Pitch invader hugs Messi during Argentina's friendly game in China

June 17, 2023 02:41 AM

A fan breached the security barrier during Argentina's friendly match with Australia in Beijing on Thursday and hugged Lionel Messi.

The fan, who was wearing a jersey with Messi's name on the back, also gave a high-five to Argentina's goalkeeper Emiliano Martinez before being caught by security.

A video of the incident has since gone viral on social media.

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