David Mandic (LW, born ’97) and Ivan Vida (RW, born ’95), who played IHF Men’s World Championships 2019 for the first time, has become new forces of Croatian National Team.

David Mandic played 9 matches, gave 19 goals (79%) and in defense his role on number two (6-0) and front centre (5-1) was very good.

Ivan Vida scored 7 times (78%) and when entered from the bench used his time in the best possible way. Ivan gave the last goal to France in the Croatian victory (23-20).