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The Net-Busting 90s Football Quiz!

How much do you know about this big-shirted era of football? Take this quiz and find out now!

Beano Quiz Team
Last Updated:  June 1st 2023

The 1990s were an extremely exciting period for football. The Premier League began and England hosted the Euros too! And each professional player managed to sprint around in shirts that were like ships' sails in comparison to today's sportswear.

How much do you know about 1990s football? Take this footie quiz and find out if you're an expert or an armchair fan!

1/10 A pair of hands holding a sports trophy

Who won the first-ever English Premier League in 1992-1993 season?

2/10 A player holding a football

Who scored the winning goal for Manchester United in the 1999 UEFA Champions League final against Bayern Munich?

3/10 A man with a silly amount of cash

Which club did Alan Shearer join for a then-record transfer fee in 1996?

4/10 A football in the back of a goal net

Who was the top goal scorer of the 1994-1995 English Premier League season?

5/10 The outline of the FA Cup

Which team won the FA Cup in 1998, completing the "double" by also winning the Premier League that season?

6/10 An England fan about to get hit with a football

Who managed England during the 1996 European Championship held in England?

7/10 A football selfie

Which player famously scored a spectacular long-range goal for Manchester United against Wimbledon in 1996?

8/10 A World Cup themed football

Who won the FIFA World Player of the Year award in 1998?

9/10 A football player in black and white stripes

Which team won the UEFA Cup (now Europa League) in the 1991-1992 season?

10/10 A golden football

Which player won the Ballon d'Or award in 1992?

Result: Oh no

Oh no! Did you take this quiz by mistake? Not to worry, you can always try again or have a go at one of the other many quizzes on!

Result: Good try

Good try! This was a good effort all round. We are talking about things that happened around 30 years ago. Why not have another go? You might do even better!

Result: Great stuff

Great stuff! You clearly know a lot about this golden era of professional football – or "soccer" if you're American – and did really well!

Result: Wow

Wow! You must have been a professional footballer in the 1990s to get a score like this! Well done. Have a cup winner's medal or something!