Christian Prokop was overwhelmed. Long after the final whistle the coach was deeply impressed. The strong performance of its handball players at the impressive 34:21 (15:8) against Brazil. And the fantastic mood in the Berlin Arena am Ostbahnhof.
“The atmosphere was amazing, fantastic. That really made you want more,“ said Prokop. Whether it was the most beautiful countries in the game of his tenure? “Yes, you could describe that way. Because you imagine a home world Cup and a Start.“ But, said the 40-Year-old: “The hook we and now the tournament against Russia.”
The player to the again strong captain Uwe Gensheimer, the team with ten goals once again for the best launcher, as Procopius highly satisfied with the performance against overwhelmed the South Americans. “The coverage was really good, the attacking play was more fluid. It was strong,“ said Gensheimer. Back-room player Fabian Wiede said it was a “perfect day very much worked out”.
with their coach, the players praised the atmosphere in the 13,500 spectators, once again, sold-out Arena near the Ostbahnhof in Berlin. “I wanted to feel from time to time as a pop star, the highlights at the concert, only the arms, and all the screaming,” said Gensheimer with a Grin.
Two games, two square wins: The German Team with a lot of momentum in the match on Monday (18.00 clock/ARD and in the F. A. Z.-Liveticker zur Handball-WM), against the former champion of Russia. “When tougher opponents come, then we are still quite different,” warned the back bears a strong goalkeeper Andreas Wolff and promised: “we will be able to step it up.” This defense seems to be “possible”.
Coach Prokop has left the players in the evening, a free Hand. “To look 1000 Times the jungle camp, it is important that you find after such an adrenaline rush to calm, to relaxation and looseness, because the focus must be back on Monday,” said the coach. and smiled.