How Many Players Are There on a Handball Team?

How Many Players Are There on a Handball Team?

How Many Players Are There on a Handball Team?

There can be up to 14 players on a handball team. During a match, each team can have up to seven players on the court: one goalkeeper and six court players. All other players are substitutes.

Indoor handball is played on a court that is 40 meters long by 20 meters wide with a goal area at each end. The ball is made of leather or synthetic material and comes in three sizes. The size used in a match depends on the gender and age of the players competing. A match consists of two 30-minute halves separated by a 10-minute break, and the team that scores the most goals wins.