Additional information about this England World Cup Squad vinyl art.
Dana & The Northern Ireland 1982 World Cup Squad – The Artist
Dana, is a British-born Irish singer and former politician (Dana Rosemary Scallon) who served as Member of the European Parliament from 1999 to 2004. While still a schoolgirl she won the 1970 Eurovision Song Contest with “All Kinds of Everything”. It became a worldwide million-seller and launched her music career. In 1982 she teamed up with the Northern Ireland World Cup Squad to produce the official souvenir record.
Yer Man – The Song
Yer Man is a song written by G.Brown, J. Brown, R. Scallon and D. Scallon. It was recorded by the 1982 Northern Ireland World Cup squad.
The Irish Shamrock – The Shape
A shamrock is a young sprig, used as a symbol of Ireland. Saint Patrick, Ireland’s patron saint, is said to have used it as a metaphor for the Christian Holy Trinity. The name shamrock comes from Irish seamróg, which is the diminutive of the Irish word for plant (seamair) and means simply “little plant” or “young plant”.
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