Lionel Messi ‘squares up to angry Barcelona fans at Liverpool airport before being pulled away by bodyguard’, according to Spanish press
LIONEL MESSI was involved in an ugly altercation with Barcelona fans at Liverpool airport, according to reports in Spain.
Mundo Deportivo report that the Barca star squared up to angry supporters after crashing out of the Champions League.
Lionel Messi was involved in an altercation with Barcelona fans at Liverpool airport, according to reports in Spain[/caption]
The incident is said to have happened at around midnight.
Messi missed the Barcelona team coach after the 4-0 defeat, as the skipper was tested by anti-doping officials at Anfield.
He arrived separately from the rest of the squad, with his personal security guard and manager, Pepe Costa.
At the security checkpoint, a small group of fans are said to have confronted Messi.
The report states that Messi ‘faced them’ before being dragged away by Costa.
Another set of fans close by are said to have applauded Messi.
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