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The #PabloStache: When your facial hair trends on Twitter, as Mastroeni’s did during the MLS draft in 2015, you know your follicles have made a statement. —Photo by Benjamin Rasmussen

Pablo’s Proceeding Hairlines

Pablo’s Mastroeni’s hair has, ahem, changed over time. Check out his transformation through the years. 


Read about Pablo Mastroeni’s tumultuous transition to head coach of the Colorado Rapids in “Head Games” from the March issue of 5280.



2001 | Dread Head

Mastroeni goes long—very long.

2002 | The Sampson

Someone lopped off his locks, but Mastroeni doesn’t seem to mind.

2008 | The Soul Patch

Clean cut…but not.




2010, Part I | The Undecided

A hair band is necessary to hold back this mane.


2010, Part II | Mountain Man


What a difference a few months make.




2011 | The Baby Goatee

Just a shadow of what will become #PabloStache (pictured at top)



Natasha Gardner, Articles Editor

Natasha Gardner writes and edits longform journalism and multimedia projects for 5280 and is a regular columnist for 5280.com.

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