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Jimmy Sirrel, R.I.P.

1 Leave a comment on verse 1 0 ‘The best team always wins. The rest is only gossip’.

2 Leave a comment on verse 2 0 His own quote.
Accordingly, we gossip’d about him a lot
But I don’t buy it
He took teams beyond their means
And because I believe good guys CAN win – as in our affection –
He was a Champ in my book

Jimmy Sirrel, legendary Notts County Manager, died yesterday aged 86.

Source: http://footballpoets.org/poems/jimmy-sirrel-r-i-p/