Mario Balotelli shows off mad new hairstyle… but will Nice star’s braided mohican help him end goal drought?
- Nice striker Mario Balotelli showed off a funky new hairstyle on Friday morning
- Balotelli has had his mohican braided ahead of Nice’s game against Amiens
- He has not yet scored a goal this season but has been booked four times
The former Liverpool striker has opted for a mohican hairstyle with braids and uploaded a collage of photos displaying his fresh lid.
Balotelli gave a shout-out to the stylist responsible as he wrote: ‘@iam_nikky #shelly amazing job guys’.
Nice striker Mario Balotelli, 28, showed off his new mohican hairstyle via Instagram on Friday
The former Liverpool man has had his hair braided ahead of Saturday’s game against Amiens
He also wrote: ‘LAST OF MOHICANS… thoughts?’
The Italian forward will debut his new hairstyle in Saturday’s Ligue 1 clash with Amiens at the Allianz Riviera.
Balotelli will be hoping that his change in appearance can bring about an uplift in fortune, after failing to score so far this season.
The 28-year-old has featured in five games for Nice this term and has four yellow cards but no goals.
Nice start the weekend 10th in the Ligue 1 table after taking 14 points from their first 11 matches.
Balotelli, pictured last week, has worn his hair in a spiked mohican style for much of the season
No 9 Balotelli has four yellow cards but no goals in five Ligue 1 matches for Nice so far this term