hooligan


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delinquent

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a person who treats others violently and roughly, especially for hire

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Hooligan sprang from a meeting comprised of Alleva, Olson, and Spawn's CFO Lisa King.
Des hooligans russes ont promis un "festival de violence" lors du Mondial-2018, qui sera dispute en Russie, dans un reportage diffuse jeudi sur la BBC.
But its hooligan crew, the EBF, had a well-earned reputation for hardcore violence.
We have had ups and downs but I never thought the authorities would take the side of the hooligans.
A band spokesman said: "We are very excited for the launch of e Hooligan Factory and are very much looking forward to hearing Mr Baili[euro] on the soundtrack.
One Gremlin describes the event: "It was finally agreed that we would Mark Mennim, former football hooligan and member of the Gremlins gang meet at the ferry landing in North Shields.
Inspector Marian Maclean, of Football Coordination Unit Scotland (FoCUS), said: "There is a hard-core of hooligans in Scotland but many more who attend pre-arranged fights to watch.
He said: "We are looking very carefully at the situation because there are many activities on the hooligan scene in Poland, "On the hooligan side we are concerned but I also know the Polish Government is concerned.
FORMER football hooligans from South Wales have been linked to groups involved in anti-Islamic fundamentalist protests that have ended up in riots and arrests.
Cardiff fans can choose to be hooligan 'Mike the Chopper' - a thinly disguised reference to star Bluebirds striker Michael Chopra.
Then victims of hooligan attack reported to Batken oblast police department, Batyrov said.
Browse through any reputable bookstore in Britain and somewhere between Hare Krishna and hunting you'll likely find Hooligan Lit.
Brimming with nostalgia for an era when life was simpler, and boyhood was filled with mysteries, delights, and dreams, Hooligan is a cheerful tale of adventure and surprisingly ingenious pastimes.
The hooligan sat - an exploratory probe of his tongue confirmed that the trickle from an egg-sized lump forming on his cheek, was blood.
A BODYBUILDER and former football hooligan who wrote a book about his violent exploits with the Boro has died aged 42.