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Football Quiz: 10 Easy Questions

Football Trivia

1. Did you know that the Manchester United FC was first formed in 1876 and was then known as the Newton Health LYR Football Club? The club was then owned by the Lancashire and Yorkshire Railway (hence LYR). Real Madrid logo 2. Real Madrid was earlier known as Madrid Football Club. It was only in 1920 when King Alfonso XII bestowed the club with the 'real' title that the club's name was changed to Real Madrid. 'Real' is Spanish for royal.

Q.1 Identify the footballer in the picture below.

  • Wayne Rooney
  • Harry Kane
  • Eden Hazard
  • Robin Van Persie

Q.2 Who famously headbutted Marco Matterazi in the final of the 2006 World Cup?

  • Luis Figo
  • Pepe
  • Zinedine Zidane
  • Steven Gerrard

Q.3 What is Italy's first division football league called?

  • Serie D
  • Lega Pro
  • Serie B
  • Serie A

Q.4 Which football club lost as many as 8 players in the 1958 Munich Air Crash?

  • Manchester United
  • Chapecoense
  • Torino soccer club
  • AC Milan

Q.5 Which country won the 2010 World Cup?

  • Netherland
  • France
  • Brazil
  • Spain

Q.6 Who is known as the Black Pearl?

  • Pele
  • Thierry Henry
  • Yaya Toure
  • Didier Drogba

Q.7 Which country has won the World Cup a record 5 times?

  • Spain
  • Germany
  • Brazil
  • England

Q.8 Which country was the first to win two consecutive Euro Championship titles?

  • Italy
  • Germany
  • Spain
  • Portugal

Q.9 Which two countries played the final of the FIFA World Cup final in 1990?

  • Argentina and Brazil
  • Argentina and Germany
  • Germany and Netherlands
  • Brazil and Italy

Q.10 If you are watching the El Clasico, you are watching a football match between which two arch rivals?

  • FC Barcelona and Real Madrid
  • Manchester United and Manchester City
  • Inter Milan and AC Milan
  • Chelsea and Arsenal
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