history, as the first three teams in the end are French. New champions are the sensational Montpellier, Nantes finished second and PSG defeated Vardar to come third. The reigning champions did not succees in defending the title. The atmosphere was amazing in […]
May 25, 2018

You voted and you decided: Sterbik and Karabatic brothers headline the EHFCL All-Star Team

After you had a chance to pick the best players in this season’s Velux EHF Champions League, the EHF announced the players who made the team. The fans had a chance to vote on the official EHF platforms. The 17/18 season was dominated by French teams, particularly PSG, Nantes and […]
May 23, 2018

Vardar need their fans more than ever!

Last year they went to Cologne as outsiders, no one thought they can become the European champions. But this time it’s different. Vardar are the reigning champions, and alongside PSG, are deemed as the favourites to win the title. But they cannot do it by themselves! Their fans were with […]
April 25, 2018

Vote for the EHF Champions League All-star team

Dear fans, it is once again time to pick the best of the best. 45 players and 5 coaches are in contention of the Champions League All-star team of the 2017/2018 season. Some SEHA – Gaprom League players and coach have been nominated. It is up to you to decide […]
April 24, 2018

7th SEHA – Gazprom League Final 4 in numbers

Another successful SEHA – Gazprom Final 4 is behind us! Vardar one yet another title and proved to be one of the best teams in Europe. PPD Zagreb did well in both matches, but came up second. Meshkov Brest struggled to overcome many injuries and finished 4th, losing to Celje […]
April 19, 2018

They made it again!

Yet another season of the SEHA – Gazprom League has come to an end! This year we visited Skopje, the home of Vardar who were our Final 4 hosts for the season. On the weekend of the Final 4, Vardar and PPD Zagreb managed to take the first day’s wins […]
April 15, 2018

Champions of the 7th SEHA – Gazprom League season!

For the fourth time Vardar is winner of the SEHA – Gazprom League. The champions took a hard-earned, but deserved 26:24 final victory against PPD Zagreb in the Sports Centre Jane Sandanski in Skopje. The match was extremely close, half time was ended with 14:15. Zagreb gave Vardar a tough […]
April 15, 2018

Don`t miss the show!

This day has finally come! Today we will know who is the winner of the 7th SEHA – Gazprom League season in Skopje. As we said, we have surprises for you! You can expect an amazing entertainment programme which is directed by Dora Ruzdjak Podolski. You can enjoy in performances […]
April 14, 2018

A day full of happiness!

It was a great day for the kids from Skopje. They got the chance to spend some time with the best players from the region. The teams of the four clubs, who are playing at this SEHA Final 4, hung out on the court of the Arena with the youngest. […]
April 13, 2018

And they are going to the SEHA Final 4, too!

Today, the members of the SEHA – Gazprom League and the four clubs, who will be playing at this SEHA Final 4, visited home of orphans in Skopje. They donated a TV and four water heaters to this children’s home. Also, because they found that kids are big handball fans, […]
April 13, 2018

Come, come, Be8player is waiting for you!

Dear fans, as you already know the first semi-final match is today at 5:45 pm. We are so excited about this! Before you go to support your team, visit the Be8player corner and check out what we have for you! You have a chance to leave your note for the […]
April 11, 2018

Fans` lucky day!

If you were in the Skopje City Mall today, you definitely had so much fun and met some of the biggest stars of Vardar – Dainis Kristopans, Jorge Maqueda, Ivan Cupic, Rogerio Moraes, Igor Karacic and Martin Popovski. This “Warm up” for the 7th SEHA – Gazprom League Final 4 […]
April 10, 2018

Come and grab the tickets – Warm up for Final 4!

Hey guuuys! As you already heard it, before THE Friday, we have small surprises for you. If you haven`t got your tickets for the Final 4, you still have a chance to get them! On Wednesday, between 4 pm and 6 pm hurry up in the Skopje City Mall and […]
April 10, 2018

Lots of action and attraction is waiting for you on SEHA Final 4!

Dear fans! A big spectacle is in front of us. As you already know, this year Final 4 SEHA- Gazprom League will be held in Skopje, Macedonia, from 13th till 15th of April 2018. A wide range of events awaits! On Wednesday you will have a chance to buy or […]
April 10, 2018

Finally is here!

Ladies and gentleman! The new Seha Final 4 Magazine iz finally out. In magazine you can find a recap of the season, but the most importantly you can find Be8player pages including fan photos, Be8Player Fan Contest and many more. Be8player pages are our small universe where we shared our […]
April 8, 2018

Road to Final 4 – Mackovsek: “‘Handball is my biggest love”

Borut Mackovsek is one of Celje PL’s best players. Even though he is only 25, he already has a lot of experience in handball. This season, he was one of the leaders of this young team, a team that is making its first SEHA Final 4 appearance. ‘Prior to taking […]
April 4, 2018

Counting down the days until the Final 4 in Skopje!

