Women's football on the BBC

Discussion in 'Sports, Adventure Training and Events' started by velcrostripes, Jul 11, 2013.

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  1. I cannot believe the amount of airtime the BBC are devoting to advertising let alone showing this drivel , as if it is even going to vaguely compete with the Ashes over on Sky.
    If the viewing figures even get into four figures it will be a miracle .
    The government really should look at getting rid of the licence fee and cut the BBC loose for once and for all .
    After all , it all gets pissed away on golden handshakes , moving locations and exhorbitant appearance fees , rather than decent telly, especially sport .
  2. Be quiet. I have every Swedish match on 'Series Link'.
  3. all waiting to see if they swop shirts at the end of the game=D
  4. The standards are getting much better, but without a strong interest at domestic level, it's always going to lag behind the men's game in entertainment value

    FORMER_FYRDMAN LE Book Reviewer

    Domestic interest will never be strong enough to overcome the fact that it's complete shoite. The current interest of the BBC is entirely driven by a combination of fanatical feminists of lesbian bent and the primal fear they inspire in 5 Live journalists, for whom periodically praising the limited footballing skills of a tattooed asbo-dodger is a small price to pay for backstage access to real sporting events.
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  6. What would you rather have? 22 Premiership tits mincing around the pitch-or 44 tits doing much the same?

    FORMER_FYRDMAN LE Book Reviewer

    Whatever the activity, it's not unreasonable to expect those you're paying good money to watch to be considerably better at what they're doing than you are/were at the same age.
  8. Hmm. You've not lived on Earth very long, have you?

    FORMER_FYRDMAN LE Book Reviewer

    I presume then that you're poor and unrecognised because of some deeply held belief?
  10. Aww - are your little boys pants in a twist over the fact that womens sports are getting some airtime?

    Lets face facts here - the premiership is full of poncy, mercenary whores who have little love of the game and even less loyalty to their team.
    If you want to enjoy a really good game of football you would be better off finding a conference league team where the players aren't afraid to say hello the fans and whose ego isn't matched only by their paychecks.

    FORMER_FYRDMAN LE Book Reviewer

    No, we're getting upset about the Establishment's insistence that we take them seriously and the waste of money involved.

    Oh, and if you really enjoy a good game of anything, go and play one.
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  12. I have absolutely no idea what you are on about.
  13. is there any other reason to watch it ?
  14. well for at least two days this football will turn into rage, sobbing and eating chocolate at halftime, then shoplifting in the club shop!