Vinicius clarifies his words about ‘Messi does not scare anyone’



After being credited with comments saying that Lionel Messi didn’t scare anyone, Vinicius Junior has attempted to clarify those remarks.In the wake of Real Madrid’s win over Levante on Sunday as attention turned to El Clasico, the Brazilian discussed the game ahead.

“Messi is always like that, he is an incredible player but he doesn’t scare anyone,” was the quote Esporte Interativo chose to publicise on their Twitter account.

However, that didn’t sit well with the Real man, who attempted to explain what he meant by use of his full quote, taking issue with the fact that ‘he doesn’t scare anyone’ had been highlighted.

“Messi is amazing, he does things that few players are able to do but he doesn’t frighten us,” he wrote in a response on Twitter.

“We are ready for anything that comes because we have the best player in the world as well. I guess that’s the answer I gave, huh?”