MATT MIAZGA towers over opponent Diego Lainez because the Chelsea star brutally mocks him over his peak.
Miazga, who stands 6ft 4ins, didn’t precisely see eye-to-eye along with his 5ft 6ins opponent through the pleasant conflict between america and Mexico final night time.
And in a single flashpoint, Miazga regarded down his nostril – fairly actually – at Lainez.
The present Nantes star and Lainez got here collectively and squared up.
Lainez fumed in Miazga’s route, with the enormous defender elevating his proper arm in entrance of him to point his rival’s peak.
Miazga then peered excessive, mocking Lainez for being vertically challenged.
The USA star stated afterwards: “We talked a bit of smack. It is a part of the sport. It is psychological warfare.
“We bought of their heads. They bought a crimson card proper after it. It took a toll and we received the sport.”
Lainez denied being affected by Miazga’s trolling.
He stated: “I wasn’t offended by Miazga. It is soccer. Soccer gamers are completely different sizes and have completely different ability units.”
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