At the beginning of March, the woman’s national team tournament in Gzira (Malta) ended the qualifications for the European Water Polo Championship in Split. The men played their qualifications for Split 2022 in January, and most of the women’s national team qualifying tournaments were played in February, concluding with the already mentioned tournament in Malta in early March.
This way we got almost all the participants of the Continental Water Polo Summit in Croatia, in Split from August 27 to September 10 this year. A total of 28 national teams (16 men’s and 12 women’s) will take part in the competition at the Spaladium Arena. At the moment we know 26 teams (15 men’s and 11 women’s). Namely, LEN will soon officially announce which men’s national team and which women’s national team will participate in the European Championship in Split instead of Russia.
Let us remind you who qualified for the European Water Polo Championship in Split in 2022:
Croatia (host), Hungary, Spain, Montenegro, Serbia, Italy, Greece (based on the placement at the European Championship 2020); France, Georgia, Germany, Israel, Malta, Netherlands, Romania, Slovakia (qualifications).
Croatia (host), Spain, Hungary, the Netherlands, Italy (based on the placement at the European Championship 2020); Greece, France, Germany, Israel, Romania, Serbia (qualifications).