Video: Lionel Messi gets attacked in his hometown
Messi was posing for photos in his hometown of Rosario when a hooded youth attempted to land a right hook on the football legend
The attackers wild effort on Messi did not quite connect and messi after played it cool by quoting
“I wasn’t even touched. I didn’t feel a thing and I only found out after all the kerfuffle, it was nothing.”
Media claimed the attacker was a fan of Rosario Central, and targeted Messi because of his connection with their arch-rivals.