Definition of Star Struck: Lionel Messi Meets Daddy Yankee, Fans Left Speechless as Viral Images Emerge

Fans could not believe Lionel Messi linked up with Puerto Rican rapper and singer Daddy Yankee.

Lionel Messi meets Daddy Yankee at Inter Miami vs Colorado Rapids

Inter Miami locked horns with the Colorado Rapids in the MLS on Saturday, 6 April. Lionel Messi and Leonardo Alfonso got on the scoresheet for Inter Miami while Rafael Navarro and Cole Bassett scored once each for the Rapids as the encounter ended in a 2-2 draw.

Celebrities like Daddy Yankee and UFC Featherweight Champions Ilia Topuria attended the fixture at the Chase Stadium to see the eight-time Ballon d’Or in action.


Lionel Messi returned to the pitch after missing four games for Inter Miami due to a hamstring injury. While the Argentine superstar did not start the game, he immediately made an impact, scoring 17 minutes after being subbed on at half-time.


Messi was pictured shaking hands and hugging Daddy Yankee at the game, and supporters were absolutely amazed as they reacted to the image that went viral on social media.