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PROGRAMME THEME TUNES

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 for the 2008/09 season is called Kill The Director, by The Wombats.

The Final Score theme tune is called Theme From Sparta FC, by The Fall; the 'headline sequence' music is The Verve's Love Is Noise; and the 'upcoming programmes' trail is So Strong, by Meck featuring Dino.

MOTD2's goals round-up music is called The Fear, by Lily Allen (previously No You Didn't, No You Don't, by The Courteeners).

The track that accompanies Match of the Day's goal of the month this season is In This City, by Iglu & Hartly.

MAY

Qu: what was the music played at the end of match of the day on sunday 24th may 2009 (the review of the season on the last match of the day of the season)?
peter bennett, uk

Qu: What was the name of the song/tune played right at the end of the last Football Focus (23rd May) along with the seasons highlights?
Luke Garnham, Ipswich

Ans: The answer to both these questions is: Pirates of the Caribbean (Suite), composed by Klaus Badelt, performed by the City of Prague Orchestra. You'll find it on the album Epics: the History of the World According to Hollywood.


Qu: Hello - what was the background music being played during Football Focus on 23 May, while the top half of the table was shown? Many thanks.
Rachel, England

Ans: Story Problem, by The Envy Corps.


Qu: Can you tell me the song playing at the end credits of Saturday's (16 May) Match of the Day showing highlights from Man Utd's season after they won the title? Lyrics are 'A Little Bit Of Happiness Again'. Thanks.
Douglas Clark, UK

Ans: We had loads of emails asking after this piece of music - it was a track called Happiness by Jonathan Jeremiah. His debut album will be out later this year.


Qu: Hi, I really want to know what the song was at the end of MOTD2 on the 17th of May when West Brom were relegated. I loved the song. Please let me know what it is. Thanks.
John Brian, Dublin

Ans: It was called Passive Aggressive, by Placebo. You'll find it on the album Black Market Music. The song was actually the choice of MOTD2 presenter Adrian Chiles.


Qu: On Sunday 18 May's MOTD2 there was a tune playing throughout parts of Kevin Day's VT about Man Utd fans living in London. Could you please tell me what that track was? Thanks a bunch!
Jack, London

Ans: One Day Like This, by Elbow.


Qu: What was the song played in the background during the end clip on the Arsenal ladies' manager on the 16/05?
Joe, London

Ans: Walking On A Dream, by Empire Of The Sun.


Qu: Please, what was the music played behind the short feature about the upcoming Newcastle-Boro fixture on today's Football Focus (9th May)? Very pleasant.
David, Sutton, Surrey

Ans: Reset, by Mute Math

APRIL

Qu: Please can you tell me, from the 25/04/2009 edition of Football focus, what song was played during the end of the show, which was showing the players who has scored 4 goals in a match. Thanks.
Callum Mordey, Newcastle

Ans: Shark In The Water, by V V Brown


Qu: On MOTD2 on Sunday 19 April, there was a piece of music played during the preview montage before highlights of the Spurs vs Newcastle United game. Could you tell me what the song is called and who the artist is? Thanks.
Chris, West Midlands

Ans: Look At Me (When I Rock Wichoo), by Black Kids


Qu: Could you please tell me what song was used on MOTD2 April 19th for the piece on Sunderlands relegation battle?It was before the actual match highlights were shown.Cheers!
Rob, Cork,Ireland

Ans: Frederic Chopin's Nocturn In E Flat Major OP 9 No. 2


Qu: Please could you let me know the name of the song used to play out Football Focus on Saturday 18 April 2009? It was highlighting the 6 candidates for Footballer of the Year. Many thanks.
Tracey Spalding, Derby

Ans: Don't Upset The Rhythm, by The Noisettes


Qu: What was the music used in Football Focus on Saturday 18th April at the beginning of the programme over the FA Cup montage of past matches and winners?
Tom Batt, Bedfordshire

Ans: She Ran, by Amy Studt


Qu: MOTD2 last night (Sun April 12th) - intro to Man City v Fulham, something that sounded like a guitar/drum loop but I don't think it was. Thanks in advance for your help.
jim whitehead, BRIGHTON

