Football Quotes

Nobody in football should be called a genius. A genius is a guy like Norman Einstein.
– Joe Theismann

I can see the carrot at the end of the tunnel.
– Stuart Pearce

My legs sort of disappeared from nowhere.
– Chris Waddle

It was a big relief off my shoulder.
– Paul Gascoigne

You’ve got to believe that you’re going to win, and I believe that we’ll win the World Cup until the final whistle blows and we’re knocked out.
– Peter Shilton

Presumably, he couldn’t have said it without the other lads in the team’Football’s not just about scoring goals – it’s about winning.
– Alan Shearer

Football’s not like an electric light – you can’t just flick the button and change from slow to quick.
– John Greig

I think football would become an even better game if someone could invent a ball that kicks back.
– Eric Morecambe

All the Leeds team are 100% behind the manager,but I can’t speak for the rest of the squad.
– Brian Greenhoff

I’ve lost count of the times I’ve played in that fixture. Each one was a memorable occasion.
– Trevor Steven

I may have handed in a transfer request, but there is no way that I want to leave this club.
– David Eyres

He (Steve Walsh) is the type of player who will follow you to every end of the box.
– Kerry Dixon

If there wasn’t such a thing as football we’d all be frustrated footballers.
– Mick Lyons

I couldn’t settle in Italy – it was like living in a foreign country.
– Ian Rush

If you can’t stand the heat in the dressing-room, get out of the kitchen!
– Terry Venables

There’s no in between – you’re either good or bad. We were in between.
– Gary Lineker

I spent four indifferent years at Goodison, but they were great years.
– Martin Hodge

I feel like I’m the best, but you’re not going to get me to say that.
– Jerry Rice

I’m not convinced that Scotland will play a typically English game.
– Gareth Southgate

We didn’t think we’d come here tonight and get any sort of result.
– Les Sealey