World Cup Trivia
29 Who received the first yellow card, and when? 30 Who was the first player to take a penalty in a finals shoot-out? 31 Who captained Bafana at the 1998 finals? 32 Who was the first player to score a golden goal at a tournament? 33 Name the first Asian country to appear at a finals? 34 Who was the first player to score a header in a World Cup final? 35 France did not have a player sent off in all World Cup tournaments until 1998. Who broke their duck? 36 When was drug testing first introduced? 37 Name two players who have tested positive since then. 38 Who scored the first penalty in a World Cup final? 39 Who scored the first own goal at a tournament? 40 Who scored the 2,000th goal at a finals tournament? 41 Name the one champion country that failed to win the World Cup as hosts. 42 Turkey’s Hakan Sukur scored the fastest goal at a tournament. How long into the match was it? 43 Who is the only player to have scored a hat-trick in successive tournaments? 44 Name the player to have scored most goals in a final. 45 Name the nation to have scored most goals in one final. 46 Who has the highest aggregate of goals at finals tournaments? 47 Who holds the record for the most goals at one tournament? 48 Name the players to score the most penalties in one tournament. 49 Who was the oldest player to win the World Cup? 50 Who was the youngest player to win the World Cup?