Bill Shankly - Quotes

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Some people think football is a matter of life and death. I assure you, it's much more serious than that. ---->>>

Football (soccer) is a matter of life and death, except more important. ---->>>

Aim for the sky and you'll reach the ceiling. Aim for the ceiling and you'll stay on the floor. ---->>>

A lot of football success is in the mind. You must believe you are the best and then make sure that you are. ---->>>

If you are first you are first. If you are second you are nothing. ---->>>

What a great day for football, all we need is some green grass and a ball. ---->>>

Football is a simple game based on the giving and taking of passes, of controlling the ball and of making yourself available to receive a pass. It is terribly simple. ---->>>

If Everton were playing down the bottom of my garden, I'd draw the curtains. ---->>>

The trouble with referees is that they know the rules, but they do not know the game. ---->>>

We murdered them 0-0. ---->>>

I'm a people's man - only the people matter. ---->>>

Denis Law could dance on eggshells. ---->>>


Nationality: Scottish
Born: 09-02, 1913
Die: 09-29, 1981
Occupation: Athlete

William Shankly, OBE (2 September 1913 – 29 September 1981) was a Scottish football player and manager, who is best known for his time as manager of Liverpool. Shankly came from a small Scottish mining community as one of five brothers who played football professionally. He played as a ball-winning right-half and was capped twelve times for Scotland, including seven wartime internationals (wikipedia)