Your RIP Poems

Your RIP/Remembrance Poems for those lost. Published: 2000-Now ~  2020:  Jack Charlton; Norman Hunter; Peter Bonetti; Harry Gregg: Hans Tilkowski  2019 : Ibrox Disaster 1971 ; Justin Edinburgh; Stevie Chalmers; Billy McNeill; Tommy Smith; Gordon Banks;  Emiliano Sala; Hugh McIlvanney;  2018: Roy Bentley; Alex Young; Tommy Lawrence; Ray Wilkins; WW1 Centenary; 2017: Ronnie Moran; Alex […]

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Your Nostalgia Poems

Hi – Your Nostalgia / Football Memories Poems ; 2000-Present ~ Many of these  poems were first published on the original/old Football Poets site established June 2000 and have been archived by British Library. In many cases you can  click on  poem title to link to poem and click  on  poet name to link to […]

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Your Hillsborough Poems

YOUR HILLSBOROUGH POEMS 2000-2020 – Our selection of poems published on the new site since 2015 and the original/old Football Poets website (2000-2015) now preserved/archived by the British Library. They recall and remember the lives of those 96  souls we lost.  The tragic Hillsborough disaster occurred during the semi-final FA Cup tie : Liverpool v Nottingham Forest […]

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Your Munich Poems

.Your Munich Poems  2004-2020 On February 6th 1958, 23 people RIP (of the 44 passengers & crew) lost their lives when a plane crashed at Munich Airport, attempting to take off in heavy snow. Among the dead, were members of Manchester United Football Club, returning from a European Cup tie v Red Star Belgrade.  New […]

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Football At Christmas Poems

YOUR FOOTBALL AT CHRISTMAS POEMS 2000-2018 2018 05 Dec One Christmas in the Trenches ~ Centenary   Crispin Thomas 2015 13 Dec A Christmas Prayer     Mike Bartram 16 Mar World Cup at Christmas?   S B Ingle 2014  Dec  Festive Fixtures   E Power 23 Dec    Merry Christmas Geof Dawson 19 Dec Team Sheet Alan Mckean 17 Dec  The 25th Christmas Mike […]

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Your Euros Poems

Your Euro 2016 Poems –  2016 21 Jul Euro 2016 XII: C’est fini! – U Rowe 12 Jul Everything But The Goal ~ Euro 16 Final –Crispin Thomas 12 Jul  Post-Euro 2016 – Ianthe Exall 11 Jul Final – Portugal fulfil their Euro destiny – Emdad Rahman 10 Jul Griezmann fires France to Euro 2016 final – Emdad […]

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Christmas Truce Poems

Your Christmas Truce 1914 Football Poems~ Selection 2000-2018 2018~ 100th Anniversary of WW1 End 27 Dec It Came Upon A Midnight Clear – Stuart Butler 05 Dec One Christmas in the Trenches ~ Centenary-Crispin Thomas 23 DecThe Truce traduced –Clik The Mouse 2014 ~ 100th Anniversary of WW1 Start 24 Dec   Bydand Trent Morris 22 Dec […]

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Kick It Out Poems

KICK IT OUT/ANTI RACISM POEMS  2000- Present (Selection) 9 Dec (2019) Kick It Out Rap (2019 Remix )     Crispin Thomas 11 Dec (2018) Kick It Out – kevin halls 09 Aug (2017)Towards Inclusive Atmospheres – Crispin Thomas 19 Feb (2015) Still Trying To Kick It Out (2015 Re-Mix) – Crispin Thomas 16 Jun (2014) Kick it out  E Power […]

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World Cup Haiku ~ Russia 2018

World Cup 2018 haiku (91) A massive thank you for your words and contributions throughout the tournament to: Dachlan Cartwright; Fred Slattern; Kevin Halls; Sharon Wilkie-Jones; Stuart Butler; World Cup Willie from the Editors Crispin, Clik The Mouse and Christian and to eveyone who visits our site.Make your feelings known by clicking the heart/love/like button […]

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World Cup Poems ~ Russia 2018

Women’s World Cup France 2019 2019 Jul 02  WWC 2019 Semi-Final: Lyonesses  World Cup Winnie Jun 23 Within The Women’s Game ~ WWC 2019   Crispin Thomas World Cup 2018 Poems (122) Contributors (16) : A massive thank you  to the following contributors : Alex Saynor; Denys.E.W.Jones; Emdad Rahman; Gacina Bozidar; Geoff Tabrah; Graham Salter; Ianthe Exall; John […]

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