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25 DENMARK

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DANISH SUPPORTERS ARE SO DAMN NICE

Love soccer but hate unruly fans? Welcome to life as a roligan. The movement, which draws its name from the Danish rolig, meaning peaceful, is the nation's answer to hooliganism. Roligans copiously imbibe but engage in cheerful revelry, not the violence and destruction of flare-launching, beer-smashing hooligans. Why will this matter? Consider: The Red-Whites have winnable games against Peru and Australia before a crucial round-ender against heavyweight France in Moscow ... which is a mere two-hour flight from Copenhagen. Rolig, baby, rolig!