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Long Soccer Poems

Long Soccer Poems. Below are the most popular long Soccer by PoetrySoup Members. You can search for long Soccer poems by poem length and keyword.


Take Me Back
Do you remember, the stars, the moon and the dazzling night sky?
And the joy of our childhood, can you hear it?
All of our giggles and the overbearing question “why?”
Can you take me back? To when...

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Categories: soccer, 10th grade, beautiful, childhood, for teens, growing
Form: Free verse



Premium Member This TransIt ReGeneration
My TransITion began there
right there
in my woodland playground,
when I first knew
something right feels wrong to others.

I was blind to curve-balls
hurled at me.
Being "It" is not why I grow
this TransIt mind and body!

Or, is it?

Could I...

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Categories: soccer, angst, birth, bullying, culture, destiny, earth, environment,
Form: Free verse
The Mountain Goat
The noise aboard the motor boat reminds me that I was not alone
The high perspiration smell from the young couple sitting beside me
caused me to remember the green wood’s in Virginia and the squirrels
chasing each...

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Categories: soccer, angel, courage, creation, friendship, leadership, love, missing,
Form: Narrative
Victory
When I was a boy I wanted to be Martin Luther King,
For his life sings of the strength of unconditional love,
Which can only come from above,
But when I became a man, I gave myself to...

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Categories: soccer,
Form: Bio
Premium Member Willow: A Fable
Timmy Tom Tuck was a young fellow with charm
who one summer stayed at his grandfather's farm.
He loved to eat ice cream and Grandma's baked goods
but his favorite thing was to play in the woods

He so...

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© Roy Jerden  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: soccer, children, death, dream, fantasy,
Form: Rhyme



Premium Member Unquotable quotes: Fashion modeling with an eye on footballers - XXVII
Unquotable quotes: Fashion modeling with an eye on footballers – XXVII

Isn’t “haute couture” like “cordon bleu cuisine”? Both equally edible? You still have to pull the shrimp scales apart to get at the meat.

What do...

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© T Wignesan  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: allegory, beautiful, fashion, football, humorous, soccer,
Form: Epigram
Childhood Memories
Childhood Memories!

Playing soccer as a forward and a goalie in early childhood through first grade
meeting a pilot and a stewardess in kindergarten and even wanted to be a pilot for a while because I thought...

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Categories: soccer, 11th grade, 1st grade, 2nd grade, 3rd
Form: Narrative
Premium Member In The Middle Of The Night
In the early 70’s my husband and our first baby, Angela, moved to Muscatine, Iowa, in the middle of the night, in the summer time.  At 7:00 a.m. the next door neighbor rang the...

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Categories: soccer, 6th grade, 7th grade, 8th grade, funny,
Form: Narrative
Premium Member Muscatine,Iowa was my kind of town
In the early 70’s my husband and our first baby, Angela, moved to Muscatine, Iowa, in the middle of the night, in the summer time.  At 7:00 a.m. the next door neighbor rang the...

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Categories: soccer, animal, community, fun, funny, humanity, humorous, nostalgia,
Form: Narrative
Premium Member Just Within Reach


just within reach?

things!
lots of things!

stuff one could collect,
especially graphic novels
with a writer that made you wish
you had a photographic memory
so you would never forget even one 
consonant or one vowel he wrote.
with an artist who...

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Categories: soccer, introspection,
Form: I do not know?
the crying grass
The crying grass 
(for the late Victor Jara,* Pablo Neruda 
and Salvador Allende)
by ‘bro. zayid’

In this stadium
of footlaunched spotted balls
of what should be promising soccer stars…
In this stadium
reeking with the stench of terror
and the numbing...

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Categories: soccer, memory, violence,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member HELLO AND GOODBYE COCO
HELLO AND GOODBYE COCO	

I wanted a brown Labrador, blonde and black ,
I love them all
But I had made up my mind, anxiously I sat waiting for a call,
From the breeder, the phone rang ,
They had...

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Categories: soccer, death, dog, love,
Form: Rhyme
The Lonely Little Pigeon
I am sitting on the park bench waiting for a friend
I am sitting on the park bench wondering 
When it is going to end
Chirping birds flying from tree to tree
 Dancing to their predicted destiny...

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Categories: soccer, absence, appreciation, confidence, creation, desire, endurance, friendship,
Form: Narrative
My Ex
I swear!
By the burning Sun and the silent moon
by the screeching noise of poets
I will not accept this letter today
I will not accept the letter even later
Mama taught me to think
The wisdom of listening and...

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Categories: soccer, abuse, animal,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Mad Men in High Places
If the world were a soccer ball I'd be mighty tempted
to kick it high to kingdom come.
After what I learned today I feel ripped off,
feeling the sparse warmth of a dimmed out sun.
Pray tell who...

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Categories: soccer, corruption, dark, death, environment,
Form: Rhyme
Years
I remember meeting you many years ago
That warm Sunday afternoon 
I remember the love I got from you, your mum, your dad and your sister 
Like an avalanche you guys embraced me with greater love...

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Categories: soccer, africa, america, culture, for her, hope, love,
Form: Prose
Underdogs Have Their Days
Well, well, well!
The whole world knows by now, impossible dreams can come true,
In the game of professional soccer, it has just been proven at Leicester,
Starting the season with a laughable 5,000 to 1 odds of...

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Categories: soccer, appreciation, community, encouraging, football, inspiration, sports,
Form: Free verse
Children, I Miss You Both...
I miss...

taking care of you.
making your meals and snacks for you.
telling you " Good morning ", each and every day.
taking you to school and wishing you both a blessed day.
picking you up from school, 
asking...

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Categories: soccer, caregiving, childhood, daughter, family, children, happiness, love,
Form: Free verse
Love is
As I lay down a year and stand at the threshold of another
I look back at an eventful year
It had ups and downs but I am grateful you were always there
Never let go, never left...

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Categories: soccer, husband, i love you, inspirational, love, marriage,
Form: Ballad
Mother's American Dream
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Sitting on this gray wooden bench beside my late mother
Her light yellow blouse shiffling in the Atlantic air
She is exicited, anxious, happy and swells with a sense of achievement
For she had done it. She had...

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© Ian Foley  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: soccer, familyme, work, friend, me, work, cousin,
Form: I do not know?
Humility In America
It's said 100 million Americans watched the Superbowl, which like a religious event is held on Sunday. I wonder if 100 million Americans have ever gone to church on a Sunday. Now I love a...

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Categories: soccer, appreciation, football, god, humanity, inspiration, pride, spiritual,
Form: Prose
Love
When the wind blows, 
I see the depths of your soul.
When the wind blows,
i can see your beauty.


As the sun comes up,
Your face lights up.
As the moon goes down,
My world turns upside down.


When the clouds...

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© sam lavere  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: soccer, life, lost love, love, passion, cat, love,
Form: I do not know?
My blue eye dragon
I know we just met, 
but I can’t forget our first kiss on top of the table mountain,
and the second next to that Corner where boys play soccer in a dusted clouds road barefooted ...

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Categories: soccer, africa, boyfriend, break up, community, confusion, courage,
Form: Romanticism
Family violence part 2
Then I heard her footstep getting closer.

READER BEWARE DESCRIPTIVE VIOLENCE FOLLOWS

This time she picked me up by my throat and pined me up the wall,
screaming at me, finger in my face while smashing my head...

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Categories: soccer, education, hope, life, sad, me, time, me,
Form: Imagism
Premium Member Separated By A Common Language
"England and America are two countries separated by a common language." 
                          ...

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© John Watt  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: soccer, america, england, language,
Form: Rhyme