European Handball Championship 2022 for men


January 20, 2022

The European Handball Championship 2022 is the 15th European Handball Championship for men and will be held in Slovakia and Hungary from 13 to 30 January 2022.



Qualified countries

22 of the 24 countries that qualified for the Euro 2020 repeated the feat. Lithuania and Slovakia (host nation) replaced Switzerland and Latvia (4th place in their group) from the previous tournament.


The draw for the groups took place in Budapest on May 6, 2021.


The seeding was announced on May 3, 2021. The host nations had the right to assign the groups they hosted to one team, due to the possibility of increased audience interest. Hungary (allocated a place in Group B) selected Croatia (allocated a place in Group C) and Slovenia (allocated a place in Group A), while Slovakia (allocated a place in Group F) chose Germany (allocated a place in Group D) and the Czech Republic (allocated a place in group F).

Preliminary round

Group A

Group B

Group C

Group D

Group E

Group F

Main round

Group I

Group II

The playoffs

Battle for 5th place


Bronze Final


Location and statistics

See also

European Handball Championship 2022 for women


External links

Official website

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