Do you remember how before he finally admitted to cheating on his cancer-stricken wife former presidential candidate John Edwards was dogged by a scandal involving $400 haircuts?
Well, Russian football star Andrei Arshavin might just be the pre-sex scandal John Edwards of the soccer world.
The recent Arsenal addition has reportedly refused out of superstition to get a haircut in London and will instead be flying his stylist in from St. Petersburg whenever he needs a fresh one.
When you sign a deal worth more than $20 million American to kick a ball around a field, you can afford the luxury of hand-picking a stylist to the stars.
But seriously, we’re talking about a footballer here. How inflated does his ego have to be to pay $400-plus to fly in a stylist to cut and style his mop top?