Slovenia

Road to Egypt 2021: Slovenia reached the 27th Men’s Handball World Championship after the cancellation of European qualifiers, as they ranked fourth at the Men’s EHF EURO 2020.

History: Slovenia have made eight previous appearances, with a third-place finish in 2017 standing as their best performance.

Coach: Ljubomir Vranjes (SWE)

Squad List: TBD

Nickname: Junaki

Slovenia made their biggest achievement when they snatched the silver medal in the European Handball Championship in 2004. They claimed third place in the 2017 World Handball Championship.

Junaki, loosely translated as “The Heroes,” made three appearances in the Summer Olympic Games starting with their participation in Sydney 2000, putting forth their best performance in the 2016 edition when they claimed sixth place.

Slovenia have made eight appearances in the Handball World Championship, with their first appearance in the 1995 edition, while their best appearance was in 2017 when they took third.  

Slovenia reached the 27th Handball World Championship after the cancellation of European qualifiers, as they ranked fourth at the EHF EURO 2020.

Photo Credit: EHF

Team PLD W D L GF GA GD PTS
H1 Slovenia
H2 Belarus
H3 Republic of Korea
H4 Russia
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