Yorkshire news England fans fuming at 'disgraceful' BBC coverage as Gary Lineker apologises PremierLeague-News.Com

PremierLeague-News.Com - Shortly before kick-off football fans said they were unable to get online or open the app

Yorkshire news England fans fuming at 'disgraceful' BBC coverage as Gary Lineker apologises PremierLeague-News.Com

PremierLeague-News.Com - Shortly before kick-off football fans said they were unable to get online or open the app

Yorkshire news England fans fuming at 'disgraceful' BBC coverage as Gary Lineker apologises PremierLeague-News.Com
21 November 2022 - 16:01

PremierLeague-News.Com - Breaking Sport Transfer News ! BBC presenter Gary Lineker was forced to apologise to football fans as BBC iPlayer goes down during England's World Cup opening match. The BBC’s iPlayer stopped working during England’s first World Cup match, against Iran on Monday and Gary said the channel was working to fix the problem. Shortly before kick-off football fans said they were unable to get online or open the app. Gary told viewers: “Apologies if you’ve had any iPlayer difficulties in that first half, we’re working to fix them”. READ MORE: Alex Scott wears One Love armband live on BBC in show of defiance against FIFA Despite the 6-2 win, BBC viewers were far from impressed with the disruption as they went straight to social media to share their frustration. @RJ97__ Tweeted: What a start to England's world cup” Fans stuck outside the ground and now iPlayer down in the UK.” @Syr1nT commented: “IPlayer is down because footie t****, just trying to watch some dr who. Am well sad.” Gary Lineker was forced to apologise for BBC iPlayer coverage (Image: BBC) @rosieatlarge wrote: “Can’t believe iPlayer is down because so many of you are streaming the World Cup, some of us want to see what rubbish Christmas movies they have.” @csdspencer said: “#bbciplayer only time I wanna make use of my TV licence and BBC iplayer is down.” @SiPetereit fumed: “BBC iplayer going down at this time...

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.” @jph_92 wrote: “Can’t even watch the England game because of iPlayer being down. Even more reason to scrap the licence fee.” @f1_louise asked: “Why is BBC iPlayer down? I just wanna binge fleabag.” @viama commented: “Argh. BBC iPlayer down on a workday World Cup. Not ideal.” @SteveWatkiss added: “Signed into my virgin TV app to be told I need IPlayer to watch the footy at work but IPlayer is down. Fantastic work BBC.” Send a message to the England team by posting on our World Cup cheer map here! The disruption comes as Alex Scott was spotted wearing the OneLove armband live on BBC after England decided against wearing them at the World Cup in Qatar. England captain Harry Kane and captains of six other nations were planning to make the gesture and wear the armbands at the World Cup in Qatar however opted against wearing it after being threatened with a yellow card. The late decision from the FA has been heavily criticised but Alex did not follow suit and took her opportunity to sport the rainbow armband. Read next: Get breaking news by email by signing up to our newsletters Heartbreak as mum and dad die weeks apart leaving their two young child behind DWP confirms £900, £300 and £150 cost of living payment and who is eligible for them Gareth Southgate's secluded Yorkshire home is so well hidden nobody realises he lives there Vanessa Feltz urges Brits to get their flu jab as she reveals her daughter is seriously ill in hospital Read More Related Articles ITV I'm a Celeb's Matt Hancock 'banned' from Jonathan Ross Show Read More Related Articles Alex Scott wears One Love armband live on BBC in show of defiance against FIFA

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