10 January 2017
Didier Dinart and Guillaume Gille, the two head coaches of the French team, unveiled on Tuesday morning the names of the 16 players who will play the 2017 World Championship starting Wednesday, 11 January (opening game against Brazil at 20:45 CET at Paris AccorHotels Arena). Cyril Dumoulin, Nicolas Claire, Dika Mem and Benoit Kounkoud did not make the final cut. Yanis Lenne will follow the French team as the 17th player.
– Teams France Hand (@FRAHandball) January 10, 2017
Complete French roster for France 2017:
Goalkeepers: Thierry Omeyer (PSG), Vincent Gerard (Montpellier)
Players: Luc Abalo (PSG), William Accambray (PSG), Adrien Dipanda (St. Raphael), Ludovic Fabregas (Montpellier), Michael Guigou (Montpellier), Luka Karabatic (PSG), Nikola Karabatic (PSG), Kentin Mahe (Flensburg), Timothey N’Guessan (Barcelona), Daniel Narcisse (PSG), Olivier Nyokas (Nantes), Valentin Porte (Montpellier), Nedim Remili (PSG), Cedric Sorhaindo (Barcelona)