45 Total Quotes

Gordon Strachan Quotes

Gordon Strachan
Some of the football was excellent today, which the wee man would have liked.
Gordon Strachan
#Football

Gordon Strachan
Stephen is as important to this club as any player. The talks to sign him up have been going well and we're not too far away.
Gordon Strachan
#Club

Gordon Strachan
It would have been a benefit to me and the lads in some way in terms of playing in it. I hope we can play with a full deck of cards next time.
Gordon Strachan
#Benefit

Gordon Strachan
Apart from not taking advantage of the good crossing positions we got into, we also need a better shape,
Gordon Strachan
#Advantage

Gordon Strachan
It's not the same injury but similar.
Gordon Strachan
#Injury

Gordon Strachan
I'm just going to crumble like a wreck. I'll go home, become an alcoholic and maybe! jump of a bridge.
Gordon Strachan
#Scottish Athlete #Home

Gordon Strachan
I've got more important things to think about. I've got a yogurt to finish by today, the expiry date is today.
Gordon Strachan
#Scottish Athlete

Gordon Strachan
The biggest disappointment for me is that I will have to wait until next year until we have nights like this again,
Gordon Strachan
#Disappointment

Gordon Strachan
It would be good for everybody, although we would have to make sure the rest of the Scottish league would be safe and prosper,
Gordon Strachan
#Rest

Gordon Strachan
I lived in England for 21 years and I know that everybody, apart from some of the teams that think they might get relegated, would love Celtic and Rangers to be in the English League. I think it will happen eventually.
Gordon Strachan
#England

Gordon Strachan
We went over the goals again with the players this morning,
Gordon Strachan
#Goals

Gordon Strachan
The reality, ... is that I need to win games of football. That's where the pressure and the sleepless nights come from. There's a fantasy pressure with this job but none of that matters. I need to make this team into a good unit, need to take it forward, give it a change of pace, need to get it younger and to use the experience of the lads we've got here. I need Lennon and Sutton and people like that to go and show how you handle being a Celtic player.
Gordon Strachan
#Football

Gordon Strachan
The lines of communication have been down for a while now, to be honest,
Gordon Strachan
#Communication

Gordon Strachan
When you make those decisions, it is hard because you know you have to let down people who are playing well. I just wish we had that sort of competition everywhere in the team. Two of our best players form-wise have not been getting a game, but I don't have that dilemma elsewhere. The rest of the team really picks itself.
Gordon Strachan
#People

Gordon Strachan
There are only two people who really know the true story, the referee and Neil,
Gordon Strachan
#People

Gordon Strachan
Were people squaring up to him or was he squaring up to other people?,
Gordon Strachan
#People

Gordon Strachan
There is an impasse at the moment but we are still trying our best to get him because I still believe there is a lot in the lad I can work on. He also wants to come here, which is great.
Gordon Strachan
#Trying

Gordon Strachan
Scotland have a system which is getting better, but it's players who win and lose games. Look at England. They have a system, but if the opposition players jump higher, tackle harder and shoot better, your system is in trouble.
Gordon Strachan
#England

Gordon Strachan
We're a fair bit off the vision I have for the club that's for sure,
Gordon Strachan
#Vision

Gordon Strachan
We were under pressure to win,
Gordon Strachan
#Pressure

Gordon Strachan
It's a shame for him because he has been playing excellent football and in a nice partnership with a nice midfield going there but we will just get on with it.
Gordon Strachan
#Football

Gordon Strachan
We had to work incredibly hard at times to win the ball out there,
Gordon Strachan
#Work

Gordon Strachan
It was a real tester, breaking away on his own from the half-way line. When you are running, and there are 50,000 people there desperate for you to score, the pressure's on you. But he came up with the winner.
Gordon Strachan
#Running

Gordon Strachan
If I'd spoken to the media about him, it could have been misinterpreted by Roy. I only wanted to speak to him about it. I sat down with him for two hours when we met and if Roy thought there was anything in my body language which said I didn't really want him, then he wouldn't be here.
Gordon Strachan
#Media

Gordon Strachan
I can't comment on players who are involved with their particular clubs in the future, and the same applies to Wayne Bridge.
Gordon Strachan
#Future

Gordon Strachan
People were looking to see if we could react to the Clyde result. We did.
Gordon Strachan
#People

Gordon Strachan
He's one of the best young players in Scotland and the price wasn't extortionate. He has ability and he's willing to learn. This signing also brings down the average age of the team.
Gordon Strachan
#Ability

Gordon Strachan
It would be stupid to think people would not notice there was a hitch in his contract and try and get a top player.
Gordon Strachan
#People

Gordon Strachan
When you look at the games he's played, it's no real surprise. He's not missed many matches for club or country over the last couple of years and, when you look back to those games he travelled to America for recently with Bulgaria, maybe it's just all beginning to catch up with him now.
Gordon Strachan
#Games