As uploaded to YouTube user 12shunsuke12's account today, several new chants have been announced for 2010. It's all a bit different to back home where chants evolve organically on the terraces and either get taken up or forgotten about depending on the supporters. Here the songs are constructed in a studio and we are then told what to sing.
Well, it is what it is, and I'm not judging either way. I do miss the spontaneity of crowd humour you get so much of back home, but there's also something to be said for everyone knowing what they're meant to be singing at the same time. The noise is amplified ten fold, and the all round atmosphere benefits.
Anyway, I'm not here to bang on about the difference in terrace culture between Japan and the UK, I'm here to post this video:
Check out 12shunsuke12's page for the new chants for Ono, Bosnar etc, but the chant above is the one I'm most looking forward to belting out next Saturday.
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