Ukrainian actress gets atrocious Lionel Messi tattoo - pictures

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Imagine you're the world's biggest Lionel Messi fan - what would you do to show your devotion to the great Argentinian?

Perhaps travel to the Nou Camp to try and get a selfie with him? Perhaps get something signed? Well, that's all well and good but that wouldn't get you anywhere near Ukrainian actress Nataliya Kozhenova.


She's taken a step that most - ok, all - sane people wouldn't even consider taking. Yep, that's right she's got a massive tattoo of the Barcelona star on her chest.

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There are few details out there about Kozhenova's new ink work but this is what we do know. She's mental. Either that or it's a desperate plea for attention. Either way she's got her name in the news so mission accomplished.

Crazed fan

Messi is sure to be, erm, boosted by the news of his fans' devotion ahead of Barcelona's game against Rayo Vallecano at the Nou Camp tomorrow. The Catalan club are just two points behind fierce rivals Real Madrid in La Liga with 25 games gone.

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They'll also be looking to make progress in the Champions League later this month against Manchester City. Barcelona hold a 2-1 advantage from the first leg and will be confident of securing their place in the last eight of Europe's top competition.

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