Glory Quiz – Midfield Matters


The goalkeepers and defenders have both had their moments in the sun already, so we thought it was only fair to dedicate a quiz to the men and women who pull the strings – the midfielders!

Once you’ve had a crack at the ten questions, you’ll find the answers and ratings by scrolling down.

Good luck!

1) After one NSL season with Glory, Ivan Ergic left the club to join which Italian Serie A side?

Ivan Ergic

a) Milan b) Juventus c) Roma

2) Former Glory midfielder Brandon Wilson was born in which African country?

a) South Africa b) Botswana c) Namibia

3) Kristian Popovic scored his maiden Hyundai A-League goal against which club in Round 2 of the current campaign?

Glory v Roar - Kristian Popovic holds the ball

a) Western United b) Western Sydney Wanderers c) Melbourne Victory

4) How many goals did Steven McGarry score in his 114 Hyundai A-League appearances for Glory?

a) 7 b) 9 c) 11

5) Where was former Glory skipper and current club Football Director Jacob Burns born?

Jacob Burns on the ball

a) Brisbane b) Sydney c) Adelaide

6) Which midfielder scored Glory’s extra-time winner in the 2011-12 Finals clash with Wellington Phoenix?

a) Andrezinho b) Liam Miller c) Todd Howarth

7) Neil Kilkenny spent several years in the youth set-up at which London club?

Glory v Sydney FC - Neil Kilkenny in full flow

a) Arsenal b) West Ham United c) Tottenham Hostspur

8) Ex-Glory midfielder Brandon O’Neill is now playing his football in which country?

a) Japan b) Korea Republic c) China

9) How many Westfield W-League goals did Morgan Andrews score for Glory last season?

W-League - Glory v Brisbane - Morgan Andrews heads home

a) 5 b) 6 c) 7

10) Which midfielder claimed the Most Glorious Player Award for the 1999/2000 season?

a) Gareth Naven b) Troy Halpin c) Edgar Aldrighi Junior




Answers: 1) b, 2) b, 3) a, 4) c, 5) b, 6) c, 7) a, 8) b, 9) c, 10) a


0-3 – Woeful! If you were anchoring our midfield, we’d have been totally overrun!

4-7 – That’s more like it! A solid, no-nonsense display, but a little more creativity required

8-10 – Superb! You’re the complete midfielder! Composed on the ball, tenacious in the tackle, with an eye for a defence-splitting pass.