Michael Laudrup – The Danish Prince

1 Leave a comment on verse 1 0 With “tremendous fluent gifts”
Brian Glanville penned the spark
Illusion in classic Hummell
Laudrup, Prince of Denmark

2 Leave a comment on verse 2 0 Master of the “spoon” pass
Five La Liga’s in a row
“Was the greatest” proclaimed Stoickov
“El Genio” thought Zamorano

3 Leave a comment on verse 3 0 Enriched by number 9’s genius
flawless Catalonian roulette
Cruyff chose his mirror image
More poetic than native Hamlet

4 Leave a comment on verse 4 0 Floating like a summer draught
Solo dribble against Uruguay
“The memory be green”
“Season your admiration for a while”

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


“The memory be green.”
Season your admiration for a while.”

William Shakespeare, Hamlet: 1.2

Source: http://footballpoets.org/poems/michael-laudrup-the-danish-prince/