Topicwise Questions - World Cup Football

1. What kind of animal is Fuleco, the mascot for FIFA World Cup 2014?

  1. Giant Anteater
  2. Alpaca
  3. Armadillo
  4. Otter

2. Brazil has the most number of World Cup titles to its credit. How many times has it won the World Cup so far?

  1. 5
  2. 4
  3. 6
  4. 7

3. In which year was the football World Cup held for the first time?

  1. 1928
  2. 1930
  3. 1924
  4. 1932

4. Which country won the first football World Cup?

  1. Brazil
  2. Germany
  3. Uruguay
  4. Argentina

5. Paul, a marine creature, which supposedly predicted the outcome of many matches in World Cup 2010 was a/an

  1. Jelly fish
  2. Walrus
  3. Octopus
  4. Seal

6. In which country is FIFA World Cup 2018 scheduled to be played?

  1. Qatar
  2. Russia
  3. South Korea
  4. France

7. To which country does the famous player Ronaldo, who held the record for most number of World Cup goals, belong?

  1. France
  2. Spain
  3. Portugal
  4. Brazil

8. In which country are the headquarters of FIFA (International Federation of Association Football) located?

  1. Switzerland
  2. Brazil
  3. France
  4. The Netherlands

9. Who has the record for scoring the most goals in World Cup history?

  1. Ronaldo
  2. Diego Maradona
  3. Miroslav Klose
  4. Lionel Messi

10. Who of the following won the World Cup both as the captain and coach of his country's team?

  1. Diego Maradona
  2. Mario Zagallo
  3. Franz Beckenbauer
  4. Jupp Derwall

11. Which trophy was awarded to the winners of World Cup tournament until 1970?

  1. Arsenal Trophy
  2. Heisman Trophy
  3. Grondona Cup
  4. Jules Rimet Trophy

12. How many teams have won the World Cup since its inception in 1930?

  1. 8
  2. 7
  3. 5
  4. 4

13. Who of the following was awarded the Golden Ball or the Best Player Award at the 2014 FIFA World Cup?

  1. Paul Pogba
  2. Lionel Messi
  3. Neymar
  4. Mario Gotze

14. Who of the following was awarded the Golden Boot Award for most goals in the tournament of 2014?

  1. Miroslave Klose
  2. James Rodriguez
  3. Thomas Muller
  4. Neymar

15. Who was awarded the Golden Glove award for the best goalkeeper at the World Cup 2014?

  1. Manuel Neuer
  2. Tim Krul
  3. Julio Cesar
  4. Sergio Romero

16. Who scored the winning goal for Germany against Argentina in the finals of World Cup 2014?

  1. Mario Gotze
  2. Miroslave Klose
  3. Mats Hummels
  4. Thomas Muller

17. How many countries played at the World Cup 2014 tournament?

  1. 36
  2. 32
  3. 28
  4. 30

18. Match the players (winners of individual awards) with their countries?

PlayerCountry
A. Lionel Messi1. France
B. Manuel Neuer2. Argentina
C. Paul Pogba3. Columbia
D. James Rodriguez4. Germany
  1. A - 3; B - 4; C - 1; D - 2
  2. A - 2; B - 1; C - 4; D - 3
  3. A - 2; B - 4; C - 1; D - 3
  4. A - 2; B - 3; C - 1; D - 4

19. Who was the captain of the 2014 World Cup winning team from Germany?

  1. Philipp Lahm
  2. Manuel Neuer
  3. Miroslave Klose
  4. Mats Hummels

20. How many teams from the Asian continent participated in the FIFA World Cup 2014 tournament?

  1. Four
  2. Two
  3. One
  4. Three

21. Who of the following players scored a hat-trick of goals in the World Cup 2014?

  1. Thomas Muller
  2. Xherdan Shaqiri
  3. Both (a) and (b)
  4. None of the above

22. At which of the following stadiums was the final match between Germany and Argentina played in World Cup 2014?

  1. Mineirao
  2. Maracana
  3. Arena Castelao
  4. Arena Da Amazonia

23. Which team was awarded the FIFA Fair Play Award at the World Cup 2014 tournament?

  1. Germany
  2. Netherlands
  3. Spain
  4. Columbia

24. What was the slogan of the FIFA World Cup 2014?

  1. All In One Rhythm
  2. Celebrate Humanity
  3. Football For Peace
  4. A Time To Make Friends

25. Who was selected for the Man of the Match Award in the finals of World Cup 2014?

  1. Lionel Messi
  2. Mario Gotze
  3. Mats Hummels
  4. Thomas Muller