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Here are all the answers from our latest edition of York City Quizball.

1. Can you indentify these current City players by their middle names?
(a) Liam (b) Trevor (c) Glyn (d) Othneal - (a) Scott Flinders (b) James Berrett (c) Josh Carson (d) Anthony Straker

2. Who was City's unused substitute for their Wembley play-off final victory against Crewe Alexandra in May 1993? - John Borthwick

3. Which manager made a club record start while remaining unbeaten in his first fourteen games in charge after being appointed on Boxing Day 2007? - Colin Walker



Q1. Goalkeeper Scott Flinders has a middle name of Liam

4. City spent two seasons in the old second division during the mid-seventies but who were their final league opponents at that level? - Chelsea

5. Who scored City's consolation goal in an FA Cup fourth round 3-1 defeat at First Division Champions Nottingham Forest in January 1979? Barry Wellings

6. City broke their transfer record twice in four months during the 1995-96 season when signing which two players? - Rob Matthews and Adrian Randall

7. Who has the more full international caps, Marvin McCoy, Josh Carson or Anthony Straker? - Anthony Straker



Q7. Anthony Straker winning the race for international caps

8. Defender Ricky Sbragia arrived from which club in August 1982 - and later made his final City appearance against the same team almost five years later? - Blackpool

9. Who is fifth in the list of all-time City goalscorers? - Paul Aimson

10. Chris Brass' final match in charge and Billy McEwan's first in the hot-seat were both against which club? - Forest Green Rovers

11. At which club did Dave Winfield begin his professional career? - Aldershot Town



Q11. Dave Winfield began his career with hometown club

12. Prior to knocking Manchester United out of the Coca Cola Cup in October 1995, City narrowly lost at which ground in their first round first-leg? - Spotland (Rochdale)

13. Who were City's opponents in their first-ever appearance on Match of the Day in April 1974? - Hereford United

14. Paul Barnes scored on his City debut against which side in August 1992? - Shrewsbury Town



Q17. There's only one Arthur Bottom (8)

15. Who scored the only goal in the League Cup second round victory against Aston Villa in October 1973? - John Peachey

16. In which year did City purchase Bootham Crescent having previously only leased it (a) 1943 (b) 1945 (c) 1948? - 1948

17. Which four players have scored first-team City hat-tricks at Wrexham in post-war football? - Arthur Bottom, Norman Wilkinson, Ian Blackstone, Gary Bull

18. At which Scottish club did Jackie McNamara begin his senior playing career? - Dunfermline Athletic

19. Who scored the first-ever goal conceded by City in the Conference in August 2004 - but still went on to become a huge favourite of their supporters? - Jon Challinor



Q19. Jon Challinor became a huge favourite of the supporters

20. Can you unscramble these former York City Clubmen of the Year?

(a) Blue Crab End Kid - Eddie Blackburn
(b) Barnardo Pill - Brian Pollard
(c) Scotland And Loony - Clayton Donaldson
(d) Jason Berry - Barry Jones
(e) Capital Snuffle - Paul Stancliffe
(f) Japan Loch Him - John MacPhail
(g) Larch Impress - Chris Marples
(h) Snow Raid Lapel - Daniel Parslow
(i) Stand On Roof Right - Gordon Staniforth
(j) Notable Dan - Dale Banton
(k) Walk Whitney - Keith Walwyn
(l) And Red Running - Darren Dunning
(m) Clammy Inland - Andy McMillan
(n) Torch Pig Spin - Chris Topping
(o) Same Driver - Dave Merris
(p) Mainland Cod - Ian McDonald



Q20c. Clayton Donaldson couldn't stop scoring at City

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