Ghanaian footballer and former Black Stars defender, Harrison Afful had an encounter with Argentine football star, Lionel Messi following their clash on Friday.
Afful got things going before being taken off with four minutes left in Charlotte’s 4-0 loss at the DRV PNK Stadium.
After the game, the seasoned full-back approached Messi to exchange jerseys with the 2022 FIFA World Cup champion.
Afful appears to have relished his brief interaction with Messi as he congratulated the Argentine on Miami’s triumph in a video that has now gone popular on social media.
Watch the video below;
🇬🇭 Harrison Afful and Lionel Messi swapped jerseys after Inter Miami beat Charlotte 4-0 in the quarterfinals of the Leagues Cup.pic.twitter.com/O2bdx7vNlV
— Owuraku Ampofo (@_owurakuampofo) August 12, 2023
Leo couldn't take a night off from scoring!
Messi makes it 4-0. 🇦🇷 pic.twitter.com/9E2ojuweZZ
— Major League Soccer (@MLS) August 12, 2023