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World Cup Quiz

05 August 2014

1. WHO WERE THE WINNERS OF THE FIRST WORLD CUP IN 1930?

a) Argentina

b) Yugoslavia

c) Uruguay

d) Brazil

2. WHICH ONE OF THESE COUNTRIES HAS APPEARED IN FEWER WORLD CUPS THAN ENGLAND?

a) Mexico

b) Italy

c) Spain

d) Brazil

3. ONLY 1 FOOTBALLER HAS WON 3 WORLD CUPS, WHO IS HE?

a) Rivelino

b) Franz Beckenbauer

c) Cafu

d) Pele

4. WHO IS THE OLDEST PLAYER TO HAVE EVER APPEARED IN A WORLD CUP MATCH (AGE: OF 42 YEARS AND 39 DAYS)?

a) Dino Zoff

b) Peter Shilton

c) Roger Milla

d) Sandor Kocsis

5. WHICH TWO OF THESE GOALKEEPERS HOLD THE JOINT RECORD FOR THE MOST CLEAN SHEETS IN MATCHES AT THE WORLD CUP?

a) Walter Zenga

b) Peter Shilton

c) Iker Casillas

d) Fabien Barthez

6. WHICH TWO FOOTBALLERS HAVE WON THE WORLD CUP BOTH AS A PLAYER AND A COACH?

a) Franz Beckenbauer

b) Mario Zagallo

c) Berti Vogts

d) Henri Michel

7. WHERE WAS THE 1958 WORLD CUP HELD?

a) France

b) Chile

c) Spain

d) Sweden

8. WHICH OTHER COUNTRY, APART FROM ENGLAND, HAS ALSO LOST THREE PENALTY SHOOTOUTS AT WORLD CUPS?

a) Germany

b) Italy

c) Spain

d) Netherlands

9. WHICH COUNTRY HAS REACHED THE FINAL OF THREE WORLD CUPS AND LOST ON ALL THREE OCCASIONS?

a) Uruguay

b) Hungary

c) Sweden

d) Netherlands

10. WHICH OF THESE TEAMS HAS TAKEN PART IN MORE THAN 1 WORLD CUP?

a) Haiti

b) Ukraine

c) China

d) El Salvador

Answers: Question 1: ‘c’ ; Question 2: ‘c’ ; Question 3: ‘d’ ; Question 4: ‘c’ ; Question 5: ‘b’ ; Question 6: ‘a’ & ‘b’ ; Question 7: ‘d’ ; Question 8: ‘b’ ; Question 9: ‘d’ ; Question 10: ‘d’