The Icelandic men's national handball team represents Iceland in international men's handball. It is controlled by the Icelandic Handball Association .
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Iceland previous match was against Serbia in European Championship Women, Qualification Group 6, match ended with result 23 - 21 (Iceland won the match). Iceland fixtures tab is showing last 100 Handball matches with statistics and win/lose icons. There are also all Iceland scheduled matches that they are going to play in the future.
The men's team has appeared frequently in large tournaments in recent decades. Their best overall result is the silver medal at the 2008 Summer Olympics. Their best result in the world championship is 5th place in 1997. They have made it to the semi finals of the European Men's Handball Championship twice, winning the bronze medal in 2010. Head coach for the men's national team is Aron Kristjánsson.
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The Iceland women's national handball team is the national handball team of Iceland and takes part in international team handball competitions. They qualified to the 2010 European Women's Handball Championship. This was the first time they qualified to any international championship. They finished with the 15th place. Two years later, at the 2012 European Women's Handball Championship, they managed the same results. Second time they qualified to international championship were when they qualifie
Currently Iceland has players in teams such as Ajax in Holland, Swansea in the English Premier League, Real Sociedad in Spain's La Liga and Verona in Italy's Seria A, to name a few. Handball Icelandic handball players are playing professionally in all of Europe's top leagues. Iceland’s national team current IHF ranking is number 18. The national team took silver in the Peking Olympics in 2008, finished in the top eight at the London Olympics in 2012 and finished number five at the 2014 ...
Members of Iceland's men's handball team pose on the podium after receiving the silver medal during the 2008 Beijing Olympic Games. Photo by Philippe Huguen/AFP/Getty Images.
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