In soccer, the blindest player is the one who sees nothing but the ball.
If this can be termed the century of the common man, then soccer, of all sports, is surely his game? In a world haunted by thehydrogenand napalm bomb, thefootball field is a place where sanity and hope are still left unmolested.
Of all of us, he was the best. He had a seventh sense for soccer. If there were 1,000 solutions, he would pick the 1001st.ferenc puskás
I was born for soccer, just as Beethoven was born for music.
Some people tell me that we professional players are soccer slaves.Well, if this is slavery, give me a life sentence.Sir Bobby (Robert) Charlton
Every kid around the world who plays soccer wants to be Pelé. I have a great responsibility to show them not just how to be like a soccer player, but how to be like a man.pelé
We don't have stars in this game, that's soccer .
I'm a rugby player, really, and I knew I was going to get to him, and when he was about two yards away I just put my head down. There was no malice. I was going for the ball with my head, which I understand is a legitimate move in soccer.Boris Johnson
I think it is important for all those young out there, who someday hope to play real football, where you throw it and kick it and run with it and put it in your hands, a distinction should be made that football is democratic, capitalism, whereas soccer is a European socialist sport.
Whoever invented soccer should be worshipped as a god.Hugo Sánchez
soccer is one of those sports that pulls in a universal audience in terms of demographics.Tanc Sade
I'm attracted to soccer's capacity for beauty. When well played, the game is a dance with a ball.Eduardo Galeano
(After kicking an extra point in a Bengals preseason game) Esteban' Ochocinco is back, the most interesting footballer in the world. Everyone has to remember, I've always said that soccer is my No. 1 sport. I think Ronaldinho would be proud of me right now.chad ocho cinco
I have found yet another friend here. And with such a friend we will together form a team, like a soccer team. This will be a fighting team.hugo chávez
When good soccer happens, I give thanks for the miracle and I don’t give a damn which team or country performs it.Eduardo Galeano
soccer is a game in which everyone does a lot of running around. Twenty-one guys stand around and one guy does a tap dance with the ball.Jim Murray
soccer is not about justice. It’s a drama – and criminally wrong decisions against you are part and parcel of that.Pete Davies
soccer is simple, but it is difficult to play simple.Johan Cruyff
Over the last 10-15 years, you've seen soccer finally start to grow at a fast pace, start to get the recognition it deserves, and I think it has to do with all of the people who come to America from foreign countries.Claudio Reyna
A few goals is the way soccer is meant to be played.Abby Wambach
The rules of soccer are very simple, basically it is this: if it moves, kick it. If it doesn't move, kick it until it does.Phil Woosnam
In Europe, it's different – you eat soccer, you breathe soccer, you drink soccer. Everything is about soccer.Thomas Dooley
In 2001, Afghanistan was a totalitarian nightmare a land where girls could not go to school, where religious police roamed the streets, where women were publicly whipped, where there were summary executions in Kabul's soccer stadium.
soccer is a man's game; not an outing for mamby- pambies.Jack (John) Charlton