22 Total Quotes

Brian Barwick Quotes

Equally, we have taken the prudent step to book the Millennium Stadium.
Brian Barwick
#Books And Reading

We have been taking advice from experts and they still think it is on course to finish on time.
Brian Barwick
#Advice

We welcome the prompt action taken by the Burnley magistrates to jail Michael Lewis for five months today.
Brian Barwick
#Action

We are clearly giving some serious consideration to putting together a bid for the tournament.
Brian Barwick
#Giving

I like him as a man and I think he's proved with his competitive record that he's an extremely good England coach and I get on will with him personally.
Brian Barwick
#Man

Alan Smith was given an opportunity to play for England and chose to play elsewhere. It's probably not the cleverest thing he's done.
Brian Barwick
#England

He must need the football,
Brian Barwick
#Football

We welcome the fact that he (Newell) has said that he is willing to provide names and details of people who have breached the rules. If he provides us with evidence we will investigate fully.
Brian Barwick
#People

Until you sit where Sven sits, the profile of the job is unimaginable and with it the newsworthy value follows it.
Brian Barwick
#Value

I was keen that if Sven was going to enjoy his football trade past 2006, that I was aware of it. In a way we've been trying to insure against [being left in the lurch], by having a mature relationship, that we would try and prevent that situation. What was important for me was to be seen to be backing Sven.
Brian Barwick
#Football

I'm giving Sven an opportunity to take the best English side since 1966 to a World Cup, and that's my way of saying I have a fantastic degree of confidence in his ability to deliver for us.
Brian Barwick
#Giving

We have the opportunity, if we want, to get the person in place hopefully before the finals.
Brian Barwick
#Opportunity

We will be in the business of appointing who we believe will be the right man to take care of one of the finest international teams in the world.
Brian Barwick
#Business

I'm a great believer in drawing experience and knowledge from people.
Brian Barwick
#Experience

Allegations made during the past week have not been good for the game's image. However, the FA fully appreciates the importance of Sven and the England team in the build up to and during the World Cup.
Brian Barwick
#Past

This is great news for England fans and the result of intensive lobbying by the FA.
Brian Barwick
#England

We are not prepared to compromise or take any risk on this.
Brian Barwick
#Compromise

Due to the magnitude of the Final, we are not prepared to compromise or take any risks on the stadium being unable to stage such a significant event.
Brian Barwick
#Compromise

This is very sad news. Peter Osgood made a wonderful contribution to English football.
Brian Barwick
#Football

Peter Osgood made a wonderful contribution to English football, playing four times for the national side and serving clubs like Chelsea and Southampton with such great distinction.
Brian Barwick
#Football

We are in discussions with FIFA on retrospective disciplinary action and we have raised diving as a priority area where video evidence could be used.
Brian Barwick
#Action

We were speaking to Felipe as part of the process of recruiting the next coach and that process continues.
Brian Barwick
#Coach