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1. Which member of Wimbledon's "Crazy Gang" attracted attention by grabbing Paul Gascoigne's testicles in a match against Newcastle United, was sent off twelve times during his playing career, and later went on to become an actor?
2. Which former England player was nicknamed 'Bites Yer Legs' for his aggressive tackling style?
3. Sometimes it's the smaller ones you have to watch out for! Jimmy Case was one of Liverpool's more diminutive players in the glory years of the Shankly/Paisley era, at 5ft 9, but still gained a reputation as a hard man with a vicious tackle. He also had a colourful social life off the pitch. With what crime were Case and his fellow team mate Ray Kennedy charged in 1980?
4. Which former Manchester United player once said, "I spent money on booze, birds and fast cars. The rest I just squandered"?
5. Which Senegalese player, formerly of Liverpool and Blackburn Rovers, got into trouble various times for spitting at opposition players and fans, and was dubbed "lower than a sewer rat" by Neil Warnock?
6. Which former Everton player turned coach, known for his ability in the air, was sentenced to imprisonment in HMP Barlinnie for headbutting a fellow player?
7. What form of assault did Luis Suarez commit against Branislav Ivanovic during a match against Chelsea, and Giorgio Chiellini during the 2014 World Cup?
8. Which Italian player, formerly of Sheffield Wednesday and West Ham United, caused controversy when he declared himself a fascist and performed the "Roman salute" in front of Lazio supporters?
9. For which of these offences did the Football Association NOT charge Joey Barton with violent conduct?
10. Gareth Barry racked up a large number of red and yellow cards while at Everton but his bad behaviour didn't stop when he left them for West Bromwich Albion. What did Barry and three of his West Brom team mates steal on a drunken night out in Barcelona?
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