1 Leave a comment on verse 1 0 Red autumn, appeared in France,
The football field, stained with sweat;
Lille Metropole fought hard in the Champions league.

2 Leave a comment on verse 2 0 The cheer of their fans never ceased,
Lifting the team above their own soil;
Lille Metropole never dreamed to surrender.

3 Leave a comment on verse 3 0 Confidence and composure,
Skillfulness and experience,
Lille Metropole defeated Manchester United.

4 Leave a comment on verse 4 0 The referee blew his whistle, loudly,
Joy began to bloom in the noisy stadium;
Lille Metropole began their celebration.

5 Leave a comment on verse 5 0 Memories lingered in the cold air,
Football never died, here in the city,
Lille Metropole, now, famous and popular in Europe.



a new star is born as the old one die silently

Source: http://footballpoets.org/poems/those-mice-with-big-hearts/