2 (in 2 host cities)
| 29 May–7 June|
Sweden (2nd title)
| 12 (from 1 confederation)|(1) - in overtime
1998 European Men's Handball Championship Wikipedia
The 1998 EHF European Men's Handball Championship (3rd tournament) was held in Italy from 29 May–7 June, in the cities of Meran and Bolzano. Sweden won the tournament with Spain second and Germany third.