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Soccer Poems | Examples of Soccer Poetry

Soccer Poems - Examples of all types of soccer poetry to share and read. This list of soccer poems is composed of the works of modern poets on PoetrySoup. Easily the world's most popular sport, soccer is known as "football" everywhere except in the United States and is played by some of the world's best and most-gifted athletes. The FIFA World Cup is the most-watched sporting event in the world. Read short, long, best, and famous examples of soccer poetry. This list of works about soccer is an excellent resource for examples on how to write soccer poems.

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The death of football
I never thought I'd fall out of love with football I've seen referees make bad decisions, but this super league is the worst ever call No football fan wins from this, its just the greedy owners bank...Read More
Categories: soccer, emotions, football, heartbreak, heartbroken,
Form: Rhyme

Venal Glands
Venal Glands The Troll thinks he’s something smart and cool and all that Having a go at the soccer player who is a talented one The Troll states the player can’t score a goal at 5 yards This riles...Read More
Categories: angst, anti bullying, soccer,
Form: Verse
Premium Member For The Prince and the Pauper
It is what it seems - Another boy's dreams Of Ronaldo fame. His shirt is a shame, His goal is the same - True love for the game. March 16, 2021 ...Read More
Categories: poverty, soccer,
Form: Verse
Writing and Football
Poetry, let’s me write freely, But football the one to be viewed, One I can do but the other I can’t, It’s a fact not just others being rude! The pow’r of the pen an enrichment, But so is the...Read More
Categories: poems, soccer,
Form: Rhyme
Soccer in Scotland
I grew up on granddaddy's ranch There wasn’t a bull I couldn’t conquer My cowboy boots only came off When I changed my clothes for soccer I love the smell of fresh green grass The sound of the ball...Read More
Categories: silly, soccer, youth,
Form: Rhyme

He plays the ball As he lays down Stop!whistle says. 12-24-2020 ...Read More
Categories: life, soccer,
Form: Than-Bauk
Premium Member A Legend Of Football
A short stout figure in the forward line of attack, dribbled with the darting ball on the green turf. With the magnetic pair of fleeting legs like a wizard, spearheaded the formidable formation of the team. The opponent...Read More
Categories: games, obituary, soccer,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Heroes And Villains
Every hero is a villain to the side that just got beat. Soccer heroes score big goals, though most use just their head or feet. (tribute to Diego Maradona) Written 22 Dec 2020...Read More
Categories: hero, soccer,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Saturday Night In Relegation
A word once spelled out Defining what Saturday Night was all about Lads from Bay City Scene colorful, enchanting, and ever so pretty Roller and rocking Having one number that...Read More
Categories: soccer, america, health, literature, london,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Ciel Elise
Ciel, on your birth day ‘‘twas true to say Heaven’s bright light rays rain’d down from above Fast forward to fifteen years to the day Now it’s you that brings light, laughter, and love Kind, calm and caring, words...Read More
Categories: soccer, birthday, dad, daughter, light,
Form: Sonnet
COYB R.A.D Rodriguez Allan Doucoure The new modern day Holly Trinity Thank you Mr Fantastico Sir Carlo Ancelloti Liverpool's real people's club are back baby And we bleed Royal Blue not red It's in our D.N.A In our heart's In our soul's Everton born till we die ...Read More
Categories: soccer,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Rolling The English Premiere Credits
Boys turned into men Acting chivalry needing to defend Thackray who never was Due to the wasp woman wanting buzz Gunners waited for Watford to arrive “Foul!” they did claim in a cry On target...Read More
Categories: soccer, england, home, london, marriage,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Table For Two
It was a Sunday cherry picker Saints were coming not to bicker We will take a few Then on cue Change them to A special wine And have a nice time Mr. Bourne he did listen Dreaming...Read More
Categories: soccer, england, games, london, red,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Dungeon Wine And Dine Time
Burnley had a conjugal date after getting a vision Was warned you may want to listen To the canary finishing his mission Relocating to a lower level Feeling a wee bit better not needing a shovel...Read More
Categories: soccer, drink, england, football, london,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Renaming The Wedding Band
There was a humming sound Hornet Honeys were in town Promoted by the media as a new found Getting the buzz And nectarine the love Looking for interlocking rings Claiming they know things Thackray got wind...Read More
Categories: soccer, bridal shower, england, evil,
Form: Rhyme

Specific Types of Soccer Poems

Read wonderful soccer poetry on the following sub-topics: acrostic, alliteration, cinquain, concrete, free verse, funny, haiku, limerick, inspirational, life, love, metaphor, messi, ronaldo, rhyme, school, simile, sonnet, spring, sports, summer, winter, world cup, and more.

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