If the goal is to discourage fans from running on to the field during sporting events, Lionel Messi didn’t exactly help the cause yesterday.
During Argentina’s 3-1 friendly win over Germany yesterday, a fan ran on to the pitch. And as he approached Messi, he was greeted with a smile and a handshake, rather than a tackle. After that, the jubilant fan gladly surrendered and walked off the pitch with the biggest smile on his face.
Here’s the video…
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