Goalball: France and Hungary dominated the stage group in Euro C
Date: August 11, 2023
The last day of the stage group in the 2023 IBSA Goalball European Championship – Division C, was played at the Rotterdam Ahoy in the European Para Championships.
France and Hungary dominated all the matches, being 100% victorious, which made them the undisputed leaders of both groups A and B, respectively.
France, which is already set to host Paris 2024, defeated Spain (9-2) and Azerbaijan (11-1), while Hungary made only one match, against Bulgaria (17-7).
From this competition, the national teams that reach the podium will be promoted to Euro Division B, which will be again in action in Italy in 2024, after the last edition being in Portugal in November 2022.
Check the results from Day 2, the matches for tomorrow, and the final standings:
Friday – August 11th
Spain vs France: 2-9
Netherlands vs Azerbaijan: 9-5
Hungary vs Bulgaria: 17-7
Italy vs Sweden: 4-5
Azerbaijan vs France: 1-11
Spain vs Netherlands: 8-5
Saturday – August 12th
9.00 am – France vs Bulgaria
10.30 am – Hungary vs Azerbaijan
12.00 pm – Spain vs Italy
1.30 pm – Sweden vs Netherlands
3.00 pm – 5th to 8th
4.30 pm – 5th to 8th