Chinese organizers have started extorting money from football fans in the name of Lionel Messi. According to media reports, Lionel Messi will attend the friendly match between Argentina and Australia at the Chinese ground, but the organizers have asked the fans to pay the ticket price for this match. 680 USD has been placed.
According to Express News, Messi will be a guest of China for the first time after 2017. This friendly match is scheduled for June 15 at the Workers Stadium with a capacity of 68,000 fans. Contestants came, however, the South American side won the match 2-1.
According to Chinese organizers, tickets for the match, priced from $82 to $680, will go on sale in two stages on June 5 and 8. Chinese soccer fans have likened it to a ‘robbery’ of their pockets on social media. One wrote that if we pay so much, will Messi take care of us while playing?