Manchester United midfielder Marouane Fellaini has wowed football fans and hair enthusiasts the world over by releasing a picture of his new, slick haircut via his @fellainiM Twitter handle.
If this is a statement ‘do’ we at news.bwin.com/en/ believe it announces a newly-refined approach to the game from a man previously known and feared for being a ‘right handful’.
Here are five more of our favourite changes in hairdressing direction from across the world of football and the proclamations we believe their owners were trying to make.
Marouane Chamakh – The Cockatiel
The statement – “It’s morning and there’s a new song in my heart”
David James – The relaxed side parting
The statement – “I’m a closet nerd despite my jock exterior”
Luka Modric – Bringing down the curtain on the curtains
The statement – “Winners don’t have time for conditioning, ask Martin Demichelis”
Arsenal’s Glenn Helder – Jheri curl to skinhead
The statement – “Judge me on what I leave on the pitch, not on the pillow”
Asamoah Gyan – The ‘number 3’
The statement – “Next time you ask your barber for a number three on the sides, make sure he’s paying attention”