Sead Kolasinac could be the toughest and scariest participant in your entire Premier League.
The Arsenal left-back is famed for his ripped physique and he’s been nicknamed ‘The Destroyer’, ‘The Tank’, and ‘The Bosnian Hulk’ all through his profession.
And it’s clear his muscular construct is not only for present, as final yr Kolasinac famously fought off knife-wielding carjackers who focused him and Arsenal teammate Mesut Ozil exterior a Turkish restaurant in north London.
Kolasinac’s bravery within the face of hazard and no worry angle even led to many Arsenal followers – together with Piers Morgan – to instantly name for him to be made Gunners skipper!
After watching the above video, you’d imagine one would assume twice about taunting Kolasinac and danger getting on his unhealthy aspect.
However Andros Townsend, the Crystal Palace winger, has revealed on talkSPORT he did as soon as go up in opposition to the Arsenal ace and mouthed off a lot he was scared for his life!
Co-hosting Wednesday’s talkSPORT Breakfast, Townsend was requested to call the toughest and scariest participant he’s ever confronted, and the Palace ace regaled listeners with the next story…
“On the pitch in opposition to Arsenal we had a bit bust up within the 90th minute,” revealed Townsend, “and Sead Kolasinac went in opposition to [James] Tomkins.
“As a joke I used to be saying, ‘I’m going to batter you, I’m going to completely destroy you’, and I don’t assume he knew I used to be joking!
“For a break up second I used to be genuinely anxious he was going to batter me!”
As is extensively identified, beating different folks up is usually frowned upon in all walks of life – and particularly on the soccer pitch – and Kolasinac made the right choice to go away this incident as nothing greater than a ‘little bust-up’, as Townsend calls it.
And after that have, it’s unlikely Townsend will mouth off once more when he is aware of Kolasinac is in earshot.