Viewers are blown away by “awakened”, “terrible” and “too politically correct” Channel 4 coverage of England’s League of Nations match with Germany – after a broadcaster took over ITV’s rights to host the Three Lions World Cup.
- TV viewers denounce Channel 4 coverage of England’s Nations League
- The TV channel won the right to show all the international matches of the Three Lions
- Channel 4 will broadcast England’s games on free-to-air television until 2024
The TV channel – currently British Sports Network of the Year – defeated competitors ITV and Sky Sports for the right to show all the country’s international matches, it was announced in April, in a first expedition into men’s football.
The deal will see England play in the Nations League, European Championship qualifiers and international friends on free-to-air television until 2024, with all previous games of the Nations League of the Three Lions in the Sky.
Channel 4 has done well with several high profile events like Emma Radacanu US Open win and the exciting final of last year’s F1 season, and is famous for his strong coverage of Paralympics since 2012.
However, it was under intense criticism from viewers over coverage of the Three Lions Nations League clash with Germany in Munich.
One fan encrypted: ‘Sorry, but moving it to Channel 4 is awful, too computer.
TV viewers clicked on Channel 4’s “terrible” coverage of England’s Nations League match
‘Pougatch, Keane, Wright and Emma Hayes are all on ITV much better, I like Emma Hayes, she knows her stuff.
‘This new lot is pleasing to the awakened, snowflake computer brigade.’
Another said: ‘Channel 4 Football Meeting:’ This is very new for us having International Football, let’s make it as fresh and different as possible, what a great opportunity.
‘Well, fuck it – let’s make it as awake as possible.’ Meeting Closed. ‘
Football fans took to social media to criticize Channel 4 coverage of England’s match
Viewers blasted the coverage for being too awake despite having the chance of a fresh start
One fan insisted that he watch football to get out of the world’s troubles
A third added: ‘This channel 4 and football woke up ** t broke me, will not watch the rest. No politics and the like in a football match.
‘I watch it to get out of the world’s problems and wake things up, not see more of it. Soda this. I’m not against it, just leave the sport alone. ‘
More fans agreed that Channel 4’s coverage of England’s match against Germany is “painful to watch”.
Most fans were just eager to share their views on how bad the coverage of the match was.
Some fans quickly criticized the presenting team that Channel 4 used for the match
Another stated: “Do we all agree that @ Channel4 football coverage is terrible.
One fan encrypted: ‘This coverage of @ Channel4’s @Anglio is painful to watch. It’s amateur hour stuff, the performing team is awesome. The guy who lived in Germany for the last 9 years is bored !! ‘
Some fans even said they might no longer watch English games ahead if the coverage remains so bad.
Some fans even went so far as to state that they may no longer watch English games
One fan insisted that they should deliver the English games to Sky for professional performers
A fan posted: ‘2 games coming in and I don’t think I can watch England on your channel anymore. This is the worst coverage I’ve ever seen, my ears are bleeding.
– I have to listen dumb. Absolute tools presenting and as experts.
Still another insisted: ‘Tower cover and performers – wooden – give it back to Heaven. Let’s have some professional presenters and professional expert analysis. ‘