Aalborg Handball have taken on the German giants Flensburg-Handewitt.
Sunday won the defending Danish champions for the second time in as many trials over nordtyskerne in this season, as it at stamford bridge in the Champions League was for the Aalborg to win at 32-29.
the Victory is The first in the Champions League, since it managed to beat the Flensburg-Handewitt in Aalborg at the end of October. Since then there have been four defeats.
Aalborg now has ten points in fourth place in group A. Flensburg has seven on the fifth and have now lost six Champions League matches in a row.
- We are extremely proud to take two points in a decisive battle in a legendary arena, says Aalborg-coach Stefan Madsen after his victory to DR Sporten.
- We had more to shoot with than Flensburg had. We managed to find the right solutions in a proactive manner without making too many errors.
Flensburg-Handewitt came best from start and opened the match with a little use.
But Aalborg came up in the gear, and about halfway in the first half came the people from northern jutland for the first time in front at 9-8.
The good period continued for Aalborg, who came up at 15-10, in Flensburg towards the break had done little of the damage good again, so that after the first half hour was 18-15 in Danish favor.
Flensburg came best out from the break and slowly began to approach the guests. The germans came up at 20-20, before Aalborg got hanket up in itself, and with three goals in a row again pulled from.
the Lead came up on five goals at 26-21, and then it began to look like yet another impressive but the victory.
Flensburg managed never to find the right recipe, and the germans became more and more perplexed, as the final whistle approached. The frustrations began to show itself, which resulted in more clumsy expulsions.
Aalborg was just the best, and the victory was really never in danger.
/ritzau/Updated Date: 01 December 2019, 22:00