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The Professor’s World Cup XI: Brazil and Russia lead quiz

| 17.06.2014

1. Who was the last team to beat Brazil in a World Cup group stage fixture?


2. Belgium manager Marc Wilmots netted the winning goal for the Red Devils when they last won at a World Cup – who did they beat?


3. How many goals did Algeria score at the 2010 World Cup?


4. Which former South Korea favourite scored the decisive goal against Portugal at the 2002 finals?


5. Mexico beat Brazil 2-0 in the final of the Olympics football competition in London back in 2012 – who scored both goals for El Tricolor?


6. How many goals did Russia’s Oleg Salenko score against Cameroon at the 1994 World Cup?


7. What was the last international tournament Belgium competed in?


8. When did Russia last play at a World Cup finals?


9. Can you name the only two South American teams to beat Brazil at a World Cup and the years they did it in?


10. Who is the oldest outfield player in Brazil’s squad this year?


11. Which former Sheffield Wednesday, Charlton Athletic and Glasgow Rangers star scored the goal to take Algeria to the World Cup?


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