Word of mouth (II)
“Money doesn’t score goals.”
– Arjen Robben dismissing the notion that just because PSG cost a fortune they’d get the better of Bayern Munich in the Champions League. In the end? Money scored three goals to none. “He’s just a one-season wonder.” – Spurs fans at Huddersfield on Saturday, having a right giggle at those who reckoned Harry Kane’s light would burn briefly.
“I’m a bit injured. I’ll try to avoid similar situations in the future.”
– A slightly mortified Valencia coach Marcelino after pulling his hamstring while celebrating his side’s La Liga winner against Real Sociedad.
“He is one of the most incredible managers and people, one of the most successful managers in football. I love Carlo – Carlo is the best for me.”
– David Beckham offering his support to Carlo Ancelotti after he was sacked.