Prem scorers and nationalities quiz – answers

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1. Which Premier League side has scored the most goals through players of different nationalities?

Manchester City (40 nationalities)

2. Spurs are one behind the most diverse goalscoring Premier League side of all time. Who is the only player in their current squad hailing from a nation with no Spurs goals?

Kevin Wimmer (Austria)

3. Son Heung-min became the 39th player from a different nation to score a Premier League goal for Spurs last weekend. Which South Korean failed to score in 70 Prem appearances for Spurs?

Lee Young-pyo

4. Which two Championship sides both rank joint-third in terms of Premier League goals scored by different nationalities?

Fulham and Blackburn (both 34)

5. Out of Arsenal, Liverpool and Manchester United, which side has had Premier League goalscorers from the most different nations?


6. Behind England, which nation has scored the most Premier League goals?

France (1353)

7. Which nation has scored the most Premier League goals out of Italy, Nigeria and Norway?

Nigeria (431)

8. Players from how many different nations have scored in the Premier League?


9. Who was the latest player to score the first Premier League goal for their nation (occurred in the 2014/15 season)?

Victor Wanyama (Kenya)

10. Aside from the above who are the four latest nations to have scored their first Premier League goals? A point for two.

Bosnia and Herzegovina (Edin Dzeko), Montenegro (Stefan Savic), Sierra Leone (Kei Kamara), Venezuela (Fernando Amorebieta)

11. England became the first nation represented by a Premier League goalscorer with Brian Deane’s goal in August 1992. Who were the second nation represented a goalscorer?

Montserrat (Ruel Fox)

12. Who was the first Italian to score in the Premier League?

Fabrizio Ravanelli

13. Who was the first German to score in the Premier League?

Uwe Rosler

14. What do Germany and Malta’s first ever Premier League goalscorers have in common?

They manage Football League clubs (Uwe Rosler and Paul Tisdale)

15/16. There are only two players who could become the first from their country to score a Premier League goal this season. Name them.

Cuco Martina (Curacao) and Modou Barrow (Gambia)

17. Goalscorers from 39 different nations have scored Premier League hat-tricks. Who was the latest one to score the first for their country (occurred in the 2014/15 season)?

Yannick Bolasie (DR Congo)

18. France (Eric Cantona), England (Mark Robins) and Scotland (John Hendrie) were the first nations represented by a Premier League hat-trick goalscorer. Who was the fourth?

Nigeria (Efan Ekoku)

19. Excluding the aforementioned Malta name any of the four nations that have scored just one Premier League goal for one point.

Burundi, Poland, Saint Kitts and Nevis and Venezuela

20. Name any of the goalscorers in question from the four nations above for one point.

Gael Bigirimana, Robert Warzycha, Bobby Bowry and Fernando Amorebieta