Lionel Messi duped by Ronaldino lookalike on eve of World Cup
The Argentina forward was taking part in a training session in Belo Horizonte
Fresh from his photographer duties, Lionel Messi was again at the butt of the joke last night as he was duped by a Ronaldinho lookalike.
For a moment the Argentina forward, who is being backed to make a major impact on this summer's tournament, believed the Brazil legend and his former Barcelona team-mate had come to say hello.
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As the Argentina squad trained in front of the media and fans at Belo Horizonte's Estadio Independencia dozens of supporters climbed the fences to get a little closer to Messi and his team-mates.
Among the supporters was a Ronaldinho double who managed to shake the hand of Messi, who quickly realised it was not actually the Atletico Mineiro player.
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