Ratted Out: Velasquez cuts his rattail

RSL midfielder Sebastian Velasquez made a big change late last week, breaking our hearts by cutting his signature rattail last Thursday



Velasquez has had a wild ‘do since being drafted by RSL in 2012, with his trademark bleached Mohawk/rattail combo earning plenty of love – and a little consternation – across the Wasatch Front. His hair even earned him a nickname among the RSL faithful, with fans dubbing him Rufio in honor of a look-alike character from the early-90’s movie Hook.

Here’s another peek at Velasquez’s new look:



We’ll talk to Seba – and his teammates – about rattail-gate when preseason opens later this week. Stay tuned...