Song: The United Calypso

Song: The United Calypso

The United Calypso One of the oldest United songs and significantly different from every other song I’ve covered so far. It is the first song that was actually written as a tribute by an observer/artist about United rather than the usual way whereby well known songs are adapted by terrace songsters. Although I’d usually rather we didn’t adopt official club songs as terrace anthems like Leeds did with Marching On Together, Norwich with On The Ball, City and Arsenal with Good Old Arsenal (which was written by that well known Gooner Jimmy Hill!),…Read more …
Boylie’s Top 10 All-Time United Christmas Songs

Boylie’s Top 10 All-Time United Christmas Songs

Over the years United fans like many other fans have amended many a Christmas favourite to suit a player or abuse opponents on a regular basis. Older reds will fondly recall paying homage to Denis law with the following: Hark the Herald Angels singGlory to Denis Law the KingScores a goal every weekThrough the defence Georgie Best does sneakPasses the ball to Denis Law“He’s the King” the crowd does roarCracks the ball and breaks the netTo European football we are setDenis Law EmmanuelTwice as good as Colin BellHark the Herald Angels singGlory to…Read more …