Manager Quotes Archive

Elite FA Cup Qualifiers 1st Leg
Oldeide (Borussia Dortmund): Good first win at home. Quick 2-0 lead then protected that lead and now in a good position for the away leg. The ball is in Madrid's court so to say!

League Week 1
Matthews (Manchester City): the unbeaten league run continues...
Perry (Sao Paulo FC): Solid away point for the first team and an 8-0 win for the reserves. Decent enough start!
Grant (Rangers FC): Huffed and Puffed our way to a dissapointing draw, need to up our game
McKay (Aberdeen): Very Happy With The Three Points, Bossed The Match, Delighted To Score Three
Oldeide (Borussia Dortmund): Delighted with a come from behind win away from home and 3 points in the bag. Can't ask for a better start to the season.
Batth (Lyon): Reserves on goal scoring spree
McNamara (Schalke 04): Great performance from the young side. Mid field were really competitive and I am looking forward to a really good season ahead.
Winzor (FC Porto): disapointing to face a D sheet and more so not creating a bit more to punish them
(Hearts): Right foot start for the season

Elite FA Cup Qualifiers 2nd Leg
Oldeide (Borussia Dortmund): We did what we had to do and more. Protected out 2-0 lead and even managed another come from behind win away from home. Excellent performance and happy to be in the FA cup group stages for the 2nd year running.

League Week 2
McNamara (Schalke 04): Great point against the team who are the favourite to win the league. Well done to the boys for the fantastic guts and determination to get a result. still unbeaten.
Grant (Rangers FC): Nice three points away from home, pleased with that !
Hill (Juventus): Finally defeated my bogey side Feyenoord 3-1 after I was 1-0down at half time. I am pleased considering when I read the report til half time I was handing in my resignation. Hopefully league run of form continues!
Perry (Sao Paulo FC): What the fuck was that!!!
Oldeide (Borussia Dortmund): Disappointing 0-0 draw at home. Game was even so result is fair. Was hoping for more from the boys. But still undefeated this season, which is a very good start for us.

Elite League Cup Match 1
McKay (Aberdeen): Totally Embarrassed Tonight, Its The Lowest Point In My Managerial Career, Sorry No More Questions
Williams (Real Madrid): Madrid Machine rolls on. Feyenoord next in the cup!
Grant (Rangers FC): Good point away to Porto, gives us something to build on
Oldeide (Borussia Dortmund): Very pleased with an away win in the League Cup. It was a surprise win and we are now in a position of possibly qualifying for next round, but a tough away game (again) awaits against Rangers - points in that game and our chances for qualification is very good indeed.

League Week 3
Grant (Rangers FC): 2 stonewall penalties denied and 1 chalked off , should have taken the win this week !
Winzor (FC Porto): Wow, what a result that is for my lads. pulled off the Counter this time out
McKay (Aberdeen): Delighted To Win 6-2 At Home, My Half Time Team Talk Must Had Done The Job After Poor First Half Showing

Elite League Cup Match 2
McKay (Aberdeen): Hard Game, So Happy To Win, Real Madrid Next So Qualification Will Be Tough
Grant (Rangers FC): Good three points , tough match but we ground it out, in with a shout of qualification now.

League Week 4
Grant (Rangers FC): Well beaten this week, will have to raise our game for the cup.
Winzor (FC Porto): Won 2 and drawn 2 sits us joint top which show's how tight this league can be.... Nobody won more than half their games in the league

Elite League Cup Match 3
McKay (Aberdeen): Fantastic Home Win Against Real Madrid, After A Very Poor Start To The Competition We Have Made Round 2
Oldeide (Borussia Dortmund): Very good and solid home win against Arsenal sees us through to the 2nd round with 6 points. Very happy and glad to get home field advantage as well - but against a very good Aberdeen side!
Grant (Osasuna): Poor result sees us drop out the cup - we put a good fight up against the Elite Champions though!
Grant (Rangers FC): Gers crash out the cup - dejavu !
Kevany (Atletico Madrid): Great result to move into the 2nd round, now to turn this form into some league wins!

League Week 5
Kevany (Atletico Madrid): First league win of the season, hoping for a run of form now - we are a better team than 2nd bottom

League Week 6
Ridout (AS Roma): Want a draw but got the lose and new gk had a knight mare lol
Winzor (FC Porto): Another very good win....... we are doing something right atm
Grant (Rangers FC): Slump continues

Elite FA Cup Group Game 1
McKay (Aberdeen): Pleased With The Come Back But We Should Never Have Got Into That Situation, Well Done Sunderland
Glendinning (Newcastle): Finally scored some bloody goals
Grant (Rangers FC): At last a win, hopefully build a run of form up !
Lobozinski (Inter Milan): very happy with my draw away to Benfica. Our focus turns to Division one fixture and away game v Hearts
Winzor (FC Porto): luckily enough we came away with a win after forgetting to sheet.... sorry about that
McNamara (Schalke 04): well a loss in this match, however my young team are showing promise this season and with the signing of a new young df looking even brighter now.

League Week 7
McKay (Aberdeen): Totally Dominated The Match And Pleasing To See Three Goals And A Clean Sheet
Ridout (AS Roma): ouch ouch ouch
Winzor (FC Porto): Knew we would get a loss soon, Santos were always going to turn things around too..... so kinda expected this 1. better team won
Grant (Rangers FC): Derby day snooze fest !

