Hungary vs Estonia: Records, Stats, Goals, Head to Head & everything to know

The last time Hungary were in action was in November of last year when they had narrowly defeated Greece 2-1 in a friendly.

Hungary in a file photo. (Image Credit: Twitter/@EURO2020)
By Karthik Raman | Mar 22, 2023 | 2 Min Read follow icon Follow Us

Hungary will resume their international duty with a friendly against fellow European side Estonia on Thursday. The friendly contest in Budapest has all the necessary ingredients to be a fascinating one. Following this friendly encounter, both sides will resume their respective Euro 2024 qualifier next week. Hence, this fixture on Thursday night will be an opportunity for the respective coaches to get their team’s strategy and formation in place ahead of the all-important qualifiers.

They both are placed in different groups of the Euro 2024 qualifier. Hungary are drawn in Group G alongside Bulgaria, Lithuania, Montenegro and Serbia. On the other hand, Estonia are placed in Group F, with Austria, Azerbaijan, Belgium and Sweden. On Monday night, Hungary will begin their qualifying campaign against Bulgaria in a home fixture. Meanwhile, Estonia will kick-start their qualifiers with an away fixture against Austria on the same day.

The last time Hungary were in action was in November of last year when they had narrowly defeated Greece 2-1 in a friendly. Meanwhile, Estonia had last played a friendly in January this year which they had won 1-0 over Finland. Coming into this fixture, the form is on the home side, thanks to their impressive UEFA Nations League campaign last year. Hungary finished second in League A Group 3, with 10 points from six games. They had surprisingly finished ahead of European heavyweights such as England and Germany.

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Hungary vs Estonia: Records, Stats & Goals

These two countries have not played against each other on many occasions. There have only been a little more than a handful of games that have taken place between them over the years in all competitions. A total of six games have happened between these two nations in all competitions and Hungary lead the head to head in those contests. Hungary have won four of those matches, while Estonia have tasted success on one occasion and the remaining one ended in a draw. The previous meeting between these two countries happened in 2018 in a Nations League Group match, which ended 2-0 in favour of Hungary.

Key DetailsStats
Total matches6
Hungary won4
Estonia won1
Total Hungary goals16
Total Estonia goals5
Biggest Hungary win5-0 (2004)
Biggest Estonia win1-0 (2003)

Hungary vs Estonia: Head to Head Record

Last 5 match-resultsScore
Hungary beat Estonia2-0
Estonia draw Hungary3-3
Hungary beat Estonia5-1
Hungary beat Estonia0-1
Hungary beat Estonia5-0

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