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Joe Trapattoni’s waiting

1 Leave a comment on verse 1 0 Too long we’ve been sitting here on our own,
Waiting for a hero to pick up the phone. (ooh)

2 Leave a comment on verse 2 0 A match in Croke Park can become a bad dream,
People think we have a world-beating team.
Great expectations can lead to a fall
Playing’gainst Cyprus and drawing two all

3 Leave a comment on verse 3 0 Joe Trapattoni’s waiting, talking Italian (talking Italian)
Marco Tardelli’s waiting (talking Italian)
Joe Trapattoni’s waiting, talking Italian (talking Italian)
Marco Tardelli’s waiting (talking Italian)

4 Leave a comment on verse 4 0 With Joe we think we can go all the way
Odds on we’ll be bringing home Jules Rimet (ooh)

5 Leave a comment on verse 5 0 Nobody cares if the football is dull,
Winning our games will keep stadia full.
This is our only escape from it all
Seeing our name on that chart on the wall.

6 Leave a comment on verse 6 0 Joe Trapattoni’s waiting, talking Italian (talking Italian)
Marco Tardelli’s waiting (talking Italian)
Joe Trapattoni’s waiting, talking Italian (talking Italian)
Marco Tardelli’s waiting (talking Italian)

7 Leave a comment on verse 7 0 A match in Croke Park can become a bad dream,
Joe is the man who can raise our esteem.
And when the World Cup is heading our way
We’ll celebrate in the Tardelli way

8 Leave a comment on verse 8 0 Joe Trapattoni’s waiting, talking Italian (talking Italian)
Marco Tardelli’s waiting (talking Italian)
Joe Trapattoni’s waiting, talking Italian (talking Italian)
Marco Tardelli’s waiting (talking Italian)

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Notes

You can’t help getting sucked into the euphoria!

Source: http://footballpoets.org/poems/joe-trapattonis-waiting/