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York City Quizball

 York City Quizball
Personally gutted about the decision that sees Richard Brodie leave York City. However, here's a 'Quizball Special' concerning some former marksmen at Bootham Crescent.

1. How much did former York boss Denis Smith pay to take Marco Gabbiadini to Sunderland in September 1987?

2. Which striker joined York for 6,000 from Barnsley in July 1972 in a part-exchange deal that took Kevin McMahon in the opposite direction?

3. Name the striker signed from Burnley for 20,000 in June 1978 who went on to have a successful career in Europe with the likes of Sparta Rotterdam and AZ Alkmaar?

4. Which striker twice won 'Clubman of the Year' in the late seventies?

5. Which club did Clayton Donaldson make his York debut against on the opening day of the 2005-06 campaign?

6. Which York manager sold Dale Banton to Walsall for 80,000 in October 1988?

7. Which striker did York sign from Mansfield Town for an 8,000 fee in October 1977?

8. Which former Welsh international striker made his debut for York in a 3-0 home defeat to Exeter City in February 2001?

9. Which former York manager signed John Byrne in July 1977 upon the recommendation of a taxi driver who had seen him playing park football in Manchester?

10. Who finished as York's top scorer with only ten goals at the end of the 2000-01 season?

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Date:Wednesday September 1 2010
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