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Thread #48285   Message #724118
Posted By: An Pluiméir Ceolmhar
06-Jun-02 - 04:27 AM
Thread Name: Lyr Req: 'come on you boys in green' soccer song
Subject: RE: Lyr Req: 'come on you boys in green' soccer song
Isn't it just

Come on you boys in green
Come on you boys in green
Come on come on
Come on you boys in green (rep. ad nauseam)?

The tune is "Those were the days, my friend" as sung by sweet little Mary Hopkin all those years ago - about 1969, if memory serves me well. Ah yes, those were the days...