March 7, 2016 – Nigerian Man Stabbed Friend To Death In India Over Lionel Messi & Cristiano Ronaldo
A Nigerian man has been arrested in India for allegedly stabbing his best friend to death over an argument centered around football giants Ronaldo and Messi.
According to AFP, 21-year-old Michael Chukwuma reportedly stabbed 34-year-old Obinna Durumchukwu to death yesterday in Mumbai following an argument over who is the best footballer in the world between Ronaldo and Messi.
On Sunday night, the duo celebrated Durumchukwu’s birthday but some minutes to midnight, an argument over football turned to tragedy.
Here is what Indian Police Officials said about the tragedy.
“The two Nigerian youngsters were discussing football players. One is a fan of [Barcelona’s] Messi and the other was for [Real Madrid’s] Ronaldo. During the conversation a quarrel has taken place,” the inspector is quoted as saying.
“The deceased threw a glass into the face of the accused person. The glass broke and caused small injuries. After that the accused took the broken glass and assaulted the deceased person who died due to heavy bleeding,”.