Soccer Quotes and Sayings - Page 17
He’s one of those footballers whose brains are in his head.
- Derek Johnstone
The vision of a champion is someone who is bent over, drenched in sweat, and the point of exhaustion, when no one else is watching.
- Anson Dorrance
Sometimes in football you have to score goals.
- Thierry Henry
Why is there only one ball for 22 players? If you gave a ball to each of them, they’d stop fighting for it.
It’s why we play the game. Anything is possible, anything can happen, and we proved that again tonight.
- Casey Korkus
If they are going to win this match, they’re going to have to score a goal.
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
Soccer is all very well as a game for rough girls, but is hardly suitable for delicate boys.
- Oscar Wilde
If you are first you are first. If you are second, you are nothing.
- Bill Shankly
If you don’t concede any goals you’ll win more games than you lose.
- Wayne Bridge
Soccer is simple, but it is difficult to play simple.
- Johan Cruijff
We lost because we didn’t win.
If you’re attacking, you don’t get as tired as when you’re chasing.
- Kyle Rote, Jr.
Soccer is not just about scoring goals – it’s about winning.
As long as no- one scored, it was always going to be close.
- Arsene Wenger
I’ve never wanted to leave. I’m here for the rest of my life, and hopefully after that as well.
- Alan Shearer
Whoever invented soccer should be worshiped as a God.
- Hugo Sanchez
A lot of football success is in the mind. you must believe you are the best and then make sure that you are.
- Bill Shankly
Football is an incredible game. Sometimes it’s so incredible, it’s unbelievable.
- Tom Landry