When it comes to sport games and mostly football, you will find that there are so many ways in which the fans can make sure that they are cheering up their team players so that they can register big wins. In football, it is like every team has their techniques of keeping the spirits of their players very high. A perfect example of what we are talking about here is the song ‘Glory-Glory Tottenham Hotspur’ that was first used by the Spurs as team and then other clubs copied. By going through this particular site, you will be in a better position to understand the origin of the song ‘Glory-Glory Tottenham Hotspur’ and how it was in the beginning so that you cannot have any doubts.
If you can remember the civil war that was experienced in America, this is where the song emerged from. The song was being played during the times of that civil war, and when it came in 1962, there was a monthly Atlantic of February, this particular song was published for the very first time. It was the work of an activist who was against slavery and was known by the name Julia Ward Howe. The activist Julia Ward Howe first came up with this song in a poem form, and she was given 4 dollars over the song. The roots of this song are not just based on Julia Ward Howe, they go further. The activist Julia Ward Howe just adopted this tune after it had been composed by the one and only William Steffe back in the year 1856.
Nowadays the song is used in football for fun, in the past when it was established by Julia Ward Howe its main purpose was to glorify the Lord’s coming. This poem was known to be a martial one just from the language used in it and the verse that was outstanding in the whole song was ‘glory glory hallelujah’. You will discover that this is not the case in the today song that is sung by the players and their fans just before or after registering a win in a match. There are no overtones that are religious in the today’s song that was originated by Julia Ward Howe.
The Wolves team wanted to record their win against Spurs for the second time, but this did not happen, here is where the song ‘Glory-Glory Tottenham Hotspur’ was first used and it was back then in the year 1960. This was after the team had been announced as the winners of the FA cup. The song was in jest when it was used by the Spurs before it was adopted by other football clubs like the famous Manchester United.