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  • The Fiendish Friday Quiz August 3rd, 2007 Games

    1 Inter Milan, Venezia, Udinese, Inter Milan, Roma, Brescia, Palma, Ascoli (current club). The career path of which journeyman?
    2 Who plays at Stark’s Park?
    3 Picture round: who’s this Anton Ferdinand-a-like?

  • Hilarious photos of footballers when they were kids July 30th, 2007 Games

    Fatter%20Frank.JPGWell, whad’ya know? It turns out Fat Frank Lampard is actually carrying a few less pounds know than we he was a kid! This is one of a selection of photos in this excellent gallery of footballers when they were young.

  • The Fiendish Friday Quiz July 27th, 2007 Games

    1 União Micaelense, Estoril-Praia, Salamanca, Deportivo de La Coruña, Bordeaux, Paris Saint-Germain (current club). Whose career?
    2 What was the first club Alex Ferguson managed?
    3 Picture round: who’s the Miami Vice extra?

  • The Fiendish Friday Quiz July 20th, 2007 Games

    1 Boavista, Benfica, Fiorentina, Benfica (current). Whose career?
    2 Roberto Baggio is related to Dino Baggio. True or false?
    3 Picture round. Which club’s mascot?

  • The chronic official song of the Asian Cup: I Believe by Tata Young July 20th, 2007 Games

    Well, that was the appalling I Believe by Thai-American singer Tata Young. It dates from 2004, but for some reason has been re-hashed to be the official song of the Asian Cup 2007. Not that us English can talk. Anyone remember the offical song to Euro 96? Answer after the jump, pop pickers.

  • The Fiendish Friday Quiz July 13th, 2007 Games

    1 CSM Reşiţa, FC Universitatea Craiova, Ajax Amsterdam, AS Roma (current). Whose career?
    2 Which European club’s crest features a female wolf?
    3 Picture round: who ‘dis?

  • The Fiendish Friday Quiz July 6th, 2007 Games

    So fiendish you’ll eat your own hands in frustration…
    1 Shakhtar Donetsk, Dynamo Kyiv, Tottenham, West Ham, Dynamo Kyiv (current club). Whose career?
    2 Which Turkish club are nicknamed ‘The Yellow Canaries’?
    3 Who’s this new Premiership recruit?

  • The Fiendish Friday Quiz June 29th, 2007 Games

    1 Chelsea, Leicester City, Burnley, Huddersfield Town (current). Whose career path?
    2 What nationality is Jean-Marc Bosman (he of the Bosman ruling fame)?
    3 Picture round: who’s this?

  • The Fiendish Friday Quiz: Picture special June 15th, 2007 Games

    In a break from FFQ convention, we present a picture round special.

  • The Fiendish Friday Quiz May 25th, 2007 Games

    1 Newcastle, Bolton, Aston Villa, Celtic, Leeds. Whose career path?

  • The Fiendish Friday Quiz May 18th, 2007 Games

    1 Grêmio, Bayer Leverkusen, Roma, Juventus, Real Madrid (current). Whose career path?
    2 Which side have appeared in four FA Cup finals without ever lifting the trophy?
    3 Picture round. Who’s the juggler?

  • The Fiendish Friday Quiz May 11th, 2007 Games

    Unlike Pies vs Lawro, the Fiendish Friday Quiz isn’t going anywhere this summer. It may take two weeks in Dubai but will return for pre-season training, full of optimism for the new season…
    1 Man Utd, West Ham, Stoke City, Norwich (current). Whose downward spiral?
    2 Who wears the unlucky No.13 shirt for Chelsea?
    3 Picture round. Who ‘dis?

  • The Fiendish Friday Quiz May 4th, 2007 Games

    More pain for your football brain. Answers revealed after the click.
    1 Hellas Verona, Parma, AC Milan, Aston Villa (current). Whose career path?
    2 Which Premiership club was originally called St. Domingos FC?
    3 Picture round:

  • The Fiendish Friday Quiz April 27th, 2007 Games

    1 Luton Town, Arsenal, West Ham, Wimbledon, Coventry, Celtic, West Brom (current). Whose career?
    2 Which Scottish team does comedian Billy Connolly support?
    3 Picture round. Who’s wearing shoulder pads?

