The difference is that, while completely
, they are more or less driven by national pride. Whatever you think that's a good or bad thing, it's your choice.
In the meantime, most Fedophiles are gloryhunters who think that rooting for the best player somehow makes them superiour to other fanbases and they feel entitled to feel owners to at least a part of Fed's greatness.
Any form of nationalism is the cancer of humanity. And that's nationalism we're talking about, not national pride (go read that thread on Milosevic in NT to get the big picture).