Frases de Bill Shankly
Data de nascimento: 2. Setembro 1913
Data de falecimento: 29. Setembro 1981
William Shankly, mais conhecido como Bill Shankly OBE , foi um futebolista e treinador escocês.
Fora um dos principais treinadores da história do futebol inglês, tendo feito grande sucesso no Liverpool, onde ficaria durante quinze temporadas. Grande frasista e apaixando pelo futebol, teria declarado durante sua carreira: Wikipedia
Citações Bill Shankly
„A football team is like a piano. You need eight men to carry it and three who can play the damn thing.“
Quoted by John Toshack in Kevin McCarra, "How Benítez built Liverpool," http://football.guardian.co.uk/Columnists/Column/0,,1691681,00.html The Guardian (2006-01-21)
„The socialism I believe in is everyone working for each other, everyone having a share of the rewards. It's the way I see football, the way I see life.“
[Powley, Adam, Robert, Gillan, Shankly's Village: The Extraordinary Life and Times of Glenbuck and its Famous Footballing Sons, https://books.google.com/books?id=Qe7NCgAAQBAJ&pg=PT162&lpg=PT162&dq=%22The+socialism+I+believe+in+is+everyone+working+for+each+other,+everyone+having+a+share+of+the+rewards.+It%27s+the+way+I+see+football,+the+way+I+see+life.%22&source=bl#v=onepage, 2016-08-18, 2015, Worthing, UK, Pitch, 931595421, 9781785310706]
„Someone said to me 'To you football is a matter of life or death!' and I said 'Listen, it's more important than that'.“
An interview on a Granada Television chat-show, hosted by Shelley Rohde on Wednesday 20th of May 1981
"Bill Shankly: Life, death and football" http://www.guardian.co.uk/football/2009/oct/18/bill-shankly-liverpool-manager, The Guardian (2009-10-18)
Attributed to Shankly in 2013, thirty years after Shankly's death. However, very similar sayings are found anonymously from the late twentieth-century.
Fonte: Harrington and Kavanagh, Prayer for Parish Groups: Preparing and Leading Prayer for Group Meetings https://books.google.com/books?id=tnpYzxOSsDoC&pg=PT120&dq=%22Aim+for+the+sky%22+ceiling&hl=en&sa=X&ved=0CCUQ6AEwAGoVChMIoszvpuGkyAIVyD6ICh0pVwwm#v=onepage&q=%22Aim%20for%20the%20sky%22%20ceiling&f=false, p. 32, 1998