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Lionel Messi and Co. don Sh500k suits ahead of Manchester Utd game

Barcelona players led by their captain Lionel Messi arrived in England in style ahead of Wednesday’s Uefa Champions League quarter-final match against Manchester United.

British newspaper Daily Mail reports that Messi and his teammates arrived in England donning grey Thom Browne three-piece suits valued at Ksh500,000 suits each.

The squad also included Luis Suarez and Phillipe Coutinho, formerly Liverpool players, plus France World Cup winning star Ousmane Dembele who is a doubt for the match as he’s struggling with a hamstring injury.

The Spanish team was expected to train at Old Trafford on Tuesday evening.

On social media, fans have been exchanging banter ahead of the match.