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      DIVISION 1    1975/76
     
  Leading League goalscorer:
Ted MacDougall
 (Norwich City)
 23  goals

'The Great First Division Drama' saw a last match confrontation between Wolves - who needed to win to have a chance of avoiding relegation - and Liverpool - who needed a victory to guarantee the title. Wolves were leading 1-0 with 15 minutes remaining, but lost 1-3.

Chris Nichol equaled an unusual record by scoring 4 goals in the Leicester v Aston Villa fixture - 2 for each side! Own goals 

  P W D L F A Pts
    Results 1 Liverpool 42 23 14 5 66 31 60
    Results 2 Queens Park Rangers 42 24 11 7 67 33 59
    Results 3 Manchester United 42 23 10 9 68 42 56
    Results 4 Derby County 42 21 11 10 75 58 53
    Results 5 Leeds United 42 21 9 12 65 46 51
    Results 6 Ipswich Town 42 16 14 12 54 48 46
    Results 7 Leicester City 42 13 19 10 48 51 45
    Results 8 Manchester City 42 16 11 15 64 46 43
    Results 9 Tottenham Hotspur 42 14 15 13 63 63 43
    Results 10 Norwich City 42 16 10 16 58 58 42
    Results 11 Everton 42 15 12 15 60 66 42
    Results 12 Stoke City 42 15 11 16 48 50 41
    Results 13 Middlesbrough 42 15 10 17 46 45 40
    Results 14 Coventry City 42 13 14 15 47 57 40
    Results 15 Newcastle United 42 15 9 18 71 62 39
    Results 16 Aston Villa 42 11 17 14 51 59 39
    Results 17 Arsenal 42 13 10 19 47 53 36
    Results 18 West Ham United 42 13 10 19 48 71 36
    Results 19 Birmingham City 42 13 7 22 57 75 33
    Results 20 Wolverhampton Wanderers 42 10 10 22 51 68 30 Relegated
    Results 21 Burnley 42 9 10 23 43 66 28 Relegated
    Results 22 Sheffield United 42 6 10 26 33 82 22 Relegated
   
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Question:

In May 2020 in the TV programme 
Who Wants To Be A Millionaire? 
a contestant took the 500,000 prize rather than risk getting the 1m question wrong. That jackpot question was a sports question - now would you have got it right?

1,000,000
In the history of motor sport, which of these iconic races was held first?
a) Le Mans 24 hours      b) Monaco Grand Priz
c) Indy 500    d) Isle of Man TT


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