By Nathan Salt For Mailonline
Published: 06:42 BST, 28 September 2020 | Updated: 07:18 BST, 28 September 2020
Gonzalo Higuain will have dreamt it all up very differently but his Inter Miami debut quickly went from a dream to a nightmare as his missed penalty sparked an ugly clash after Philadelphia Union's players goaded him by celebrating in his face.
The former Juventus striker was making his first appearance for the side owned by David Beckham and as the A-List arrival there was a lot of expectation on his shoulders.
When he hit the outside of the post after 20 minutes it looked set to be a goal feast for the ex-Real Madrid forward but things unravelled and his nightmare performance was capped off with an atrocious penalty.
Gonzalo Higuain attempted to be the hero from the penalty spot on his Inter Miami debut
He missed it and a clash erupted as Philadelphia Union players celebrated in his face
Higuain uttered his annoyance to his opponents as the referee was forced to intervene
The Argentine veteran took on five Union players moments after sending his penalty over