Poland men's national handball team


The Poland men's national handball team is controlled by the Poland Handball Federation (Związek Piłki Ręcznej w Polsce), and represents Poland in international matches.[1]

Poland
Information
NicknameBiało-Czerwoni (White and Reds)
Gladiatorzy (The Gladiators)
AssociationPoland Handball Federation
(Związek Piłki Ręcznej w Polsce)   
CoachPatryk Rombel
Assistant coachBartosz Jurecki
Sławomir Szmal
CaptainPiotr Chrapkowski
Most capsSławomir Szmal (298)
Most goalsJerzy Klempel (1170)
Colours
Home
Away
Results
Summer Olympics
Appearances5 (First in 1972)
Best result3rd (1976)
World Championship
Appearances16 (First in 1958)
Best result2nd (2007)
European Championship
Appearances9 (First in 2002)
Best result4th (2010)
Last updated on Unknown.
Poland men's national handball team
Medal record
Olympic Games
1976 MontrealTeam
World Championship
2007 Germany
1982 West Germany
2009 Croatia
2015 Qatar

Honours


CompetitionTotal
Olympic Games 0011
World Championship 0134
European Championship 0000
Friendship Games 0001
Total014690,420

Competitive record


Olympic Games

Year Round Position GP W D* L GS GA
1936 Berlin Did not enter
Not held from 1948 to 1968
1972 Munich Match for 9th place 10th of 16 5 2 1 2 75 78
1976 Montreal Third place 3rd of 12 5 4 0 1 101 89
1980 Moscow Match for 7th place 7th of 12 6 3 1 2 146 119
1984 Los Angeles Did not participate
1988 Seoul Did not qualify
1992 Barcelona
1996 Atlanta
2000 Sydney
2004 Athens
2008 Beijing Match for 5th place 5th of 12 8 5 1 2 235 214
2012 London Did not qualify
2016 Rio de Janeiro Match for 3rd place 4th of 12 8 3 0 5 222 227
2020 Tokyo Did not qualify
Total 5/14 0 Titles 32 17 3 12 779 727

World Championship

European Championship

Team


Current squad

Squad for the 2021 World Men's Handball Championship.[2][3]

Head coach: Patryk Rombel

No. Pos. Name Date of birth (age) Height App. Goals Club
1 GK Mateusz Kornecki (1994-06-05) 5 June 1994 (age 27) 1.94 m 40 3 Łomża Vive Kielce
4 CB Michał Olejniczak (2001-01-31) 31 January 2001 (age 20) 1.95 m 19 19 Łomża Vive Kielce
6 LW Przemysław Krajewski (1987-01-20) 20 January 1987 (age 34) 1.84 m 131 301 Orlen Wisła Płock
7 P Patryk Walczak (1992-07-29) 29 July 1992 (age 28) 1.98 m 44 29 RK Vardar 1961
9 LB Szymon Sićko (1997-08-20) 20 August 1997 (age 23) 2.00 m 22 50 Łomża Vive Kielce
11 RB Maciej Majdziński (1996-04-08) 8 April 1996 (age 25) 1.90 m 10 14 Bergischer HC
14 CB Arkadiusz Ossowski (1996-11-04) 4 November 1996 (age 24) 1.93 m 5 4 MMTS Kwidzyn
15 LB Kacper Adamski (1992-03-19) 19 March 1992 (age 29) 1.85 m 3 8 Energa MKS Kalisz
16 GK Piotr Wyszomirski (1988-01-06) 6 January 1988 (age 33) 1.95 m 138 4 Grundfos Tatabánya
19 LW Jan Czuwara (1995-10-18) 18 October 1995 (age 25) 1.84 m 30 49 Górnik Zabrze
20 CB Maciej Pilitowski (1990-10-27) 27 October 1990 (age 30) 1.88 m 25 29 Energa MKS Kalisz
23 RW Arkadiusz Moryto (1997-08-31) 31 August 1997 (age 23) 1.82 m 59 255 Łomża Vive Kielce
26 RW Michał Daszek (1992-06-27) 27 June 1992 (age 28) 1.82 m 106 265 Orlen Wisła Płock
28 P Maciej Gębala (1994-01-10) 10 January 1994 (age 27) 2.00 m 58 49 SC DHfK Leipzig
30 RB Rafał Przybylski (1991-02-19) 19 February 1991 (age 30) 2.00 m 72 145 Azoty-Puławy
35 P Mateusz Piechowski (1995-03-01) 1 March 1995 (age 26) 2.10 m 6 0 Ademar León
36 P Dawid Dawydzik (1994-12-17) 17 December 1994 (age 26) 2.00 m 20 34 Azoty-Puławy
48 LB Tomasz Gębala (1995-11-23) 23 November 1995 (age 25) 2.12 m 32 114 Łomża Vive Kielce
49 LB Piotr Chrapkowski (1988-03-24) 24 March 1988 (age 33) 2.03 m 116 170 SC Magdeburg
94 GK Adam Morawski (1994-10-17) 17 October 1994 (age 26) 1.90 m 46 3 Orlen Wisła Płock

