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However, Paul Armstrong, who edited MOTD
for 15 years, proves beyond doubt that the accusations are false.
"I've had a text from MOTD
's panellist Alan Shearer asking me how the training has been going," he said.
"I'm the longest-serving member on the MOTD
team," adds John.
But he is not the only one of the current MOTD
regulars to receive the hairdyer treatment from viewers.
He tweeted: "MOTD
showing the Young handball but don't show the Newcastle player almost catch the ball in his box.
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Ex-England and Spurs striker Gary had tweeted way back last December that if The Foxes won the Premier League he would front the first MOTD
of the new season in his underwear.
No more highlights on MOTD
, just a few minutes on the League Show.
He pulled out of hosting Match of the Day on BBC1, telling his 4.2 million Twitter followers: "I won't be doing MOTD
Even in today's world of illegal streaming, instant goal alerts and an over-supply of live football, MotD
retains a unique place in football fans' hearts.
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