"What can you do with Ballack? Nothing."
"What can you do with Gérémi? Nothing. The players have no qualities adapted to the game opponents are playing against us - it is as obvious as that."
"We can't defend, we concede incredible goals and in attack we have one player.
"When I see the eyes of some clubs lighting up, asking incredible amounts for very normal players, I'd say no. I don't need millions [to spend]. I need the best goalkeeper in the world and the best centre-half in the world back."