Activists on social media circulated a picture of a giant handball player, as a picture of a player from the Danish national team who is meeting his Egyptian counterpart today in the quarter-finals of the Handball World Cup underway in Egypt.
The image was very popular across the platforms, as users expressed their amazement at the player’s height, and a number of followers who were looking forward to the brilliance of the Egyptian team and snatched the pass to the semi-finals.
The next match, the Egyptian national team, against the national team, “Aad”
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However, the research shows that the photo is of the Polish player Thomas Gabala, who was part of the delegation that participated in the World Handball Cup.
The player appears in the circulating photo wearing his country’s national shirt during the match against Uruguay in the first round of the tournament, which ended with Poland’s 30-16 victory.
Gibala is 25 years old, 2.12 meters tall, weighs 122 kilograms, and plays for Polish club Kielce.