PSG handball consolidates its first place in group B by winning an 8e victory (in as many games) in Flensburg (20-27) on Wednesday. Parisians were promised the "hell of the north" against the Germans, it was not so much they dominated their subject. Solid defensively, applied in attack, Thierry Omeyer and his partners quickly took the lead, to afford, this time, a one-sided match, while they had to fight to win (29-28) in Coubertin , Saturday.
"We had a very good match, it's never easy to win in Flensburg, believes Thierry Omeyer. We managed to race right from the start, to put the pressure, it is important because we know they are able to return even if they have 3 or 4 goals behind, thanks to their audience. At half-time, the instruction was to stay focused until the end. We have a very good run in the Champions League, even if we do not always win as easily. This is not decisive, but it is important to be well in the group phase. "
Small shadow on the board, Luka Karabatic was hit in the thigh. The only undefeated team in the Champions League, PSG will play its first match in the Champions League, the Danish Skjern, November 24 (17:30).
OTHER MATCHES OF GROUP B (8th day). Sunday, 5 pm: Nantes – Zaporozhye (Ukr.), Celje (Slo.) – Zagreb (Cro.), Szeged (Hon.) – Skjern (Dan.).
CLASSIFICATION: 1. PSG, 16 pts; 2. Szeged, 12; 3. Nantes, 7; 4. Flensburg, 6; 5. Skjern, 5; 6. Zagreb, 5; 7. Celje, 4; 8. Zaporozhye, 3.