HERNING (Dagbladet): France won the bronze final against Germany at the handball world cup and took thus a medal in the championship which will be staged in Denmark and on the German soil.
France got to the world cup as the reigning world champions, but had to in the year to settle with a match for third place in front of almost 15 000 spectators in the Danish Herning.
It was still the French cheers and seiersmålet came in the last second. Nikola Karabatic knocked the ball into the goal just before the final whistle. The judges may have video help for the to approve the goal.Berge confirms: Red is finaleklar
The French victory came after a weak 1. place. Germany led 13-9 at the break.
2. place woke suddenly France and brought quickly into the four goals. Instead, it was Germany that played terribly weak. The team scored only three goals in the first 13 minutes of the 2. place.
Suddenly it was the position reversed to a 16-18 and beyond in the fight followed the teams to each other as shadows.
After a minute before the end was the score 25-25. Finally, it was France who could sing.
the Final between Norway and Denmark starts at 17.30. The match is shown on TV3.- Totally insane!