Colourful fans will light up World Cup 2014

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World Cup 2014

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The World Cup brings together the planet's best footballers and its most colourful fans. Here are some of the best photos of fans from matches involving some of the qualified teams. You can expect to see many more like them during Brazil 2014.

Pictured here, a Brazil fan cheers in Rio de Janeiro in June 2013.

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England

An England fan is seen in London in September 2012.

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Germany

A Germany fan in Moenchengladbach, Germany in June 2006.

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Holland

A Holland fan in Port Elizabeth, South Africa in July 2010.

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Italy

An Italy fan cheers in Vienna, Austria in June 2008.

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Russia

A Russia fan smiles in Donetsk, Ukraine in June 2012.

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Colombia

A fan of Colombia is seen in Barranquilla, Colombia in October 2013.

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Ghana

A Ghana fan celebrates in Rustenburg, South Africa in June 2010.

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Croatia

A Croatia fan in Klagenfurt, Austria in June 2008.

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Argentina

An Argentina fan in Polokwane, South Africa in 2010.

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Cameroon

A Cameroon fan waits in Pretoria, South Africa in June 2010.

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Belgium

Belgium fans cheer in Glasgow, Scotland in September 2013.

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Ecuador

An Ecuador fan enters the stadium in Quito in September 2012.

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Greece

A Greece fan celebrates in Warsaw, Poland in June 2012.

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Australia

An Australia fan celebrates in Moenchengladbach, Germany in March 2011.

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Honduras

A Honduras fan in Washington, DC, United States in July 2009.

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United States

United States fans cheer in East Hartford, Connecticut in May 2010.

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Iran

An Iran fan in Doha, Qatar in January 2011.

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Switzerland

A Switzerland fan in Basel, Switzerland in June 2008.

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Bosnia-Herzegovina

Fans of Bosnia-Herzegovina pose in Zenica, Bosnia & Herzegovina in November 2009.

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Japan

Japan fans pose in Durban, South Africa in June 2010.

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Algeria

An Algeria fan in Pretoria, South Africa in 2010.

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Mexico

A Mexico fan in Rustenburg, South Africa in June 2010.

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Chile

A Chile fan is pictured in Nelspruit, South Africa in June 2010.

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France

A France fan in Donetsk, Ukraine in June 2012.

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Spain

A Spain fan cheers in Gdansk, Poland in June 2012.

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South Korea

A South Korea fan in Johannesburg, South Africa in June 2010.

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Portugal

A Portugal fan in Donetsk, Ukraine in June 2012.

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Nigeria

A Nigeria fan in Bloemfontein, South Africa in June 2010.

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Costa Rica

A Costa Rica fan wears face paint in Munich, Germany in June 2006.