Rukometni klub Zagreb (English: Zagreb Handball Club, pronounced [zǎːɡrɛb]), currently known as Prvo plinarsko društvo Zagreb or simply PPD Zagreb for sponsorship reasons, is a men's professional handball club from Zagreb, Croatia. It competes in the Croatian Premier League, SEHA League, and the EHF Champions League.
|RK PPD Zagreb|
|Full name||Rukometni klub|
Prvo plinarsko društvo Zagreb
|Founded||1922; 99 years ago|
|Head coach||Ivica Obrvan|
|League||Croatian Premier League|
The team was formerly known as Badel 1862 Zagreb, Banka Croatia Zagreb and Croatia Osiguranje Zagreb for sponsorship reasons. Nowadays, it is called Prvo plinarsko društvo Zagreb or simply PPD Zagreb.
Zagreb was 33 times national champion and won national cup 27 times. The club was also European champion twice and played another four times in the finals, and is among top eight most successful handball clubs in the EHF Champions League's history.
- Zagreb-Viadukt (1982–1983)
- Zagreb-Chromos (1983–1991)
- Zagreb Loto (1991–1992)
- Badel 1862 Zagreb (1992–1995)
- Banka Croatia Zagreb (1995–1996)
- Badel 1862 Zagreb (1996–2002)
- Rukometni klub Zagreb (2002–2006)
- Croatia Osiguranje Zagreb (2006–2014)
- Prvo plinarsko društvo Zagreb (2014–)
- Squad for the 2020–21 season
- Transfers for the 2021-22 season
- Transfers for the 2022–23 season
RK Zagreb in European handball
|2018–19||EHF Champions League||Group Stage||Paris Saint-Germain||21–32||28–33||6th place|
|HC Motor Zaporizhzhia||27–25||27–35|
|Round of 16||RK Vardar||18–27||30–32||Eliminated|
|2019–20||EHF Champions League||Group Stage
|FC Barcelona||19–36||23–32||7th place|
|2020–21||EHF Champions League||Group Stage
|HC Motor Zaporizhzhia||23–24|
As of 18 November 2018
|Borac Banja Luka||10||10||0||0|
Notable former players
- "Stručni stožer RK PPD Zagreb". rk-zagreb.hr. Retrieved 10 February 2020.