Bappi Lahiri's FIFA tryst
Self-confessed football fan, Bappi Lahiri, takes a quick quiz on the beautiful game.Updated: Jun 22, 2010 13:53 IST
Self-confessed football fan, Bappi Lahiri, takes a quick quiz on the beautiful game
What does FIFA stand for?
BL-Football International Federation Association
RIGHT ANSWER-Federation Internationale de Football Association
Where is the FIFA headquarters?
BL-Don’t know. (thinks) It's either Brazil or England.
RIGHT ANSWER-Zurich, Switzerland
Which country will host the next world cup?
BL-They haven't announced the venue as yet.
How many times has Netherlands won the Football World Cup?
BL-Netherlands aur New Zealand abhi bachche hai (Netherlands and New Zealand are kids right now).
How many times has Holland won the Football World Cup?
BL-They have never won it.
RIGHT ANSWER-(Netherlands is often referred to as Holland)
Who does John Terry play for?
BL-This time I don't remember that. I'm a huge fan of Ronaldo, Kaka, Ronaldinho and Feminho (Sadly, no such player exists)
How would you rate Sweden's form in the current Football World Cup?
BL-They have played okay so far.
RIGHT ANSWER-Sweden hasn’t qualified for the current World Cup.
When was the Football World Cup last played in Africa?
BL-What Africa are you talking about? Anyway, I can't remember.
RIGHT ANSWER-This is the first Football World Cup in the African continent.
How many times has the US won the World Cup?
BL-They last won in 1952.
RIGHT ANSWER-The US has never won the Football World Cup .
How many times has the US lost a Football World Cup final?
BL-This is the first time that the US is playing the World Cup.
RIGHT ANSWER-US has never reached a Football World Cup final.
What was the result of the Germany-Siberia match?
RIGHT ANSWER-Siberia doesn't play in the current World Cup. It's Serbia.
How many times has Brazil won the Football World Cup?
BL- Five times
(RIGHT ANSWER)–Collin Rodrigues
First Published: Jun 22, 2010 13:40 IST