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Match of the Day's theme tune, called Match of the Day, was specially composed for the show by Barry Stoller.
The Football Focus theme tune is called Open Your Eyes, by Snow Patrol.
The Final Score and Score theme tune is called Theme From Sparta FC, by The Fall.
The music that accompanies Match of the Day's Goal of the Month this season is That's No Way To Tell A Lie, by James Dean Bradfield.
Qu: Could you please tell me what the music was, which was playing during the 10 Goals of The Season competition during half-time of the England-Brazil match? Thank you.
stephen archer, UK
Ans: It's the same song we've been using on this season's goal of the month - That's No Way To Tell A Lie, by James Dean Bradfield.
Qu: Hi, I would like to know what the music track was on the MOTD David Beckham montage which was played before the England v. Brazil friendly on 1/6/07. Thanks!
Ans: I've Got To See You Again, by Norah Jones (track 9 on the album Come Away With Me).
Qu: what was the song that was played at the end of the england verus brazil game when the match was shown live (1st june)
Ans: The Boys Are Back In Town, by Thin Lizzy.
Qu: What was that piece of piano music played during the England-Brazil game on Friday 1st June, during the wembley montage?
Martin Wright ,
Ans: Andare, by Ludovico Einaudi
Qu: What is the name of the track featured on Football Focus on Saturday 26th May that accompanied the feature on 'Heroes of the season'. It had an ambient / Euphoric electro vibe to it. Please help. Cheers James.
Ans: Someone Great, by LCD Soundsystem.
Qu: Can you tell me the name/artist of the piano piece used on the Yeovil/Bristol/Wembley article on Football Focus today (26/05/07) at around 1245hrs? Much obliged if you could
Ben Whitehead, UK
Ans: First Ascent, by H Jones/S Brown.
Qu: Hi, what was the background music during the Ronaldo profile during the FA Cup final build-up on May 19th Thanks!
Ans: Way Up, by Gustavo Santaolalla (from his album Ronroco).
Qu: hello, on the coverage of the fa cup final, at the beginning of the show during the clips of previous man utd and chelsea appearances at wembley, what song was played during the clip of the 1994 final? cheers.
rich lewis, wales
Ans: Hi Rich, the track was Inside, by Stiltskin. The other tracks in that montage were The Changing Man, by Paul Weller; Let Me Entertain You, by Robbie Williams; The Time Is Now, by Moloko; and Porcelain, by Moby.
Qu: What was the background music during the short Drogba profile during the FA Cup final build-up last Saturday afternoon? Thanks!
Ans: Immigres, by Youssou N'Dour (track one on the album The Essential Africa).
Qu: Are you able to give me any info re. the instrumental music played during the Jose Mourinho feature during the FA Cup Final? Many thanks
Ans: Sukie In The Graveyard, by Belle & Sebastian (from the album The Life Pursuit).
Qu: I am looking for the track that was played on Match Of The Day - FA Cup Final Highlights - 19th May. It was the music played at the start whilst showcasing clips of the previous cup finals through the years (beginning with the little lad scoring a goal at Wembley). It ended with close up shots of Mourinho's and Ferguson's eyes. Thanks.
Ans: Ruthless Gravity, by Craig Armstrong (the opening track on his album, As If To Nothing).
Qu: Hi there! What was the song played over the closing highlights of the Cup Final yesterday at the end of the programme? It's stuck in my head! Many Thanks excellent programme - I'll be watching it more now Birmingham are back in the Prem!
Ans: Somewhere Only We Know, by Keane (from the album Hopes and Fears).
Qu: What was the music? About 14:10, Saturday 19/5/7, FA Cup Final show; Ryan Giggs highlights. Piano recital. Thank you.
Ans: Hi Paddy, the track was called Divenire, written and performed by Ludovico Einaudi (from his album Divenire). The same track was used on Football Focus on the 12 May during Sir Bobby Charlton's review of Man Utd's season.
Qu: Hi, what's the music used in the Lord Foster tour of Wembley Stadium during the FA Cup final coverage?
Ans: SRXTA, by Bloc Party (track 11 on the album Weekend In The City).
