An away efficiency in Slovenian Styria (6.45pm) is included in the away tour, which additionally features a profitable look in Minden (6.34pm) and Sunday’s northern derby at TSV Hannover-Burgdorf.
Nowadays, evidently the truth that they journey lots and are virtually all the time on the sector doesn’t hinder the THW specialists. “We’re all the time completely satisfied once we can play and we do not have to apply,” goalkeeper Niklas Landin stated with a smile. “There is plenty of journey now, however we now have a large squad that may deal with the strain effectively.”
Zarabek is wanting ahead to returning dwelling
Miha Zarabek could also be wanting ahead to a particular journey: the 30-12 months-previous Slovenian, recovering from again issues, was born simply 50 kilometers from Celje and performed for his dwelling nation’s prestigious membership from 2014 to 2017.
But even then, the skilful playmaker knew it might solely be a approach station. “I’ve been watching the Bundesliga on TV since I used to be six,” he as soon as stated. “I used to be shocked by the massive variety of spectators. In Slovenia, the halls are full solely when the nationwide staff performs in the Champions League.”
Celje is a transparent outsider
His former membership bought effectively with a 32:36 defeat in Aalborg, however is a transparent outsider subsequent to Elverum in season B. After a 12 months away from Europe’s premier class, RK Celje returned with their twenty fifth Slovenian title, however had to surrender three of their prime performers to Bundesliga golf equipment.
Almost two years in the past, on October 1, 2020, THW final competed in opposition to the Slovenian champions and gained clearly with a rating of 35:24. However, attributable to Corona necessities, solely 350 followers may attend this recreation. How will the ambiance be this time? Niklas Landin isn’t nervous about this query: “We by no means assume we’ll lose,” stated the Dane, “we all the time need two factors.”