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World Cup Russia 32 Team haiku

1 Leave a comment on verse 1 0 on Argentina haiku
big contenders these
Messi leads the white and blue
will it be this time ?

2 Leave a comment on verse 2 0 on Australia
Cahill’s waltzing squad
return from the land of Oz
while Matildas dream

3 Leave a comment on verse 3 0 on Belgium haiku
bursting with young skill
Eden’s pace and Lukaku
spear these Red Devils

4 Leave a comment on verse 4 0 on Brazil haiku
Neymar to Jesus
rhythmic touch to samba beat
will their swagger rule?

5 Leave a comment on verse 5 0 on Colombia haiku
dark horses always
Rodriguez the star upfront
could they go the course?

6 Leave a comment on verse 6 0 on Costa Rica haiku
with Ruiz’s pace
Los Ticos can cause a stir
when that magic flows

7 Leave a comment on verse 7 0 on Croatia haiku
always one to fear
Modric now the playmaker
for Mandzukic’s pace

8 Leave a comment on verse 8 0 on Denmark haiku
nice pastries aside
Eriksen the vital spark
to Danes dynamite

9 Leave a comment on verse 9 0 on Egypt haiku
will Salah be fit
Pharoahs focus on defence
as a country waits

10 Leave a comment on verse 10 0 on England haiku
emphasis on youth
still the Sterlings and Rashfords
need to find their best

11 Leave a comment on verse 11 0 on France haiku
over-crammed with stars
will they drop like croissant crumbs
falling to their knees?

12 Leave a comment on verse 12 0 on Germany haiku
Ozil at the heart
always first to raise the bar
and to lay their towels

13 Leave a comment on verse 13 0 on Iceland haiku
smallest nation here
Sigurdsson the main class act
teamwork heart and beards

14 Leave a comment on verse 14 0 on Iran haiku
Queiroz at the helm
Team Melli arrive in hope
Azmoun leads the line

15 Leave a comment on verse 15 0 on Japan haiku
here on Russian soil
Kagawa and Honda’s skill
power these guys on

16 Leave a comment on verse 16 0 on Korea Republic haiku
southern winds still blow
with their new belief and pace
Cha Bum-kun the star

17 Leave a comment on verse 17 0 on Mexico haiku
Los Aztecan strength
Hernandez the constant threat
will they shine or fall?

18 Leave a comment on verse 18 0 on Morocco haiku
nothing here to lose
Atlas Lions know no fear
passion at their core

19 Leave a comment on verse 19 0 on Nigeria haiku
to their Afro beat
Moses powers Eagles on
Mikel still the spine

20 Leave a comment on verse 20 0 on Panama haiku
debut boys this time
Roman Torres fires a squad
happy to be here

21 Leave a comment on verse 21 0 on Peru haiku
like their altitude
Los Incan hopes soar and rest
on Farfan upfront

22 Leave a comment on verse 22 0 on Poland haiku
Polish Eagles dream
Lewandowski heads the pack
always posing threats

23 Leave a comment on verse 23 0 on Portugal haiku
lighting ev’ry match
like some whirlwind fanning flame
’til Ronaldo strikes

24 Leave a comment on verse 24 0 on Russia haiku
struck by injuries
Smolov now the only threat
even on home turf

25 Leave a comment on verse 25 0 on Saudi Arabia haiku
swarming round like Bees
sailing in uncharted seas
but can they win games?

26 Leave a comment on verse 26 0 on Senegal haiku
talent out in force
Koulibsaly and Mane
shine among the pearls

27 Leave a comment on verse 27 0 on Serbia haiku
Eagles hopes will pin
on Matic and Mitrovic
in this tricky side

28 Leave a comment on verse 28 0 on Spain haiku
there or thereabouts
Iniesta and Costa
make this time-bomb tick

29 Leave a comment on verse 29 1 on Sweden haiku
no Ibra this time
short on names but spirited
always in the mix

30 Leave a comment on verse 30 0 on Switzerland haiku
just like chocolate
with Shaqiri’s box of tricks
always tempting fate

31 Leave a comment on verse 31 0 on Tunisia haiku
capable of shocks
always drumming up a storm
England should beware

32 Leave a comment on verse 32 0 on Uruguay haiku
ever dangerous
Suarez and Cavani shine
never rule them out

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Source: http://footballpoets.org/poems/world-cup-russia-32-team-haiku/