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Greatest Football Quotes of All Time

For Love of the Game
Football is a game that has been around longer than most. Most historic records trace the game of football back over 2,000 years, all the way back to Ancient China. There the game was nothing more than kicking a balled up animal hide around. Today that simple act has evolved into something as complex and marvelous as the World Cup.
Football isn’t even primarily about football anymore. The World Cup for instance is such a massive event, that is has become a cultural and economic trendsetter. That is because corporations from all over the world flock to these events to sell their merchandise to the viewers of the most popular sport in the entire world. Football isn’t just a game anymore, but a lifestyle, an all-consuming sub-culture that has entranced billions of people.
The best part is it easier than ever to be a football fan today. There are so many great sites out there that can give you the latest live football scores. While there are more games, leagues, and events out there than ever before, there are lots of ways to track them more efficiently too. With lightning fast updates, the right site can keep you plugged in so you don’t miss anything, not even a throw in or a penalty kick. We truly live in a golden age of information, and one advantage of that is never missing a single moment of the best football action.
The Noteables and Quoteables
Another thing that has made football so great is the game’s uncanny ability to inspire people to greatness. Whether a player or a fan, football has given humanity many nuggets of wisdom and hope. That is why we put together some of the best football quotes of all time below:
Cristiano Ronaldo - “I am not a perfectionist, but I like to feel that things are done well. More important than that, I feel an endless need to learn, to improve, to evolve, not only to please the coach and the fans but also to feel satisfied with myself. It is my conviction that here has no limits to learning, and that it can never stop, no matter what our age.” This quote by the unforgettable Ronaldo will inspire even the most catatonic of people into action.
Bill Shanky - “Some people think football is a matter of life and death. I don’t like that attitude. I can assure them it is much more serious than that.” This one shows Shanky’s commitment to the game.
Ruud Gullit - “We must have had 99 percent of the game. It was the other three percent that cost us the match.” This insightful quote shows that you have to give more than your best to win a football match.
Ronaldinho - “I learned all about life with a ball at my feet.” This one shows us that football can teach us not just about the game, but life itself.
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