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  1. Ugo Ehiogu death: Paul Merson breaks down in tributeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 21 | Daily Mail

    ... was not alone in paying a heartfelt tribute to Ehiogu on Friday, with former Tottenham striker and Match of the Day presenter Gary Lineker describing the former defender as 'such a lovely guy.' Another former Villa team-mate, Lee Hendrie, said: 'Ugo ...


  2. Maharashtra doctors likely to be back at work todayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 4 | The Oak Ridge Observer

    ... mounting calls on social media for protests against Zuma later this week. Former England striker and BBC Match of the Day presenter Gary Lineker also condemned Moyes' behaviour. Sunderland said in a statement that the comments were "not condoned or ...


  3. Gary Lineker pokes fun at rumours ex-wife Danielle Bux has moved back in to their marital homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 4 | IcNetwork

    ... V presenter has been dating American lawyer Nate Greenwald since April 2016, following her divorce from the Match of the Day presenter.


  4. Why is Lineker silent over 400 Walkers staff facing sack?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 31 | Daily Mail

    ... A 1.5million a year from the contract. This is on top of a A 1.8million salary from the BBC for presenting Match of the Day, equivalent to A 51,000 per episode, contributing to his estimated net worth of A 30million. 'He was mentioned in one of the ...


  5. Alan Sugar Pledges A 5,000 To Silence Piers Morgan On Twitter For Comic ReliefRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 22, 2017 |

    ... Arsenal, also pledged to wear a Tottenham Hotspur shirt all day if donations reached the A 50k mark. 'Match of the Day' presenter Gary Lineker promptly went in for A 2,000, and other celebs in the shape of Robbie Savage, Gary Neville and Emma Freud ...


  6. Austrian TV pundits "do a Gary Lineker" after...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 10, 2017 |

    ... "do a Gary Lineker" and strip to their boxers if Barca came back and won. Lineker, of course, presented Match of the Day in his pants after his beloved Leicester City won the Premier League last season, but the Austrian panel looked a little bit ...


  7. Gary Lineker boasts of new 1.2bn BT Sport TV deal which angry fans brand - kick in teeth'Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 6, 2017 | Daily Star

    ... and highlights of all Champions League games from 2018/19 to 2020/21. But he is also the face of the BBC's Match Of The Day and angry fans rapped his lack of loyalty to free-to-air channels on social media, with one tweeting: "Sure this is great for ...


  8. Manchester United boss Jose Mourinho interviewed by Gary Lineker for BBC's Premier League showRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 6, 2017 |

    Ahead of clashes with Rostov and Chelsea, Mourinho has sat down for a chat with the Match of the Day host Manchester United are still fighting on four fronts but lost ground in the race for Champions League qualification with a draw with Bournemouth on Saturday. Next up is a trip to Russia to face Rostov in the Europa League before the FA Cup clash with Chelsea.


  9. Remembering glory days with Claudio Ranieri in HinckleyRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 1, 2017 | Hinckley Times

    ... assistant coach Craig Shakespeare - although it may have felt a hollow victory for many. Former footballer, Match of the Day presenter Gary Lineker, who visited Hinckley to find out about his impoverished ancestors for the TV genealogy programme Who ...


  10. Cowdrey row over playing time throws Kent link into doubtRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 24, 2017 | Daily Mail

    ... proposed renovations to the golf-club practice ground. Could it be that Michelle is protesting only because Match of the Day host and self-acclaimed current affairs expert Lineker plays golf there? It doesn't help the build-up to the first Grand ...


  11. Backstabbed by stars and board, Ranieri deserved better from LeicesterRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 24, 2017 | Sporting News

    ... to have been made look foolish by the Italian's subsequent success, even fulfilling his promise to present 'Match of the Day' in his underwear if Leicester pulled off the greatest title triumph in football history. And that was the thing: Leicester ...


  12. Leicester sack Ranieri - reactionRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 24, 2017 | World Soccer

    ... to be keen on the return of the Italian's predecessor, Nigel Pearson. Former England striker and current Match of the Day presenter, Gary Lineker, who began his career at Leicester and is a lifelong supporter, described the decision as ...


  13. You'll never guess what Man United star Juan Mata bought Gary...Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 24, 2017 | Daily Star

    ... the beginning of last season that if Leicester won the Premier League he would present the first episode of Match of the Day in just his boxers. IT'S not just Gary Lineker who made a crazy promise... check out these other footy fans who could be ...


  14. Tony Cottee: Claudio Ranieri sacking was panic decision by LeicesterRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 23, 2017 | The Belfast Telegraph

    ... when the news of Ranieri's departure first broke. The former Leicester and England striker and current Match of the Day presenter first tweeted: "Claudio Ranieri? Sacked? Really? Dilly Ding Dilly Game's Gone." After the club confirmed the news he ...


  15. MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 17, 2017 | Yahoo!

    ... to the 2006 tournament. His working relationship with the Olympics lasted even longer. More of that later. Match of the Day, the BBC's famous Saturday night programme, had an established No.1 and No.2 in John Motson and Barry Davies , both of whom I ...


  16. Diego Maradona's hotel room raided amid claims footie legend hit girlfriendRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 15, 2017 | Daily Star

    ... tch! Forward Gary Lineker has had the brightest career in television following his football days as host of Match of the Day


  17. Bayern Munich tie could make or break Arsenal's season, claims Gary LinekerRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 13, 2017 |

    ... if Arsenal are knocked out in the last 16 by Bayern Munich. The BT Sport European football anchorman and Match of the Day host said: "They were unlucky with the draw, as they have been consistently over the last few years, but they are not playing ...


  18. Why Aston Villa will rue the day they allowed this player to leaveRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 13, 2017 | IcWalsall

    The club didn't put up a fight when Middlesbrough came calling during the summer - but are they living to regret that decision? Aston Villa fans are having to get used to setting their Saturday television reminders for 9pm to watch their team sink to new depths. What they would rather be doing is arriving home after a fun-filled victorious day at Villa Park to watch the highlights on Match of the Day, but those days seem to be evaporating into the distance.


  19. Gary Lineker: I've spent time with Juan Mata... this is what h...Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 12, 2017 | Daily Star

    The Match of the Day host interviewed Mata for a TV show this week and was left impressed at his attitude. Lineker said: "I met him the other day.


  20. Leicester beat Derby, but BBC pundits rage over weak teamsRead the original story

    Feb 9, 2017 | The First Post

    Marcin Wasilewski and Andy King of Leicester take on Bradley Johnson of Derby in the FA Cup fourth round replay Two goals in extra-time saw Leicester win at home for the first time this year but their FA Cup fourth-round replay still prompted a storm of criticism, reports The Sun. The game was shown live on the BBC, but Match of the Day pundits Alan Shearer, Martin O'Neill and Robbie Savage did little to build the tie up and accused Leicester boss Claudio Ranieri and his Derby counterpart Steve McClaren of undermining the famous competition by making 18 combined changes to their line-ups.