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The stars of the football world

will come together soon,

And play a tribute football match;

kick off is at noon.

 

All the world’s football superstars

will gather all together,

And play a magical game of

football – this is their endeavour.

 

This global event will be on TV

and will make sporting history,

A game of football at it’s best,

to show the world in harmony.

 

But, this is a very special game

of football, bursting with desire,

In memory of all those people

who perished, in the Grenfell

Tower fire.

 

The world has come together,

in a task to praise mankind,

Even the local authorities are

all being so kind.

 

To stage a football match to

raise money and awareness,

For the people who’ve lost

everything, in a fiery furnace.

 

The Grenfell Tower football

match is a worthy TV game,

Because the lives of these

people – will never be the

same.

 

The world football stars get

together and play football

with such desire,

A fantastic footballing tribute –

to the people of the Grenfell

Tower Fire.

 

Written by Darryl Ashton Darryl Ashton

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