Jul 13, 2014
Making history at the World Cup
The eight group winners all won their last 16 matches to progress to the World Cup quarter-finals. Has this ever happened before?
Jul 10, 2014
Youth taking over the world
Julian Green, who scored the USA's goal against Belgium, is only 19. Is he the youngest player ever to score at the World Cup?
Jun 27, 2014
Mansell the best on British tracks?
I noticed that Nigel Mansell won the British Grand Prix at Brands Hatch in 1986 and at Silverstone in 1987. Has anyone ever won it at more different tracks?
Jun 14, 2014
The World Cup's greatest goalscorer
With the World Cup now underway, who is the overall leading scorer in the history of the tournament?
May 2, 2014
Going down to the wire
With the Premier League going down to the wire I wondered if anyone had ever won it on goal difference before? And who recorded the most points without winning it?
Apr 26, 2014
How low can United go?
It looks like Manchester United will finish seventh in the Premier League this season. When was the last time they finished so low down?
Apr 12, 2014
So near yet so far
I believe Manchester United have been in the most FA Cup finals. But which team has been in the most without ever winning one?
Mar 28, 2014
No double Dutch for the East Indies
Which is the only country to play just one match at the World Cup finals?
Mar 23, 2014
A Fulham omen
I'm a Fulham supporter and - to cheer me up after looking at the current league table - my Dad told me they regularly flirted with relegation in the 1960s but never went down. What's the story?
Mar 11, 2014
The 100 club
Apparently only one person has been on the winning side in 100 Tests, or 100 rugby internationals, or 100 football internationals - who are they?
Feb 21, 2014
Now the line-up for the 2014 FIFA World Cup is complete, how many nations have qualified for the first time?
Jan 2, 2014
I have heard that between Boxing Day 1962 and March 1963 there was no major sport because of severe cold and snow. How did the football leagues catch up?
Jan 1, 2014
Gunning for glory
Does the team in first place on New Year's Day usually go on to win the Premier League?
Dec 23, 2013
Christmas Day off for footballers - since when?
When did football matches stop being played on Christmas Day?
Oct 12, 2013
Countries to feature in every World Cup
How many countries have featured in every football World Cup?
Oct 2, 2013
Chances of a FlyEmirates group?
There are five clubs in the Champions League with FlyEmirates jerseys: Real Madrid, Benfica, PSG, Arsenal and AC Milan. What were the chances that four of these clubs would be drawn into one group?
Sep 30, 2013
Doubles for defenders?
Are there any defenders (centre-backs) who have scored double digits in any season (league goals)?
Sep 27, 2013
Leaders from start to finish?
Has any team stayed at the top of the Premier League from the start to the finish of a season?