🚨Gary Lineker breaks his silence as the BBC finally backdown..

Posted by

The former England and Leicester striker Gary Lineker has released a statement on his twitter today welcoming the news that he will return to BBC after his suspension was scrapped by the national broadcaster to the UK.

“After a surreal few days, I’m delighted that we have navigated a way through this. I want to thank you all for the incredible support, particularly my colleagues at BBC Sport, for the remarkable show of solidarity. Football is a team game but their backing was overwhelming. 1/4”

“I have been presenting sport on the BBC for almost 3 decades and am immeasurably proud to work with the best and fairest broadcaster in the world. I cannot wait to get back in the MOTD chair on Saturday. 2/4”

MORE HERE: 🚨 Truly heartbreaking news has been announced about Alejandro Garnacho 💔

Good to see the former Barcelona striker back, Saturday evenings just wouldn’t be same without him. That was a bit of a mess from the BBC..

More Stories BBC Gary Lineker Match of the Day