A team is not made up of isolated individuals. Always stay in the game. Don't be passive. Football is a team game. No one plays alone. Success depends on your whole team being a single unit.— Pele
Stunning Football Game quotations
Football is about joy. It's about dribbling. I favour every idea that makes the game beautiful. Every good idea has to last.
Mike, did you ever see the movie 'Cast Away?' In that movie, Tom Hanks' only friend was a ball named Wilson. In this game, Russell Wilson's only friend is a football.
Football is just a game. What matters is what you play for.
Sharks are as tough as those football fans who take their shirts off during games in Chicago in January, only more intelligent.
I've got a Championship game to play and I'm excited about the opportunity of my damn strong football team to play in it.
Football is one of the world's best means of communication.
It is impartial, apolitical and universal. Football unites people around the world every day. Young or old, players or fans, rich or poor, the game makes everyone equal, stirs the imagination, makes people happy and makes them sad
The grid is like the lines on a football field.
You can play a great game in the grid or a lousy game. But the goal is to play a really fine game.
I love football. I think it is most wonderful game in world and I despise to lose.
My only feeling about superstition is that it's unlucky to be behind at the end of the game.
If a man watches three football games in a row, he should be declared legally dead.
If the psychic energies of the average mass of people watching a football game or a musical comedy could be diverted into the rational channels of a freedom movement, they would be invincible.
Money is not a motivating factor. Money doesn't thrill me or make me play better because there are benefits to being wealthy. I'm just happy with a ball at my feet. My motivation comes from playing the game I love. If I wasn't paid to be a professional footballer I would willingly play for nothing.
I'm the head coach at LSU. I will be the head coach at LSU. I have no interest in talking to anybody else. I got a championship game to play, and I'm excited for the opportunity of my damn strong football team to play in it. Please ask me after. I'm busy. Thank you very much. Have a great day!
Professional football in America is a special game, a unique game .
.. It is a rare game. The men who play it make it so. All of them are fearless. All of them are strong, quick. And all of them are part of a story that began long ago. A story written by men who found, in the sport, a demanding measure for their own courage and ability.
I believe the game is designed to reward the ones who hit the hardest - If you can't take it, you shouldn't play!
[Football is] a game that requires the constant conjuring of animosity.
Every professional footballer should seek to play at least one game at Celtic Park. I have never felt anything like it.
With the game on the line. I want the ball in my hands.
There is no academic virtue in playing mediocre football and no academic vice in winning a game that by all odds one should lose...There has indeed been a surrender at Notre Dame, but it is a surrender to excellence on all fronts, and in this we hope to rise above ourselves with the help of God.
I already believe I am the best linebacker in the game.
Now, I have to show one more thing ? that I am the most dominating, influential person in the game and the best football player to ever put on a pair of cleats.
Every game is an opportunity to measure yourself against your own potential.
Football is an incredible game. Sometimes it's so incredible, it's unbelievable.
The ball is round, the game lasts ninety minutes, and everything else is just theory.
We didn't underestimate them. They were just a lot better than we thought.
I played football for a team called the East Dragons on the east side of town.
We only had six regular season games. And six games I played tail back and I had 18 touchdowns in six games. That's when I knew I had some athletic ability.
Driving a Porsche in London is like bringing a Ming vase to a football game.
I make my practices real hard because if a player is a quitter, I want him to quit in practice, not in a game.
Football is not a game but a religion, a metaphysical island of fundamental truth in a highly verbalized, disguised society, a throwback of 30,000 generations of anthropological time.
I don't expect to win enough games to be put on NCAA probation.
I just want to win enough to warrant an investigation.
I wish I could go to the school where my close friends go, but I obviously can't. The good thing is, they're really good about inviting me to all the football games and all that stuff. So I end up having an adopted team spirit for a school I don't go to.
Alan Shearer has done very well for us, considering his age.
We have introduced some movement into his game because he has got two good legs now. Last season he played with one leg.
Football is a simple game. Twenty-two men chase a ball for 90 minutes and at the end, the Germans always win.
I want to see a player on the football field.
I want to see what kind of teammate they are, what kind of leadership qualities they have. I want to see how aggressive they are, how much fun they have playing the game.
Johan was more than just a great soccer player.
He was a role model who promoted world peace. He brought the values of education into the game of football and proved that on the field, everyone is equal - Jews, Muslims and Christians - that running fast and playing well will lead to victory in spite of discrimination and racism.