Joan Cañellas

Joan Cañellas Reixach (born 30 September 1986) is a Spanish handball player for SC Pick Szeged and the Spain national team.[1][2]

Joan Cañellas
Joan Cañellas - Jornada de las Estrellas de Balonmano 2013 - 01.jpg
Cañellas with Spain in 2013
Personal information
Full name Joan Cañellas Reixach
Born (1986-09-30) 30 September 1986 (age 34)
Santa Maria de Palautordera,
Spain
Nationality Spanish
Height 1.98 m (6 ft 6 in)
Playing position Left back
Club information
Current club SC Pick Szeged
Number 14
Senior clubs
Years Team
2004–2005
BM Granollers
2005–2008
FC Barcelona
2008–2009
BM Granollers
2009–2011
BM Ciudad Real
2011–2013
Atlético Madrid
2013–2014
HSV Hamburg
2014–2016
THW Kiel
2016–2018
RK Vardar
2018–2021
SC Pick Szeged
2021–
Kadetten Schaffhausen
National team
Years Team Apps (Gls)
Spain 188 (470)

Cañellas scored 50 goals for Spain at the 2014 European Championship in Denmark. He was the tournament's top scorer.

While playing in Madrid, he also studied pharmacy at University of Barcelona and Universidad Complutense de Madrid. Joan is a member of a pharmacist dynasty, six of his family members are pharmacists.

Honours and awardsEdit

THW KielEdit

Vardar SkopjeEdit

MOL-Pick SzegedEdit

IndividualEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Cañellas Profile". European Handball Federation. Retrieved 25 January 2012.
  2. ^ "2015 World Championship Roster" (PDF). IHF. Archived from the original (PDF) on 27 January 2015. Retrieved 15 January 2015.

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