Monday, January 21, 2013

Torres’ new haircut gets Twitter talking

(Tony Marshall-EMPICS Sport)
New haircut, new beginning? Was that the thinking behind Fernando Torres’ brand new ‘do?

The endlessly-maligned Spanish striker unveiled his new look at a snowbound Stamford Bridge as Chelsea hosted Arsenal in the day’s first Premier League fixture.

Torres, who has consistently failed to produce his best form since moving to Chelsea for £50m, ordinarily provokes much comment on Twitter for his listless performances in a Blues shirt.

Today, it was his hair that got people talking.

Reaction to Torres’ haircut was best summed up by broadcaster Georgie Bingham: