Football quiz: how well do you know the Manchester and Merseyside derbies?

Do you remember these all-time records, far-flung fixtures and short-lived leads?

Which one of these four has played for Manchester City and Manchester United, as well as Liverpool and Everton?

Nicolas Anelka

John Gidman

Peter Beardsley

David Johnson

Ian Rush is Liverpool’s top scorer in Merseyside derbies. Who is Everton’s?

Tim Cahill

Andy Gray

Dixie Dean

Graeme Sharp

Who is the only player to have played for both Everton and Liverpool in Merseyside derbies in the same season?

Nick Barmby

Kevin Sheedy

Abel Xavier

Dave Hickson

What was the score in Roy Hodgson’s only Merseyside derby as Liverpool manager?

Everton 1-1 Liverpool

Everton 2-0 Liverpool

Everton 4-1 Liverpool

Everton 0-3 Liverpool

Who scored the first Merseyside derby goal in the Premier League, in December 1992, when Liverpool led for one minute before losing 2-1 at Goodison Park?

Mark Wright

Jamie Redknapp

John Barnes

Ronny Rosenthal

Ramiro Funes Mori was sent off for Everton in April 2016. Who was the last Liverpool player to be shown a red card in the derby?

Steven Gerrard

Mauricio Pellegrino

Lucas Leiva

Sotirios Kyrgiakos

How many Merseyside derbies have been played since Everton last won one?





Liverpool beat Everton in the 1984 League Cup final after a replay. Where was the match staged?


Stamford Bridge

Old Trafford

Maine Road

The first Manchester derby took place on 12 November 1881. What were the teams called?

Salford and Burnage

Newton Heath and St. Marks (West Gorton)

St Ann’s Gorton and Drayton Grove

Trafford and Citizens

The Manchester derby has been contested outside of the UK once. Where?





Which player has appeared in the most Manchester derbies?

Ryan Giggs

Paul Scholes

Bobby Charlton

Colin Bell

How far apart are the Etihad and Old Trafford?

0.9 miles

2.5 miles

4.3 miles

7.8 miles

Wayne Rooney scored an overhead kick to secure a 2-1 victory for United over City at Old Trafford in February 2011. Who scored the other two goals in that game?

Micah Richards and Dimitar Berbatov

David Silva and Nani

Yaya Touré and Darren Fletcher

Sergio Agüero and Patrice Evra

Manchester City won at Old Trafford for the first time in 34 years when they beat United 2-1 in February 2008. What else was unusual about that game?

It was United's only league defeat of the season

Alex Ferguson was not in attendance as he was at his son's wedding

City beat United home and away that season but were still relegated

There were no sponsors' logos on the players' shirts

All of these players represented both Manchester clubs. Which one played for City before he played for United?

Owen Hargreaves

Andy Cole

Sammy McIlroy

Denis Law

Brian Kidd

Peter Schmeichel

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