The Ukrainian club was one of the lucky ones who received a wild card.
Champion of Ukraine in handball Zaporozhye Motor included in the list of participants of the Champions League for the season 2020/21.
Motor received one of six wild card, claimed by 14 clubs. For the Zaporozhye club this is the eighth consecutive participation in the major handball tournament in Europe.
It should be noted that in the following season’s Champions League has undergone reform, with the result that the number of participants was reduced from 28 to 16 teams. Therefore, part of the Motor was in doubt until the last moment.
Automatically passes to the group stage of the Champions League got Barcelona (Spain), PSG (France), Kiel (Germany), Flensburg (Germany), veszprém (Hungary), Vardar (Northern Macedonia), Vive (Poland), Porto (Portugal), Zagreb (Croatia), and Aalborg (Denmark).
The Wild card is with the Motor received a Nantes (France), PIK Szeged (Hungary), Celje (Slovenia), BGK Meshkov (Belarus) and Elverum (Norway)
We will add that the draw for the tournament will be held on 1 July.
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