Gary Lineker

Ariana Grande, Adele And ‘Gogglebox’ Among Nominees At The 2017 Diversity In Media Awards

The Huffington Post | Matt Bagwell | Posted 28.06.2017 | UK Entertainment

Fresh from helping to organise and appearing at the One Love Manchester concert, Ariana Grande is one of the nominees at the 2017 Diversity In Media A...

Celebrities Share Messages Of Support After London Mosque Attack

The Huffington Post | Ashley Percival | Posted 19.06.2017 | UK Entertainment

Stars including Scarlett Moffatt, Piers Morgan and Gary Lineker have reacted in sadness, anger and defiance at the apparent terrorist attack in Finsbu...

Celebrities React To Hung Parliament General Election 2017 Result

The Huffington Post | Matt Bagwell | Posted 09.06.2017 | UK Entertainment

The country is waking up to the news that the General Election has resulted in a hung parliament, with Theresa May falling short of an overall majorit...

Gary Lineker And Piers Morgan In Twitter Spat Over Nuclear War

The Huffington Post | Sarah Harris1 | Posted 03.06.2017 | UK

A special edition of BBC Question Time on Friday night saw an audience somewhat preoccupied with the issue of the nuclear deterrent give Jeremy Corbyn...

14 Guest Hosts We Think Could Save 'The Nightly Show'

The Huffington Post | Daniel Welsh | Posted 06.04.2017 | UK Entertainment

We don’t think it’s unfair to say that the first series of ‘The Nightly Show’ wasn’t exactly a slam-dunk for ITV. While viewers had plenty t...

FA Urged To Investigate David Moyes Over BBC 'Slap' Comment

The Huffington Post | Steven Hopkins | Posted 03.04.2017 | UK

A domestic abuse charity has called for the Football Association to investigate Sunderland boss David Moyes for threatening to “slap” a female rep...

Redknapp And Souness Hit New Depths, Mings Needs To Watch Where He Is Running And Harry Kane Is A This Season Wonder

Chris Darwen | Posted 06.03.2017 | UK Sport
Chris Darwen

One saving grace for the likes of Leicester, Bournemouth and Boro has to be the fact that Sunderland are surely halfway up the creek with no paddles whatsoever. Jermain Defoe crashed a shot against the bar but you just knew that a very average City side were going to score eventually, and they did. If I was feeling generous I would say that is what a good side can do, play badly and win. But I'm not feeling generous.

Today's Tales: Jose, The Community Shield Does NOT Count

Chris Darwen | Posted 01.03.2017 | UK Sport
Chris Darwen

What a week in football. We started with #PieGate, we slipped into #ClaudioGate, had Stoke unable to #ShutTheGate live on Sky TV and then, finally, #Z...

Ross Kemp Defends Celebrities Commenting On The Migrant Crisis, Including Gary Lineker And Lily Allen

The Huffington Post | Rachel McGrath | Posted 16.02.2017 | UK Entertainment

Ross Kemp has defended celebrities including Gary Lineker and Lily Allen, who have been criticised for weighing in on the migrant crisis. While many f...

Can Special Relationships Survive Political Differences?

Sabina Frediani | Posted 15.02.2017 | UK Politics
Sabina Frediani

Choosing friends who are like-minded doesn't mean protecting yourself in a bubble and refusing to listen to other perspectives. But I'm not surprised that all around me, I see people forming tribes, just as politicians do. I believe that we need to get out of our comfort zones, to keep persuading others but right now, when the darkest of forces have won this round, it feels safer to stick with those who are on our side.

Gary Lineker Leads Calls To Take More Refugee Children With Open Letter

The Huffington Post | Jack Sommers | Posted 13.02.2017 | UK

Gary Lineker is among the celebrities who have signed an open letter to Theresa May telling her not to stop letting in lone child refugees under the D...

Daily Mail Fails To See Irony In Its Latest Gary Lineker Smear Attempt

The Huffington Post | Christopher York | Posted 09.02.2017 | UK

The ongoing feud between Gary Lineker and the Daily Mail escalated on Thursday as the newspaper presented old news about tax avoidance as a fresh smea...