There is just over a week left until the SEHA – Gazprom League Final 4 in Skopje. There is no doubt that Vardar have marked the history of the League, with 3 titles so far. It’s also the second time that the Macedonian capital is hosting the Final tournament. With […]
April 3, 2018

Road to Final 4 – Pesic: “As a child I followed sports quite a lot“

“As a child I followed sports quite a lot, and it’s safe to say that the full arena gives the team a motive to play better. I spent 6 years doing tae-kwon-do, and I started playing handball basically by accident. I did well at a school tournament, and the coach […]
April 2, 2018

Online ticket sale for Final 4

Dear handball friends, SEHA Final 4 is getting closer with only 11 days left until the start of spectacle. We would like to inform you that one half of Jane Sandanski hall’s capacity has been sold out, so far. Also, we would like to announce that the tickets for SEHA – […]
March 30, 2018

Road to Final 4 – Pavlovic: “The fans are our 8th player“

“As I child I was always in the stands, I followed every sport, basketball, football, handball, everything. I played football, and then my best friend and best man took me to handball. He invite me, and I liked it. I started on the wing, since I wasn’t very tall, then […]
March 25, 2018

Road to Final 4 – Stoilov: “I remember my dad carrying me to the stands“

”Ever since I was little I’ve been attending matches. I come from a sports family, where everyone supported Vardar. I remember my dad carrying me to the stands as a little boy, to both football and handball matches. Vardar is my childhood club. Today, when I’m on the court, it’s […]
March 23, 2018

Tickets for SEHA – Gazprom League Final 4

Dear handball friends, we would like to announce that the tickets for Final 4 SEHA Gazprom League which will be held in Skopje from 13th until 15th of April, are now available for purchase. There are two types of tickets. The package tickets include  all four matches that will be played during Final […]
March 20, 2018

SEHA – Gazprom League 2017/2018 Regular Season Recap

Most people can agree that the 7th SEHA – Gazprom League season was significantly marked by Vardar. The three-time SEHA champions were dominant throughout the entire season and comfortably occupied the first place after 18 rounds. This season we also welcomed back two Serbian teams, PPD Zagreb managed to overcome […]
March 8, 2018

Reserve your time for the SEHA Final 4!

Attention, fans! SEHA – Gazprom League has officially confirmed that the final of the best handball in the region is going to be played from 13th to 15th of April in Skopje! Excellent fun and interesting matches await. That’s why you should come to the Jane Sandanski Hall, support your […]
February 26, 2018

SEHA- Gazprom League- Round 14 in review

It was a stacked February in the SEHA- Gazprom League, with a lot of matches, without a real break from the EHF Euro in Croatia. Round 14 brought us some terrific matches, with a solid amount of goals. Everyone is slowly preparing for the Final 4 tournament in May, but […]
February 11, 2018

SEHA- Gazprom League- Round 13 in review

February brought us the first full round of the strongest regional handball competition. Away teams were successful on three occasions in this round, and 5 teams scored exactly 30 goals. A lot of fans were in the stands, and enjoyed some exciting matches. Tatran Presov- Vardar 23:30 (13:14) Almost 1500 […]
February 10, 2018

Vote for the World Handball Player of the Year in 2017!

We had quite a lot of voting going on recently, especially with the EHF Euro 2018. But, this time the things are getting more serious. The fans have a chance to vote for the best player in 2017 and the voting is available on IHF’s website. You can vote for […]
February 7, 2018

Handball Helps Kids – Veszprem’s new project

The project that includes promoting handball and helping children in need is always something we can proudly announce and share. Telekom Veszprem have already started their new campaign and its goal is to donate money to children foundations and encourage them to take up handball. The idea is to share […]
February 2, 2018

SEHA is back, and it’s looking amazing!

After an incredible January and the EHF Euro in which we saw Spain win the gold medal for the first time, the time has come to come back to club competitions. SEHA – Gazprom League started with an incredible match on Thursday. Vardar traveled to Brest to face Meshkov, in […]
January 30, 2018

Campeones, campeones, ole, ole ole!

Che viva Espana was resounding in the stands of Arena Zagreb, after the Hispanos defeated Sweden in the big and unexpected final of the EURO. Denmark, Sweden, France, Croatia and everyone else who saw the big event, took a bow to Jordi Ribera’s players. The fantastic Spaniards wrote a new […]
January 25, 2018

Fans’ heart is bigger and bigger

The European Championship has left venues in Split and Porec, so arenas in Zagreb and Varazdin became the centre of action of a true sporting spectacle. Scarves, jersey, various mascots, wigs, drums and trumpets flooded the stands. The fans got to know each other well, and some of them became […]
January 17, 2018

Fans’ big heart…

The start of every year is reserved for excitement, uncertainty and a lot of action on handball courts. Being 8th player is a special experience full of emotions, fear and hope. This year’s European stage took place in Croatia which was flooded by fans from different teams. As expected, the […]
December 29, 2017

What was happening in SEHA December?

