One time they walk arm in arm around a European capital.
Another time they drink cognac, visit museums and sing together.
The last time Patrick, Kent and Pelle get into a taxi.
Patrick is sitting alone in a loud breakfast canteen. It is 1 June 2022. It is 15 minutes until his life will change; 16 months until it will end. The early summer morning in Ljubljana is hot. The City Hotel is central and the price decent but that’s not the reason the 59-year-old has booked a room there – he just wants to be around other Swedes.
That’s what the dedicated fans of the Swedish national team do. At…