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Football to be live on TV for 6 weeks.

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Framilode Fri 29-May-20 09:39:39

As if TV hasn't been dire enough during lockdown I heard that all the outstanding football matches are to be compressed into 6 weeks and shown live on TV.

6 weeks of nothing but football. Aargh, worse than the world cup.

Rosalyn69 Fri 29-May-20 09:47:46

Yes 😁
Can’t wait.

CherryCezzy Fri 29-May-20 09:52:48

Ker-ching! Brilliant! 😀
Can't wait for the season to be up and running again and free to air football!
Very much looking forward to it.

Teetime Fri 29-May-20 10:06:20

Yippee that will give DD2 a break from sport mad SIL.

jusnoneed Fri 29-May-20 10:35:32

Panic not, according to Radio Times site only 4 on the BBC. Plus of course Mr Lineker and friends having to spend time talking about it all after yawn!
Sky have 64 and BT have others.

BladeAnnie Fri 29-May-20 23:58:51

OMG can't wait - the season ticket has been gathering dust and so missed the beautiful game

Jangran99 Sat 30-May-20 00:06:05

Hooray, can’t wait! So glad we have SkyTV⚽️

Sussexborn Sat 30-May-20 00:18:55

Not too bothered as long as I’m not expected to watch it.

Calendargirl Sat 30-May-20 06:37:16

Here’s one who won’t be watching.

Puzzler61 Sat 30-May-20 07:01:27

My husband has missed the live sport and will be happy at that news.
He’s also very happy that, apparently, from Monday (in England) he can play four ball golf (no idea what that is, just know he has boxes of golf balls in the garage).
If he’s happy, I’m happy 😃

Rosalyn69 Sat 30-May-20 07:11:21

My husband is happy too. Two ball golf on Tuesday here in Wales.