Facts about the teams

01/11/2020

Did you know that…

about the men teams’…

… Hungary played the most matches (214, Germany had 207, Italy 206), earned the most wins (163 – ITA: 116, SRB: 109, RUS: 104) and scored the most goals (1924 – ITA: 1756, RUS: 1528, ESP: 1502).

… Croatia’s third preliminary game against Slovakia will be their 100th match at the European Championships and the 23rd goal scored in Budapest will be the No. 1000 for Croatia.

… Montenegro’s 52nd goal is going to be the 500. score at the ECH.

… the Greeks at the Europeans: 123 matches, 49 wins, 11 draws, 63 losses. Goals: 1023-997. Greece is to earn its 50th win in history in Budapest.

… France’s stats at the Europeans since 1927: 100 games, 29 wins, 10 draws, 61 losses – goals: 479-660. So the French are set to net their 500th goal in history in Budapest.

about the womens’ team…

… between 1985 and 2018 Hungary played 102 matches with 73 wins, 6 draws and 24 losses. Goals: 1242-695 – the Magyars were the second team surpassing the 1000-goal barrier at the Europeans (after the Netherlands).

… the Dutch team has the most wins and scored the most goals in the history of the Europeans, they had 6 editions with 100+ goals.

… the overall stats for Italy at the Europeans: 91 games, 62 wins, 5 draws and 24 losses. Goal difference: 980-661. Italy is set to score its 1000th goal in Budapest.