The world has every right to tease Americans for being kinda dorky in our soccer enthusiasm, but all you need to do to establish a tradition is do something different and persist with it. Eventually it will stick. So, uh, I guess bringing college flags -- football school flags in particular -- to World Cup games is gonna be one of our things?
Most recently, a Michigan flag was seen in the crowd at a 2018 World Cup match between Russia and Egypt in St. Petersburg:
In 2014, Auburn fans spotted their flag in the crowd at Mexico-Croatia on Monday:
Good Bull Hunting interviewed the ubiquitous Texas A&M fan:
And yes everyone... That was me with the a&m flag pic.twitter.com/sqCDhMT5t0— Ryan Walton '17 (@ryanwwalton) June 23, 2014
South Carolina needs to do a better job getting on TV:
And we've yet to see or hear any Rolling of Tide. We know you're there, Bama.