Hungary vs Wales Preview, Tips and Odds


Hungary will host Wales on Tuesday in a Euro 2020 qualifying game, which will be held at Groupama Arena in Budapest. The home side is at the top of group E with six points after three matches, while the Welsh are with three points less, but with a game in hand.

Hungary vs Wales Head to Head

Head to Head Last game Last games Last games home/away
Hungary Win 1 W/ 2 D/ 5 L 1 W/ 1 D/ 2 L
Wales Loss 5 W/ 2 D/ 1 L 2 W/ 1 D/ 1 L

Last game between the nations: 09.02.2005 Wales – Hungary 2:0; Craig Bellamy 63′, 80′
Last game on Hungarian soil: 31.03.2004 Hungary – Wales 1:2; Krisztian Kenesei 18′ (penalty); Jason Koumas 20′, Robert Earnshow 80′

Worth mentioning: The rivalry between the two nations dates back to 1958, when was the first meeting, which ended in draw. Since then, another seven matches were played, with the Hungarians able to win just one of those, but it also remains the only time when any of the two nations managed to score more than two goals in a game. The Welsh team is unbeaten in the previous five encounters and are currently on a four game winning streak against this opponent. Two of the last five meetings featured over 2,5 goals, while three witnessed goals at both ends. Each of the four games that took place on Hungarian soil saw both sides finding the targets, while only one of those did not produce over 2,5 goals.

Hungary vs Wales Stats

As of 09.06 Last game Last games Last games home/away
Hungary Win 5 W/ 1 D/ 4 L 4 W/ 0 D/ 1 L
Wales Loss 4 W/ 1 D/ 5 L 1 W/ 1 D/ 3 L

Last game Hungary: 08.06.2019 Azerbaijan – Hungary 1:3; Mahir Madatov 69′; Willi Orban 18′, 53′, David Holman 71′
Next game Hungary: 05.09.2019 Montenegro – Hungary
Last game Wales: 08.06.2019 Croatia – Wales 2:1; James Alexander Lawrence 17′ (own goal), Ivan Perisic 48′; David Brooks 77′
Next game Wales: 06.09.2019 Wales – Azerbaijan

Last 10 games GF:GA Over 2,5 goals BTTS Clean sheets
Hungary 15:12 5 5 2
Wales 10:12 4 4 4

Worth mentioning: One of the last nine Hungary games was won by the visiting side, and it was the most recent outing, which saw the Hungarians triumph in Azerbaijan. Out of their last five matches, only the recent two featured over 2,5 goals and saw both sides hitting the back of the nets, as each of the other three ended with the same scoreline of 2:0 for the hosts. The team is on a run of four back-to-back victories when playing at home.
No draw has been registered in Wales’ last nine matches. All of their last six games were decided by one goal margin, and each of the last four ended in a victory for the home side, three with the score of 1:0.

Hungary vs Wales News

Missing players Hungary: No reports of injuries or suspensions.
Missing players Wales: No reports of injuries or suspensions.

Hungary vs Wales Predictions

Under 2,5 goals – 1.53 @ bet365