Qu: What was the name of the song that you put Sir Bobby Charlton's tribute to Man Utd's season on Football Focus on the 12/05/07 called?
Ans: Divenire, written and performed by Ludovico Einaudi (from his album Divenire). The same track was used during the Ryan Giggs montage during the FA Cup final build-up.
Qu: Can you please let me know what the music was to accompany Save of the Season tonight (9/5/07) on Match of the Day? Thanks.
Ans: Our Velocity, by Maximo Park
Qu: What's the name of the tune that played on May 6th MOTD, on Mourinho piece right before Arsenal v Chelsea game?
Ans: Ego War, by Audio Bullys.
Qu: What is the music been played during the showing of the goal highlights from last week's premiership games on footabll focus today 5th May.
Ans: Love Is A Dog, by Wolfmen.
Qu: Please can you tell me the name of the piece of music playing at the start of Football Focus on 5 May as the contents of the programme were being introduced.
Ans: Electricityscape, by The Strokes
Qu: Just wondering what the song was on Match of the Day 2 last night (29 April), the feature on Neal Warnock's job, think it was Maximo Park - apply some pressure but not sure what version, sounded kinda jazzy! cheers
James Donaldson, Wales
Ans: It was the Mark Ronson-produced version of Apply Some Pressure by Maximo Park - it's on Mark Ronson's album, Version.
Qu: Hi. I was wondering what was the song played during the Jesper Blomqvist interview on today's (28/04) Football Focus?
Thanks & regards,
Ans: So Easy, by Royskopp.
Qu: What was the name of the song that was played on 28 Apr for the tribute to Alan Ball?
Ans: Goodby Lenin (on the soundtrack of the film of the same name), by Yann Tiersen was the track used on the obituary at the start of the progamme. The closing montage was set to Everytime We Say Goodbye, by Ella Fitzgerald.
Qu: Can you please tell me the song that was played at the end of the Women's FA Cup MotD programme - sounded like a girl band?!
Ans: Hi Sarah, the song was called Real Girl, by Mutya Buena (formally of the Sugerbabes).
Qu: What was the song played on MOTD2 on April 22nd while showing Saturday's goals. Sounds very familiar, so I'm frustrated trying to figure it out.
Ans: Your Love Is Not Enough, by Manic Street Preachers.
Qu: hi,what was the song played at the end of football focus on 21-4-07,i know it's been in the charts recently but the name escapes me...thanks
Ans: Standing In The Way Of Control, by Gossip
Qu: what was the song on 21/04/07 Football Focus that accompanied the piece on swindon fc?
Ans: Space Cowboy, by Jamiroquai
Qu: Please could you tell me the name of the track used on the premiership highlights package on today's (21 april) football focus. thanks
Richard Abel, UK
Ans: Say No Go, by De La Soul
Qu: What was the music you played in the 15 April MOTD repeat during the report on schools and West London football clubs. Thanks.
Ans: Mathematics, by Cherry Ghost.
Qu: hey, could you please tell me what song was used for the outro of the watford vs man utd, fa cup match (14 april), thanks
Ans: Get Ready, by The Temptations.
Qu: Hi! Great coverage of the Man U - Watford game. Can you tell me the name of the track showing Watford at the start? I think it was a classical track.
Ans: Left Me For Dead, by Rob Dougan.
Qu: Hey, what is the name of the instrumental track which was featured on the trailer for the Grand National and FA Cup Semi's at the end of April 7th's MOTD and also Football Focus? Thanks
Tolly Savile, UK
Ans: Requiem for a Tower - Movement 3, by Corner Stone Cues.
Qu: Hi. What was the song that you used when showing the premiership highlights on Football Focus on sat 7th April? Thanks.
Ans: The Picture, by Son Volt
Qu: What was the song played on MOTD2 on 1 April during the piece about Geoff Thomas?
Ans: Chances, by Athlete.
Qu: What is the name of the piece of music featured during MotD2 (01/04/07) when the team looked back at yesterday's (saturday's) goals? Something to do with the "80s" i think? Thanks
Daniel Gregory, England
Ans: The current music used each week on MOTD2's goals round-up is called Acceptable In the 80s, by Calvin Harris.