SEHA December recap December is often people’s favorite month of the year. Despite of Christmas and winter holidays, SEHA- Gazprom League entered the crucial period of the season. The schedule was tight, we had many matches, including some of the most interesting finishes of the season. We are bringing you […]
December 21, 2017

Be8player Best Handball Fan Contest ending

After almost 2 months, we are proud to finally announce the winner of our contest! The fans collected hundreds of likes on their comments in the First Round, and 14 of them went to Round Two. That time, they sent us their fan photos for a chance to win 2 […]
December 8, 2017

Meet the mascot of Meshkov Brest

Our series of stories about mascots in the SEHA – Gazprom League cannot go without a story about Meshkov’s mascot. Their Bison is definitely one of the most entertaining mascots around the league, and fans’ favorite in Brest. The mascot was created 4 years ago, but Meshkov decided to change […]
November 30, 2017

Meet Metalko – the mascot of Metalurg

On the first look at the mascot, there is something unusual, but very appealing about this mascot. Metalko is an elephant, which is funny since no elephants live near Macedonia. But, it does not mean Metalurg got it wrong with their choice. On the contrary, Metalko the elephant was a […]
November 24, 2017

Contest final Be8player

The best fan contest organized by Be8player and the SEHA – Gazprom League, is entering the final, third round. A gift pack from their favorite team and an entry to the final round is reserved for these fans: Nemanja Malicanin (Dinamo) Patricia Grusovnik (Celje PL) Dimitar Gievski (Metalurg) Brankica Krsteva […]
November 23, 2017

Ivana Vukov: “My lifetime wish coming true!“

“It was a beautiful and an unforgettable day. I know my family has been planning and wasn’t sure whether we’ll go to the match featuring RK Zagreb and Rhein Neckar Loewen on the December 1st 2016. I remember coming to Zagreb, not knowing the way to the Arena, since we […]
November 22, 2017

Meet Nestor – Tatran’s mascot

So far, we had a chance to meet the mascots of Celje, Vardar and Gorenje. This time, we are heading north. More specifically to Presov, Slovakia – the home of the Slovakian champions Tatran and their cool mascot Nestor. Presov and Kosice are two rival cities in Slovakia. Horses are […]
November 19, 2017

SEHA- Gazprom League- Round 7 in review

There were a lot of goals in the 7th round of the SEHA- Gazprom League, especially in the Vardar- Dinamo and Tatran- Vojvodina matches. The fans could have enjoyed some spectacular goals and some exciting matches played in one of the strongest leagues in Europe. Celje PL- Nexe 27:27 (12:12) […]
November 15, 2017

Meet Pika the wasp – Gorenje’s mascot

Wasps are generally very annoying, persistent, but small creatures. They are quite a unique combination of a small body with a lot of power. Symbolically, they present the spirit of the Slovenian club – Gorenje Velenje. Gorenje’s symbol has been a wasp for a very long time. The club management […]
November 12, 2017

Stipe Mandalinic: “I started attending matches since I was a boy“

“I started attending matches since I was a boy, watching my idols as a fan. It’s a very nice feeling and a great experience – when you watch big matches with other fans. The atmosphere, top class players on the court, people singing with all their voice and heart is […]
November 10, 2017

Winners of the contest’s first round

Round 1 of the Best Handball Fan contest organized by Be8player and the SEHA – Gazprom League has finished. A total of 14 fans supporting SEHA teams from the 7th season of the SEHA- Gazprom League have won prizes and advance to Round 2. The names of the winners are: […]
November 6, 2017

Meet the Warrior – Vardar’s mascot

The year of 2014 brought a lot of changes to Vardar. New owner wanted to make the club more modern, invest more money and make the club even more popular. All those changes resulted in a lot of success, as the Skopje-based team won the Champions League in 2017. The […]
October 31, 2017

Be8player contest: Round one

Fans supporting all SEHA teams from season 7 are invited to take part in the contest! Clubs are: Celje Pivovarna Lasko, Dinamo, Gorenje Velenje, Meshkov Brest, Metalurg, Nexe, PPD Zagreb, Tatran Presov, Vardar and Vojvodina. Round One starts on the 31st of October at 6 pm, with a promotional video that is […]
October 31, 2017


It has been two years since Be8player campaign was launched. We want to show just how the voice from the stands is important, we still want to be the best 8th player. That is why we want to encourage our dear fans to promote handball across social media, but also […]
October 31, 2017

