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Football's worst fashion mistakes

  |  January 9, 2013

Lionel Messi collects his fourth Ballon d'Or. Pic: Olivier Morin/AFP
Lionel Messi collects his fourth Ballon d'Or.  Pic: Olivier Morin/AFP

Lionel Messi's skills have wowed football once again, leading to the Argentine superstar picking up his fourth consecutive Ballon d'Or as the best player in the world.  But his fashion skills are clearly some way behind his ball control.

Judging by the horrendous suit he wore to receive the award this week, at any rate, he's not likely to be adding a well dressed man gong to his Ballon d'Or.  Here's some other fashion faux pax committed in the name of football...

And if that's not enough for you, don't miss our look back at some of sport's worst jerseys...