The Omicron wave at the European Handball Championship is increasingly affecting other nations as well as the German team.
18 positive corona cases were reported from the camp of the twelve teams remaining in the tournament – including the three in the DHB selection.
It is the most affected with twelve infected players so far. Croatia, who finished second at the European Championships in Hungary and Slovakia, was hit just as badly, with a total of nine positive cases to date.
Up to this point, Poland had six infected players, the Netherlands and Russia four each, Sweden and Iceland three each and Olympic champion France one. After all, four main round participants have not yet recorded a corona case during the tournament: defending champion Spain, world champion Denmark, third place in the European Championship Norway and Montenegro.