With a clear 30:18 home win against tus ferndorf, HC erlangen continued its trend in the 2. Handball-bundesliga continues and is now unbeaten for five games. In front of a home crowd, the erlangen team was highly concentrated from the very first minute against the recently strong climber and did not leave any doubt about their determination.
HC erlangen – tus ferndorf 30:18
While in the offensive a mixture of fast counter-attacking play and powerful throws provided for the necessary goals, in the defensive area the extremely well standing cover prevented easy goals of the guests. They only managed to take the lead twice in the early stages, but soon looked helpless and had to chase a five-goal deficit after just 14 minutes (9:4). "We started the game well and took the opponent seriously right from the start," said coach bergemann, coach bergemann also praised the start of his proteges.
When after 25 minutes ruckraum-canonier nienhaus gave his comeback to the bergemannern after a long injury, the lead of the home side had already grown to eight goals and fluenced by this safe lead, the erlanger love their playfulness at times free run. So the agile schwandner passed shortly before half-time in a promising throw position again back to the waiting at the center circle kramer, who converted after a turn into the empty goal. At half-time, the HCE led by 15:8 goals and nobody in the well-attended karl-heinz-hiersemann-hall could have doubted the third home victory of the season.
After only nine minutes in the second half, erlangen had increased their lead to ten goals (20:10) and a great pass from the strong goalkeeper bayerschmidt to schwandner, who celebrated an easy goal in the tempo counter-attack, made it clear that erlangen was superior to tus ferndorf in all respects this evening.
Towards the end of the game, coach bergemann then also gave schneck as well as substitute goalkeeper selke and young star bohm some minutes of action, which especially the latter crowned with a copy of the bayerschmidt-schwandner cooperation – the first goal of lukas bohm in the 2nd half. League at all. "Our coverage is becoming more stable and we are learning from our mistakes, we are improving and we want to continue this development", said coach bergemann after the game and was satisfied with his team, except for a few minor lapses. A high hurdle now awaits them with the away game at the bergischer HC, before they take on the german league champions on wednesday, 5. December hildesheim is guesting in erlangen.