Comments attributed to the Australian World Cup Socceroos...
"My parents have been there for me, ever since I was about 7."
"I would not be bothered if we lost every game as long as we won the league."
"Guus Hiddink is the best manager I've ever had at this level. Well, he's the only manager I've actually had at this level. But he's the best manager I've ever had."
"If you don't believe you can win, there is no point in getting out of bed at the end of the day."
"I've had 14 bookings this season - 8 of which were my fault, but 7 of which were disputable."
"I've never wanted to leave. I'm here for the rest of my life, and hopefully after that as well."
"I'd like to play for an Italian club, like Barcelona."
"You've got to believe that you're going to win, and I believe we'll win the World Cup until the final whistle blows and we're knocked out."
"I'm as happy as I can be - but I have been happier."
"Leeds is a great club and it's been my home for years, even though I live in Middlesborough."
"I can see the carrot at the end of the tunnel."
"I took a whack on my left ankle but something told me it was my right."
"I couldn't settle in Italy - it was like living in a foreign country."
"Germany is a very difficult team to play... they have 11 internationals out there."
"I always used to put my right boot on first, and then obviously my right sock."
"The Brazilians were South American, and the Ukrainians will be more European."
"All that remains is for a few dots and commas to be crossed."
"One accusation you can't throw at me is that I've always done my best."
"I'd rather play in front of a full house than an empty crowd."
"Sometimes in football you have to score goals."