Daniel Alves' Brazil Teammates, Friends Hit #WeAreAllMonkeys Banana Tribute

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Daniel Alves' Brazil Teammates, Friends Hit #WeAreAllMonkeys Banana Tribute
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Dani Alves' response to a fan throwing a banana at him during Barcelona's trip to Villarreal on Sunday drew huge praise from the football world.

Alves barely broke his stride, but picked up the banana, took a bite from it, and continued with the corner.

Later, his Brazil and Barcelona teammate Neymar started a #weareallmonkeys tag in support of his friend (#somostodosmacacos in Portuguese, his native language).

And it has caught on amongst the Brazil team and beyond, a positive message as a serious issue is thrown into focus.

Here are some of the shows of support. 

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