Pedro Rodríguez – El País 2014 World Cup Q&A
Pedro was the next one in the hot seat, and he got a lot of answers right, including, unsurprisingly, the one about his birthplace.
Who scored the first goal of the World Cup competition? I don’t know.
Which player has scored the most goals in the history of the World Cup? Ronaldo.
Why is the cat sad and blue? I don’t know, ask Roberto Carlos.
Why did Del Bosque decide to grow a moustache? Because his wife liked it.
Sushi or sashimi? Neither of the two.
Do you know who Peppa Pig is? A cartoon pig.
What does maracanã mean? It’s a type of bird, a parrot.
Who scored the goal of the Maracanazo? Ghiggia.
Who painted the painting Sunflowers? Van Gogh.
What is the patella? A part of the knee.
What is the name of Australia’s goalkeeper? Ryan, he plays for Club Brugge.
And the coach of Chile? Sampaoli.
Which European country does the national anthem of the Netherlands speak badly about? I have no idea.
What brings you luck? When I go out onto the field, I make the sign of the cross.
Why did the king abdicate? Because he believed it was appropriate to do so.
What is your favorite restaurant? Tartaruga.
Who drew Cuttlas? Calpurnio.
What is Cialis? A pill similar to Viagra.
Where does Manu Chao live? I believe he lives in Barcelona.
Who invented the miniskirt? Mary Quant, an Englishwoman.
How long does the copulation period of a stick insect last? How would I know!
Why are blondes stereotyped as dumb? That’s only the stereotype.
Who is Lula? The former president of Brazil.
How many goals did Villa score in the 2010 World Cup? Five.
Where is Wladyslawowo? In Poland.
What sport does Jennifer Pareja play? Waterpolo. It’s said that she’s the best.
What book are you reading at the moment? Albert Espinosa’s El mundo amarillo.
Who is Raymond Reddington? I don’t know who that is.
Why is Eibar not allowed to be promoted if it isn’t in debt? To tell you the truth, it’s a odd decision.
What is Pedrito’s birthplace? Abades.
Who broke your heart for the first time? A friend.
When was the last time you got drunk? ¡Uf! I don’t remember.
Is there a more pathetic way to celebrate a goal than Cristiano in Lisbon? Each one celebrates how he wants to.
Why are the Catalans not allowed to vote on the issue of independence? I don’t understand politics.
What is the title of Shakira’s new album? Right now I can’t think of it.
How many of your friends are unemployed? Many, unfortunately.
Why are we not allowed to use Twitter to insult politicians? I don’t think it’s good for people to use social networks to attack others.
What was Pichichi’s name? Rafael Moreno.
How did Sid Vicious die? I don’t know.
How many loads of laundry do you do a week? None.
Why is there no Wi-Fi on the AVE? It should be because there’s no coverage.
What are gañafones? It has to do with bullfighting, no?
What did Jorge Sanz do in 1986? He was your friend.
In Brazil, who was Dunga? The captain of the national team in 1994.
When was the last time you lied? I don’t remember. I try not to lie.