Third match of the day in Varaždin Arena was played between Germany and Spain.
In the first half of the match Germany took the lead but Spain followed almost goal by goal. The game was very close in score but Germany took the points in this first match of the third preliminary round of the Group C.
Best German player was Merlin Fuss while Juri Knorr and Jaris Tobeler were their top scorers with five goals each.
Mamadou Diocou was named the best Spanish player and at the same time he was also Spain’s top scorer and the top scorer of the match with sever scored goals.
“Main reason of our win is good defense and easy goals from counter attacks. Our concentration was at high level through the game and we are ready for second round” said Germany’s best player of the match, Merlin Fuss.
Preliminary phase, Round C
Germany – Spain 25:22 (10:8)