"A football team is like a beautiful woman. When you do not tell her, she forgets she is beautiful."
"Football is an art, like dancing is an art—but only when it's well done does it become an art."
"I believe the target of anything in life should be to do it so well that it becomes an art."
"To be successful, you have to work hard, but you also need a bit of luck."
"I will continue to have a passionate commitment to Arsenal, and next time I will be a supporter—wearing red and white."
"It's not really my problem, what people think of me."
"Young players need freedom of expression to develop as creative players. They should be encouraged to try skills without fear of failure."