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France held 1-1 by passionate Hungary
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France held 1-1 by passionate Hungary

The result put France on four points to provisionally top the group until Portugal play bottom side Germany later Saturday Hungary took a shock lead against France in a pulsating second Group F match in the European Championship Saturday, but Antoine Griezmann equalized for a 1-1 draw inside the packed Puskas Arena. The result put France on four points to provisionally top the group until Portugal, who won their first game, play bottom side Germany later Saturday. Hungary are third with a point. The hosts were dealt an early blow when their skipper and most experienced goal scorer Aadam Szalai was substituted after 26 minutes following a blow to the head. The dazed striker was able to walk off, however, and down the tunnel on his own. But roared on by over 60,000 fans, t...