The “friendly” nature of the game with Roma Barcelona Lionel Messi appeared to spend the last night. The four-time Golden Ball was involved in a nasty altercation with opposing player Mapou Yanga-Mbiwa for Messi was lucky to escape the shame of a red card.
Lionel Messi Headbutts Mapou Yanga Mbiwa
With visiting the Camp Nou team 1-0 behind against starter Neymar, French international Mapou lost patience with Messi and leaned his head toward the Argentina star. independent
It was not well with the little magician who responded by throwing his head at his much taller opponent before grabbing the throat Mapou. The need to be divided, with the Brazilian Roma defender Leandro Castan couple standing as a peacemaker.
Under normal circumstances Spanish referee Javier Estrada Fernandez have shown little hesitation in sending the couple out, but instead chose to show yellow cards due to the game situation.