(Photo) Fernandinho denies connection with Lionel Messi bust-up following win over Barcelona

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Manchester City midfielder Fernandinho has denied any involvement in the reported altercation following City’s 3-1 victory over Barcelona.

Messi had a bust-up with the Hungarian referee Viktor Kassai during his side’s 3-1 defeat at the hands of Manchester City, according to the Mirror.

The report goes onto say that Messi ‘lost the plot’ and continued his tirade after the final whistle.

However, Fernandinho took to social media to confirm that he had no part in post-match events.

Clarifying statement.

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