Ronald Koeman’s Blue and White Army

1 Leave a comment on verse 1 0 We’re Ronald Koeman’s Army,
Our time is drawing nigh,
Our Faith has never wavered,
Our hopes are running high.

2 Leave a comment on verse 2 0 Tradition? We’ve tons of it!
Ambition? By the bucket!
Our name? It echoes round the world
From Nanking to Nantucket!

3 Leave a comment on verse 3 0 Our Stadium is Goodison,
A Grand Old Lady she!
Though somewhat on the run-down side,
We’ll never ever leave.

4 Leave a comment on verse 4 0 Nil Satis Nisi Optimum,
It’s on our Crest once more!
(And if you don’t know what that means,
Your Latin’s pretty poor.)

5 Leave a comment on verse 5 0 The teams we do not like include:
The ‘Pool, The Arse, Man U,
Apart from Leicester City,
All other teams in Blue.

6 Leave a comment on verse 6 0 We’re Ronnie’s Blueclad Hoplites,
From the lazy Mersey’s rive,
And we bid new converts welcome,
All you need do is believe.

7 Leave a comment on verse 7 0 8/8/16
Denys E. W. Jones



This is the third poem in a series – to appreciate it fully, you should read the earlier two – Rob Martinez’ and David Moyes’s… but I am probably asking too much.

Source: http://footballpoets.org/poems/ronald-koemans-blue-and-white-army/