The World Cup Trio Club
This week you’ll hear the answer to the question about the trio of men who have won the World Cup as both players and coaches. There’s a quick trip to a Street Food Fair in Paris, listener news, great music, and of course, the new quiz question. Just click on the arrow in the photo above and enjoy!
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This week’s quiz: On 21 July, I asked you to send me the names of the three men who have won World Cups as players and as coaches.
The answer is: The German Franz Beckenbauer, who won in 1974 as a player and then in 1990 as a coach; the Brazilian Mario Zagallo, who won two World Cups as a player - in 1958 and in 1962 - and then as coach in 1970. The third to join that stellar team is our very own Frenchman Didier Deschamps! Deschamps won as a player in the 1998 World Cup, and as you know, as the coach for France in 2018.
The winners are: RFI Listeners Club members Elampooranan Vijayalakshmi from Chennai, India; Michael Cunningham from Tarragindi, Australia; Bernard Egbe from Abuja, Nigeria and Peter Achombom Vugar from Bamenda, Cameroon. Two more RFI Listeners Club members are on the list of lucky winners this week - and both sent their answers by text to the Sound Kitchen mobile phone – Dr Bashirideen Koray from Accra, Ghana and Ejaz Kareem from Sheikhupura, Pakistan.
Here’s the music you heard on this week’s program: Rimsky-Korsakov: “The Flight of the Bumblebee” and “Hear Me Out”, written and performed by Irma Pany.
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This week’s question ... You'll have to listen to the show to participate. You have until 15 October to enter this week's quiz; the winners will be announced on the 20 October program. When you enter, be sure you send your postal address in with your answer, and if you have one, your RFI Listeners Club membership number.
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