04 April 2012 11:09 | By Francis Whittaker
Portuguese fans: in pictures

Road trip

Road trip (© REUTERS/Howard Burditt)
  • Road trip (© REUTERS/Howard Burditt)
  • Round of 16 (© REUTERS/Paul Hanna)
  • Working the camera (© REUTERS/Stefan Wermuth)
  • Goal reaction (© REUTERS/Nacho Doce)
  • Portugal vs Brazil (© REUTERS/Yves Herman)
  • Portugal v Ivory Coast (© REUTERS/Paul Hanna)
  • Face paint (© REUTERS/Yves Herman)
  • Denmark vs Portugal (© REUTERS/Bob Strong)
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Portugal fans Joaquim Batista (left) and Jorge Franco pose next to a van they drove from Portugal to South Africa for the 2010 World Cup in Port Elizabeth. Three Portuguese fans drove 20,000 kilometres through 13 countries, braved gunmen in Sudan, made Ethiopian children smile and dodged trouble by trading Ronaldo shirts while travelling to watch Portugal's World Cup opener against the Ivory Coast.