Women's Soccer Quiz
Try out the following quiz to test your knowledge on women's football
Women's soccer: Question 1
Abby Wambach is an American professional soccer player, which club did she play at from 2009 to 2010?
a. Magic Jack
b. Washington Freedom
c. Atlanta Beat
Women's soccer: Question 2
During the FIFA Women's World Cup 2007, Germany beat Argentina in the first match. How many goals did Germany score in that match?
Women's soccer: Question 3
Which among the following countries has hosted the FIFA Women's World Cup two times?
Women's soccer: Question 4
Who among the following American soccer players has played the most matches in FIFA Women World Cup?
a. Joy Fawcett
b. Kristine Lilly
c. Mia Hamm
d. Briana Scurry
Women's soccer: Question 5
Who won the first ever FIFA Women's World Cup?
Women's soccer: Question 6
Who among the following football players scored the most goals in 2011 FIFA Women World Cup?
a. Homare Sawa
b. Marie-Laure Delie
c. Abby Wambach
d. Lisa Dahlkvist
Women's soccer: Question 7
Which position did Brazil finish at during the 2007 FIFA Women's World Cup?
Women's soccer: Question 8
Who among the following players won the Golden Shoe in 2003 World Cup?
a. Maren Meinert
c. Birgit Prinz
Women's soccer: Question 9
How many times has the United States Women's national soccer team won the Olympic Women's Gold Medal?
Women's soccer: Question 10
Who among the following has scored the most goals for United States Women soccer national team?
a. Mia Hamm
b. Tiffeny Milbrett
c. Kristine Lilly
d. Cindy Parlow
Answers to the girl's football quiz:
Girl's football: Answer 1
Wambach is an American soccer player, Olympic gold medalist and a coach. She played college soccer at the University of Florida. From 2009 to 2010, she played for Washington Freedom, a club she had also played at from 2002 to 2003. In 2011 she played for Magic Jack football club.
Girl's football: Answer 2
The 2007 FIFA Women's World Cup tournament was hosted by China. However, the first match was between Germany and Argentina in Shanghai. During the game, Germany beat Argentina 11-0 to set a record of highest scoring match in Women's World cup history. During the match Smisek, Lingor, and Prinz scored a hat trick each.
Girl's football: Answer 3
Since the Women's World cup started, U.S.A and China has hosted the tournament on two occasions. U.S.A hosted the tournament in 1999 and in 2003, after the tournament was moved to the U.S following the 2003 SARS outbreak in China. China who hosted the first tournament in history were granted the 2007 event by FIFA, following the forced movement to U.S.A in 2003.
Girl's football: Answer 4
Kristine, who is a retired American soccer player, played in five Women World Cups: 1991, 1995, 1999, 2003 and 2007. During the five world cups she played a total of 30 matches, ranking her in the first position in most matches played. She is followed by Birgit Prinz of Germany with 25 matches.
Girl's football: Answer 5
The U.S. won the first ever edition of the FIFA Women's world cup which was hosted by China. The final match was between U.S.A and Norway where the U.S. won the match 2-1. Akers scored two goals for the U.S. while Medalen scored the lone goal for Norway.
Girl's football: Answer 6
At the 2011 Women's World Cup, which was held in Germany, Homare Sawa of Japan emerged as the event's top goal scorer with 5 goals. She was followed by Marta and Abby Wambach with four goals each in second position. Lisa Dahlkvist of Sweden finished at position 3 with 3 goals.
Girl's football: Answer 7
Brazil finished as the runners up in 2007 Women's World Cup. In the semi final match, Brazil beat U.S.A. 4-0. That meant that Brazil were to play Germany in the final, after Germany had beaten Norway 3-0 in the semis. Germany defeated Brazil by two goals to nil in the final.
Girl's football: Answer 8
Prinz, who comes from Germany won the Golden Shoe in 2003 Women's World cup after scoring 7 goals. Maren Meinert also from Germany won the Silver Shoe, while Katia from Brazil won the Bronze shoe.
Girl's football: Answer 9
The United States Women's national soccer team, is one of the most successful women's soccer team in the world. This team has won two Women's World Cups in 1991 and in 1999. In addition to that, the team has also won the Olympic Gold medals in three occasions: 1996,2004 and in 2008. Furthermore the team has won 8 Algarve cups and several honors too.
Girl's football: Answer 10
Mia Hamm is ranked position one in U.S.A Women's national football team top scorers. The retired footballer, played as a striker for the U.S. Soccer team, scoring 158 goals in 275 caps from 1987 to 2004. She is followed by Abby Wambach who has scored 131 goals from 172 caps.