Within the early morning match on June 24 (Hanoi time), the Hungarian gamers couldn’t conceal their disappointment after they virtually defeated Germany to take part within the 1/8 spherical at Euro 2020.
With the thrill after the victory towards Portugal and the house benefit, Germany instantly took over the sport with superior ball management towards the weakest opponent within the desk. Nevertheless, a shock occurred when Hungary was the primary staff to open the rating.
Within the eleventh minute, Adam Szalai leaned ahead and headed within the penalty space extraordinarily precisely from the cross to clear the best wing, opening the match.
After the objective, coach Joachim Low’s staff instantly pushed the staff as much as discover an equalizer. Nevertheless, after that, it rained closely, affecting Germany’s quick kick, whereas Hungary actively defended and was able to counterattack. The German assaults lacked connection and couldn’t make a distinction within the first 45 minutes.
Within the second half, Germany tried to power the sphere however proved deadlocked earlier than the stable protection of Hungary. Nevertheless, an sudden mistake by goalkeeper Gulacsi, who had performed very properly earlier than, created a turning level.
Within the 66th minute, Gulacsi punched the ball and missed, creating situations for Hummels to move house, serving to Havertz simply equalize 1-1.
Nevertheless, proper within the subsequent serve, Hungary Hungary organized a pointy assault. Adam Sallai poked the best gap for Schafer to enter the penalty space with a low header to make it 2-1.
Germany despatched a flurry of attacking gamers into the sphere to avoid wasting the sport, and one in every of them made the distinction. It wasn’t till the 84th minute that Goretzka caught the ball bouncing off Werner’s kick earlier than hitting the left shot into the Hungarian web.
Being equalized, Hungary pushed up the subsequent shock search squad, however the restricted degree couldn’t hold them awake sufficient to make it troublesome for the German ‘tank’. The rating 2-2 remained unchanged till the top of the match. With this end result, Germany entered the knockout spherical with second place within the group and can face England.
Germany and England are thought-about to be rivals filled with grace with many encounters at main tournaments. The final time the 2 giants of European soccer met in an official match within the spherical of 1/8 World Cup in 2010. At the moment, the younger military of “Die Mannschaft” defeated the opponent with a rating of 4-1. .