You wouldn’t think a 6’5″ (196cm) centerback who plays football at the highest level would be afraid of much, much less something so tiny.
But the English Premier League’s newest Egyptian simply cannot handle cockroaches and it’s pretty hilarious.
Fellow Pharaoh and Ahly defender Saad Samir is well-aware of his teammate’s phobia, and went full torture mode on him during the 2017 Africa Cup of Nations in Gabon.
In fairness, the creepy crawlers are disgusting, and many of us would have the exact same reaction.
Watch for yourself: