AWARDS SHOW: 2013 Clausura season quiz champ unveiled

FOOTBALL - And we have a winner! After winning all six monthly qualifiers, @G_o_s_h_a fully lived up to his status as favourite in this season’s final quiz. Congratulations for becoming our 2013 Clausura champion! The trophy is coming your way. And well done to all other contestants. That concludes our season. We hope to be back soon with more quizzes. Thank you all very much for playing!

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AWARDS SHOW: September Quiz winner unveiled

FOOTBALL - We did not believe it would be possible, but @G_o_s_h_a has achieved the unthinkable by winning ALL six monthly quizzes in the 2013 Clausura season. And for good measure he put in a perfect answer form. How do you come up with ‘Diego Penny’? Honestly. Congratulations to this phenomenal achievement and also kudos to @marcobinnekamp_ for qualifying for the big season final as this month’s runner-up. The field is set and the Clausura final will run from 1-6 October. Good luck to all participants!

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TWITTER QUIZ: Friday, 27 September

FOOTBALL - Today’s question: QUIZ - Which flamboyant goalkeeper earned 130 caps for his country and also was known for his exploits as a striker?

Today’s answer: Jorge Campos

Association quiz answer: Chicago Fire. Hristo Stoichkov, Freddie Ljungberg, Cuauhtémoc Blanco, Brian McBride and Jorge Campos have all represented this club.

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TWITTER QUIZ: Thursday, 26 September

FOOTBALL - Today’s question: QUIZ - Which player led the United States in career English Premier League goals, before Clint Dempsey broke his record?

Today’s answer: Brian McBride

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TWITTER QUIZ: Wednesday, 25 September

FOOTBALL - Today’s question: QUIZ - Brazil’s Ronaldinho and which other player are the joint all-time top scorers in the Confederations Cup?

Today’s answer: Cuauhtémoc Blanco

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TWITTER QUIZ: Tuesday, 24 September

FOOTBALL - Today’s question: QUIZ - Who was the first player to score a goal in a FA Cup final played outside of England?

Today’s answer: Freddie Ljungberg

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TWITTER QUIZ: Monday, 23 September

FOOTBALL - Today’s question: QUIZ - Russia’s Oleg Salenko and which other player were joint tournament top scorers in the 1994 FIFA World Cup?

Today’s answer: Hristo Stoichkov

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TWITTER QUIZ: Friday, 20 September

FOOTBALL - Today’s question: QUIZ - Which was the first country, other than hosts Brazil, to qualify for the 2014 FIFA World Cup?

Today’s answer: Japan

Assocation quiz answer: Keisuke Honda. Born in Japan in 1986, has played in Dutch Eredivisie and among others CSKA Moskva. Starred for his country at the 2010 World Cup.

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TWITTER QUIZ: Thursday, 19 September

FOOTBALL - Today’s question: QUIZ - Which was the first FIFA World Cup in which the hosts failed to successfully negotiate the group stage?

Today’s answer: 2010 World Cup (South Africa)

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TWITTER QUIZ: Wednesday, 18 September

FOOTBALL - Today’s question: QUIZ - In which year was an England player most recently crowned as the FIFA World Cup’s top scorer?

Today’s answer: 1986 (Gary Lineker)

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TWITTER QUIZ: Tuesday, 17 September

FOOTBALL - Today’s question: QUIZ - Which club of the many based in Moscow is traditionally considered as the army’s club?

Today’s answer: CSKA Moskva

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TWITTER QUIZ: Monday, 16 September

FOOTBALL - Today’s question: QUIZ - Which domestic league produced the Champions Cup winners from 1970 to 1973? Name of league is required.

Today’s answer: Eredivisie

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TWITTER QUIZ: Friday, 13 September

FOOTBALL - Today’s question: QUIZ - Which was the first club based in London to win the Champions Cup/Champions League?

Today’s answer: Chelsea (2012)

Association quiz answer: Didier Drogba. Born in 1978 in Ivory Coast, he has represented among others Olympique Marseille, Chelsea and Galatasaray.

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TWITTER QUIZ: Thursday, 12 September

FOOTBALL - Today’s question: QUIZ - Which team/country won their only African Cup of Nations in 1992?

Today’s answer: Ivory Coast (Côte d’Ivoire)

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TWITTER QUIZ: Wednesday, 11 September

FOOTBALL - Today’s question: QUIZ - In which year did Italy finish in fourth place at the World Cup?

Today’s answer: 1978

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