Messi’s family attacked in Copa Final


Santiago:  Argentine superstar Lionel Messi’s family member was reportedly attacked at Santiago’s Estadio Nacional during the Copa America final on Saturday.

The incident occurred minutes before the half-time when Messi’s elder brother Rodrigo was believed to be hit by an object hurled by a Chilean fan.
Following the incident, the family of the Barcelona star was quickly rushed to safety.

Argentine forward Sergio Aguero’s family too was reportedly heckled by a section of the Chilean crowd.