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Pastor Niermoller talks football

1 Leave a comment on verse 1 0 They came for Wrexham
But I didn’t support Wrexham
So I did nothing.

2 Leave a comment on verse 2 0 They came for Luton Town
But I didn’t support Luton Town
So I did nothing.

3 Leave a comment on verse 3 0 They came for Gretna
But I didn’t support Gretna
So I did nothing.

4 Leave a comment on verse 4 0 Then they came for my club.

5 Leave a comment on verse 5 0 Still
It’s not a bad game
This rugby.

Notes

Editors’s note :

based on a famous poem by :
Pastor Niermoller, German Protestant minister, 1945

a different take on the same poem, by Stuart Butler :

http://footballpoets.org/p.asp?Id=822

Source: https://footballpoets.org/poems/pastor-niermoller-talks-football/