n Talk of a fundamental threat is premature. If there are changes to the transfer system and the foreign players rule, then football and the market will adjust and find a new balance. Rick Parry, Premier League chief executive.
n Perhaps now chairmen will come into the real world. If you rent a television, you can walk away when the agreement is up. Footballers couldn't do that, but they can now. Eric Hall gives an agent's view.
n Nick Faldo and Peter Oosterhuis were our top players and the rest of us couldn't hit a cow's arse with a banjo. Mark James on the European Ryder Cup team in the late Seventies.
n We're all pulling for each other because we're desperate to win the Cup back. James on this year's team.
n A year ago it was a big game for our young players when they came into the side to face Port Vale but it wasn't a big game for them tonight. They have been given a lesson about football. Alex Ferguson praises Second Division York who beat Manchester United 3-0 at Old Trafford in the first leg of their second-round Coca-Cola Cup tie.
n This was a special night, something to savour. My players will never forget it. Alan Little, York's manager.Reuse content