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Hungary national football team

men's national association football team representing Hungary

Hungary national football team is the national football team of Hungary.

Hungary
Nickname(s)Magyars
Nemzeti Tizenegy (National Eleven)
AssociationMagyar Labdarúgó Szövetség (MLSZ)
ConfederationUEFA (Europe)
Head coachMarco Rossi[1]
CaptainBalázs Dzsudzsák
Most capsGábor Király (108)
Top scorerFerenc Puskás (84)
Home stadiumGroupama Arena (interim)
Puskás Aréna (2019-)
FIFA codeHUN
First colours
Second colours
FIFA ranking
Current 52 Decrease 1 (7 February 2019)[2]
Highest18 (April–May 2016)
Lowest87 (July 1996)
Elo ranking
Current 57 Steady (3 March 2019)[3]
Highest1 (1953–57, 1958, 1964, 1965)
Lowest80 (November 2003)
First international
 Austria 5–0 Hungary 
(Vienna, Austria; 12 October 1902)
Biggest win
 Hungary 13–1 France 
(Budapest, Hungary; 12 June 1927)
Biggest defeat
 Netherlands 8–1 Hungary 
(Amsterdam, Netherlands; 11 October 2013)
World Cup
Appearances9 (first in 1934)
Best resultRunners-up, 1938 and 1954
European Championship
Appearances3 (first in 1964)
Best resultThird place, 1964
Medal record
Men's football
Olympic Games
Gold medal – first place 1952 Helsinki Team
Bronze medal – third place 1960 Rome Team
Gold medal – first place 1964 Tokyo Team
Gold medal – first place 1968 Mexico City Team
Silver medal – second place 1972 Munich Team
World Cup
Silver medal – second place 1938 France Team
Silver medal – second place 1954 Switzerland Team
European Nations' Cup
Bronze medal – third place 1964 Spain Team
Central European Cup
Gold medal – first place 1948-53 Central European International Cup Team

Most appearancesEdit

Pos Player Apps Goals Career
1 József Bozsik 101 11 1947-1962
2 László Fazekas 92 24 1968-1983
3 Gyula Grosics 86 0 1947-1962
4 Ferenc Puskás 85 84 1945-1956
5 Imre Garaba 82 3 1980-1991
6 Sándor Mátrai 81 0 1956-1967
7 Ferenc Sipos 77 1 1957-1966
8 Ferenc Bene 76 36 1962-1979
8 Máté Fenyvesi 76 8 1954-1966
8 László Bálint 76 3 1972-1982

Top scorersEdit

Pos Player Goals Apps Career
1 Ferenc Puskás 84 85 1945-1956
2 Sándor Kocsis 75 68 1948-1956
3 Imre Schlosser-Lakatos 59 68 1906-1927
4 Lajos Tichy 51 72 1955-1964
5 György Sárosi 42 62 1931-1943
6 Nándor Hidegkuti 39 69 1945-1958
7 Ferenc Bene 36 76 1962-1979
8 Tibor Nyilasi 32 70 1975-1985
8 Gyula Zsengellér 32 39 1936-1947
10 Florián Albert 31 75 1959-1974

ReferencesEdit

  1. "Marco Rossi veszi át a válogatott irányítását". mlsz.hu (in Hungarian). MLSZ. 19 June 2018. Retrieved 19 June 2018.
  2. "The FIFA/Coca-Cola World Ranking". FIFA. 7 February 2019. Retrieved 7 February 2019.
  3. Elo rankings change compared to one year ago. "World Football Elo Ratings". eloratings.net. 3 March 2019. Retrieved 3 March 2019.