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" A lot of things happened when I left there, and to be fair they treated me really bad, and now I have to play against them so I don't have any feelings for them at all. "
" I don't want to be a passenger sitting on the bench not doing much, even in my older years. "
" I'm not the kind of player to see out my time and sit with my bum on the bench too much. I want to be involved. That's my character. "
" Everyone's got unfinished business with Barcelona. They're the greatest team in the world. "
" My dad shaped the footballing side of me, and Mum shaped me as a person. I've always been very close to her - we've only ever had one argument, and that was over something stupid when I was 13. "
" For present buying, I go to Harrods because there are great personal shoppers, who point me in the right direction. "
" I'm like everyone else: I want to play every game, but it's not possible. "
" Even with the quality of players that we have, they're an extremely hard side to break down and once they get on top of you, you find it difficult to stem the flow of attacks. "
" I come from a football family which has really helped. "
" I have a lot of good football talk with cabbies, but when you want to get somewhere in a hurry, it can be distracting. I always know they're going to want to talk football if 'Talksport' is on the radio. "
" Reading and writing is so important, and it's something I am really keen to promote. It's something that can be a bit lost these days with so much else going on. "
" When you take a lot of stick you want to ram it down people's throats. "
" I think I work harder on the pitch, I cover more ground and my passing is more accurate. "
" I'm really happy here. I think anyone who knows me well, and the fans too I hope, they know that I love the area, and the bond that I've had with the fans has been fantastic. "
" To be honest, I was Mum's boy. Always was, always will be. "
To Be Honest
" I always dedicate my goals to my mum. I lost her a couple of years ago. She was my biggest supporter and is always with me. "
" I have made lots of mistakes on and off the pitch, and you can only learn from them. If I can get that across, then hopefully I am doing something right. "
" I can't stress the importance of working hard enough, work on all aspects of your game. If you does that and you have the ability, you'll come through. "
" You remember the finals you lose as much as the ones you win. "
" I'm happy here, and why change when you love the club and the club's in a really good position right now. "
" I loved reading Roald Dahl when I was young but I had forgotten a lot about the books. I read the 'BFG' on the iPad the other day and it was so interesting to see his descriptions of clothes and places. "
" If I lose the ball, I lose it trying to do the right thing. That's the way it is. "
Do The Right Thing
" I like to go to America. That's where I go for most of my holidays. "
" I am certainly not the most talented player in the world; there's many a more talented player than me. "
" I didn't want to be the rebel who was bottom of the class, so I worked hard. They wanted me to stay on for A-Levels, but football came calling - that was my real love. "
" I don't know if we'd have been as dominant as we were last season. The new things, the new ideas the manager brought in everyone took them on board so well. He is special. "
" When you see young players coming into the squad and pushing you, no matter what age you are, you have to react. You have to worry about yourself and perform as well as you can. If you end up looking around at others, wondering who's performing better, you take your eye off the ball. "
" In international football, you need pace and you need your players up top to create things out of nothing and run at people. "
" The advantage does lie with us because we're at home and if we can't motivate ourselves for this match then we can't motivate ourselves for any match. I think the crowd will be up for it as well. "
" I think about all my successes and failures, and sometimes the failures stick in your head as much as the wins. But you do move on. "
" Being faster would probably make me better at football. "