Hungary will look to end the calendar year on a high in front of their home fans when they host Greece in an international friendly at Puskas Arena Park. The upcoming clash will be the last time these two countries square off in 2022, thus making it a special occasion for both the sides. Hungary have performed well of late and can take a lot of confidence from their impressive Nations League outing. This will make them slight favorites in this contest.
|Hungary vs Greece||key details|
|place||Puskas Arena Park|
|Kickoff time in India||12:45 AM (Monday)|
|Kickoff Time in Hungary||8:15 pm (Sunday)|
|Kickoff Time in Greece||9:157 pm (Sunday)|
However, Greece is not to be taken lightly. His performance in the Nations League should not be underestimated. They won five of their six games to finish top of League C Group 2 with 15 points. However, Greece would be disappointed, managing only a draw in their last match against Malta. Meanwhile, Hungary also go into the tie thanks to a draw in their last game against Luxembourg. Prior to this, Hungary were placed in a difficult group in the Nations League, yet they put up a great performance to finish second in League A Group 3.
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Hungary vs Greece: Records, Stats and Goals
These two countries have cooperated with each other on several occasions in the past, with Greece having the most success. Of the 21 games played between these two countries, Hungary has won five times, while Greece has won on 10 occasions. The remaining six games ended in draws. The last time these two countries played against each other was in 2018, when Greece registered a 1-0 win over Hungary in a hard-fought Nations League clash. Famously, Hungary beat Greece 11–1 in a World Cup qualification match in 1938.
|total goals for hungary||35|
|total greece target||32|
|Hungary’s biggest victory||11-1 (1938)|
|Greece’s biggest victory||4-1 (1978)|
Hungary vs Greece Head-to-Head Record
|Last 5 Matches (All Competitions)||Result|
|Greece beat Hungary||1-0|
|Hungary beat Greece||2-1|
|Greece beat Hungary||4-3|
|Hungary draws Greece||0-0|
|Hungary beat Greece||3-2|