2016–17 Women's EHF Champions League group stage

This article describes the group stage of the 2016–17 Women's EHF Champions League.

DrawEdit

The draw was held on 1 July 2016 at 13:00 in Vienna, Austria.[1][2]

SeedingsEdit

The seedings were announced on 27 June 2016.[3]

Pot 1 Pot 2 Pot 3 Pot 4
  Budućnost
  Győri ETO
  Vardar
  Larvik HK
  CSM Bucharest
  Team Esbjerg
  HC Astrakhanochka
  Thüringer HC
  IK Sävehof
  Metz Handball
  FTC-Rail Cargo Hungaria
  Midtjylland
  Rostov-Don
  Glassverket IF[†]
  HC Leipzig[†]
  Krim[†]
  • Winners of the qualifying round whose identity was not known at the time of the draw.
  • GroupsEdit

    The matchdays were 14–16 October, 21–23 October, 28–30 October, 4–6 November, 11–13 November, 18–20 November 2016.

    Group AEdit

    Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts Qualification
    1   Budućnost 6 5 0 1 158 136 +22 10 Main round
    2   Metz Handball 6 4 0 2 146 133 +13 8
    3   Thüringer HC 6 3 0 3 148 153 −5 6
    4   Glassverket IF 6 0 0 6 128 158 −30 0
    Source: EHF
    Rules for classification: Tiebreakers
    15 October 2016
    17:00
    Budućnost   21–19   Metz Handball Morača Sports Center, Podgorica
    Attendance: 1,800
    Referees: Năstase, Stancu (ROU)
    Bulatović 10 (11–10) three players 3
      2×  Report   2× 
    16 October 2016
    14:00
    Thüringer HC   24–16   Glassverket IF Wiedigsburghalle, Nordhausen
    Attendance: 1,300
    Referees: Praštalo, Todorović (BIH)
    Luzumová, Pintea 4 (10–4) Christensen 8
      5×  1×  Report   6× 

    22 October 2016
    18:30
    Metz Handball   25–18   Thüringer HC Arènes de Metz, Metz
    Attendance: 3,623
    Referees: Marić, Mašić (SRB)
    Gros, Smits 6 (11–10) Niederwieser 4
      1×  Report   1× 
    22 October 2016
    18:30
    Glassverket IF   23–30   Budućnost Drammenshallen, Drammen
    Attendance: 1,155
    Referees: Vranes, Wenninger (AUT)
    Haraldsdóttir 11 (11–13) Jauković 5
      4×  1×  Report   5× 

    30 October 2016
    14:00
    Thüringer HC   26–32   Budućnost Wiedigsburghalle, Nordhausen
    Attendance: 1,500
    Referees: Erdoğan, Özdeniz (TUR)
    Luzumová 8 (11–21) Neagu 8
      1×  Report   2× 
    30 October 2016
    15:00
    Glassverket IF   22–24   Metz Handball Reistad Arena, Lier
    Attendance: 570
    Referees: Alpaidze, Berezkina (RUS)
    Bjørnsen, Christensen 4 (8–15) Gros 7
      7×  Report   4× 

    5 November 2016
    16:30
    Metz Handball   25–19   Glassverket IF Arènes de Metz, Metz
    Attendance: 3,460
    Referees: Florescu, Stoia (ROU)
    Luciano 8 (12–10) Bjørnsen 6
      2×  Report   2× 
    6 November 2016
    17:00
    Budućnost   28–19   Thüringer HC Morača Sports Center, Podgorica
    Attendance: 3,200
    Referees: Christiansen, Hansen (DEN)
    Bulatović 6 (17–8) Schmelzer 4
      4×  Report   3× 

    11 November 2016
    19:00
    Metz Handball   28–25   Budućnost Arènes de Metz, Metz
    Attendance: 4,656
    Referees: Bonifert, Oláh (HUN)
    Pop-Lazić 8 (14–16) Bulatović 7
      2×  Report   8×  1× 
    13 November 2016
    16:45
    Glassverket IF   27–33   Thüringer HC Drammenshallen, Drammen
    Attendance: 437
    Referees: Pech, Vagvölgyi (HUN)
    Haraldsdóttir 7 (12–15) Luzumová, Niederwieser 6
      3×  Report   4× 

