Messi sided with a political stance during a match against Hong Kong FC

a picture of Chinese fan protesting against Lionel Messi

Messi China saga: Controversy arose when Messi did not play in a friendly match between Hong Kong FC and Inter Miami in Hong Kong. The reaction of Chinese fans to Lionel Messi’s absence in the Hong Kong match and subsequent participation in the Japan match was one of disappointment and frustration. Many fans in Hong […]