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Football Trivia Question of the Day April 2012.
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30th April 2012:

Q: Which club has won the most Football League Championships without ever winning one in the Top Flight of English Football?

A: Notts County with 8 League Titles (3 Second Flight Championships, 2 Third Flight Championships & 3 Fourth Flight Championships).
    Total English League Championship won in all Four Flights 1888-89 to 2011-12

29th April 2012:

Q: How many UEFA European Cup or Champions League Finals have been between English & German clubs?

A: This season's Final will be the 6th time: 1975 Bayern Munich 2-0 Leeds United, 1977 Liverpool 3-1 Borussia Monchengladbach, 1980 Nottingham Forest
    1-0 SV Hamburg, 1982 Aston Villa 1-0 Bayern Munich, 1999 Manchester United 2-1 Bayern Munich & 2012 Chelsea v Bayern Munich.
     UEFA European Cup & UEFA Champions League Finals 1955-56 to 2010-11

28th April 2012:

Q: Which player holds the European record for the most club goals scored in all competitions during a season?

A: West Germany's Gerd Müller with 67 goals scored in all competitions with Bayern Munich in 1972-73.
    All-Time Top European Club Goalscorers

27th April 2012:

Q: When was the last time that a Scottish club reached the Semi-Final of the English FA Cup?

A: Season 1886-87 when Rangers FC lost 1-3 to Aston Villa.
    FA Cup Finals 1871-72 to 2010-11

26th April 2012:

Q: Which three English League clubs was Alf Ramsey affiliated with as a player before becoming manager of Ipswich Town?

A: Portsmouth (1940-43), Southampton (1943-49) and Tottenham Hotspur (1949-55).
    Legendary Football Players - Alf Ramsey

25th April 2012:

Q: Which three countries have won the African Cup of Nations three times or more?

A: Egypt (7 wins), Ghana and Cameroon (4 wins each)
    African Cup of Nations Order of Merit 1957 - 2012

24th April 2012:

Q: How many different Arsenal footballers have won the PFA Footballer of the Year Awards?

A: Four - Liam Brady (1979), Dennis Bergkamp (1998), Thierry Henry (2003 & 2004) and Robin van Persie (2012).
    Footballer of the Year Awards 1947-48 to 2011-12

23rd April 2012:

Q: Geoff Hurst is most associated with West Ham United but what two other English clubs did he play for?

A: Stoke City (1972-1975) and West Bromwich Albion (1975-1976).
    Legendary Football Players: Geoff Hurst

22nd April 2012:

Q: Which three English clubs did Irish midfielder Johnny Giles play for?

A: Manchester United (1957-1963), Leeds United (1963-1975) and West Bromwich Albion (1975-1977).
    Legendary Football Players - Johnny Giles

21st April 2012:

Q: Who was the last player affiliated to Leeds United at the time to score a goal for England's national team?

A: Alan Smith on 7th September 2002 at Villa Park in a 1-1 draw with Portugal.
    England's Goals by Club Affiliation from 1872 to 2012

20th April 2012:

Q: Who was the highest goalscorer in the Euro 2012 Qualifiers from a country which failed to make the Finals?

A: Mikael Forssell of Finland with seven goals scored.
    UEFA European Football Championships 2012 Qualification Goalscorers

19th April 2012:

Q: Which two Brazilian players have scored Premier League Hat-Tricks?

A: Afonso Alves (Middlesbrough 8-1 Manchester City, 11th May 2008) and Robinho (Manchester City 3-0 Stoke City, 26th October 2008).
    Premier League Hat-Tricks 1992-93 to 2011-12

18th April 2012:

Q: Which is the only club to have won the Asian AFC Champions League or its predecessors three times?

A: Pohang Steelers of South Korea in 1997, 1998 and 2009.
    AFC Asian Champions League Finals 1967-2012

17th April 2012:

Q: Which three members of Argentina's Olympic Gold Medal Winning team of 2008 played in the English Premier League?

A: Pablo Zabaleta, Javier Mascherano and Sergio Aguero.
    Olympic Games Football Tournament Beijing 2008

16th April 2012:

Q: Which was the only club from the Fourth Flight of English Football to reach a League Cup Final?

A: Rochdale, who lost 4-0 on aggregate to Norwich City in Season 1961-62.
    Football League (Carling) Cup Final Statistics 1960-61 to 2011-12

15th April 2012:

Q: Which South American country is without a win so far in the 2014 FIFA World Cup qualifiers?

