EHF European League
The EHF European League is an annual men's handball club competition organised by the European Handball Federation (EHF) since 1981. It is the second-tier competition of European club handball, ranking only below the EHF Champions League. Previously called the EHF Cup, the competition will be known as the EHF European League from the season 2020–21.
|Current season, competition or edition:|
2020–21 EHF European League
|Number of teams||16 (group stage)|
|Levels on pyramid||Level 2|
|Current champions||SC Magdeburg (4th title)|
|Most championships|| Frisch Auf Göppingen|
(4 titles each)
It was formerly known as the IHF Cup until 1993. Also, starting from the 2012–13 season the competition has been merged with the EHF Cup Winners' Cup. The EHF coefficient rank decides, which teams have access and in which stage they enter.
Titles by country
Most successful teams
- Frisch Auf Göppingen (4): 2010–11, 2011–12, 2015–16, 2016–17
- THW Kiel (4): 1997–98, 2001–02, 2003–04, 2018–19
- SC Magdeburg (4): 1998–99, 2000–01, 2006–07, 2020-21