The Unused Substitute

1 Leave a comment on verse 1 0 The orange men of QPR force
the ball over the line by two feet
before the Bolton goalie claws

2 Leave a comment on verse 2 0 it out; the goal’s not given; once more,
the sub warms the bench; when will
Goal Line Technology get a match?

3 Leave a comment on verse 3 0 Christopher T. George



“Bolton claim controversial win,” Bolton 2 Queens Park Rangers 1, March 10, 2012, http://soccernet.espn.go.com/report?id=318106&cc=5901

Source: http://footballpoets.org/poems/the-unused-substitute/