football-record champion THW Kiel has won the top Bundesliga match against Rhein-Neckar Löwen. The team of coach Alfred Gislason won 31:28 (16:15), and adopted the 15. League win in a row as a table, the second in the six-week world Cup break.

the Best Kiel scorer was Harald rein child with seven goals. On the part of the lion on the left hit the outside of Gudjon Valur Sigurdsson (9 hits) are the most common.

Kiel with 34:4 points to the first tracker of the loss of point-free TabellenführersSG Flensburg-Handewitt. The distance of the third-placed lions (31:7) on the top after 19 days of play, seven points. The Deputy master had already lost the first leg against Kiel.

“It looks very good, with only four minus points. We still have all the chances, we want to show that in 2019,” said keel clean child. Lions captain Andy Schmid had seen a “really good football game with an open visor”: “little things were today.”

The final whistle on Thursday evening was also the start of the hot Phase of world Cup preparation. Because instead of in the new year’s eve holiday for the German national team on Friday to Barsinghausen. There national coach Christian Prokop pulls together his 18-member line-up once again until Sunday, the Team on the upcoming tournament in Germany and Denmark (10. to 27. January) to galvanize.

keel and the lions provided a foretaste of the world Cup. In the 10.285 spectators at the sold-out Kiel Arena, they offered a high-class duel on eye-level. Also thanks to the goal from national team player Patrick Wiencek of THW 21:21 (41. Minute) at 27:23 (52.) . As a keel Keeper Andreas Wolff defused a seven feet of Sigurdsson and Wiencek front again met, it was decided the game practically.

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