Click for larger image Match Of The Day (Part Recording)
1977
Click for larger image An end of programme link from Jimmy Hill.

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17.02.1979
Click for larger image From 17th February 1979

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1980
Click for larger image Jimmy Hill welcomes us to the 1980 Christmas edition of MOTD

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26.12.1986
Click for larger image MOTD was on Sunday afternoons. Alternating with ITV for the coverted Saturday night slot. Here Jimmy Hill (with beard) introduces a scoreboard inspired title sequence.

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1987
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1991
Click for larger image ITV had the League rights so MOTD only appeared on Saturday nights when the FA Cup was taking place so the programme was renamed “Match Of The Day – The Road To Wembley.”

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1993
Click for larger image The classic theme from the BBC's Match of the Day. This set of titles contains glimpses of MOTD titles of the past. The BBC faced uproar one year when a new arrangement of the theme tune was aired. The BBC received so many complaints, the original was re-instated.

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21.12.1996
Click for larger image A new set of titles was introduced for the new BBC Sport logo which was introduced that summer.

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1997
Click for larger image Des is here for your weekly football-fest with a bombardment of goals for your Saturday night viewing pleasure.

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2000
Click for larger image Ray Stubbs sits in to present highlights of the FA Cup semi-finals

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2001
Click for larger image The BBC got back the FA contract in 2001, which included the return to terrestrial television, after a decade with Sky, of live coverage of England's home internationals.

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2002
Click for larger image Press red for interactive coverage of MOTD's live coverage of England v Macedonia.
 
(Clip recorded by Matt Howe)


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2006
Click for larger image Another crucial England international hosted by Gary Linekar. Mind you, they’re all crucial aren’t they,

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2007
Click for larger image The titles for the BBC1 edition of Match of the Day

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2007
Click for larger image The titles for the BBC2 edition of Match of the Day

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2008
Click for larger image Gary Linekar introduces live coverage of England's ill-fated attempt to qualify for Euro 2008.
 
(Clip recorded by Matt Howe)


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