Beard Styles

Footballers with Beards: Class on the Field, Swag Off It

Footballers with beards in a never ending and trending story. Many footballers have graced the pitch with cool and professionally maintained beard styles hence attracted their followers to adopt few aswell. Football is the most followed sport around the world, and people love to follow fashion trends being followed by their favorite footballer. Beard is one of those fashions and this article has a small list of best beards in football.

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Footballers With Beards


Andrea Pirlo:

When it comes to footballers with beards, no one can imagine the list without Italian midfielder Andrea Pirlo. His beard has everything, grace, swag, appeal and charisma.

best beards in football

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Gerrad Pique:

Another cool name without which this list can’t be completed is Spanish and Barcelona center back Gerrad Pique. Shakira’s husband was voted most handsome player of euro cup 2016.

Footballers with beards


Sergio Ramos:

Real Madrid center back have rocked the pitch with smartly handled beard over the years.

Sergio Ramos

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Lionel Messi:

One latest name in the list of footballers with beards is 5 times world best footballers of the year award winner Lionel Messi. Lionel Messi used to appear on field with casual stubble in the past but his swag with beard really went viral when he appeared for Copa America 2016 training camp. Since then, he has ruled with very well thought out beard style.

lionel messi beard


David Beckham:

They say ladies watched football because of Beckham at his time, well after looking at his personality and style, no doubt. He rocked so many beard styles and became an icon for those.

24 Sep 2015, Manhattan, New York City, New York State, USA --- UNICEF Goodwill Ambassador David Beckham listen as United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon speaks at the Unveiling of A Digital Installation To Bring The Voices Of Young People To the UN General Assembly at United Nations on September 24, 2015 in New York City Pictured: David Beckham --- Image by © Splash News/Splash News/Corbis


David Villa:

Soul patch and David villa were better companions than Barcelona and Villa I suppose. Joke aside, he did complete justice with Soul Patch and kept it for many years.

David Villa beard


Birkir Bjarnason:

Iceland teams 1st appearance at euro surprise was full of success and thrill. And Birkir Bjarnason a player with amazing sex appeal and cool beard style was a key figure in the squad. Well a tweet can explain it better than words.


Birkir Bjarnason beard


Asgeir Borkur:

Another Icelandic footballer beard icon is Asgier Borku. He rocked the pitch with awesomely kept Bandholz beard style.

Icelandic footballer beard


Arda Turan:

Turkish and present FC Barcelona midfielder has a swag to offer in beard.

2015-07-09_Arribada ARDA TURAN


Xabi Alonso:

Spanish defensive midfielder, who played for Liverpool, Real Madrid and Bayern Munich has a name to remember when it comes to beards in football.

Xabi Alonso beard


Matthias Holst

Matthias Holst is a German international footballer. His beard is too prominent, manly and thick and we have included in our list of footballers with beards. Young generation can consider him as an icon while experimenting a beard.

Matthias Holst

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Raul Meireles

This Portugal midfielder was a class with beard. Though he was not part of euro wining squad but have served his nation for years and years.

Raul Meireles beard


Thierry Henry

French but not with French beard, has rocked emirates, nou camp and many other fields with sensational beard.

Henry beard


Tim Howard

This great American goal keeper who made his success in even premier league is another big name in our list.

Tim Howard beard


Daniele de Rossi

Among few of the greatest football beards is De Rossi. Italian with great swag and attraction.

EMPOLI, ITALY - SEPTEMBER 13: Daniele De Rossi of Empoli FC reacts during the Serie A match between Empoli FC and AS Roma at Stadio Carlo Castellani on September 13, 2014 in Empoli, Italy. (Photo by Gabriele Maltinti/Getty Images)


Gennaro Gattuso

An important pillar of Italian world cup winner squad and male with Italian charm. His beard is also in our list.

Gennaro Gattuso beard


This was a small list of footballers with beards. Hope you loved it, suggestions are welcome in comments.


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