Sunday, 5 July 2015

Messi’s family attacked during Copa America final


Lionel Messi’s family members were the target of abuse and attack during the first half of the Copa America between Argentina and Chile on Saturday.

The incident happened before half-time, after Chilean fans began to insult the Barcelona attacker’s family.

Messi’s 28-year-old brother Rodrigo, was hit by one fan after a feisty exchange. The entire family were eventually moved to a television cabin at half-time.

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The family of another Argentine star, Sergio Aguero, were also assaulted by another set of La Roja supporters.

Chile eventually beat their South American rivals 4-1, after 120 minutes of goalless football.

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