The Football Quiz Thread - Enter Monday's 20 Question Quiz Inside!

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PostRe: The Football Quiz Thread - Enter Monday's 20 Question Quiz Inside!
by BTB » Tue May 19, 2020 10:55 am

Tomous wrote:
BTB wrote:Very glad my wild guess of All McCoist paid off :lol:

Definitely got the 2006 and 2010 golden boot winners mixed up as well :lol:

Also i think i got 25 not 23 :shifty:

Excellent quiz, great distraction from working from home! Cheers Tomous



I didn't award points for "England Captain" on the sequence, had to be England Captains at World Cup. Can't see another I've missed?

European Cup competitions

1. Name 2 clubs that are the only European Cup / Champions League winners of their respective countries (point for each)
Marseille and Red Star Belgrade? 2

2. Who won the last edition of the Uefa Cup Winners Cup?
No idea, Arsenal?

3. Besides John Terry, which player missed a penalty for Chelsea in the 2008 UCL final against Man Utd?
Anelka 3

4. Who is the only player to win the Champions League with three different clubs?
Seerdorf (Ajax, Madrid, Milan?) 4

5. Vicente Del Bosque has won both the World Cup and Champions League as a manager. Who is the only other manager to do so?
Lippi 5

Name the missing link and describe what the sequence shows (point for each)

6. Sevilla, XX, Man U, Athletico, Chelsea,
Europa League winners, either Sevilla or Athletico.... I'll go with Sevilla 7

7. Bryan Robson, Shearer, Beckham, Gerrard, XX
England Captains? Kane? 8

8. Kanchelskis, cantona, beckham, ronaldo XX
United no. 7? Martial? 9

9. International Stadium, Olympic stadium, Soccer City, XX, Luzhniki
WC final stadiums, Maracana 11

10. Jose Mourinho, Rafa BeniteZ, Frank Rijkaard, blank, Alex Ferguson,
CL winning managers? Ancelotti with AC Milan? 13

World Cup

11. Two past Champions didn't qualify for USA 94. England and who?
(does West Germany count?) if not i'll go for Uruguay? 14

12. Who is the only player to score for different countries in World Cup?
(is this west/germany again?) no idea, Muller?

13. Who won the golden boot in the 2006 World Cup?
hmm, either Muller or Forlan i think, I'll go with Muller

14. Which team went undefeated in the 2010 World Cup?
New Zealand 15

15. Two teams had their first ever world cup appearances in 2018 Russia. Who? (point for each)
Iceland and... Panama? 17

European Championships

16. Who is England's top scorer in European Championships?
Lineker?

17. Who scored the Golden Goal to win the championship in 2000?
Don't even know who won it lol, Henry?

18. In 2004, which country scored the first and only silver goal in a European Championships?
Greece? 18

19. Who was the last Scottish player to score at the European Championships?
No clue... Ally McCoist? 19

20. Who is the only player to win the Championship as a player and a coach?
Was going to say Dechamps, but that is the WC right? No idea

Football transfers

21. Neymar and Ronaldo are top of the combined transfer fee table, but which player is third with a combined transfer fee of £183 million?
Is it still Robbie Keane?

22. The world transfer fee was broken twice in the summer of 2000, first by a player switching Italian clubs and then by a player switching Spanish clubs. Who were the players? (point for each)
Ronaldo (total guess) and Figo? 20

23. Real Madrid held the world transfer fee from 2000 until 2016. Which club took the record from them, signing which player in window? (point for each)
Barca and Coutinho?

24. Which two players have Chelsea signed twice since 2009? (point for each)
David Luiz & Matic? 22

25. Who is the most expensive signing born in this century?
Vincinius Junior at Real Madrid? 23


Ah, gotcha. I changed my answer to 21 as I realised my memory of that stat was probably about 10 years out of date :lol:

edit - just checked and I replied to myself instead of sending you a new answer :fp: :fp:

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PostRe: The Football Quiz Thread - Enter Monday's 20 Question Quiz Inside!
by <]:^D » Tue May 19, 2020 10:55 am

i misread q11 im a moron :fp: :lol:

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by Tomous » Tue May 19, 2020 10:55 am

:slol:

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by Tomous » Tue May 19, 2020 10:56 am

<]:^D wrote:i misread q11 im a moron :fp: :lol:



Eh I gave you a point because you had Uruguay and I understand the Germany/West Germany logic

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by <]:^D » Tue May 19, 2020 10:58 am

thanks!

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by Psychic » Tue May 19, 2020 11:59 am

I got 27 points I think.

Thanks for taking the time to do this Tomous.

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PostRe: The Football Quiz Thread - Enter Monday's 20 Question Quiz Inside!
by Tomous » Tue May 19, 2020 12:04 pm

PsychicSykes wrote:I got 27 points I think.

Thanks for taking the time to do this Tomous.


I make it:

Euro Cups - 5
Sequences - 9
WC - 5
Euros - 4
Transfers - 3

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by a dan from grcade » Tue May 19, 2020 12:18 pm

Cheers Tomous, this was a welcome and much needed distraction, very appreciated :wub:

Can't believe Lukaku is the third most expensive player!

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by teh bork » Tue May 19, 2020 12:21 pm

Tomous wrote:Unfortunately, teh bork didn't put down the reason for the sequence on that round which cost him...wait for it...yep, 4 points that would have put him top.


Yeah I did not know that was a thing and clearly didn't read the question. The thing is I knew all the sequences and what they were :lol: :fp:

Anyway thanks for doing this, it was an enjoyable way to spend 15 minutes.

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by Tomous » Tue May 19, 2020 12:24 pm

Yeah I suspected you knew each sequence as all your answers were right :lol:

I gave you the United one as you typed out your logic

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by Cuttooth » Tue May 19, 2020 12:28 pm

And they said "show your workings" would never result in anything.

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by teh bork » Tue May 19, 2020 12:30 pm

Tomous wrote:Yeah I suspected you knew each sequence as all your answers were right :lol:

I gave you the United one as you typed out your logic


Well I've learnt a valuable lesson.

Cuttooth wrote:And they said "show your workings" would never result in anything.


Aye for the next quiz we do, I'm writing everything down!

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by Psychic » Tue May 19, 2020 12:37 pm

Tomous wrote:
PsychicSykes wrote:I got 27 points I think.

Thanks for taking the time to do this Tomous.


I make it:

Euro Cups - 5
Sequences - 9
WC - 5
Euros - 4
Transfers - 3

Yeah you're right, I misread one of them. My bad. :oops:

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by Tomous » Tue May 19, 2020 12:43 pm

One for today

Who are the eight footballers to have won the World Cup, Champions League and Ballon d'Or?

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by Corazon de Leon » Tue May 19, 2020 12:47 pm

Beckenbauer
Zidane
OG Ronaldo?

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by Psychic » Tue May 19, 2020 12:48 pm

Zidane
Ronaldinho
Ronaldo

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by Corazon de Leon » Tue May 19, 2020 12:50 pm

Lothar Matthaus maybe?

Does Champions League = European Cup in this instance?

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by Tomous » Tue May 19, 2020 12:51 pm

Corazon de Leon wrote:Lothar Matthaus maybe?

Does Champions League = European Cup in this instance?


No to Matthaus.

Yep to CL = EC

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by Tomous » Tue May 19, 2020 12:52 pm

PsychicSykes wrote:Zidane
Ronaldinho
Ronaldo



Yep
Yep
No

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by Tomous » Tue May 19, 2020 12:52 pm

Corazon de Leon wrote:Beckenbauer
Zidane
OG Ronaldo?



Yep
Yep
No

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