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BBC to scrap Match of the Day in favour of FIFA2012

BBC officials announced today that they will no longer be showing Match of the Day in its current format and will replace the show with EA Sports’ award-winning FIFA2012 game. The move comes after researchers from the BBC Archive Unit analysed 20 years of MOTD commentary and realised nobody would be any the wiser.

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Posted: Nov 18th, 2011
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BBC to save money by showing blokes watching programmes instead of programmes

blokes on sofa getting better deals by threatening to go to ITV‘Viewers of Final Score seem happy enough to watch other people watching football matches, so we’ll expand the idea to other BBC programmes.’

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Posted: Nov 5th, 2010
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Alan Shearer ‘most honest person in UK’ confirms BBC

Match of the Day fixture Alan Shearer fought off a strong challenge from fellow soccer pundits to be crowned the UK’s person most likely ‘to be honest’.

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Posted: Jul 21st, 2010
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Football pundit astounds literary critics with use of seasonal imagery

Mark Lawrenson is the toast of London literary society

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Posted: Dec 21st, 2008
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