Speculations around Lionel Messi's future have skyrocketed and trending over the last few days on Twitter in different countries. Messi is regarded as one of the best players in the international football scene, with some even calling him the greatest football player to ever exist. Recently, FC Barcelona suffered an atrocious 8-2 defeat by FC Bayern Munich in UEFA Champions League.
According to some leading football journalists and news publications, it seems Messi wants to leave FC Barcelona and as expected Twitter and famous football clubs like Manchester City, Inter-Milan and more have graciously accepted to offer the legend a contract if he wants to leave the club. This has led to many football. and even other sports teams adding Messi to their squad, which further led to igniting even more rumours in the world of Football.
Recently, Manchester City Esports on Twitter posted teasers on their official esports account showcasing the 'Goat' emoji which is often used to showcase Messi by the fans. However, as it turns out it is just an announcement for a Fall Guys partnership.
Manchester City's 'Fall guys' teaser angers fans on Twitter
It is quite evident that even if Manchester City wanted to announce Messi's signing, they wouldn't do it on their Esports account.
The announcement didn't bode well with fans, and many took to twitter to express their dismay at the Man City Esports page.
Here are some of these reactions on their post:
Needless to say, these reactions makes it evident that fans were both angry and disappointed. For the most part, Twitter users exclaimed that they expected Messi to be a part of the Fall guys x Man City collaboration.Published 26 Aug 2020, 20:03 IST