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The FA Cup Quiz That Hits The Back Of The Net!

Imagine you’re a football manager. You’ll need a LOT of football IQ to steer your team to triumph in the FA Cup! And this is the quiz to see if you’ve got what it takes! Fact: The FA Cup is the world’s oldest Football Tournament where even the smallest clubs in the UK have a chance to win the trophy. We love it so much that we’ve compiled this expert level quiz for TRUE FOOTIE FANS to take. The more points you score in this quiz the better your team will do in this year’s FA Cup!

Beano Quiz Team
Last Updated:  September 17th 2021

Warning: This quiz is full of epic football trivia gathered from over a hundred years of awesome FA Cup happenings. It’s got fastest goals, best strikers and even features a slightly embarrassing team song. If you know FA Cup Trivia then you’ll score in this quiz!


What sport do you have to play to win the the FA Cup?


What do the letters FA stand for?

3/20 A pair of hands holding a sports trophy

As of 2020, which team has the most FA Cup trophies?


As of 2020, which player has won the most FA Cup finals?


5/20 Between 1980 and 1996, Ian Rush scored more goals in FA Cup finals than any other player. Which team did he and his moustache play for?


In the olden days, a draw in the FA Cup would mean the two teams would replay the game. How many games did Oxford and Alvechurch play until Alvechurch qualified to the next round?


The FA cup is the worlds oldest football competition. True or False?

8/20 The Ultimate Great Fire of London History Quiz

Which global event meant that Portsmouth hold the record for keeping the FA Cup for the most time (because the competition was postponed for 7 years)


What colour were the ribbons on the FA Cup just before kicking off the cup final in 2020 (between Arsenal and Chelsea)


10/20 After the FA Cup final has finished the ribbons are changed to the winning teams colours. What were the colours of the ribbons AFTER the final in 2020 (Clue: Arsenal won the game 2-1)?


In 2012, who became the first person to score in four different FA Cup finals?

12/20 A referee

It took more than 100 years for the first player to be sent of in an FA Cup final. Who did the offending Kevin Moran play for at the time?


Part One. In 1997, Roberto Di Matteo scored the fastest goal in a FA Cup Final. Who for?


Part Two: Later in 2009, Louis Saha scored the fasted goal in a FA Cup Final. Who for?


In 1872, the first FA Cup Final was played at the Kennington Oval. What sport is played there now?


Part One. In 1988, Liverpool released a song before playing in the FA Cup. What was it called?


Part Two. Despite their awesome rap skills, Liverpool lost the game to underdogs Wimbledon. What was the Wimbledon teams nickname?

18/20 A person clearly keen on doing homework

Newcastle Utd have never won the FA Cup. True or False?


Which Chelsea legend scored the first goal at the new Wembley Stadium?


Aston Villa have NEVER won the FA Cup. True or False?

Your team will be knocked out of the FA cup by a team of amateurs! YOU ARE SACKED

Your team get knocked out by a side in a slightly lower division. It’s a bit embarrassing but there’s always next year

Your team get knocked out in the semi finals. Unlucky!

WINNER! What a legend. You’ve won the FA Cup!!

  • Football
  • Football Association
  • Arsenal
  • Ashley Cole
  • Liverpool
  • 6 games
  • True
  • The Second World War
  • Red and Blue
  • Red
  • Drogba
  • Manchester Utd
  • Chelsea
  • Everton
  • Cricket
  • The Anfield Rap
  • The Crazy Gang
  • Flase
  • Drogba
  • False