Sports -Football

UPSC, PSC, BANK, RAILWAY,etc. Examination Questions

PSC Question and Answer about Sports -Football including for Kerala Administrative Service (KAS), Secretariat Assistant, Panchayath Secretary, BDO, Auditor, Assistant, LDC and LGS examination level questions. We will update balance portion of the study material.....

Question1:-Which is the governing body of Football Federations from around the world?

FIFA: Federation of International Football Federations

Question2:- Which is the governing body of Football Federations from Europe?

UEFA: Union of European Football Associations

Question3:-Which player holds the record for most goals in World Cup Finals?


Question4:-Who was the top scorer of World Cup 2014?

Thomas Muller

Question5:- What kind of animal is Fuleco, the mascot for FIFA World Cup 2014?


Question6:- Brazil has the most number of World Cup titles to its credit. How many times has it won the World Cup so far?


Question7:-Which country won the first football World Cup?


Question8:-Paul, a marine creature, which supposedly predicted the outcome of many matches in World Cup 2010 was a/an


Question9:- To which country does the famous player Ronaldo, who held the record for most number of World Cup goals, belong ?


Question10:- Head Quarter of Fifa situated in which country ?


Question11:- Fifa founded in ___________

21 May 1904

Question12:- First world cup in _________?

Uruguay. (1930). Uruguay won the title by beating Argentina in the final (4-2)

Question13:- First women ' world cup in ___________


Question14:- Which country host world cup 2018?


Question15:- Which country host world cup 2022 ?


Question16:- The first president of FIFA was __________ ?.

Robert Guérin

Question17:- Which country won the World Cup 2014 ?

Germany (2014)

Question18:- Which country won the women ' World Cup 2015 ?

United States

Question19:- Which country won the Federation Cup 2017 ?


Question20:- Which country won the Olympic tournament of football- 2016 ?


Question21:- Which country won the Women 's Olympic tournament of football- 2016 ?


Question22:- Which country won the U-20 world cup 2017


Question23:-Which country won the U-17 world cup 2017


Question24:- Which country won the U-20 Women 's world cup 2016

North Korea

Question25:- Which country won the U-17 Women 's world cup 2016

North Korea

Question26:- Who won the Blue Stars/FIFA Youth Cup 2017

Olympique Lyonnais (2017)

Question27:-Which country won the Futsal World Cup 2016


Question28:- Which country won the Beach Soccer World Cup 2017


Question29:- Who has the record for scoring the most goals in World Cup history?

Miroslav Klose (16 goals)

Question30:- How many goals scored by Ronaldo in World Cup ?

15 , all-time top scorer in the history of the World Cup

Question31:- Who won the World Cup both as the captain and coach of his country's team

Franz Beckenbauer (Germany)

Question32:- What was the slogan of the FIFA World Cup 2014?

All In One Rhythm

Question33:- Which team was awarded the FIFA Fair Play Award at the World Cup 2014 tournament?


Question34:- Which stadiums was hosted the final match between Germany and Argentina played in World Cup 2014


Question35:- Who are the players scored a hat-trick of goals in the World Cup 2014?

Thomas Muller of Germany scored against Portugal
Xherdan of Switzerland scored against Honduras.

Question36:-Who was the captain of the 2014 World Cup winning team from Germany?

Philipp Lahm

Question37:- How many countries played at the World Cup 2014 tournament?


Question38:- Who scored the winning goal for Germany against Argentina in the finals of World Cup 2014?

Mario Gotze

Question39:-Who was selected for the Man of the Match Award in the finals of World Cup 2014?

Mario Gotze

Question40:- Who was awarded the Golden Glove award for the best goalkeeper at the World Cup 2014?

Manuel Neuer

Question41:- Manuel Neuer belong to which country ?


Question42:- Who of the following was awarded the Golden Boot Award for most goals in the tournament of 2014?

James Rodriguez

Question43:-James Rodriguez belong to which country ?


Question44:- Who of the following was awarded the Golden Ball or the Best Player Award at the 2014 FIFA World Cup?

Lionel Messi

Question45:- Lionel Messi belong to which country ?


Question46:- Which trophy was awarded to the winners of World Cup tournament until 1970?.

Jules Rimet Trophy

Question47:- When was stolen the original Jules Rimet Trophy ?


Question48:- Which team was worn the 1930 World Cup (first world cup) ?


Question49:-The only team to have played in every tournament of world cup, Which team ?


Question50:- How many finalist to meet in World coup 2018 ?


Question51:- The world cup Qater 2022 being held on Qatar National Day, Which day was observed as Qatar National day?

18 December 2022

Question52:- Which edition of world cup hosted by Russia in 2018

21 st

Question53:- Which stadium will host the World Cup 2018 Final ?

Luzhniki Stadium in Moscow

Question54:- When will start the World cup 2018 ?

14 June 2018

Question55:- When will conduct the World Cup 2018 ?

15 July 2018

Question56:- Which are the team will play in the opening match of world cup 2018

Russia and Saudi Arabia

Question57:- Which stadium will host the opening match of the world cup 2018 ?

Luzhniki Stadium in Moscow

Question58:- The official FIFA World Cup mascot for the 2018 tournament ?

a wolf named Zabivaka

Question59:- The official match ball of the 2018 World Cup is called ?

Telstar 18

Question60:- Football is also known as _______


Question61:- The diferent variaton of football rule is known as ?

Football Code

Question62:- How many players in a football team ?


Question63:- Which Chinese game has been recognised by FIFA as the first version of the game with regular rules?


Question64:- Which of the following country hosted the first Football World Cup?


Question65:- Which company made the official match ball of the 2018 FIFA World Cup?


Question66:-Who scored the first goal in World Cup history?

Lucien Laurent ( France).

Question67:-Who achieved the first World Cup hat-trick?

Bert Patenaude

Question68:- Champions League played in Europe is organised and managed by which Organisation?


Question69:- Which team failed to defend its World Cup title in the World Cup of 2014


Question70:- Who was given the Puskas Award of 2014?

James Rodrigez

Question71:-Who won the BallonD’or of 2014?

Cristiano Ronaldo

Question72:-Who was the top scorer of World Cup 2014?

Thomas Muller

Question73:- Which player holds the record for most goals in World Cup Finals?


Question74:- How many Number of consecutive hand-passes teams are allowed ?

6 (six)

Question75:- Time frame of football game ?

90 minutes (A match consists of two 45 minutes halves with a 15 minute rest period in between.)

Question76:- The circumference of football is ________?


Question77:-If the game needs to head to extra time as a result of both teams being level in a match then ________ minutes will be added to the 90 minutes

30 minutes (15-15)

Question78:- The world best refree 2017 ?

Felix Brych (German referee)

Question79:- The official match ball of the 2014 FIFA World Cup

Adidas Brazuca

Question80:-The original Brazuca balls for the World Cup 2014 finals are produced in Which country?


Question81:- How many countries participated in the first football world cup?


Question82:- In 1942 and 1946, World Cup Football competitions were cancelled due to?

World War -II

Question83:- Who is the only man to have scored in every match of a World Cup tournament, including the final?

Jairzinho(Brazil). He managed at least one goal in all six matches Brazil played in the 1970 tournament.

Question84:-Which country won the FIFA world Cup trophy for the first time?


Question85:- FIFA World Cup Trophy is designed by?

Silvio Gazzaniga, Italian designer
The trophy is 36 cm (14.2 in) high, made of solid 18 carat (75%) gold and weighs 6.175 kg (13.6 lb).

Question86:-Which award is given for the Best Goalkeeper in World Cup Football tournaments?

The Yashin Award. The Yashin Award was first awarded in 1994. The award is named in honor of the late goalkeeper Lev Yashin (USSR).

Question87:- Name of the Indian who is selected as a member of the Appeals Committee of the Federation Internationale de Football Association (FIFA)?

P.P. Lakshmanan.

Question88:-In which year the World Cup Football tournament was first televised?


Question89:- Which player holds the record for the most goals scored in a single World Cup tournament?

Just Fontaine (France). 13 goals in 1958.

Question90:-Which country withdrew from the World Cup Football because FIFA refused to let their team play barefoot?

India (held in Brazil in 1950)

Question91:- The first self goal in World Cup history was scored by?

Ernst Lotscher of Switzerland against Germany in 1938

Question92:- Who is the only player to have won three World Cup winners ' medals?


Question93:- Who is the first player to score a hat-trick in a World Cup match ?

Bert Petenaude (United States) (against Paraguay in 1930)

Question94:- Who is the first player to score a hat trick in two times in the World Cups?

Gabriel Omar Batistuta(Argentina), (against Greece in the 1994, against Jamaica in the 1998)

Question95:- Which World Cup Football tournament hosted in Asia for the first time ?

Japan & South Korea in 2002

Question96:-Who scored the fastest goal ever in the history of World Cup ?

Hakan Suker (Turkey) (11 seconds)

Question97:- Who won the world cup at the age of 17 and he is also known as the legend of football?


Question98:- Name the players they win the World Cup as both player and head coach?

Mário Zagallo (Brazil) and Franz Beckenbauer(West Germany)

Question99:- Which country won the world cup 2002

Brazil defeated Germany

Question100:- Which country won the world cup 2006?

Italy defeated France

Question101:- The most popular game in the world


Question102:-Venue of the First Woman Football World Cup


Question103:- The first president of FIFA

Robert Goran

Question104:-The Length and Width of Football Ground

120 m Length and 90 m Width

Question105:- The weight of a Football

396 to 453 gm

Question106:-The oldest Football Tournament of India

Durant Trophy

Question107:- The period of Interval in a Football Match

15 min

Question108:- The time period of a Football Match

90 min

Question109:- The word " sudden death " is connected with


Question110:- The word " Kick Off " is connected with


Question111:- The word " Penalty Shoot out " is connected with


Question112:-" corner Kick " is the word connected with


Question113:-The first Santhosh Trophy Winner


Question114:-The National Football Tournament of India

Santhosh Trophy

Question115:- The Indian to be selected to the Appeal Committee of World Cup Football

P.P. Lakshmanan

Question116:- The first Asian Country to reach the Final Round of World Cup Football

Dutch East Indies


Hosts Winner Score
2018 Russia    
2014 Brazil Germany Germany 1-0 Argentina
2010 South Africa Spain Spain 1-0 Netherlands
2006 Germany Italy 1-1, then Italy beat France 5-3 in penalties
2002 Japan / S. Korea Brazil Brazil 2-0 Germany
1998 France France France 3-0 Brazil
1994 USA Brazil 0-0, then Brazil defeated Italy 3-2 in penalties
1990 Italy Germany Germany 1-0 Argentina
1986 Mexico Argentina Argentina 3-2 Germany
1982 Spain Italy Italy 3-1 Germany
1978 Argentina Argentina Argentina 3-1 Holland
1974 Germany Germany Germany 2-1 Holland
1970 Mexico Brazil Brazil 4-1 Italy
1966 England England England 4-2 Germany
1962 Chile Brazil Brazil 3-1 Czechoslovakia
1958 Sweden Brazil Brazil 5-2 Sweden
1954 Switzerland Germany Germany 3-2 Hungary
1950 Brazil Uruguay Uruguay 2-1 Brazil
1946 not held
1942 not held
1938 France Italy Italy 4-2 Hungary
1934 Italy Italy Italy 2-1 Czechoslovakia
1930 Uruguay Uruguay Uruguay 4-2 Argentina