Be8player contest rules 2017/2018

Be8player and SEHA – Gazprom League are giving away prizes! Support your team, tell us what you like about it, come to the match and invite your friends. Take some photos with the players, have fun and don’t forget to use #be8player! This year’s contest starts on the 31st of […]
October 28, 2017

Meet Poki – the Celje PL mascot

When you first see Poki, you are not 100 percent sure what he actually represents. Is he an animal, or is he just a big cuddly creature? The truth is probably somewhere in the middle, but one thing is for sure; he looks big and strong, but also friendly and […]
October 26, 2017

Be8player – Dedicated to fans

Players and their performances on and off the court mean a lot to handball fans. But did you ever think about how much do the fans mean to handball players? Well, some people may have, but are still not fully aware of that. When players encourage you to come to […]
October 24, 2017

SEHA- Gazprom League- Round 6 in review

In round 6 both Serbian teams recorded similar losses at home, Vardar defeated PPD Zagreb in a SEHA classic. Another Skopje team was not as successful, as Gorenje grabbed really valuable 3 points in a Final 4 battle. Vardar- PPD Zagreb 30:23 (17:10) Maybe two of the biggest names in […]
October 23, 2017

SEHA- Gazprom League- round 5 in review

Round 5 brought some dominant performances from the likes of Meshkov, Gorenje and Tatran; Metalurg hosted PPD Zagreb in a match which could be proved to be the match of the season. Everything you need to know about Round 5 of the SEHA- Gazprom League is right here. Meshkov Brest- […]
September 21, 2017

SEHA- Gazprom League- Round 4 in review

SEHA- Gazprom League is slowly starting to heat up. 20 games are behind us, 70 are still left, so there is still plenty of time for teams to show what they’re capable of. We had two draws this week, both including Croatian and Slovenian teams, whereas Vojvodina picked up the […]
September 13, 2017

SEHA- Gazprom League- Round 3 in review

Round 3 didn’t bring any major upsets. It was still a pretty entertaining round with a bunch of great saves and goals. The reigning champions Vardar are still unbeaten, whereas Vojvodina is still without a win. Final Four battle is slowly starting to heat up! Derby of the round: Vardar- […]
September 7, 2017

SEHA- Gazprom League- Round 2 in review

SEHA- Gazprom League picked up right where it left off in Round 1. We had some interesting matches during mid-week; starting with the champions Vardar hosting Zeljko Babic’s Gorenje. The Macedonians didn’t fully secure the victory until the second half, despite a great start to the match. It was all […]
September 4, 2017

The first round of SEHA- Gazprom League in review

The long-awaited first round of the SEHA- Gazprom League produced some memorable moments. Dominik Krok scored two goals in the last 20 seconds to steal the win for Tatran against Meshkov after a hard-fought battle. Serbian teams- Vojvodina and Dinamo played a match full of beautiful goals and some awesome […]
July 5, 2017

Season 7 of SEHA – Gazprom League is upon us!

Dear handball friends, Another exciting season of handball is upon us. SEHA- Gazprom League is entering its 7th season and as we say every year, we hope that this one will be the best one yet! There is a lot of news you should be excited about. Two new Serbian […]
July 5, 2017

Groups for the season 2017/2018 of EHFCL revealed!

As we already declared – handball world has no time to rest! With just a month post Final 4 of EHF Champions League, weeks after the EHF EURO 2018 qualifications and teams week & just when you thought handball news would get some rest, Champions League already flows into the […]
June 30, 2017

Where to follow 2017/2018 EHF Champions League draw!

It may seem that the season has just finished, but the handball world has got no time to rest. Today from 9 PM CEST, Ljubljana, Slovenia will be hosting European Handball Federation to draw the groups of the upcoming men’s Champions League season. As soon as the draw finishes, the […]
June 24, 2017

Zagreb hosts EHF EURO 2018 Final Tournament Draw

The 16 men’s national teams to compete for the European title of 2018 have been assigned their groups for the final tournament of event to be held in Croatia. The spectacle was held in Zagreb’s Lisinski Concert Hall, on June 23, attracting many famous faces from the world of handball. By […]
June 5, 2017

Ajde Vardare is the song which every handball fan knows since Sunday evening!

Everything can happen in 7 seconds. Lanxess Arena, 18 thousand fans there and millions in front of the TV screens had the chance to see what happens when you play with all your heart, when you have nothing to lose and only 7 seconds to make your dream come true. […]
June 3, 2017

It’s time to rise and shine!

The creme de la creme of European handball is at one place this weekend – German Cologne. All eyes are on the four best teams which qualified for the VELUX EHF FINAL4. Paris Saint-Germain, Barcelona, Vardar and Telekom Veszprem will fight for the most prestigious club’s title. Cologne is ready […]
May 28, 2017

Hello Cologne!

