Barcelona fan walks upstairs with Messi shirt in stand of Real Madrid supporters at 3-7 defeat to Atlético Madrid in friendly in America
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VIDEO: Man in Barcelona shirt walks through crowd of Real Madrid fans while they’re 3-7 down to Atlético Madrid

Caused a stir at International Champions Cup clash in United States.



A Barcelona fan walked up the stairs in a stand full of Real Madrid supporters while brandishing a Messi shirt as they jeered and threw drinks at him.

Real Madrid faced rivals Atlético Madrid at the MetLife Stadium in New Jersey on Saturday as part of the pre-season International Champions Cup tournament.


A big 7-3 win for Atlético Madrid ended with both sides reduced to ten men when substitute Dani Carvajal and Diego Costa, who scored four goals, were sent off after 65 minutes.

Emotional Real Madrid fans were angered further when one man wearing a Barcelona shirt appeared among them while holding another with Messi on the back.