Mar 312016
 

Twitter Quiz 4

 

 

Good evening ladies and gentlemen, and welcome to the next installment of our monthly quiz.

Below, any of you who missed the quiz on Twitter will be able to find all of the questions as always.

The answers can be found at the very bottom of this page, so as not to ruin it for anyone who wants to show the quiz to a family member or friend etc.

Also, should anyone who missed the earlier quizzes fancy a go at them, they can be found by clicking the following links: Quiz 1Quiz 2 and Quiz 3.

Thank you, as ever, for your participation.

 

Questions

 

1. Who was the first Celtic manager never to have played for Celtic Football Club prior to his appointment?

 

2. Which Celtic manager was also the first gentleman born outside of the U.K. or Ireland to manage a club in the English top flight?

 

3. Who is this?

 

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4. Scott Brown attained his 50th Scottish international cap this week. Only 9 ex-Celts have surpassed the 50 mark. Name as many of them as you can.

 

5. True or false – Kieran Tierney now has as many international caps as Joe McBride.

 

6. Who is this?

 

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7. The legendary Johan Cruyff played at Celtic Park just once during his illustrious career, but in which year did he do so?

 

8. Ronny Deila won just one major piece of silverware during his playing career, the Norwegian Football Cup in 2000. Who did he play for?

 

9. Who is this?

 

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10. In which year did Celtic first wear their now iconic green and white Hoops?

 

11. The site of which football stadium did the “Old Board” consider as a potential location for the new Celtic Park in the early 1990’s?

 

12. Who is this?

 

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13. Celtic were knocked out of the 1991 Scottish Cup at the semi-final stage, but which man picked up a winners’ medal that year and also when the Celts completed their domestic treble in 2001?

 

14. Which Scottish player – never a Celt – was a member of the losing sides in both the 1991 and 2001 Scottish Cup Finals and featured for St. Johnstone as Celtic recorded a historic 2-0 win to secure the Scottish League title in 1998?

 

15. Who is this?

 

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Answers

 

 

 

1. Who was the first Celtic manager never to have played for Celtic Football Club prior to his appointment? – Liam Brady (1991-93)

 

2. Which Celtic manager was also the first gentleman born outside of the U.K. or Ireland to manage a club in the English top flight? – Dr. Jozef Venglos, Aston Villa (1990-91)

 

3. Who is this Celt? – Callum McGregor

 

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4. Scott Brown attained his 50th Scottish international cap this week. Only 9 ex-Celts have surpassed the 50 mark. Name as many of them as you can. - Kenny Dalglish (102), Paul McStay (76), Tom Boyd (72), Kenny Miller (69), Danny McGrain (62), John Collins (58), Roy Aitken (57), Gary Caldwell (55) and Alan Rough (53).

 

5. True or false – Kieran Tierney now has as many international caps as Joe McBride. – False, but not for long. Joe McBride played twice for Scotland during his career, whilst Kieran Tierney has only made his debut international thus far.

 

6. Who is this? - Tom Rogic

 

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7. The legendary Johan Cruyff played at Celtic Park just once during his illustrious career, but in which year did he do so? - 1982, Celtic 2 Ajax 2 (he also featured as Ajax took on Celtic in 1971, but the match was played at Hampden Park – Celtic 1 Ajax 0).

 

8. Ronny Deila won just one major piece of silverware during his playing career, the Norwegian Football Cup, in 2000. Who did he play for? - Odds Ballklubb, more commonly known as “Odd”.

 

9. Who is this? - Darnell Fisher

 

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10. In which year did Celtic first wear their now iconic green and white Hoops? - 1903.

 

11. The site of which football stadium did the “Old Board” consider as a potential location for the new Celtic Park in the early 1990’s? - Hampden Park (yes, seriously) – Discussing a few of the reasons why this did not ultimately come to pass, “The Celtic View” told us: “Stadium Director Tom Grant said: “We placed a great deal of emphasis on access and road links, which with Hampden are particularly bad, although the rail links aren’t bad. Also, the site wasn’t ours and negotiations with Queen’s Park were taking too long.”” I guess it’s off to Cambuslang then folks!

 

12. Who is this? - Leigh Griffiths.

 

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13. Celtic were knocked out of the 1991 Scottish Cup at the semi-final stage, but which man picked up a winners’ medal that year and also when the Celts completed their domestic treble in 2001? - Tom Boyd

 

14. Which Scottish player – never a Celt – was a member of the losing sides in both the 1991 and 2001 Scottish Cup Finals and featured for St. Johnstone as Celtic recorded a historic 2-0 win to secure the Scottish League title in 1998? – John O’Neil (who played for Dundee United, St. Johnstone, Hibernian, Falkirk, Gretna, Cowdenbeath and East Stirlingshire during his career).

 

15. Who is this? - Kris Commons.

 

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