TOKYO (AP) — France won the Olympic men’s handball gold medal Saturday after beating Denmark 25-23 in the final, gaining a measure of revenge for defeat to the Danes in the gold medal game in 2016. France led by six goals early in the second half before Denmark came back to make it a one-goal game in the final minute.
The AP has more: (AP) SAINT-DENIS, France -- France qualified for its fourth consecutive World Cup when officials missed an obvious hand ball by Thierry Henry that led to William Gallas' overtime goal in a 1-1 tie against Ireland on Wednesday night. With help from Swedish referee Martin Hansson, who failed to call the hand ball, France avoided a penalty-kicks shootout and won the home-and-home, total-goals playoff 2-1.
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France's Pauletta Foppa scores a goal during the women's gold medal handball match between the Russian Olympic Committee and France at the 2020 Summer Olympics, Sunday, Aug. 8, 2021, in Tokyo, Japan. (AP Photo/Sergei Grits) TOKYO (AP) — From double silver to double gold. France won the women’s handball gold medal at the Tokyo Olympics on Sunday to become the first country in 37 years to win both men’s and women’s tournaments — five years after losing both finals.
Thierry Henry is an a**h*le now he kept Ireland from our world cup dream.COME ON IRELAND MAKE IT 100'000 VIEWSThierry Ireland hates you.P.S please sub me
Most recently, during the Men’s 2018 EHF European Handball Championship, Karabatic brought France glory by securing a 32:29 victory against Denmark. Only time will tell what 2019 has in store for France, but if their track record is anything to go by, then it is likely to be favourable.
In His Sport, That’s a Great Game. Thierry Omeyer, France’s goalkeeper in handball, during a match against Austria on Jan. 12 in Creteil, France. Credit... Vincent Michel/Fédération ...
Thierry Henry "helps" France through to WC 2010, knocking out Rep. Ireland AET
Handball game highlights video. Handball (also known as team handball, European handball or Olympic handball) is a team sport in which two teams of seven players each (six outcourt players and a goalkeeper) pass a ball using their hands with the aim of throwing it into the goal of the other team. A standard match consists of two periods of 30 ...