The best World Cup hairdos -- mohawks, dreadlocks, afros and more

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The best World Cup hairdos -- mohawks, dreadlocks, afros and more
Brazil's Neymar practices during a training session of the Brazilian national soccer team at the Granja Comary training center in Teresopolis, Brazil, Sunday, June 15, 2014. Brazil plays in group A of the 2014 soccer World Cup. (AP Photo/Andre Penner)
Ghana's Asamoah Gyan celebrates his goal during their African Cup of Nations Group D soccer match against Mali at the Stade de Franceville in Franceville, Gabon, Saturday Jan. 28, 2012. (AP Photo/Themba Hadebe)
Ivory Coast's midfielder Geoffroy Serey Die cries as he listens to his national anthem before the start of the Group C football match between Colombia and Ivory Coast at the Mane Garrincha National Stadium in Brasilia during the 2014 FIFA World Cup on June 19, 2014. AFP PHOTO / ADRIAN DENNIS (Photo credit should read ADRIAN DENNIS/AFP/Getty Images)
United States' Kyle Beckerman talks during a press conference before a training session in Sao Paulo, Brazil, Thursday, June 19, 2014. The United States will play against Portugal in group G of the 2014 soccer World Cup on June 22. (AP Photo/Julio Cortez)
Ghana's captain Asamoah Gyan during their training at the team hotel in Nelspruit, South Africa, Tuesday Feb. 5, 2013. Ghana will play their African Cup of Nations semifinal soccer match against Burkina Faso on Wednesday Feb. 6, 2013. (AP Photo/Themba Hadebe)
FORTALEZA, BRAZIL - JUNE 17: David Luiz of Brazil sings the National Anthem during the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Group A match between Brazil and Mexico at Castelao on June 17, 2014 in Fortaleza, Brazil. (Photo by Michael Steele/Getty Images)
Algeria's midfielder Saphir Taider listens to the national anthem prior to a friendly football match between Algeria and Romania on June 4, 2014, in Geneva, ahead of the upcoming FIFA World Cup 2014 in Brazil. Algeria won 2-1. AFP PHOTO / FABRICE COFFRINI (Photo credit should read FABRICE COFFRINI/AFP/Getty Images)
Cameroon's forward Benjamin Moukandjo listens to his national anthem prior to the start of the friendly football match Germany vs Cameroon in preparation for the FIFA World Cup 2014, on June 1, 2014 in Moenchengladbach, western Germany. The match ended in a 2-2 draw. AFP PHOTO / JOHN MACDOUGALL (Photo credit should read JOHN MACDOUGALL/AFP/Getty Images)
Uruguay's Edinson Cavani gestures after missing a chance to score during a friendly soccer match against Northern Ireland in Montevideo, Uruguay, Friday, May 30, 2014. (AP Photo/Matilde Campodonico)
Croatia's midfielder Danijel Pranjic listens to the national anthem before the start of the 2014 World Cup international friendly football match between Switzerland and Croatia on March 5, 2014 at the AFG Arena in St Gallen. AFP PHOTO / MICHAEL BUHOLZER (Photo credit should read MICHAEL BUHOLZER/AFP/Getty Images)
Switzerland's goalkeeper Diego Benaglio listens to the national anthem before the start of the 2014 World Cup international friendly football match between Switzerland and Croatia on March 5, 2014 at the AFG Arena in St Gallen. AFP PHOTO / MICHAEL BUHOLZER (Photo credit should read MICHAEL BUHOLZER/AFP/Getty Images)
CASABLANCA, MOROCCO - NOVEMBER 16: Dame Ndoye of Senegal lines up for the National Anthem during the FIFA 2014 World Cup Qualifier Play-off Second Leg between Senegal and Ivory Coast at Stade Mohammed V on November 16, 2013 in Casablanca, Morocco. (Photo by Mike Hewitt/Getty Images)
CASABLANCA, MOROCCO - NOVEMBER 16: Gervinho of Ivory Coast lines up for the National Anthem ahead of the FIFA 2014 World Cup Qualifier Play-off Second Leg between Senegal and Ivory Coast at Stade Mohammed V on November 16, 2013 in Casablanca, Morocco. (Photo by Mike Hewitt/Getty Images)
WARRINGTON, ENGLAND - NOVEMBER 17: Eloni Vunakece (L) and Vitale Junior Roqica (R) of Fiji sing the national anthem during the Rugby League World Cup Quarter Final match between Samoa and Fiji at The Halliwell Jones Stadium on November 17, 2013 in Warrington, England. (Photo by Michael Steele/Getty Images)
Italy's Alberto Aquilani stands during the national anthem prior the FIFA 2014 World Cup Qualifier football match Italy vs Armenia on October 15, 2013 at the San Paolo stadium in Naples. AFP PHOTO / Filippo MONTEFORTE (Photo credit should read FILIPPO MONTEFORTE/AFP/Getty Images)
Italy's Alessio Cerci stands during the national anthem prior the FIFA 2014 World Cup Qualifier football match Italy vs Armenia on October 15, 2013 at the San Paolo stadium in Naples. AFP PHOTO / Filippo MONTEFORTE (Photo credit should read FILIPPO MONTEFORTE/AFP/Getty Images)
Italy's Mario Balotelli stands during the national anthem prior the FIFA 2014 World Cup Qualifier football match Italy vs Armenia on October 15, 2013 at the San Paolo stadium in Naples. AFP PHOTO / Filippo MONTEFORTE (Photo credit should read FILIPPO MONTEFORTE/AFP/Getty Images)
