Graeme Souness Quotes

Graeme James Souness (/?su?n?s/; born 6 May 1953) is a retired Scottish professional football player and manager, who played as a midfielder. Souness is now one of the most prominent television football pundits in the U.K. and Ireland, most notably through his work for Sky Sports.

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Today's top players only want to play in London or for Manchester United. That's what happened when I tried to sign Alan Shearer and he went to Blackburn.

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If you're going to win the Premier League, you're going to have to finish ahead of Chelsea and Manchester City.

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Lionel Messi is the Best Player Ever.

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Everton are a bigger club than Liverpool. Everywhere you go on Merseyside you bump into Everton supporters.

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With a body like he has, I want him to be a bully. But he is too nice - he is perfect son-in-law material, but I don't want a team of son-in-laws.

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The best signing I ever made at Rangers was Walter Smith.

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Scottish football is full of hammer throwers.

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Without picking out anyone in particular. I thought Mark Wright was tremendous.

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There will be internal discipline, but I can envisage both of them playing for Newcastle again. They're top-class players and they don't come along very often.

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Working with people on a field turns me on.

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The thing that impressed everyone when he same on the scene as a 17 year old was he already spoke like a man. (on Michael Owen)

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I remember being in intensive care, looking at the clock and thinking 'don't go to sleep, don't go to sleep'. I can laugh about it now but I was petrified.

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Players who have more great games than other players are the great players.

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“We are badly lacking pace in the team at present. Kieron will give us that.”

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“It's no secret what area we feel we need to improve in,”

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