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World Cup Stud

In Bikini Battle

... with His GF

7/21/2010 4:02 PM PDT BY Johnny Lopez

Argentinian soccer stud Lionel Messi -- one of the best strikers on the planet -- showed off his world cup ... in an itty bitty mankini in Cancun on Wednesday.

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Messi cooled off in the water with his similarly dressed girlfriend.

The couple that shares bathing suits together, stays together.

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