World Cup hair award goes to…

Footballing superstar Cristiano Ronaldo’s supermodel girlfriend Irina Shayka has been crowned World Cup WAG with the best hair.
The 28-year-old Russian beauty and her flowing brunette locks came top in a poll by users of online hair and beauty retailer


The respondents were given a list of ten footballing stars’ other halves and asked to pick out the one that they thought had the best barnet. Irina, who has featured in Vogue, Elle and Harpers Bazaar took the top spot with almost a quarter of the votes. Respondents agreed that the partner to the famous Portuguese forward was head and shoulders above the rest when it came to her hair due to it’s immaculate condition and always being full of bounce and shine.

Close behind was fashion designer and loveable mum of two Coleen Rooney. The wife of six years to English forward Wayne Rooney received 17% of the vote with respondents loving her volumised locks.

Coleen Rooney

In third place was the popular presenter Christine Bleakley who has her finger on the fashion button. The girlfriend to Chelsea’s leading goal scorer of all time, Frank Lampard, scored 15% of the vote, with respondents loving her well-kept hairstyle.

Taking fourth place was singing superstar Shakira who met her partner and Spanish defender, Gerard Pique when filming the video for her 2010 World Cup song Waka Waka. Respondents loved this blonde haired bombshell who looks as if she’s stepped straight off the beach, keeping her in the top half of the list with 13% of the vote.


England goalkeeper and heartthrob Joe Hart’s girlfriend, Kimberly Crew and her bouncy platinum blonde ringlets came in next in fifth place with 10% of the vote, beating ultimate WAG Alex Gerrard, wife to the English captain Steven Gerrard. The English model and fashion columnist’s parted fringe style brought her in at sixth place with eight per cent of the votes.

Partner to English defender Chris Smalling, glamour model Sam Cooke, was polled at number seven on the list with six per cent of the vote due to her shiny poker straight barnet.

The Apprentice winner and partner to Fraser Forester, Leah Totton came in eighth. The doctor and businesswoman scored five per cent of the vote for her silky smooth locks.

Taking ninth and tenth place respectively were Spain Midfielder Cesc Fabergas’ girlfriend Daniella Semaan alongside brunette bombshell and girlfriend to Mexican goal scorer Javier Hernandez, Leticia Sahagun.

One respondent said: “I love Irina Shayk’s look. Her flowing brunette hair always looks in great condition and full of volume and shine. I wish I could get my hair to look as flawless as hers.”

Overall results

  1. Irina Shayk                         21%
  2. Coleen Rooney                   17%
  3. Christine Bleakley             15%
  4. Shakira                                13%
  5. Kimberly Crew                   10%
  6. Alex Gerrard                       8%
  7. Sam Cooke                          6%
  8. Leah Totton                        5%
  9. Daniella Semaan                3%
  10. Leticia Sahagun                  2%

About Lee Hall

Lover of all things FAST. If I am not in the office, you can find me near a track or under a car. I also work with a great people in TrendLife's Editorial team.

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