Rooney’s Champions League Debut

1 Leave a comment on verse 1 0 From Moyes and Mersey
To the joys of Fergie
From Goodison Toffee
To Stretford swirl

2 Leave a comment on verse 2 0 From gaudy red lights
To Old Trafford nights
From angry Colleen
To supportive girl

3 Leave a comment on verse 3 0 From opening stunner
Dumbfounding Gunner
To debut hat-trick :
Such memories stick

4 Leave a comment on verse 4 0 From rising star
To super stellar
From ‘remember the name’ –
To the height of fame


Tuesday 27th September 2004

Manchester United 6 Fenerbahce 2

Wayne Rooney,
on his Champions League
Manchester United debut, notched a hat-trick

Source: http://footballpoets.org/poems/rooneys-champions-league-debut/