Nations League roundup: Germany held by Hungary as Memphis Depay misses a late penalty for the Netherlands against Poland | Soccer News
Germany were held 1-1 to Hungary as both Nations League Group A3 matches, the other being England’s stalemate against Italy, ended in one game bad.
The goals came in the opening nine minutes with Jonas Hofmann scoring Germany’s equalizer to cancel out Zsolt Nagy’s Budapest strike after which Hansi Flick’s side could not find a winner.
There were also two draws in Group A4 while Wales draw 1-1 with Belgium and Netherlands came from two goals against Poland draw 2-2.
Davy Klaassen and Denzel Dumfries scored the Netherlands goals within three minutes early in the second half after Aston Villa’s Matty Cash and Piotr Zielinski netted for Poland.
The Dutch then had the chance to seal a third straight win in stoppage time, but Memphis Depay’s penalty hit the post to leave Louis van Gaal’s side with seven points at the top of the group.
In addition to Republic of Ireland 3-0 win Scotland in group B1, Ukrainewho lost to Wales in the World Cup play-off final, earned their second successive Nations League win by beating Armenia 3-0 with goals from Ruslan Malinovskyi, Oleksandr Karavaev and Vitaliy Mykolenko.
The match was played on neutral territory in Lodz, Poland, as Ukraine cannot play at home due to the Russian invasion.
There were also two matches in group C1, as Turkey picked up a third straight win with a 2-0 win over Luxemburgwhile Faroe Islands picked up their first points of the campaign with a 2-1 win at home against Lithuania.