Last seen skulking up the steps of the Maracana Stadium, not once but twice as he collected his World Cup Golden Ball and Runners-Up medals, Lionel Messiï¿½s reappearance in pre-season has caused a stir for the state of his new hair cut.
Perhaps itï¿½s the desire to be play in a more Germanic fashion after that final defeat, but Messiï¿½s barnet is more Berlin bohemian than the south-American-style mullet weï¿½d grown accustomed to.
In celebration of his dodgy do Ladbrokesï¿½ latest breaking bet affords the maestro odds of 5/2 to win back FIFAï¿½s Ballon dï¿½Or award, but as weï¿½ve discovered thatï¿½s just more opportunity for Messi fashion faux-pars at the glitzy ceremony…
2009 ï¿½ Looking like a car salesman here, Messi sports a questionable hairstyle and canï¿½t even do up a tie properly.
2010 ï¿½ Arguably his best effort of the lot, but those lapels wonï¿½t float everyoneï¿½s boat.
2011 ï¿½ Even when he gets the suit somewhere near smart Messi ruins it with a scruffy hair cut.
2012 ï¿½ A velvet number, are you sure Lionel?
2013 ï¿½ When have Polka dots EVER been in?
2014 ï¿½ The hair is better, the girl is gorgeous but the suit is RED!
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