This will be a trivia question in the future to which you will know the answer to:
Which country topped the only qualifying group in UEFA history to send four teams to an international tournament?
And of course – the answer is – CROATIA!
Although Croatia and Wales qualified for EURO 2020 exactly 12 months ago, the four extra teams that would qualify through the Nations League path were postponed due to COVID. Thursday night, eight teams kicked off with only four spots on the line.
Scotland, Hungary, Slovakia, and Macedonia with be headed to the Euros next summer. Hungary was the only team to beat Croatia during qualifying with the Vatreni defeating Slovakia twice.
And that’s why we love sports. Huungary finished fourth in their Euro qualifying group. Won their two Nations League playoff games. Now, they will be grouped with Germany, Portugal, and France. Good luck!