Massey: Categorically denies that he insulted the referee

Месси: Категорически опровергаю, что оскорбил арбитра

Lionel Messi

Game the national team of Argentina Lionel Messi wrote a letter to FIFA and apologized for swearing in the match against Chile.

The captain of Argentina Lionel Messi wrote a letter to FIFA apology for what he swore in the match against Chile (1:0). However, stated that his words were not addressed to the lateral arbitrator.

“I categorically deny that insulted the assistant referee in the match against Chile.

The assistant referee, the Brazilian by nationality, understood what I was saying. Moreover, we had a nice little conversation friendly, and while I in no way insulted him.

That my words were not addressed to him, I just said them on the air, and bring their apologies,” the letter said Messi.

Recall that FIFA Messi was disqualified for four matches and fined 9350 euros. All the referees that the match was officiated by Argentina and Chile, said that there was no abuse.

Earlier iSport.ua reported that Barcelona outraged by the injustice of punishment Messi and expressed his support.

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