Thanks to Josh Getman, we now have the first two songs that will resound from the MiB block of seats at the next US World Cup qualifying game. Here’s a man who rhymes “miss” with the Jewish word for ritual circumcision. His poetry is so poetic, it’s worth risking a recall for Bornstein, his play be damned. Josh, resign from your day job now. Broadway is calling.
To the tune of “Sixteen Going on Seventeen”:
Jonathan Bornstein, Jonathan Bornstein,
Headers that never miss
Carving up wingers,
Then performing a bris
Or, staying with the the show tunes theme, but branching out from The Sound of Music, perhaps the wing should be renamed “Cherundolo-klahoma”:
Cherundolo-klahoma, where the back comes sweepin’ down the wing, And his trundlin’ feet, sure can’t be beat, When his cross drops angels start to sing.
Arsenal’s manager Arsene Wenger.
Careful there, Arsene, an MLS is always watching.