SWINDON Town manager Richie Wellens turned 40 on Thursday. So to celebrate, we've created a short quiz about the man himself.

Let us know how you did in the comments below.

1. In total, how much did Richie Wellens command in transfer fees throughout his entire playing career?

A. £1.2 million    B. £1.5 million    C. £1.8 million

2. Which current League Two club did Richie Wellens finish his playing career with?

A. Macclesfield Town    B. Salford City    C. Oldham Athletic

3. Which club did Richie Wellens make his professional debut against during a League Cup game in 2000?

A. Birmingham City    B. Leicester City    C. Aston Villa

4. Of the eight different clubs that Richie Wellens played for throughout his career, with whom did he make the highest number of appearances?

A. Blackpool    B. Leicester City    C. Oldham Athletic

5. Richie Wellens played over 600 professional games in his career – but how many times was he sent off?

A. 7    B. 8    C. 9

6. Which of these TV shows or films has Richie Wellens NOT referenced during an interview as Swindon Town manager?

A. Rocky Balboa    B. Only Fools and Horses    C. The Great Escape

7. Who was Richie Wellens’ first signing as Swindon Town manager?

A. Danny Rose    B. Tom Broadbent    C. Canice Carroll

8. Richie Wellens featured in a PFA Team of the Year how many times during his playing career?

A. 3    B. 4    C. 5

9. Richie Wellens’ managerial debut for Swindon Town ended in a 4-0 home defeat to Carlisle United – but who did Town beat in Wellens’ second game in charge?

A. Port Vale    B. Stevenage    C. Newport County

10. In his 13 appearances, how many goals did Richie Wellens score against Swindon Town as a player?

A. 0    B. 1    C. 2


1. A

2. A

3. C

4. A

5. B

6. C

7. C

8. A

9. A

10. B