Qu: Please may I ask what the song was on Football Focus on 31/03/07, which was played during the recap of the recent England games against Israel and Andorra? It was a chilled guitar tune that was very nice! Many thanks for your help!
Ans: It was the Radio One Live Lounge version of Dreaming Of You, by The Coral.
Qu: what is the name of the music played at the end credits on the match of the day live: italy v scotland on 28th march 2007?
Ans: Don't Give Up, by Noisettes.
Qu: On MOTD, Italy vs Scotland(28-3-07), what was the track used during the highlights of Italy's World Cup campaign in 2006?? thank a lot
Jimmy N, England
Ans: Requiem For A Dream (remix), by Clint Mansell (from the soundtrack to the film of the same name).
Qu: Would you mind telling me the name of the artists and song that was being played in the background during the Beckham interview in today's Football Focus (24 March). Thanks very much.
Ans: Faith, by Nizlopi (track four on their album Have These Songs Are About You).
Qu: Hi, on Football Focus (24/03/07), there was a class reggae song playing over the FA Cup replay highlights (Spurs-Chels, ManU-Boro). Please can you tell me who this?
Ans: Satisfied, by J-Live
Qu: Please could you tell me the name of the music played on Football Focus on 24th March during the feature of Northern Ireland's preview to the match against Liechtenstein. It was an instrumental but that is all I know. Thank you.
Ans: Hoppopolla, by Sigur Ros
Qu: Could you tell me the name and artist of the song played over the Alex McLeish Interview for the Scotland V Georgia game?
Ans: First Night, by The Hold Steady.
Qu: What was the song played during the closing credits of the Middlesbrough v Manchester United FA Cup Quarter Final at the Riverside stadium on 10 March? Thanks.
Ans: Wembley, by Candyskins (from the album Fun?).
Qu: Just watching motd on the 17th of march, just wondering if you can tell me what the classical piece of music was during the adverts for the fa cup replays. thanks in advance.
John Watson, England
Ans: Un Bel Di Vedemo, from the CD The Best of Madam Butterfly.
Qu: What was the song being played just before the Charlton v Newcastle match on motd 2 on 18/3/07?
Ans: Soul Surfing, by Fatboy Slim.
Qu: Hi. On MOTD2(18/03/07) what was the name of the piece of music featured when Adrian Chiles was introducing the highlights of the Everton vs Arsenal match? It was an instrumental track featuring a guitar.
Ans: Code Check, by People Under The Stairs.
Qu: What was the song which was played at the end of the Man Utd vs Europe X1 on Tuesday 13th March.
Ans: Everything (As It Moves), by Idlewild.
Qu: What was the name of the song used in an advertisement for the Score during half-time of the Manchester Utd vs Europe XI (Tues, 13 March)? The lyrics were something along the lines of "I'm ready for it". Cheers.
Ans: Are Your Ready, by The Stills.
Qu: What was the electro type tune on Football Focus over Blackburn - Bolton highlights on 10th March?
Ans: The music of the goals round-up that week was called What Goes Around...Come Around, by Justin Timberlake.
Qu: Please could you tell me the song that was played on MOTD 2 on March 4th that accomponied the round up of Sats goals starting with Arsenal v Reading I think. It is sort of a rock/giutar song. Thank you.
Ans: The song is called Ruby, by Kaiser Chiefs.
Qu: The tune used whilst doing the NUFC community section of the show on Sunday 4/3/07. I recognnise it from another T.V show.
Ans: The Boy With The Arab Strap, by Belle and Sebastian (it's also the theme tune to Teachers on Channel 4).
Qu: what was the song that watford ran out to yesterday [3/3/07] gary lineker mentioned something about tom cruise...
Ans: Valentine, by The Delays.
Qu: Just a quick musical question. What was the jazzy piece of music used on your Academy report from Lisbon, Portugal on today's (3rd March) Football Focus. Many thanks.
Ans: Ode To The Big Sea, by Cinematic Orchestra
Qu: What was the song that was playing in the background on the story about the new Wembley on football focus on 3rd March 2007?
Ans: Ceremony, by New Order
Qu: what was the name of the song at the end of the reading v man utd fa cup 5th round replay? (27th feb)
Ans: Glamorous, by Fergie (feat. Ludacris)
Qu: Hi, can you tell me the music you used for the intro to the Reading vs Man United FA Cup Replay? It's driving me mad!
Ans: Crackerjack, by Flowered Up.
Qu: Dear Mr, I was looking for the 1st song that was played on Football Focus (Saturday 24/02/07) when we saw an overview of last weekend's FA CUP action. First image I saw was the new Wembley stadium. Kind Regards, CÚdric
Ans: Hi Cedric, the track was called Patience, by Take That. Other tracks used in that feature were: I Predict A Riot and Na Na Na Na Na Naa, both by Kaiser Chiefs; Success and I'm Bored, both by Iggy Pop; You Just Haven't Earned It Yet Baby, by The Smiths; Wonders Never Cease, by Morcheeba.
Qu: Hi - please can you tell me more about the music (Blue Skies) which was played through the credits to the Preston vs Man City match shown on Sunday 18th February 2007.
Ans: It was called Blue Skies, performed by Eva Cassidy. Track 6 on the album Live At Blues Alley (released by Blix Street Records).
Qu: What was the music used at the end of the Man Utd vs Reading FA Cup game on 17/02/07? I think it was New Order but I don't know the mname of the song
Ans: It was New Order - the song was True Faith.
Qu: Do you know the song that was put on the Man Utd vs Reading FA Cup match (17/2)when there was an interview of Steve Coppell? Many thanks
Ans: Hoppipolla, by Sigur Ross.
Qu: During the coverage of the Arsenal v Bolton cup match on 14/2/07. A song played over a trailer for Saturday's cup coverage, featuring the lyric "I'm ready for it" Marvellous! Please tell me who it is!
Ans: Ready For It, by The Stills.
Qu: Could you possibly tell me what tune was played in the build up to the Bolton versus Fulham game on Match of the Day Two on the 11th February.
Ans: Montagues and Capulets, by Sergei Prokofiev
Qu: What was the music on the MOTD2 feature on Wigan 11th Feb 2007 ?
Ans: Fiesta, by The Pogues
Qu: What was the piece accompanying the start of Leroy Lita's profile on the 10/02/07 edition of focus. It was an instrumental drum intro. V.good too
Richard Ogden, UK
Ans: Hi Richard, 2 tracks were used in this feature: On The Beach, by Neil Young; and Tesco vs Sainsbury's, by Trans Am.
Qu: What was the background song used during Stadium Stories on Football Focus, 10 Feb?
Ans: Two tracks were used - Have It Or Love It, by The Gane (feat. 50 Cent); Stunt 101, by G Unit.
Qu: Can you please tell me the blues guitar track played during the feature on West Ham, on Football Focus on BBC1 Saturday 3 February 2007 at about 12:40. Sounds as if it might be Clapton. If you could advise the artiste, name of the track and on which album please.
Ans: Big Time Gambler, by Eddy 'The Chief' Clearwater (taken from the album Help Yourself).
Qu: On Football Focus 3rd February 2007, what was the rock-style background music played during the highlights of Manchester United 4-0 Watford and other Premiership games? I believe it was approximately 25mins into the programme. Many thanks.
Ans: Standing In Line, by Rooster
Qu: What was the song during the end credits of the Chelsea v Nottingham Forest FA cup tie on 28/1.
Ans: Golden Skans, by The Klaxons
Qu: what was the name of the song at the end of live BBC One coverage of Luton v Blackburn on 27th Jan 2007 please boys
NEIL GREGORY, ENGLAND
Ans: I Luv You, by The Ordinary Boys.
Qu: Hi there,can you tell me who sang the song during the closing montage of the live Man Utd v Portsmouth FA Cup tie on BBC One (27 january)? One of the lyrics was "Its getting better al the time". Thanks guys.
Ans: Getting Better, by Shed Seven
Qu: Hi, what was the tune on MOTD2 last night (21/01/2007) near the beginning of the show for the preview of Arsenal v Man U
Ans: Starz In Their Eyes, by Just jack.
Qu: Hi, can you please tell me the name of the superb track that played over the Britain/France dream team feature at the close of football focus (20/01/2007)?.. Thanks in advance.
