On Air Now
Classic FM Drive with John Brunning 4pm - 7pm
This image appears in the gallery:
Football-mad musicians: music's obsession with the beautiful game
In his 2000 opera 'The Silver Tassie', which is about a footballer injured in the first world war, British composer Mark-Anthony Turnage adapted the stage play of the same name. It's not quite a terrace chant, but you can't fault its footie spirit.