The F365 Politics In Football Quiz - The Answers

Did you do splendidly well...?

Last Updated: 04/04/13 at 17:12

Latest Articles

Football Managers On TV: Mark Hughes

3 comments

With an unescapable brooding sense that he might just storm out of an interview muttering an expletive, Johnny and Al's odyssey takes them to the perma-dour Mark Hughes...

British Coaches Abroad: Alex Weaver

4 comments

He has worked at Manchester United and was chosen for the FA Elite Coaches Award. Meet Alex Weaver, who has just won the Singaporean league ahead of Steve Kean...

All Articles

1 - Which club does David Cameron claim to support?

Aston Villa

2 - Why might you not want to borrow David Mellor's Chelsea shirt?

Because he allegedly engaged in the physical act of love while wearing it, with Antonia de Sancha

3 - What tattoo do Andy Reid and Diego Maradona have in common?

They both Che Guevara's face inked upon their person

4 - And which political figure did Maradona interview on his chat show, saying "For me he is a god"?

Fidel Castro

5 - Which Labour MP is an Honorary Vice President of Blackburn?

Jack Straw

6 - Name the company that owns AC Milan, which Silvio Berlusconi is a majority shareholder in.

Mediaset

7 - What did Silvio's little brother say to cause him embarrassment earlier this season?

Paolo Berlusconi called Mario Balotelli 'our household's little nigger.'

8 - True or false: Cristiano Lucarelli used to celebrate goals with a clenched fist, in solidarity with a local fascist party.

False - it was in solidarity with a communist group

9 - Of which town is H'Angus the Monkey (or at least the man who used to be H'Angus the Monkey) mayor?

Hartlepool. His real name is Stuart Drummond

10 - Which dictator apparently sent a telegram to his country's squad before the 1938 World Cup that simply read 'Win or die!'

Benito Mussolini - this was a fairly common Italian fascist slogan, but still...

11 - What was the Copa del Rey called between 1938 and 1973?

Copa del Generalísimo

12 - Which German midfielder, who played most of his career with Bayern Munich and Real Madrid, frequently took Mao Zedong's 'Little Red Book' to training?

Paul Breitner

13 - Of which club is...ahem...'controversial' Romanian politician Gigi Becali owner?

Steaua Bucharest

14 - Which member of the 1994 Bulgarian World Cup side is mayor of his home town Sliven?

Yordan Letchkov

15 - Which current Premier League footballer said this: "I had a really good chat with David. As a footballer, I don't want to get involved with the campaigning thing, but I am a Tory and I really like David Cameron."

Frank Lampard

16 - Which current Premier League manager wrote a column the Workers' Revolutionary Party publication 'News Line' in the seventies?

Chris Hughton

17 - Which former Chelsea and Manchester City striker stood for the presidency of his country in 2005?

George Weah

18 - Which French defender responded to Nicolas Sarkozy calling Paris rioters 'scum' by saying: "If they are scum, then I am scum."

Lillian Thuram

19 - Which Brazilian midfielder founded an organisation called 'Corinthians Democracy'?

Socrates

20 - Which Argentinian defender talked Inter Milan into donating player fines to a Zapatista guerrilla movement?

Javier Zanetti

Football365 Facebook Fan Page

The Football365 fan page is a great place to meet like minded people, have football related discussions and make new friends.

Most Commented

Readers' Comments

M

eanwhile, England's best U21 players playing with those most likely to be in the senior team from 2020 onwards might increase their chances in those tournaments to a point where they could actually be potential winners. Unlike 2016.

shagwa
Wenger warns Hodgson

I

m not a doctor, but the cause is likely to be crap dancing after scoring. My prognosis is we may need to take that leg off.

GVMUFC
Rodgers reveals Sturridge woe

F

or the time being we just have to focus on the players we do have, Rodgers said. We have to make the best of what is available. Jesus wept!

rodger's gusset
Rodgers reveals Sturridge woe

Latest Photos

Footer 365

Ligue 1: Lyon held by Bastia, Monaco grind out a point, Rennes climb

Lyon missed out on the opportunity to leapfrog Marseille in to second place in Ligue 1 as they were held 0-0 by Bastia.

Premier League: Arsene Wenger is frustrated by loss to Man United

Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger insists his side should have got something from their 2-1 loss to Manchester United.

Premier League: Van Gaal stays grounded after first away win propels United into the top-four

Manchester United manager Louis van Gaal played down his side’s first away win of the season at Arsenal.

Mail Box

A Funny Mail About Line Dancing & More

We have some great responses to young Jack's question about how readers first got into football. Plus, finally some intelligent thoughts on Dave Whelan's outburst...

United Fans Would Gladly Take Wilshere

That's the message to any Arsenal fans who don't appreciate the midfielder. Plus, plenty on everyone's current favourite football club chairman and a wee question about fandom...

© 2014 British Sky Broadcasting Ltd. All Rights Reserved A Sky Sports Digital Media property