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How to write a perfect World Cup song

As the FA has decided not to appoint an official song for England this year, this responsibility now falls to us: the people

By Chris Lochery  

World in Motion: the perfect fusion of temple, rhythm and range.

When football songs are done well, the effect can be transformative. Composing a tune that is capable of uniting fans who in any ordinary week would be one another’s sworn enemies is no mean feat. But writing something that can unite an entire nation—turning the stadium electric and bolstering the spirits of our squad to victory—is something close to magic.

As the FA has decided not to appoint an official song for England this year, this…

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