By Caleb Taylor For Daily Mail Australia
Published: 00:41 GMT, 2 March 2020 | Updated: 00:41 GMT, 2 March 2020
Married At First Sight star Michael Goonan left Today show host Karl Stefanovic furious on Monday by making rude remarks about his on-screen wife, Stacey Hampton, during a fiery exchange on the breakfast show.
The two men went toe-to-toe when Karl, 45, questioned Michael about his wild nights out which have upset his law graduate wife on the show.
The cocky company director, 28, angered Karl when he labelled Stacey a 'controlling girl' and said his partying was a way for him to 'rebel' against her.
Tense: MAFS star Michael Goonan, 28, has entered into a fiery exchange with Today Show host Karl Stefanovic over his treatment of 'wife' Stacey Hampton on the breakfast show on Monday
'If you say, ''I want to go out for a drink'', [she] is like, ''No, you are not doing that''. To the point I was rebelling a bit,' Michael said.
But Karl was having none of the excuses, and he took Michael to task over his questionable behaviour on the show.
'When you say controlling you mean a woman who just wants you to spend time with her,' Karl told the reality star bluntly.
Like a jail cell: 'You are trapped to a point,' Michael said. 'You do want to go out. You want your freedom,' he added
Michael said the expectation was