With the biggest handball event of the year being less than a week a way, many of the players must have already started packing their bags for their trip to Cologne… But, they are not the only one to be prepared for the 3 & 4 June. Something just as […]
May 26, 2017

Friendship and memories remain

For  me,  being  a  sportsman  was  always  a  symbol  of  true  values.  It  represents the greatest  human qualities, friendship, hospitality, team spirit, bravery and much more. However, I must admit that my thoughts on this  always  ends  with  handball  as  the  root of  all  that.  My childhood,  growing  up  in  a  […]
May 8, 2017

Vardar and Telekom Veszprem chasing VELUX EHF Final4 title!

It is less than a month until the biggest handball spectacle in Europe: VELUX EHF Final4. The best four teams booked their tickets to Cologne, German city, which is hosting the grand finale since 2010. Barcelona, Paris Saint-Germain, Telekom Veszprem and Vardar will on 3rd and 4th of June fight […]
April 14, 2017

Vardar make history!

They did it! Yet another season of SEHA – Gazprom League has come to an end! Six-year old now, SEHA League has reached another peak of the season. And with each peak of the season arrives the Final 4 tournament… This year we visited Brest, the home of Meshkov Brest […]
March 28, 2017

Be8player is preparing surprises for the 2016/17 Final 4 SEHA – Gazprom League!

Attention, 8th players! As you may already know, the regular part of the SEHA – Gazprom League season has finished and the most important part of the season is under way. The question of who will become the 7th regional league title-holder will be answered in Brest, Belarus between the 7th […]
March 22, 2017

2016/17 Final 4 SEHA – Gazprom League is coming to Brest, Belarus!

The peak of the season is front of us and the long-awaited news is finally announced. 2016/2017 Final 4 SEHA- Gazprom League will be held in Brest, Belarus, from 7th till 9th of April 2017. Though the same four participants of the Final 4 Varazdin will be arriving in Brest […]
March 16, 2017

The meaning of this year’s decision match

The regular season of SEHA – Gazprom League ends tonight in Varazdin, the last year’s Final 4 host town. In the match between PPD Zagreb and Meshkov Brest, which is decisive by many factors, we are looking for the fourth participant of 2016/2017 SEHA – Gazprom League Final 4. Even […]
March 15, 2017

PPD ZAGREB FAN: ‘Handball creates memories that last a lifetime!’

Be8player brings you the amazing story about the fan of the handball club PPD Zagreb. Handball matches visits that turned into habit and the interest in handball that turned into love. We have talked to a fan who is known by his nickname ‘Bongo’ among the club’s players and the rest […]
March 11, 2017

TATRAN PRESOV FANS: ‘The goal of a real fan is clear – to support their team for better or worse!’

Find us at the C stand At the moment the fan club of TATRAN Presov does not exist. It has been officially inactive since 2014. Within the frame of current fan basis there are at about 35 fans of TATRAN Presov handball team, who usually sit in the C Stand […]
March 7, 2017

GORENJE VELENJE FAN ORGANISATION SALESKI GRASCAKI: ‘The only way to achieve our objectives is by staying together!’

How we became a community The formation of our fan organization goes back to the year of 1994, when a group of young handball enthusiasts decided to set up an organized fan group. Its primary goal was to cheer and support the local handball club at the domestic competitions, but […]
March 4, 2017

METALURG FAN ORGANIZATION ‘THE PIRATES’: The key to a good cooperation with the club is sharing the same dreams and wishes with them!

The establishment The ‘Pirates’ are the fan organization of the handball club Metalurg from Skopje. The organization has been founded in the far 1992, at first as a support group to a football team from Skopje, and later on as a handball club support, too.   Cooperation with the club […]
March 2, 2017

What has been been happening in the meantime? Welcoming March…

There is a light at the end of SEHA 2016/2017 season tunnel, only 7 more matches remain. One of them will solve the unanswered question of the fourth finalist. PPD Zagreb and Meshkov Brest are meeting chest to chest in two weeks and the match outcome will resolve the fate […]
March 2, 2017

Vote for IHF 2016 World Handball Player and Coach of the Year!

You choose! Talant Dujshebaev, Ivano Balic, Nikola Karabatic, Mikkel Hansen. Those are the only four handball players ever to be awarded IHF player of the year two times. Thierry Omeyer, Daniel Narcisse, Domagoj Duvnjak along with Jackson Richardson and Veselin Vujovic in the past are also some of the names that […]
February 1, 2017

SEHA Gazprom League continues!

