FA Cup Final Quiz

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  1. yorkie19

    yorkie19 Active Member

    Twenty questions before Saturday's cup final

    Email or PM me the answers before noon on Saturday.

    1) Which is the only Football League club to have played FA Cup ties in all four Home Nations?

    2) Bob Thomson appeared in the 1915 FA Cup Final. What was unusual about his apperance?

    3) During the 1971 and 1974 FA Cup Final, Liverpool had two university graduates in their line-ups. Who were they?

    4) Why were Bradford Park Avenue fined £50 by the FA following their FA Cup qualifying round drubbing of Denby Dale in 1908?

    5) Why didn't Birmingham City compete in the 1922 FA Cup Competition?

    6) Which team has won the FA Cup the most times?

    7) Which team lost successive cup finals in the 1980's?

    8) In which year was the FA Cup sponsored for the first time?

    9) Who was the first player to be sent off in an FA Cup Final?

    10) Which goalkeeper broke his jaw in the 1957 final, was taken off, but later returned as an outfield player?

    11) Which two teams contested the 100th FA Cup Final?

    12) William Townley was the first player to score a hat-trick in the FA Cup Final. Which team for and in what year?

    13) Who won the first FA Cup Final in 1872

    14) Which team appeared in 3 successive finals in the 1990's?

    15) In which year was the first all Lancashire FA Cup Final?

    16) Who was the first player to miss a penalty in the final?

    17) Who was the first black player to captain a Cup Final side?

    18) What was unusual about West Ham's 1975 FA Cup success?

    19) In 1955, Stan Seymour became the first man to?

    20) Which player lost two front teeth after colliding with a team-mate in the 1981 Cup Final
     
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  3. Nuke

    Nuke Active Member

    seems like there all b4 my time so ill have to pass
     
  4. geordiecolin

    geordiecolin Active Member

    Fraid only Stan Seymour 1955 question rings any bells for me.....
     
  5. impycornet

    impycornet Member

    Answers submitted by PM !!

    Will be very surprised if I've more than 5 or 6 right though :?
     
  6. Dave Payn

    Dave Payn Active Member

    As someone who is well versed in taking forever and a day to supply answers to my own quizzes, how did I do? ;-)
     
  7. Well Worth It

    Well Worth It Active Member

    I've a couple of questions for you.
    Where did Ronaldo come from to head that goal?
    How stupid did he make "the cheating little bastard" Wise look?
     
  8. yorkie19

    yorkie19 Active Member

    1) Which is the only Football League club to have played FA Cup ties in all four Home Nations - Nottingham Forest

    2) Bob Thomson appeared in the 1915 FA Cup Final. What was unusual
    about his apperance? He only had one eye

    3) During the 1971 and 1974 FA Cup Final, Liverpool had two
    university graduates in their line-ups. Who were they? Steve Heighway and Brian Hall

    4) Why were Bradford Park Avenue fined £50 by the FA following their
    FA Cup qualifying round drubbing of Denby Dale in 1908? They fielded their reserve team

    5) Why didn't Birmingham City compete in the 1922 FA Cup Competition? They forgot to post the entry form

    6) Which team has won the FA Cup the most times? Manchester United

    7) Which team lost successive cup finals in the 1980's? Everton

    8) In which year was the FA Cup sponsored for the first time? 1995

    9) Who was the first player to be sent off in an FA Cup Final? Kevin Moran

    10) Which goalkeeper broke his jaw in the 1957 final, was taken off,
    but later returned as an outfield player? Ray Wood

    11) Which two teams contested the 100th FA Cup Final? Manchester City and Tottenham Hotspur

    12) William Townley was the first player to score a hat-trick in the
    FA Cup Final. Which team for and in what year? Blackburn Rovers in 1890

    13) Who won the first FA Cup Final in 1872 The Wanderers

    14) Which team appeared in 3 successive finals in the 1990's? Manchester United

    15) In which year was the first all Lancashire FA Cup Final? 1904

    16) Who was the first player to miss a penalty in the final? Charlie Wallace

    17) Who was the first black player to captain a Cup Final side? Viv Anderson

    18) What was unusual about West Ham's 1975 FA Cup success? They finished the match with 11 English players on the pitch

    19) In 1955, Stan Seymour became the first man to? Win the Cup as a player and a manager with the same club

    20) Which player lost two front teeth after colliding with a team-mate in the 1981 Cup Final Graham Roberts


    Impycornet got the most correct answers with 10

    (Dave you got 9)

    Sam
     

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