|COLEMANBALLS - 9|
|Colemanballs: The art of letting the words come out before the brain is engaged, made famous by David Coleman but with very able disciples in Kevin Keegan, Ron Atkinson, Terry Venables....in fact it seems endemic amongst the football fraternity.|
"He dribbles a lot
and the opposition don't like it - you can see it all over their
"I want to win the
Nobel Peace Prize - and I'm going to fight as hard as I can to make it
"The underdogs will
start favourites for this match."
"At 6 foot 7 Peter
Crouch isn't as tall as he looks."
"Chris Porter scored
his first league goal last week, and he’s done the same this week."
"The Belgians will
play like their fellow Scandinavians, Denmark and Sweden."
"Ireland will give
99% - everything they’ve got."
"In some ways, cramp
is worse than having a broken leg."
"The game is in a
neutral country for both teams."
"Mirandinha will have
more shots this afternoon than both sides put together."
"Michael Owen is
irreplaceable, but Sven has Emile Heskey, James Beattie, Wayne Rooney and
Darius Vassell and whoever he picks can do the job."
"I don't want to give
Robbie Blake any praise, but he was superb."
"The first 90 minutes
of the match are the most important."
"If Villa got another
goal now it would change the scoreline completely."
"It all went a bit