Lionel Messi’s look-alike in Police Custody after he was approached by too many people in Iran for pictures.
The 25 year-old young man had claimed his father brewed the idea for him some months back, advising him to dress with Lionel Messi’s number 10 jersey and also style his hair like the football legend.
According to Reza Parastesh;
“Now people really see me as the Iranian Messi and want me to mimic everything he does,” Parastesh told AFP. “When I show up somewhere, people are really shocked.
“I’m really happy that seeing me makes them happy and this happiness gives me a lot of energy.”
Parastesh, was so happy with the attention he received from street by many but along the line things turn soured when Hamadan police had to impound his car and took him to the station.
Ukridosblog, learnt that the reason for taking Parastesh to station was to minimised the attention from the general public.