Word2013 Arsenal FC Centenary Poetry winners

To celebrate 100 years of Arsenal FC in Islington, the Word Festival organised a competition for local school pupils to submit a poem inspired by their love of all things Arsenal! The winners all received tickets to the Emirates Cup on 4 August. Here are a two of the winning poems:


by Michael

Oh Arsenal, Oh Arsenal

I love you with my heart

Although we win no trophies

You’re still No. 1 in my chart

Invincible season, how about that

We’re better than the rest, so Gooners give yourself a pat

Never been relegated from Division One

When the Gooners are playing, we’re always having fun!

by Omar

About All Change

All Change is the Creative Producer for Islington's annual Word Festival. Established in Islington in1985 All change brings artists and communities together to develop innovative creative projects which promote artistic excellence and positive change for Individuals and communities.
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