The former professional footballer is rumoured to be taking over from Sue Barker on the long running BBC sports quiz show.
The former footballer is the corporation's top-earning star.
The title of best-selling book on black women and success was allegedly used without the authors' permission.
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The BBC has released details about how much its off-air top earners were paid over the last year. As a row battles on about
But such tweets quickly became drowned out by Lineker’s critics. The BBC’s figures also showed a large disparity in gender
There are no exams to pass, no certificate to receive. The hardest part of becoming a sports commentator is getting the opportunity. You can practice skills at home, but you'll never know if you are any good or not until you actually start speaking into the microphone on-air with the game unfolding live in front of you.
The Scot is a three-time winner of the trophy.
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