No football does not mean no football quizzes – so we have put together a big 100-question challenge to take on your friends and family.
If you know your Shrimps from your Shrimpers this is the place for you.
We have split the quiz into 10 different sections, covering the 2019/20 season, the Premier League, stadiums, nicknames, international football, awards, captains, transfers, football in fiction and a category for anything else at the end.
If you scroll down, the answers are at the bottom.
100 FOOTBALL QUIZ QUESTIONS
1: Which club was top of League Two when play stopped in March?
2: The lowest Premier League attendance was 10,020 at Bournemouth – but who were the opposition?
3: Who are the top scoring team in the Premier League?
4: Which four teams had qualified for the Champions League quarter-finals?
5: Which club was expelled from League One in August 2019?
6: Who was the Championship top scorer?
7: Against which two teams did Liverpool drop points in the Premier League?
8: Who did Aston Villa beat in the EFL Cup semi-final?
9: Who were the only League One side to reach the FA Cup last 16?
10: Which club is currently bottom of the Championship?
11: Which team plays home matches at Roots Hall?
12: What’s the highest ground above sea level in England’s top four divisions?
13: Which eight grounds were used at Euro 96?
14: Who are the most northerly, southerly, westerly and easterly clubs in England’s top four divisions?
15: Where do Gillingham play their home games?
16: Which Premier League ground hosted its first game in 2011?
17: In which city would you find the 49,000-capacity La Bombonera stadium?
18: Who played their first home league game at Anfield in September 1888?
19: Name the top five clubs in England based on all-time average league attendance
20: Which team plays home matches at Brunton Park?
21: Who was top scorer in the first Premier League season (1992/93)?
22: Which player has made the most Premier League appearances?
23: Four players have made more than 100 Premier League assists – who are they?
24: Who has kept the most Premier League clean sheets?
25: Who is the highest all-time Premier League top scorer never to have won the title?
26: Which six clubs have been promoted to the Premier League on four occasions?
27: The highest scoring Premier League match is Portsmouth’s 7-4 win over which club in 2007?
28: Who is the most used sub in Premier League history?
29: Which three players have picked up the most Premier League red cards (eight)?
30: Who drew 5-5 with Manchester United in May 2013?
31: Who won the Golden Boot at the 2018 World Cup?
32: What nationality was the referee at the 1966 World Cup final?
33: Which club had most players in England’s 1990 World Cup squad?
34: What was the score in the 2014 World Cup final?
35: Who is the most-capped England outfield player never to have scored for his country?
36: Against which country did Sam Allardyce oversee his one game as England manager?
37: How old was Michael Owen when he scored against Argentina at the 1998 World Cup?
38: Which manager made David Beckham captain of England for the first time?
39: Who is the only player to have collected more than 100 caps for Scotland?
40: Who started England’s match against the United States as captain in November 2018?
41: Who was named PFA Young Player of the Year, PFA Players’ Player of the Year and Football Writers’ Association Player of the Year in 2013?
42: Which three English clubs have had Ballon d’Or winners?
43: Who was given the Golden Glove award for best goalkeeper at the 2018 World Cup?
44: Who has been named Premier League player of the month on most occasions?
45: Who was LMA manager of the year in 2018/19?
46: Who was PFA player of the year when Man Utd won the treble in 1999?
47: Who won the Rumbelows Sprint Challenge to find the fastest footballer in 1992?
48: What was unusual about who came in seventh in Stoke City’s player of the year vote in 1998?
49: Who won BBC’s Premier League goal of the season in 2018/19?
50: Who was named Best Fifa Women’s Player of the Year 2019?
51: Who is the only player to captain his team to English top flight title wins in three separate decades?
52: Who captained Manchester United in the 1999 Champions League final?
53: Who was England’s captain at the 2014 World Cup?
54: Who was the first person to win the World Cup as captain and coach?
55: Who succeeded Bobby Moore as permanent England captain in 1974?
56: Who captained Manchester City to an FA Cup final win in 2011?
57: Who was Barcelona captain when they won the European Cup in 1992?
58: Who was Leicester captain when they won the Premier League in 2016?
59: Who was Newcastle United captain when they blew a 12-point lead to finish second in the Premier League in 1996?
60: Who has won the Champions League most times as captain?
Who are the following club’s record signings?
62: Manchester United
64: Leeds United
65: Sheffield Wednesday
66: Port Vale
68: West Ham United
69: Tottenham Hotspur
70: West Bromwich Albion
FOOTBALL IN FICTION
71: What was the name of the club at the centre of Sky drama Dream Team?
72: Earls Park FC were the club at the centre of which ITV drama?
73: Which club does Smithy support in Gavin and Stacey?
74: In the film Mike Bassett: England manager, Bassett began his playing career with which club?
75: Which 1990s cartoon team played at the Hispanola stadium?
76: Complete the Brian Glanville book: Goalkeepers Are…?
77: Who were Melchester Rovers’ most fierce rivals in the Roy Race comic strips?
78: For which club was Billy the Fish goalkeeper?
79: Why is Pontefract Athletic’s pitch famous in Nick Hancock’s 1990s comedy Bostocks Cup?
80: Which club does Kerry Mucklowe support in This Country?
81: Which League Two club are known as the Bantams?
