Spain girls are champions of Europe! In the grand final they defeated Hungary 2: 0. The German took third place. Poles ended seventh.
The match between the Spaniards and the Hungarians was a real spectacle. From the beginning of the first set it was known that no team is planning to let it go. One minute before the end of the first set, the Spanish women equalized and eventually won 27:26.
But it was the Hungary team that started the second part of the game better. But after that a lot happened! For half a minute before the end, the Hungarian took the lead with one point. But exactly 10 seconds before the end the athletes from the Iberian Peninsula scored for two and made it for one goal advantage. Hungary wanted to response, but the ball hit the crossbar and only video verification showed that the goal can not be accepted! Spanish girls with a gold medal! 23:22! 2:0!
After the match, the coach Jose Perez did not hide satisfaction: – It’s hard to describe what we feel! This is a great success for which we have worked hard. The finale was also amazing, huge emotions, but happy for us! And he added: – And now we will definitely have fun. The girls deserved it!
HUN – ESP 0:2
Match for 3rd place
Dutch girls without any medal! After a fierce match, the Germans defeated the defenders of the title and secured themselves a bronze medal.
NED – GER 0:2
Match for the 5th place
Incredibly intense game of the Russians and the Portuguese, from which the first ones were victorious. Sborna team won the first set after the golden goal and finally also the shoot-outs.
POR – RUS 1:2
Match for the 7th place
The Polish team finished the tournament with a victory. “White and Red” defeated in their last game fighting Lithuanians in two sets.
POL – LTU 2:0
Match for 9th place
The Ukrainians defeated the Swiss team without any problems, effectively maintaining several points of advantage in both sets.
UKR – SUI 2:0
Match for the 11th place
The French after an unequal battle have defeated Romania in the shoot-outs.
Match for the 13th place
The Slovaks, in a calm and one-sided game, succumbed to the Croatians.
SVK – CRO 0:2