18 Total Quotes

Raymond Domenech Quotes

Raymond Domenech
Two months ago we were hardly good enough for the trash can. And today everyone considers there is no doubt about our [2006] qualification. As far as I know, we haven't taken any extra points in our campaign. My duty is to make sure that no one gets carried away. We must be careful to avoid a dangerous and worthless euphoria.
Raymond Domenech
#Doubt

Raymond Domenech
We will play at 1500 local time and at 1900 we will be on the plane home, ... The players will travel in first class and will rest peacefully. The next morning, we will arrive at 0600 after a good night's sleep, and be ready to work.
Raymond Domenech
#Home

Raymond Domenech
We refused to let it go and we managed to bounce back. We were dealing with a disastrous situation and we turned it into an euphoric victory.
Raymond Domenech
#Bounce

Raymond Domenech
I am happy to play against Italy. It's a big team. I've wanted to play Italy.
Raymond Domenech
#Italy

Raymond Domenech
There are weaknesses in our game,
Raymond Domenech
#Game

Raymond Domenech
I sensed it was a team that had taken its destiny in its hands.
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#Destiny

Raymond Domenech
Against Cyprus, it's simple: we have to score. I think three goals more than the Swiss if the Swiss win in Ireland.
Raymond Domenech
#Goals

Raymond Domenech
If they think it's going to be a case of passing the ball to feet and playing space-age soccer then they'll have missed the point. There will be a physical battle.
Raymond Domenech
#Age And Aging

Raymond Domenech
I've listened a lot, I've seen a lot of people. After a long reflection, I've decided not to decide. We will take a decision peacefully.
Raymond Domenech
#People

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At any moment, the Irish can bring on huge guys to try and make us suffer.
Raymond Domenech
#Irish

Raymond Domenech
It's not a duel one against the other. I look at the quality and what they can do on the field. Then it's who is in form at the right moment. We have two great goalkeepers and eventually you have to choose.
Raymond Domenech
#Quality

Raymond Domenech
The talks with Ukraine are over because there is no room for talks left. Now, we have no choice but to resort to a draw.
Raymond Domenech
#Choice

Raymond Domenech
It's deplorable to boo Fabien. People have short memories. I find it inconceivable to boo someone wearing the national jersey.
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#Memories

Raymond Domenech
I'm free to make my choice. I have never put up with any pressure from whoever it is when it comes to taking a decision about a player. And it's not going to happen.
Raymond Domenech
#Choice

Raymond Domenech
We lacked efficiency, that's a shame. But we showed a lot more creativity than before. Overall I'm happy with the players. They showed a real drive. Something happened tonight that will help us move forward.
Raymond Domenech
#Creativity

Raymond Domenech
It's no big deal. We created a lot. We only lacked efficiency.
Raymond Domenech
#Efficiency

Raymond Domenech
The fact he has announced his retirement now will allow him to prepare well for the World Cup and be able to play in peace. I know that he really wants to succeed in Germany and I'm convinced that he still has the most beautiful page of his sporting history to write: winning a second World Cup with the Blues.
Raymond Domenech
#Retirement

Raymond Domenech
They all produced their best game since I have been <br/> in charge, ... Not only Zidane, not <br/> only Thuram, not only Makelele. I saw a genuine team who applied <br/> what we decided in training and what we said before the game.
Raymond Domenech
#Best Game