rss

Author Archive for Paul Campbell

0

Sports quiz of the week: Liverpool v Man Utd, Lucas Piazon and Andy Murray

Who scored? Who misbehaved? Who is lending a hand?Ole Gunnar Solskjær takes his Manchester United team to Anfield on Sunday. Who has scored a hat-trick for Liverpool while playing against a team managed by Solskjær?Mo Salah Dirk Kuyt Luis Suárez Fernan…

0

Sports quiz of the week: boxers, dancers, dashers and bad throwers

Who stayed up? Who went down? Who changed course?There have been 16 foul throws in the Premier League this season. Which player has been responsible for five of them?Paul Pogba Héctor BellerínTrent Alexander-Arnold Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang Neil Robert…

0

Sports quiz of the week: hat-tricks, Hollie Doyle and historical hostilities

Who was left out? Who wasn’t left out? Who wants to be left out? Olivier Giroud scored all of Chelsea’s goals in their 4-0 win at Sevilla on Wednesday night. Who is the only other player to have scored four goals for an English club in a Champions Leag…

0

Sports quiz of the week: birdies, insects, masters and disasters

Who fell over? Who provided back-up? Who led the free world? The Norwegian government would not let their men’s football team travel to Austria to fulfil their Nations League fixture after one of their players tested positive for Covid. What did the No…

0

Sports quiz of the week: a chase, a comeback and a confusing calendar

Who went home? Who can’t lose at home? Who could not go home? Where will an Irishman, an Englishman and an Ecuadorian be chasing a Slovenian this weekend?Saudi Arabia ItalySpainCzech Republic The great Nobby Stiles died last weekend at the age of 78. I…

0

Sports quiz of the week: Six Nations, subs scoring hat-tricks and a sell-out

Who strayed? Who took a seat? Who is back in the UK?Every team in the Premier League has lost at least one game this season. Who were the last side to lose their unbeaten record?Tottenham HotspurAston VillaEvertonLiverpoolMarcus Rashford came off the b…

0

Sports quiz of the week: rugby records, reversing years and a returning race

Who proved himself? Who is forever young? Who kept his eye in?The Six Nations returns on Saturday, when Ireland play Italy in a game that was originally scheduled for early March. This is not the first time the tournament has been played so late in the…

0

Sports quiz of the week: big deals, big defeats, big hits and a big bang

Who was frugal? Who was furious? Who was fabulous for France?Ollie Watkins is not the first player to have scored a hat-trick against Liverpool in a 7-2 win. Who did it back in 1963?Dixie Dean Jimmy GreavesGeoff Hurst Bobby Charlton Nadia Podoroska rea…

0

Sports quiz of the week: losers, lavish spending and a lifesaver

Who took five? Who is going for 19.6? Who gave up after 83?What do the jockey Oisin Murphy and the horse Walk In The Sun have in common?They were both awarded MBEs this week They were born on the same day and won a race together this week They have bot…

0

Sports quiz of the week: big waves, tough ground and the birds in the sky

Who went long? Who can’t lose? Who didn’t play ball?Kalju FC played Levadia in the Estonian Premier League this week. What happened 13 seconds into the match?The referee pulled his hamstring and the game had to be called off The Kalju goalkeeper walked…

0

Sports quiz of the week: Gareth Bale, a glut of goals and a globetrotter

Who kept losing? Who keeps winning? Who keeps moving?Gareth Bale is set to sign for Tottenham at the age of 31. He did not have such a great start to his Spurs career as a 17-year-old. In his first spell at the club, how many games did Bale play for Sp…

0

Champions League final quiz: who was voted man of the match?

Every year, Uefa ask a group of players and managers to pick a standout performer from the final. Who has won the award?Who was the man of the match in the 2019 final?Mo Salah Jordan Henderson Virgil van Dijk Sadio Mané Who was the man of the match in …

0

Football quiz: European Cup semi-finals

How much do you know about the 65 years of semi-finals?Which club won a Champions League semi-final on away goals even though both legs of the tie were played in their home ground?Real Madrid Milan InterRomaWho were the first British club to play in a …

0

Premier League 2019-20 review: the big quiz of the season

It was a long old season. Were you paying attention to the details?Liverpool were worthy winners of the league title this season. They were fantastic at home again. Who was the last visiting manager to win a league game at Anfield?Pep Guardiola José Mo…

0

Football quiz: can you match the club to their cardboard cutout fans?

Football fans have been attending games in cardboard cutout form. Can you identify the clubs they support?Which club do these ‘fans’ support?Sheffield WednesdayMillwallChelsea1860 MunichWhere’s Wally?Meadow LaneThe City GroundPride ParkMolineuxWhere ar…

0

Football quiz: 20 questions on the 2019-20 Premier League season so far

One hundred long days have passed since the last Premier League game. Do you remember where we left off?Who is the top scorer in the Premier League this season?Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang Danny Ings Jamie Vardy Sergio Agüero What new ground did Crystal P…

0

Football quiz: 20 questions on the 2019-20 Premier League season so far

One hundred long days have passed since the last Premier League game. Do you remember where we left off?Who is the top scorer in the Premier League this season?Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang Danny Ings Jamie Vardy Sergio Agüero What new ground did Crystal P…

0

Football quiz: 20 questions on the 2019-20 Premier League season so far

One hundred long days have passed since the last Premier League game. Do you remember where we left off?Who is the top scorer in the Premier League this season?Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang Danny Ings Jamie Vardy Sergio Agüero What new ground did Crystal P…

0

Football quiz: host venues

How much do you know about the places that have held World Cups, Euros and Champions League finals?Complete this sequence: Uruguay, Italy, England, West Germany, Argentina …BrazilSpainSouth Africa FranceWho were the first English club to win a European…

0

Sports quiz: fast times, late hours and memorable minutes

You know what happened, but do you know when it happened?Usain Bolt set the current world record for the 100 metres at the World Athletics Championships in Berlin in 2009. What was his time?9.55 seconds 9.58 seconds9.69 seconds 9.72 seconds Bolt also s…