Tuesday, May 27, 2008

English Soccer Chants

One of the great pleasures of going to English Premier League soccer games in person is getting to hear and decipher the fans' chants. On TV we can never hear the words. We came out of White Hart Lane last fall singing "Sacked in the morning! You're getting sacked in the morning!" (to the tune of "Guantanamera"); Martin Jol survived for a few more games. The BBC collects the best fan chants and jibes of this season:

BBC Sport: Chants of the season

Here's a brief Youtube clip of the "Jim Bullard" chant (to the tune of "Que Sera, Sera") at Craven Cottage:

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