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Tony Kinsella published a poem on the site Football Poets 6 years, 8 months ago
The rhyme scheme goes to pot, though
When they select Benoit Essau-Ekkoto.
Tony Kinsella published a poem on the site Football Poets 9 years, 6 months ago
You sound like Emile Heskey’s
Tony Kinsella published a poem on the site Football Poets 10 years, 4 months ago
We’ll be dreaming
That we’re winning
We’ll be dreaming…
We get knocked out
Then we go home again
We always book a return flight
We get knocked out
And shoot off home again
cos Scotland are a shower of a […]
Tony Kinsella published a poem on the site Football Poets 11 years, 8 months ago
If a tree falls
In the forest
When nobody is there
Apart from Arsene Wenger
Does anyone see it fall?
Tony Kinsella published a poem on the site Football Poets 11 years, 9 months ago
They came for Wrexham
But I didn’t support Wrexham
So I did nothing.
They came for Luton Town
But I didn’t support Luton Town
So I did nothing.
They came for Gretna
But I didn’t support Gretna
So I did […]
I Have A Dream
One Small Step For A Man …
Ich Bin Ein Berliner
They Think It’s All Over … It Is Now!
In the Parthenon of eloquence
Ken Wolstenholme makes perfect sense
The immortal words
He was heard to […]
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10th December 2019 at 11:47 pm
Hi Denys, it’s great to have another Toffee posting on Footy Poets. I haven’t contributed for some time, but if you click my name you’ll find some Everton poems going back several years.
Yes, now we’re all made up about the Chelsea result. And the return of the team spirit. And the two strikers formation.
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21st November 2019 at 10:11 am
Thank you Al and Welcome to Football Poets..
Too often in the shadow and wake of Hillsborough, Bradford and Heysel, your powerful and emotive lines remind us of a tragic day when 66 died and many more were injured at Ibrox .
4th November 2019 at 9:51 am
great three lines Alex…table football..says it all
16th October 2019 at 10:50 pm
Kev….. the Rev, of that place that rhymes with Les Fridge!
23rd September 2019 at 6:39 pm
Lewis Carroll or Andy Carroll?
19th September 2019 at 4:41 pm
with our new website format, we can now all offer suggestions on top of this.
AE Housman or Peter Houseman?
Spike Milligan or Mike Milligan?
30th August 2019 at 2:19 pm
I really, really wish I’d thought of that closing line!
2nd August 2019 at 12:01 pm
Wow. That is a fantastic tale John.Thank you. Funny and sad but hysterical. You totally captured the vibe back then.I was too small to see in those huge crowds at the Bridge when i first went to Chelsea on Dec 25 ’57 (Chelsea 7-4 Portsmouth (when Greaves scored 4) but remember …ev’ry week so well …the old Peanut sellers chucking their peanuts to the crowd .And then us chucking our sixpences back .(Tanner a bag) And then stamping on them or chucking back the shells at our mates and the cops too. God Bless Mrs Michella the Crystal Palace peanut seller….and all long gone peasnut sellers.
28th June 2019 at 3:23 pm
We have one of these shirts Clik and it is beautiful.
Great poem for a boss shirt.
20th June 2019 at 2:37 pm
Lovely poem Rhys, and That Lone Ship looks a boss book.