the host, Denmark, has won the world Cup final and football’s world champion. In Herning, the Team’s star player Mikkel Hansen against at times completely overwhelmed Norwegians 31:22 (18:11) won. Denmark won for the first time the title as the best football team in the world, for Germany,-conquerors of Norway, it was after the second place in France in 2017, the second world Cup silver medal.

Up to the level of 4:4, the Norwegians were able to keep up, then the Danes of them moved. Only Lasse Svan to the leadership met right outside, then broke through the goalkeeper Niklas Landin, the previous model of the Norwegian equaliser with an outstanding Parade, and Mikkel Hansen extended the Danish lead directly.

Both Teams showed a fast, attractive football. The big difference is in the Danish defence. Either they were the defenders of the Block, or Landin resisted the throws of the Norwegians. Up to the mid-point of the world Cup hosts to extend the gap so as to continuously and went with a clear 18:11-lead into the break.

Even after the restart, the match continued as in the mid-term one. Norway failed, accompanied by persistent Boos of the audience, again and again, to Landin, Denmark met mercilessly. Only once they left Norway twice in a row to meet – just by Rasmus Lauge, twice Mikkel Hansen, Morten Olsen and Magnus Landin strike five Times in a row. 26:15 – eleven goals.

Norway was still playing and came to their own gates, it was enough, however, to threaten Denmark again. At the end of the world Cup hosts had a lead of nine goals.


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