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Which of these 18 types of sports fan are you?

With added Kevin Costner, semi-naked man and horse haters.

1. The bare-chested fan

(Owen Humphreys/PA Archive/Press Association Images)

2. The Fantasy Football obsessive

(Fantasy Premier League screengrab)

3. The tattoo-loving sports fan

(Lewis Whyld/PA Archive/Press Association Images)

4. The type of fan who would take candy (or in this case, a baseball) from a baby

YouTube credit: verbality

5. The fun-loving fan

Pic via @bpfootball

6. The overly involved fan

YouTube credit: bulbulahamadnz

7. The fair-weather fan

via @NFLMemez

8. The unbelievably passionate fan

YouTube credit: tpsradio

9. The non-animal lover

via @kayaburgess


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10. The showboat

YouTube credit: getlads

11. The early bird

(INPHO/Morgan Treacy)

12. The ultra-aggressive fan

Via funnyordie.com

13. The celebrity fan

(INPHO/Billy Stickland)

14. The trolling fan

via @sarahmarsh82

15. The shameless fan

Via funnyordie.com

16. The wannabe manager

Via quickmeme.com

17. The long-suffering fan

YouTube credit: KSIOlajidebt

18. The unwise pitch-invader

YouTube credit: radfordred

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Paul Fennessy

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