Ans: It's the opening track on Oasis album Standing On The Shoulders Of Giants


Qu: What Music was used On Match of the Day 11th April in the Bolton Wanderers community feature
Ben, UK

Ans: Shine, by Take That

MARCH

Qu: What was the Scottish tune played at the end Football Focus today (28th March 2009), during the historical footage of Netherlands v. Scotland?
Tim, UK

Ans: Braveheart Theme, by William Jackson


Qu: Could you please tell me the name of the background music that was used for the excerpt on the new Dutch manager on the 28/03/09?
Jonathan Shrager, England

Ans: Love's Not A Competition, by Kaiser Chiefs


Qu: On Football Focus (28 March, 12:19) there was some classical music which accompanied the piece on England's progress toward World Cup qualifying, could you tell me what it is please?
Mark Lane, UK

Ans: Fantasia On A Theme, by Ralph Vaughan Williams, performed by The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra


Qu: I heard a song on Football Focus today and wanted to find out what it was. It was the one that was played when focusing on the Northern Ireland team. Please can you tell me? Many thanks!
Kai Farthing, Portsmouth

Ans: I Got Love, by The King Blues


Qu: the song played during the rep. of ireland footage on sat 28th march 2009, thinks its by the pogues
joe cassidy, ireland

Ans: Close - it was actually by Shane MacGowan and The Popes - it's called Lonesome Highway, on the album The Crock Of Gold


Qu: What is the name of the track that was used on today's (21.03.09) 'Score' programme which ran through Sunday's Premiership games (form, team facts etc) ?? Thanks.
Josh , East Sussex

Ans: Lovebox, by Groove Armada


Qu: What was the tune that was played during Steve Coppell's tribute for managing his 1000th game on 21st March 2009?
Neil, South Wales

Ans: The Windmills Of Your Mind, written by Michal Legrand, performed by The Prague Philharmonic Orchestra


Qu: Hi, could you tell me the piece of music which was used during the section about Stoke on Football Focus 21st March '09?
Neil , LINCOLN

Ans: Prokofiev's Dance Of The Knights, by San Francisco Symphony Orchestra


Qu: Hi, what is the song that gets played on MOTD 2 when previewing the next game they are about to show.
James Harper, manchester

Ans: 5 Years' Time, by Noah And The Whale


Qu: What was the music play at the end of score interactive yesterday (14/3) Have heard it a few times edited into sports programmes but never found out what it was. Thanks.
Trev, germany

Ans: Feeling A Moment, by Feeder


Qu: What was the name of the song played during the closing credits during the march 14th 2009 episode?
Rob Wikstrom, Calgary, Canada

Ans: Nimrod, performed by The London Philharmonic Orchestra


Qu: Was wondering what the song was played in the background over the Blackburn vs Fulham goals and Benni Mcarthy interview on football focus on 14 march 09. Thanks
Scott Scrivens, Cardiff

Ans: Story Problem, by The Envy Corps


Qu: What are the pieces of music called that were used for the Andrey Arshavin interview, on football focus 7/3/9.
Wendy Penaluna, Bristol

Ans: My Cheeks So White So Rosy, by Sergey Rachmaninov and performed by The Russian State Symphony Orchestra; and Masquerade Waltz, performed by The St. Petersburg State Symphony Orchestra.


Qu: Hi. I was wondering what the tune was on Football focus today (7/3/09) When You were showing coventery city win against chelsea in the fa cup?
Diarmuid Mclaughlin, Dublin

Ans: A Little Less Sixteen Candles, by Fall Out Boy

FEBRUARY

Qu: What was the theme for the Liverpool piece on Football Focus on the 28th of Feb?
Michael C, London

Ans: Why Do I Keep Counting, by The Killers


Qu: what was the music in the background during football focus, with the hull goalkeeper 28 Feb 09?
stephen edney, england

Ans: Bayeux Tapestry, by Thomas Newman


Qu: hi what was the name of the track played at the end of football focus on the 28th february 2009. Thanks
Michael, england

