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Messi is undoubtedly a gifted ...

Messi is undoubtedly a gifted footballer, like Maradona and Pele, and he's playing for the best club side in the world at the moment. He's successful and he's winning trophies, so it's only logical that he'll be voted the best player in the world.

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A Germany team should not be a...

A Germany team should not be afraid going into a tournament. History shows that we can raise the level of our game when it matters.

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The realization that you're no...

The realization that you're not always standing down there on the field merely to win, to be successful, was very liberating. One can be successful by helping the team, the other players. All of a sudden I felt the kind of empathy for people that I hadn't felt before.

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I would never have thought I w...

I would never have thought I was capable of sitting on the bench as the number two man. And it showed me that you can really achieve everything in life, even the unthinkable, as long as you're willing to work on yourself a little bit.

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Of course, success is a relati...

Of course, success is a relative term. It can be something completely different from winning the German championship eight times or making millions.

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The goalkeeper plays in a psyc...

The goalkeeper plays in a psychological position, and he's dealing with mental things. I wanted to describe the things I've done wrong and, most of all, what I've done right, so that other people, including those in other professions, could learn from my experiences.

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I'm not the type who spends hi...

I'm not the type who spends his free time in training camp playing with his Playstation or playing cards on trips. The other players thought it was odd: There he is, reading again.

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I want to successfully make th...

I want to successfully make the transition from a life in professional sports to another life, without running into major upheavals.

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It looked pretty wild, but I w...

It looked pretty wild, but I was actually in control of myself. I've never really injured anyone throughout my career.

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It's part of my game to occasi...

It's part of my game to occasionally send a message, one that may be unpopular to the outside world, but can be important for the team.

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It took me a long time to real...

It took me a long time to realize that football isn't martyrdom, but a game that's enjoyable, and one in which getting better at it is supposed to be fun. Perhaps it would have been better if I had understood this as a young man.

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I am firmly convinced that you...

I am firmly convinced that you shouldn't necessarily emphasize hedonism, especially at the beginning of a career, but should instead focus entirely on performance.

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I was so obsessed with footbal...

I was so obsessed with football that you could say I was taking the goal home with me at night. And then one day the system fell apart.

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