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WC2014 – Day 1- Alleluia

1 Leave a comment on verse 1 0 World Cup football’s ris’n today (Alleluia)
Millions bend their knees to pray (Alleluia)
O’er Sao Paulo sits the star (Alleluia)
There’s no room in any bar (Alleluia)

2 Leave a comment on verse 2 0 In the stable sits Sepp Blatter (Alleluia)
eager to sit down and natter (Alleluia)
while the shepherds, kings and peasants (Alleluia)
lay before him bounteous presents (Alleluia)

3 Leave a comment on verse 3 0 Lo! the babe lies in the manger (Alleluia)
uniting enemy and stranger (Alleluia)
Hail to Yaya, Luis, Stevie (Alleluia)
Sing hosannas to the TV (Alleluia)

4 Leave a comment on verse 4 0 Long for this great day we’ve waited (Alleluia)
Long it’s been anticipated (Alleluia)
Blue skies have replaced the grey (Alleluia)
World Cup football’s ris’n today (Alleluia)

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Source: http://footballpoets.org/poems/wc2014-day-1-alleluia/