Soccer Quotes With Images

Many soccer quotes have been shared with me over the years that I have played and watched soccer. Some are great; some are not so much! Out of all the soccer quotes available, I decided to compile a list and store them all together. Here is the list of my top ten soccer quotes.

I love the way that a short sentence can convey so much meaning. We all know how a great quote can stay with us for many years. It will grab your attention and stay in your head.

Quotes are valuable because they can express a thought or feel clearly and memorably. Quotes can put words to emotions you may not have been able to articulate.
Quotes about soccer are equally important.

Soccer is more popular than any other sport. It has been the most loved sport for many years, and it will continue to be so.

Soccer quotes can help you to see things you didn’t know about soccer. They may also highlight an area you have not prioritized. They can inspire and motivate you in your quest to become a better player or coach.
It’s impossible to predict when you might find a quote that will change your perception of soccer.

Soccer Quotes

Soccer Quotes

I learned all about life with a ball at my feet


A great soccer player is never content with their performance.


Everything is practice.


Soccer is my life.

Ethan Zohn

You can’t score a goal if you don’t take a shot

Johann Cruyff

Every single day I wake up and commit to myself to becoming a better player.

Mia Hamm

Soccer Quote

If you ask why I play soccer, I ask you why do you breathe.


Dream big, because dreams to happen

Alex Morgan


Life is like soccer, you need goals


Famous Players Soccer Quotes

The more difficult the victory, the greater the happiness in winning.


I’ve never scored a goal in my life without getting a pass from someone else.

Abby Wambach

I don’t need the best hairstyle or the best body. Just give me a ball at my feet and I’ll show you what I can do.

Lionel Messi

I see football as an art and all players are artists. If you are a top artist, the last thing you would do is paint a picture somebody else has already painted.

Cristiano Ronaldo

When people succeed, it is because of hard work. Luck has nothing to do with success.

Diego Maradona

God gives gifts to everyone, some can write, some can dance. He gave me the skill to play football and I am making the most of it.


If you’re not sweating, you’re not working hard enough.

Alex Morgan

Soccer is simple, but it is difficult to play simple.

Johan Cruyff

I think sometimes the best training is to rest.

Cristiano Ronaldo

I always want more. Whether it’s a goal, or winning a game, I’m never satisfied.

Lionel Messi

Football[soccer] is the ballet of the masses.

Dmitri Shostakovich

Some people think football[soccer] is a matter of life and death. I don’t like that attitude. I can assure them it is much more serious than that.

Bill Shankly

Success isn’t determined by how many times you win, but by how you play the week after you lose.


I think there are a lot of things that soccer does in the communities that transcend the soccer field.

Brandi Chastain

I’ve never played for a draw in my life.

Sir Alex Ferguson

We always try to win until the very end. If we don’t, we congratulate the opponent. That’s what sport is about.

Pep Guardiola

If you have the ball you must make the field as big as possible. If you don’t have the ball you must make it as small as possible.

Johann Cruyff

Excuses are like losses. Everyone has them except champions.

Alex Morgan

I don’t believe there is such a thing as a ‘born’ soccer player. Perhaps you are born with certain skills and talents, but quite frankly it seems impossible to me that one is actually born to be an ace soccer player.


In football, the worst blindness is only seeing the ball.

Nelson Rodrigues


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