Front page of Spanish daily sports newspaper AS showsRealMadrids David Beckham with a new haircut, 27 April 2007.Beckhamis sporting a new platinum blonde hairstyle as he preparesto bringdown the curtain on his Real Madrid career before joiningAmericanclub Los Angeles Galaxy in the summer.AFPDavid Beckham issportinga new platinum blonde hairstyle as he prepares to bringdown thecurtain on his Real Madrid career before joining Americanclub LosAngeles Galaxy in the summer.
Beckham, who was uncharactistically coy about showing off thelookon arrival at Reals training ground as he hurried inside, hasgonethrough a range of tonsorial metamorphoses in his four yearsinSpain.
Most notable was the samurai look with which he wowed Asianfanson first joining the club during an Asian pre-season tour.
Now a fashion icon as much as a footballer in this the twilightofhis career, the 31-year-old has changed his hairstyle ten timesinhis four years at Real according to a count by sports newspapersASand Marca.
Both papers gave front page coverage to the news that theformerEngland man has again spent time at the hairdressers.
Beckham, who turns 32 on Wednesday, is set to play inSundaysencounter at Athletic Bilbao as Real chase hard in thefinalfurlong for the league title.
They trail leaders Barcelona by just two points with sevengamesto go and Beckham therefore has a real chance of finallywinningsomething with the Spanish giants.
Beckhams new look is similar to the one sported byValenciagoalkeeper Santiago Canizares, who Beckham helped tobamboozle lastweekend with the freekick from which Real defenderSergio Ramosheaded home the clincher in a 2-1 victory.