Messi versus a robot – video

Lionel Messi needed three attempts to score a penalty passed a robotic goalkeeper, as part of an appearance on Japanese television.

The Argentine was pitted against a robotic goalkeeper and saw his first two ‘penalty’ attempts saved, as the below video shows.

However, on the third go, the 25-year-old managed to get the better of the technological quandary and find the top corner to score.

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