    18 November 2016
    19:00
    Budućnost   22–21   Glassverket IF Morača Sports Center, Podgorica
    Attendance: 1,500
    Referees: Kijauskaitė, Žalienė (LTU)
    Jauković 6 (14–9) Christensen, Wolff 4
      3×  Report  
    19 November 2016
    14:00
    Thüringer HC   28–25   Metz Handball Wiedigsburghalle, Nordhausen
    Attendance: 1,700
    Referees: Kurtagic, Wetterwik (SWE)
    Houette 7 (15–11) Gros 7
      5×  1×  Report   3×  1× 

    Group BEdit

    Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts Qualification
    1   Vardar 6 5 1 0 220 148 +72 11 Main round
    2   FTC-Rail Cargo Hungaria 6 4 1 1 172 154 +18 9
    3   HC Astrakhanochka 6 1 0 5 156 189 −33 2[a]
    4   HC Leipzig 6 1 0 5 139 196 −57 2[a]
    Source: EHF
    Rules for classification: Tiebreakers
    Notes:
    1. ^ a b Astrakhanochka 54–54 Leipzig. Astrakhanochka advanced on away goals (27–24)
    14 October 2016
    20:30
    Vardar   27–27   FTC-Rail Cargo Hungaria Jane Sandanski Arena, Skopje
    Attendance: 4,300
    Referees: Alpaidze, Berezkina (RUS)
    Penezić 8 (17–14) Kovacsics, Szucsánszki 7
      3×  Report   7×  1× 
    15 October 2016
    16:00
    HC Astrakhanochka   27–24   HC Leipzig Sportcomplex Zvezdny, Astrakhan
    Attendance: 3,000
    Referees: Panayides, Andreou (CYP)
    Sisenova 7 (13–9) Kudłacz-Gloc 7
      3×  Report   5× 

    21 October 2016
    20:30
    Vardar   41–24   HC Leipzig Jane Sandanski Arena, Skopje
    Attendance: 3,500
    Referees: Kurtagic, Wetterwik (SWE)
    Radičević 6 (19–14) Hubinger, Minevskaja 5
      2×  Report   5× 
    23 October 2016
    15:00
    FTC-Rail Cargo Hungaria   32–23   HC Astrakhanochka OBO Aréna, Dabas
    Attendance: 2,000
    Referees: Bonaventura, Bonaventura (FRA)
    Pena 8 (15–10) Sabirova 8
      3×  Report   6× 

    29 October 2016
    17:00
    HC Astrakhanochka   26–31   Vardar Sportcomplex Zvezdny, Astrakhan
    Attendance: 3,000
    Referees: Kijauskaitė, Žalienė (LTU)
    Sabirova 8 (13–14) Penezić 10
      4×  Report   4× 
    29 October 2016
    17:00
    FTC-Rail Cargo Hungaria   26–22   HC Leipzig OBO Aréna, Dabas
    Attendance: 1,800
    Referees: Praštalo, Todorović (BIH)
    Lukács 8 (12–11) Hubinger 5
      1×  Report   7×  1× 

    5 November 2016
    17:30
    Vardar   39–25   HC Astrakhanochka Jane Sandanski Arena, Skopje
    Attendance: 3,500
    Referees: Antić, Jakovljević (SRB)
    Radičević 9 (18–13) Kozhokar 7
      Report   3× 
    6 November 2016
    19:00
    HC Leipzig   17–30   FTC-Rail Cargo Hungaria Arena Leipzig, Leipzig
    Attendance: 1,869
    Referees: Arntsen, Røen (NOR)
    Hubinger 7 (8–14) Szucsánszki 7
      2×  Report   2× 

    13 November 2016
    14:00
    HC Leipzig   30–27   HC Astrakhanochka Arena Leipzig, Leipzig
    Attendance: 1,490
    Referees: Brehmer, Skowronek (POL)
    Hubinger 9 (14–14) Sabirova 9
      3×  Report   6× 
    13 November 2016
    15:00
    FTC-Rail Cargo Hungaria   24–37   Vardar Elek Gyula Aréna, Budapest
    Attendance: 2,800
    Referees: Christiansen, Hansen (DEN)
    three players 4 (12–21) Lekić 7
      4×  Report   2× 

