Liga MX player sorry for shining laser at opposing GK’s eyes

Tigres goalkeeper Nahuel Guzman has apologised to Monterrey counterpart Esteban Andrada for the laser incident during Sunday’s Liga MX game between the sides.

Guzman, who was injured and did not feature in Sunday’s city derby, was captured in multiple videos shining a green laser pointer from the VIP section in the stands at Andrada, who started for Monterrey in the 3-3 draw, and at rival defender Sergio Canales.

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Coincidentally, the incident happened on International Goalkeeper Day.

Monterrey are set to file a formal complaint against Guzman to the Mexican FA’s disciplinary committee.

“As I already did privately and in coherence with the values ​​of the Institution that I represent, I want to take advantage of the importance of Social Networks to publicly offer my apologies to Esteban for the event that occurred last night during first half of the Clasico Regio,” Guzman, 38, wrote in a post on X.