The winter break is over and SEHA Gazprom League action continues on Thursday! The teams to open the second part of the season will be Vardar and Nexe. The current leaders of the table, Vardar, will be hosting the Croatian vice-champions Nexe in this year’s first clash in Skopje. Find […]
January 31, 2017

That’s a wrap: 2017 France World Championship recap!

After heaps of phenomenal handball in the preliminary round, only the best teams continued the Championship in the knockout phase where a single mistake gets you sent home… It all started with the face-offs between the sixteen best, after which it continued with the thrilling quarter-finals that led to the […]
January 26, 2017

Four tickets to Paris!

After the preliminary round full phenomenal handball in every sense of the word, it’s time to kick off the knock-out phase! There are no more mistakes allowed whatsoever for the teams that hope to qualify to the 1/8 final. Only from there, they can go further. In the tournaments with […]
January 12, 2017

2017 World Championship is on!

The 25th Men’s Handball World Championship has been officially opened this Wednesday, January 11th with a kick-off between the home team, France, and Brazil. The tournament which is expected to be at one of the highest World Championship levels so far is already followed by the enormous amount of popularity […]
January 11, 2017

Group D: Paris to host Denmark led by the best handball player of 2016!

Last but not least, group D gathered the teams of Denmark, Qatar, Sweden, Bahrain, Argentina and Egypt in the French capital – Paris. The obvious favorites to lead the group are, undoubtedly, Denmark. The two-time European champions have still not had the chance of coming to the very top of […]
January 10, 2017

Group C: Bad boys and cowboys as the strongest in Rouen

Interesting teams will meet in group C in Rouen. Current European champions, Germany, and bronze medallist, Croatia, could easily be the teams to fight for the first place in this group. However, Belarus and Hungary can surprise, and Chile is certainly unknown here while Saudi Arabia is a frequent guest […]
January 10, 2017

Group B: Hispanos with the new coach in France

Unpredictable. This is the word which describes group B in France. Spain, Slovenia, Macedonia, Iceland, Tunisia and Angola will play the group phase in the city of Metz and will have to work hard to justify the place in the main round. TheSpanish team has a new coach. Jordi Ribera […]
January 9, 2017

Luka Zvizej: ‘The fans are the ones that lead us towards our goal’

‘Our fans truly are our eighth player. Florijani are also at all of our away matches, but in Zlatorog Arena they are definitely the ones who increase the atmosphere, put the hall at its feet but also lead us towards our goal, and that is to win each match we […]
December 30, 2016

Hopes and dreams for the season 2016/2017

Summer passed, autumn reached us… Summer may be good for holidays, but not for a true handball fan. Why? No matches, no derbies, players are having a rest. You can only dream of adrenaline and the feeling of pride your favorite team fills you with. Meshkov Brest fans feel the […]
December 29, 2016

Group A: Les Experts on the road to their 6th World Championship title

The biggest handball event of the year is just around the corner. The expectations are high, from the organizers as well as from the teams and the host team has a big pressure on their back… French national team plays in group A, together with Poland, Russia, Brazil, Japan and […]
December 29, 2016

World Championship in France is getting closer!

January is always scheduled for big European or World Championships and 2017 won’t be an exception. France will from 11th till 29th of January host the best handball players from all over the world. In total, 24 teams divided in four groups will participate at the WCh. Host France settled […]
December 28, 2016

Amazing 1st part of the season

Amazing actions, intense matches, a lot of emotions and much more marked the first part of the season in SEHA League as well as in the Champions League. Now it’s time for national team gatherings and preparations for the upcoming World Championship in France. First part of the season in […]
December 28, 2016

11 best handball fans in 2016/17

In the holiday spirit, ten best handball fans from all over SEHA family have been awarded with the signed team jerseys and the ultimate winner was awarded with two all inclusive tickets for SEHA Final 4 in April. Hundred of photos were posted during the ‘Be8player’ campaign in November and […]
December 23, 2016

Final week of SEHA – Gazprom League in 2016!

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 […]
December 20, 2016

End of BEST HANDBALL FAN CONTEST – We have a winner!

  Csenge Virághalmi is the ultimate winner of “Best Handball Fan Contest” powered by Be8player. The path to victory wasn’t easy and she had to be one of top 4 most liked photos in our “BHFC” photo album to enter the Final 4 Round, in which the goal was to […]
December 20, 2016

Check out the schedule for week 16 – the final week of 2016!

