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Paul Pogba wore a LeBron James costume. Now it’s Lionel Messi’s turn. 

By Dan Gartland
August 08, 2016

What is it with soccer stars cosplaying as NBA players?

Last month, Paul Pogba was spotted in Miami wearing a full LeBron James uniform and even played some pickup hoops in the costume. 

It wasn’t a good look for Pogba, so why would Lionel Messi want to copy him? Messi took his (alarmingly large) dog for a walk on Sunday while pretending to be Derrick Rose. 

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Messi and Rose both rep Adidas and Messi was spotted wearing a Rose hat in November, so you figure he’d at least have the decency to match his jersey to his shorts. 

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