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The Argentina national handball team is the national handball team of Argentina and is controlled by the Argentina Handball Association.

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NicknameLos Gladiadores (The Gladiators)
AssociationConfederación Argentina de Handball
CoachManolo Cadenas[1]
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Results
Summer Olympics
Appearances2 (First in 2012)
Best result10th (2012, 2016)
World Championship
Appearances12 (First in 1997)
Best result12th (2011, 2015)
Pan American Handball Championship
Appearances15 (First in 1979)
Best result1st (2000, 2002, 2004, 2010, 2012, 2014, 2018)
Last updated on Unknown.

Contents

Tournament resultsEdit

Summer OlympicsEdit

Games Round Position Pld W D L GF GA GD
  1936 Berlin Did not enter
1948–1968 Not held
  1972 Munich Did not qualify
  1976 Montreal
  1980 Moscow
  1984 Los Angeles
  1988 Seoul
  1992 Barcelona
  1996 Atlanta
  2000 Sydney
  2004 Athens
  2008 Beijing
  2012 London preliminary round 10th of 12 5 1 0 4 113 138 −25
  2016 Rio de Janeiro preliminary round 10th of 12 5 1 0 4 110 126 −16
Total 2/13 10 2 0 8 223 264 -41

World ChampionshipEdit

Year Round Position GP W D* L GS GA
  1938 Did not enter
  1954
  1958
  1961
  1964
  1967
  1970
  1974
  1978
  1982
  1986
  1990
  1993
  1995
  1997 preliminary round 22 5 0 0 5 96 140
  1999 preliminary round 21 5 0 1 4 96 129
  2001 round of 16 15 6 2 1 3 117 150
  2003 preliminary round 17 5 1 1 3 127 156
  2005 preliminary Round 18 5 1 0 4 133 141
  2007 presidents cup 16 6 2 0 4 146 172
  2009 presidents cup 18 9 3 0 6 231 245
  2011 main round 12 9 3 1 5 235 247
  2013 presidents cup 18 7 2 0 5 169 183
  2015 round of 16 12 6 2 1 3 152 156
  2017 presidents cup 18 7 2 0 5 154 183
 /  2019 presidents cup 17 7 3 1 3 173 180
Total 12/26 77 21 6 50 1831 2082

Pan American GamesEdit

Games Round Position Pld W D L GF GA GD
  1987 Indianapolis group round 5th 4 0 0 4 56 100 −44
  1991 Havana group round 5th 4 1 0 3 72 96 −24
  1995 Mar del Plata bronze medal match 3rd 6 4 0 2 131 96 35
  1999 Winnipeg bronze medal match 3rd 5 4 0 1 135 84 51
  2003 Santo Domingo gold medal match 2nd 5 4 0 1 175 98 77
  2007 Rio de Janeiro gold medal match 2nd 5 4 0 1 170 116 54
  2011 Guadalajara gold medal match 1st 5 5 0 0 147 103 44
  2015 Toronto gold medal match 2nd 5 4 0 1 150 104 46
Total 7/7 1 Title 39 26 0 13 1036 797 239

Pan American ChampionshipEdit

Year Round Position GP W D* L GS GA
  1979 round robin 5 5 1 0 4 75 99
  1981 3rd place match 4 5 3 0 2 137 111
  1983 Did not enter
  1985 round robin 4 5 1 0 4 86 122
  1989 Did not enter
  1994 round robin 4 6 3 0 3 151 104
  1996 final 2 5 3 0 2 119 100
  1998 final 2 6 5 0 1 162 105
  2000 final 1 5 5 0 0 123 93
  2002 final 1 5 5 0 0 139 70
  2004 final 1 5 5 0 0 153 87
  2006 final 2 5 4 0 1 162 100
  2008 final 2 5 4 0 1 150 121
  2010 final 1 5 5 0 0 142 79
  2012 final 1 6 5 1 0 177 103
  2014 final 1 5 5 0 0 160 90
  2016 3rd place match 3 7 5 0 2 210 124
  2018 final 1 6 6 0 0 236 195
Total 16/17 7 titles 86 65 1 20 2489 1873