    19 November 2016
    15:00
    HC Leipzig   22–45   Vardar Arena Leipzig, Leipzig
    Attendance: 889
    Referees: Brunovský, Čanda (SVK)
    Reimer, Weise 5 (9–22) Lacrabère 9
      3×  Report   3× 
    20 November 2016
    16:00
    HC Astrakhanochka   28–33   FTC-Rail Cargo Hungaria Sportcomplex Zvezdny, Astrakhan
    Attendance: 3,500
    Referees: Florescu, Stoia (ROU)
    Sabirova 11 (14–14) Pena, Szucsánszki 7
      4×  Report   3× 

    Group CEdit

    Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts Qualification
    1   Győri ETO 6 5 0 1 174 147 +27 10 Main round
    2   CSM Bucharest 6 3 0 3 142 145 −3 6[a]
    3   Midtjylland 6 3 0 3 135 150 −15 6[a]
    4   Rostov-Don 6 1 0 5 142 151 −9 2
    Source: EHF
    Rules for classification: Tiebreakers
    Notes:
    1. ^ a b Bucharest 47–44 Midtjylland
    15 October 2016
    19:30
    Győri ETO   31–19   Midtjylland Audi Aréna, Győr
    Attendance: 5,017
    Referees: Marin, García (ESP)
    Løke 8 (16–7) Pedersen 6
      2×  Report   2× 
    16 October 2016
    18:00
    CSM Bucharest   24–21   Rostov-Don Polyvalent Hall, Bucharest
    Attendance: 4,164
    Referees: Jurinović, Mrvica (CRO)
    Gulldén 6 (12–10) Ilyina 6
      1×  Report   2× 

    22 October 2016
    16:00
    Rostov-Don   27–28   Győri ETO Palace of Sport " Rostov Don", Rostov-on-Don
    Attendance: 3,000
    Referees: Brunovský, Čanda (SVK)
    Vyakhireva 8 (14–12) Mørk 8
      3×  Report   5× 
    22 October 2016
    18:30
    Midtjylland   24–21   CSM Bucharest Ikast-Brande Arena, Ikast
    Attendance: 1,785
    Referees: Antić, Jakovljević (SRB)
    Østergaard 5 (9–10) Martín 5
      2×  Report   1× 

    28 October 2016
    18:00
    CSM Bucharest   24–27   Győri ETO Polyvalent Hall, Bucharest
    Attendance: 4,963
    Referees: Brehmer, Skowronek (POL)
    Gulldén, Torstenson 4 (13–9) Bódi 6
      4×  Report   7× 
    29 October 2016
    19:00
    Rostov-Don   26–20   Midtjylland Palace of Sport " Rostov Don", Rostov-on-Don
    Attendance: 3,000
    Referees: Kolevski, Krkacev (MKD)
    Ilyina 6 (13–12) Burgaard, Kristiansen 5
      2×  Report  

    4 November 2016
    19:00
    Győri ETO   33–25   CSM Bucharest Audi Aréna, Győr
    Attendance: 5,162
    Referees: Kurtagic, Wetterwik (SWE)
    Mørk 11 (11–13) Niombla 7
      4×  Report   5× 
    6 November 2016
    16:15
    Midtjylland   25–23   Rostov-Don Ikast-Brande Arena, Ikast
    Attendance: 2,250
    Referees: Mitrović, Vešović (MNE)
    Jørgensen 8 (13–10) Vyakhireva 6
      2×  Report   2× 

    11 November 2016
    19:00
    Rostov-Don   20–22   CSM Bucharest Palace of Sport " Rostov Don", Rostov-on-Don
    Attendance: 2,300
    Referees: Arntsen, Røen (NOR)
    three players 4 (11–10) Gulldén 8
      2×  Report  
    12 November 2016
    15:15
    Midtjylland   27–23   Győri ETO Ikast-Brande Arena, Ikast
    Attendance: 1,981
    Referees: Jurinović, Mrvica (CRO)
    Jørgensen 8 (15–10) Broch 6
      2×  Report   3× 

    19 November 2016
    16:00
    Győri ETO   32–25   Rostov-Don Audi Aréna, Győr
    Attendance: 5,207
    Referees: Bonaventura, Bonaventura (FRA)
    Görbicz 7 (15–12) Cabral Barbosa 5
      1×  Report   5× 
    20 November 2016
    20:00
    CSM Bucharest   26–20   Midtjylland Polyvalent Hall, Bucharest
    Attendance: 5,000
    Referees: Opava, Válek (CZE)
    Gulldén 5 (12–9) Burgaard, Jørgensen 6
      Report   4× 

