Argentina took down Paraguay 6-1 in a Copa America semifinal on Tuesday, but the real story had less to do with the scoreline than Lionel Messi’s decision to embarrass people in front of a global audience.
Already up 3-1, Messi sliced through Paraguay’s back line, cutting through multiple players before causing two Paraguayans to crash into one another and tumble to the floor as Messi ran past.
Argentina went on to the score on the play, with Angel di Maria finishing off the move, but more importantly, photographers managed to catch the moment of Messi’s brillance perfectly.
Just look at the collateral damage. So dirty, Lionel: