While major football transfers being confirmed via social media is something fans are getting used to, having the hairdresser confirm it is another thing altogether.
Carlos Moles, on his personal website, wrote a blog with a picture of the Chilean, saying that Alexis had come in to say goodbye, while linking to reports of his move to Arsenal. Proof if proof were needed that people have a habit of gossiping with the people cutting their hair...
Now all it needs is Arsenal and Barcelona to mention it. But once the hairdresser tells you, you can take it as fact.