Jevon Groves of Wales fights with his teammate.

We looked at questions that one should never ask a sportsman.

Your knowledge of soccer will be put to the test as TRACE Sport Stars brings you Top: Dumb Soccer Questions on Friday 15 May at 21:00. 

The show will attempt to answer questions that might be perceived as common knowledge by the advanced football supporter; including questions around the offside rule, kit designs and even the introduction of video technology to the beautiful game. 

On the subject of intelligence, we looked at questions that one should never ask a sportsman. You'll also see that you don’t need to ask too many questions on how to use our online guide to find your favourite content and enjoy football mayhem on your DStv Explora.

“I've heard people calling you the best pound-for-pound fighter around. Wouldn't you rather be paid in dollars?”
Clearly someone needs to brush up on their boxing lingo.

Should he fall, let’s hope Willie Monroe does not get asked this particular question when he goes up against the knockout king Gennady Golovkin on Sunday 17 May on SS7 from 03:00.

“It must be an honour to have a club named after you. However the typo is obvious. Any chances of it being fixed soon?”
Don’t worry Arsène, we would have the same expression. 

Catch the Barclays Premier League match between Manchester United and Arsenal on Sunday 17 May on SS3 at 17:00.

“I thought you threw hammers”
Well, at least there was no reference to MC Hammer.

We pray the poor athletes performing in the opening IAAF Diamond League meet at Doha, on Friday on SS6 at 18:00, don’t have to answer such testing questions. 

“Was your look inspired by Rick Ross?”
Happy thoughts big guy.


Catch the Marriott London Sevens, Saturday 16 May on SS6 at 10:00.

“How can they say the player was off side when he was clearly  inside the pitch?"
We all know how Mamelodi Sundowns coach Pitso Mosimane has been known to be  emotional after a loss, we have to admit we would love to hear his response if he were to be asked this question in the event his team was to lose the Nedbank Cup Final, Saturday 16 May on SS4 at 15:00.

Go ahead and make our day by checking out our online guide, you will find out it’s as easy as A,B,C.