Leo Messi leaves a little kid hanging before Argentina game

Dirty Tackle

As the focus of Argentina's World Cup hopes, Leo Messi had a lot on his mind before the Albiceleste's bout with Bosnia-Herzegovina at the Maracana.

He was so preoccupied, in fact, that he left a little kid hanging as he went for a handshake in the tunnel before the game.


If you go to the Maracana right now, that poor little kid is still standing in the same spot in the dark, with his hand outstretched and a single tear rolling down his face.

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