Lionel Messi endured a frustrating evening against a wall of Juventus defenders, and his night only got more challenging when he took a very nasty looking tumble.

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Messi took a painful tumble, landing flush on his face, as he strived in vain to create something for the hosts in their Champions League quarter-final second leg.

Sadly for the Argentine, it was a faceplant that created quite the buzz on social media…

The reaction from fans said it all…

Poor Lionel.