quote by Mia Hamm

I am a member of a team, and I rely on the team, I defer to it and sacrifice for it, because the team, not the individual, is the ultimate champion.

— Mia Hamm

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Team champion quote Champions train, losers complain.
Champions train, losers complain.

Every person and every team will be tested on their journey.

It is part of the curriculum of life. It's just like riding a bicycle. In the beginning you're going to fall off and get knocked down but the important thing is to get back on, stay strong, and after a while once you master it you'll ride with the confidence of a champion.

Only true champions come out and show their worth after defeat- and I expect us to do that.

Team champion quote Champions train. Losers complain.
Champions train. Losers complain.

Champions never complain, they are too busy getting better

What is the single most important quality in a tennis champion? I would have to say desire, staying in there and winning matches when you are not playing that well.


Champions don’t do extraordinary things.

They do ordinary things, but they do them without thinking, too fast for the orther team to react. They follow the habits they’ve learned.

Team champion quote Don't quit. Suffer now and live the rest of your life as a champion.
Don't quit. Suffer now and live the rest of your life as a champion.

The team, not the individual, is the ultimate champion.

I have a feeling we are going to be world champions, I can't really explain why.

Brazil are probably the best team in the world in terms of individual players. But the team with the most gifted players do not always win.

I'm looking forward to meeting my new team-mates and to be playing for Arsenal in the Premier League and Champions League. I will give my best to Arsenal and want to make all the supporters happy.

Team champion quote Champions aren't made in gyms. Champions are made from something they have deep
Champions aren't made in gyms. Champions are made from something they have deep inside them - a desire, a vision, a dream.

I was captain in Atletico at 19, playing in the same team as Demetrio Albertini, who won three Champions Leagues, and Sergi Barjuan from Barcelona, who had won everything, and they were 32, 33. I was a kid as captain, so I wasn't the real captain, just a kid learning from them.


When a milestone is conquered, the subtle erosion called entitlement begins its consuming grind. The team regards its greatness as a trait and a right. Half hearted effort becomes habit and saps a champion.

I have no problem with two teams claiming to be national champions at the end of the year. But that's our society. We're dying to know who the champion is. Heaven forbid we have two. That would be socialist, right?

Team champion quote A champion is someone who gets up when he can't.
A champion is someone who gets up when he can't.

Everybody on a championship team doesn't get publicity, but everyone can say he's a champion.

The rules are changed now, there's not any way to build a team today.

It's just how much money you want to spend. You could be the world champions and somebody else makes a key acquisition or two and you're through.

Everybody on a championship team doesn't get publicity, but everyone can say he's a champion.

Team champion quote Every champion was once a contender that refused to give up.
Every champion was once a contender that refused to give up.
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Every decision he made, I think everybody bought into it.

Whether you understood it or not, you bought into it. Because he's a champion. He's won five of these or something like that, so you've got to trust a guy that's been here before and his view for our team.

A true champion works hard and never loses sight of her dreams.

When you play in the Premier League, say you're playing against a lower-end team, they set up to defend all the time, they set up to block you off. But when you play in the Champions League, all the other teams are used to winning every week, so it's more of an open game, it's more attacking, end-to-end.

Team champion quote Every champion was once a contender that refused to give up
Every champion was once a contender that refused to give up
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Not to mention our former tag team champions lost their titles after my good friend Christian was hit in the genitals with a hockey stick by a midgit! I mean enough is enough

How on earth Traore gets into this team is beyond me.

And he's a Champions League winner? Gimme a break.


We were the best team in the world: European champions in 1984, we qualified without a hitch and 86 was to be the swan song for a very experienced side.

Team champion quote To be a champ, you have to believe in yourself when nobody else will.
To be a champ, you have to believe in yourself when nobody else will.

I have always watched the Race of Champions on TV every year and dreamed about participating one day. It's fantastic to be invited; I'm so happy.

Instead of speaking about Real Madrid, Mr Wenger should speak about Arsenal and explain how he lost 2-0 against a team in the Champions League for the first time [Braga]. The history about the young kids is getting old now. Sagna, Clichy, Walcott, Fabregas, Song, Nasri, Van Persie, Arshavin are not kids. They are all top players.

To be a champion, you must have no ego at all.

You must not exist as a separate entity. You must give yourself over to the race. You are nothing if not for your team, your car, your shoes, your tires. Do not mistake confidence and self-awareness for egotism.

Team champion quote Champions keep playing until they get it right.
Champions keep playing until they get it right.

I have always watched the Race of Champions on TV every year and dreamed about participating one day. It's fantastic to be invited; I'm so happy. To represent Team Germany together with Michael Schumacher is a great honor.


Earlier on in the season I'd have been very surprised to think we could win this competition because there were some fantastic teams in it. (on the Champions League)

The champions are the team with the most points.

..if United have more points, it means they have more points, that's all. Nothing else.

Team champion quote There's no avoiding persistence.
There's no avoiding persistence.

I could barely speak after I was drafted by the San Francisco 49ers.

I was going to play for the defending Super Bowl champions.... I immediately thought of all the great players on the team. I was in awe, as I had watched these soon-to-be legends play on television. They epitomized for me what football was all about: the love of the game, the professional approach, and the desire to win.

WE WENT OUT THERE ON A MISSION, CAME BACK CHAMPIONS. WE PROVED WE WERE THE BEST TEAM IN THE WORLD.

True champions are team players.

Team champion quote Leadership is earned. You want your team to feel like they work with you, not fo
Leadership is earned. You want your team to feel like they work with you, not for you.
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Behind every champion is a team that prepared him to become that champion.

Milan is my favorite team. Every weekend I check the Serie A results to see how Milan fared. Milan has really great players, like Seedorf, Ibra, Pato and Thiago Silva. Then there is Nesta who is a great champion, it's enough just to look at his career.

I was a Liverpool fan simply because my dad followed them.

Unfortunately I wasn't born when the team had their golden era, but I enjoyed watching the likes of Michael Owen, Robbie Fowler and Steve McManaman when I was growing up. When Liverpool won the Champions League last year, I went mad. I was shouting so loud I think I woke up the entire village where I live!

I've seen teams spend £150 million and get nowhere near the Champions League.

It has taken Manchester City a billion to get there. There are no guarantees.

My biggest frustration with the Heisman is it's become the MVP of the national champion, or a team going to the National Championship game. That's what it's turned into. If you're not undefeated, you're out of the running.

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