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In the podcast “Les Géants” produced by Europe 1 Studio, Jacques Vendroux, sports journalist for more than 50 years, invites legends of the round ball to tell their best memories on the ground, but also behind the scenes. Have you been attentive to their anecdotes? Test your knowledge of the highlights of French football with this 15-question quiz!
Did you like the first five episodes of “Les Géants”, Jacques Vendroux’s podcast? So play this quiz and try to answer ten questions about the stories told by five legends of French football: Laurent Blanc des Bleus from 98, the ex-president of PSG Michel Denisot, Réginald Becque from Calais RUFC from 99-2000, Dominique Bathenay of the Greens of 75-76 and Eric Pécout of the Canaries of 79-80.
- In which city did the first match of the France team take place during the 1998 World Cup?
- What is the name of the brewery that served as PSG’s HQ?
- What was Reginald Becque’s job before football?
- Who is the one that ASSE players call “Robbie”?
- Who is the official sponsor of FC Nantes in 1979?
- On the day of the final against Brazil, what did Pirès scribble on Laurent Blanc’s portrait?
- How does Leonardo dress up to celebrate the coronation of PSG in the league?
- In what surprising place can we see flags and pennants in the colors of Calais in bloom in 1999?
- What does the president of ASSE, Roger Rocher, smoke?
- Which famous artist wore the FC Nantes jersey?
- Which player from the France team is absent at the time of the doping control in Tignes?
- What is the name of the marabout whom Michel Denisot uses in the European Cup?
- Who becomes the Calais RUFC ambassador after the club qualifies for the final?
- What would have brought bad luck to the ASSE players in the final of the European Cup?
- What object mysteriously disappeared from the FC Nantes training center during the summer of 1979?
And if you haven’t found all the answers, don’t hesitate to listen to the “Les Géants” podcast again on Spotify, Apple Podcasts, Deezer, Amazon Music, Google Podcasts, Dailymotion, Youtube or on your usual listening platforms.