As we are approaching the holiday season, it’s time for SEHA – Gazprom League to make a short pause! It’s been a great year, and certainly the best one so far! We can only hope to outdo ourselves in the upcoming year. We will make every effort to make 2017 […]
December 19, 2016

Week 15 recap

The penultimate week of SEHA – Gazprom League in 2016 has been closed! Now, we’re left with only expecting the last 60 minutes in the next week, but until then, how about quick reminder of the past week’s action? Also, the ‘Best Handball Fan Contest’ final round is up and running […]
December 12, 2016

Check out the schedule for week 15

The 15th week of SEHA League begins with an opener between PPD Zagreb and Vardar. The current leaders of the table will, this time, be hosted in Varazdin Arena by the Croatian champion who are on the hunt for new points after surprisingly leaving the last three in Velenje the […]
December 11, 2016

Week 14 recap

The week started in a surprising note having Gorenje Velenje celebrate over PPD Zagreb. Once again it’s been proven that what is expected is not always true, this time by the Slovenians who controlled the whole match winning 27:26 in the end. The action continued with one of the biggest […]
December 6, 2016

Check out the schedule for week 14

The week opener will be held in Velenje where Gorenje will host PPD Zagreb on Tuesday. With the end of the first part of the season coming, the Slovenian vice-champions are looking for the new 3 points in SEHA Gazprom League to keep the possibility of placing to FINAL 4 alive. […]
December 5, 2016

First Round of Best Handball Fan Contest is over!

The first round of our ‘Best Handball Fan Contest’ is now closed! In the past month we’ve received just under 200 of your photos which we have enjoyed seeing everyday. The community behind #be8player hashtag has been active daily and with this being said the point of the whole contest […]
December 4, 2016

Week 13 recap

With this Sunday, the first round of our ‘Best Handball Fan Contest’ officially closes! It’s been a great month since the start – our Be8player community has grown so much and we are extremely grateful for this and can only hope to continue this trend. The following week will be […]
December 2, 2016

HandStation Awards 2016

For the third consecutive year, HandStation wants to award the most outstanding players of the year. This time, voting from 19th November to 19th December, you can among some of the best players in the world to choose the best player of 2016, the best coach of 2016 and the […]
November 29, 2016

Check out the schedule for week 13

Another week is behind us, but another one’s ahead of us as well and what both of them have is common is not missing on any magical handball action that our SEHA Gazprom League players shower us with each week… Moreover, the 13th week of this season gives you another […]
November 26, 2016

Week 12 recap

With our Be 8 player contest in the main role, we wrapped up yet another week of SEHA Gazprom League! With three matches behind us and way more of received photos, the week is easily considered as successful. There is currently more than 130 of handball lovers competing, with just less […]
November 22, 2016

Vote for Handball-Planet WORLD HANDBALL PLAYER 2016

Who’s your best player? Nikola Karabatic, Domagoj Duvnjak, Filip Jicha and Laszlo Nagy – those were the best world handball players in the last five years by fans choice. Every November, Handball-planet together with the journalist from 32 countries nominates best handball players in the world for the HP world […]
November 21, 2016

Check out the schedule for week 12

Three amazing matches this week, among which there is a city derby classic, one played for the first time ever in SEHA Gazprom League and another with extremely motivated teams on the both sides. Something is telling us this week will be good… Izvidjac Central Osiguranje surely do not lack […]
November 19, 2016

Week 11 recap

We’re already on our way to the 12th week of this season’s SEHA Gazprom League. To recall who celebrated and who left the points behind, check out this week’s quick recap… Izvidjac Central Osiguranje have finally done it – the first points this season have been collected and the ice […]
November 18, 2016

VARDAR FAN ORGANIZATION KOMITI: The strongest and the largest fan organization coming from Balkan

You have to know this… Vardar is a handball club from Skopje and the Macedonian champion in handball. The team participates in the regional SEHA Gazprom League, EHF Champions League and the Macedonian Handball Super League. ‘HC Vardar was founded in 1961, as part of the Vardar Sports Club in […]
November 15, 2016

Check out the schedule for week 11

The past week of SEHA Gazprom League has been a blast and will for sure be the one that’s hard to beat. Receiving your photos daily, our community has grown at an enormous speed, and we can only hope this trend will continue! The best of our Be 8 player […]
November 14, 2016

IZVIDJAC CO FAN ORGANIZATION: ‘We are developing plans for our club’s future!’

HRK Izvidjac is a sport club with a long and rich tradition that was founded in 1956. The team holds the record winning the championship of Bosnia and Herzegovina 8 times and winning the Cup 9 times. Izvidjac is also four-time champion of Bosnia and Herzegovina (in the season 1999/2000., […]
November 12, 2016

Week 10 recap

With the start of our Be 8 player campaign in this big, tenth week of SEHA Gazprom League, having received more than a hundred of your photos showing us what it means to be the real eighth player, the 2016/2017 is now in its full glory! Aside from the amazing matches […]
November 10, 2016

CELJE PL FAN ASSOCIATION ‘FLORIJANI’: Key factor to Celje’s win!

