Football Quiz Questions About Africa

Which African was top scorer in the Premier League in 2006-2007 and 2009-2010?

  • Didier Drogba

Who was the first African player to win the European Player of the Year award?

  • George Weah

Which nation became the first from Africa to reach a World Cup?

  • Egypt

Between 1980 and 2017, nine different countries won the African Cup Of Nations. Name them.

  • Algeria
  • Cameroon
  • Egypt
  • Ghana
  • Ivory Coast
  • Nigeria
  • South Africa
  • Tunisia
  • Zambia

'prudent love' - An African who played in the Premier League in the 1990s. Identify him from the anagram.

  • Peter Ndlovu

Six African players won the African Footballer of the Year between 2000 and 2009. All played in the Premier League during their careers. Name them.

  • Didier Drogba
  • El Hadji Diouf
  • Emmanuel Adebayor
  • Frederic Kanoute
  • Patrick M'Boma
  • Samuel Eto'o

'pajama dish hut' - Ex Premier League player who won the African Footballer of the Year award in the 1990s.

  • Mustapha Hadji

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

In 2012, which players became the first African to score 100 Premier League goals?

  • Didier Drogba

Name the five African born players who played in the 2007 FA Cup final.

  • Claude Makelele
  • Didier Drogba
  • John Obi Mikel
  • Michael Essien
  • Salomon Kalou

Five African countries participated in the 1998 World Cup. Name them.

  • Cameroon
  • Morocco
  • Nigeria
  • South Africa
  • Tunisia

Name the first African born player to score a Premier League hat-trick.

  • Chris Bart Williams

Which six Africans who have played in the Premier League have won the African Footballer of the Year award on at least two occasions?

  • Didier Drogba
  • El Hadji Diouf
  • George Weah
  • Nwankwo Kanu
  • Samuel Eto'o
  • Yaya Toure

Who is the only African player to have won the FIFA World Player of the Year award?

  • George Weah

Which African player has scored the most goals in La Liga history?

  • Samuel Eto'o

Name the three Africans who played in the 2006 Champions League Final.

  • Emmanuel Eboue
  • Kolo Toure
  • Samuel Eto'o

Which African country was the first to compete in a World Cup?

  • Egypt

'Prudent love' - The first African to play in the Premier League. Identify the player based on the anagram.

  • Peter Ndlovu

I have a Premier League winners' medal having played as a winger for five English clubs, three of them being in London. I played for my country in the 2006 World Cup and I also played in Europe and Africa. Who am I?

  • Luis Boa Morte

Who was the only African to win the Ballon D'Or in the 1990s?

  • George Weah