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September 16, 2022

Season for clubs is approaching: Major men’s national leagues start in October

Late in September, the new season of the LEN competitions begins with the first round of the Champions League qualifications (September 29 – October 2). All […]
May 26, 2022

PODCAST #011 – Dusan Matkovic

This week on the Total Waterpolo Podcast we are joined by Primorac Kotor’s and Montenegro’s up and coming star, Dusan Matkovic. On the show, Dusan talks […]
May 21, 2022

Marseille wins 39th French title keeping perfect record

Marseille retained the title of the French League. The new-old champion demolished Noisy in the return leg of the playoffs final – 13:7 and recorded a […]
May 19, 2022

Marseille defeats Noisy in 30-goal game

The first match of the French League final played in Paris (more precisely – in Saint-Denis), turned into a festival of goals. However, a favorite recorded […]
May 13, 2022

PODCAST #010 – Maggie Steffens

We are incredibly excited to publish a mega Episode of The Total Waterpolo Podcast this week with the three-time Olympic Gold Medallist and the All-time Olympic […]
May 13, 2022

Noisy and Marseille reach final in France

For the second year in a row, Marseille and Noisy-le-Sec will play in the final of the French League playoffs. In both semifinal games, reigning champion […]
May 8, 2022

Marseille is close to final; Noisy beats Strasbourg

Marseille made a huge step toward the final of the French Championship. The titleholder recorded a big away win over Tourcoing (17:10) in the first leg […]
May 5, 2022

PODCAST #009 – Thomas Vernoux

We are very excited to welcome Thomas Vernoux to this weeks Total Waterpolo Podcast. On the show, Thomas opens up about his early playing days, his […]
April 21, 2022

Noisy and Tourcoing reach semifinals in France

Noisy-le-Sec and Tourcoing qualified for the semifinals of the French League playoffs. Noisy defeated Montpellier convincingly in the return leg – 14:9 and advanced to the […]
April 17, 2022

Pays d’Aix and Montpellier earn slim advantages in 1st leg of quarters

Montpellier and Pays d’Aix defeated their respective opponents in the 1st leg of the French Championships quarterfinals. Still, everything is still open. Only a goal separated […]
April 10, 2022

Noisy enters playoffs from 3rd place; Marseille keeps perfect record

The regular season in the French League has come to an end. The games of the 18th round were played this week. The visiting teams were […]
April 3, 2022

Favorites make no mistake in France

There were no surprises in the 17th round of the French League. The favorites recorded wins in all five matches, so there are no changes in […]
March 27, 2022

Four thrilling battles in France; Strasbourg goes to semifinals

The games of the postponed 11th round have been played in France this weekend. Four games were on the program, and each of the encounters was […]
March 20, 2022

Strasbourg is one step closer to semis; draw in Aix-en-Provence

The most important match of the 16th round of the French League was an encounter played in the northeastern suburbs of Paris – Bobigny, where Noisy-le-Sec […]
March 13, 2022

Marseille blows Noisy away; Strasbourg moves to 2nd place

The 15th round of the French League brought two derbies. One of the two games lacked excitement -Marseille demolished Noisy-le-Sec 20:5. An encounter between Strasbourg and […]
March 6, 2022

Marseille collects valuable six points in two days; hard-fought win for Noisy

Six games have been played in the French championships this week. Marseille earned two valuable away wins in rescheduled matches and strengthened the top position. Two […]
February 27, 2022

Strasbourg defeats Pays d’ Aix narrowly; important points for Montpellier

The French League has continued with the matches of the 14th round. Two derbies have been scheduled for this round. One of the two was played […]
February 6, 2022

Tourcoing and Noisy share points in 26-goal game

A high-scoring derby Tourcoing – Noisy-le-Sec has been the highlight of this water polo weekend in France. After big twists and turns, the game ended in […]
January 30, 2022

Marseille claims French Cup in Abbeville

Shortly after a new victory in the Champions League (over Crvena Zvezda on Tuesday), Marseille continued its series of successes on the domestic scene. Marseille won […]
January 9, 2022

Thriller in Aix-en-Provence; convincing win for Noisy

Pays d’Aix beat Tourcoing in a thrilling derby of the French League 10th round, the first played in 2022. Noisy-le-Sec earned an away victory in Reims, […]
December 12, 2021

Marseille shows no mercy to Strasbourg; narrow win for Montpellier

Marseille continued its winning streak in the French Championships. The reigning champion downed Strasbourg 11:5 in the derby of the 9th matchday. But, there have been […]
November 28, 2021

Important away victories for Noisy and Pays d’Aix

Visiting teams recorded wins in the derby games played in the 7th round of the French championships. Noisy-le-Sec defeated Strasbourg 8:5, while Pays d’Aix was better […]
November 14, 2021

Strasbourg beats Tourcoing after great comeback

Two very thrilling games were played in the sixth round of the French League. Strasbourg recorded a narrow 11:10 away victory in the highlight of the […]
November 7, 2021

Marseille and Strasbourg remain unbeaten after big challenges

The 5th round of the French League saw two derby games. Marseille and Tourcoing, the team which had perfect records before this round, faced off in […]