Ans: Come Together, by Primal Scream (from the album Screamadelica).
Qu: Would you be able to tell me the name of the song in the Benni Mcarthy interview on 20/01.2007. Thanks
nathan ketharinath, Ireland
Ans: Starz In Thier Eyes. by Just Jack.
Qu: This is driving me and my mates mad - Whats the background music that is played every week in the `2 good 2 bad` bit of MOTD2?
Ans: Processed Beats, by Kasabian.
Qu: Please can you tell me what the music was on MOTD2 sun 14th jan when sylvester stallone was getting greeted at goodison park . Regards
sean daly, ireland
Ans: Gonna Fly Now, by The Rocky Orchestra
Qu: Hi, what was the music that accompanied the David Beckham feature on Football Focus on Jan 13? It was absolutely stunning!
Ans: California Uber Alles, by The Dead kennedys & Alone in Kyoto, by Air.
Qu: I was just wondering if you could tell me the name & artist of the song that played in the background of Football Focus' interview with Paul Scholes (13 Jan 07)? It was a relaxing piano piece. Thanks in advance.
Ans: Two songs were played - Weirdo, by The Charlatans and Angelica, by Lamb.
Qu: Hi there, what was the name of the song played on the intro to Liverpool vs Arsenal in the FA cup on the 6th January. Please reply. Thank you.
Ans: False Flags, by Massive Attack (UNKLE MIX)
Qu: Hey, who sung the song that way played over the video before the game between Chelsea and Maccelesfield (Match of the Day, Saturday 6 Jan)? It sounded something like "stars in your eyes" .. thanks!
Ans: Starz In Their Eyes, by Just Jack.
Qu: Hello, I was just watching Match of the Day Live (Liverpool v Arsenal, 6/1/07) and there was a piece of music played at the end of the programme. The singer was female, can you confirm who the singer was for me? Thank you kindly
Mark , England
Ans: The Fisherman's Woman, by Emiliana Torrini (track six on the album Today Has Been Ok).
Qu: Hello, just wondering what the song was that was played after the Manchester Utd vs Aston Villa FA Cup game, live on BBC One (7/01/07)? Love the song but don't know what it's called? It's a rap/hip hop type song.
Ans: It's Your Time, by Blade (taken from the album Guerilla Tactics).
Qu: Could you let me know which song was played at the end of final score on 30/12/06?
Ans: Bling (Confessions Of A King), by The Killers.
Qu: Can you please let me know the name of the song that came on during the final credits from final score on bbc 1. dec. 23. thanx
Ans: Golden Skans, by The Klaxons.
Qu: Hi, i was just wondering what the song was that was played over the end of MOTD 2 (17th December 2006) during the closing montage. I'm sure I recognised the voice. Cheers
Hamish Colville, Scotland
Ans: Calling On Mary, by Aimmee Mann (track one on the album One More Drifter On The Snow).
Qu: Hi! On the 16th of December 2006, Match of the Day showed an advert for Match of the Day 2 just before the Aston Villa vs Bolton match highlights . I was wondering if you could tell me the name of the artist and track that was played during the advert for MOTD2. It's a Jazz Type song! Thanks!
Ans: Hip Teens (Don't Wear Blue Jeans), by Frank Popp Ensemble.
Qu: What was the song that was on the interactive service, just as it switches over to normal t.v, just before Sparta FC last Saturday (16th December)
Antony , England
Ans: I think the song you're looking for is called Very Young, by Charlotte Hatherley (from the album The Deep Blue - out in March 2007)
Qu: What was the song at the end of Football Focus on the 16th of December? It was playing over the 'Brazil 2014?' montage at the end.
Ans: Spiders, by Wilco (from the album A Ghost Is Born).
Qu: Hi, Could you please tell me the background music that was played on football focus today, 16th december, when showing the goal highlights in the games between Chelsea - Arsenal & Chelsea - Newcastle Thanks
Jon Green, England
Ans: Incinerate, by Sonic Youth.
