Football Quiz Questions About 1980s

Between 1980 and 2000, four German teams won the UEFA Cup. Name them.

  • Bayer Leverkusen
  • Bayern Munich
  • Eintracht Frankfurt
  • Schalke 04

Name the FA Cup winning manager from each of the following years.... 2018, 2008, 1998, 1988, 1978, 1968, 1958 and 1948.

  • Alan Ashman
  • Antonio Conte
  • Arsene Wenger
  • Bill Ridding
  • Bobby Gould
  • Bobby Robson
  • Harry Redknapp
  • Matt Busby

Name the managers of England at the following tournaments... 1962 World Cup, 1970 World Cup, 1982 World Cup & 1992 European Championships.

  • Alf Ramsey
  • Graham Taylor
  • Ron Greenwood
  • Walter Winterbottom

Which Italian team did Diego Maradona play for between 1984 and 1991?

  • Napoli

In 1986, which side were relegated from England's division three, just four seasons after finishing sixth in division one?

  • Swansea City

Name the two managers from the 1984 FA Cup Final.

  • Graham Taylor
  • Howard Kendall

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

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

Joe Fagan left Liverpool in 1985. Name the seven permanent managers that managed them between then and when Jurgen Klopp took over in October 2015.

  • Brendan Rodgers
  • Gerard Houllier
  • Graeme Souness
  • Kenny Dalglish
  • Rafael Benitez
  • Roy Evans
  • Roy Hodgson

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

Name the six Englishmen to win the PFA Young Player of the Year award between 1986 and 1991?

  • Lee Sharpe
  • Matthew Le Tissier
  • Paul Gascoigne
  • Paul Merson
  • Tony Adams
  • Tony Cottee

Which London club did George Best join in 1986?

  • George Best

Who scored in both the 1983 and 1985 FA Cup Finals?

  • Norman Whiteside

Name the eight FA Cup winning captains from the 1980s.

  • Alan Hansen
  • Billy Bonds
  • Brian Kilcline
  • Bryan Robson
  • Dave Beasant
  • Kevin Ratcliffe
  • Ronnie Whelan
  • Steve Perryman

S - Irishman who was a runner up in the 1980 FA Cup Final.

  • Frank Stapleton

O - Multiple Premier League winner who was born in Waterford in 1981.

  • John O'Shea

B - PFA Players' Player of the Year in 1988.

  • John Barnes

A - UEFA Cup Winners' Cup Winners in 1983. Identify the team.

  • Aberdeen

14 nations from Europe participated at the 1986 World Cup in Mexico. Name them.

  • Belgium
  • Bulgaria
  • Denmark
  • England
  • France
  • Hungary
  • Italy
  • Northern Ireland
  • Poland
  • Portugal
  • Scotland
  • Soviet Union
  • Spain
  • West Germany

Between 1980 and 1999 (including both years), eleven players held the title of being the most expensive player in the world. Name them.

  • Alan Shearer
  • Christian Vieri
  • Denilson
  • Diego Maradona
  • Gianluca Vialli
  • Gianlugi Lentini
  • Jean-Pierre Papin
  • Paolo Rossi
  • Roberto Baggio
  • Ronaldo
  • Ruud Gullit