SHAMELESS Salt Bae has shared bizarre videos flexing his thigh muscles in the fitness center days after Lionel Messi snubbed him on the World Cup.
The celebrity hungry chef posted it on-line as Fifa lastly admitted he ought to by no means have been allowed on the pitch.
The Turkish prepare dinner and Instagram star – actual identify Nusret Gökçe – has left Qatar and is now in Dubai, in keeping with a collection of Instagram tales posted in a single day.
Most present diners in his expensive steakhouse – however he’s additionally seen crushing weights on the fitness center.
Gökçe, 39, is seen carrying his trademark spherical sun shades and tiny crimson shorts whereas displaying off his rippling thighs.
And the digicam zooms in to point out precisely how a lot weight he’s lifting on every of the machines.
It comes after the chef confronted a backlash from his personal followers over his consideration looking for antics at Sunday’s World Cup final.
He was seen pestering Lionel Messi for a selfie in embarrassing scenes following Argentina’s nailbiting victory.
Footage exhibits how he grabbed Messi by the shoulder a minimum of twice because the baffled megastar tried to shrug him off.
Gökçe – carrying a Fifa safety cross – additionally muscled in on gamers’ celebrations and snatched the trophy from one winner’s child.
In addition to spoiling the celebrations and annoying the winners, Gökçe additionally broke Fifa’s strict guidelines.
It says solely a choose group are allowed to deal with the £17million gold trophy together with former winners and heads of state.
Fifa was pressured right into a humiliating admission final evening as fury over his conduct grew worldwide.
It mentioned Gökçe shouldn’t have been on the pitch and it’ll self-discipline workers as a part of an official probe.
The governing physique mentioned: “Following a evaluate, Fifa has been establishing how people gained undue entry to the pitch after the closing ceremony at Lusail Stadium on December 18.
Salt Bae has additionally now been barred from attending The US Open Cup, the equal of England’s FA Cup, following the disgraceful scenes in Qatar.
Organisers tweeted: “Salt Bae is hereby banned from the 2023 US Open Cup final.”
The US Open Cup is a knockout competitors that includes groups from the MLS in addition to different home tournaments.
Salt Bae has dismissed criticism of his conduct – and as a substitute continued making an attempt to point out his closeness to soccer icons.
He reposted an outdated video of him hugging Messi when he visited his Dubai steakhouse in 2018.
And one other vid exhibits his shrine to the late Diego Maradona with one desk “completely reserved”.
That was regardless of Maradona ridiculing Salt Bae to his face with a hilarious dig at his “sprinkle” gesture.