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The CLR Political Quiz Number 62 …… Soccer Special January 17, 2014

Posted by irishelectionliterature in CLR Political Quiz.
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After last weeks GAA theme there was a request for a ‘Garrison Games’ themed one…. and here it is

1. Which former Labour TD played for Sligo Rovers and Limerick ?
2. Which former Minister found himself on tour in China with the UCD Soccer team the day Chairman Mao died?
3. Which member of the Shamrock Rovers Board of Directors is running in this years Local Elections?
4. Which former member of the Shamrock Rovers Board of Directors is a Fine Gael councillor in Dublin?
5. Which former Senator , who has a pub in Temple Bar named after him, played for Bohs ?
6. Niall Quinn Campaigned for what candidate in the 1985 Local Elections?
7. Which Senator is a former Chairman of Finn Harps ?
8. Which former TD was President of the FAI from 1968 to 1973?
9. Which former TD has a major Junior Soccer trophy named after him ?
10. Who is this?
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The Answers to The CLR Political Quiz ….Number 61….. GAA Special
1. Des Foley (Should have phrased the question to include having played both matches on the same day)
2. 4 -Joe Keohane, Mick O’Connell, Tommy Murphy and Sean Purcell
3. Jack Wall
4. Ted Nealon
5. Eamon Cregan
6. John O’Mahony
7. Brendan Corish and Dick Spring
8. John Doyle
9. Paddy Lalor
10. Jim Fitzsimons

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1. Brian Hanley - January 17, 2014

No.8. Neil Blaney

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2. Joe - January 17, 2014

9. Oscar Traynor?

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3. CMK - January 17, 2014

10. Brendan McGahan – FG TD for Louth during 80s and 90s?

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4. Eamonncork - January 17, 2014

1. Mick Lipper.
5. Oliver St. John Gogarty.
7. Jimmy Harte.

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5. Political Tourist - January 17, 2014

10 questions on soccer and no mention of Manchester Utd???

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EamonnCork - January 17, 2014

You’re quite the iconoclast, aren’t you?

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6. EamonnCork - January 17, 2014

Question 11: Which corrupt Fianna Fail Taoiseach used to bore the living daylights out of the nation by banging on about his love for Manchester United though this was was merely proof of his ceaseless desire to be associated with the powerful?

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7. PaddyM - January 17, 2014

10. Brendan McGahon

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8. EamonnCork - January 17, 2014

Are either 3 or 4, Beelzebub Prince of Darkness?

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Dr.Nightdub - January 17, 2014

No. 3 is Martina Genockey (spelling?)

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9. EamonnCork - January 17, 2014

Question for IEL, are our respective Rovers in danger of getting our eyes wiped by Dundalk and Pats and maybe even Cork if we don’t get our act together in the transfer market?

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irishelectionliterature - January 17, 2014

Very much so, we have to get a replacement for Richie Ryan in and hope too that Croly has learnt from last season. If not I really cant see him lasting too long , especially with Mr Fenlon still out of a job.
Looks like we may be getting Zayed off the books too, which is good.
Russell and Ledwith should be decent enough signings for you but not as good as whats left you.

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EamonnCork - January 17, 2014

Agreed on all counts. Think we’re about three short right now especially with Pats having added Quigley and Fahey. Elding, Dennehy and Rafter are all good catches for Cork and I have a lot of respect for Caulfield who I think will make a terrific manager. Why’s no-one signing Bradley?

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10. sonofstan - January 17, 2014

Can’t wait for the cricket one. :)

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Michael Carley - January 17, 2014

One Martin McGuinness, New Zealand cricketer, was very confused by the reception he got playing against Ulster on a tour.

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irishelectionliterature - January 17, 2014

You’ll be waiting :) ….. pitch and putt is up next :)

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EamonnCork - January 17, 2014

Your failure to do a road bowling one sums up why the Left will never blah de blah etc . . .

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11. Eamonncork - January 17, 2014

It’s more likely than a rugby one I suspect (hope).

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Bob Smiles - January 17, 2014

Didn’t dick spring play soccer? He played rugby and Gaelic football obviously

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