  • The Fiendish Friday Quiz April 20th, 2007 Games

    1 Barnet, Southampton, Fulham, Birmingham City. Whose career path?
    2 What nationality is Blackburn club captain Ryan Nelsen?
    3 Picture round. Who’s this?

  • The Fiendish Friday Quiz April 13th, 2007 Games

    1 Spurs, Ipswich Town, Birmingham City, Wolves (current). Whose career? 2 Which team plays its home games at the Home Depot Center? 3 Picture round. Who’s this? 4 To the nearest 100, how many toilets are there in the new Wembley Stadium? 5 What was England’s 1990 World Cup song World In Motion originally called, […]

  • The Fiendish Easter Monday Quiz April 9th, 2007 Games

    A special bonus quiz to celebrate the resurrection of our Lord and Saviour, Alan Curbishley… (answers after Mr Click) 1 York City, Sheffield Wednesday, Leicester City, Preston North End, Leeds United (current). Whose career? 2 What position did the late Pope, John Paul II, play in his youth? 3 Picture round. Aw, ain’t he cute! […]

  • The Fiendish Friday Quiz April 6th, 2007 Games

    So fiendish it will literally make you want to do a poo. Fact. (Answers after the click) 1 Chelsea, Leeds Utd, Stoke City, Reading (current). Whose career path? 2 Who was Reading manager before Steve Coppell (not counting caretaker boss Kevin Dillon)? 3 Picture round. Who can’t hear you? 4 Which Italian club was founded […]

  • The Fiendish Friday Quiz March 30th, 2007 Games

    1 Wimbledon, Tottenham, Charlton, West Brom (current). Whose career path? 2 Pierluigi Collina and Marco Materazzi both support which Serie A club? 3 Picture round: who’s this? 4 Only one Middlesbrough player has featured in every one of their Premiership matches so far. Who? 5 Which ‘keeper will set a new Premiership clean sheets record […]

  • The Fiendish Friday Quiz March 23rd, 2007 Games

    1 Trelleborg, Juventus, Djurgarden, Stade Rennais, Manchester City (current). Whose career?2 Only one nation has appeared in more European Championships than England. Which nation?3 Picture round. Who he? 4 Who is currently club captain of Blackburn Rovers?5 Which English league club (including the Premiership), has the fewest letters in its full name?6 The club crest […]

  • The Fiendish Friday Quiz March 16th, 2007 Games

    1 Crewe Alexandra, Birmingham City, Crystal Palace, Coventry City (current). Whose career?2 I was born on 31 Dec 1960. I started my career as a midfielder, before moving into defence. My first professional club was Gillingham. I once scored 19 goals in a season for Man Utd. Who am I?3 Picture round. Who’s the snappy […]

  • The Fiendish Friday Quiz March 9th, 2007 Games

    What time is it? It’s Fiendish Time! (Answers after the click) 1 Bristol Rovers, Wigan Athletic, West Bromwich Albion (current). Whose career path?2 Which Englishman has scored the most Champions League goals this season?3 Picture round. Who ‘dis? 4 Which club won the last ever European Cup Winner’s Cup? (clue: the final was held at […]

  • The Fiendish Friday Quiz March 2nd, 2007 Games

    1 QPR, Nottm Forest, Portsmouth, Southampton, WBA, West Ham (current). Which journeyman’s career?2 Who scored the opening goal for Man Utd when they beat Liverpool at Old Trafford earlier this season?3 Picture round. Who’s this?4 Which English league team did serial killer Harold Shipman support in his youth?5 Which current Middlesbrough player was born in […]

  • The Fiendish Friday Quiz February 23rd, 2007 Games

    1 Corinthians, Arsenal, Celta Vigo, Barcelona (current). Whose career?2 Three Leicester City players were held by police on charges of sexual assault during a training camp in 2004. Name all three.3 Picture round. Who’s this, sporting a mini-mullet? 4 Who’s the youngest ever player to score in the Premiership?5 Kevin Keegan, Paul Bracewell, ________, Chris […]

  • The Fiendish Friday Quiz February 16th, 2007 Games

    1 RC Strasbourg, Everton, RC Lens, Leeds Utd, AS Roma, Inter Milan (current). Whose career path?2 Who was the best man at David Beckham’s wedding?3 Picture round: Who’s the cat in the hat? 4 What do Old Carthusians, Derby County, Royal Engineers, Leeds United, Oxford University, Wimbledon and Portsmouth have in common?5 Who scored his […]