Coaching staff

Position Name
Head Coach Patryk Rombel
Assistant Coach Bartosz Jurecki
Goalkeeping Coach Sławomir Szmal
Fitness Coach Łukasz Wicha

Head coaches

Statistics

Matches include data obtained exclusively in official international matches of the Polish national team. All unofficial matches of the national team, or meetings in the frame other than the national team – played by a player – are not included in the following lists.

Most caps

# Player Years Caps
1.Sławomir Szmal1998–2018298
2.Karol Bielecki2002–2018259
3.Marcin Lijewski1997–2013251
4.Andrzej Szymczak1967–1984234
Bartosz Jurecki2004–2016234
6.Jerzy Klempel1972–1987221
7.Daniel Waszkiewicz1977–1989214
8.Mariusz Jurasik1997–2012207
9.Alfred Kałuziński1973–1982204
10.Patryk Kuchczyński2002–2014201
11.Michał Jurecki2005–2018200
12.Bogdan Wenta1981–1994198
13.Zbigniew Tłuczyński1978–1990186
14.Krzysztof Lijewski2003–2018185
15.Zbigniew Plechoć1983–1990178
16.Henryk Rozmiarek1971–1980177
17.Jan Gmyrek1970–1979176
18.Damian Wleklak1998–2009164
19.Mariusz Jurkiewicz2002–2017163
20.Janusz Brzozowski1973–1982162
Robert Nowakowski1989–2003162

Most goals

# Player Years Goals
1.Jerzy Klempel1972–19841170
2.Karol Bielecki2002–2018955
3.Bogdan Wenta1981–1994763
4.Bartosz Jurecki2004–2016729
5.Marcin Lijewski1997–2013711
6.Robert Nowakowski1989–2003709
7.Daniel Waszkiewicz1977–1989705
8.Mariusz Jurasik1997–2012704
9.Alfred Kałuziński1973–1982620
10.Grzegorz Tkaczyk2000–2012549
11.Michał Jurecki2005–2018547
12.Zbigniew Tłuczyński1978–1990527
13.Tomasz Tłuczyński2006–2012503
14.Lesław Dziuba1981–1990447
15.Krzysztof Lijewski2003–2018439
16.Patryk Kuchczyński2002–2014435
17.Zbigniew Plechoć1983–1990427
18.Piotr Przybecki1989–2005372
19.Grzegorz Kosma1969–1984355
20.Piotr Obrusiewicz1994–2006348

Kit suppliers


The Polish national kit is supplied by 4F.

Media Coverage


Poland's matches are currently televised by TVP Sport.

References


  1. Strona Główna ZPRP
  2. "Skład Polski Na MŚ 2021 W Egipcie" (in Polish). zprp.pl. 13 January 2021. Retrieved 13 January 2021.
  3. "Team Roster Poland" (PDF). ihf.info. 15 January 2021. Retrieved 15 January 2021.