Gille confirms squad for EHF Euros – trio is absent

France is one of the favorites to win the upcoming EHF Euros I Germany. Now, Guillaume Gille has also confirmed his final squad for the tournament – where three players are absent.

Earlier in December Guillaume Gille announced his squad for France’s pre-Euro-camp. Now the French national team coach has also announced his final squad for the upcoming tournament in Germany. 

From the initial 23-man squad Gille has decided to exclude the left winger Mathieu Grebille and the right winger Benoit Kounkoud. In addition to that Vincent Gérard is injured and will not be available for Gille. 

France will play in group A versus Germany, North Macedonia and Switzerland.

France’s squad for the EHF Euros:
Source: Ouest-France
Samir Bellahcene (THW Kiel)
Charles Bolzinger (Montpellier HB)
Rémi Desbonnet (Montpellier HB)

Left wing
Hugo Descat (Telekom Veszprem)
Dylan Nahi (PGE VIVE Kielce)

Left back
Thibaud Briet (HBC Nantes)
Nikola Karabatic (Paris Saint Germain Handball)
Timothey N’Guessan (FC Barcelona)
Élohim Prandi (Paris Saint Germain Handball)

Centre back
Kentin Mahé (Telekom Veszprèm)
Aymeric Minne (HBC Nantes)
Nedim Remili (Telekom Veszprèm)

Ludovic Fabregas (Telekom Veszprèm)
Luka Karabatic (Cap – Paris Saint Germain Handball)
Karl Konan (Montpellier HB)
Nicolas Tournat (PGE VIVE Kielce)

Right back
Dika Mem (FC Barcelona)
Melvyn Richardson (FC Barcelona)

Right wing
Yanis Lenne (Montpellier HB)
Valentin Porte (Montpellier HB)