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Photos: Crazy World Cup styles

At one time in our lives, we've all done it. A spur of the moment decision that will haunt us forever. Whether it's that snap decision to get you hair braided on a beach holiday, or buying those white cords that you're convinced will look great with your blue suede shoes. Bad style choices are a universal affliction, and one football is not immune to. As we prepare to celebrate the finest footballers on the planet at Brazil 2014, it's also an ideal time to recoil in horror at some of the more outrageous styles the tournament has thrown up in its 84-year history.

At one time in our lives, we've all done it. A spur of the moment decision that will haunt us forever. Whether it's that snap decision to get you hair braided on a beach holiday, or buying those white cords that you're convinced will look great with your blue suede shoes. Bad style choices are a universal affliction, and one football is not immune to. As we prepare to celebrate the finest footballers on the planet at Brazil 2014, it's also an ideal time to recoil in horror at some of the more outrageous styles the tournament has thrown up in its 84-year history.