After its victories against Austria and Norway, the French handball team narrowly won on Monday against Switzerland (25-24) in the first round of the World Cup which takes place in Egypt.
Les Bleus finished in first place in Group E.
The French handball team won without shining against Switzerland (25-24), Monday in the first round of the Handball World Cup in Egypt, and finished in first place in Group E.
In an ideal position
But that it was difficult for the Blues against the Helvetians, last minute guests in the competition to replace the United States, massively affected by the Covid-19.
It was only in the very last minutes that the French, long hooked, finally took the advantage.
After their victories against Austria and Norway, they will nevertheless start the main round in an ideal position with a maximum number of points.
Place now in Portugal, and probably Iceland and Algeria.
This is the rest of the program for the second week in Egypt of the Blues, who may have to do without their goalkeeper Wesley Pardin, affected in contact with Swiss winger Cedric Tynowski.