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Fantasy Football – Famous Songs Dedicated for the Game

Music and songs are integral of our life and so is the game of soccer or football. Not every one of us gets a chance to play football live for famous clubs or international level. But not to worry! Today, we have the option to get involved with fantasy football games and also win cash rewards. 

However, today we are focusing on a topic which connects the fantasy premier league fans with music. And why is that so? Coz every fantasy football league game lover has a favourite football theme song. 

Let us take a look at some of the famous songs specially created for the game. And play fantasy football games at the newest App of 11Wickets for Android/iOS users. 

Wavin’ Flag

Artist: K’naan
Album: Troubadour
Released: 2009
“Wavin’ Flag” is a song by Somali-Canadian artist K’naan from his album Troubadour. The song was originally written for Somalia and aspirations of its people for freedom.  The song became a truly global hit when it was chosen as Coca-Cola’s promotional anthem for the 2010 FIFA World Cup, hosted by South Africa. 

We Are One (Ole Ola)

Artist: Pitbull
Featured artists: Jennifer Lopez, Claudia Leitte
Album: We Are One (Ole Ola)
Released: 2014
“We Are One (Ole Ola)” is a song recorded by Cuban American rapper Pitbull for One Love, One Rhythm – The 2014 FIFA World Cup Official Album (2014). It is the official song of the 2014 FIFA World Cup and features guest vocals from American singer Jennifer Lopez and Brazilian singer Claudia Leitte. 

Waka Waka (This Time for Africa)

Artist: Shakira
Featured artist: Freshlyground
Album: Waka Waka (This Time for Africa)
Released: 2010
“Waka Waka (This Time for Africa)”, called “Waka Waka (Esto es África)” in Spanish, is a song by Colombian singer Shakira, featuring the South African band Freshlyground. It was released on 7 May 2010 by Epic Records as the official song of the 2010 FIFA World Cup, which was held in South Africa. 

La Copa de la Vida

Artist: Ricky Martin
Album: Vuelve
Released: 1998
“The Cup of Life” (Spanish: La Copa de la Vida) is a song recorded by Ricky Martin. “The Cup of Life” became the official song of the 1998 FIFA World Cup in France and topped the charts in many countries around the world. 

Live It Up

Artist: Nicky Jam
Featured artists: Will Smith, Era Istrefi
Album: Live It Up
Released: 2018
“Live It Up” is a song by American singer Nicky Jam featuring American rapper Will Smith and Kosovar singer Era Istrefi. It was chosen as the official song for the 2018 FIFA World Cup. 

The Time of Our Lives 

Artist: Il Divo
Album: The Time of Our Lives (Radio Edit)
Released: 2006
“The Time of Our Lives” is a song recorded by British operatic pop quartet Il Divo and American R&B singer Toni Braxton to serve as the official theme song for the 2006 FIFA World Cup football (soccer) tournament. 

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