Top Soccer quotes

Here are some quotes related to soccer. Some are arrogant, some inspiring. Check them out:


“Whoever invented football should be worshipped as a god.”- Hugo Sanchez.


“Fail to prepare, prepare to fail.”– Roy Keane.


“The rules of soccer are very simple, basically it is this: if it moves, kick it. If it doesn’t move, kick it until it does.”-Phil Woosnam.


“Please don’t call me arrogant, but I’m European champion and I think I’m a special one.”

“When I go to the press conference before the game, in my mind the game has alredy started.”- Jose Mourinho.


“I can’t believe it. I can’t believe it. Football. Bloody hell.” ( after the dramatic 1999 European Cup win)

“At the end of the game, the European Cup will be only six feet away from you, and you will not even be able to touch it if we lose. And for many of you, that will be the closest you will ever get. Don’t you dare come back in here without giving your all.”- Sir Alex Ferguson ( half-time pep talk during the 1999 European Cup final).


“Some people believe football is a matter of life and death. I’m very disappointed with that attitude. I can assure you it is much, much more important than that.”- Bill Shankly.


“I tried to watch the Tottenham match on television in my hotel yesterday, but I fell asleep.”

“Everyone thinks they have the prettiest wife at home.”- Arsene Wenger ( responding to Alex Ferguson’s claim that he has the best team).


“The goal was scored little bit by the hand of god, another bit by the head of Maradona”- Diego Maradona (after scoring using his hand against England).


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