Chelsea striker Olivier Giroud has kept his promise and shaved his head after France’s World Cup final win over Croatia.
The 31-year-old may not have had the best tournament individually, but he’s set to take his fair share of the headlines now with this drastic change to his appearance.
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Giroud tweeted a photo of his new hairstyle, shaving it as he promised after his child’s baptism on Sunday.
Olivier Giroud confirms he will shave his head bald: “I only have one word, so I will respect it. My wife wants me to do it after the baptism of our son on Sunday. Hugo Lloris also said he’d do it.” (Nice-Matin)
— Get French Football News (@GFFN) July 21, 2018
It’s very different to the Giroud we’ve come to know and love, but if anyone can make it work, then the man dubbed ‘HFB’ (Handsome French Bloke) by his former fans at Arsenal is surely the guy…
Chose promise chose due! ?#MerciThomas #Paritenu #?? #FierdetreBleus #?? pic.twitter.com/V8c9YpXD3J
— Olivier Giroud (@_OlivierGiroud_) July 22, 2018