Ans: Kelly Watch The Stars, by Air


Qu: What was the music at the end of the spurs feature on football focus 28 february Thanks
Sean T, Liegh

Ans: The music was Handel's Sarabande


Qu: What was the song with the lyric "what you gonna do with your life Sam?" that was played over the Sam Alladyce interview on Football Focus on 28/02/09 please? Thanks.
Sammy, Liverpool

Ans: Get It One Sam, by Clare Teal


Qu: Hello, could you tell me the name of the song at the end of Final Score on SATURDAY 28 FEBRUARY? Thank you.
Tana, Tokyo, Japan

Ans: Can't Catch Tomorrow


Qu: What is the name of the song used in football focus (21/02/08) in the short feature regarding the demise of Charlton Athletic? The song started with some whistling and the portion that was played didn't have any lyrics?
jonny, UK

Ans: Lovely Head, by Goldfrapp


Qu: Hi, I was wondering what was the music on the champions league preview on today's football focus (21/2/09)?
daniel kilgallen, sligo

Ans: L'Estasi Dell'Oro (remix), by Ennio Morricone


Qu: Can you tell me the name of the music that was used on the Garth Crooks piece about Manchester United on football focus today (21/02/09) please. I think that it was by Bach. Thanks.
Robin Edmonds, Milton Keynes

Ans: Allegretto from Palladio, composed by Karl Jenkins (performed by the London Symphony Orchestra).


Qu: Hi, just wanted to know what the song was you played in the background when you showed images of sports programmes that were to come later on. It was on at around 4.20ish (21 feb)? Thanks for any help.
Tim

Ans: Love Is Noise, by The Verve.


Qu: During the coverage of the Milan Derby on BBC Three(15th feb) , what was the music in the background during a montage of both teams. I've heard this track a few times on other adverts but cannot find out what it is called.
Matt, Surrey

Ans: Il Barbiere di Siviglia, by Giovanni Paisiello


Qu: In MOTD 2, what's the dance/techno track in the background when adrian tells us what else is coming up in the show, between match highlights ?
Anon,uk

Ans: The Way I Are, by Timbaland


Qu: What was the instrumental piece of music used on football focus 07/02/09, when a report was done on Queens Park football club. Thank you
Rohan Igoe, London

Ans: Pale, by Robin Guthrie


Qu: what was the song on f.f. today (7/2/09) during the montage of the bottom 7 clubs? female singer. thanks.
james, london

Ans: Hope Is Not Enough, by Royal Treatment Plant


Qu: Can you tell me what the song was playing over the beginning of the Tony Adams segment on Football Focus 7/2/09? Lyrics went something along the lines of "let it not be what it's not, I'm going to give it everything I've got". Many thanks!
Pat McFerrick, Uttoxeter

Ans: Two tracks were used in this piece - Make This Go On Forever, by Snow Patrol and Reason Is Treason, by Kasabian.


Qu: Can you tell us what the song used for the Arsenal v Spurs recap on this morning's Football Focus (7th February) was please? I've heard it before but without the vocal line it was hard to place. Thanks very much!
Pep, UK

Ans: Keys To The Kingdom, by Unkle (featuring Gavin Clark)


Qu: What was the music used on the goals roundup on MOTD2 on Feb 1st 09? It is usually the Courteeners, but it was different this week. Thanks
Paul Harrop, Lancashire

Ans: It has now changed - the new goals round-up track is called The Fear, by Lily Allen.


Qu: Hey! Just wanted to know what the song was on MOTD2 on 1st Feb 2009, just shortly before they showed Sunderland v Newcastle? Thanks!
Padraig, Ireland

Ans: One Day Like This, by Elbow.

