It’s secure to mention this unswerving Flamengo supporter won’t ever wish to purchase a brand new house blouse ever once more.
Jose Mauricio dos Anjos loves the Brazil-based aspect such a lot, he has determined to tattoo the group colors throughout his whole higher frame.
All of the tattoo took a yr to finish and concerned 90 hours spent in agony being jabbed with a needle over the process 32 periods.
Dos Anjos has turn into a star within the space, posing for numerous selfies with Brazilian fashions and previous Flamengo avid gamers – together with the mythical Zico.
Sooner than committing to all the blouse, the 33-year-old has a vulture on his bicep which his father ony allowed him to get as soon as he became 18.
Marvel what he thinks of his newest ink…
Dos Anjos left a portion of the again of his pores and skin clean in an effort to get the quantity 10 on his blouse, which used to be retired after being worn with such difference through Zico.
After being quoted £165 for simply the shoulder and chest space, the tattoo artist determined to provide him the remaining totally free.
He advised mag Vice: “A large number of other people advised me that I might really feel a large number of ache on my ribs and armpits. The ribs harm, however the backbone used to be the worst – that used to be simply horrible. My neck and abdomen harm beautiful dangerous, too, however the remaining used to be fantastic.
“Other folks inquire from me if I do not in finding it bizarre that I am all the time dressed in a Flamengo blouse. And I simply do not. To me, it is customary. But it surely does not look like someone I communicate to about it in reality dislikes my tattoo.
“Once I advised her (my spouse), she mentioned: ‘Forestall – are you loopy? Do not do this.’ However then we sat down and we talked. She concept other people would pick out on me, say stuff in the back of my again or pick out a struggle with me on account of the tattoo.
“And he or she anxious that my circle of relatives would get disenchanted. My spouse may be a Flamengo fan, however she is not as loopy about it as I’m. On the finish of the day, she authorised it.
“I met Zico in Rio de Janeiro closing December. He used to be stunned, and touched it to ensure it wasn’t painted on. I requested him to signal my pores and skin and I then were given his signature tattooed.
“(I nonetheless put on a Flamengo blouse) a minimum of two times every week. I am all the time shirtless when I am at house, but if I am outdoor that’s now not in point of fact imaginable but – a contemporary tattoo should not be uncovered to the solar.
“I would possibly get every other tattoo associated with Flamengo, most likely on my leg or my arm. However I am not going to get anything else as giant as this.”
Watch the unbelievable (but painful) pictures underneath!