Gary Lineker Clashes With Piers Morgan Over Beckham 'Blackmail Hack'

The Huffington Post | George Bowden | Posted 06.02.2017 | UK

Piers Morgan and Gary Lineker have clashed over the apparent hacking of David Beckham’s private emails. The former Daily Mirror editor responded to ...

Gary Lineker Thinks Homework Should Be Banned Because Kids Get Stressed

The Huffington Post | Amy Packham | Posted 27.01.2017 | UK Parents

Gary Lineker thinks homework should be banned for kids. The 56-year-old ‘Match of the Day’ host, who is dad to George, 24, Harry, 22, Tobias, 20, ...

Gary Lineker's 'Dead Brexit Voters' Joke Sparks Total Outrage From Leave Camp

The Huffington Post | Christopher York | Posted 19.12.2016 | UK

Gary Lineker has been accused of “mocking the elderly” and “promoting anti-Brexit propaganda” after making a joke while presenting Have I Got ...

Nicky Morgan Was Replaced By This Leather Bag After She Pulled Out Of HIGNFY

The Huffington Post | Jack Sommers | Posted 16.12.2016 | UK

Nicky Morgan has been skewered on Have I Got News For You, after she pulled out of appearing at short notice amid her ‘Trousergate’ row with There...

Nicky Morgan Was Replaced By This Leather Bag After She Pulled Out Of HIGNFY

The Huffington Post | Jack Sommers | Posted 16.12.2016 | UK

Nicky Morgan has been skewered on Have I Got News For You, after she pulled out of appearing at short notice amid her ‘Trousergate’ row with There...

Gary Lineker Puts The Boot Into Fifa Over Wales Being Disciplined For Fans' Poppies

The Huffington Post | Steven Hopkins | Posted 23.11.2016 | UK

Gary Lineker has expressed disbelief at news that Fifa has opened disciplinary proceedings against Wales for supporters in the stands and a member of ...

Gary Lineker And Lily Allen Lead Chorus Of Applause Over Lego Ending Daily Mail Deal

The Huffington Post | Steven Hopkins | Posted 15.11.2016 | UK

Lego has ended its relationship with the Daily Mail following a campaign to stop brands from buying ad space in tabloid newspapers. Stop Funding Hate...

Gary Lineker Confirms Talks With Walkers Over Advertising In The Sun

The Huffington Post | George Bowden | Posted 11.11.2016 | UK

Gary Lineker has suggested Walkers Crisps should end its relationship with The Sun after a spat with the tabloid media over the portrayal of child ref...

Gary Lineker Dismantles Ukip's Suzanne Evans Over 'Fascist' Article 50 Judges Remarks

The Huffington Post | Christopher York | Posted 07.11.2016 | UK

JK Rowling and Gary Lineker have led criticism of Ukip’s Suzanne Evans after she suggested judges should be subject to “democratic control” in t...

Gary Lineker's Feud With The Daily Mail Just Escalated With 'Laughable' 'Smear' Article

The Huffington Post | Christopher York | Posted 05.11.2016 | UK

Gary Lineker has branded a “smear” article by the Daily Mail “utter lies” and “laughable”. Saturday’s edition of the paper carries an ar...

Gary Lineker Leads The Charge Against Tabloids' 'Barmy' Fury Over Brexit Legal Challenge

The Huffington Post | Sarah Harris1 | Posted 04.11.2016 | UK

A number of Friday’s front pages have been lambasted for their hyperbolic headlines on the successful legal challenge to the triggering of Article 5...

Good For Gary Lineker, Taking On The Daily Mail

Bob Morgan | Posted 03.11.2016 | UK
Bob Morgan

The Daily Mail seems to be doing it's usual bit towards xenophobia and racial hatred in the UK. As has been reported - the printed Daily Mail yeste...

Gary Lineker Leads Outrage Over 'Disgusting' Daily Mail Front Page Shaming Foreign Truckers

The Huffington Post | Christopher York | Posted 02.11.2016 | UK

Gary Lineker has led outrage over a Daily Mail front page that appears to suggest only foreign truck drivers are endangering lives whilst using mobil...