National coach Alfred Gislason used the chance to go to Germany for the World Handball Championship for the primary time. Circle’s Tim Zechel is on his approach to Gdansk.
New to the DHB lineup: runner Tim Zechel.
The battle for prizes lastly started within the finals of the World Cup. The 4 quarter-finals are scheduled for Wednesday night after the final match day in the primary spherical, wherein the DHB choice misplaced for the primary time on this match towards Norway (26:28). From 20.30, Germany will meet the report world champion France.
In the spherical of eight, Gislason determined to add Tim Zechel because the seventeenth participant for the World Championship. A later nomination is just not vital as HC Erlangen is likely one of the 18 gamers introduced on the January 13 technical assembly.
This is the primary main match expertise for Zechel, who has performed solely seven worldwide matches. The 26-year-old had his first disappointment: till January 11, he was a part of an 18-man squad, which Gieselson lowered to 16 professionals earlier than leaving for Poland. “Tim Seechel and Lukas Zerbe are returning to their golf equipment to be prepared,” stated Axel Kromer, sports activities director of the German Handball Federation, explaining the process on the time.
A response to the fallen Drux
Gislason can nonetheless make 5 substitutions in the course of the match with gamers within the prolonged 35-man squad. Zechel is, after all, a response to the short-term absence of Foxes captain Paul Drucks. He had to depart the sport with Norway with a chilly. When a quarterback can play once more will depend on the therapeutic course of. According to an announcement from the affiliation, Drucks is “on situation.”
Zechel is subsequently an apparent alternative in contrast to Zerbe, as he’s a a lot better defender and may defend in each central and midfield positions. Seechel is having a very good season at HC Erlangen, impressing in worldwide matches and incomes a spot within the 18-man squad. It should not take him lengthy to get used to it, as he is been in full coaching for the World Cup since January 2nd.
One factor is obvious: when it comes to France, solely Zechel or Drucks might be within the staff. From the 17 gamers, Gislason should choose 16 gamers to be referred to as up on sport day. The nationwide coach may subject the duo collectively, however would then have to resolve towards the participant within the present squad. An possibility that does not exist.