ORANGE TREE FC

BRAZIL

In 2009, electricity came to the remote Amazonian village of Lapetanha, Brazil, and local Suruí tribe members started watching football broadcasts. Now Suruí teens play football and hunt game wearing team jerseys over their traditional skin-paintings. A few even sport wide “mohawks” like FC Barcelona forward and 22-year-old São Paolista Neymar Jr., whose own mohawk derives from a traditional hairstyle of North America’s indigenous Mohawk nation