Elite FA Cup Group Game 2
McKay (Aberdeen): Dominated A 1-0 Win, Really Need To Take More Of Our Chances, Not Good Enough In Front Of Goals
Rigby (Santos FC): 4 wins in a row - things are finally back on track

League Week 8
Winzor (FC Porto): Poor showing from us again, out played at home. best pull our fingers out and find the early season start form again
Glen (Valencia): First time I have played Santos and they set up to counter us? Think it is 2 points lost if honest.

Elite League Cup 2nd Round
McKay (Aberdeen): Congratulations Has To Go To Dormund For A Great Win For Them, We Are Totally Disappointed.
Glen (Valencia): 2 goals disallowed and we edged the stats as well, good away performance from our boys.
Winzor (FC Porto): came through a tricky tie with a good 2-0 win, happy to progress and to see both strikers get on the score sheet

League Week 9
McKay (Aberdeen): Happy To Get Back On Track With An Expected Win And A Much Needed Clean Sheet
Ridout (AS Roma): balls
Lobozinski (Inter Milan): Don't know how we didn't win this game away to Osasuna.
Winzor (FC Porto): another good win, couple of early goals which we then went on to defend and keep up our impressive 1st half of the season

Elite FA Cup Group Game 3
Winzor (FC Porto): Absolutely shamefull...... failing to beat that shower of shit to progress!!! somehow failed to make the most of completely dominating the game but worst of all conceding a goal lol
Lobozinski (Inter Milan): Delighted with a win and qualifying for the 2nd round of FA cup. It's been a long time between drinks

League Week 10
Glen (Valencia): Valencia 0 - Rangers 0. Pretty much how we expected to go!

Elite FA Cup 2nd Round
Grant (Rangers FC): Miserable form continues, major slump at Rangers
Glen (Valencia): Good solid win and through to the next round!

League Week 11
Lobozinski (Inter Milan): Loss away to Shalke, no time to lose as we need to get toghether and prepare for the game v Santos in FA Cup reply game
Blair (Feyenoord): Looking forward to catching up with fellow managers - remember I am new (but have been around... :-)

Elite FA Cup 2nd Round Replays
Williams (Real Madrid): congrats to Aberdeen, don't think it was football we were playing

League Week 12
McNamara (Schalke 04): team playing well. Youngsters really showing what they can do.

League Week 13
Williams (Real Madrid): Well played Santos
Grant (Rangers FC): Good win this week, went for it and got my rewards, forgot what its like to win !

League Week 14
McKay (Aberdeen): Shocking Result, Back Down To Earth With A Bang Ahead Of Our FA Cup QF Match
Grant (Rangers FC): Good point this week against a top side
Dalmedo (Arsenal): COYS

Elite FA Cup Quarter Finals
Glen (Valencia): 2 early goals and the game was over :(

League Week 15
Grant (Rangers FC): Good effort put in , but alas all for nothing as Bayern steal the points away, good game though.
Glen (Valencia): Took another point off Real Madrid this season, played 2 drew 2 and none conceded! Happy days :)

League Week 16
Grant (Rangers FC): Hoping to claw my way out of relegation this week with a decent performance, wont hold my breath !

Elite League Cup Quarter Finals
Winzor (FC Porto): haha, fucking hilarious that 1
Blair (Feyenoord): Great win for the underdogs and deserved based on the shots on and off target. We enjoyed our day at least!!

League Week 17
McKay (Aberdeen): Poor Run Continues, 1 Win In 5 Is Not Good Enough, Saddam_H Back For Next Match Is A Boost
Grant (Rangers FC): Great win this week, need to build on this !

League Week 18
McNamara (Schalke 04): well another draw leaving us third in the league. etter than i expected. proud of my team this season.

Elite FA Cup Semi Finals
Rigby (Santos FC): FA CUP Final - here we come - ressurected the season

League Week 19
Grant (Rangers FC): 0-0 Specialist gets a point again, not good enough, relegation almost a certaintity now
Neilson (Celtic FC): A great home win that gives us a little breathing space from the teams below, still need to get something from every game though.

League Week 20
Winzor (FC Porto): good win, Valencia may feel a tad unlucky after keeping more possession and creating more attempts but we managed more on target and made that count in the end
Hill (Juventus): When do I receive the Manager of the year award!
McKay (Aberdeen): Congratulations Real Madrid And Gareth Williams On There Elite League Cup Final Win, There 4th In There History
Kevany (Atletico Madrid): New manager. New ideas and dreams. Hoping to stay up and build for next season

Elite League Cup Final
Blair (Feyenoord): Held on well enough - last 2 goals were irrelevant as we were pushing for the equaliser. Well done to Real - we get a financial boost !! 👍👍

League Week 21
Glendinning (Newcastle): Another draw keeps us in div 1 unless villa score a boat load

League Week 22
Glendinning (Newcastle): Managed to survive the drop. A little disapointed not to reach play offs though
Glen (Valencia): A respectful 7th place finish.
McKay (Aberdeen): Well Beaten By Ajax But Overall A Comfortable Season, Looking Forward To The Elite
McNamara (Schalke 04): ended the season with a draw. happy with how the lads have played this season.

Elite FA Cup Final
Rigby (Santos FC): Our GK injured after 20 mins - them 2 players sent off / strange game but that's a hatrick of FA Cup wins

League Play Off 1st Leg
McNamara (Schalke 04): Well done to the lads, a fantastic win despite being dominated. The defence were solid and we took the chances we got well. This team has done better than I expected and can't believe in only my first full season in charge we could be promoted.