English football fans have a penchant for witty chants with dark, self-deprecating humour playing as big a part as the goading, crudeness and passion prevalent in numerous terrace songs.
Throughout the Premier League's 20-year history, players have come and gone.
But a select few—be it from glorious on-pitch ability, off-field activities or sheer uselessness—live on through the fans' voices, echoing off stadium walls.
To make a chant truly great, it needs a delicate mix of humour, introspection and reason. Not to mention a catchy melody—more often than not ripped straight from the charts.
There are no sustained high notes scattered with vibrato here but rather pop melodies, welcoming even the most inebriated of vocalists.
Here are the top 10 chants from the 2011-12 season.