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Retro Football

1 Leave a comment on verse 1 0 Come back Frankie Worthington
Elvis in a pair of Pumas

2 Leave a comment on verse 2 0 Come back Ray Kennedy
A jar to your name our Prince of the Park

3 Leave a comment on verse 3 0 Come back Joey Jones
Boss banner and fist clenched in celebration

4 Leave a comment on verse 4 0 Come back Maradona
Controverisal but so beautiful

5 Leave a comment on verse 5 0 Come back Gentile
Oh the irony of your name

6 Leave a comment on verse 6 0 Come back Charlie George
Feathercut hair and Highbury god

7 Leave a comment on verse 7 0 Come back Football
Mud pitches lunging tackles
And Bobby Moore immaculate.

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Notes

Oh the nostalgia…

Source: http://footballpoets.org/poems/retro-football/