Dani Alves behind the bald look of Neymar Jr.
Last week when Barcelona faced Las Palmas. The football world was surprised. Barcelona and Neymar fans were in shock. Well of course the major event was the injury of Lionel Messi. But that wasn’t the only thing. As Neymar Jr. stepped on the pitch. Many failed to recognize him at first glance. As the player had a shaved head. The signature Neymar undercut hairstyle was gone. And it was Neymar in a new look. A shaved head. Social media was abuzz and fans around the world wanted to know the reason behind this radical change in Neymar Jr’s look.
Neymar Jr. has always experimented with his looks and hairstyles. But reportedly this one didn’t go quite well with the sponsors. Particularly Gillette and Poker stars were frustrated with this new look of Neymar Jr. and they are unwilling to have Neymar with this look in their commercials. But why did Neymr Jr. shave his head? Well, according to reports the person behind this move is Dani Alves. Neymar’s Barcelona and Brazilian teammate Dani Alves persuaded him to shave his head. Neymar and Dani Alves has the same hair cut in World Cup 2014 as well. So it is not surprising that the duo has done it again.
But what might surprise you even more is that Dani Alves himself shaved Neyamr Jr’s head in the dressing room few hours before the match against Las Palmas.