I always have liked soccer.
Such a rough game.
Such skills required.
She gets out there and hustles
She does her very best
It’s all about the teamwork
And winning is her quest
I have always liked soccer
such a rough game
Such skills are required
I love you more than my old soccer cleats,
The ones I’ll never give up.
I love you more than the perfect field,
The one I use to warm up.
after practice: right foot
to left foot, stepping forward and back,
to right foot and left foot,
and left foot up to his thigh, holding
The £10,000 a week defender can’t quite
catch the £20,000 striker who's got
the ball at his nimble, expensive feet, the stadium yelling
fit to raise the roof – what does he do? why,
I played goalkeeper.
I coached high school soccer teams:
I lost interest.
It surrounded the field.
The Beautiful Game, inflamer of passion,
Maker of legends and timeless skill;
The sport of the world, whether rich or poor.