Don't ever tell me soccer isn't a man's sport. All the haters out there will surely keep their mouths shut after seeing this brutal video. On Saturday, the USA and France are squaring off in a friendly ahead of next week's World Cup. However, on a corner, USA defender
Soccer can be pretty dangerous, just ask Olivier Giroud and Matt Miazga.— Dov Kleiman (@NFL_DovKleiman) June 9, 2018
Warning: There's a lot blood in this video. pic.twitter.com/DDctMb1wpI
Both players went to make a play on the ball, and their heads ferociously connected with one another.
As you can see, players on both sides immediately waived for trainers to come out and provide medical assistance.
Olivier Giroud and Matt Miazga collided in the USA-France friendly and geeeeeeez there was a lot of blood pic.twitter.com/iu6eePoOi7— 12up (@12upSport) June 9, 2018
A lot of blood, no doubt. This just goes to show that even in friendlies, teams are ready to give their all to get a win. For the U.S., we all know they didn't qualify for the World Cup, but today's contest has given youngsters valuable experience.
For France, they'll be hoping Giroud doesn't have a concussion. Having him miss any action in the World Cup would be a major blow for the nation.