No silver just gold

1 Leave a comment on verse 1 0 Celebrate, the club is rich
Who cares it’s poor on the pitch?
Out of the cups, best players sold
No silverware, but lots of gold

2 Leave a comment on verse 2 0 So stuff ambition, count the money
In this age of milk and honey
Climb the league of the financial elite
But you can’t tie ribbons to a balance sheet…



January saw Newcastle United make their now customary exit from the FA Cup with a whimper whilst again feature high in the Football ‘rich list’. Both will have delighted the bean counters at St James’s Park, though not success-starved supporters.

Source: https://footballpoets.org/poems/no-silver-just-gold/