495 Total Quotes

English Athlete Quotes

If you're a goalkeeper, it doesn't matter what you save the ball with - if you keep it out, it's not a goal.
Mark Lawrenson
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Bobby Moore
Pele was the most complete player I've ever seen.
Bobby Moore
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Bobby Moore
At least is was a victory and at least we won.
Bobby Moore
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Bobby Robson
The first ninety minutes of a football match are the most important.
Bobby Robson
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Bobby Robson
Anything from 1-0 to 2-0 would be a nice result.
Bobby Robson
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Bobby Robson
Home advantage gives you an advantage.
Bobby Robson
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Bobby Robson
Practice makes permanent.
Bobby Robson
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Maybe in a few months I can start to daydream if we are still top of the league. That is the main one for us.
John Terry
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On occasions I have been big-headed. I think most people are when they get in the limelight. I call myself Big Head just to remind myself not to be.
Brian Clough
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Who the hell wants fourteen pairs of shoes when they go on holiday? I haven't had fourteen pairs in my life.
Brian Clough
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Don't send me flowers when I'm dead. If you like me, send them while I'm alive.
Brian Clough
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If a chairman sacks the manager he initially appointed, he should go as well.
Brian Clough
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I like my women to be feminine, not sliding into tackles and covered in mud.
Brian Clough
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That Seaman is a handsome young man but he spends too much time looking in his mirror rather than at the ball. You can't keep goal with hair like that.
Brian Clough
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I wouldn't say I was the best manager in the business. But I was in the top one.
Brian Clough
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When you get to a certain age, there is no coming back.
Brian Clough
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I want no epitaphs of profound history and all that type of thing. I contributed. I would hope they would say that, and I would hope somebody liked me.
Brian Clough
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We used to go to the pictures every Saturday night but we had to leave a little bit early and get home and watch Match of the Day - and my wife still complains she missed the last five minutes of every film we saw.
Brian Clough
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Walk on water? I know most people out there will be saying that instead of walking on it, I should have taken more of it with my drinks. They are absolutely right.
Brian Clough
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Beckham? His wife can't sing and his barber can't cut hair.
Brian Clough
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I've decided to pick my moment to retire very carefully - in about 200 years time.
Brian Clough
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Don't play too much golf. Two rounds a day are plenty.
Harry Vardon
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I'd always had an interest in physiotherapy and psychology.
Bob Paisley
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Football's not just about scoring goals - it's about winning.
Alan Shearer
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One accusation you can't throw at me is that I've always done my best.
Alan Shearer
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At times they don't like you to kick them and they feel you're not allowed to kick them.
Alan Shearer
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Don't forget this club nearly went out of extinction last year.
Alan Smith
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I have been doing 120 miles a week, when normally I would do about 140.
Paula Radcliffe
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A game is not won until it is lost.
David Pleat
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Fortunate indeed, is the man who takes exactly the right measure of himself, and holds a just balance between what he can acquire and what he can use.
Peter Latham
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