On the 39th Birthday of Evergreen Ryan Giggs, we have collected some quotes of some famous Football Personalities on Ryan Giggs.
“Ryan’s amazing. His energy, his work-rate, his passing and his movement are unbelievable. It’s a privilege to play with him.” – Wayne Rooney.
“There’s no way that Ryan Giggs is another George Best: he’s another Ryan Giggs.”
- Dennis Law.
“It’s almost impossible to replace a player like Ryan Giggs – you do not find many players like him. He is a rarity. He has world class attributes and has achieved so much at one club. You can only look up to him.”
- Ji-sung Park.
Luis Figo on Ryan Giggs:
“He has the most talent than any other football player. He is delicate and dynamic. He is the player chosen by God. If Ryan was with us, strongest in Europe would definitely not been
Zinedine Zidane on Ryan Giggs :
“Giggs is a great player. I still vividly remember the games I played against him. My shock after watching Giggs play for the first time was very similar to the shock after seeing Luiz Ronaldo. If he was French, Pires or myself would of been on the bench. Man with the most trophies in Europe would of been him.”
“One day they might even say that I was another Ryan Giggs.”
- George Best
Sir Alex on Ryan Giggs:
“I remember the first time I saw him. He was 13 and just floated over the ground like a cocker spaniel chasing a piece of silver paper in the wind.”
“Eric Cantona is a great player, but he’s not as good as Ryan Giggs.”
- Johann Cruyff
“His talent is God-given. He will have wonderful skill even when he’s got his bus pass, because that sort of ability never deserts you”
- Brian Kidd
“The first time I saw Giggsy, he was playing for Salford Boys against United’s apprentices. He was thin and wiry but he just glided past four of our apprentices as if they weren’t even there, then he put the ball in the back of the net. I just thought ‘This kid’s an absolute natural’” – Bryan Robson
“A young Giggsy was like a Ballet Dancer. I had never seen a young player like that and I had seen the Busby Babes.” – Eric Harrison
“To spend twenty years at one club is unique in this era. Ryan has been a fantastic servant to United. It will be a comforting thought if he ends his career here.” – Sir Alex Ferguson