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European League: Rhein-Neckar Löwen take the first step towards the Final Four

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European League: Rhein-Neckar Löwen take the first step towards the Final Four

As of: April 23, 2024 10:33 p.m

The Rhein-Neckar Löwen defeated Sporting Lisbon in the quarter-final first leg of the European League. However, the Electoral Palatinate team lost an even bigger lead in the final phase.

The Rhein-Neckar Löwen can hope to reach the Final Four of the European League. The handball Bundesliga team won the quarter-final first leg against Sporting Lisbon on Tuesday evening with 32:29 (19:14) and has put itself in a solid starting position before the second leg in Portugal next week.

In front of 2,773 spectators in the Heidelberg SNP Dome, Niclas Kirkeløkke was the top scorer with ten goals for coach Sebastian Hinze’s team, which played an outstanding first half. Thanks to middleman Juri Knorr and a brilliant goalkeeper David Späth, Mannheim temporarily led 19:11 (27th).

After the break, Lisbon steadily reduced the deficit. Thanks to Kirkeløkke, the Lions secured an important victory.

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