Get QuoteDark Inspirational Quotes App
" You know 'The Shawshank Redemption?' I've seen that movie, like, 30 times or something. 'Dirty Harry,' too - I love that movie. "
" Everyone wants to play. If you don't, normally you're not happy. "
" I'm always in the 'butcher' role. But the only way to stop Messi one-on-one is to foul him. Otherwise, if I'm alone, I'll only get the ball one in 20 times. I have to use other weapons, I know the best way to stop him. I know he does not like playing with his back to goal, you must be right on top of him when he gets the ball. "
" When you work with Mourinho, you have to know that the group, the collective is above the individual. "
" Epic things happen in soccer. "
" If you give Messi a metre, he'll snatch the ball and leave you behind. "
" Often, players talk when they feel they are not being valued as they deserve. Then they get more attention. "
" I watch a lot of movies, and sometimes I watch the same ones a lot of times, so you get to learn a lot of words that way. "
" Messi is so good that he can win La Liga even with a mediocre team, which is not the case. Barca remain up top every year because of him. "
" In one year I won two titles - one being the Premier League. I have a trophy at home that not many people have and in possibly the most competitive league in the world. "
" When I left for Chelsea, I wanted to prove that I could play in the Premier League, but it didn't happen the way I dreamed. "
" It's true I wasn't as important at Chelsea. I never demanded that. What I wanted was to be a champion, because few people get that. I succeeded. But the happiness wasn't there. "
" Some players benefit from criticism, but for others, they don't. "
" Neymar and Hazard are amazing talents, but the player who gave me most trophies was Diego Costa. "
" I lived in Holland for one year when I was younger and, although they speak Dutch there, I learned a little bit of English while I was there, but really I learned from movies and TV series like '24' and 'Prison Break.' "
" I feel at home in Madrid. I have always felt important, wanted, and trusted by everyone here. "
" A footballer's career is very short, and I want to finish it in a strong and spectacular way. "
" Paulinho will surprise many people. If he does not fit at Barca, he would at Atletico. "
" I consider my time with Chelsea a personal triumph. "
" He always scores the opening goal. Because it is one thing to score 30 goals with hat-tricks in easy wins, and another that 20 of those 30 goals are enough to win 1-0. Nobody does that as well as Diego Costa. "
" When Atletico tried to buy me back, I did everything I could to make it possible. I had offers from clubs in France and Italy, but I would not have left Chelsea for any other side - only for Atletico Madrid. "
" Everything can happen in football. "
" At the level Neymar moves at, you do not change teams for money. "
" I've had some of the best years of my career at Atletico and remember the supporters, my teammates, and the coaching staff fondly. "
" It's not easy playing against Barcelona in the Champions League. They are a club with a lot of history. "