Signing for Santos would be a big moment for any player at the moment, with the thought of joining Neymar a potentially persuasive factor.

However, any decision might be re-thought after seeing this official video from the club, which shows three new players with disastrous new haircuts.

The ‘hazing’ comes in the shape of Neymar and a pair of clippers, with the samba starlet ‘welcoming’ new players to the club in comical fashion as a part-time barber.

Whilst most initiations would normally involve a song on the team bus, things always seem to be done a little bit differently when Neymar is involved – both on and off the pitch.

Enjoy the video at the top of this story, and let us know what you think would be the ‘best’ initiation for any new player…

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