1996–97 Women's EHF Cup

The 1996–97 Women's EHF Cup was the 15th edition of the competition, running from 11 October 1996 to 11 May 1997. Olimpija Ljubljana defeated Borussia Dortmund in the final to become the first Slovenian club to win the competition.[1] Oțelul Galați (which defeated defending champion Debreceni VSC in the quarterfinals) and Vasas Budapest also reached the semifinals.[2]

Qualifying roundEdit

Team #1 Agg. Team #2 1st 2nd
Olimpija Ljubljana   51–36   Kraš Zagreb 28–14 23–22
Castelo Branco   40–51   Siracusa 20–21 20–31
Rostselmash   41–35   Istanbul 21–18 20–17
Kefalovrysos Kythreas   35–73   SPONO Nottwil 19–40 16–33
Amadeo Tortajada   94–20   Kolkheti Poti 48–6 46–14
Sosnica Gliwice   69–45   Fünfhaus 36–25 33–20
Borussia Dortmund   52–37   Pelister Bitola 31–18 21–19
Avtomobilist Brovary   82–24   Diekirch 46–17 36–7
Issy   66–24   Athinaikos 30–10 33–14
Voždovac   34–56   Plastika Nitra 17–30 17–26
VOC Amsterdam   64–29   Goražde 36–18 28–11
Oțelul Galați   68–43   Haskovo 31–24 37–19

Round of 16Edit

Team #1 Agg. Team #2 1st 2nd
Olimpija Ljubljana   53–37   GOG Gudme 28–13 25–24
Siracusa   26–57   Rostselmash 11–30 15–27
SPONO Nottwil   34–58   Amadeo Tortajada 18–32 16–26
Sosnica Gliwice   43–57   Vasas Budapest 21–33 22–24
Borussia Dortmund   46–45   Baekkelagets 23–22 23–23
Avtomobilist Brovary   44–41   Issy 19–19 25–22
Plastika Nitra   31–31   Debreceni 19–14 12–17
VOC Amsterdam   46–53   Oțelul Galați 24–24 22–29

Quarter-finalsEdit

Team #1 Agg. Team #2 1st 2nd
Olimpija Ljubljana   43–42   Rostselmash 24–21 19–21
Amadeo Tortajada   40–40   Vasas Budapest 20–21 20–19
Borussia Dortmund   71–43   Avtomobilist Brovary 31–23 40–20
Debreceni   34–35   Oțelul Galați 17–14 17–21

SemifinalsEdit

Team #1 Agg. Team #2 1st 2nd
Olimpija Ljubljana   47–41   Vasas Budapest 21–17 26–24
Borussia Dortmund   45–36   Oțelul Galați 26–16 19–20

FinalEdit

Team #1 Agg. Team #2 1st 2nd
Olimpija Ljubljana   52–48   Borussia Dortmund 26–18 26–30

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ List of finals in the-sports.org
  2. ^ Results in EHF's website