10 most difficult soccer riddlesSoccer quiz
What was the name of the first Real Madrid's stadium?
Estadio del Madrid
Estadio de Chamartín
Estadio Pardos Rubio
Real Madrid was playing its matches at Estadio de Chamartín until 1946 year. A year after the Nuevo Estadio Chamartín was opened. Next years club's management changed the stadium's name to Estadio Santiago Bernabeu. Every member of club's management agreed to this except the president, but he couldn't change the decision alone
Which country won the most cups in the Copa América's history?
Uruguay has the most championships in the tournament's history, with 15 cups. Next are Argentina (14); Brazil (8); Chile, Paraguay, and Peru (2 cups each).
The football clubs of which country were the most successful in the Intercontinental Cup history?
The Intercontinental Cup was an official international football competition contested usually between the winners of the European Champions' Cup (now the UEFA Champions League), and the South American Copa Libertadores. From its formation in 1960 to its abolition in 2004, Argentinian clubs won the title 9 times, making Argentina the most successful nation in the cup's history.
Who holds the record for most appearances in Serie A? (Italian top football league)
Paolo Maldini holds the record for most appearances in Serie A, with 647 matches played. He spent all 25 seasons of his career in the Serie A with Milan, winning 23 trophies while in the squad including 5 UEFA Champions League. Second on the list is Gianluigi Buffon, the only one, for the time being, with the chance to overtake him.
Which national football team has played the most matches in the FIFA World Cup history?
Although Brazil is the only team that has participated in all World Cups, Germany has played two matches more, with 106 played in 18 appearances.
From whom was the UEFA Champions League Anthem adapted?
George Frideric Händel
The anthem was written by English composer Tony Britten in 1992, adapted from George Frideric Händel's anthem Zadok the Priest, which is traditionally performed at the coronation of British monarchs.
What is the name of that former Real Madrid player?
Alfredo di Stefano
Julio Iglesias was a goalkeeper for Real Madrid's reserve team. His football career was ruined when he was involved in a serious automobile accident, due to which he was unable to walk for two years. During his hospitalization, a nurse gave him a guitar so that he could recover the dexterity of his hands. In learning to play, he discovered his musical talent.
What is the only player to have won the UEFA Champions League with three different teams?
Clarence Seedorf is considered one of the most successful players in UEFA Champions League history, as he is the first, and currently the only, player to have won the Champions League with three different clubs – once with Ajax, in 1995, once with Real Madrid, in 1998 and twice with Milan, in 2003 and 2007.
Which team took 3rd place at the 2004 UEFA European Championship?
The 1980 edition was the last UEFA European Championship to have a third place match. That was one of the few third place football matches ever to be decided by a penalty shootout, where Czechoslovakia defeated hosts Italy 9-8. For the next edition, the third place playoff was abolished.