Accusations are flying regarding why Lionel Messi and Gerardo Martino have stepped down from their positions with the Argentine national football team, but we have it on good authority that the real reason – bizarrely under-reported by the media – is that they want to devote more time to brushing up on their geography, world history and mythology in preparation for an assault on the one thing that continues to elude them: a Buenos Aires Pub Quiz title. Whether you fancy yourself as a Messi of trivia or fear you’re more of a Gonzalo Higuaín figure in that crucial final round, you can come along and enjoy yourself again this Monday, 11th July. Okay, you might not actually get to meet Messi or Martino. But then again, no-one can say with absolute 100% certainty that they won’t be there…



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The rules:

  • All questions are in English
  • Three rounds of 10 general knowledge questions, one alphabet-themed round of 25 questions
  • Teams of up to 6 people allowed
  • AR$20 per person
  • Prizes for the winners and runners-up

The quiz will take place on Monday 11th July, starting at 7:30pm at La Cigale: 25 de Mayo 597 (corner of Tucumán).

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