Matt Miazga (born July 19, 1995) is an American professional soccer player who plays as a defender for Nantes on loan from Chelsea, and for the United States national team.

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Chelsea star Matt Miazga brutally mocks Mexico's Diego Lainez for being short

MATT MIAZGA towers over opponent Diego Lainez as the Chelsea star brutally mocks him over his height. Miazga, who stands 6ft 4ins, did not exactly see eye-to-eye with his 5ft 6ins opponent during the friendly clash between the United States and Mexico ...

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ESPN (blog)

Mexico lost focus after Matt Miazga mocked Diego Lainez, needs 'Tuca' Ferretti ...

NASHVILLE, Tenn. -- The United States' 1-0 victory over Mexico will be remembered mainly for Matt Miazga mocking Diego Lainez's height in the second half. It was an incident and a photo that will go down in the collective consciousness of the ...

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ESPN (blog)

Growth of Tyler Adams, Matt Miazga and rivalry with Mexico offset US dull play

... national team for ESPN FC. Facebook · Twitter · Facebook Messenger · Pinterest · Email. NASHVILLE, Tenn. -- For 65 minutes, Mexico and the U.S men's national team played one of the dullest matches in the rivalry's long and storied history. The match.

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The Ringer (blog)

Can We Call a Cease-fire on the Culture War and Just Enjoy Matt Miazga's ...

No, that would be what happened just a few minutes before the goal, when 18-year-old Diego Lainez—who is 5-foot-5—nipped at the heels of Matt Miazga, who is five years older and close to 11 inches taller. Miazga bristled, Lainez chirped, and then ...

- The Ringer (blog)


Matt Miazga sparked a big argument by gesturing to a Mexican player during USA ...

Chelsea defender Matt Miazga - who's currently at Nantes on his second loan spell away from Stamford Bridge - was at the centre of attention after his ongoing duel with Diego Lainez turned nasty. The 23-year-old had been tussling with his Mexican ...

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USMNT's Matt Miazga mocked Mexico player's height

For much of Tuesday's friendly between the U.S. and Mexico, the young USMNT squad didn't look great. But despite the many glaring areas of concern, a Tyler Adams goal was enough to put the USMNT ahead 1-0 in the second half. The U.S. held on to beat ...