Wow. Hot, hot, hot. A bit of stubble is nice, but that before pic was absolutely ridiculous. So much more doable now.
He apparently likes a good smooch too;
Actually that headline and accompanying story from The Daily Telegraph really shits me - they decided to play up the gay angle because he went and gave each of his team mates a peck on the cheek after being told he's got a spot on the Kangaroo's squad.
So he's not a big blokey bloke that only does the "three back pat" hug and doens't show any form of emotion or feelings. It was a nice gesture to his mates, nothing more.
Don't bother making stories out of nothing.