The Hungarian national team embarrassed its French counterpart, the world champion, and tied it 1-1 today, Saturday, in the second round of the Group F matches of the European Football Championship “Euro 2020”, at the Puskas Stadium filled with fans.
Karim Benzema refused the gift of his colleague Kylian Mbappe with a charming pass that put him in the face of the Hungarian goal, and missed a dangerous opportunity for France in the 31st minute.
Contrary to expectations, the flooded Hungarian team surprised everyone with a goal scored by Atila Viola in the second minute of stoppage time for the first half, amid the astonishment of the French players and their fans, and the overwhelming joy of the Hungarian players and their enthusiastic fans.
With this result, the French team raised its score to 4 points at the top of the standings, temporarily, pending the outcome of the match between Portugal and Germany, which will be held later today.
On the other hand, the Hungarian team won its first point in this year’s edition of the tournament.
With this draw, the confrontation of France with Portugal will become more difficult for the roosters.
In the first round, the French team defeated its German counterpart with a clean goal, while the Hungarian team lost 3-0 to the Portuguese team.