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Euro 2020 team guides part 23: Hungary

The injury-hit Magyars have landed in the Group of Death but will host two of their group games in BudapestThis article is part of the Guardian’s Euro 2020 Experts’ Network, a cooperation between some of the best media organisations from the 24 countri…

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Roland Sallai: Hungary forward who has grown up fast with club and country

Striker has football in his blood – his uncle played in two World Cups and his father won the domestic leagueThis article is part of the Guardian’s Euro 2020 Experts’ Network, a cooperation between some of the best media organisations from the 24 count…

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World Cup 2022 qualifying roundup: Ibrahimovic returns in style for Sweden

Record-breaking striker creates winner against GeorgiaLewandowski grabs Poland draw; Germany see off IcelandZlatan Ibrahimovic was typically decisive on his return to international football, creating the only goal for Viktor Claesson in Sweden’s 1-0 wi…

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Hungary’s Golden Squad: the greatest team never to win it all? | John Ashdown

The Magical Magyars embarked on one of football’s most remarkable streaks, only to fall short in the Miracle of BernThe Wankdorf Stadium in Bern was getting a soaking, but the sun was shining on Hungary’s brightest generation. Gusztáv Sebes’s side had …

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Ice hockey player smashes through glass during celebration – video

Celebrations most often come in the form of a high-five among teammates, perhaps a particular dance move or pose. However, one ice hockey player in Hungary took it to the next level. After opening the scoring against Fehervari Titanok, MAC Ujbuda’s Mar…

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Nations League: Duffy rescues point for Republic of Ireland against Bulgaria

Group B4: Bulgaria 1-1 Republic of IrelandUkraine 2-1 Switzerland; Russia beat Serbia 3-1Republic of Ireland captain Shane Duffy left it late to ensure Stephen Kenny’s first game in charge did not end in defeat as his side fought back to secure a 1-1 N…

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‘The atmosphere was brilliant:’ fans fail to keep their distance in Hungary

Having been starved of football for months, excitement got the better of the limited number of fans at the Hungarian cup finalWith chanting, drums and some very loosely enforced social distancing regulations, the Hungarian cup final on Wednesday evenin…

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My favourite game: Panini pest Zoltan Peter comes unstuck against USSR | Paul Doyle

Before the 1986 World Cup my brother and I had nearly 100 stickers of the Hungarian and we wanted him to lose, badlyBefore the internet ruined the World Cup there was wonder in ignorance. You could look forward to discovering great players and teams ab…

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From the Hungarians to Wenger – how Europeans shaped English football

As part of our This is Europe week we look at how the game has been influenced by teams, managers and players from the continentAlf Ramsey didn’t have much time for foreigners – and for him that meant anybody who wasn’t English. “Welcome to Scotland,” …

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Aaron Ramsey’s double sends Wales to Euro 2020 with win over Hungary

Aaron Ramsey scored twice in Cardiff as Wales got the win they needed against Hungary to qualify for Euro 2020.The Juventus midfielder opened the scoring after just 15 minutes, Gareth Bale curling in a delicious cross for the unmarked Ramsey, who power…

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Aaron Ramsey’s double sends Wales to Euro 2020 with win over Hungary

Aaron Ramsey scored twice in Cardiff as Wales got the win they needed against Hungary to qualify for Euro 2020.The Juventus midfielder opened the scoring after just 15 minutes, Gareth Bale curling in a delicious cross for the unmarked Ramsey, who power…

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Wales v Hungary: Euro 2020 qualifier – live!

Updates from Wales’s key match and the other qualifiersLive scoreboard! Follow all of the day’s goals and gamesAnd you can email Scott here with your thoughts 5.13pm GMT Wales versus Hungary, is it? Ah yes. Continue reading…

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How Hungary’s stars left their football mark with Olympic success | Jonathan Wilson

In an extract from a new book Jonathan Wilson recalls the journey of Hungary’s Golden Squad, inspired by Ferenc Puskás, to glory in 1952It would be wrong to assume that Ferenc Puskás, just because he was cheery and relaxed, did not think about the game…

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Hungary cut down Wales after Gareth Bale fluffs the easiest of lines

Gareth Bale’s misery continued as he missed a gilt-edged chance and Wales were beaten by a late Hungary goal in their European Championship qualifier in Budapest.Bale – whose future at Real Madrid remains shrouded in uncertainty after a miserable end t…

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Belgium v Scotland, Hungary v Wales and more: Euro 2020 qualifiers – live!

Live updates from Tuesday’s Euro 2020 qualifying gamesSign up for The Fiver and get our daily football emailAnd feel free to email Simon or tweet @Simon_Burnton 6.00pm BST No less than 11 European Championship qualifying fixtures kick off at 7.45pm BST…

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Belgium v Scotland, Hungary v Wales and more: Euro 2020 qualifiers – live!

Live updates from Tuesday’s Euro 2020 qualifying gamesSign up for The Fiver and get our daily football emailAnd feel free to email Simon or tweet @Simon_Burnton 6.00pm BST No less than 11 European Championship qualifying fixtures kick off at 7.45pm BST…

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Ryan Giggs tells Wales players to focus amid concerns of abuse in Hungary

• Euro 2020 qualifying opponents sanctioned by Uefa for racism• ‘For me it’s all about concentrating on the game’ says GiggsRyan Giggs insists he has no concerns about his Wales players being targets for racist abuse during their Euro 2020 qualifier ag…

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Croatia beaten by Hungary, Hazard on target in Belgium win in Cyprus

The World Cup finalists Croatia continued their shaky start to qualifying with a 2-1 defeat to Hungary. They had taken an early lead in Budapest through Ante Rebic after 13 minutes but lacked defensive organisation and allowed Adam Szalai to draw Hunga…

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Tamas Kadar own goal gifts Australia injury-time 2-1 win over Hungary

Arzani’s first Socceroos goal cancelled out by Sainsbury blunderKadar turned ball into his own net in 93rd minuteThree defensive howlers have produced three goals in Australia’s final hit-out on the road to the World Cup, with Daniel Arzani netting a d…

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World Cup stunning moments: the Miracle of Bern

Hungary were unbeaten in four years. West Germany had no chance. Yet in the 1954 final the underdogs produced one of the great World Cup shocksThe rain was teeming down in Bern and Hungary were about to win the World Cup. Ferenc Puskas had put the Migh…