Football Quiz Questions About 1970s

Manchester United had five managers in the 1970s. Name them.

  • Dave Sexton
  • Frank O'Farrell
  • Matt Busby
  • Tommy Docherty
  • Wilf McGuinness

In 1977, who succeeded Don Revie as the England manager?

  • Ron Greenwood

Who managed Tottenham Hotspur between 1958 and 1974?

  • Bill Nicholson

Which cities hosted European Championship final matches in 1976, 1980, 1984, 1988, 1992 and 1996?

  • Belgrade
  • Gothenburg
  • London
  • Munich
  • Paris
  • Rome

Name the League Cup winners from 1966, 1976, 1986, 1996 and 2006.

  • Aston Villa
  • Manchester City
  • Manchester United
  • Oxford United
  • West Bromwich Albion

Name the FA Cup winners from the following years.... 1966, 1976, 1986 and 1996.

  • Everton
  • Liverpool
  • Manchester United
  • Southampton

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

I was a right back who was born in Africa in January 1977. I started my career in Spain before moving to England. In my time in England, I played for two Premier League clubs where I won the Premier League and FA Cup. I made my country's World Cup squads in 1998 and 2002. Who am I?

  • Lauren

Which team won the European Cup in 1971, 1972 and 1973?

  • Ajax

I was born in London in 1970. My position was a striker and I scored 23 Premier League goals for Arsenal before moving north in 1995. After an ill fated spell abroad I returned to the Premier League in 1999. I never won a senior cap for my country. Who am I?

  • Kevin Campbell

Which countries hosted the following World Cups.... 1938, 1962, 1970, 1982 and 2006?

  • Chile
  • France
  • Germany
  • Mexico
  • Spain

Five clubs won the European Cup in the 1970s. Name them.

  • Ajax
  • Bayern Munich
  • Feyenoord
  • Liverpool
  • Nottingham Forest

Since 1970, six Scottish managers have won the FA Cup. Name them.

  • Bill Shankley
  • George Graham
  • Graeme Souness
  • Kenny Dalglish
  • Sir Alex Ferguson
  • Tommy Docherty

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

  • Bobby Charlton

Who was the only player to play for England in the 1960s, 1970s and 1980s?

  • Emyln Hughes

Who was the only player to play for England in the 1970s, 1980s & 1990s?

  • Peter Shilton

'Dumb hooligans chance bars' - A team who the UEFA Cup twice in the 1970s. Identify the anagram.

  • Borussia Monchengladbach

Name the ten FA Cup winning captains of the 1970s.

  • Billy Bonds
  • Billy Bremner
  • Bobby Kerr
  • Emlyn Hughes
  • Frank McLintock
  • Martin Buchan
  • Mick Mills
  • Pat Rice
  • Peter Rodrigues
  • Ron Harris

Which three England managers lost their jobs after failing to qualify for tournaments in 1974, 1994 and 2008?

  • Graham Taylor
  • Sir Alf Ramsey
  • Steve McClaren

Which player played for two clubs who were relegated from the Football League in the 1970s but later went onto become an England international and a European Cup winner in the 1980s?

  • Peter Withe