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Your RIP Poems

Your RIP / Remembrance Poems for those that we have lost. Published: 2000-Present  ~  2021 : Roger Hunt; Jimmy Greaves; Gerd Muller; Frank Worthington; Peter Lorimer; Ian St. John; Bobby Kellard ; Colin Bell:  2020: Paolo Rossi; Gérard Houllier;  Diego Maradona; Ray Clemence; Nobby Stiles; Jack Charlton; Norman Hunter; Peter Bonetti; Harry Gregg: Hans Tilkowski […]

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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~ Many of these  poems were first published on the original/old Football Poets site established June 2000 and have been archived by British Library.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 2000-2021 – 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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Football At Christmas Poems

YOUR FOOTBALL AT CHRISTMAS POEMS 2000-Present 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 2020  (2021!) Poems ~ A big thank you for all your Euro 2020 (in 2021!) poems /haiku to the following contributors: Carol Stewart. Dave Martin, Gacina Bozidar; Greg Freeman,  John J O’Connor; Kevin Halls; Kevin Raymond;  Sharon Jones; Stuart Butler and  U Rowe; from the editors Crispin, Clik  & Christian .  2021 […]

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Kick It Out Poems

KICK IT OUT/ANTI RACISM POEMS  2000- Present (Selection) 17 Jul  (2021)  Rough Musick    Stuart Butler 16 Jul (2021) A New England: Reasons to be Cheerful    Sharon Jones 7 Jun (2021) Black and Blue (for Paul Canoville)      Greg Freeman 9 Dec (2019) Kick It Out Rap (2019 Remix )     Crispin Thomas 11 Dec (2018) Kick It Out – kevin halls 09 […]

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Christmas Truce Poems

Your Christmas Truce 1914 Football Poems~ Selection 2000-2021 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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Your Munich Poems

.Your Munich Poems  2004-2021 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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2017 / 2018 New Season Dawns

Welcome. Great to see so many new and previous poets/posters on our growing site. If you are new here, you can register for free on the Football Poets website, enabling you to post/publish your football poems. If you posted poems on the old site you can also re-claim all your previous poems into your own profile. […]

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Throw Back Cup Ties Rap

it’s a throw back draw it’s like days of yore when the chips are down you couldn’t ask for more I said what an amazing fifth round draw I said big up Lincoln and Sutton* too up at Forest Green …seen what they can do knocked out Rovers*to make Round two the so-called minnows have […]

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