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Football quiz questions: UK stadium and ground theme

In need of a football quiz? Think you know your stadiums and football ground trivia? Well, we've got the challenge for you. Thirty questions related to football stadiums, including international tournaments, iconic moments, fascinating stories and much more. You can find the answers at the bottom!

Ten easy level football stadium quiz questions

  1. Which country hosted the 1982 FIFA World Cup?
  2. Which team is nicknamed “The Baggies”?
  3. Which stadium is known as “The Theatre of Dreams”?
  4. The 2026 World Cup will be hosted across three different countries. Can you name them?
  5. Before Arsenal moved to the Emirates Stadium in 2006, what ground did the Gunners call home?
  6. Which club has moved into the London Olympic Stadium?
  7. Which country hosted the first World Cup finals, with its primary stadium the Estadio Centenario?
  8. In what year did the new Wembley Stadium open?
  9. Before moving to the Riverside, where did Middlesbrough play their home games?
  10. Name this stadium…
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Ten medium level football quiz questions

  1. At what ground did Eric Cantona kung-fu kick a supporter?
  2. Where is the highest stadium in the world?
  3. Which club plays at the Philips Stadion?
  4. What is Norwich City's stadium called?
  5. What's the non-sponsored name of Manchester City's Etihad Stadium?
  6. At which stadium has the record attendance for a women's football game been set?
  7. Which London club plays on the banks of the River Thames?
  8. In what year did Tottenham Hotspur move into their new stadium, on the old site of White Hart Lane?
  9. Which other club, apart from Newcastle United, has a stadium called St. James' Park?
  10. Who has the biggest stadium in Buenos Aires: Boca Juniors, Independiente, River Plate or San Lorenzo?

The real challenge: Ten hard football quiz questions on stadia

  1. In which stadium did Diego Maradona score his famous ‘Hand of God' goal?
  2. In which year was the first European Championship held?
  3. In which World Cup did Roberto Baggio miss the decisive penalty kick for Italy in the final against Brazil?
  4. And in which stadium was that final held?
  5. In what year was the original Wembley Stadium – known as the Empire Stadium upon its construction – opened?
  6. Which football club's ground is closest to the River Mersey?
  7. What's the biggest stadium in Wales: the Cardiff City Stadium, the Liberty Stadium, the Racecourse Ground or the Principality Stadium?
  8. Outside Aston Villa's Villa Park stadium is a statue of the founder of the Football League. What's his name?
  9. In what country is the largest football stadium in the world?
  10. What are the two closest stadiums in the United Kingdom?
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Football Ground Guide stadium quiz answers

Easy

  1. Which country hosted the 1982 FIFA World Cup? Spain
  2. Which team is nicknamed “The Baggies”? West Bromwich Albion
  3. Which stadium is known as “The Theatre of Dreams”? Old Trafford, home of Manchester United
  4. The 2026 World Cup will be hosted across three different countries. Can you name them? Canada, Mexico and the USA
  5. Before Arsenal moved to the Emirates Stadium in 2006, what ground did the Gunners call home? Highbury
  6. Which club has moved into the London Olympic StadiumWest Ham United
  7. Which country hosted the first World Cup finals, with its primary stadium the Estadio Centenario? Uruguay, who will also host the opening match at the 2030 World Cup
  8. In what year did the new Wembley Stadium open? 2007
  9. Before moving to the Riverside, where did Middlesbrough play their home games? Ayresome Park
  10. Name this stadium… Real Madrid's newly renovated Santiago Bernabeu

Medium

  1. At what ground did Eric Cantona kung-fu kick a supporter? Selhurst Park, the home of Crystal Palace
  2. Where is the highest stadium in the world? El Alto, Bolivia
  3. Which club plays at the Philips Stadion? PSV Eindhoven
  4. What is Norwich City's stadium called? Carrow Road
  5. What's the non-sponsored name of Manchester City's Etihad StadiumThe City of Manchester Stadium
  6. At which stadium has the record attendance for a women's football game been set? Camp Nou, Barcelona
  7. Which London club plays on the banks of the River Thames? Fulham
  8. In what year did Tottenham Hotspur move into their new stadium, on the old site of White Hart Lane? 2019
  9. Which other club, apart from Newcastle United, has a stadium called St. James' Park? Exeter City
  10. Who has the biggest stadium in Buenos Aires: Boca Juniors, Independiente, River Plate or San Lorenzo? River Plate's El Monumental

Hard

  1. In which stadium did Diego Maradona score his famous ‘Hand of God' goal? Estadio Azteca, Mexico City
  2. In which year was the first European Championship held? 1960
  3. In which World Cup did Roberto Baggio miss the decisive penalty kick for Italy in the final against Brazil? 1994
  4. And in which stadium was that final held? The Rose Bowl, Pasadena
  5. In what year was the original Wembley Stadium – known as the Empire Stadium upon its construction – opened? 1923
  6. Which football club's ground is closest to the River Mersey? Stockport County's Edgeley Park (not Liverpool, not Everton and not Tranmere Rovers)
  7. What's the biggest stadium in Wales: the Cardiff City Stadium, the Liberty Stadium, the Racecourse Ground or the Principality Stadium? The Principality Stadium (74,500)
  8. Outside Aston Villa's Villa Park stadium is a statue of the founder of the Football League. What's his name? William McGregor
  9. In what country is the largest football stadium in the worldNorth Korea, the Rungrado 1st of May Stadium (150,000)
  10. What are the two closest stadiums in the United Kingdom? Dundee and Dundee United

Harry Robinson

A freelance writer and broadcaster, Harry has worked for or featured in/on Manchester United, FourFourTwo, The Independent, The Manchester Mill, UEFA, United We Stand and many others. He's the author of The Men Who Made Manchester United and hosts the Manchester United Weekly Podcast and United Through Time. A Stretford End season ticket holder, Harry travels around Europe to watch his team.

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