Other competitionsEdit

South American Games
Games Round Position Pld W D L GF GA GD
  2002 São Bernardo do Campo Gold medal match 1st 5 5 0 0 139 69 70
  2006 Mar del Plata Gold medal match 1st 5 5 0 0 168 76 92
  2010 Medellin round robin 2nd 4 3 0 1 133 94 39
  2014 Santiago gold medal match 2nd 4 3 0 1 111 78 33
  2018 Cochabamba gold medal match 2nd 4 3 0 1 118 79 39
Total 5/5 2 Titles 22 19 0 3 669 396 273

TeamEdit

Current squadEdit

Squad for the 2019 World Men's Handball Championship.[2]

Head coach: Manolo Cadenas

No. Pos. Name Date of birth (age) Height App. Goals Club
1 GK Matías Schulz (1982-02-12) 12 February 1982 (age 37) 1.90 m 203 4   Pfadi Winterthur
2 LW Federico Fernández (1989-10-17) 17 October 1989 (age 29) 1.91 m 157 585   UNLu
4 CB Sebastián Simonet (1986-05-12) 12 May 1986 (age 33) 1.89 m 162 361   Ademar León
7 LW Ignacio Pizarro (1990-02-08) 8 February 1990 (age 29) 1.78 m 31 68   UNLu
8 CB Pablo Simonet (1992-05-04) 4 May 1992 (age 27) 1.85 m 90 203   CB Benidorm
9 RW Santiago Baronetto (1992-10-27) 27 October 1992 (age 26) 1.87 m 38 31   BM Ciudad Encantada
10 RB Federico Matías Vieyra (1988-07-21) 21 July 1988 (age 30) 1.92 m 197 407   Ademar León
11 P Lucas Moscariello (1992-02-19) 19 February 1992 (age 27) 1.90 m 41 68   BM Ciudad Encantada
13 CB Juan Pablo Fernández (1988-09-30) 30 September 1988 (age 30) 1.92 m 128 166   UNLu
15 P Gonzalo Carou (1979-08-15) 15 August 1979 (age 39) 1.90 m 246 514   Ademar León
17 CB Manuel Crivelli (1993-10-18) 18 October 1993 (age 25) 1.78 m 21 36   Cavigal Nice Handball
18 LB Guillermo Fischer (1996-07-18) 18 July 1996 (age 22) 2.00 m 22 25   SD Teucro
20 RB Ramiro Martínez (1995-07-22) 22 July 1995 (age 23) 1.80 m 16 30   MMT Seguros Zamora
22 P Gastón Mouriño (1994-10-12) 12 October 1994 (age 24) 1.92 m 21 28   BM Valladolid
40 GK Leonel Maciel (1989-01-04) 4 January 1989 (age 30) 1.92 m 59 6   BM Ciudad Encantada
77 LB Nicolás Bonanno (1991-11-18) 18 November 1991 (age 27) 1.98 m 29 32   BM Huesca

StatisticsEdit

Notable playersEdit

Youth teamsEdit

World Juniors ChampionshipEdit

  • 1991: 11th
  • 1995: 17th
  • 2001: 20th
  • 2003: 16th
  • 2005: 11th
  • 2007: 13th
Year Round Position GP W D* L GS GA
  2009 placement matches 6th 9 5 1 3 237 217
  2011 placement matches 20th 7 2 0 5 186 216
  2013 placement matches 16th 9 2 0 7 220 274
  2015 placement matches 13th 7 3 0 4 162 176

Pan American Junior ChampionshipEdit

Year Round Position GP W D* L GS GA
  2009 round robin 1st 5 5 0 0 163 81
  2011 round robin 1st 5 5 0 0 132 70
  2013 gold medal match 2nd 5 4 0 1 140 93
  2015 round robin 2nd 5 4 0 1 169 97

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Manolo Cadenas dirigirá a Argentina hasta 2020". www.marca.com (in Spanish). 13 April 2017. Retrieved 11 January 2019.
  2. ^ 2019 World Championship squad

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