Germany continues its get together and defeats a proud Hungary | Euro Cup Germany 2024 | EUROtoday

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A riot greeted the arrival of the German crew bus. Inside the Neckartstadion, the German followers accompanied the refrain of the festive Sweet Caroline. Already certified for the spherical of 16, Germany is a full of life get together for the summer time solstice through which beer is consumed within the streets and the enticing sport of its crew is well known. The playful spirit of soccer from Nagelsmann's Germany invades the nation and buries German sobriety. The proposal already allowed him to beat Scotland in his debut and final evening to shake off proud Hungary, which gave him some scares or one other. Goals from Musiala and Gundogan licensed German superiority.


Manuel Neuer, Joshua Kimmich, Jonathan Tah, Maximilian Mittelstädt, Antonio Rüdiger, Robert Andrich, Jamal Musiala, Ilkay Gündogan, Florian Wirtz, Toni Kroos, Kai Havertz, Leroy Sané (Florian Wirtz, min. 57), Niclas Füllkrug (Kai Havertz, min. 57), Emre Can (Robert Andrich, min. 71), Chris Führich (Jamal Musiala, min. 71) and Deniz Undav (Ilkay Gündogan, min. 83)


Péter Gulácsi, Márton Dárdai, Willi Orbán, Attila Fiola, Milos Kerkez, András Schäfer, Bendegúz Bolla, Ádám Nagy, Roland Sallai, Barnabás Varga, Dominik Szoboszlai, László Kleinheisler (Ádám Nagy, min. 63), Ádám Martin (Bendegúz Bolla, min. 74), Zsolt Nagy (Milos Kerkez, min. 74), Dániel Gazdag (Barnabás Varga, min. 86) and Kevin Csoboth (Roland Sallai, min. 86)

1-0 min. 21: Jamal Musiala. 2-0 min. 66: Gundogan

Referee Danny Makkelie

Yellow playing cards

Barnabás Varga (min. 22), Rüdiger (min. 26), Mittelstädt (min. 88), Rossi (min. 92), Dominik Szoboszlai (min. 92)

The Hungarians haven’t put collectively a crew like that of the Puskas, Hidegkuti, Czibor or Kocsis who elevated the so-called Danube college. Defeated within the closing just like the Netherlands of '74, Hungary was the ethical winner of the '54 World Cup. At least, their present coach, the Italian Marco Rossi, has gotten them into two consecutive European Championships with daring soccer to one of the best of their capability. .

This isn’t a dizzying Germany, conditioned by the recruitment of Kroos. He additionally amasses numerous passes and has to execute a dozen nook kicks as a result of dominance to which Germany topics its rivals. His issues could be seen in his want to play a lot inside with quick combos, typically unattainable as a result of crowds of legs that crowd collectively within the entrance of the world. The mild Wirtz and Musiala are those in control of filtering via the rival strains to dismantle them with their creativeness. And once they can't, their captain, Ilkay Gundogan, is at all times very near them. The Barcelona midfielder has emerged on this Euro Cup as the good reference for his crew together with Kroos. It was he who unblocked the duel with a maneuver like a seasoned veteran. He struggled with a Hungarian defender to anticipate and save a rebound from Gulacsi. With his again on the high of the small space, he stepped on the ball to free himself from the objective and Musiala completed off the cross behind him.

Hungary didn’t lose face regardless of the blow. The elegant Szoboszlai made Neuer fly into the squad in a direct free kick through which he confirmed the cannon that he has on his proper leg. A couple of minutes later, heart again Tah, Kroos's nice collaborator in constructing the sport from behind, executed a prodigious cross earlier than one other shot by Szoboszlai that drew a cross path that was unattainable for Neuer.

Hungarian offensive exercise decreased when Germany grew to become abusive in dealing with the ball. They had been minutes through which Musiala preferred his dribbling and the stands had been amazed and delighted with some filigrees on the balcony of the world that ended with Kroos cheered whereas he ran from flag to flag to take a nook. If within the opening match in Munich he was revered, within the Neckarstadion he had one other large assist. Each match is perceived as a tribute from the German followers who act as hosts.

Kroos marks that sluggish fashion with which Germany tries to play video games in opposition to closed defenses. But Nagelsmann additionally has one other Germany on the run in retailer when he detects that the sport is getting thicker. With the primary two adjustments he made, Sané for Wirtz and the Fullkrug tank for Havertz, that different Germany emerged that was extra vertical and extra keen to play the middle and the shot.

With fifth gear engaged, he scored the second objective, completed off by Gundogan coming from the second line. The objective was already closing. Hungary's approaches had been extra boisterous, which allowed the Germans to gallop into open fields. It was Sané who monopolized nearly all of the conductions and confirmed the explanation for his substitution. When he didn’t sin as an individualist, he selected both late or poorly the future of his life. In one, he even adorned the surface of his foot, when on the fitting he had Fullkrug unmarked. The Dortmund attacker was livid, however much more so was Nagelsmann, who needs a everlasting collective get together.

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