Lionel Messi uploaded a photo to his Instagram account of him kicking a ball in training. Not a particularly unique creation one may think, as there are millions of snaps doing the rounds of him doing that particular activity. But this one was different.
Messi foot turns more than heads
As he struck the ball, his left ankle twisted his foot to the side and at the moment that the picture was captured, it gave a surprisingly unnatural angle. One that made people think that maybe the Barça star was indeed an alien.
Needless to say, the online sharing began...