Originally posted on Larry Brown Sports  |  Last updated 1/7/13
Lionel Messi won the Ballon d’Or award (FIFA Player of the Year) for a record fourth-straight year, but it’s his outfit that has people buzzing. The Argentine wore a black tuxedo with white polka dots, white shirt, and a matching bowtie at the awards ceremony. Here’s another look at his tux: #PHOTO: Barcelona’s Lionel Messi wins unprecedented fourth FIFA Ballon d’Or, by Olivier Morin #ballondor twitter.com/AFP/status/288… — Agence France-Presse (@AFP) January 7, 2013 Sweet threads, right? He’d fit in perfectly with the Miami Heat. Now if you’re wondering where Messi may have gotten the idea to wear such a tux, SI’s Bryan A. Graham thinks it was an homage to Mardona. Who knows what the inspiration was? We just know it looked ridiculous. H/T LBS contributor A. Liu The post Lionel Messi wears tuxedo with polka dots to FIFA awards (Pictures) was published on Larry Brown Sports. Related posts: Lionel Messi’s older brother Matias has a tattoo of Lionel Messi (Picture) Media Member Sticks Lionel Messi Puppet in Lionel Messi’s Face (Video) Young fan has Lionel Messi’s face shaved into his head and it is…interesting
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