Football Quiz Questions About 1950s

Since the European Cup began in 1955 and through to 2019 (now Champions League), 75 different clubs have reached the semi finals stage of the competition. Name them.

  • Ajax
  • Anderlecht
  • Arsenal
  • Aston Villa
  • Atletico Madrid
  • Austria Vienna
  • Barcelona
  • Bayer Leverkusen
  • Bayern Munich
  • Benfica
  • Bordeaux
  • Borussia Dortmund
  • Borussia Monchengladbach
  • Celtic
  • Chelsea
  • Club Brugge
  • CSKA Sofia
  • Deportivo La Coruna
  • Derby County
  • Dinamo Bucharest
  • Dukla Prague
  • Dundee
  • Dundee United
  • Dynamo Kiev
  • Eintracht Frankfurt
  • Feyenoord
  • Fiorentina
  • Galatasaray
  • Gyori ETO
  • Hamburg
  • Hibernian
  • IFK Gothenburg
  • Inter Milan
  • Juventus
  • Koln
  • Leeds United
  • Legia Warsaw
  • Liverpool
  • Lyon
  • Malmo FF
  • Manchester City
  • Manchester United
  • Marseille
  • Milan
  • Monaco
  • Nantes
  • Nottingham Forest
  • Panathinaikos
  • Paris Saint-Germain
  • Partizan Belgrade
  • Porto
  • PSV Eindhoven
  • Rangers
  • Rapid Vienna
  • Real Madrid
  • Real Sociedad
  • Red Star Belgrade
  • Reims
  • Roma
  • Saint Etienne
  • Sampdoria
  • Schalke 04
  • Sparta Prague
  • Spartak Moscow
  • Spartak Trnava
  • Standard Liege
  • Steaua Bucharest
  • Tottenham Hotspur
  • Ujpest
  • Valencia
  • Vasas
  • Villarreal
  • Widzew Lodz
  • Young Boys
  • Zurich

I was born in Glasgow in 1955. During my career I won twenty international caps, scoring seven goals. My major honours included two League Cups, one League Championship, one FA Cup and one European Trophy. In 1977, I won both the PFA Players' Player of the Year and PFA Young Player of the Year awards. Who am I?

  • Andy Gray

'grace or a blubber' - Goalkeeper, born in 1957. Identify the player from the anagram.

  • Bruce Grobbelaar

Which Frenchman won the European Cup three times in the 1950s?

  • Raymond Kopa

In the 1950s, who played in seventy consecutive matches for England?

  • Billy Wright

Name the only member of England's Euro 92 squad who was born in the 1950's.

  • Chris Woods

Who was the only player to play for England in the 1950s, 1960s and 1970s?

  • Bobby Charlton

'A federation folds' - Scored 49 goals in the European Cup in the 1950 and 1960s. Identify the anagram.

  • Alfredo Di Stefano

I was born in 1957 in Africa. I won the league in England but I never won the Premier League. I played for two clubs in the Premier League and made over 500 league appearances in England. Who am I?

  • Bruce Grobbelaar

I was born in the North East in 1957. I was captain of my country and won 90 international caps. I captained my club to three FA Cup wins. I have managed at international level. Who am I?

  • Bryan Robson

I was born in 1954. I was a defender by trade and played for two clubs during my career. I won seven league titles as a player along with 42 caps for my country. I am not a traditional manager but took charge of a Premier League team for 153 days in a caretaker role. Who am I?

  • Phil Thompson

I was born in 1956 and I managed in the first season of the Premier League. In the 1980s, I played in multiple FA Cup Finals and a World Cup Quarter Final. I also played in the Premier League. Who am I?

  • Peter Reid

I was born in 1956. By trade I was a midfielder. My first three clubs all won the Champions League in 2007, 2008 and 2012. I won 84 caps for my country between 1979 and 1986. I have played and managed in the Premier League. Who am I?

  • Ray Wilkins

Who made 14 World Cup appearances for England between 1958 and 1970?

  • Bobby Chalrton

I was a striker who born in 1959. I never made an international appearance for my country but I was a title winner in the early 1990s. I played for three clubs in the Premier League before retiring in 1996. Who am I?

  • Lee Chapman