Three world handball champions should bring energy to Berlin

Berlin has not solely three Danish world champions, but in addition one of the best participant of the match.

Matthias Gidsel will return to Berlin's Fuchsee in February.

Matthias Gidsel will return to Berlin’s Fuchsee in February.City Press GmbH

Last Sunday, Berlin additionally grew to become the world champion in handball. Because Hans Lindberg, Jacob Holm and Matthias Gidsel had been the three Danish gamers of Fühse Berlin on the prime of the rostrum on the World Handball Championships held in Poland and Sweden. After defeating France 34:29, Denmark achieved a feat that no different nation in handball historical past has achieved: it has gained three World Cups in a row. Three foxes performed a giant half in it.

Foxes CEO Bob Hanning is pleased with the costs towards him. “I’m actually joyful for all three of them, particularly as a result of they’re actual personalities,” says Hanning. Of course, they watched Denmark’s three particular abilities carry out on the World Championships in Berlin, and Hanning mentioned there was occasional contact. After all, it was additionally a historic World Cup for Foxes.

The Berliners have had three world champions in Lindbergh, Holm or Lasse Andersson, however the bold Foxes have but to win a Most Valuable Player (MVP), a very powerful participant in your complete World Cup. Mathias Gidsel’s star rose within the final spherical. Organizers voted the 23-year-old Danish participant one of the best participant on the final Olympic Games in Tokyo. He was additionally the match’s prime scorer with 60 objectives – not together with a seven-meter throw.

Gidsel grew to become the “Most Wanted Player within the World”.

“He’s probably the most sought-after participant within the world proper now,” Hanning mentioned. You can inform that supervisor Max-Schmeling-Halle is proud to see a handball participant of this caliber enjoying each week in a fox jersey. In specific, the Danish left-hander’s long-term contract (till 2028) now turns into an actual coup. “Bringing him in over the summer season wasn’t only a sensation,” says Hanning, “it was a a lot greater sensation than having him tied up for a very long time.”