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     I like Arsene for his principles, but principles are sort of restriction. And restrictions are always lost possibilities.      Major Arsenal shareholder Alisher Usmanov finds a delicate way of saying "Wenger is holding us back" Nov 24, 2014

     I am not a clown who will just sit out his contract on the stands      Lukas Podolski has another dig at Arsenal manager Arsenal Wenger - only this time it's far more entertaining... Nov 24, 2014

     Sergio Ramos is a fantastic football player, but he is not a doctor      Jose Mourinho has his say on the Diego Costa club v country row Nov 24, 2014

     Green jacket      Rory McIlroy had no hesitiation when asked what his goals are for 2015 Nov 24, 2014

     This is the greatest day of my life      Lewis Hamilton reflects on becoming a two-time world champion Nov 23, 2014

     Now I need to fight even harder and take the responsibility, because as manager full responsibility comes down to me       Brendan Rodgers admits his job as Liverpool is far from safe following their defeat to Crystal Palace Nov 23, 2014

     You don't have to be the top dog to win, just the right dog      New Zealand coach Steve Hansen on the challenge of winning back-to-back World Cups Nov 23, 2014

     He is going to fight me? Yes! Yes!      Manny Pacquiao can't help but joke about the prospect of a fight with Floyd Mayweather Jr. Nov 23, 2014

     He needs a good slap and he's going to get one      Vintage trash talking from Nathan Cleverly ahead of his fight with Tony Bellew Nov 21, 2014

     It's been three to four years. It should have happened by now. What makes it different this time?       Trainer Freddie Roach stirs up the Manny Pacquiao-Floyd Mayweather Jr debate Nov 20, 2014

     BREAKING NEWS: Wayne Rooney retires from international football      Seems Gary Lineker isn't too keen on falling to third place on the all-time England goal-scorers list Nov 19, 2014

     You never want to be the guy who talks it up and then can't back it up, training like Tarzan and playing like Jane      Recalled England back row James Haskell sets himself up for a meme-laden fall if he doesn't perform against Samoa Nov 19, 2014

     I am a sportsman, not a brand ambassador. I am not the sort of person who poses in underwear      Bayern Munich goalkeeper Manuel Neuer doesn't think much of Cristiano Ronaldo's extra-curricular activities Nov 18, 2014

     We were out last night for a meal, it was fine. We’re not One Direction      Roy Keane reveals the Ireland football team fail to attract much attention when out in town Nov 17, 2014

     I was playing Mario Kart on my sofa when I got the call. I was winning at that - Mario Kart is better than my tennis       Andy Murray sees the funny side after getting a call to replace the injured Roger Federer in the final match of the ATP World Tour Finals Nov 16, 2014

     We'll not panic, we will not lose our nerve. We will not deviate from the course we are on      England boss Stuart Lancaster after their fifth loss on the bounce Nov 16, 2014

     I don't feel like [explaining]. There was nothing. It's just a dot      Novak Djokovic refused to be drawn on why he signed the camera lens with a small dot instead of his usual signature after beating Kei Nishikori Nov 15, 2014

     Their dinner is going to taste lovely tonight and mine is going to taste horrible       Bed with no supper for Ian Poulter after he let slip a six-shot lead ahead of the Turkish Open final round Nov 15, 2014

     I was just starting to grow in confidence in the morning, when we hit a rut and the car went into the slowest of slow-motion rolls you've ever seen - it was just embarrassing       Graeme Swann reflects after rolling his car during the opening stage of the Wales Rally GB Nov 15, 2014

     Young kids will see the Rolex brand, but are they going to go and buy one? They can't afford it. Or our other sponsor, UBS - these kids don't care about banking      Formula One supremo Bernie Ecclestone prefers a more mature type of fan following the sport Nov 14, 2014