Kim Ekdahl du Rietz
|Kim Ekdahl Du Rietz|
Ekdahl Du Rietz playing for Sweden in 2012
23 July 1989|
|Height||1.94 m (6 ft 4 in)|
|Playing position||Left back|
|Current club||Paris Saint-Germain|
He competed for the Swedish national team at the 2012 Summer Olympics in London where they won a silver medal. In January 2017 he announced his retirement following the conclusion of the 2016–2017 Bundesliga season.
In 2018, Ekdahl Du Rietz returned to his former club Rhein-Neckar Löwen, signing a three month contract to help the club – currently suffering from several injuries on important players – out. Ekdahl Du Rietz also decided to give away all the money earnt to charity organisations. In April 2018 his club Rhein-Neckar Löwen announced that next season Kim Ekdahl du Rietz will transfer to Paris Saint-Germain Handball.
- EHF profile
- "Kim Ekdahl du Rietz". Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved 8 August 2012.
- "Bekräftat: Kim Ekdahl Du Rietz slutar". Aftonbladet (in Swedish). Retrieved 4 February 2017.
- "Klart: Kim Ekdahl Du Rietz är tillbaka". Aftonbladet (in Swedish). Retrieved 2 March 2018.
- "Paris St. Germain verpflichtet Kim Ekdahl Du Rietz" (in German). Rhein-Neckar Löwen. Retrieved 24 April 2018.