On Tuesday, June 14the seventh2022 England’s national football club suffered their worst home defeat since 1928 when they defeated Hungary’s national football team. United Kingdom Last Tuesday with a score of 4-0 in a League of Nations game.
Less than 1 year after reaching it European championship final On their home turf, which caused spectacular and raucous celebrations, England were booed by their own fans after a serious loss to a mediocre at best Hungary side, who upset England just over a week ago.
Elsewhere in the Nations League, European champions fared slightly better in Italy as they lost to the national team Germany with a final score of 5-2.
England’s final game in the long and complicated 2021-2022 European football season will create a lot of reflection ahead of the 2022 World Cup, which will be held in the home country of Qatar in almost five months’ time. England manager Gareth Southgate, who was a national hero at Euro 2020, had to sit through his chants. “You don’t know what you’re doing.”
The England captain speaks
“This is our first major failure in a long time“ England Football Club captain Harry Kane spoke to the local sports media after England’s devastating loss to Hungary last Tuesday, June 14.the seventh2022. Our defense has been the structure behind our success for the last four or five years. Of course, it was a night to forget, but we have to take it on the chin and move forward.
Kane continues: At the end of the day, we are preparing for a big World Cup. This is the most important thing. We will learn from it.“
When asked if Southgate is the right man to coach England’s national football club, Kane replied: “Without any questionsThat’s not a question I’d even have to answer if I’m being honest.“
Racist events in Hungary
Last Tuesday, June 14, there was a lot of tension leading up to the matchthe seventh2022, when the game kicked off as England fans drowned out the Hungarian national anthem with a distracting chant that referred to Hungary’s long history of racist abuse by supporters. Hungary was finally punished FIFA also UEFA For several incidents related to racism at last year’s tournament, one in which English players happened to be racially abused.
Match: Hungary vs England
Hungary had held their 1-0 lead for most of the game. This clue is from Roland SalaiHis early goal for Hungary, before England completely fell apart in the latter stages of the match. Salai then went 2-0 in 70 gamesthe seventh – minutes of game action right before Zolt Nagy He fired in a wicked shot from the edge of the box that put Hungary 3-0 up against England at that moment.
England defender John Stones In the end, he was sent off with a goal of 2n.d – Reserve following what appears to be very little contact with the opponent and Daniel Gasdagh When it adds 4, place the cherry on topthe seventh – A goal for the Hungarian national team at the end of this League of Nations game, where Hungary was definitely dominant.
Many of England’s footballers who played in the game showed absolute signs of physical and possibly even mental fatigue after a long 2021-22 European football season, with very little fight against Hungary’s strong, dense line-up. English midfielder Calvin Phillipscertainly showed signs of being troubled when he easily gave up possession just before 2n.d – Flowers for Hungary
It marked England’s heaviest home defeat since they were beaten 5-1 by Scotland 94 years ago. Other losses to Hungary It seems quite relevant in the history of English football as they consistently struggle when facing them. Hungary A 6-3 home defeat in 1953, as well as an embarrassing 7-1 away loss the following year, played a large role in shaking England’s image of itself as one of football’s premier clubs at the time.
Following no wins and only 1 – goal during 4 – League of Nations Tournaments cause manager Gareth Southgateto defend his decision to rotate England’s line-up – and give playing time to some of the fringe players in his squad recently.
Gareth Southgate, the head coach of the England national team, said this after losing against Hungary.
… “At the end (of Tuesday’s game), you press and you have so many attacking players that we left ourselves wide open. I just told the players there, in four matches, it’s my responsibility. England Football Club manager Gareth Southgate revealed to Channel 4 sports media representatives present after England’s defeat to Hungary in the Nations League this week. “We’ve tried to strike a balance between bringing in new players and trying to rest the players we couldn’t whip up, our more experienced and better players.“
Associated Press News Service England was relegated to the Nations League with a historic defeat against Hungary.. Associated Press June 14, 2022.