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Avraham (Avi) Cohen

1 Leave a comment on verse 1 0 Belter on last day of the season
Reds champions by end of the day
Scored for and against the Villa
Motty uttered ‘Oh I say!’

2 Leave a comment on verse 2 0 ‘Me and you, same!’ 
King Kenny looked moodish
‘What do you mean by that?
Avi said, ‘Both learn English!

3 Leave a comment on verse 3 0 ‘Orthodox Jews don’t play Saturdays’
Chronicle to Mister Paisley
Gaffer with a wry smile
‘I’ve half a dozen like that already!’

4 Leave a comment on verse 4 0 ‘Beckenbauer of the Middle East’
Came on for Ray Kennedy 
Memories measured and happy
Farewell and goodbye Avi

5 Leave a comment on verse 5 0 Number 7
(c) Emdad Rahman

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Notes

Editor’s note :

Avi Cohen, R.I.P.

Ex Liverpool.
Father to Tamir Cohen of Bolton.
All our thoughts and heartfelt wishes go to his extended family and friends and colleagues.

Source: http://footballpoets.org/poems/avraham-avi-cohen/