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La Liga to pursue legal action against pitch invader

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La Liga has admitted that they will seek legal action against a pitch invader whose mission was to take a selfie with Barcelona star Lionel Messi.

Dressed in an Argentina t-shirt, the fan made his way into the pitch breaching security protocal before taking a selfie with Messi who was some metres away.

He was quickly caught and dragged out of the pitch during Barcelona clash with Mallorca where they won 4-0.

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In a statement, La Liga said the action by the fan constitute to a criminal act which they will pursue.

They continued by condemning the act saying it posed as a health risk to everyone at the pitch including the players.

Revelations by the fan explained how he managed to climb several metres of the stadium wall so as to dodge the police.

He continued by further revealing how he had planned the whole ordeal since he knew where the match was going to to be played.

Alex Kiprop
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