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Gunner Gone

1 Leave a comment on verse 1 0 Without Henry –
romance, thriller, fantasy –
his departure has left our Premiership genre empty

2 Leave a comment on verse 2 0 Arsenal will soldier on

3 Leave a comment on verse 3 0 In Spain, a new campaign
Sangria for Champagne
Thierry will provide the fizz
Continue to prove how great he is

4 Leave a comment on verse 4 0 Our brother-in-football
Admired by us all

5 Leave a comment on verse 5 0 We will miss you – adieu

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Notes

Thierry Henry was one of two truly exciting footballers that I have been lucky to watch in live action. The other was Eric Cantona. Watching either of these two trap the ball and you knew that the cork was going to come out of the bottle…

Source: http://footballpoets.org/poems/gunner-gone/