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Would you like a tour sir?

1 Leave a comment on verse 1 0 If recent past be dragged
as evidence of some short history
then let’s contend.

2 Leave a comment on verse 2 0 Don’t forget
the only crucial match we lost
was by fluke
by our own son’s head.

3 Leave a comment on verse 3 0 If the league cup be crucial.

4 Leave a comment on verse 4 0 Don’t forget
the only crucial match worth winning
was against you blues
by the ball that crossed the line.

5 Leave a comment on verse 5 0 When you hold quintuplets in your trophy room
come talk
till then
back down son
don’t balk
we won the Champion’s league.

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Notes

Again, respect is earnt.

Editors Note…poet’s notes shortened due to lack of space (but not due to lack of respect !

Source: https://footballpoets.org/poems/would-you-like-a-tour-sir/