JANUARY

Qu: what was the tune playing during last nights (18/1/09) MOTD2 feature on Chelsea vs Stoke? thanks.
Liam, Dublin

Ans: Hostage Of Love, by Razorlight


Qu: What was the music from todays (Jan 17th) Football Focus in the piece about Liam Lawrence?
Phil Cutler, Cheriton Fitzpaine Devon

Ans: Rachel's Song, by Tyler Rix


Qu: Can you tell me what the track was that played during the Blackburn / Newcastle piece on Sam Allardyce on FF 17/01/09.
Ramsey Mills, Bolton-le-Sands

Ans: Smilin', by Bryn Christopher


Qu: hi ff, could you tell me the last song played on football focus 17th january 2009. it was played against the video of the players breaking transfer records....thanks ff.
tom, sheffield

Ans: Les Fleur, by 4Hero.


Qu: There was a piece of classical piano music playing in Football Focus as the background to interviews with football managers incl Arsne Wenger. This was at 12:15 on Sat 17 January. Sounded very much like Chopin, but can you tell me exactly what it was please.
Bill Harmer, Southampton

Ans: Venetian Gondola Song, by Felix Mendelssohn


Qu: On MotD2 on Sunday 11/01/09, what was that orchestral theme that played in the build-up to the ManUvChelsea game? It was brilliant. Thanks!
Keith, London

Ans: It's the track Dune, by Toto - from the soundtrack to the film of the same name. This version was performed by the City of Prague Philharmonic Orchestra and the Crouch End Festival Chrous (taken from The Science Fiction Album).


Qu: Hi, what was the song played on Football Focus yesterday (3/1/09) whilst Lawro visited Preston North End? Cheers.
George N, Leicester

Ans: Hometown Glory, by Adele.


Qu: What was the backing music to the round up of the weeks events for the Premiership teams on Football Focus (3rd January 2009)? Themed with some new year resolutions for the teams featured. Thanks
Iain Butler, Tokyo, Japan

Ans: Magic, by Ladyhawke

DECEMBER

Qu: Can you please let me know which Christmas song was played on MOTD 2 today (21 Dec 2008) as the end credits were rolling? Thank you very much and happy holidays ahead!
Thien, Malaysia

Ans: Calling On Mary, by Aimee Mann


Qu: Could you tell me what the track playing over Alan Hansen's Liverpool feature on today's Football Focus is please. It was a modern guitar based tune but with a 4/4 bass-driven dance feel to it. Many thanks.
Adam O'Keeffe, England

Ans: Hallelujah, by Jeff Buckley.


Qu: What was the song that accompanied the review of the year on Football Focus on Sat 20th Dec? Thanks.
Matt Allen, Stoke

Ans: There review of the year was in four sections:
- the domestic review: Run, by Leona Lewis (cover of the Snow Patrol song)
- best of the rest: Great Escape, by Rifles
- Euro 2008: Greatest Day, by Take That


Qu: What was the song on today's football focus (20th December 2008) show, at the very end. It's lyrics sounded like "cause I've done it before, and I can do it some more"?
Rhys Cartwright, Birmingham, England

Ans: The song at the end of the show was called Greatest Day, by Take That.


Qu: What song was playing on football focus 20th December during the 2008 review of Manchester United. It had the lyrics light up, light up if you have half a chance (female singer).
Robert Plaice, England

Ans: It was Leona Lewis's cover version of Snow Patrol's Run.


Qu: Would you be able to tell me what the background music was on today's (13.12.08) show of Football Focus during the Spurs-Man U Montage. Many thanks.
Daniel Johnson, Epsom, Surrey

Ans: Hot 'N' Cold, by Katy Perry.


Qu: Wow, this is a fantastic facility, only just discovered it, well done! Desperate to find out the tune you used at the end of today's show (Dec 6th), the Ronaldo-George Best montage. Fairly sure it was T-Rex.
James W, Norwich City

Ans: It was indeed T-Rex. The track is called Cosmic Dancer.


Qu: I was wondering what the piano piece was that was playing in the background to the segment on Hoffenheim on Football Focus today (6 December)
Greg, London

Ans: Three tracks were used: Dawn (from a Universal Music sampler); Symphony No. 9 (from a cd called Extreme Classics); and Duel, by Propaganda.


Qu: What is the Spanish Guitar song used in this interview of Cesc Fabregas on Football Focus? The guitar solo at the beginning of the interview. 6/12/08
Ronald Ng, United Kingdom

Ans: Sarabande, by John Williams.


