New Messi ‘do’ won’t stop him wearing awful Ballon d’Or whistle
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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