The beeb’s World Cup offerings were a draw for the corporation.
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England historic World Cup penalty shootout with Colombia win peaks with 24.4m.
Big Sam Allardyce Set To Pull The Pints In The William Hill Arms while Music is to be performed by Fat Les.
BBC Radio 5 live will be offering the perfect tonic to another disappointing summer for English football fans with a week of special programming to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the 1966 World Cup win.
The host nation found itself in a dramatic penalty shoot-out against Chile on Saturday in the first knock-out stage game of the tournament.
At one point during yesterday’s match, 20 million viewers tuned into to witness England lose their second game.
Thierry Henry has signed for the BBC’s World Cup coverage in Brazil this coming summer during his break in the MLS season.
UKTV’s Dave is to air a six part international series titled Kia’s Road to Rio, in the lead up to next year’s FIFA World Cup in Brazil.
Former England Captain Rio Ferdinand will be part of the BBC punditry team at the 2014 World Cup in Brazil.