Template:2008 Summer Olympics France men's handball team roster

The purpose of this template is to collect source text used in several articles in one place, in order to minimize maintenance and storage space. This is the France roster in the men's handball tournament of the 2008 Summer Olympics. The template is typically used in two articles: the article covering France at the 2008 Summer Olympics, and the article covering the rosters of all participating teams of the tournament.

The following is the France roster in the men's handball tournament of the 2008 Summer Olympics.[1][2]

Head coach: Claude Onesta

No. Pos. Name Date of birth (age) Height App. Goals Club
2 RB Jérôme Fernandez (1977-03-07)7 March 1977 (aged 31) 1.99 m 262 1042 Spain FC Barcelona Handbol
3 P Didier Dinart (1977-01-18)18 January 1977 (aged 31) 1.97 m 288 136 Spain BM Ciudad Real
4 RB Cédric Burdet (1974-11-15)15 November 1974 (aged 33) 1.95 m 220 476 France Montpellier HB
5 P Guillaume Gille (1976-07-16)16 July 1976 (aged 32) 1.92 m 245 614 Germany HSV Handball
6 CB Bertrand Gille (1978-03-24)24 March 1978 (aged 30) 1.87 m 211 654 Germany HSV Handball
8 CB Daniel Narcisse (1979-12-16)16 December 1979 (aged 28) 1.89 m 171 524 France Chambéry Savoie Handball
11 LW Olivier Girault (1973-02-22)22 February 1973 (aged 35) 1.83 m 240 551 France Paris Handball
12 GK Daouda Karaboué (1975-12-11)11 December 1975 (aged 32) 1.98 m 64 France Montpellier HB
13 LB Nikola Karabatić (1984-04-11)11 April 1984 (aged 24) 1.95 m 120 515 Germany THW Kiel
14 P Cristophe Kempe (1975-05-02)2 May 1975 (aged 33) 1.93 m 161 249 France Fénix Toulouse
16 GK Thierry Omeyer (1976-11-02)2 November 1976 (aged 31) 1.92 m 194 Germany THW Kiel
18 RB Joël Abati (1970-04-25)25 April 1970 (aged 38) 1.90 m 196 577 France Montpellier HB
19 RW Luc Abalo (1984-09-06)6 September 1984 (aged 23) 1.82 m 74 247 France US d'Ivry Handball
21 LW Michaël Guigou (1982-01-28)28 January 1982 (aged 26) 1.79 m 100 351 France Montpellier HB
26 LW Cédric Paty (1981-07-25)25 July 1981 (aged 27) 1.94 m 17 44 France Chambéry Savoie Handball

See alsoEdit

Template:2008 Summer Olympics France women's handball team roster

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "France men's handball team roster". NBC Olympics. 1 February 2013.
  2. ^ "Men's Handball Team Roster – France (FRA)" (PDF). 2008 Beijing. LA84 Foundation. 1 February 2013. p. 2490.