ever danced with the devil in the pale moonlight?
The official lyric video for THE RACE.
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“if he was playing with me, i would score so many goals.” Pelé
“He’s my favourite player.” Sir Bobby Charlton
“His technique is unique.” Diego Maradona
“My toughest opponent? Scholes. He is the complete midfielder.” Zinedine Zidane
“I have played with some great players but I would have to put him down as the best.” Ryan Giggs
“The best player I’ve played with or against.” Wayne Rooney
“I’m not the best, Paul Scholes is.” Edgar Davids, in his prime.
“I tell anyone who asks me – He’s the best English player.” Laurent Blanc
“At La Masia, his name was mentioned a lot. He’s a teacher.” Lionel Messi
“To me he’s a role model. He is the best midfielder I’ve seen in the last 15 or 20 years.” Xabi Alonso
“He is the best midfielder of his generation. I would have loved to have played alongside him.” Pep Guardiola
“The player in the Premiership I admire most? Easy – Scholes” Patrick Vieira
“In the last 15 to 20 years the best central midfielder that I have seen - the most complete - is Scholes.” Xavi Hernandez
“I want to pass like him. Who taught him how to do that?” Ronaldinho
He never had to speak for himself.
Turn back time. Long Live the night.
One of four illustrations completed as a part of my senior show at Memphis College of Art. Prints soon to come.