Infostrada Sports twitter accounts renamed to Gracenote

As Infostrada Sports rebrands to Gracenote Sports, we want to inform you that we’re changing our Twitter handles over to Gracenote. If you’re already following one or more of our accounts, know that this will be a seamless transition. You won’t have to do a thing to continue to get the same outstanding sports scores, stats, facts & figures and insights.

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ANALYSE THIS: A Clean Sheet vs 1 Goal

FOOTBALL – Former Scottish football player Paul Dalglish made a statement on twitter claiming a clean sheet earns more points than a single goal. Based on this tweet, our colleague at Infostrada Sports, Murray Innes, has written an article on the importance of a clean sheet in the English top flight.

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TWITTER QUIZ: Friday, 12 April

FOOTBALL – Today’s question: QUIZ – Which country won their final group match at the 1998 World Cup by 3-0, but were eliminated because Norway stunned Brazil (2-1)?

Today’s answer: Morocco

Association quiz answer: Cameroon (Indomitable), Iraq (of Mesopotamia), Senegal (of Teranga), Cuba (of the Caribbean) and Morocco (of the Atlas) are all national football teams nicknamed after Lions. 

Points earned in today’s quiz:

5 – @G_o_s_h_a

4 – @DimJeTong

3 – @Erwingol

2 – @Yusuf_Official

1 – @JoostNederpelt

Weekly final standings:

31 – @G_o_s_h_a (8 bonus points via association quiz)

16 – @evadl (6 bonus points via association quiz)

11 – @sportzeloot

8 – @Adriaan (8 bonus points via association quiz)

6 – @kumargv (6 bonus points via association quiz)

5 – @Jasper_

4 – @escapetosuomi

4 – @DimJeTong

4 – @Yusuf_Official

3 – @marcobinnekamp_

3 – @theblestone

3 – @Erwingol

2 – @DanFernandes_

1 – @alfro_j

1 – @JoostNederpelt

TWITTER QUIZ: Thursday, 11 April

FOOTBALL – Today’s question: QUIZ – Which country from the Caribbean was the first to win a match at the FIFA World Cup?

Today’s answer: Cuba (1938)

Want to guess the association? Click this Link.

Points earned in today’s quiz:

5 – @evadl

4 – @G_o_s_h_a

3 – @theblestone

2 – @DanFernandes_

Note to contestants: Only the first answer you submit will be considered.

Weekly standings:

18 – @G_o_s_h_a

11 – @sportzeloot

10 – @evadl

5 – @Jasper_

4 – @escapetosuomi

3 – @marcobinnekamp_

3 – @theblestone

2 – @Yusuf_Official

2 – @DanFernandes_

1 – @alfro_j

TWITTER QUIZ: Wednesday, 10 April

FOOTBALL – Today’s question: QUIZ – Which team/country scored the first goal at the 2002 FIFA World Cup?

Today’s answer: Senegal

Want to guess the association? Click this Link.

Points earned in today’s quiz:

5 – @G_o_s_h_a

4 – @evadl

3 – @sportzeloot

2 – @Jasper_

1 – @alfro_j

Weekly standings:

14 – @G_o_s_h_a

11 – @sportzeloot

5 – @evadl

5 – @Jasper_

4 – @escapetosuomi

3 – @marcobinnekamp_

2 – @Yusuf_Official

1 – @alfro_j

TWITTER QUIZ: Tuesday, 9 April

FOOTBALL – Today’s question: QUIZ – Korea (aka Korea Republic aka South Korea) and which other country represented Asia at the 1986 FIFA World Cup?

Today’s answer: Iraq

Want to guess the association? Click this Link.

Points earned in today’s quiz:

5 – @sportzeloot

4 – @G_o_s_h_a

3 – @marcobinnekamp_

2 – @Jasper_

1 – @evadl

Weekly standings:

9 – @G_o_s_h_a

8 – @sportzeloot

4 – @escapetosuomi

3 – @marcobinnekamp_

3 – @Jasper_

2 – @Yusuf_Official

1 – @evadl

 

TWITTER QUIZ: Monday, 8 April

FOOTBALL – Today’s question: QUIZ – Which was the first African country to reach the quarterfinals at the FIFA World Cup?

Today’s answer: Cameroon (1990)

Want to guess the association? Click this Link.

Points earned in today’s quiz:

5 – @G_o_s_h_a

4 – @escapetosuomi

3 – @sportzeloot

2 – @Yusuf_Official

1 – @Jasper_

Weekly standings:

5 – @G_o_s_h_a

4 – @escapetosuomi

3 – @sportzeloot

2 – @Yusuf_Official

1 – @Jasper_