Bless him, he always had a hairstyle and always had something
to say. And he said it with passion. The trouble he didn't
always give us brain time to approve what his mouth was
saying, so some great quotes. I would go as far as to say that
if it hadn't been for David Coleman coming along first we
would now be talking about Keeganballs rather than
Colemanballs. Let's have a look at some of the things he
has had to say....
disappointed me was that we didn't play with any passion. I'm
not disappointed, you know, I'm just disappointed."
"We deserved to win this game after hammering
them 0-0 in the first half."
33 or 34-year-olds will be 36 or 37 by the time the next World
Cup comes around, if they're not careful."
a slight doubt about only one player, and that's Tony Adams,
who definitely won't be playing tomorrow."
"I've had an interest in
racing all my life, or longer really."
is always easier when you've got the ball.”
"My father was a miner and he worked down a
"People will say that was typical City, which
really annoys me. But that’s typical City I suppose."
"Our current financial situation means that if
we want to buy, we have to spend."
'I want more from David Beckham. I want him to
improve on perfection.'
"It was still moving when it hit the back of
"I came to Nantes two years ago and it's much
the same today, except that it's completely different"
some ways, cramp is worse than having a broken leg."
don't think there's anyone bigger or smaller than Maradona."
"I know what
is around the corner - I just don't know where the corner is.
But the onus is on us to perform and we must control the
substitute is about to come on - he's a player who was left
out of the starting line-up today."
"England have the best fans in the world and
Scotland's fans are second-to-none."
"I'd love to be a mole on the wall in the
Liverpool dressing room at half-time."
"Luis Figo is totally different to David
Beckham, and vice versa."
"Gary always weighed up his options, especially when he had no
"You can't do better than go away from home and get a draw."
"They compare Steve McManaman to Steve Heighway and he's
nothing like him, but I can see why - it's because he's a bit
Anelka left Arsenal for £23million and they built a training
ground on him."
"If I had a
blank piece of paper there'd be five names on it.”
"I’m not trying
to make excuses for David Seaman but I think the lights may
have been a problem.”
"That would have been a goal if it wasn't
talk Turkey, but you can tell he’s delighted.”
tide is very much in our court now."
"Goalkeepers aren't born today until they're in their late
twenties or thirties."
"The ref was vertically 15 yards away."
the team isn't difficult, it's who to leave out.”
"The game has
gone rather scrappy as both sides realise they could win this
match or lose it."
"You get bunches of players like you do bananas, though that
is a bad comparison."
"Not many teams will come to Arsenal and get anything, home or
the second best team in the world and there is no higher
praise that that."
"At this level, if five or six players don't
turn up, you'll get beat."
"One of his strengths is not heading."
never play at Wembley again, unless I play at Wembley again."
"We managed to wrong a few rights."
"That decision, for me, was almost certainly definitely
"The good news for Nigeria is that they're two-nil down very
early in the game."