HUN vs FRA Dream11: France will be back in action later tonight as they square off to Hungary in a Group F fixture of the Euro 2020 at the Ferenc Puskas Stadium. Les Blues are regarded as the favorites of the tournament, and kicked off their campaign by securing a pivotal 1-0 win against Germany.
Meanwhile, Hungary would be hard-done by after being the receiving end of a 3-0 defeat to Portugal. The Hungarians displayed resilience till 80 minutes. However, a deflected goal by Raphael Gurreiro at the 84th minute dismantled the hosts, as they let in three goals in the final six minutes. Nonetheless, they will have to brush themselves off and be prepared for a quality French unit that will be playing with a swagger considering the quality in personnel they have.
Date: June 19, Saturday
Kick-Off: 6:30 PM (IST)
Venue: Ferenc Puskas Stadium
The game will be broadcasted live on the Sony Sport Network, and can be streamed on Sonly Liv and Jio TV.
Head to Head
From the last three meetings between the two sides, France have secured three wins.
Injury Report and Unavailability: Dominik Sobozlai and Zsolt Kalmar are ruled out due to injury.
Expected Changes and Strategy: P Gulasci should be starting in at goal, while, A Lang, W Orban, A Szalai, and G Lovrencsies could line up in defence. L Kleinheiler, A Nagy, D Siger and Fiola could accommodate the midfield region. A Szalai and N Nikolic are in contention to lead the attack up top.
Peter Gulacsi, Adam Lang, Willi Orban, Attila Szalai, Gergo Lovrencsics, Laszlo Kleinheisler, Adam Nagy, David Siger, Attila Fiola, Adam Szalai, Nemanja Nikolic
Injury Report and Unavailability: No injury concerns
Expected Changes and Strategy: H Lloris should be starting in at goal, while, B Pavard, R Varane, P Kimpembe, and L Hernandez are likely to be the back four in defence. P Pogba, N’Golo Kante and Andrien Rabiot should be filling in at the midfield region. A Greiezmann, K Mbappe and K Benzema are in contention to lead the attack up top.
Hugo Lloris; Benjamin Pavard, Raphaël Varane, Presnel Kimpembe, Lucas Hernández; Paul Pogba, N’Golo Kanté, Adrien Rabiot; Antoine Griezmann, Karim Benzema, Kylian Mbappe
Kylian Mbappe is backed by the odds by 13/5 to score the first goal for France. Mbappe looked sharp in the game versus Germany in spite of not getting his name on the score sheet. The 22-year-old registered over 30 goals for PSG last season.
Nemanja Nikolic can play a pivotal role in the advanced region for Hungary. Nikolic scored 15 goals from 31 appearances for Fehervar last season.
Karim Benzema can also prove to be the danger man in the final third region for France. The odds in favor of Benzema to score the first goal for France are 7/2. The veteran centre-forward has scored 23 goals and nine assists from the 34 appearances for Real Madrid this season.
Laszlo Kleinheisler for Hungary, while, N’Golo Kante and Paul Pogba can pack a punch from the midfield region with their passing range and interception rate. Their addition in the Fantasy Team can earn the user significant points.
GK: P Gulasci
DEF: R Varane, P Kimpembe, B Paverd
MID: P Pogba, N Kante, L Kleinheisler
FOR: K Benzema, K Mbappe, A Szalai
Hungary might have displayed some positive signs against Portugal in the last game, but the HUN vs FRA Today Match Prediction odds are clearly in favor of France by 1.30 to get the win.