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Tag Archives: BBC

Previewing The Eagerly-Anticipated Film ‘Marvellous’

Posted on by Ian Cransons Knees

I wrote an article last season sparked by foreign ownership and community about a long standing Stoke City cult hero, Neil “Nello” Baldwin. Nello had just been awarded an honorary degree degree by Keele University in recognition of his positive … Continue reading

World Cup 2010 Video Montages from ABC, BBC and ITV

Posted on by Christopher Harris

On the final episode of the World Cup Buzz Podcast this week, analyst Laurence McKenna mentioned how he was looking forward to the World Cup video montages that are often created and distributed on YouTube. While more will be certainly … Continue reading

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BBC 5 Live Launches Big Mexican Wave Campaign for 2010 World Cup

Posted on by Christopher Harris

Today marks the launch of a brand-new campaign by BBC Five Live to encourage soccer fans to create the mother of all Mexican Waves from around the world. To launch the campaign, BBC Five Live collected snapshots of key individuals … Continue reading

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Special 1 TV Returns: BBC3 Trailer

Posted on by Christopher Harris

The trailer for the upcoming relaunch of Special 1 TV, this time on BBC 3, has been launched (see above video). While I’m excited about the show coming back on the airwaves, I must say that I am very underwhelmed … Continue reading

Special 1 TV Returning to TV Courtesy of BBC 3

Posted on by Christopher Harris

Special 1 TV, the cult TV show that was a hit on Setanta Sports from December 2007 until May 2009, is making a triumphant return to the airwaves this June courtesy of BBC. The new show, still under the “Special … Continue reading

BBC Unveils Incredible TV Promo for 2010 World Cup

Posted on by Christopher Harris

Some of the words that come to mind when I view this video are stupendous, incredible and goosebumps. It’s BBC’s promo video for the 2010 World Cup that it’ll be airing across its television channels to get everyone excited about … Continue reading

Why the USA Needs Match Of The Day

Posted on by Christopher Harris

Fans of English soccer in the United States have everything they could possibly wish for: All Premier League games shown live through television and the Internet. A daily UK sports news program from Sky Sports. Matches shown in HD, when … Continue reading

The Football League Show: Parody of BBC TV Show

Posted on by Christopher Harris

For anyone who has watched an episode of The Football League Show on the BBC, you’ll definitely get a kick out of the above video which lampoons the show and the hosts. Even if you haven’t seen the show before, … Continue reading

Stabbing And Major Crowd Trouble Delay Play At Upton Park

Posted on by Dominic Mather

In the build up to, and during, the West Ham/Millwall match violence took hold in and around Upton Park. One man was stabbed in the chest, and a BBC reporter has heard that a second stabbing has occured. Another fan … Continue reading

Tim Lovejoy’s Luck Finally Runs Out On The BBC

Posted on by Paul Bestall

Over the weekend, the BBC gave football fans the length and breadth of the world the news that they’d waited years to hear. Finally, after 13 years of clueless ramblings, smug arrogance and a frighteningly poor knowledge of the game … Continue reading

West Ham Fans To Get A Surprise

Posted on by Paul Bestall

When the final whistle went and those West Ham fans who’d spent most of Saturdays game against Chelsea abusing former old boys, Frank Lampard and John Terry, had disappeared to the pubs around and about, I bet they never thought … Continue reading

Battle Of The Highlight Shows: Match Of The Day vs Premier League Review Show

Posted on by Christopher Harris

Which is the better Premier League highlight show? BBC’s Match Of The Day or TWI’s Premier League Review Show? Millions of people around the world watch the highlight packages that feature the best bits of each Premier League match, so … Continue reading

EPL Talk Featured In The New York Times

Posted on by Christopher Harris

If you’re visiting EPL Talk after reading the article in The New York Times or International Herald Tribune, welcome. The goal of EPL Talk is to provide you with daily news and analysis of the Premier League.  We have a … Continue reading

Why Sky Sports News Sucks

Posted on by Christopher Harris

Thought for the day: If you were an alien that landed on earth and were forced to watch the Sky Sports News program “Through The Night,” would you know that the biggest sporting event in the world waa taking place, … Continue reading

Appearance On BBC Radio 5 & World Football Phone-In Show

Posted on by Christopher Harris

For those of you who may have missed it, I had the pleasure of being on the BBC this past weekend for more than two hours. For the first five minutes, I was interviewed by BBC Five Live’s Dotun Adebayo … Continue reading

BBC Five Live Radio Interview Tonight

Posted on by Christopher Harris

Good news. I’m scheduled to be interviewed tonight at 9:20pm ET (2:20am GMT) on BBC Radio Five Live on the topic of EPL Talk’s free EPL travel guide. Dotun Adebayo, host of the World Football Phone-In Show, will be conducting … Continue reading

Euro 2008 Coverage Has Failed To Match The Tournament

Posted on by Josh Allen

Having watched most of Euro 2008 spread out between the BBC and ITV I have come to the conclusion that both channels need a major shake up in the ways they cover sport. Both sides irritate people with different aspects … Continue reading

Euro 2008 Coverage By Sky Sports Is Pathetic

Posted on by Christopher Harris

Right now, football fans throughout Europe and around the world are riveted to Euro 2008. But if you’ve watched “Through The Night” the past few days, you’ll have noticed that Sky Sports has led with different stories and relegated Euro … Continue reading