Club

MT-Melsungen

Club name

Melsunger Turngemeinde 1861 e.V.
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Date of founding

1861 (Overall Club)
1920 (Handball Division)


Members

1,781 (across the club)


Members of handball division

[Translate to en:] 277


Address of business offices

MT Melsungen Spielbetriebs- u. Marketing AG
Mühlenstraße 14, 34212 Melsungen

Tel. +49 5661 9260 - 0
Fax +49 5661 9260 - 29

info@mt-melsungen.de
www.mt-melsungen.de


Board members

Axel Geerken,
Martin Lüdicke


Managers

Axel Geerken
Tel. +49 5661 9260 - 13
Mobil +49 172 6750913
geerken@mt-melsungen.de


Highlights

1992: Promoted to the 2nd Bundesliga
1996: DHB Cup Semifinalist (FinalFour in Hamburg)
2005: Promoted to the 1st Bundesliga
2006: 12th Place, 1st Bundesliga
2007: 12th Place, 1st Bundesliga
2008: 10th Place, 1st Bundesliga
2009: 11th Place, 1st Bundesliga
2010: 12th Place, 1st Bundesliga
2011: 13th place, 1st Bundesliga
2012: 10th Place, 1st Bundesliga
2013: 10th place, 1st Bundesliga and DHB Cup Semifinalist (FinalFour in Hamburg)
2014: 6th place, 1st Bundesliga and DHB Cup Semifinalist (FinalFour in Hamburg); qualification for the group phase of the Men's EHF Cup 2014/2015
2015: 6th Place, 1st Bundesliga, Quarterfinalist Men's EHF Cup 2014/2015
2016: 4th place, 1st Bundesliga, qualified for EHF Cup 2016/2017


Address for ticket ordering

MT – Administrative Office Melsungen
Mühlenstr. 14, 34212 Melsungen
Tel. +49 5661 9260 - 0
Fax +49 5661 9260 - 29



Ticket prices

Seats: 25€ / 19€ (reduced)
Standing room: 10€ / 8€ (reduced) / 6€ (youths)

Season ticket:
Seats: 325€ / 250€ (reduced)
Standing room: 130€ / 105€ (reduced) / 80€ (youths)





Official Fan Clubs

"Die Bartenwetzer" Fan Club
Contact: Karin Wenderoth
karin.wenderoth@bartenwetzer-melsungen.de
www.bartenwetzer-melsungen.de

"MT Supporters Kassel" Fan Club
Contact: Gernot Sturm and Alexander Mix
gtempesta@arcor.de

"MT-Trommler" Fanclub
Contact: Manuel Dietrich
manuel@mt-trommler.de
www.mt-trommler.de
www.facebook.com/mttrommler


Tickets and Fan Articles

Comprehensive catalogue, from shirts to mini-mascots, available in the shops:

  • Melsungen, Mühlenstraße 14,
  • Kassel, Am Friedrichsplatz 8 (Fan-Point),
  • Lohfelden, Hauptsstraße 49 (Sporthaus Solms) and in the Online Shop.

Hall

Rothenbach-Halle Kassel (est. 2007),
3,000 free parking spots


Hall Capacity

Capacity 4,300 (3,800 seats, 500 standing spots)
Doors open at arena on match days 90 mins. before start of match


Address of Rothenbach-Halle

Messe Kassel,
Damaschkestraße 55, 34121 Kassel
www.messe-kassel.de


Driving Directions to Rothenbach-Halle

  • By car:

From the north A7 (Hamburg, Hannover, Göttingen etc.):

Exit Kreuz Kassel-Mitte, Exit Kassel-Waldau/Messehallen, follow signs to Messehallen. 

From West A44 (Dortmund, Paderborn etc.):

At Kreuz Kassel-West switch to A49, direction KS Zentrum, exit Auestadion/ Messehallen, follow signs to Messehallen. 

From the South A7 (Frankfurt, Würzburg, Fulda etc.):

Exit KS Zentrum, continue on A49, exit Kassel-Waldau/Messehallen, follow signs to Messehallen. 

From the Southwest A49 (Marburg, Borken etc.):

Exit Auestadion/Messehallen, follow signs to Messehallen. 

From the East B7 (Eschwege, Eisenach, Erfurt  etc.):

B7  Direction of Kassel, at Dreieck Kassel-Ost switch to A7  direction Frankfurt/Würzburg, exit KS Zentrum onto A49, exit Kassel-Waldau/ Messehallen, follow signs to Messehallen.

