CHECKOUT SHOCKING PICTURES OF BARCELONA SUPERSTAR LIONEL MESSI'S DAMAGED STATUE IN ARGENTINA AFT
These shocking pictures shows the full extent of the damage caused to Lionel Messi's vandalised statue in Argentina
The Barcelona superstar was honoured with the metal monument back in June 2016 around the same time he announced he was retiring from International duty
After seeing Cristiano Ronaldo win the Ballon d'or as well as Fifa's newest Award, some disgruntled fans took matter into their hands out on Messi's similarity
The top half of the statue was completely removed leaving just the legs and a football.
It has now been taken away as authorities decide the next move