Whether you’re a defender, midfielder or an attacker, the one thing that no footballer likes to happen during a match is to get savagely outskilled by an opponent in front of an audience.
But while players often get riled up following such embarrassing incidents, Antonie Griezmann definitely let his emotions get the best of him after he was absolutely skinned by Liverpool midfielder Gini Wijnaldum during France’s 2-1 victory over the Dutchmen yesterday.
The World Cup winner who is usually the one who destroys opponents with his fast feet couldn’t handle the humiliation of being outskilled and retaliated by literally refusing to let go of the 28-year-old’s shorts before finally pulling him to the ground a few moments later.
Replays showed the dirty nature of Griezmann’s antics with the grapple almost tearing Gini’s shorts in half but Reds fans would have nevertheless enjoyed seeing one of their own absolutely hand it to one of the best players in the world.
Check out the moment below –