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the football match

1 Leave a comment on verse 1 0 on the street
noisy mud-splattered children
with bare feet
kick out at each other and
at a deflated once-white ball

2 Leave a comment on verse 2 0 outside rust-sheet
scrap-wood houses
spectators stand
cheer their team
and dream of victory

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Source: http://footballpoets.org/poems/the-football-match/