Thomas Meunier said that he had a tense discussion with Florentino Pérez, after the match where he injured Eden Hazard,
It is a subject that he could not avoid. In the documentary dedicated to him on RTBF, Thomas Meunier returned to this famous match between Real Madrid and Paris Saint-Germain where the Belgian side injured his compatriot Eden Hazard. Remained absent for several weeks, the Madrilenian has since chained the injuries, and this contact with Meunier could be the source of all his problems.
However, Meunier remembers the action, a simple duel according to him. “I set foot, he sets foot. His ankle remains blocked. It’s an insignificant contact between a defender and an attacking player ”, he pleads. But this version of the facts is not shared by everyone. Thus, the former Parisian reveals having had a heated discussion with Florentino Pérez after the meeting. Shaking hands with the president of Real Madrid, Meunier said to him: ” Nice to meet you. “ Immediate response from Pérez: ” Nice to meet you ? Do you realize that you hurt Eden Hazard? And you tell me delighted? “
Meunier did not like this attack from the president of Real. “I got a little carried away on him,” he says. I say: “I hurt Eden Hazard? So it’s my fault he got hurt there? He said, “Yes, yes, it’s your fault!” I said, “It’s a duel like any other. Finally, it’s football, it’s a duel like any other. I didn’t expect him to speak French already, I didn’t know. And it’s still the president of Madrid … “The one who bet big on Hazard, and who must regret it …
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