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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.
Premium Member A tribute PROSE in RIME
A cool Autumn morning we caught the bus,off at eleven without much fuss.One and half return from Croft to Leigh a birthday treat from Dad to me.Hopped on a tram to Burden park to...Read the rest...
Categories: soccer, sports,
Form: Rhyme



Premium Member 40 YEARS OF SOCCER
I watched Ava’s soccer game the other day and amidst the excitement…the applause…the cheers I realized I’ve been watching our children and grandchildren play soccer…for over 40 years. The rules of the game haven’t changed… nor have the...Read the rest...
Categories: family, soccer,
Form: Rhyme
The Game
The whistle goes and the crowd roars, I hope that my team is the first to score. Everyone has a song to sing, As the ball flashes past to our man on the wing. How can the players run...Read the rest...
Categories: soccer, appreciation, celebration, emotions, football,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Beyond Greatness
Congratulations to Spain, the FIFA Women's World Cup 2023 Champions (in their first-ever Women's World Cup Final), after defeating England 1-0 today! Congratulations also to The Lionesses. In addition to winning the European Championship last...Read the rest...
Categories: courage, england, football, soccer,
Form: Haibun
This Part of Me
This part of me is searching for you, I have knocked on every door and surveyed every shore but the other part of me was not there. I have a glimpse of what you are like;...Read the rest...
Categories: soccer, appreciation, blessing, business, celebration,
Form: Narrative



Premium Member A Legend
A veteran winger of the American women’s soccer team, Megan Rapinoe is much maligned now, for she unexpectantly missed a penalty in the shootout in the crucial match against Sweden that caused the USA, the defending champion, to crash...Read the rest...
Categories: america, soccer,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member 2023 Fifa Womens World Cup - Spain Vs Sweden
Spain and Sweden were scoreless leading up to the 81st minute when Salma Paralluelo fired a low shot to beat the keeper to give Spain the lead. Sweden's Rebecka Blomqvist leveled late in the 88th...Read the rest...
Categories: football, soccer, success, women,
Form: Haibun
Premium Member 2023 Fifa Womens World Cup - Australia Vs France
Both France and Australia were nil-nil until extra time when Aussie Alanna Kennedy’s misdirected header during a corner kick produced an own goal for France. The goal was disallowed for a foul inside the box...Read the rest...
Categories: football, soccer, sports, women,
Form: Haibun
Premium Member The Fifa Women's Word Cup
Written: August 09, 20230 Fifa Women's World Cup 2023 Poetry Contest Sponsored by: Mark Toney ______________________________________________________________ In the realm of soccer, where dreams bear flight, A stage was set, shining under the beaming light. The Women World Cup,...Read the rest...
Categories: america, analogy, appreciation, soccer,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Fifa: Beyond Greatness
FIFA: Beyond Greatness The United Woke States of America Make America, Again Great! But... it was never great... the woke berate. Women's sports are great, "they" reported. But,...Read the rest...
Categories: soccer,
Form: Free verse
The Us Womens Team Set To Dominate No More
The US women’s team used to dominate them all as everybody else was watching men play football now as everybody else values their women more the US national team once so dominant will fall...Read the rest...
Categories: america, football, soccer, sports,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member 2023 Fifa Womens World Cup - Sweden Vs Usa
Knockout stage Women’s World Cup Sweden versus U. S. In regulation nil-nil score, ditto extra time— P Ks To decide— U. S. A. three missed kicks seal fate Kudos to Musovic and The Blue and Yellow!...Read the rest...
Categories: football, soccer, sports, usa,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member A Penalty Kick Missed
It's a sick joke free kicks for penalties with no infringements made. Such is life, missed!...Read the rest...
Categories: missing, soccer, sports,
Form: Verse
Premium Member 2023 Fifa Womens World Cup - Jamaica Vs Brazil
Plucky Jamaica shocks the Copa America winners, Brazil, in a scoreless draw that propels the Reggae Girlz to the knockout stage for the first time in only their second Women’s World Cup, and with only...Read the rest...
Categories: football, soccer, sports, women,
Form: Haibun
Premium Member 2023 Fifa Womens World Cup - England Vs China
England’s coach, Sarina Wiegman’s decision to switch from their regular 4-2-3-1 formation to a 3-5-2 formation was a brilliant move that confused and frustrated China the entire match. With their 6 -1 victory, England...Read the rest...
Categories: england, football, soccer, sports,
Form: Haibun

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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