Goals and Highlights: Hungary 9-5 Spain in Bronze Medal Men's Waterpolo
Photo of the Spain vs Croatia men's Waterpolo match at the Olympic Games / Source: RFEN

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1:49 AMa month ago

Goodbye

Spain tried, but could not get the bronze medal against a Hungary that has been superior, both in effectiveness and play. That's all for today, until next time. Stay informed on VAVEL.
1:43 AMa month ago

End of the match

The match ends, Hungary takes the bronze medal. Great performance by all Hungarians, especially Viktor Nagy. Hungary 9-5 Spain.
1:38 AMa month ago

29'| 9-5

In ten seconds the Hungarians scored two goals, one scored by Angyal and the other by Varga, with an empty net, 9-5.
1:34 AMa month ago

26'| Hungary goal

Hungary scored thanks to a goal by Marton, who saw a hole and shot. The Hungarians had numerical superiority due to the expulsion of Alejandro Bustos, 7-5.
1:29 AMa month ago

The last quarter begins

Famera again gets the first possession of the last quarter, but the Spanish squander it. There is a third ejection for Zalanki, 6-5.
1:26 AMa month ago

End of third quarter

At the end of the third quarter, Hungary leads Spain 6-5. This will be decided in the last eight minutes.
1:22 AMa month ago

21'| Hungary goal reviewed

The referee is looking to see if Angyal's shot has entered the Spanish goalkeeper's goal. After reviewing it, the referee does not award the goal. The score is still 6-5.
1:18 AMa month ago

18'| Gool by Marton

Hungary scores the sixth goal, the Hungarians go ahead again, 6-5. Once again they had numerical superiority, five out of five in numerical superiority for the Hungarians.
1:16 AMa month ago

The third quarter starts

The third quarter starts, Famera and Manhercz swim for the ball to have the first possession of the third quarter. And the first possession is for Spain, Famera wins the sprint.
1:12 AMa month ago

Second quarter ends

We reached halftime with a tie at five on the scoreboard, the Spanish have lowered the pace of the first quarter, they have to return to the effectiveness of the first eight minutes, 5-5.
1:09 AMa month ago

15'| Munarriz goal

Now, Munarriz managed to score to tie the game. The Spaniards had an extra player due to the expulsion of Harai, 5-5.
1:06 AMa month ago

13'| Hungary goal

The Hungarians went ahead again, Hosnyanszky scoring when Hungary had numerical superiority due to the double sending off of De Toro and Famera.
1:03 AMa month ago

12'| Spain ties

Things were not going well for Spain, as Granados had hit the post. On the next play, De Toro scored when Spain had numerical superiority, 4-4.
12:59 AMa month ago

Second quarter begins, 4-3

The second quarter started with the Hungarians scoring thanks to a goal by Jansik on a counterattack.
12:55 AMa month ago

7'| 3-3

In the last minute, the Spaniards took the lead thanks to Roger's goal, where Spain had double numerical superiority. In the next play, Harai tied the game, also in numerical superiority. The first quarter ends.
12:53 AMa month ago

6'| Felipe's goal

Felipe ties the match. Spain had the advantage after Pasztor was sent off. Spain reacts quickly and ties the match, 2-2.
12:50 AMa month ago

5'| Hungary takes the lead

Zalanki scores to put Hungary ahead, who had double superiority after Mallarach and De Toro were sent off, 2-1.
12:47 AMa month ago

2'| Hungary goal

Manhercz ties the match in the first superiority for Hungary due to the expulsion of Granados. The score was 1-1.
12:43 AMa month ago

1'| Munarriz goal

Primer tanto del encuentro, se adelanta los españoles gracias al gol de Munarriz tras la primera superioridad del encuentro por la expulsión de Jansik, 0-1.
12:41 AMa month ago

0'| The match begins

The match for third and fourth place gets underway. Both teams swim for the first ball. The first possession goes to Spain.
12:38 AMa month ago

The hymns are playing

The players have already been introduced, and the anthems have already been played. Both Hungary and Spain are getting ready to jump into the water. The fight for bronze is about to begin.
7:00 PMa month ago

Photo of the Spanish Women's Waterpolo Team with the silver medal

Photo of the Spanish Women's Waterpolo Team with the silver medal at the Olympic Games // Source:  Spanish Olympic Committee
Photo of the Spanish Women's Waterpolo Team with the silver medal at the Olympic Games // Source: Spanish Olympic Committee
6:55 PMa month ago

Hungary's medal count in Men's Waterpolo

Hungary has 15 Olympic medals, nine gold, three silver and three bronze. The last medal won was the gold medal in Beijing 2008, where it won its third consecutive gold, after winning it in Athens 2004 and Sydney 2000.
6:50 PMa month ago

Spain's medal count in Men's Waterpolo

Spain has two Olympic medals, a gold medal won in Atlanta 1996 and a silver medal won in Barcelona 1992. This Olympic Games will be its third Olympic final.
6:45 PMa month ago

The Olympic final

The first place match will be Greece vs Serbia on Sunday, August 8 at 16.30 local time at the Tatsumi Waterpolo Center.
6:40 PMa month ago

Where is it televised?

The match between Hungary and Spain can be seen on Eurosport, Eurosport Player, RTVE and RTVE Play at 06.40 Spanish time.
6:35 PMa month ago

Hours and Location

The men's Waterpolo third and fourth place match will be played on Sunday, August 8 at 13.40 local time (06.40 Spanish time) at the Tatsumi Water Polo Center.
6:30 PMa month ago

Hungary's semifinal

For its part, Hungary faced Greece where they lost 9-6, in a game where the Hungarians were behind in the scoreboard throughout.
6:25 PMa month ago

Photo of the Spanish Waterpolo Team

Photo of the Spanish Waterpolo team at the Olympic Games // Source: Spanish Olympic Committee
Photo of the Spanish Waterpolo team at the Olympic Games // Source: Spanish Olympic Committee
6:20 PMa month ago

Spain's semifinal

Spain was eliminated in the semifinals against Serbia, where they lost 10-9 after suffering a comeback in the last quarter that gave the Serbs the pass to the Olympic final.
6:15 PMa month ago

Welcome to VAVEL

Welcome to the online broadcast of the Hungary vs Spain men's Waterpolo match for the third and fourth place at the Olympic Games. Follow the online broadcast on VAVEL.
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