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    Northumbiron
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    How many can you get without googling? 14 clubs in all.

    Football First & Last: can you name…

    1. The first team to win the League & Cup double.

    2. The last team outside the top division to win the FA Cup.

    3. The first two teams to play a league game under floodlights.

    4. The last club with an English manager to be English champions.

    5. The first team to wear a sponsor’s logo on their shirts.

    6. The last club to win the Third Division North title.

    7. The last club to win the Third Division South title.

    8. The first two teams to play a league game on a Sunday.

    9. The first team to use a substitute in a league game.

    10. The last club to retain the FA Cup.

    11. The first club to win the Charity Shield.

    12. The last team in stripes to win the English League Title.

    The fourteen are in alphabetical order: – Arsenal, Brighton & Hove Albion, Charlton Athletic, Fulham, Leeds United, Liverpool, Manchester United, Millwall, Newcastle United, Portsmouth, Preston North End, Scunthorpe United, Sunderland, West Ham United.

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    Deereyme66
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    Number 2 is the Iron, obvs.

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    Pat O’Cake
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    Only know a couple of these for certain, the rest were very (un)educated guesses, if I get 6 I’ll be happy.

    1. The first team to win the League & Cup double. – Manchester United

    2. The last team outside the top division to win the FA Cup. – West Ham

    3. The first two teams to play a league game under floodlights. – Newcastle & Fulham

    4. The last club with an English manager to be English champions. – Leeds United

    5. The first team to wear a sponsor’s logo on their shirts. Heard this in another quiz and the answer was Kettering Town???

    6. The last club to win the Third Division North title. – Scunthorpe United

    7. The last club to win the Third Division South title. – Milwall

    8. The first two teams to play a league game on a Sunday. – Charlton & Portsmouth

    9. The first team to use a substitute in a league game. – Brighton

    10. The last club to retain the FA Cup. Mancheser United

    11. The first club to win the Charity Shield. – Arsenal

    12. The last team in stripes to win the English League Title. – Sunderland

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    Northumbiron
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    Two clubs on the list you’ve not used Pat! Each only appears once in the answers.

    Should have specified League Club for 5 so it’s not Kettering.

    4.5 correct!

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    Greylag
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    No. 7 Brighton and Hove Albion

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    MK Iron
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    No 1 happened before there was a Manchester United

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    mistertonmick
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    and they wasn’t second either.

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    Number 5 Liverpool and I think the sponsors logo was Hitachi

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    Northumbiron
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    Correct Ironick.

    Answers: –

    1. The first team to win the League & Cup double. Preston North End.

    2. The last team outside the top division to win the FA Cup. West Ham

    3. The first two teams to play a league game under floodlights. Portsmouth v Newcastle

    4. The last club with an English manager to be English champions. Leeds United

    5. The first team to wear a sponsor’s logo on their shirts. Liverpool

    6. The last club to win the Third Division North title. Iron of course

    7. The last club to win the Third Division South title. Brighton & Hove Albion

    8. The first two teams to play a league game on a Sunday. Millwall v Fulham

    9. The first team to use a substitute in a league game. Charlton (Keith Peacock)

    10. The last club to retain the FA Cup. Arsenal

    11. The first club to win the Charity Shield. Manchester United

    12. The last team in stripes to win the English League Title. Sunderland

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