I've always been a childhood Liverpool fan, even when I was a kid'
- HARRY KEWELL
'I can't even remember when the Seventies was.'
- ROBBIE KEANE
'I've had 14 bookings this season - 8 of which were my fault, but 7 of which were disputable'
- PAUL GASCOIGNE
'The groin's been a little sore but after the semi-final I put it to the back of my head.'
- MICHAEL HUGHS
'If it's not a contract I want then I won't sign it. That's not a threat.'
- ROY KEANE
'If Gabriel Amato's shot had gone in, the result could have been different'
- GIOVANNI VAN BRONCKHORST
'It was like the ref had a brand new yellow card and wanted to see if it worked.'
- RICHARD RUFUS
'The left foot has helped - it's always been there, but I haven't always had the chance to use it.'
- STIG INGE BJORNEBEYE
Credit card application form question : 'What is your position at the company?'
Jason McAteer's (self-confirmed) response : 'Right back.'
'I'm five short [of the Arsenal goalscoring record] - not that I'm counting.'
- IAN WRIGHT
'Football's not like an electric light - you can't just flick the button and change from slow to quick.'
- JOHN GREIG
'I was disappointed to leave Spurs, but quite pleased that I did.'
- STEVE PERRYMAN
'I spent four indifferent years at Goodison, but they were great years.'
- MARTIN HODGE
'You've got to believe that you're going to win, and I believe that we'll win the World Cup until the final whistle blows and we're knocked out.'
- PETER SHILTON
'He's one of those managers you'd give your left leg to play for.'
- COLIN COOPER
'I'm not convinced that Scotland will play a typically English game.'
- GARETH SOUTHGATE
'I was alone up front, with Danny Murphy playing between me, myself and the midfield.'
- MICHAEL OWEN
'In football, you don’t really know what is going on but we will worry about that when it happens.'
- NEIL SULLIVAN
'I'm as happy as I can be - but I have been happier.'
- UGO EHIOGU
'Maybe the mistakes have looked worse because they led to goals.'
- IAN WALKER
'It will be a difficult couple of days. It's difficult now and it will be difficult tomorrow.'
- GARY NEVILLE
'I took a whack on my left ankle, but something told me it was my right.'
- LEE HENDRIE
'I couldn't settle in Italy - it was like living in a foreign country.'
- IAN RUSH
Interviewer: 'Would it be fair to describe you as a volatile player?'
DAVID BECKHAM: 'Well, I can play in the centre, on the right and occasionally on the left side.'
'If you're 0-0 down,there's no-one better to get you back on terms than I.Wright.'
- ROBBIE EARLE
'Germany are a very difficult team to play...they had 11 internationals out there today.'
- STEVE LOMAS
'I always used to put my right boot on first, and then obviously my right sock.'
- BARRY VENISON
'I definitely want Brooklyn to be christened, but I don't know into what religion yet.'
- DAVID BECKHAM
'The Brazilians were South America, and the Ukranians will be more European.'
- PHIL NEVILLE
'All that remains is for a few dots and commas to be crossed.'
- MITCHELL THOMAS
' Alex Ferguson is the best manager I've ever had at this level.
Well, he's the only manager I've actually had at this level.
But he's the best manager I've ever had.'
- DAVID BECKHAM
'The opening ceremony was good, although I missed it.'
- GRAEME LE SAUX