Hungary coach Marco Rossi said that despite exiting the European Championship after the group stage his team could hold their heads up high for playing a remarkable three games against some of the top teams in the world.
Hungary drew 1-1 with world champion France and 2-2 with Germany, its only loss a 3-0 defeat by Portugal in a very tough group.
“I would challenge anyone to say they knew that coming up against these teams we would get any points,” Rossi told a news conference. “But we drew against France and Germany. This will go down in recent Hungarian football history.
“The guys have done something that people will recall in years to come and they will be proud of them,” he added.
In an exhilarating game against the ever powerful Germans, Hungary took the lead and went ahead again after a first…