British Comedy Quiz

Football quiz

The World Cup is almost here, so we thought we'd theme this week's quiz around the beautiful game. If you're not a football fan, don't worry, the questions are all still about British comedy!

1: Which comedy duo joined The Lightning Seeds to sing Three Lions?

2: Which TV show is this behind-the-scenes picture taken from?

Pop Star Penalties. Copyright: CPL Productions.

3: Which of these footballers was a team captain on They Think It's All Over for a short period?

4: Aardman film Early Man is focused around a football game. Who voiced Goona the coach?

Early Man. Goona.

5: Lucy Davis, the actor who played Dawn in The Office - what team does her father support?

6: In The Likely Lads episode titled 'No Hiding Place', Terry and Bob were trying to avoid finding out the England score. What was the result?

The Likely Lads. Image shows from L to R: Terry Collier (James Bolam), Bob Ferris (Rodney Bewes). Copyright: BBC.

7: In the Ken Loach film Looking For Eric, what is the job of football-mad central character Eric Bishop?

8: In 2008 BBC Two sitcom The Cup, who played Terry, seen in the video below?

9: Who stars in Only An Excuse?, the football-themed comedy show which is broadcast in Scotland each Hogmanay?

10: What year was the film Bend It Like Beckham released?

Bend It Like Beckham. Image shows from L to R: Jess Bhamra (Parminder Nagra), Jules Paxton (Keira Knightley).

Bonus harder questions

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