Soccer Quotes and Sayings - Page 23
Soccer is simple, but it is difficult to play simple.
– Johan Cruijff
“Offense sells tickets, defense wins championships.”
My coach always says to me, ” tonight when you get home, I want weighted lunges, 100 push ups, 200 sit ups, and at least 3 miles” I’ve learned to reply in “yes coach” otherwise he says, “you start complaining like that and i’ll do it with you so I know you’re doing it all”… Well I am glad I do it all cause trust me, its paid off. Work like crazy or don’t work at all alright.
Here’s to the girls who come from school, wipe all their make up off, change out of their skinny jeans and put on a soccer jersey. Feels good doesn’t it?
A loser quits when it gets hard, a soccer player plays until they win.
If you can’t handle mud, blood, grass stains, cleat imprints, hidden elbows thrown, falling, getting tripped, twisted ankles, toes stepped on, and bruised legs, maybe soccer isn’t for you.
Soccer is a dedication. When you sign up your putting all of yourself in it. And If you can’t commit, you’ve already lost.
Butterflies in your stomach, until the first whistle blows and your foot makes contact with the ball.
You can’t play strong. You have to play smart.
A good sport requires passion
It’s the feeling you get once you step on the field. The rush of adrenaline. The feeling of knowing that your at the right place, at the right time. The silence before the whistle. The moment your feet touch that ball. That’s the passion behind soccer.
The opening ceremony was good, although I missed it.
– Graeme Le Saux
If they are going to win this match, they’re going to have to score a goal.
Soccer players are not born they are made; perhaps you are born with certain skills, but there’s no such a thing as a born as soccer player. Hard work, sacrifice, learning, but most of all the passion for the sport is what makes a pro- soccer player.
We didn’t underestimate them. They were a lot better than we thought.
– Bobby Robson