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: