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Postby Lord Rother » 11 Sep 2017, 20:03

Clyde Gash wrote:I know who scored 6 (it is Geoff Hurst) but I've no idea about the others.

Correct, v Sunderland in 1968.

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Postby Lord Rother » 11 Sep 2017, 20:05

Nikki Gradual wrote:Dennis Tueart scored five on his return to Man City from the New York Cosmos.

Not in a Top League game.

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Postby Lord Rother » 11 Sep 2017, 20:06

Rayge wrote:Wasn't Mickey Quinn one of them?
Frank Worthington?
Jimmy Greaves got at least one five in his career, but they may have been too early
Ted McDougall?

None of them.

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Postby Lord Rother » 11 Sep 2017, 20:08

Greaves scored 4 twice, in 1963 and 1968 but never 5.

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Postby Lord Rother » 11 Sep 2017, 20:13

So when I set the Q for just the PL the correct answers were given as Shearer, Defoe, Berbatov, Cole and Aguero.

5 from 1966 to 1983 to get.

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Postby Diamond Dog » 11 Sep 2017, 20:30

Diamond Dog wrote:As a guess... my six would be :

Best
Rush
MacDonald
Mariner
Wright
Shearer

But I'd be amazed if any of those are correct!


Any of these, Rother?
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Postby Lord Rother » 11 Sep 2017, 20:46

Yes indeed. Rush did it in 1983, when they beat Luton 6-0 - but Shearer was in the PL list.

4 left.

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Postby Diamond Dog » 11 Sep 2017, 21:02

Fuck me! Bob Latchford!!

That may have been a cup match though.... :(
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Postby Diamond Dog » 11 Sep 2017, 21:08

Brian 'Pop' Robson?
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Postby Lord Rother » 11 Sep 2017, 21:58

No and no.

Ipswich, Chelsea, Derby County and Arsenal.

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Postby Diamond Dog » 11 Sep 2017, 22:12

Eric Gates?
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Postby sloopjohnc » 11 Sep 2017, 22:28

Someone message me when you get to basketball, baseball and the real football trivia.
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Postby Rayge » 12 Sep 2017, 00:37

Lord Rother wrote:No and no.

Ipswich, Chelsea, Derby County and Arsenal.


Derby would be Roger Davies
Ipswich Alan Brazil
Pre=prem Arsenal did not have many wild and woolly goalscorers. Stapleton? Woodcock? MacDonald? That Irish Giraffe whose name escapes me?
And I'm betting that the Chelsea guy is from the Sixties, because otherwise why choose it as a cut-off date, so Osgood, Gray, Cook, Hateley?
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Postby Diamond Dog » 12 Sep 2017, 06:51

Chelsea is Bobby Tambling I reckon. I had a very keen interest in the Chelsea team of the late 60's and 70's... I don't remember any five gial scorers... I guess Kerry Dixon may have later. But I'd guess Tambling.
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Postby Lord Rother » 12 Sep 2017, 06:58

Yep, Davies, Brazil, Woodcock and Tambling.

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Postby Diamond Dog » 12 Sep 2017, 07:43

Must be Rayge's turn.
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Diamond Dog wrote:Must be Rayge's turn.

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Postby Diamond Dog » 12 Sep 2017, 09:05

Okay... what was extremely unusual about the 'assist' for Aguerro's goal that won the title against QPR?
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Postby WG Kaspar » 12 Sep 2017, 09:40

It was shit
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Postby PENK » 12 Sep 2017, 09:44

Was it that it was the only assist Balotelli made?

Or that he was on the floor when he passed it?
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