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Gary Lineker's joke about Jamie Carragher leads to Twitter spat

Amid the fallout that ensued after Jamie Carragher's saliva-based indiscretion over the weekend, fellow footballer-turned-media-figure Gary Lineker managed to get himself embroiled in a Twitter spat (pun intended) on Monday. The Match of the Day and BT Sport host attempted to make light of the Carragher scandal by referencing the shamed pundit being dropped for Sky Sports' coverage...
9 days ago

Teen becomes first Englishman to play for Barca since Lineker 29 years ago

Teenager Marcus McGuane becomes the first Englishman to play for Barcelona since Gary Lineker 29 years ago.
Via BBC Sport
15 days ago

Gary Lineker keeps promise to host Match of the Day in underwear

Last December, Gary Lineker, host of BBC’s Match of the Day and former Leicester City player made a promise to host his show in undies if his old club won the Premier League title. YES! If Leicester win the @premierleague I'll do the first MOTD of next season in just my undies. — Gary Lineker (@GaryLineker) December 14, 2015 As we all know, they did win after Tottenham failed...
Via Sportsnaut
August 13, 2016  |  Discuss

Brief encounters of a Lineker kind and other wagers

Leicester’s title win means English fans are set to see rather more of ex-striker Gary Lineker than they bargained for. UEFA.com celebrates some top wagers. The post Brief encounters of a Lineker kind and other wagers appeared first on TheSoccerDaily.com.
Via The Soccer Daily
May 02, 2016  |  Discuss

Barton denies Lineker accusation

Joey Barton has denied trying to deflect attention away from his behaviour at Manchester City as he waited to learn whether faced a nine-match ban. QPR midfielder Barton apologised again on Monday morning for his red card and subsequent actions in his side's 3-2 defeat on Sunday which marred City's sensational Barclays Premier League title win and their opponents' survival celebrations...
Via Fox Soccer
May 14, 2012  |  Discuss

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