Squad changes: Bahrain, Qatar and Egypt make replacements
16 Jan. 2019
Player replacements – Wednesday 16 January
Ahead of the penultimate day of preliminary round matches at Germany/Denmark 2019 three coaches have made player replacements
Egypt coach David Davis has made his second player replacement of the 2019 IHF Men’s World Championship, changing line players, with 28-year-old Wisam Nawar coming in for Mohammed Maher. Nawar plays his club handball for Zamalek, and the 1,85m will wear number 25.
Valero Rivera has made his third and final change for Qatar with an exchange of centre backs. Moustafa Heiba from Al Wakra comes in for Kamal Addin. The 22-year-old Heiba stands at 1,84m tall and has scored 52 goals in 147 appearances. He will wear the number 97 shirt.
Bahrain have also made a replacement – their first – with coach Aron Kristjansson bringing in 20-year-old centre back Ahmed Husain. He stands at 1,80m tall, has scored 90 goals in 30 appearances and replaces left back Komail Mahfoodh.
For previous replacements and late registrations click on the relevant date below.
Egypt (EGY): #25 Wisam NAWAR (Line) IN, #18 Mohammed MAHER (Line) OUT
2 of 3 Egypt player replacements allowed during Germany/Denmark 2019
Qatar (QAT): #97 Moustafa HEIBA (Centre Back) IN, #25 Kamal ADDIN MALLASH (Centre Back) OUT
3 of 3 Qatar player replacements allowed
Bahrain (BRN): #17 Ahmed HUSAIN (Centre Back) IN, #66 Komail MAHFOODH (Left Back) OUT
1 of 3 Bahrain player replacements allowed
Tuesday 15 January 2019
Saudi Arabia (KSA): #93 Abdullah AL HAMMAD (Left Back) IN, #33 Adnan RADNAH (Pivot) OUT
1 of 3 Saudi Arabia player replacements allowed
Tunisia (TUN): #20 Achraf SAAFI (Centre Back) IN, #42 Wael JALLOUZ (Left Back) OUT
1 of 3 Tunisia player replacements allowed
Tunisia (TUN): #93 Amine Ahmed BEDOUI (Goalkeeper) IN, #12 Marouan MAGGAIZ (Goalkeeper) OUT
2 of 3 Tunisia player replacements allowed
Monday 14 January 2019
Egypt (EGY): #22 Omar HAGAG (Left Back) IN, #53 Akram SAAD (Right Wing) OUT
1 of 3 Egypt player replacements allowed
Serbia (SRB): #29 Milan MILIC (Right Back) IN #25 Nemanja ZELENOVIC (Right Back) OUT
1 of 3 Serbia player replacements allowed
Serbia (SRB): #96 Dejan MILOSAVLJEV (Goalkeeper) IN, #76 Vladimir CUPARA (Goalkeeper) OUT
2 of 3 Serbia player replacements allowed
Norway (NOR): #9 Henrik JACOBSEN (Pivot) IN, #11 Petter OVERBY (Pivot) OUT
1 of 3 Norway player replacements allowed
Sunday 13 January
Austria (AUT): #45 Daniel DICKER (Left Back) IN, #6 Dominik SCHMID (Centre Back) OUT
1 of 3 Austria player replacements allowed.
Saturday 12 January
Qatar (QAT): #86 Mahmoud HASSABALLA (Left Wing) IN, #97 Moustafa HEIBA (Centre Back) OUT.
1 of 3 Qatar player replacements allowed.
Qatar (QAT): #31 Ahmad MADADI (Left Wing) IN, #93 Hamdi AYED (Left Wing) OUT
2 of 3 Qatar player replacements allowed.
Denmark (DEN): #26 Johan HANSEN (Right Wing) IN, #18 Hans LINDBERG (Right Wing) OUT
1 of 3 Denmark player replacements allowed.
Monday 14 January
Sweden (SWE): Hampus WANNE (Left Wing)
Saturday 12 January
Bahrain (BRN): Hasan ALFARDAN (Pivot)
All 24 teams had to register their final squads ahead of their opening games at Germany/Denmark 2019, for more information visit HERE.
Photo: Marco Wolf