Fun time Frankie – An Ode to Frank Worthington on ZANI

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Frankie is a one-off, he comes from Halifax,
Lived life in the fast lane, he took it to the max.
Frankie had it all, in every single way,
It was poetry in motion watching Frankie play.
Frankie was a genius, he could make that leather talk,
He bought the ball to life, Frankie walked the walk.
He had an aurora about him, he stood out from the crowd,
Adored by his loyal legions, who sang his name out loud.



Played for Huddersfield, Leicester, Bolton, Birmingham & Leeds,
Sunderland, Saints & Brighton all saw Frank succeed.
Tranmere, Preston, Stockport plus Phily & Tampa Bay,
24 clubs in total all saw Frankie play.

He was a Brazilian in English form, looks and silky skill,
Bird's, fast cars, drink & drugs, life was such a thrill.
If football is a religion, Frank's a prophet,of that I have no doubt,
For God gave Frank his gifts to make Worthington stand out

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