Dunkerque HBGL

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Dunkerque HBGL
Full name Dunkerque Handball Grand Littoral
Abbreviation (s) USDK
Founded September 3, 1958
(as Amicale Laïque de l'Esplanade)
Club colors blue
Hall Salle Dewerdt
Places 2,400
Trainer Patrick Cazal
league Ligue Nationale de Handball
rank 7th place
Website www.usdk.fr
Greatest successes
National French champion
French cup winner
International EHF Challenge Cup
finalist 2004
finalist 2012

Dunkerque HBGL ( Dunkerque Handball Grand Littoral ) is a French handball club from Dunkirk .


The club was founded on September 3, 1958 under the name "Amicale Laïque de l'Esplanade". In 1964 it was renamed "Amicale Laïque de Dunkerque". In January 1968 the club merged with “Denier de Malo” to “Amicale Laïque Dunkerque Malo”. On April 27, 1974 it went into the US Dunkerque (USD; since September 1997 USDK). The official name of the club today is "Dunkerque Handball Grand Littoral".


  • French champion: 2014
  • French Cup: 2011
  • French Cup: Finalist 1991, 2000
  • French League Cup: 2013
  • EHF Challenge Cup : 2004 finalist
  • EHF Cup : Finalist 2012

Squad 2020/21

Coach: Patrick CazalFranceFrance

No. Nat. player Item
01 RussiaRussia Oleg Grams TH
34 FranceFrance Samir Bellahcene TH
03 SloveniaSlovenia Jan Jurečič RA
05 FranceFrance Florian Billant RA
06th HungaryHungary Kornel Nagy RL
08th CubaCuba Yoel Cuni Morales RR
09 FranceFrance Reinier Taboada RL
11 SpainSpain Diego Piñeiro Martín RM
22nd FranceFrance Dylan Garain RL
23 FranceFrance Benjamin Afgour KM
36 AlgeriaAlgeria Abdelkader Rahim RM
55 FranceFrance Steve Marie-Joseph LA
57 FranceFrance Baptiste Butto LA
59 FranceFrance Tom Pelayo RR
70 FranceFrance Gabriel Nyembo KM

Well-known former coaches

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