Words are old hat. Emojis are the way forward, folks. They're quick, easy to use and.... OK – they can be pretty difficult to understand at times.
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But that is exactly why we have created a football themed emoji quiz. We want to put your knowledge to the test.
Get ready to ask your friends, family and forgotten work colleagues for help.
Some of these are very tricky. Hats off if you manage to get all 16, but there's no shame in admitting defeat.
What makes it all the more frustrating is that you know these names. Every. Single. One.
Let us know how you get on – and don't forget to share with your mates.
You can take the quiz below. But remember, the clock is ticking....