Royal Ascot: Our football quiz will help you pick your Thursday Gold Cup horse

Paddy's got a football quiz that can match you with the perfect horse


Hold on to your monocles and spruce up your pocket square because it’s Royal Ascot time and Paddy’s got a snazzy bit of kit to put a bit of sparkle into Gold Cup day.

With all the hoopla and hollering about this fab five days of flat-racing fun and games, you might fancy getting involved even if you can’t tell one end of a horse from the other.

So we put together this extremely sophisticated football quiz to help you use your nous about the beautiful game to help you in the sport of kings.


So even if you wouldn’t know a saddle from stirrup you can find a runner to suit your tastes in the biggest race of the day.

On Thursday it’s the Gold Cup at 4:20pm that’s grabbed our attention so answer the five footy questions below designed to work out the perfect match between you and your nag.

Forget about sticking a pen in the paper or asking your bluffer mate who he fancies (all of them), you can put your faith in the, ahem, science of Paddy’s football quiz and leave the rest to us.

Let’s get stuck in….


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