The history of Celje’s fan society ‘Florijani’ goes all the way back to 1993. The group of handball fans gathered around the idea of supporting handball club Celje Pivovarna Lasko. From the beginnings they started gathering at not only domestic, but also away matches and even European championships. After quite […]
November 9, 2016

#be8player is on fire!

With the matches played on 8th of November, ‘Be8player’ campaign grew outside of geographical state borders. ‘Be8player’ visited Hungary, Slovakia and Macedonia and fans were invited to join the ‘Be8player’ crew on a handball journey. Some of the lucky fans even got their red and green companions, #be8player bracelets. The […]
November 7, 2016

TELEKOM VESZPREM FAN ASSOCIATION: One chance in a million of seeing Veszprem play with none of their supporters on the stands!

Every handball knower or follower will tell you the same – Telekom Veszprem’s fan association is one of the most loyal European-based fan club organizations. And indeed, they are and have proved it quite a few times!   One of the Veszprem fan association’s greatest influence is dissociating themselves away […]
November 6, 2016

Week 10 brings surprises to your city!

The national team week action is now over and we’re once again back on the path of the best regional handball provided by SEHA Gazprom League. This month, however, it will be different. Aside from all incredible matches that will be played from week to week, the excitement will not […]
November 4, 2016


The fan club ‘Unia’ is a representative organization of all the active supporters of HC Meshkov Brest. The main motto of the fan association is ‘Nasha Voz’me!’, translated as ‘We will win!’ from Belarusian.   Take part! Though the handball club Meshkov Brest was founded in 2002, the fan association […]
November 2, 2016

NEXE FAN ASSOCIATION: Come and spend a day with us in Nasice!

HC Nexe Nasice Fan Club is the youngest of all fan clubs in SEHA Gazprom League. Although the handball club exists for several decades – it was founded in 1958, has been competing in the Croatian Premier Handball League since 2006 and has been a participant of SEHA League from […]
October 30, 2016

Week 9 recap

The ninth week of SEHA Gazprom League is finished, and before entering the tenth week entretainment, we are taking a small, few-days long break… So while waiting for the new dose of the best regional handball, let’s recap the past week’s episode… The two-time SEHA winner, Telekom Veszprem, hosted the […]
October 25, 2016

Check out the schedule for week 9

As the regional league enters the ninth week the situation is changing day by day as the teams are going up and down the scale with every point. In the first match scheduled for the week, the reigning champions, Telekom Veszprem will be hosting NEXE. Zdenko Kordi’s boys are surely motivated […]
October 24, 2016

[EHFCL] Round 5

Unpredictable moments are why we love handball – and that’s why we ADORED it in the 5th round of EHF Champions League. GROUP A Telekom Veszprem, who are the only representative of SEHA – Gazprom League in EHF Champions League, have suffered their first defeat in this season’s EHF Champions […]
October 24, 2016

Best Handball Fan Contest 2016/2017

First two weeks we are posting photos of you, which we have taken during the matches at the start of the season, and with the beginning of the third week we are rewarding your photos.
October 24, 2016

It is about you!

You, are an important link in victory of every club. You are their eight player and you are the reason for this project. The main goal of this project is to bring more fans at the stands, to connect fans from all around the world with zero tolerance on violence, togetherness and friendship.
October 23, 2016

Week 8 recap

With the start of the week, started the SEHA action. The first to open the eighth week were NEXE and Meshkov Brest with a clash in Nasice on Monday. The Croatian vice-champions gave their best against seemingly tired Meshkov and succeeded in grabbing their biggest win of the season! With the […]
October 17, 2016

Check out the schedule for week 8

We’re already in the eighth week of the 2016/2017 season and every point can already make a difference. The best handball in the region is taking place every week, and we for sure won’t be lacking it this week… Even better, this week we’re starting on Monday 17/10/ with NEXE hosting Meshkov Brest. NEXE […]
October 16, 2016

[EHFCL] Round 4

GROUP A The two-time champion of SEHA – Gazprom League, managed to beat one of the best German and European teams, THW Kiel. After Veszprem left for a break with a 3-goal advantage, the Germans threatened to turn over the result in the 2nd half, but the Hungarian side kept fighting […]
November 16, 2021

Katarina Jordanovska: “I am sure I can speak for everyone when I say we all missed the stands”

After a year of absence, sports fans are slowly coming back to the stands in full capacity and are enjoying handball again. Apart from that the Be8th player project is celebrating its 6th anniversary this year, and, on that occasion, we felt it’s the right moment to present you the […]
December 5, 2021
Elizaveta Romaniuk (first row, 11th from right to left)

Celebrating International Volunteer Day with one of SEHA’s volunteers

Every year on 5th December, the World celebrates volunteers, people who help others willingly or support the causes they believe in. Today we join the World and celebrate all volunteers around the globe, but especially the ones who are a part of our handball family. To mark the day, we […]