European Cup set for intense title race 

Only eight teams can clinch the title in the European Cup 2023/24. The path to the finals was declared via a recent draw.

EHF conducted the ceremony in a swift style.  Olympiacos, Ferencvaros, Steaua Bucharest and Baia Mare will start the double match-ups on home ground while Krka, Tatran Presov,  Valur and Bregenz take care of the return games.

The semifinal pairings were also decided, with a possible Romanian clash if both Baia Mare and Steaua Bucharest succeed in the first play-off round.

Match 1: Olympiacos SFP (Greece)–MRK Krka (Slovenia)
Match 2: Ferencvaros (Hungary)–Tatran Presov (Slovakia)
Match 3: Steaua Bucharest (Romania)–Valur (Iceland)
Match 4: CS Minaur Baia Mare (Romania)–Bregenz Handball (Austria)

Winner of match 2–Winner of match 1
Winner of match 3–Winner of match 4