Manchester City striker Erling Haaland showed off a new hairstyle before returning to the Premier League.
The 22-year-old returned to action last week after missing out on the World Cup in Qatar when Norway failed to qualify.
He scored one goal to help City to a 3-2 victory over Liverpool in the Carabao Cup.
And he is expected to be named in Pep Guardiola’s starting lineup again when the Sky Blues take on Leeds on Wednesday.
In preparation for the celebratory fixture, Haaland took to social media on Boxing Day to show off his new Vikings-inspired look.
striker murmured The way he worked hard in training was impressive, but one thing was clearly different.
Instead of her usual hairstyle, Harland tied her long hair in braids.
Along with the photo, he tweeted, “Viking mode activated.”
The superstar striker will continue his search for the Golden Boot after City’s Premier League campaign resumes.
He is now the league’s top scorer with 18 goals in 14 appearances.
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Man City are currently third in the Premier League standings, eight points behind league leaders Arsenal.
Newcastle moved up to second place after a 3-0 win over Leicester on Monday.