Watch Lionel Messi Faceplant While Celebrating Goal (Video)

Lionel Messi faceplant goal celebration

On Saturday, Lionel Messi scored his 400th goal as a member of Barcelona during their 2-0 win over Valencia. He celebrated the momentous occasion by running behind the opposing goal, slipping on the floor, and falling face first into the advertising hoardings.


If nothing else, the Lionel Messi faceplant reminds us all that even the best have their embarrassing moments—they just offset those embarrassing moments with moments of brilliance, like this.


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