The Croatian team has finished their preparations and today departed for the 2021 IHF World Women’s Handball Championships in Spain.
The tournament will be held in Spain from 1 to 19 December 2021 and Croatia warmed with with a victory over Slovenia.
Nenad Šoštarić’s team will open their World Championships on Thursday when they play their first match against Brazil.
Croatia will then face Paraguay on 4 December and Japan on 6 December in their group matches.
The Netherlands will be the defending champions after winning for the first time in 2019, whilst Croatia are coming off a bronze medal win at their last major tournament at the European Championships.
This will be the 7th time Croatia has taken part at the world championships.