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Top Twenty Best Football Quotes-Manchester United

Updated on June 8, 2012

Great Manchester United Quotes

The most successful team in the premier league . There have been some great managers of Manchester United from Sir Matt Busby to Sir Alex Ferguson. Both these knights led the Red Devils to European glory.

Sir Bobby Charlton is probably the clubs most famous player, but what about George Best ,Eric Cantona or Ryan Giggs? maybeWayne Rooney will be the next Man Utd player to be knighted.

The Players Quotes

Sir Alex Ferguson is the most successful manager Manchester United have ever had. It is ridiculous for people to suggest he leaves. Who do they want to replace him? Ron Atkinson, Tommy Docherty? Gary Neville.

Peter Schmieichel says that the present Man Utd team would beat the 1968 European Cup Winners. He's got a point wer're over 50 now! Nobby Stiles.

I don't think some of the people who come to Old Trafford can spell football, never mind understand it. Roy Keane.

I'd crawl all the way from Norwich to Manchester for the chance to play for United.  Steve Bruce.

I  feel close to the rebelliousness and vigour of the youth here. Perhaps time will separate us, but nobody can deny that here, behind the windows of Manchester, there is an insane love of football, of celebration and of music. Eric Cantona

Winning the treble with Manchester United and saving Bergkamp's penalty against Arsenal in the FA Cup semi-final was not a surprise. You have to believe you can win. Peter Schmieichel.

With United, we'd all grown up together, we all wanted to win the biggest trophy in football. We did it together. David Beckham.

Dennis was the best in the business, he could score goals from a hundredth of a chance never mind half of one. George Best on Denis Law

Arriving at Old Trafford is moving to the highest level and there is nowhere else to go now. Micheal Carrick.

It is all about Manchester United. When you play for this club you have Manchester United on your brain 24 hours a day. Ruud Van Nistlerooy

Sir Matt Busby
Sir Matt Busby

The Managers Quotes

If they are good enough, they are old enough. Sir Matt Busby.

Old Trafford is the only stadium in the world I've been in which is absolutely buzzing with atmosphere when it's empty and ther isn't a sole inside .It is almost like a cathedral. Tommy Docherty

At the end of this game, the European Cup will be only six feet away from you and you'll not even able to touch it if we lose. And for many of you that will be the closest you will ever get. Don't you dare come back in here without giving your all. Sir Alex Ferguson giving his half time team talk at the 1999 European Cup Final.

It was a very simple team talk. All I used to say was: 'Whenever possible, give the ball to George Best. Sir Matt Busby.

The theatre of dreams.Sir Alex Ferguson describes Old Trafford.

He can't run ,he can't tackle and he can't head the ball .The only time he goes forward is to toss the coin. Tommy Docherty on Ray Wilkins.

In all modesty, my summing up of 1955-6 and 1956-7 must be that no club in the country could live with Manchester United. Sir Matt Busby.

You can play chess for about 10 hours and still lose, know what I mean. Sir Alex Ferguson.

Ryan Giggs makes you believe there is a football god. Ron Atkinson.

Sometimes we can get too emotional as a club with things that are happening. But we’re both of a common denominator – we don’t want the club to be in anyone else’s hands. Sir Alex Ferguson.


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      SpiffyD 6 years ago from The Caribbean

      Nice collection of quotes here.