'Don't panic', says Kane after England humbled by Hungary
England

'Don't panic', says Kane after England humbled by Hungary

Wolverhampton (United Kingdom) (AFP) – England captain Harry Kane called for cool heads after the Three Lions were thrashed 4-0 by Hungary on Tuesday to suffer their worst home defeat for 94 years. Gareth Southgate's men are now staring at relegation from the top tier of the Nations League after their humiliation at Molineux compounded […]

England

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'Don't panic', says Kane after England humbled by Hungary

Wolverhampton (United Kingdom) (AFP) – England captain Harry Kane called for cool heads after the Three Lions were thrashed 4-0 by Hungary on Tuesday to suffer their worst home defeat for 94 years. Gareth Southgate's men are now staring at relegation from the top tier of the Nations League after their humiliation at Molineux compounded […]
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England

/ 167 days ago

England embarrassed by 4-0 home loss to Hungary

Wolverhampton (United Kingdom) (AFP) – England are staring relegation from the top tier of the Nations League in the face after a 4-0 thrashing by Hungary on Tuesday inflicted the Three Lions' heaviest home defeat since 1928. Hungary secured their first win over England for 60 years in Budapest 10 days ago and followed that […]
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Germany

/ 170 days ago

Battling Hungary hold Germany to latest Nations League draw

Budapest (AFP) – Germany had to settle for their third Nations League 1-1 draw in a row after battling Hungary held their illustrious visitors in a Group A3 tie in Budapest on Saturday.  League A debutants Hungary stunned the Germans after just six minutes with a blistering strike by Zsolt Nagy before Jonas Hofmann levelled […]
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Germany

/ 170 days ago

Brave Hungary hold Germany in Nations League

Budapest (AFP) – Germany had to settle for a 1-1 draw with brave Hungary who deserved to share the spoils in a frantic Nations League Group A3 tie in Budapest on Saturday.  Hungary stunned their illustrious visitors after just six minutes with a Zsolt Nagy strike before Jonas Hofmann hauled Germany level just three minutes […]
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Germany

/ 171 days ago

Flick tells German team to ignore Hungary fans' whistles in Budapest

Berlin (AFP) – Germany coach Hansi Flick has told his side to keep their composure in Budapest during Saturday's Nations League match against Hungary, where the home crowd is expected to give the Germans a hostile reception. "Everyone of us has played so many games where the atmosphere was heated," Flick said Friday. "There may […]
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Hungary

/ 174 days ago

New-look Italy beat Hungary to top Nations League group

Cesena (Italy) (AFP) – Italy moved top of their UEFA Nations League group on Tuesday after a new-look team continued their unbeaten start to the campaign with a 2-1 win over Hungary. Roberto Mancini's side lead the way in League A, Group 3 thanks to first-half goals from Nicolo Barella and Lorenzo Pellegrini in Cesena […]
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Hungary

/ 174 days ago

New-look Italy beat Hungary to continue unbeaten Nations League start

Cesena (Italy) (AFP) – Italy continued an unbeaten start to their UEFA Nations League campaign on Tuesday after beating Hungary 2-1 with an inexperienced line-up. First-half goals from Nicolo Barella and Lorenzo Pellegrini in Cesena were enough for the Azzurri to see off Hungary in a largely impressive display blighted by Gianluca Mancini's own goal. […]
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England

/ 177 days ago

England slump to shock defeat in Hungary

Budapest (AFP) – England slumped to their first defeat against Hungary in 60 years on Saturday as the hosts earned a shock 1-0 win in Budapest to launch their Nations League campaign. Dominik Szoboszlai scored the only goal from the penalty spot as Hungary celebrated their first victory over England since 1962. Defeat on penalties […]
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England

/ 178 days ago

Southgate 'surprised' by fan numbers for closed-doors game in Hungary

London (AFP) – England coach Gareth Southgate said he was "surprised" that 35,000 fans will be in attendance for Saturday's Nations League game against Hungary due to take place behind closed doors in Budapest. Hungary were ordered by both UEFA and FIFA to play matches without crowds after racist behaviour by their fans last year. […]
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Hungary

/ 433 days ago

Hungary to play one match behind closed doors

Lausanne (AFP) – Hungary must play two matches behind closed doors, with one suspended for two years, and were fined 200,000 Swiss francs ($216,635) by FIFA over their fans' racist chants at England players during a World Cup qualifier earlier this month. Hungarian fans subjected Raheem Sterling and Jude Bellingham to monkey chants during England's […]
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England

/ 451 days ago

FIFA opens inquiry into racist abuse suffered by England players

London (AFP) – FIFA on Friday opened a disciplinary inquiry after racist abuse was aimed at England players during their World Cup qualifier in Hungary as Prime Minister Boris Johnson labelled the incidents "completely unacceptable". Monkey chants were directed at Raheem Sterling and unused substitute Jude Bellingham during Thursday's match at the Puskas Arena in […]
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