Sweden

Road to Egypt 2021: Sweden booked their place in the 27th Men’s Handball World Championship after the cancellation of European qualifiers, as they ranked seventh in the Men’s EHF EURO 2020.

History: Sweden has made a massive 24 appearances, and they have lifted the trophy in 1954, 1958, 1990, and 1999.

Coach: Glenn Solberg (NOR)

Squad List: TBD

Nickname: Bengan Boys

Sweden enjoyed their most successful periods while helmed by coaches Curt Wadmark (1948–1967) and Bengt Johansson (1988–2004).

The Bengan Boys under Bengt Johansson were regarded as one of the finest national teams in the history of handball, with players like Tomas Svensson, Staffan Olsson, Magnus Wislander, and Stefan Lovgren.

Sweden made eight appearances in the Summer Olympic Games and the won the silver medal four times in 1992, 1996, 2000, and 2012.

Sweden participated 24 times in the World Championship, claiming the title four times in 1954, 1958, 1990, and 1999.

They also won four European Championship in 1994, 1998, 2000, and 2002.

Sweden booked their place in Egypt 2021 after the cancellation of European qualifiers, as they ranked seventh at the EHF EURO 2020.