Spain will face Tunisia, Brazil and Poland in the first phase

The Spanish handball team, European champions in 2018 and 2020, will face those of Tunisia, Brazil and Poland in the first phase of the Egypt World Championship 2021 , according to the raffle held this Saturday in the esplanade of the Pyramids of Giza.

09/05/2020 at 22:33



A demanding group, which, however, should not impede the “Hispanics & rdquor; occupy one of the first three places that give access to the second round of the tournament which will be held from January 13 to 31, 2021.

In the case of accessing the second round, the Spanish team, world champions in 2005 and 2013, will be measured against the top three classified from group A made up of Germany, Hungary, Uruguay and Cape Green.

The two first classified of the four groups in which the second phase of the World Cup will be divided, which for the first time will have 32 teams will achieve the pass to the quarterfinals, which will start direct playoffs.

The Argentine team, current Pan-American champion and directed by the Spanish Manolo Cadenas, will face Denmark, Bahrain and the DR of Congo in the first phase.

In the case of going to the second round, the “gladiators & rdquor; they will face the first three finishers of group C that form Croatia, Qatar, Japan and Angola.

The 2021 World Cup in Egypt will be held in the cities of Alexandria, Cairo, Giza and New Capital.

Group A

Germany, Hungary, Uruguay, Cape Verde.

Group B

Spain, Tunisia, Brazil, Poland.

Group C

Croatia, Qatar, Japan, Angola.

Group D

Denmark, Argentina, Bahrain, R.D. Congo.

Group E

Norway, Austria, France, North America 1.

Group F

Portugal, Algeria, Iceland, Morocco.

Group G

Sweden, Egypt, Czech Rep., South America 4.

Group H

Slovenia, Belarus, South Korea, Russia.