Emil Nielsen (handballer)

Emil Nielsen (born 10 March 1997) is a Danish handball player for HBC Nantes and the Danish national team.[1]

Emil Nielsen
Personal information
Full name Emil Nielsen
Born (1997-03-10) 10 March 1997 (age 24)
Aarhus, Denmark
Nationality Danish
Height 1.95 m (6 ft 5 in)
Playing position Goalkeeper
Club information
Current club HBC Nantes
Number 16
Youth career
Team
AGF/Viby Håndbold
Senior clubs
Years Team
2015–2017
Aarhus Håndbold
2017–2019
Skjern Håndbold
2019–2022
HBC Nantes
National team
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2018–
Denmark 9 (0)

He made his debut on the Danish national team on 5 April 2018.[2] He represented Denmark at the 2021 World Men's Handball Championship.[3][4]

In December 2018, he signed a contract with the French League club HBC Nantes.[5] Next year he will join the RK Maglaj team.