Aaron Long - New York Red Bulls - in mullet period
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#RIPMullet: Watch Red Bulls' Damien Perrinelle take Aaron Long for a trim

Sometimes great #soccer content comes from just giving players a camera and getting out of their way.

Aaron Long has had a breakout season at the heart of the New York Red Bulls' back line after rising from their USL side RBNY II, and besides his play, the center back has also been noticeable for his "business in the front, party in the back" hairstyle, which is... an acquired taste, to say the least. 

So this week his dapper French teammate Damien Perrinelle finally convinced him to get a new look, escorting him into the heart of Manhattan for an appointment with one of New York's finest stylists. And the club handed them a camera to document the experience. 

It's a good time:

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