Hilarious Clip Shows Lionel Messi Morphed Into Kanye West for World Cup Speech, Fans Call It “Iconic”

Published 12/20/2022, 5:00 AM EST

AI technology knows no limits. While we may use it for the development of science, the world of the internet has effectively used it for entertainment purposes. It can even bring Kanye West and Messi together. No better time than now; with the World Cup 2022 coming to an end, there is ample content matter. With Lionel Messi bringing home the trophy for Argentina, he has become the ruling face of sports currently.

On the other hand, Kanye West is ruling the world of entertainment. If not for his music, then for his controversies. The entertainer has been on a roll, making controversial statements and offending communities. Memers took the perfect opportunity to bring these two trending icons together, and fans cannot control themselves over it.

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How AI brought Kanye West and Lionel Messi together in this World Cup

The world celebrated as Lionel Messi came to be victorious in this World Cup in Qatar. While we saw glimpses of him celebrating the victory, a fan took the celebration to another level by giving it Ye’s twist. An Instagram post morphed Messi into an old video of Kanye West giving a speech at the Grammy’s.

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The original video is from 2005 when Ye won the Best Rap Album of the Year Award for the album The College Dropout. One of the best lines from the speech was, “Everybody want to know what I would do if I didn’t win, I guess we’ll never know.”

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The speech perfectly fit in with the morphed video of Messi, indicating as if he is the one giving the speech after Argentina’s win. Although some fans were quick to point out how Messi has lost the World Cup three times before and shed a tear on losing. Regardless, Argentina vs France final is considered to be one of the best matches.

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While other fans pointed out how the Grammy was one of Ye’s last awards. The artist has been busy caught up in controversies more than music these days. Regardless, the accuracy of AI has had everyone shocked. With the expressions and the sound, it is difficult to tell the difference between real and fake.

What do you think of this video of Kanye West and Messi? Comment your thoughts.

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Neha Subhash Ghag

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Neha Ghag is writer at NetflixJunkie. She is a law graduate from Dr. Dy Patil college of law but found her passion in content writing.

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