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 Friday, June 30, 2006

 World Cup (neighbours) quiz: There are 32 countries taking part in the 2006 World Cup. Can you identify them from this list of 'countries next-door'? For each participating nation I've listed (up to) two of the neighbouring countries with which they share a land border. Can you identify all 32 competing countries? Quick, before the quarter finals kick off.
For example, if China had been in the World Cup the clue might have been "India, Mongolia". But they're not.

  1) Albania, Romania
  2) Andorra, Portugal
  3) Austria, Slovakia
  4) Belarus, Romania
  5) Belgium, Denmark
  6) Belgium, Germany
  7) Bosnia Herzegovinia, Hungary      
  8) Finland, Norway
  9) France, Liechenstein
10) Germany, Lithuania
11) Luxembourg, Spain
12) San Marino, Slovenia
13) Scotland, Wales
14) Spain
15) Jordan, Yemen
16) Pakistan, Turkey
17) North Korea
18) Algeria, Libya
19) Benin, Ghana
20) Congo, Namibia
21) Ivory Coast, Togo
22) Liberia, Mali
23) Canada, Mexico
24) Guatemala, USA
25) Nicaragua, Panama
26) Bolivia, Brazil
27) Bolivia, Chile
28) Colombia, Peru
29) Uruguay, Venezuela
30) no neighbours
31) no neighbours
32) no neighbours

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