Alessandro, a football fan brandishing tattoos like those of Neymar's on his body
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Football fan copies Neymar's tattoos

Football fans pay homage to their idols in many ways. In Brazil, the latest craze among supporters is to copy their favourite footballer's tattoos.

Alessandro Corradini, an Italian Brazilian teenager, is one such fan. His idol is Neymar and he has already copied five of the striker's tattoos - even using the same tattoo artist.

Video produced by BBC Brasil's Camilla Costa.

  • 25 Jun 2014
  • From the section World
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