Congo women's national handball team

The Congo women's national handball team is the national team of Republic of the Congo (from 1970 to 1991 the People's Republic of the Congo). It takes part in international handball competitions.

Republic of the Congo Congo
Information
AssociationCongolese Handball Federation
CoachYounes Tatby
Assistant coachJean Malonga
Colours
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Team colours
1st
Team colours
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2nd
Results
Summer Olympics
Appearances1 (First in 1980)
Best result6th (1980)
World Championship
Appearances7 (First in 1982)
Best result12th (1982)
African Championship
Appearances24 (First in 1976)
Best result1st (1979, 1981, 1983, 1985)
Last updated on Unknown.

The team participated at the 1980 Summer Olympics, where they placed sixth.[1]

They participated at the World Women's Handball Championship in 1982, 1999, 2001, 2007 and 2009.

Results edit

Olympic Games edit

 
Handball Congo vs. SFRY - 1980 Summer Olympics - Moscou

World Championship edit

African Championship edit

Team edit

Current squad edit

Roster for the 2023 World Women's Handball Championship.[2]

Head coach: Younes Tatby

No. Pos. Name Date of birth (age) Height App. Goals Club
1 GK Ruth Kodia (1992-01-13) 13 January 1992 (age 32) 1.73 m 18 0   Étoile du Congo
2 RB Jonedie Olikaka (2004-07-31) 31 July 2004 (age 19) 1.71 m 7 5   Union Sportive Nouacer
5 LW Kimberley Rutil (1996-08-05) 5 August 1996 (age 27) 1.80 m 17 18   Stella Saint-Maur Handball
6 LW Klenn Divoko (1993-06-21) 21 June 1993 (age 30) 1.79 m 27 17   US Cagnes Handball
7 LB Diane Yimga (1992-04-27) 27 April 1992 (age 31) 1.83 m 21 25   Carros HBC
8 CB Ruptia Mouele (1991-06-29) 29 June 1991 (age 32) 1.61 m 17 6   DGSP
10 RB Mercianne Hendo (1997-01-19) 19 January 1997 (age 27) 1.63 m 4 3   DGSP
11 RW Hermida Mongo (1994-10-07) 7 October 1994 (age 29) 1.67 m 16 6   DGSP
12 GK Malvina Apendi (1998-01-07) 7 January 1998 (age 26) 1.72 m 12 0   Tournefeuille Handball
13 RW Grace Zoubabela (1993-03-17) 17 March 1993 (age 30) 1.73 m 19 11   DGSP
15 CB Eugenia Domingos (1990-11-16) 16 November 1990 (age 33) 1.75 m 0 0   Otoho Handball
20 GK Alicia Ntessi (2000-01-20) 20 January 2000 (age 24) 1.80 m 5 0   Reims Champagne Handball
23 LB Betchaïdelle Ngombele (2004-04-23) 23 April 2004 (age 19) 1.90 m 28 36   RK Krim
45 LW Joséphine Nkou (1997-09-18) 18 September 1997 (age 26) 1.65 m 14 17   ASD Handball Erice
61 P Rita Saraiva (1992-11-21) 21 November 1992 (age 31) 1.77 m 22 18   US Cagnes Handball
66 LW Suzanne Mambou (1992-04-25) 25 April 1992 (age 31) 1.73 m 29 18   DGSP
78 CB Fanta Diagouraga (2000-06-30) 30 June 2000 (age 23) 1.75 m 17 19   CSM Deva
79 P Sharon Dorson (1994-03-09) 9 March 1994 (age 29) 1.78 m 22 26   Noisy-le-Grand Handball
99 RB Kassandra Jappont (1994-10-21) 21 October 1994 (age 29) 1.78 m 21 19   HBC Thuir

References edit

  1. ^ "Congo (Brazzaville) Handball at the 1980 Moskva Summer Games". Sports-Reference. Archived from the original on 17 April 2020. Retrieved 18 December 2010.
  2. ^ "Team roster: Congo" (PDF). ihf.info. 29 November 2023. Retrieved 29 November 2023.

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