Valentin Porte

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Valentin Porte
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Porte in 2016
Personal information
Born (1990-09-07) 7 September 1990 (age 32)
Versailles, France
Nationality French
Height 1.90 m (6 ft 3 in)
Playing position Right back/wing
Club information
Current club Montpellier Handball
Number 28
Youth career
HBC Toury
Mainvilliers-Chartres HB
Senior clubs
Fenix Toulouse
Montpellier Handball
National team
France 124 (313)
Medal record
Olympic Games
Gold medal icon (G initial).svg 2020 Tokyo Team
Silver medal icon (S initial).svg 2016 Rio de Janeiro Team
World Championship
Gold medal icon (G initial).svg 2015 Qatar
Gold medal icon (G initial).svg 2017 France
Silver medal icon (S initial).svg 2023 Poland/Sweden
Bronze medal icon (B initial).svg 2019 Germany/Denmark
European Championship
Gold medal icon (G initial).svg 2014 Denmark
Bronze medal icon (B initial).svg 2018 Croatia

Valentin Porte (born 7 September 1990) is a French handball player for Montpellier Handball and the French national team. [1] [2]

He won the European title in 2014, the world title in 2015 and 2017, and an Olympic gold medal in 2020. [3] He also won EHF Champions League in 2018 with Montpellier.

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  1. EHF profile
  2. "2015 World Championship Roster" (PDF). IHF . Retrieved 15 January 2015.
  3. Valentin Porte.