Qu: What was the music at the end of Football Focus on the 09/12/06? It was a dance song, and the backing vocals were a bit like "shoop,shoop"
Jersey, Channel Islands
Ans: Close - it was called Toop Toop, by Cassius (the opening track on the album 15 Again).
Qu: Wondering what the little instrumental from today's David James story was? I know it, but it's one of those things, tip of my tongue, gonna drive me mad until I know! Cheers :)
Ans: Please, Please, Please Let Me Get What I Want, by The Smiths
Qu: What was the blues track used in the preamble to the discussion (with Will Carling, Peter Shilton, et al) on cheating on yesterday's (9th Dec) Football Focus please?
Ian in Nottingham
Ans: Rock Me Baby, by BB King.
Qu: hi could you please tell me what the song that was playing at the end of the show on 9/12/2006 was? thanks
Ans: Toop Toop, by Cassius.
Qu: FOOTBALL FOCUS 9/12/06 - I would like to know who was the artist of a song used during the Chelsea montage on last saturday's football focus?
Ans: Enjoy The Silence, by Depeche Mode.
Qu: I watched the FA Cup live game between Salisbury vs Nottingham Forest (MATCH OF THE DAY - FOOTBALL) on the 03 December 2006. I just like to know what track was playing at the end of the program. ie END CREDITS. I will grateful if you can answer my query
Ans: Be There, by Unkle (feat. Ian Brown).
Qu: On Football Focus on 2/12/2006 what was the track playing over the round up of last week's goals?
Ans: The goals round-up was split into two parts - Giant Robo by The Rock Of Travolta was the first song used, March Of The Swivelheads by The Beat was the second track.
Qu: What was the piano piece used in the paul robinson interview today (2nd december '06) on football focus?! thanks
Ans: Three songs were used in this piece - Tomorrow Comes Today and Double Bass (both by Gorillaz) and Hymn (by Moby).
Qu: Who was the song used in this week's (Dec 2nd) Football Focus to accompany the FA cup ticket competition (who was the last player to score a goal in a Wembley FA cup final ?)...the piece played while the 3 possible answers were shown. Thanks.
Ans: If Looks Coul Kill, by Camera Obscura (track 8 on the album Let's Get Out Of This Country).
Qu: What was that song that was played over the feature of the 3 winners of European Footballer of the Year (with Cannavaro winning and Thierry Henry third) on Football Focus on 02/12/06
Martin hewer, Wales
Ans: Les Fleurs, by 4Hero (track 13 on the album Creating Patterns)
Qu: What was the song played on the 26th of November on MOTD 2 during the preview of Tottenham - Wigan?
Ans: Golden Brown, by The Stranglers.
Qu: Could you tell me what the record was that accompanied the closing credits to Match of the Day Live, Holland vs England yesterday (15/11/06)?
Ans: Amsterdam by Peter Bjorn & John - from their album Writer's Block.
Qu: what was the name of the song that was played on sunday 5th november on match of the day 2 just before the arsenal vs west ham game
jonny, northern ireland
Ans: In Dust we Trust, by The Chemical Brothers.
Qu: Can you please tell me the name of the Drum & Base track that was on MOTD2, just prior to Middlesbrough .v. Newcastle on the 22/10.
Ans: Last Train to Transcentral, by KLF.
Qu: Hi, Do you know the name of a song used on football focus on 25th November. It was played at 12.45pm during the compilation of highlights from several football matches (including Reading vs Charlton)
Stephen Swanton, UK
Ans: That's Why I Believe, by Ian McNabb. Part one of the goals round-up was played to When Jokers Attack, by The Brian Jonestown Massacre.
Qu: Could you please let me know the title & composure of the background music to Ferenc Puskas' tribute (18 Nov), which was beautifully done.
joseph banton, uk
Ans: A classical peice called Einuadi Le Onde.
Qu: On 18/11/06 during the roundup of scores from the rest of the matches including bolton 2-2 shef utd. The tune is a drum and base track. Can you please tell me what it is. Cheers
Ans: Hi Sam, the tune you're referring to is Voodoo People, by The Prodigy. The music that played under the first part of the goals round-up was She's Got Standards, by Rifles.
Qu: Please can you tell me the music that was used during the feature on newcastle united during yesterday's (November 11th) Football Focus. Sort of upbeat with piano!
