Ralf Togel, Katowice
Once Alfred Gislason lost his composure. Due to the course of the tournament so far, the coach of the German national handball team had calmly surfed the wave that the players loved to talk about. The ride then came to an abrupt end, the 28:35 against Olympic champion France made the wave break. And because the defeat also revealed to the Icelander that the gap to the top of the world is larger than hoped, it obviously got on his mind.