Back row (left to right):
Lukas Loh, Peter Jungwirth, Kevin Schmidt, Tobias Hahn, Timo Salzer, Adnan Harmandic, Kari Kristjan Kristjansson, Frank Thiel (team doctor).
Horst Theiß (organiser), Marco Kettrukat (team doctor), Steffen Fäth, Christian Rompf, Lars Friedrich, Georgios Chalkidis, Daniel Valo, Philipp Müller, Alois Mraz, Gennadij Chalepo (coach).
Stefan Rühl (organiser), Sina Hyttrek (physiotherapist), Nikola Marinovic, Ben Christian, Nikolai Weber, Katharina Dietsch (physiotherapist), Jochen Beppler (assistant coach).
In: Nikola Marinovic (HBW Balingen-Weilstetten)
Out: Milos Hacko (SG Bietigheim), Timo Ludwig (TV Hüttenberg)
Gennadij Chalepo (born 2 January 1969) took over in Wetzlar in October 2010. He has won 72 caps for Belarus and played for Nettelstedt, Lemgo and Wetzlar in the Bundesliga.
SG against HSG Wetzlar (as of 29 December 2010)
Overall: 30 wins, 24 wins, 3 draws, 3 losses; 916-743 goals
at home: 14 wins, 1 draw, 492-352 goals
Last home game: 42-22 (26 December 2010)
Founded in: 1992
Head office: Neuborner Straße 12, 35578 Wetzlar
Phone: +49 641 200050; Fax: +49 641 2000510
Arena: Rittal-Arena (4,400 capacity)
President: Horst Knorz
Manager: Björn Seipp
Success: 8th Place in Bundesliga 2001/2002, runner-up European Cup Winners Cup 1998, Promotion to Bundesliga 1998
Average attendance: 2010/2011: 3,528; 2011/2012: 3,800 (estimated)
Budget: €3 million