Ghana's midfielder Sulley Muntari listens on October 15, 2013 to his national anthem prior to the kick off of the Fifa World Cup 2014 qualifying football match Ghana vs Egypt at Baba Yara stadium in Kumasi. AFP PHOTO/STR (Photo credit should read STR/AFP/Getty Images)
England national soccer team player Raheem Sterling listens to a question from a journalist during a press conference after a squad training session that was closed to the media for the 2014 soccer World Cup at the Urca military base in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Tuesday, June 17, 2014. (AP Photo/Matt Dunham)
Belgium's midfielder Axel Witsel looks on during the line up for the national anthem during the 2014 World Cup Group G qualifying football match between Belgium and Wales at King Baudouin stadium in Brussels on October 15, 2013. AFP PHOTO / JOHN THYS (Photo credit should read JOHN THYS/AFP/Getty Images)
BRUSSELS, BELGIUM - OCTOBER 15: Romelu Lukaku of Belgium stands for the national anthem prior to the FIFA 2014 World Cup Qualifying Group A match between Belgium and Wales at King Baudouin Stadium on October 15, 2013 in Brussels, Belgium. (Photo by Dean Mouhtaropoulos/Getty Images)
West Indies cricketer Sunil Narine observes the national anthem before the start of the ICC Twenty20 Cricket World Cup match between Australia and West Indies at the R. Premadasa Stadium in Colombo on September 22, 2012. AFP PHOTO/ LAKRUWAN WANNIARACHCHI (Photo credit should read LAKRUWAN WANNIARACHCHI/AFP/GettyImages)
MONTEVIDEO, URUGUAY - SEPTEMBER 11: Uruguay's Luis Suarez and Diego Forlan sing the national anthem during a match between Uruguay and Ecuador as part of the South American Qualifiers for the FIFA Brazil 2014 World Cup at the Estadio Centenario on September 11, 2012 in Montevideo, Uruguay. (Photo by Dante Fernandez/LatinContent/Getty Images)
Croatia's Mario Mandzukic listens to the national anthem ahead of the international soccer friendly match between Croatia and Mali, in Osijek, Croatia, Saturday, May 31, 2014. (AP Photo/Darko Bandic)
Cameroon's Benoit Assou Ekotto listens to the national anthems before their friendly soccer match with Portugal Wednesday, March 5 2014, in Leiria, Portugal. The game is part of both teams' preparation for the World Cup in Brazil. (AP Photo/Armando Franca)
Cameroon's captain Samuel Eto'o listens to his national anthem prior to the start of the friendly football match Germany vs Cameroon in preparation for the FIFA World Cup 2014, on June 1, 2014 in Moenchengladbach, western Germany. The match ended in a 2-2 draw. AFP PHOTO / JOHN MACDOUGALL (Photo credit should read JOHN MACDOUGALL/AFP/Getty Images)
Paul Pogba of the French soccer team pays attention to a national anthem during a World Cup qualifying playoff second-leg soccer match France against Ukraine at Stade de France stadium in Saint Denis, outside Paris, Tuesday, Nov. 19, 2013. France beats Ukraine 3-0 in playoff second leg to qualify for World Cup. (AP Photo/Michel Euler)
Netherlands' Daley Blind listens to the national anthem during the Group D World Cup qualifying soccer match between Netherlands and Hungary, at ArenA stadium in Amsterdam, Netherlands, Friday Oct. 11, 2013. (AP Photo/Peter Dejong)
Croatia's Mario Mandzukic listens to the national anthem ahead of the group A World Cup qualifying soccer match between Croatia and Scotland, in Zagreb, Croatia, Friday, June 7, 2013. (AP Photo/Darko Bandic)
Panama's Luis Tejada stands during the national anthem before a World Cup qualifier soccer match against the USA, Tuesday, June 11, 2013, in Seattle. (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren)
Chile's Arturo Vidal stands during the playing of Paraguay's national anthem before a 2014 World Cup qualifying soccer match against Paraguay in Asuncion, Paraguay, Friday, June 7, 2013. (AP Photo/Jorge Saenz)
Belgium's Marouane Fellaini listens to the Belgian national anthem during the World Cup Group A qualifying soccer match between Belgium and Serbia at the King Baudouin Stadium in Brussels, Friday, June 7, 2013. (AP Photo/Geert Vanden Wijngaert)
Raul Meireles grabs the ball during a training session of Portugal in Campinas, Brazil, Thursday, June 19, 2014. Portugal plays in group G of the Brazil 2014 soccer World Cup. (AP Photo/Paulo Duarte)
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This World Cup, viewers have been dazzled by competition, athletic skill, patriotism, emotion -- and hair. Brazil's Neymar, Portugal's Raul Meireles, England's Raheem Sterling, Cameroon's Benoît Assou-Ekotto, Ghana's Asamoah Gyan and America's Kyle Beckerman -- these guys know a thing or two about making a statement, per their rocking World Cup 'dos.

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