The shocking news comes from the headquarters of the European Handball Federation (EHF) as the men’s national team of Bosnia and Herzegovina will not have a chance to go to the World Cup.
Specifically, the EHF decided at a videoconference on Friday that pre-match matches, in which Bosnia and Herzegovina was to play with Romania, would not be able to take place, Klix.ba news portal reports.
Season 2019/20 update World Champs '21 Qualification: Play-offs cannot be played.
These European teams have qualified for the final tournament in Egypt next January
— EHF EURO (@EHFEURO) April 24, 2020
The top 13 selections from the previous European Championship will go to the Championship.
Bosnia and Herzegovina finished 23rd in the European Handball Championship in January.