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The late seventies

1 Leave a comment on verse 1 0 On Mersey
the answer my friend
is blowing in the wind
and apprehension
On Mersey
seven seven
or 77 was that answer

2 Leave a comment on verse 2 0 Everton travel to Wembley
League Cup was lost

3 Leave a comment on verse 3 0 the year is 1977

4 Leave a comment on verse 4 0 In 1978 there was the match
who might mean something
for the Queen

5 Leave a comment on verse 5 0 The goal for Everton was scored
by King

6 Leave a comment on verse 6 0 A year before
all Merseyside F.A CUP semi-final
will be remembered by
disallowed goal

7 Leave a comment on verse 7 0 The goal, of course, would be
enough for the match at Wembley

8 Leave a comment on verse 8 0 Brian Hamilton scored

9 Leave a comment on verse 9 0 But Everton played the replay

10 Leave a comment on verse 10 0 Liverpool went to ROME in some
other Cup

11 Leave a comment on verse 11 0 Today, it is the past,

12 Leave a comment on verse 12 0 But the years 1977 and 1978
on Mersey were convenient for both clubs

13 Leave a comment on verse 13 0 I don’t think about football alone
I think that beatiful football was
played in beatiful 1970’s

14 Leave a comment on verse 14 0 Hadn’t we lost in the FA CUP semi final
in 1977 we would have won
the European Cup Winners Cup
in 1978

15 Leave a comment on verse 15 0 But, The World Cup
was held in 1978

16 Leave a comment on verse 16 0 The Netherlands, one of the
best football playing teams
lost in the final again

17 Leave a comment on verse 17 0 Maybe in the late seventies
Everton needed Crujf

18 Leave a comment on verse 18 0 Kendall came,

19 Leave a comment on verse 19 0 And Everton have raisen
in the 1980’s

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Source: http://footballpoets.org/poems/the-late-seventies/