Do you think you know your football? If so, test your knowledge with our world football quiz. How many of the 20 questions can you get right? The correct answers can be found tomorrow on 03.01.2008
1. Which German club has won the most league titles?
C: Bayern Munich
2. In which Brazilian city do Cruzeiro usually play their home matches?
A: Belo Horizonte
B: Porto Alegre
3. For which Spanish club did Chelsea’s former coach Jose Mourinho once work as an interpreter?
4. When did FIFA launch its highly successful Goal development programme?
5. Which Spanish club play their home games at the San Mames stadium, nicknamed “The Cathedral”?
A: Racing Santander
B: Athletic Bilbao
C: Real Sociedad ‘.’.
6. Which Japanese international currently plies his trade for top Austrian club Red Bull Salzburg?
7. For which national side did FIFA Executive Committee member Reynald Temarii once play?
8. Who are the current holders of the CAF Champions League title?
A: ASEC (Cote d’lvoire)
B: Etoile du Sahel (Tunisia)
C: Al Ahly (Egypt)
9. In which capacity is Javier Lozano world champion?
A As coach of the Spanish national futsal team
B: As masseur of the Italian national team
C: As assistant coach of U-17 world champions Nigeria
10. Which Japanese club is coached by Holger Osieck, who was assistant coach of West Germany when they won the World Cup in 1990 and was also once head of the FIFA Technical Study Group?
A: Urawa Red Diamonds
B: Gamba Osaka
11. In which city will the FIFA World Player of the Year be announced on 17 December 2007?
12. How many female footballers are there currently in total?
A: 15 million
B: 26 million
C: 42 million
13. Against whom did Saudi Arabia suffer a shock defeat in this year’s Asian Cup final?
14. For which European club does American Freddy Adu play?
B: Sparta Prague C: Partizan Belgrade
15. What is the nickname of Real Madrid’s German coach Bernd Schuster?
A: The Black Knight
B: The Red Devil
C: The Blond Angel
16. How many member associations does FIFA currently have?
17. What job does former Argentina goalkeeper Sergio Goycochea now do for a living?
B: TV presenter
18. For which club did Wayne Rooney make his Premier League debut?
C: Manchester United
19. Which country boasts the most footballers (over 26 million)?
20. Which new slogan did FIFA introduce on 1 June 2007?
A: For the Sport. For the Globe.
B: For the Game. For the World.
C: For Football. For All.