Gary Lineker has signed a new five-year deal with the BBC.
The Match of the Day host has committed his future to the corporation until 2025, despite a 23 per cent pay cut.
Lineker said: “I love working with the BBC, and am very proud to continue to be a part of their outstanding football team.
“I’m looking forward to the next five years – with a European Championship and World Cup on the horizon, it’s exciting times for me and the team.”
BBC Head of TV Sport Philip Bernie added: “Gary is the outstanding football presenter of his time.
“The BBC is extremely pleased to have him leading our coverage so exceptionally for another five years.”
More to follow.