Jason Manford is to host a new Question of Sport spin-off to coincide with the World Cup.
A Question of Sport: Super Saturday will see Manford join team captains Matt Dawson and Phil Tufnell, and a number of celebrity guests.
“I am made up to be hosting this brilliant BBC One Saturday night show. I have always been a massive fan and it’s a real honour! Families will be able join in at home with the rounds they know and love. And they will be in for a treat, with bigger and better challenges with the country’s favourite quiz captains Matt Dawson and Phil Tufnell,” said Manford.
“With the World Cup looming this summer, I’m hoping the UK will be hit by sporting mania and as football is one of my obsessions I’m hoping to see some legendary footballing names joining us too.”
The series will be filmed at MediaCityUK and led by the QofS team including executive producer Kieron Collins and series producer Gareth Edwards.
“We are delighted to be bringing this show to Saturday nights. The combination of Jason Manford, Matt and Phil, and some thrilling and fun challenges will make it unmissable television.”
It will run for 5 weeks.