Captured: Copenhagen fans on tour

European nights are always special. Fans follow their team all across the continent, moving in packs for midweek getaways in which the ninety minutes of football action is just a fraction.

Be it Champions League or Europa League, qualifying round or knockout stages, European fixtures are a chance for fans to meet new people and experience new cultures. For those who arrived in Amsterdam this week from Copenhagen, the end result of their midweek excursion was elimination from the Europa League. A tough result to take, surely.

Yet, as Life After Football captured on Thursday at the Amsterdam Arena, what happens on the pitch is just the start. The travelling, the camaraderie, the drinking, the eating, the culture – it all takes place in whatever city and whatever stadium hosts such special nights. Here’s to many more great evenings of football from here until the finals in May…