France will play for the 5th place at the 2019 IHF Men’s Youth World Championship

ICELAND – FRANCE 24-30 (10-16)

France will play for the fifth place at the 2019 IHF Men’s Youth World Championship. They won 30-24 and wil play against the winner of the match between Hungary and Spain.

Iceland wil play against defeated team for the 7th place.

France was better side during all 60 minutes and took the deserved victory.

Drevy Paschal was the best scorer with 6 goals from 6 attempts.


Head Coach France – Eric Quintin

We were motivated to win this game and to progressing the match which will bring us hihger placement on this championship. We played well and deserved the victory.

Head Coach Iceland – Heimir Rikardsson
After the quarterfinals loss,it was difficult to motivate the players for this game but they did trheir best in this

moment. France played very well. We will do everything to be better at the last game.