York City Quizball
Making a seasonal return to test your knowledge of your favourite football club, we offer another edition of our quiz. Answers will be included on the site in due course.
1. Name the Welsh-born former Carlisle United striker who made four substitute league appearances and scored once during the 2009-10 season.
2. Jonathan Greening scored only twice for York but against which two current League One clubs?
3. Which defender was sent-off on his only City start in a 3-0 defeat at Luton Town in April 1998?
4. Who is the last player alphabetically in the full list of City players past and present?
5. Name the goalkeeper who made five league appearances on loan from Portsmouth during the 1991-92 season.
6. Who was the last City player to kick a ball in competitive game action in the Conference?
7. Which of these legendary football names never played for York City? (a) Dixie Dean (b) Raich Carter (c) Tommy Lawton
Q7. Did record-breaking former Everton and England striker Dixie Dean ever appear for York City?
8. Defender Tony Clegg joined York from which club in the summer of 1987?
9. How many players in total were used by City's famous Happy Wanderers side during their epic run to the FA Cup semi-final in 1954-55?
10. Who were City's first-ever opponents for the official opening of Bootham Crescent in August 1932?
11. Name the five substitutes used during the two glorious Wembley victories in May 2012.
12. Who scored most goals for York between John Byrne and Gary Ford?
Q9. Exactly how many fabulous 'Happy Wanderers' were there?
13. Who played left-back for City in the two play-off games with Morecambe in May 2007?
14. York incredibly selected the same four-man defence for all 53 games of the 1971-72 season but can you name the players?
15. Outstanding former centre-back John MacPhail was born in which Scottish city?
16. Which then non-league side knocked York out of the FA Cup in November 1977?
17. Against which current League One club did David Longhurst score his only two goals for City?
18. In April 1971, York lost a big promotion clash 1-0 in front of a bumper 14,321 attendance at Bootham Crescent. Who were their opponents that day?
19. Which side did City beat in their 46th and final regular season non-league game in April 2012?
20. How many times have York finished bottom of the entire Football League?
21. Which on loan Burnley midfielder scored on his debut against Torquay United in November 1988?
22. From which club did striker David McDaid arrive in January 2013?
23. Name the young winger who scored his only goal for the club in a
2-1 defeat at Carlisle United in September 2001.
24. Which player was sent-off in a shock FA Cup third round defeat at Hednesford Town in January 1997?
25. Whose late winner at Braintree Town finally confirmed City's place in the Conference play-offs in April 2012?
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