New social media channels launched ahead of Men’s EHF Cup Group Phase

VIENNA, February 8, 2019 – Men’s EHF Cup action will resume on Friday, 8 February, after two month break with new dedicated social media channels on FacebookTwitter and Instagram for European Cup competitions.

The new batch of social media channels will provide fans with near-live clips and compilations of the best moments from the Men’s EHF Cup, alongside the latest news and features from both EHF Cup and Challenge Cup competitions.

The group phase features 16 clubs from 10 nations with a raft of interesting teams such as last season’s finalists Füchse Berlin and Saint-Raphael Var, FC Porto and three-time EHF Champions League winners THW Kiel, who will host the EHF Cup Finals on 17/18 May.

15 television partners

The increased interest in the EHF’s second tier competition is also reflected in international television coverage, with 15 partners set to broadcast to over 20 territories, while will broadcast worldwide.

The television partners and territories covered are:

BIH – SportKlub
CRO – SportKlub
CZE – SportTV
DEN – TV3 Denmark
ESP – TV3 Catalunya, CMM TV
HUN – Sport TV
KOS – SportKlub
MKD – SportKlub
MNE – SportKlub
NOR – NENT Group
POR – Porto TV
ROU – Digi Sport, Telekom Sports
SLO – Sport TV
SRB – SportKlub
SUI – MySports
SVK – Sport TV
SWE – NENT Group
Worldwide – (Geo-restrictions could apply)

The stage is set for six weeks of group phase action and the battle to take a step closer to the MEN’S EHF Cup Finals in Kiel, Germany.

This season’s competition is the penultimate in the current format, before the EHF club competition reform, which will see this competition turn into the European Handball League with 24 teams from the 2020/21 season onwards.

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