Ans: Black and White Town, by Doves.
Qu: Hello, can you please tell me what music was used during the Alex Ferguson tribute, on football focus, 05/11/06.
Ans: Hi Simon, the track was called Left Me For Dead, by Rob Dougan (track 3 on CD2 of the double album Furious Angels).
Qu: Hello! What was the song played during the sequence of Leonardo doing punditry in Italy?
Ans: It's Your Thing, by The Isley Brothers.
Qu: WHAT IS THE GUITAR MUSIC PLAYED ON MOTD2 WHEN SHOWING PREVIOUS DAY'S GOALS
David Hanlon, UK
Ans: Me Plus One, by Kasabian.
Qu: please can you tell me what the song is called when the league tables are shown in MOTD
matthew trenchard, england
Qu: What is the music you play at the end of match of the day when you show us the premiership table every week?
Ans: Not Fair, by Kate Havnevik (from the album Melankton) is played when showing league tables.
Qu: On MOTD and MOTD2 , I heard a dancey type tune (excuse the bad explanation) being played between highlights to show what games were coming up. Any ideas what I'm on about? Thanks.
Qu: MOTD TONIGHT 28/10/06 - WHAT IS THE TUNE PLAYING IN THE BACKGROUND IMMEDIATELY BEFORE THE WATFORD GAME STARTS ???THIS IS DRIVING ME BONKERS - IT'S A KICKING BASS LINE
STEVE TODD, UK
Qu: What is the song being used on match of the day and match of the day 2 at the moment, used in the background when showing "what's still to come". thanks
Ans: The music used in 'still to come' and for match intros in both Match of the Day and MOTD2 is called Valentine, by The Delays.
Qu: Can you please tell me the name of the Drum & Base track that was on MOTD2, just prior to Middlesbrough .v. Newcastle on the 22/10.
Ans: Last Train To Transcentral, by The KLF (track 5 on their album The White Room).
Qu: I watched MOTD2 yesterday (22 OCT) and I herd a song playing I really liked during the build up of the bolton-Blackburn clash. It had a very steady rhythm. Any Ideas?
Ans: She's My Man, by the Scissor Sisters (on their new album Ta-Dah).
Qu: Can you tell me the name of the tune played during the Teddy Sherringham feature on Football Focus (4/11/06)? The song that has a lot of whistling in it. The video is a cartoon and its a pretty recent song if that helps. Thankyou in advance.
Ans: Young Folks, by Peter Bjorn & John - it's track 3 of their album Writer's Block.
Qu: Not for the first time, I found myself complimenting the music selection for Football Focus again last weekend (Sat 28th October 2006)I wondered was there a way of finding out about certain tracks played. To my amazement I discovered many similar requests from fans on your website. Brilliant!I'd be grateful if you could find out what is the name of the 'piano' track that was used in the piece about managers under pressure in that programme. By the way, this is a fabulous website with so much variety and information.
Fergal Daly, UK
Ans: Hi Fergal, two tracks were used in that piece - The Stairs, by Inxs and Beware Of The Dog, by Jamelia.
Qu: During "football focus" on 21/10/06 they featured Liverpool vs Blackburn and I would like to know the name of the song played in the background please
Tom Bridge, England
Ans: The music during the goals montage that day was Feeling A Moment, by Feeder (track nine on The Singles album).
Qu: Please could you tell me the name of thee song and artist of the track played at the introduction to the interview with Wayne Rooney on Football focus (Saturday 21st Oct) Regards
Ans: Young Folks, by Peter, Bjorn And John (track one on the album Writers' Block).
Qu: Can you please tell me the piece of music played on the closing credits to Football Focus on the 7th October 2006 when paying tribute to Bobby Charlton's 50th year debut for Manchester Utd? Many thanks.
Ans: Glorious Day, by Embrace
Qu: What was the chilled tune on tonight's MOTD2 (15/10/06), when they were doing the tour at the Emirates Stadium? Please help I need to knooooooow.
James Davenport, England
Ans: Hi James, a couple of tracks were played in this feature - A Certain Romance, by Arctic Monkeys and Feels Like Home, by Basement Jaxx.
