Media guide for the VELUX EHF Champions League Group Phase released

VIENNA, September 11, 2018 – The new VELUX EHF Champions League season is upon us. With the opening throw-off at the Finnish champions and competition’s newcomers Riihimäen Cocks on Wednesday at 17:15 (CET) the 26th edition of the European premium club handball competition starts. The EHF Media and Communications department releases a media guide for the group phase in its Media Portal.

Up until the Last 16 matches this media guide will provide all media with essential information about all 28 teams participating in the planet’s best handball league. Team profiles, arena information, head-to-head stats in European Cup competitions, profiles of all 28 head coaches and 224 key players and the basic biographical data of all 600 plus players eligible to enter the continent’s top flight can be found in the 232-page strong guide .

All media representatives, who have not registered for the Media Portal yet, are welcome to do so by sending an email with their name and organisation to

We believe the guide will become your best companion during your time with this premium competition in the upcoming eight months. For later stages there will be digital updates available.


Please, do not hesitate to contact a member of the EHF Media and Communications team should you require additional information.

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