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Gordon Strachan
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Club as Coach Celtic FC

2007 11 13 Retrieve

[Celtic manager Gordon Strachan rips into the media] You people sometimes are like those serial killers you see in films who cut out the words ‘I am going to get you’ or ‘your wife is next’

2013 11 05 Retrieve

[Gordon Strachan on Paul Scholes] Paul Scholes has been the best England midfield player for 30-odd years. You’d probably have to go back to Bobby Charlton to find someone who could do as much as Scholes. When the ball arrives at his feet he could tell you where every player on that pitch is at that moment. His awareness is superb

2015 08 20 Retrieve

[Gordon Strachan on Thierry Henry] Arsene Wenger was talking about comparisons with Johan Cruyff, a player who only comes around every 10 years and Thierry Henry is definitely one of those

2015 09 12 Retrieve

[Gordon Strachan on his Scotland side’s 3-2 defeat by Germany and hopes of reaching UEFA EURO 2016] When you play the world champions, you need a wee bit of luck. You don’t need deflections coming off somebody’s foot and creeping in the back of the net. They never had that, but they went through that pain barrier. To go behind against the world champions. To go behind again. To keep coming back. They can be proud of their performances. It was like in boxing, when [one] keeps smacking the other and [he] keeps getting back up. And even near the end, the heavyweight boxer is getting annoyed with the flyweight. And I could see it in [their] management thinking, ‘This could go wrong’. And let’s get this straight before the next question comes up: we’re still in this. Trust me, we’re still in this

2015 11 28 Retrieve

[on Roy Keane] Roy Keane is one of the greatest players to grace the game of football

2015 12 30 Retrieve

[on Sir Alex Ferguson] He is the best manager of his generation for me. I just know he is a special, special man - I knew he would be a success at United - absolutely no danger

2020 05 01 Retrieve

[Was beating Real Madrid with Aberdeen Sir Alex Ferguson’s greatest achievement?] The raw energy in that dressing room was frightening. If you could have turned that into electricity you could have powered the whole of the north of Scotland