Football Quiz Questions About Quotes

Which ex manager said... "Rome wasn't built in a day but I wasn't on that particular job"?

  • Brian Clough

Which ex Southampton manager said... "No. I was asked if I thought I was the right man for the job and I said, 'No, I think they should have got George Graham because I'm useless.'"?

  • Gordon Strachan

Which manager said... "I tried to watch the Tottenham match on television in my hotel yesterday, but I fell asleep"?

  • Arsene Wenger

Which ex manager said... "It was a very simple team talk. All I used to say was: “Whenever possible, give the ball to George Best"?

  • Sir Matt Busby

Which ex manager said... "If God had wanted us to play football in the sky, He'd have put grass up there"?

  • Brian Clough

Which ex manager said... "The world would be a better place if some of the kids who came out of Eton had half the b******s Vinnie has got"?

  • Joe Kinnear

Which ex player said... "Football is a simple game: 22 men chase a ball for 90 minutes and at the end, the Germans win"?

  • Gary Lineker

Which ex manager said... "I'm going to make a prediction - it could go either way"?

  • Ron Atkinson

Which ex player said... "Well, I can play in the centre, on the right and occasionally on the left side"?

  • David Beckham

Which ex player said... "I'd been ill and hadn't trained for a week, and I'd been out of the team for three weeks before that, so I wasn't sharp. I got cramp before half-time as well. But I'm not one to make excuses"?

  • Clinton Morrison

Which ex player said... "It was like living in a different country"?

  • Ian Rush

Which ex commentator said... "Don't tell those coming in the final result of that fantastic match, but let's just have another look at Italy's winning goal"?

  • David Coleman

Which ex manager said... "A football team is like a piano. You need eight men to carry it and three who can play the damn thing"?

  • Bill Shankly

Which ex manager said... "Well, Clive, it's all about the two Ms - movement and positioning"?

  • Ron Atkinson

Which ex striker said..... 'Football is a simple game; 22 men chase a ball for 90 minutes and at the end, the Germans win.'....?

  • Gary Lineker

Who said.... "Italians can't win the game against you, but you can lose the game against the Italians."

  • Johan Cruyff