It's the star of the show at the Brazil world cup. It's not a player, a stadium or even a fan.

It's the one thing that football needs more than anything else.... a ball.

And as Nicole Johnston reports, Pakistan doesn't have a team in Brazil, but its still a major player.

 

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Source: Al Jazeera