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Forward whom Messi called “stupid” told his version of the crossing and left a harsh phrase about Lionel | VIDEO

Wout Weghorst, a footballer from the Netherlands, is the one who felt all the fury of Lionel Messi. “What are you looking at, fool. Go there”, said the captain of Argentina to the adversary in the changing room area. After the commented incident, the European attended the media to provide his version.

The striker played a key role in the quarterfinal match. In the 78th minute, Louis Van Gaal gave him the final instructions to replace Memphis Depay. So, at 83′, the ‘9′ placed the discount so that the situation becomes dramatic. And there was more for him, since he was the author of the agonizing conquest that caused the extension and subsequent definition by penalties, a phase in which he also celebrated from the twelve steps.

Although since he came into action at the Icónico de Lusail stadium, the Dutchman also had another role in charge and that was to light the fuse for the Argentines. In fact, Leo Messi manifested himself in this regard after the commitment: “Since he entered the game on the 19th, he began to provoke us, bump into us, tell us things… It seems to me that this is not part of football”said the crack in TyC Sports.

What did Weghorst say about Lionel Messi?

Judging by the words of the striker of the Argentine team, the tension between him and the striker from the Netherlands was high. From there you can explain what happened in the locker room. The Besiktas gunner went in search of the South American reference and the aforementioned occurred with the phrase that went viral on the Internet.

Later, Weghorst declared for the press and they consulted him about that episode. The ‘Oranje’ footballer clarified that he had good intentions towards Messi: “I wanted to shake his hand after the game, I have a lot of respect for him as a soccer player, but he threw my hand to his side and didn’t want to talk to me.”he expressed.

Then, because of the “what are you looking at, fool”, the center forward from the Netherlands was disappointed by the figure of the Albiceleste star, as he did not expect such a reaction. “My Spanish is not very good, but he said disrespectful words to me and that disappoints me. I am really disappointed”sentenced.

Source: Elcomercio

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