Johannesburg, South Africa
To match Feature SOCCER-WORLD/MAKARAPA
A worker checks makarapa fan helmets at a factory in Wyneburg May 14, 2010. The king of South Africa's makarapa fan helmet has moved from his township workshop to a factory to meet World Cup demand and expects the elaborate headgear to become a global craze after the tournament. Dancing fans wearing the brightly painted hats made from converted plastic construction helmets, often paired with giant mock glasses, are a trademark of the South African game.
Photo taken May 14, 2010. To match Feature SOCCER-WORLD/MAKARAPA REUTERS/Siphiwe Sibeko (SOUTH AFRICA - Tags: SPORT SOCCER WORLD CUP)