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How Much Of A Soccer Fan Are You REALLY Though?

**Watches ONE World Cup match**

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  1. Check off everything you've done for the sake of soccer:
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    You've canceled medical appointments because of a game.
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    You've rescheduled a social event because of a game.
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    You've missed important family or work events because of a game.
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    You've planned an entire weekend around a soccer game.
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    You've timed your vacation to coincide with the World Cup.
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    You've had a serious fight with a friend because of the team they support.
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    You've lost friendships over soccer.
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    You've started a relationship over your love for soccer.
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    You've ended a long relationship because soccer got in the way.
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    You know at least two bars near you where you can catch a game.
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    You own at least two jerseys.
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    You have at least one jersey preserved in mint condition that isn't for wearing.
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    You have a drawer dedicated to jerseys.
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    You've spent more money than you should have on tickets to a game.
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    You've spent the day in front of the TV watching every possible game during a tournament.
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    You've painted your face to support your team.
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    You've painted the streets/sidewalk to support your team.
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    You've traveled to other cities to see a game.
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    You've traveled to other states to see a game.
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    You've traveled to another country because of a game.
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    You wouldn't leave the house after your team lost.
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    You follow all of the members of your team on social media.
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    You've been part of an organized team fan club.
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    You've stayed at a game even though there was horrible weather.
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    You've watched a Champions League final at a movie theater.
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    You've hosted a game watch party.
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    You've played on a soccer team before as a kid.
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    You know the schedule of all the local teams in your region.
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    You play soccer more than twice a week.
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    You've hurt a part of your body from playing soccer.
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    You've cried because of soccer.
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    You've chatted with strangers on the street because you were wearing a certain jersey.
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    You've given your favorite players nicknames.
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    You have at least three pre-game rituals that you carry out.
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    You've got a tattoo related to your team.
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    You've gone to watch your favorite team practice.
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    You've spent hours waiting for an autograph from a player.
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    You've stood in line for hours (either virtually or IRL) to get a ticket to an important game.
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    You shout at the TV when you're watching a game.
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    You know the entire history of your favorite team.
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    You've watched more than 40 movies about soccer.
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    You've named a pet or a child after a famous soccer player.
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    You're named after a famous soccer player yourself.
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    You have a group text where you only talk about soccer.
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    You've won bets made over soccer.
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    You've lost bets, too.
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    You've been to a World Cup match.

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This post was translated from Portuguese.

 
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