Saturday, March 10, 2007

Pub Quiz Answers

1. What year did Dennis Bergkamp (above) join Arsenal?

A: It was back in 1995. Signed by then manager, Bruce Rioch. He costed £7.5m from Internazionale.

2. Arsenal bought Thierry Henry in 1999 from which team?

A: Juventus for £11m. He was used as a winger for them and he found it hard to cope in the Italian Serie A.

3. Which 2 Italian players in the 2006 World Cup winning team are NOT born in Italy?

A: Mauro Camoranesi and Simone Perotta. Camoranesi, the Juventus midfielder, chose to play for Italy despite being born in Argentina.

Simone Perotta, meanwhile, was born in Manchester, England. He lived in England till 6 before moving back to Italy.

4. Name 5 uncapped English players who have been sold for 7million GBP and above.

A: Kevin Davies, Carl Cort, Dean Richards, Dean Ashton and Ashley Young.

5. Which English footballer have never gotten in the book or sent off in his 20 year playing career?

A: Gary Lineker, one of the most prolific goal scorer for England.

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