Barcelona lost their Copa del Rey semi-final match to Sevilla on Wednesday evening. It was an intense battle on the field last night. The game ended 2-0 in favor of Sevilla, however, there will be a return leg at Camp Nou in the coming week.
Lionel Messi tried all his best to save his team from another embarrassing defeat, however, all his efforts were frustrated by Sevilla’s defenders and goalkeeper.
Lionel Messi was frustrated with the development as he became aggressive in his attack, the world best footballer intentionally hit a defender who was trying to hold him back. The Barcelona superstar went away with it because the referee missed the foul.
Unlike before, Messi is belonging more aggressive on the pitch, a few days ago, he was sent off the pitch for the first time in his career after he slapped an opponent. Messi’s aggressive behavior lately could be because his efforts are not yielding positive results on the pitch.
Football fans have reacted differently to what Lionel Messi did last night, some said he deserved to the booked by the referee while others supported him. What’s your take on this? Why is Messi becoming aggressive lately? Share your opinions below: