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Overused Football Quotes - Football Clichés
Alexinho (AC Milan) 2 years ago
Just bored while waiting for 2nd half in some game and thought I could as well start a new thread where we could share some overused quotes been said from football. I will start with a couple.

"The ball is round"

"Cup is cup"

"The grass is green"

"A goal is a goal"

"Football is a game of 2 halves"

"We have to go out there give 110%"

"He run his socks of"

"There are no easy games"

"They are strong on paper"

"There is always a second half"

"Anything can happen"

"What are you feeling now? " (This last one is at least very famous and overused cliche in my country, Norway.)

Please feel free to add more cliches that I've left out here or just give your opinion on those cliches
LumpOfCelery (Chelsea) 2 years ago
"Form is temporary, Class is eternal"
AradhyaK (Arsenal) 2 years ago
Arsenal are a feeder club ;P
Matt (Footytube Staff) 2 years ago
"It's not about individuals it's a team game" - Invariably said by the man of the match

"Good feet for a big man" - Said by many commentators whenever a player over 6ft manages to pass the ball without falling over
TheBarcaShow (Footytube Staff) 2 years ago
"Every match will be like a final"
Barracuda (Manchester United) 1 year ago
"Form is temporary, Class is permanent"    Andy Gray's "Take a bow son, Take a bow"
Redsince63 (Manchester United) 1 year ago
"The seasons long we'll have to wait and see at the end"

"You can't win anything with kids"

"Back in the days when I was playing? "' or "In my day"'
BeefCurtains (Limerick) 1 year ago
"It's all about balls into the box. "
ManOnDMoon (Manchester City) 1 year ago
"There's only one in it" said when the stronger team wins by only 1-0 at half time
Thirteengoals (Arsenal) 1 year ago
"a couple years ago you get away with that tackle"



   
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