For some fans, watching from the bleachers isn't close enough
For some fans, watching the game from the bleachers isn't close enough. Whether inspired by a political cause, the desire for 15 minutes of fame, or just too much alcohol, these fans went from watching the action to being a part of it themselves. Pictured here, a steward tackles a fan on the field after the World Cup quarter-final between Brazil and Colombia in Fortaleza on July 4, 2014.
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