The F365 Caretaker Managers Quiz - The Questions

The men in temporary charge. Not there for long, so in their honour have a quiz on caretaker managers...

Last Updated: 11/01/13 at 10:15

1) Name as many of Chelsea interim manager Rafa Benitez's five clubs in Spain.

2) Who did he appoint as his assistant at Stamford Bridge?

3) Where did Roberto di Matteo, former caretaker manager of Chelsea, start his managerial career?

4) Which trophy did Guus Hiddink win while in temporary charge of Chelsea in 2009?

5) Who took caretaker charge of England for a game against Italy, between Kevin Keegan and Sven Goran Eriksson?

6) And to which player did he give the captain's armband in that game?

7) Which Nottingham Forest caretaker manager initially selected 12 players for his first game in charge?

8) What is the name of the man who took caretaker charge of Blackburn a number of times?

9) Who is, at the time of writing, caretaker manager of Blackburn?

10) Who is currently caretaker manager of Scotland?

11) Who was Arsenal caretaker when they reached the Cup Winners' Cup final in 1995?

12) And who took caretaker charge immediately before Arsene Wenger's arrival at the club?

13) Who took charge of Liverpool after Kenny Dalglish left the first time?

14) And who was the caretaker when Gerard Houllier was taken ill in 2001?

15) Who became caretaker manager of Sunderland after Roy Keane quit, going on to take the job permanently?

16) Which club was Clive Allen in temporary charge of in 2007?

17) Why did Trevor Brooking take temporary charge of West Ham in 2003?

18) Which two international stars were joint caretaker managers of Crystal Palace in 1998?

19) Who was the man in charge of Leeds when they were relegated from the Premier League in 2004?

20) Which of these men was not initially caretaker manager of the named club; Chris Hughton at Newcastle, Kenny Dalglish at Liverpool (second spell), Avram Grant at Chelsea.


How did you get on? See the answers here.

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.

Related News

Sky Bet

    • Retrieving latest Sky Bet odds

Most Commented

Readers' Comments

I

may well get slated by other United fans for this, but out of the three contenders, I'd far prefer Liverpool to win the title. Yes some elements of their fanbase can be a bit OTT, yes they're our biggest rivals and yes it will make our poor season feel even more like the end of an era (Fergie's gone, Liverpool are back on top). However I just have to applaud Brendan Rodgers and the way he's turned Liverpool around in just a couple of seasons. It...

Mike_Christie
Please Stop Telling Us What To Think

H

ooray! We are all excited now, we beat a very mediocre team! With all due respect to WHU supporters, not winning that game shouldn't even be a consideration. This is the problem, there is no winning mentality at the Emirates - we're all congratulating ourselves beating a team that we have a winning record against.

TheWhiz
Wenger hails important win

I

s this meant to be an aspiration for United supporters? Moyes mediocrity strikes again. I see the Bayern boys don't want to sign for him, and his reputation amongst the senior European coaches make other key signings unlikely.

redbornandbred
De Gea's Europa League target

Footer 365

Premier League: Roberto Martinez hails Everton players after win over Manchester United

Roberto Martinez saluted the focus and adaptability of his Everton squad after a 2-0 victory over Manchester United.

Transfer news: Atletico Mineiro to take Nicolas Anelka to FIFA

Atletico Mineiro president Alexandre Kalil has said that he is considering taking Nicolas Anelka to FIFA.

Premier League: David Moyes admits defensive errors cost Manchester United at Everton

David Moyes feels Man Utd conceded 'terrible goals' on his return to Everton and says missing out on the top four hurts.

Mail Box

That's Why We Didn't Want Jose At United

There is plenty of reaction to Mourinho's antics (Isn't that exactly what he wanted?) plus thoughts on Connor Wickham, Fabio Borini, beach balls and Tim Sherwood...

Kieran's Not The Only One Keeping Notes

Another chap in the mailbox has been keeping notes on comments made by optimistic Man United fans. Plus, Garey Vance is offering a double-or-quits on his new tattoo...

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