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The World Cup Draw 2010

1 Leave a comment on verse 1 0 They say its okay,
It’s a handy oul’ group,
And qualification’s a cinch.
But I reckon we may
Well end up in the soup –
Perhaps finish fourth at a pinch.

2 Leave a comment on verse 2 0 Montenegro – who they?
And Georgia too?
Dark horses we know nowt about.
And Bulgaria, eh?
We could very well rue
Dismissing their sizable clout.

3 Leave a comment on verse 3 0 And then the Azurri,
Just the World Cup winners,
We don’t stand a prayer against them.
They’ll pound us with fury,
Dismissively bin us,
As befits the new crème de la crème.

4 Leave a comment on verse 4 0 But worse, far, far worse,
Worse than any of this,
We’re in for more gut-wrenching pain.
It must be a curse,
An overt Judas kiss,
For we have to face Cyprus again.

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Notes

An easy group? When will people realise we’re not Brazil???
http://irelandfootball.blogspot.com/

Source: http://footballpoets.org/poems/the-world-cup-draw-2010/