The Totally Football team came a creditable (ish) level 13th in this year’s Opta quiz, so we thought we’d see if you could do any better. Here are ten questions that were part of the quiz this year, provided by our friends at Opta – and if you want to see the whole thing, it’s here.
1) Name the two players to win the Premier League golden boot while wearing the squad number 11?
In 2006/7 & 2009/10 for Drogba, and 2017/18 for Salah
2) Who was the first goalkeeper to score a Premier League goal?
For Aston Villa against Everton in 2001/2.
3) Who was the only member of England's Euro 96 squad to be playing for a non-British club at the time?
He had just completed his first season at Inter
4) Which WSL side had the most representatives in the England squad at the 2019 Women’s World Cup?
They had eight - Karen Bardsley, Keira Walsh, Steph Houghton, Nikita Parris, Jill Scott, Demi Stokes, Abbie McManus and Georgia Stanway.
5) Who was the last English manager to finish in the top two of the Premier League?
With Newcastle in 1995/6
6) Who is the only Australian player to appear in the PFA Team of the Year?
While he was playing for Leeds in 1999/2000.
7) Who was the first African player to play in as many as four different FA Cup finals?
1986, 1988, 1989 and 1992
8) Which of the following players have scored hat-tricks for England while they were at a non-English club?
Tried to catch you out there...
9) Who provided the assist for Dennis Bergkamp's famous goal for the Netherlands at the 1998 World Cup?
DENNIS BERGKAMP! DENNIS BERGKAMP! DENNIS BERGKAMP!
10) Who scored Manchester United's first ever Premier League hat-trick?
Kudos if you got that one - it was against Manchester City in 1994