Gurkas

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Soccer is the most widely spread sport in the world and the one that generates the most passionate feelings. Nevertheless, only very few people get to play in professional fields while the number of fans of this sport is immense. Each team has, at different rates, faithful fans that are constantly present, fans that maybe someday dreamt of being in the place of the players they cheer and support. This is the story of those who live soccer outside the field and nevertheless also play. This story is about the members of a barra brava, the hard core fans, that live soccer passionately from the stands, in their own field, with their own rules.

Series selected for the 11th Showing Latin American Photographs – Adocs 2011, Cantabria, Spain.