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Colorful soccer fans of 2014 World Cup

Published: May 13 2014 12:08:04 PM EDT   Updated On: Jun 30 2014 02:33:42 PM EDT

Few sports fans epitomize the word "fanatic" quite like soccer fans. With the 2014 World Cup underway, take a look at some of the more colorful and passionate fans cheering on their countries.

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French soccer fans watch the 2014 World Cup soccer match between France and Nigeria on a large screen at Copacabana beach in Rio de Janeiro on June 30, 2014.

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