A: Bolivia haven't won a match yet. The eight other participating teams have all won at least one match and Brazil are exempt as the 2014 Host Nation.
    FIFA World Cup Brazil 2014 Qualification Competition South America

14th April 2012:

Q: Which two players affiliated with Hull City at the time participated in the 2010 FIFA World Cup Finals?

A: Jozy Altidore (United States) and Richard Garcia (Australia).
    FIFA World Cup Finals 2010 Player Details with Club & National League Affiliation

13th April 2012:

Q: Which are the only five Nations to win Olympic Games Women's Football Medals since 1996?

A: United States (3 Gold, 1 Silver), Norway (1 Gold, 1 Bronze), Brazil (2 Silver), China (1 Silver) and Germany (3 Bronze).
    Olympic Games Women's Football Tournament, London 2012

12th April 2012:

Q: Which three clubs were Champions of the Football Alliance from season 1889-90 to 1891-92?

A: The Wednesday (1889-90), Stoke (1890-91) and Nottingham Forest (1891-92). The Football Alliance formed the Football League 2nd Division in 1892-93.
    Football Alliance 1889-90 to 1891-92

11th April 2012:

Q: Which Nation has participated in the most men's Olympic Games Football Tournaments?

A: Italy has competed in 15 men's Olympic Finals Tournaments. The United States is second with 14 and France & Brazil have competed in 12 each.
   Olympic Games Men's Football Tournament Participation 1900-2012

10th April 2012:

Q: Which three footballers from Chile have played in the 2011-12 Premier League season?

A: Jean Beausejour (Wigan Athletic), Gonzalo Jara (West Bromwich Albion) and David Pizarro (Manchester City).
    Premier League Foreign Players 1992-93 to 2011-12

9th April 2012:

Q: Which two venues outside London were used for football during the 1948 Olympic Games?

A: Brighton's Goldstone Ground and Portsmouth's Fratton Park. Nine different venues inside London were also used.
   Olympic Games Men's Football Tournament, London 2012

8th April 2012:

Q: Who was the only player to score for both teams in a FIFA World Cup Finals tournament game?

A: Netherland's Ernie Brandts (1978 own goal v Italy 18th minute, goal 50th minute).
    FIFA World Cup Finals 1978 Argentina

7th April 2012:

Q: Which four goalkeepers have scored Premier League goals?

A: Peter Schmeichel (Everton 3–2 Aston Villa, 20 October 2001), Brad Friedel (Charlton Athletic 3–2 Blackburn Rovers, 21 February 2004), Paul Robinson      (Tottenham Hotspur 3–1 Watford, 17 March 2007) and Tim Howard (Everton 1–2 Bolton Wanderers, 4 January 2012).

6th April 2012:

Q: How many footballers from Iceland have won the Premier League Player of the Month Award?

A: Just one - Swansea City's Gylfi Sigurdsson who was nominated for March 2012.
    Premier League Player of the Month Awards August 1994 to April 2012

5th April 2012:

Q: Which four goalkeepers have worn Fulham's number one shirt during the Premier League Era?

A: Edwin van der Sar (2001-05), Mark Crossley (2005-07), Kasey Keller (2007-08) & Mark Schwarzer (2008-12).
    Fulham FC Player's Premier League Squad Numbers 2001-02 to 2011-12

4th April 2012:

Q: Who scored Bolton Wanderers' only Premier League hat-trick to date?

A: Germany's Fredi Bobic on 6th April 2002 in a 4-1 Bolton Wanderers win against Ipswich Town.
    Premier League Hat-Tricks 1992-93 to 2011-12

3rd April 2012:

Q: Who was the only non-British footballer to receive a Knighthood from Queen Elizabeth II?

A: Édson Arantes do Nascimento (Pelé) received an Honourary Knighthood in 1997.
    Football Personalities Honours List

2nd April 2012:

Q: Which two players were sent off in UEFA Champions League Finals?

A: Jens Lehmann (Arsenal, 2006 Final v Barcelona) and Didier Drogba (Chelsea, 2008 Final v Manchester United). Both players were on the losing team.
    UEFA European Cup & UEFA Champions League Finals 1955-56 to 2010-11

1st April 2012:

Q: What is Upton Park FC's main claim to footballing fame?

A: Upton Park FC (no connection to West Ham United) represented Great Britain in the 1900 Olympic Games in Paris and won the competition.
    A Gold Medal was later awarded. They were also one of the original 15 clubs who participated in the first FA Cup in season 1871-72.
    Olympic Football Tournaments 1900-2012 Progress Chart

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