Football Quiz Questions About Records

F - Broke Everton's transfer record in 2008.

  • Marouane Fellaini

C - Broke the World transfer record in 2000.

  • Hernan Crespo

Which five players broke the British transfer record in the 1980s?

  • Bryan Robson
  • Chris Waddle
  • Ian Rush
  • Mark Hughes
  • Ray Wilkins

Which eight players broke the world transfer record (in pounds) in the 1990s?

  • Alan Shearer
  • Christian Vieri
  • Denilson
  • Gianluca Vialli
  • Gianluigi Lentini
  • Jean-Pierre Papin
  • Roberto Baggio
  • Ronaldo

Which England International holds the record for most caps without appearing in a European Championship or World Cup?

  • Mick Channon

Name the four players who broke the World transfer record in the following years... 1987, 1990, 1996 & 1998.

  • Alan Shearer
  • Denilson
  • Roberto Baggio
  • Ruud Gullit

England got a new manager, a Frenchman scored the winner in the FA Cup Final, a local boy came home and Chelsea splashed out on a player that broke their transfer record. Name the year, manager and three players.

  • 1996
  • Alan Shearer
  • Eric Cantona
  • Glenn Hoddle
  • Roberto Di Matteo

A title winner of 1998 retired, a homegrown talent moved abroad, a managerial legend passed away and Chelsea signed a striker smashing their transfer record. Name the three players, manager and year.

  • 2004
  • Brian Clough
  • Didier Drogba
  • Emmanuel Petit
  • Michael Owen

Manchester City broke their transfer record twice in the 1990s. Name the two players they signed.

  • Keith Curle
  • Lee Bradbury

Which Frenchman broke the world transfer record when he was signed in 1992?

  • Jean-Pierre Papin

Which Brazilian broke the world transfer record when he was signed in 1998?

  • Denilson

Since 1990, which three French internationals have broken the World transfer record?

  • Jean-Pierre Papin
  • Paul Pogba
  • Zinedine Zidane

'Sign up goal ace' - A midfielder who broke the British transfer record. Identify the anagram.

  • Paul Gascoigne

Which ground has the highest recorded attendance for a European Cup/Champions League final?

  • Hampden Park

In this year, a player who would be sold for a future World transfer record was born, a midfielder moved across the Pennines, and a Scottish international scored in the FA Cup Final. Name the three players and year.

  • 1989
  • Gareth Bale
  • Gordon Strachan
  • Stuart McCall

Who are the only two non European players to have broken the British transfer record?

  • Juan Sebastian Veron
  • Robinho

'Pad tidal TV' - This player broke the British transfer record in the 1990s. Identify the angram.

  • David Platt

'Spank inbred gem' - This player broke the British transfer record in the 1990s. Identify the anagram.

  • Dennis Bergkamp

'Snobby or ran' - This player broke the British transfer record in the 1980s. Identify the anagram.

  • Bryan Robson

Which goalkeeper was signed by a Premier League club in 2007 for a British record fee paid for a goalkeeper?

  • Craig Gordon