  • By Bus/Rail:

From Hbf. (Central Station) with Streetcar 9 to Auestadion, continue with Bus 25 to Messehallen. From Wilhelmshöhe Station with Streetcar 2, 3, 7 to Kirchweg, continue with Bus 215 to Messehallen. For more info: www.bahn.de and www.nvv.de

  • By air:

Frankfurt Airport international, www.frankfurt-airport.de, IATA Code: FRA
Kassel-Calden Airport, www.flughafenkassel.de, IATA Code: KSF


Average Attendance 2015/2016

3.856


Expected Average Attendance 2016/2017

3.900


Season Budget

approx. 4.75 mn €


Main sponsor

B. BRAUN
B. Braun Melsungen AG,
AG Carl-Braun-Straße 1, 34212 Melsungen,
Tel. +49 5661 71 - 0
www.bbraun.com


Team Outfitter

SALMING.
Salming Deutschland GmbH,
Paul-Lincke-Ufer 8c, 10999 Berlin
Tel. +49 30 30096910
www.salming.de


Official Ball Provider

SELECT.
Derbystar Sportartikelfabrik GmbH,
Feldstr. 195, 47574 Goch
www.derbystar.de


Arrivals (previous club)

Gabor Langhans, RW, TuS N-Lübbecke (GER)
Arjan Haenen, RW, TBV Lemgoh (GER)
Johannes Golla, Pivot, own Bundesliga A Juniors.
Maurice Paske, Keeper, arrived at MT II last season


Departures (and new club)

Jan Forstbauer, RB, HSV Hamburg (GER)  
Malte Schröder, RB, TV Emsdetten (GER)    
Christian Hildebrand, RW, Karriereende    


Match Garments

Field players: Shirt/pants: red/red and white/white
Goalkeeper: Jumper/shorts: green/black and orange/black


Season Goals

Qualify again for international competition.


Championship Favourites

THW Kiel, Rhein-Neckar Löwen, SG Flensburg/Handewitt


Relegation Candidate

not provided


Coach Michael Roth

Date of birth, city 15/2/1962, Heidelberg, Germany
Marital status: divorced., 2 children
Residence: Kassel
Profession: Handball trainer

As an active player:
Over 1000 goals during 12 years in the Bundesliga,
21 caps with Juniors National Team,
34 caps with Juniors National Team -International,
44 caps with Juniors National A team, 
Finalist at Junior World Championship,
1984: Won Olympic Silver Medal,
1986: Finalist in European Cup with TV Großwallstadt, 
1987: DHB Cup winner with TV Großwallstadt, 
1990: German Champions with TV Großwallstadt, 
1994: City Cup Champions with TUSEM Essen.

Positions as coach:
1994-2004: SG Kronau/Östringen (2003 promotion to 1st Bundesliga),
2004-2009: TV Großwallstadt (Qualification for EHF Cup),
2009-2010: HSG Wetzlar,
since 25/10/2010: MT Melsungen.

Tel. +49 151 112 777 77
mroth@mt-melsungen.de


Assistant Coach

Mile Malesevic


Assistant

Matthias Horn


Captain

Michael Müller


Team Manager

Sandro Balogh


Team Physician

Dr Gerd Rauch,
Bernd Sostmann,
Dr Karl-Friedrich Appel


Anti-Doping Officer

Manfred Schindowski


Youth coordinator

Axel Renner


Chairman Melsunger Turngemeinde e.V.

Dr Alexander Schröder


MT Press Spokesman

Bernd Kaiser,
Tel. +49 5608 91540
Mobile +49 171 2737835
presse@mt-melsungen.de


MT Image Service

see Press Spoksman


MT Media Partner

HNA - Hessisch Niedersächsische Allgemeine
Zentralredaktion Kassel
Frank Ziemke, Chefredakteur Sport Tel. +49 5 61 - 203 1255,
Björn Mahr, Tel. +49 561 2031592
Robin Lipke, Tel. +49 561 2031422
sportredaktion@hna.de
www.hna.de

Hitradio FFH
Studio Kassel
Patrick Schuhmacher, Tel. +49 561 2031105
sportredaktion@ffh.de
www.ffh.de 

Extra Tip Kassel
Victor Deutsch, Tel. +49 561 7070154
deutsch@ks.extratip.de
www.extratip.de

TV-Wartezimmer
Raiffeisenstraße 31, 85356 Freising                                         



Hall Technical Equipment / Videos / Electr. Match Report

Jens Müller
Tel. +49 5664 938801
Mobil +49 1520 1920784
jens.mueller@muecomtec.net


Marketing / Sponsoring

Christine Höhmann
Tel. +49 561 76681820
Mobil +49 177 3448547
christine.hoehmann@mt-melsungen.de


Organisation / Match Technical Equipment

Markus Groß
Tel +49 5661 9260-10
Mobile +49 174 9830252
gross@mt-melsungen.de

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