Nollywood actress, Mercy Aigbe has reacted after she found out that she was trending as Messi Aigbe after Barcelona lost a match to Liverpool.
The game which was the second leg tie of the UEFA Champions League semi-final saw Liverpool needing to turn a 3-0 deficit which they suffered at home.
Argentine star, Lionel Messi was excellent on the night as he completed a brace with a superb free-kick.
However, on the return leg, he was a shadow of himself as Liverpool rained goals on Barcelona at Anfield.
The brilliance of the English Premier League side ensured Messi got denied the chance to play in a fourth UEFA Champions League final. He had earlier been predicted to reach the final and eventually win the trophy.
Immediately after the game, some Nigerians took to Twitter to mock Messi by giving him a new name. According to them, he’s now Messi Aigbe which is similar to the actress Mercy Aigbe.
In reaction, the actress wrote:
Nigerians will not kill me oh Wetin be my own for this football matter, that people have been tagging me since