"Our thanks to Guinness for clearing that up, that's tremendous news. We would probably have had to rebrand a lot of our stuff because it has 'world record holders' on it."
-- Arbroath FC
chairman John Christison
after Guinness World Record would not confirm a 44-1 victory by Ecuadoran third division team Pelileo Sporting Club as the record for the most goals scored in a soccer
game. Arbroath FC's 36-0 win over Bob Accord in 1885 still stands as the world record for a "first-class" match, defined as "top-level professional, international, or preeminent amateur [Olympic]
soccer." (BBC Sport