82: What is Scunthorpe United’s nickname?
83: Which Premier League club are known as the Seagulls?
84: Who are the Tractor Boys?
85: Which African country’s team are known as the Indomitable Lions?
86: What is Bournemouth’s nickname?
87: Which Championship club are known as The Owls?
88: Which League One club are the Black Cats?
89: What is Wycombe Wanderers nickname?
90: Which League Two club are known as the Shrimps?
91: Who are the only club in England’s top four divisions whose name is made out of letters that can’t be coloured in (like d, b, e or p; and not including ‘football club’)
92: Who were the opposition when Zinedine Zidane scored that volley for Real Madrid in the 2002 Champions League final?
93: What happened in English football in 1936 that hasn’t happened since?
94: Who are the only club in England’s top four divisions with no vowel in the first five letters of their name?
95: At which club did Danny Rose make his senior debut?
96: Who is the only player to play for England, England B, England C and England under-21s?
97: Who are the last two clubs to win the Bundesliga other than Bayern Munich?
98: Who are the last two clubs to win La Liga other than Real Madrid and Barcelona?
99: What is Mark Hughes’s middle name?
100: Who are the only team to win the FA Cup but be relegated in the same season?
1: Crewe Alexandra
3: Manchester City (68 goals in 28 games)
4: Atalanta, Atletico Madrid, Paris St Germain, RB Leipzig
6: Aleksandar Mitrović (Fulham, 22 goals)
7: Man Utd (drew 1-1) and Watford (lost 3-0)
8: Leicester City
11: Southend United
12: West Bromwich Albion’s The Hawthorns (552ft)
13: Wembley, Old Trafford, Anfield, Villa Park, City Ground, Elland Road, St James’s Park, Hillsborough
14: N Newcastle Utd, S Plymouth Argyle E Norwich City W Plymouth
15: Priestfield Stadium
16: Brighton’s Amex Stadium
17: Buenos Aires, Argentina – home of Boca Juniors
18: Everton, against Accrington. Everton moved to Goodison Park in 1892
19: Man Utd, Liverpool, Arsenal, Tottenham, Newcastle
20: Carlisle United
21: Teddy Sheringham (Nottingham Forest/Tottenham)
22: Gareth Barry (653)
23: Ryan Giggs, Cesc Fabregas, Wayne Rooney, Frank Lampard
24: Petr Cech (202)
25: Robbie Fowler (163)
26: Middlesbrough, Crystal Palace, Leicester, Sunderland, West Brom, Norwich
28: Peter Crouch (brought on 158 times)
29: Duncan Ferguson, Patrick Vieira, Richard Dunne
30: West Brom
31: Harry Kane
32: Swiss (Gottfried Dienst)
33: Glasgow Rangers (four; Terry Butcher, Trevor Steven, Gary Stevens, Chris Woods)
34: Germany 1 Argentina 0 (after extra-time)
35: Ashley Cole (107 caps, no goals)
38: Peter Taylor, as caretaker against Italy in 2000
39: Kenny Dalglish (102)
40: Fabian Delph
41: Gareth Bale
42: Man Utd, Liverpool, Blackpool
43: Thibaut Courtois
44: Sergio Aguero (seven)
45: Chris Wilder (Sheffield United)
46: David Ginola (Spurs)
47: John Williams (Swansea City)
48: It was Pottermus, the club’s blue hippopotamus mascot
49: Vincent Kompany (Man City v Leicester)
50: Megan Rapinoe (United States)
51: Tony Adams
52: Peter Schmeichel
53: Steven Gerrard
54: Franz Beckenbauer (West Germany – 1974, 1990)
55: Emlyn Hughes
56: Carlos Tevez
57: Andoni Zubizarreta
58: Wes Morgan
59: Peter Beardsley
60: Sergio Ramos (three, of four overall)
61: Virgil van Dijk (£75m, from Southampton)
62: Paul Pogba (£89.3m from Juventus)
63: Britt Assombalonga (£15m from Nottingham Forest)
64: Rio Ferdinand (£18m from West Ham United)
65: Jordan Rhodes (£8m)
66: Gareth Ainsworth (£500,000 from Lincoln City)
67: Kepa Arrizabalaga (£81.6m from Athletic Bilbao)
68: Sébastien Haller (£45m from Eintracht Frankfurt)
69: Tanguy Ndombele (£53.8m from Lyon)
70: Oliver Burke (£15m from RB Leipzig)
FOOTBALL IN FICTION
71: Harchester United
72: Footballers’ Wives
73: West Ham
74: Crewe Alexandra
75: The Hurricanes
79: It has a huge slope
80: Swindon Town
81: Bradford City
83: Brighton and Hove Albion
84: Ipswich Town
86: The Cherries
87: Sheffield Wednesday
89: The Chairboys
91: Hull City
92: Bayer Leverkusen
93: Sunderland are still the last team with a striped home shirt to be champions of England
94: Crystal Palace
95: Watford (on loan from Tottenham)
96: Steve Guppy
97: Borussia Dortmund (2011 and 2012) and Wolfsburg (2009)
98: Atletico Madrid (2014) and Valencia (2004)
99: Mark (Leslie Mark Hughes)
100: Wigan Athletic (2013)