Sometimes it is needed to put your hair up when your playing football. This is needed because you have to be able to control the best possible way and by having long hair this is sometimes hard. The solution for this is of course using a hairband which keeps you hair in place, it isn't harder than this. So are you getting a bit long haired yourself and don't see any reason in getting a new haircut, then the best solution would be to get a hairband.Read more
Are you looking in the different leagues around the world, you might then notice that a lot of players are using hairbands. One player has particularly taken this in use and has gotten a lot of attention because of it. The player is Gareth Bale, which has take an more South European approach to his hairstyle and therefore using a hairband.