Italy men's national handball team


The Italy national handball team is the national handball team of Italy. It only had 1 appearance in World championship 1997, and the next year hosted the European Championship (in both times coached by Lino Červar). It had poor result in both competitions. It never qualified for the Olympic Games.

Italy
Information
AssociationItalian Handball Federation
CoachRiccardo Trillini
Colours
Home
Away
Results
World Championship
Appearances1 (First in 1997)
Best result18th (1997)
European Championship
Appearances1 (First in 1998)
Best result11th (1998)
Last updated on Unknown.

However, the handball is popular in Italian zones where it is played.

Competitive record


World Championship

World Championship record
Year Round Position GP W D L GS GA
1938Did not qualify
1954
1958
1961
1964
1967
1970
1974
1978
1982
1986
1990
1993
1995
1997Preliminary round185113100105
1999Did not qualify
2001
2003
2005
2007
2009
2011
2013
2015
2017
/ 2019
2021
/ 2023To be determined
// 2025
2027
Total1/305113100105

European Championship

European Championship record
Year Round Position GP W D L GS GA
1994Did not qualify
1996
1998Preliminary round115104106122
2000Did not qualify
2002
2004
2006
2008
2010
2012
2014
2016
2018
2020
/ 2022
2024 To be determined
Total1/165104106122

Mediterranean Games

Team


Current squad

The Italian international squad at the 2022 European Championship Qualification

Name Position Year of birth Club
Pasqualino di GiandomenicoGK1994 Conversano
Domenico EbnerGK1994 TSV Hannover-Burgdorf
Andrea ColleluoriGK1993 Cingoli
Giovanni NardinLW2000 Raimond Sassari
Stefano ArcieriLW1998 EGO Siena
Gianluca DapiranLW1994 Trieste
Nicolò D'AntinoRW1999 BM Nava
Martin SonnererRW1992 SSV Bozen Loacker
Davide BulzaminiLB1995 Incarlopsa Cuenca
Kreshnik KasaLB2001 EGO Siena
Giacomo SaviniCB1998 Quabit Guadalajara
Dean TurkovicCB1987 SSV Bozen Loacker
Pablo MarrochiCB1986 Istrés
Max PrantnerCB2000 Alperia Meran
Thomas BortoliRB2002 HC Cassano Magnago
Michele SkatarRB1985 SSV Bozen Loacker
Oliver MartiniPI2001 Alperia Meran
Andrea Parisini (captain)PI1994 Istrés
Martin Ariel DoldanPI1987 Incarlopsa Cuenca

Former head coaches

Notable players

  • Settimio Massotti (1360 goals in 302 international caps)
  • Alessandro Tarafino (14 times Italian Serie A Champion)
  • Zaim Kobilica
  • Franco Chionchio
  • Alessandro Fusina
  • Ivan Mestriner
  • Marcello “Air” Montalto
  • Tin Tokic

See also


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