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Hungary


Federation founded: 1900
FIFA member since: 1923

 
WORLD CUP HISTORY
1930 - Did not participate
1934 - Second round exit
1938 - Beaten finalist
1950 - Did not participate
1954 - Beaten finalist
1958 - First round exit
1962 - Quarterfinal exit
1966 - Quarterfinal exit
1970 - Did not qualify
1974 - Did not qualify
1978 - First round exit
1982 - First round exit
1986 - First round exit
1990 - Did not qualify
1994 - Did not qualify
1998 - Did not qualify
2002 - Did not qualify
2006 - Did not qualify

 
STATISTICS
Played
32
Won
15
Drawn
3
Lost
14
Goals for
87
Goals against
57
Points
48
Hungary are 14th on the all-time table.

 
TEAM RECORDS
Biggest victory:
10-1 vs El Salvador in 1982.
Biggest defeat:
0-6 vs Soviet Union in 1986.
Overall topscorer:
Sandor Kocsis, 11 goals.
Most appearances:
Sandor Matrai and Ferenc Sipos, 12 matches.
Hosted the World Cup:
Never

 
GREATEST PLAYERS
Sandor Kocsis
Ferenc Puskas

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

 

YEAR RD OPPONENTS RESULT 1934 1R Egypt W 4-2 QF Austria L 1-2 1938 1R Dutch East Indies W 6-0 QF Switzerland W 2-0 SF Sweden W 5-1 F Italy L 2-4 1954 1R South Korea W 9-0 1R West Germany W 8-3 QF Brazil W 4-2 SF Uruguay [aet] W 4-2 F West Germany L 2-3 1958 1R Wales D 1-1 1R Sweden L 1-2 1R Mexico W 4-0 P/O Wales L 1-2 1962 1R England W 2-1 1R Bulgaria W 6-1 1R Argentina D 0-0 QF Czechoslovakia L 0-1 1966 1R Portugal L 1-3 1R Brazil W 3-1 1R Bulgaria W 3-1 QF Soviet Union L 1-2 1978 1R Argentina L 1-2 1R Italy L 1-3 1R France L 1-3 1982 1R El Salvador W 10-1 1R Argentina L 1-4 1R Belgium D 1-1 1986 1R Soviet Union L 0-6 1R Canada W 2-0 1R France L 0-3

 

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