The teams that Izmir Metropolitan Belediyespor will face in handball for the European Cup have been announced. Turkish Cup Champion Handball Men's Team matched with Czech team HCB Karvina in EHF European Cup, Women's Handball Team matched with Greek team AESH Pylea in the 2nd round of EHF European Cup. The first matches will be played on 16-17 October.
Izmir Metropolitan Belediyespor's rivals for the European Cup, which won the first Turkish Cup in men's handball history in Izmir, and won the right to participate in the European Cup on both fronts by playing the Turkish Cup final in women, have been determined. Turkish Cup Champion Handball Men's Team matched with Czech team HCB Karvina in EHF European Cup. The first legs will be played on October 16-17, the return leg will be held on October 23-24. The Women's Handball Team will compete in the 2nd round of the EHF European Cup and the Greek team will face AESH Pylea. Women's matches will be played on the same dates.
Emphasizing that Izmir Metropolitan Municipality Mayor Tunç Soyer is advancing in line with his mission to make Izmir a “sports city”, Club President Ersan Odaman said, “We are knitting a strong sports chain out of a new mission, giant international organizations and links of sportive success. We look at every success we achieve as the herald of the next. Now it's time to crown the achievements of men and women in handball with victories in Europe.”