July 06, 2014

Q TIME: FIFA WORLD CUP 2014 - Part III


ROUND OF 16


(1) How many European teams qualified for the Round of 16 in this edition of the World Cup?
Six
Seven
Five
Four

(2) Name the only captain to score a goal (not a self goal) in this stage of the tournament.
Abdelmoumene Djabou
Giovani dos Santos
Alexis Sánchez
Bryan Ruiz

(3) Name the only player to score a self goal in the Round of 16 matches.
Joseph Yobo
Kenneth Omeruo
Victor Moses
Ahmed Musa

(4) How many matches in the Round of 16 were decided via penalty shoot-outs?
Three
One
Two
Four

(5) How many players scored at least one goal in the eight Round of 16 matches in World Cup 2014?
16
17
18
19

(6) Which of the following countries scored at least one goal in their Round of 16 match in the FIFA World Cup 2014?
Nigeria
Algeria
Uruguay
Switzerland

(7) Which of the following Chilean player netted the penalty in the clash versus Brazil?
Charles Aránguiz
Gonzalo Jara
Alexis Sánchez
Mauricio Pinilla

(8) Who was the leading scorer of the tournament at the end of the Round of 16?
James Rodriguez
Neymar Junior
Lionnel Messi
Thomas Mueller

(9) Which game in the Round of 16 saw the least number of goals scored?
France vs Nigeria
Colombia vs Greece
Belgium vs USA
Argentina vs Switzerland

(10) How many games in the Round of 16 ended with the scoreline of 2-1?
One
Two
Three
Four

(11) Who scored the first goal in the Germany vs Algeria match?
Messut Ozil
Abdelmoumene Djabou
André Schürrle
Miroslav Klose

(12) Which of the following Greek player failed to net the ball in the penalty shoot-out against the Costa Ricans?
Theofanis Gekas
José Holebas
Lazaros Christodoulopoulos
Konstantinos Mitroglou

(13) US goal keeper Tim Howards created a new world record for the highest number of recorded saves in a World Cup match against the Belgians. How many saves did he make?
12
14
16
18

(14) Who scored the equalizer for the Netherlands in their game versus Mexico?
Robin Van Persie
Arjen Robben
Wesley Sneijder
Klas-Jan Huntelaar

(15) Name the two Belgian players who scored in their team's victory over USA in their Round of 16 match.
Lukaku and Fellaini
Origi and Vertonghen
Felaini and Mertens
De Bruyne and Lukaku




For more on World Cup 2014:
(1) Q Time: FIFA World Cup 2014 - Part I (Link)
(2) Q Time: FIFA World Cup 2014 - Part II (Link)
(3) Q Time: FIFA World Cup 2014 - Part IV (Link)
(4) Q Time: FIFA World Cup 2014 - Part V (Link)