07/13/2012 09:08 pm ET Updated Sep 12, 2012

Top 10 Most Outrageous Hairstyles in Soccer

While the cava settles in Madrid, and with the Community Shield still close to a month away, the North American soccer community is left to mull over what has been a tremendously entertaining year of international football. While we wait for the European seasons to begin again, we are afforded time for recollection.

What better to look back upon than the one thing that footballer's seem to value more than the individual plaudits, goals, trophies and exorbitant salaries -- their hairstyles!

With Cristiano Ronaldo setting the bar at this year's European Championships with his overly gelled Portugese metro mullet, we look back at some of the most outrageous hairstyles to ever grace the pitch.

Top 10 Most Outrageous Hairstyles in Soccer