    Group DEdit

    Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts Qualification
    1   Krim 6 4 0 2 168 165 +3 8 Main round
    2   Larvik HK 6 3 0 3 174 170 +4 6[a]
    3   Team Esbjerg 6 3 0 3 164 151 +13 6[a]
    4   IK Sävehof 6 2 0 4 150 170 −20 4
    Source: EHF
    Rules for classification: Tiebreakers
    Notes:
    1. ^ a b Larvik 61–53 Esbjerg
    15 October 2016
    14:00
    Team Esbjerg   35–25   Krim Blue Water Dokken, Esbjerg
    Attendance: 2,022
    Referees: Kijauskaitė, Žalienė (LTU)
    Van der Heijden 11 (17–11) Bajramoska 6
      1×  Report   3× 
    15 October 2016
    18:30
    Larvik HK   22–25   IK Sävehof Boligmappa Arena Larvik, Larvik
    Attendance: 1,722
    Referees: Florescu, Stoia (ROU)
    Riegelhuth Koren 6 (15–11) Ekenman-Fernis 11
      2×  Report   3× 

    22 October 2016
    16:30
    Krim   24–22   Larvik HK Arena Stožice, Ljubljana
    Attendance: 1,500
    Referees: Brehmer, Skowronek (POL)
    three players 5 (10–13) Riegelhuth Koren 6
      5×  Report   4× 
    23 October 2016
    15:00
    IK Sävehof   20–25   Team Esbjerg Partille Arena, Partille
    Attendance: 1,835
    Referees: Horváth, Marton (HUN)
    three players 4 (10–15) Van der Heijden 9
      4×  Report   4× 

    29 October 2016
    17:00
    Krim   32–29   IK Sävehof Arena Stožice, Ljubljana
    Attendance: 1,800
    Referees: Kaveshnikov, Plotnikov (RUS)
    Benko 8 (20–10) Roberts 8
      3×  Report   2× 
    30 October 2016
    16:50
    Team Esbjerg   24–31   Larvik HK Blue Water Dokken, Esbjerg
    Attendance: 1,512
    Referees: Brunovský, Čanda (SVK)
    Ingstad, Polman 4 (13–14) Riegelhuth Koren 8
      1×  Report   3× 

    5 November 2016
    16:00
    IK Sävehof   26–24   Krim Partille Arena, Partille
    Attendance: 1,212
    Referees: Leandersson, Lindroos (FIN)
    Roberts, Rombo 6 (12–11) Omoregie 8
      3×  Report   4× 
    5 November 2016
    18:30
    Larvik HK   30–29   Team Esbjerg Boligmappa Arena Larvik, Larvik
    Attendance: 1,122
    Referees: Marín, García (ESP)
    Riegelhuth Koren 9 (15–17) Vestergaard 7
      3×  1×  Report   6× 

    12 November 2016
    15:30
    Krim   27–22   Team Esbjerg Arena Stožice, Ljubljana
    Attendance: 1,700
    Referees: Antić, Jakovljević (SRB)
    Omoregie 7 (13—13) Van der Heijden 5
      3×  Report  
    13 November 2016
    15:00
    IK Sävehof   32–38   Larvik HK Partille Arena, Partille
    Attendance: 1,210
    Referees: Vranes, Wenninger (AUT)
    Sand 8 (14–21) Kurtović 11
      2×  Report   5×  1× 

    19 November 2016
    19:15
    Larvik HK   31–36   Krim Boligmappa Arena Larvik, Larvik
    Attendance: 1,802
    Referees: Horváth, Marton (HUN)
    Frafjord, Kurtović 10 (14–17) Omoregie 7
      2×  Report   6×  1× 
    20 November 2016
    15:00
    Team Esbjerg   29–18   IK Sävehof Blue Water Dokken, Esbjerg
    Attendance: 2,291
    Referees: Vujačić, Kažanegra (MNE)
    Karlsson 7 (15–9) Ekenman-Fernis 8
      3×  Report   4× 

    ReferencesEdit

    1. ^ "Season is over, what's next?". ehfcl.com. 6 June 2016.
    2. ^ "Difficult group for defending champions". ehfcl.com. Retrieved 1 July 2016.
    3. ^ "Pots for the qualification and group matches announced". ehfcl.com. Retrieved 27 June 2016.

    External linksEdit