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Welcome to the electrifying Soccer Quiz!

Are you prepared to showcase your knowledge of the world’s most popular sport and establish yourself as a genuine soccer enthusiast?

We’ve designed tough questions that will measure your soccer intellect to the fullest.

Just keep track of your right answers and compare your score with our result table to gauge your performance.

So, tighten your cleats, put on your game face, and let’s find out if you can net a goal with your soccer trivia prowess!

Table of Contents

1. Which country won the first FIFA World Cup in 1930?

  • A) Argentina
  • B) Brazil
  • C) Uruguay

2. Who is the all-time highest goal scorer in FIFA World Cup history?

  • A) Ronaldo Nazário
  • B) Miroslav Klose
  • C) Pelé

3. Which country has won the most FIFA World Cup titles?

  • A) Argentina
  • B) Brazil
  • C) Germany

4. Which player holds the record as the youngest goal scorer in a FIFA World Cup tournament?

  • A) Lionel Messi
  • B) Pelé
  • C) Michael Owen

5. Which team holds the record for most consecutive FIFA World Cup titles won?

  • A) Brazil
  • B) Italy
  • C) Germany

6. What is the nickname of the trophy awarded to the FIFA World Cup winner?

  • A) The Cup of Life
  • B) The Golden Boot
  • C) The Jules Rimet Trophy

7. Who is the oldest goal scorer in a FIFA World Cup tournament?

  • A) Miroslav Klose
  • B) Roger Milla
  • C) Zinedine Zidane

8. Which player scored the infamous “Hand of God” goal in the 1986 FIFA World Cup?

  • A) Diego Maradona
  • B) Lionel Messi
  • C) Pelé

9. In which country was the first-ever women’s FIFA World Cup tournament held?

  • A) Sweden
  • B) Germany
  • C) China

10. What is the official nickname of the English national soccer team?

  • A) The Lions
  • B) The Bulldogs
  • C) The Three Lions

11. Which country hosted the 2014 FIFA World Cup?

  • A) Argentina
  • B) Russia
  • C) Brazil

12. What was the total number of goals scored in the 2018 FIFA World Cup?

  • A) 161
  • B) 169
  • C) 171

13. Which soccer club is known as “The Red Devils”?

  • A) Liverpool
  • B) Arsenal
  • C) Manchester United

14. In which country did the ‘tiki-taka’ style of play originate?

  • A) Brazil
  • B) Spain
  • C) Netherlands

15. Who is the only player to have scored in three different FIFA World Cup final matches?

  • A) Ronaldo Nazário
  • B) Pelé
  • C) Zinedine Zidane

16. What is the largest margin of victory ever recorded in a FIFA World Cup match?

  • A) 10 goals
  • B) 12 goals
  • C) 9 goals

17. Which country won the first-ever UEFA European Championship?

  • A) Soviet Union
  • B) West Germany
  • C) Spain

18. Who is the all-time top scorer in the UEFA European Championship?

  • A) Cristiano Ronaldo
  • B) Michel Platini
  • C) Thierry Henry

19. Which country won the first-ever CONCACAF Gold Cup?

  • A) United States
  • B) Honduras
  • C) Mexico

20. In what year was the first iteration of the UEFA Champions League (then known as the European Cup) played?

  • A) 1950
  • B) 1955
  • C) 1960

21. Which team won their first Premier League title in the 2015-2016 season despite 5000 to 1 odds of doing so?

  • A) Leicester City
  • B) West Ham United
  • C) Crystal Palace

22. How many players are allowed on the field for each team in a soccer match?

  • A) 11
  • B) 7
  • C) 8

23. Which manager guided FC Barcelona to their first treble in 2009?

  • A) Josep Guardiola
  • B) Frank Rijkaard
  • C) Luis Enrique

24. Who is nicknamed “El Pibe de Oro” (“The Golden Boy”)?

  • A) Diego Maradona
  • B) Lionel Messi
  • C) Cristiano Ronaldo

25. What is the official name of the soccer ball used in the 2018 FIFA World Cup?

  • A) Brazuca
  • B) Jabulani
  • C) Telstar 18

26. Which country finished as the runners-up in the 2018 FIFA World Cup?

  • A) France
  • B) Croatia
  • C) Belgium

27. Which country won the first-ever Copa América in 1916?

  • A) Argentina
  • B) Brazil
  • C) Uruguay

28. Which English club is known as “The Gunners”?

  • A) Tottenham Hotspur
  • B) Chelsea
  • C) Arsenal

29. Which goalkeeper has the most clean sheets in Premier League history?

  • A) Peter Schmeichel
  • B) David Seaman
  • C) Petr Čech

30. As of December 2021, which country is ranked #1 in the FIFA World Rankings?

  • A) Belgium
  • B) France
  • C) Brazil

31. Who holds the record for the fastest hat-trick (three goals) in a Premier League match?

  • A) Sergio Agüero
  • B) Robbie Fowler
  • C) Sadio Mané

32. Which country won the 2019 Women’s FIFA World Cup?

  • A) United States
  • B) Netherlands
  • C) France

33. How many times has Lionel Messi won the Ballon d’Or award as of 2021?

  • A) 5 times
  • B) 6 times
  • C) 7 times


# of Correct Answers Percentage Range Label Description
0- 0-49% Armchair Athlete You've got some learning to do, but don't worry, there's always the next game!
- 50-64% Rookie Runner Not bad! Keep practicing, and you'll be a sports trivia champ in no time.
- 65-79% Midfield Maestro Impressive! You're getting closer to the top, keep up the good work.
- 80-94% All-Star Striker Wow, you really know your sports trivia! You're a force to be reckoned with.
-33 95-100% Legendary Champion Unbelievable! You're a true sports trivia master. Your knowledge knows no bounds!

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Max is a sports enthusiast who loves all kinds of ball and water sports. He founded & runs stand-up-paddling.org (#1 German Paddleboarding Blog), played competitive Badminton and Mini Golf (competed on national level in Germany), started learning ‘real’ Golf and dabbled in dozens of other sports & activities.

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