Current Affairs for w/e 25 January 2013

20 questions and answers, quiz comes complete with question and answer sheet - £2.00

A grab-bag of current affairs questions for the week ending 25th January 2013.

Sample Quesions -
  • Who were the first team to inflict a La Liga defeat on Barcelona during the 2012-13 season?
  • Who was charged with being in breach of FA Rule E3 in 2013 for suggesting referees officiating games at Old Trafford were more likely to award penalties to Manchester United rather than the opposing team?
  • Which winger/forward signed a new contract with Arsenal in early 2013?
  • Who was named as the new Southampton manager in January 2013?
  • Can you name the Premier League player who starred in a new Head and Shoulders commercial in early 2013?
  • Prior to Liverpool's game with Norwich in early 2013 Daniel Sturridge had scored in both his first two games for Liverpool, can you name the last player to achieve the same feat, scoring in his first two appearances in 1993?
  • Who was sacked from his position as Southampton manager in January 2013?
  • Which defender signed a one year contract with Chelsea in early 2013, quashing rumours that he was set to join PSV or Real Madrid?
  • Who scored two goals for Celtic in their 4-1 home defeat of Hearts in January 2013?
  • Paul Scholes was booked in Manchester United's FA Cup 3 round replay win over West Ham in 2013. Including that booking how many times had Scholes been booked in his previous 18 games. Was it 8, 12 or 16?