Uwe Gensheimer is the only German participant in the Champions League Final Tournament.
After the resignation of the BundesLigista Rhein-Neckar Lions, SG Flensburg-Handewitt and THW Kiel handed the captain of the German national team with his French club Paris Saint-Germain a 30:30 (16:17) against Pick Szeged to enter the semi-final. The quarterfinals in Hungary were won by the French 30:27.
The Paris Starensemble had great difficulty in standing up to the Magyars. In the 41st minute PSG 21:25 was in the background and stood in front of the off. Gensheimer played a major part in the French qualifying for the final tournament on the 3rd and 4th of June in Cologne for the second time.