Hungary send Ireland home with 7-3 Victory

In a thrilling Group B match at the EuroCup tournament, Hungary showcased their attacking prowess with a resounding 7-3 victory over Ireland, securing their berth in the last 16 while Ireland bows out of the competition.

The match ignited early with Hungary’s E. Nyilas breaking the deadlock in the 6th minute, setting the tone for a goal-laden encounter. Ireland quickly responded with a goal from O. Proudfoot in the 8th minute to level the encounter. 

However, Hungary unleashed a relentless offensive onslaught, with R. Jager, M. Szabo, and D. Huszty finding the back of the net in quick succession, giving Hungary a commanding lead. Despite Ireland’s efforts to stay in the game with D.Heelan’s goal in the 19th minute and S. Watkin’s goal in the 36th minute, Hungary’s dominance continued with further strikes from T. Soron and D. Huszty, completing his hat-trick in style.

The victory sees Hungary progress to the last 16, buoyed by their impressive display, while Ireland exits the tournament after a valiant effort.

As Hungary celebrates their advancement, they will shift their focus to the knockout stages, aiming to build on their momentum and make a deep run in the competition. Meanwhile, Ireland will reflect on their journey in the EuroCup, proud of their accomplishments and determined to come back stronger in future tournaments.