Qu: Would just like to know the song you play on MOTD 2 when you show the all goals scored from the day before. Im sure you play bits of that tune in other parts of the show at times. Thanx.
Ans: Me Plus One, by Kasabian.
Qu: There was a french tune that was being played during the 2 good 2 bad part of the show, on the MOTD 2, on the 1st of october 06, when they show o'neil hugging mourinho, i need to know the name of that tune please
Steven Long , England
Ans: Je T'Aime...Moi Non Plus, by Serge Gainsbourg.
Qu: What was the music that you used at the end of the Brazil-Wales football game, any suggestions much appreciated
Matthew Whitney, England
Ans: Empire, by Kasabian.
Qu: What is the song/songs that is used on Football FocusF and MOTD when they show the Premiership table?
Qu: could you please tell me the background music that accompanies the league tables at the end of final score. cheers
Ans: Kate Havnevik: Not Fair (from the album Melankton).
Qu: Can you please tell me what the music was playing over the piece on this week's (30/08/06) football focus regarding the women's crunch match to qualify for the world cup.
Ans: Hi Luke, three tracks were used in this piece: Charango, by Morcheeba + Pace Won; Compte A Rebours, by Guy Chambers; La Ritournelle, by Sebastien Tellier.
Qu: Football Focus 26/08/2006 Montage at the end of the program for the 'Up and Coming' England goalkeepers. It was backed by a rare groove/funk tune with the lyrics "you better believe it" - I would love to know what it is, thanks, Leigh
Leigh Reed, UK
Ans: U Better Believe It, by Shawn Emanuel.
Qu: You used a tune on MOTD2 on 24th Sept following a Man City fan of the year. It's quite heavily guitar driven but I think it's a hip hop tune. Can you clarify?
Ans: Got You, by Pharoahe Monch.
Qu: What track was used prior to the Brazil v Argentina match (03/09/06) on the the two team's world cup exits.
Ans: Futures, by Zero 7.
Qu: I'm trying to find out what the song was that was played in the background during the brief preview of the Chelsea-Liverpool game, just before you showed the full highlights on MOTD2 (17 September)? It was very piano heavy and I know it from somewhere else aswell, but i cant place it. Thanks.
Ans: Head Over Heels, by Tears For Fears (it's on the Donnie Darko soundtrack, which is maybe where you've heard it before).
Qu: Hello, could you please let me know what the song was called used at the end of MOTD for the friendly between Brazil and Argentina on the 3rd Sept. Sounded like a samba remix of 'World in Motion'. Thanks!
Ans: Hi JP, is was World In Motion, covered by Hector Cortez & His Formation (track 12 on the album World Of Football)
Qu: Could you please tell me name of the artist and title of the track played at the end of football focus when they were featuring the new signings on 9th of September. Thank you
Ans: Where Are We Going?, by Marvin Gaye
Qu: Please can you tell me the snippet of music that was played during m.o.t.d 16 sept, when previewing the next days matches.thank you
dean finnerty, uk
Ans: Seven Inch Record, by Vincent Vincent & the Villains.
Qu: Hi, Could you please tell me the name of the amazing song played during the closing credits of England Vs Andorra on Sept. 2. 06? Thanks...
Ans: Get Myself Into It, by The Rapture - released as a single on 4 September.
Qu: Just heard a really catchy tune during the half time of England v Andorra (02/09/06) - what music was playing during the goal of the month competition?
Ans: Hi Josh - it's a track called That's No Way To Tell A Lie, by James Dean Bradfield (the lead singer of the Manic Street Preachers). It's taken from his debut solo album, The Great Western.
Qu: what is the tune that accompanies the premiership table on motd (wed 23rd aug)? many thanks!
Qu: what is the music in the background playing when they show the premiership table it was recently playing in MOTD2
Ans: The music that accompanies the tables on both MOTD and MOTD2 every week is called Not Fair, by Kate Havnevik (taken from the album Melankton).
Qu: Has Football Focus got a new theme tune? Can you tell me what it is please?
Ans: Hi James, FF's new theme tune is called Open Your Eyes, by Snow Patrol (track 10 on the album Eyes Open).