Sir's Stalwarts Quiz: The Answers

Are you more Eric Djemba-Djemba than Ryan Giggs? More David Bellion than Paul Scholes? You won't last at United unless you got more than 12 questions right...

Last Updated: 09/05/13 at 16:39

Latest Articles

F365's Summer Transfer Window Quiz

Post comment

The summer window is officially open, and Premier League clubs have wasted no time in doing deals. But what do you remember of the transfer silly season so far?

All Articles

1) When Ronaldo won the Ballon d'Or in 2008, he became the first Man United recipient since which player?

George Best.

2) A supposed foul on which player ruled Darren Fletcher out of the 2009 Champions League final?

Cesc Fabregas.

3) Which United stalwart once cost his former club a set of kit, a bag of balls and a goal net?

Gary Pallister - he joined Middlesbrough from Billingham Town.

4) What shirt number did Michael Carrick - previously worn by Roy Keane - take when he joined United?

16.

5) Which player's 21-year-old brother is currently on the books at United?

Wes Brown (his brother is Reece).

6) Ole Gunnar Solskjaer famously committed a professional foul against which Newcastle player in 1998?

Rob Lee.

7) Who were the other two members of Patrice Evra's bizarre gang of three friends at United?

Carlos Tevez and Park Ji-Sung.

8) Which United stalwart is currently playing for Portland Timbers?

Mikaƫl Silvestre.

9) Which club did Peter Schmeichel join on leaving Manchester United?

Sporting Lisbon.

10) Who played as an emergency striker in 2007/08 to complete the set of positions played for the club?

John O'Shea.

11) What's the significance of Viorel Moldovan to this list of players?

He's the Romanian fouled by Phil Neville as England exited Euro 2000.

12) List the six professional clubs represented by David Beckham.

Manchester United, Preston, Real Madrid, LA Galaxy, Ac Milan and PSG.

13) Nicky Butt walked out on a Birmingham loan after Steve Bruce picked which player in his stead?

Alex Bruce, of course.

14) Which club bid £20m for Wayne Rooney shortly before he joined Manchester United?

Newcastle.

15) Rio Ferdinand has twice been the world's most expensive defender. Which Frenchman held that record between Ferdinand's two spells.

Lilian Thuram.

16) Name two of Denis Irwin's three other clubs in English football.

Leeds, Oldham and Wolves.

17) Roy Keane picked up the first of 11 red cards for United with a stamp on which English defender who he now knows quite well?

Gareth Southgate.

18) Gary Neville broke which Liverpool defender's record for the most number of England caps as a right-back?

Phil Neal.

19) Who famously said that there was a "little bit of a darker side" to Paul Scholes?

Arsene Wenger.

20) What was Ryan Giggs' given surname?

Wilson.

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

D

on't go to England at your age, you'll either be mugged or not appreciated. Or made to lump the ball long to a bloke who looks like a mascot.

megabrow (cufc)
Beckenbauer warns Schweinsteiger

F

rom the headline I presumed he meant boots, pants, jim-jams, toothbrush and paste, passport, tickets, premier inn long-term package, Scouse-English-Portuguese-German dictionary, 'How to be a 9 and 3/4' by B. Rodgers, few dozen tins of food and Evian because you can never be sure about the local food/water...

KevinBoatang
Firmino has 'everything' for PL - Willian

H

e looked like he was playing with a plastic pound shop ball in the wind against Juve, his passing was so bad.

paddy7s
Sergio Ramos: Exactly What United Need

Latest Photos

Footer 365

England bow out of Women's World Cup after added-time own goal

Laura Bassett's added-time own goal saw England exit the Women's World Cup with an agonising 2-1 defeat to Japan.

Dani Osvaldo leaves Southampton two years early

Southampton have terminated the contract of record signing Dani Osvaldo.

Slaven Bilic missing from West Ham bench for Europa League opener

Academy manager Terry Westley will be in charge when West Ham make their Europa League debut against Andorran side FC Lusitans.

Mail Box

Are United Aiming Too High On Transfers?

One mailer wonders whether United are aiming a little high on their transfer ambitions. Plus, BAHs, West Ham in Europe, petty annoyances and Michu to United...

Liverpool Are Attractive To Strikers

You've got little competition and bags of service from midfield, so surely strikers would love to join Liverpool? Plus England's future, Callum Wilson handshakes and...

© 2015 Sky Ltd. All Rights Reserved A Sky Sports Digital Media company