Qu: What was the music played during the Manchester derby montage on Football Focus on Sat 06 Dec
Alex, Wales

Ans: Goodbye Lenin, by Yann Tiersen (from the soundtrack of the same film)


Qu: What was the first song played on football focus on the 6th Dec 08?
Alison Barry, england

Ans: Dawn, from a Universal Music sampler.

NOVEMBER

Qu: Could you please tell me the Title and Artist of the song playing in the background of the advert for Sports Personality of the Year 2008? It's being played on all the BBC sports shows.
Suzanne Clark, Britain

Ans: Magic, by Robin Thicke


Qu: On MOTD2 on the 30th November, there was a small piece of music played just before the Chelsea vs Arsenal game highlights. It was a short piano piece. Could you tell me who the artist and piece was called? Thanks.
Stuart Brandom, Milton Keynes

Ans: Prison Food, by Ben Folds


Qu: What Smiths or Morrissey song was used in today's (29 nov) focus, previewing the Manchester derby. It's driving me mad trying to remember it!
Jools, Kenmore

Ans: Please, Please, Please, Let Me Get What I Want, by The Smiths.


Qu: Hello there, I wonder if you could let me know what songs you used in a feature in Football Focus on 22 November, during the piece by Ray Stubbs on England. Thanks in advance, this programme always uses such excellent music.
Rachel Tyrrell, Lincoln

Ans: I'm In Love With A German Film Star, by Sam Taylor Wood and The Pet Shop Boys


Qu: Hi, Please could tell me the name of the track before the Hull v Man City game on MOTD2 last night? It was a classic old skool piano track. Many thanks in advance.
Darren C, Herts

Ans: Rhythm Is A Mystery, by K-Klass


Qu: today's Football Focus, 15th November 2008, bit on Arsenal's week, what was the background music for that bit?
James Flynn, Dalton-in-Furness

Ans: Here Is The News, by Electric Light Orchestra


Qu: Could you tell me the name of the track used on today's (15 november) football focus, during the cut away 'forthcoming sports events' segment? Thanks.
Jez Richardson, Southampton

Ans: Meccano, by Red Light Company. (The same track is used every week).


Qu: Hello, who was the artist performing a version of 'Singin' in the Rain' on 09/11/08 MOTD's end credits? Thank you.
Joe, Bath

Ans: The version used is performed by John Martin.


Qu: Hi. What is the backing tune on as Adrian Chiles tells us about the matches still to come on this week's MOTD2 (9/11/08). It's just after the punditry on the Blackburn v Chelsea game has finished. Thanks.
J Brown, Stokesley

Ans: Five Years Time, by Noah & The Whale. The same track is used each week.


Qu: What was the instrumental track used on the Liver/Arsenal/Man U & Chelsea goal clip sequence on football focus today 8/11/08. Cheers
Jim, UK

Qu: What was the bluesy acoustic guitar music playing over the clips concerning Arsenal's goal record this season on today's Football Focus (8/11/08)?
Dan Franklin, London

Ans: A track called Rhythmalistic (by Extreme Music Publishing)


Qu: Can you tell me what the song that was played during the Hull City fans feature on today's (2nd Nov 2008) MOTD 2 was please?
Tash, London

Ans: Love Is Noise, by The Verve

OCTOBER

Qu: Please could you tell me the song that was played on MOTD 2 26/10/08 while you were playing the video introducing Redknapp and the Spurs Vs. Bolton game.
Stuart Hooper, Birmingham

Ans: Building Steam With A Grain Of Salt, by DJ Shadow.


Qu: Please could you tell me, the name of the track that played over the Chelsea/Liverpool montage that preceded the Ryan Giggs interview at the beginning of Football Focus on 25/10/08? Many thanks in advance.
Chris McLoughlin, Calne

Ans: Celestial Annihilation, by Unkle


Qu: What was the Luton Town song in the background, of the luton town piece on FF (25 oct)? Loved it. Can you tell me the artiste and name of the song?
denise kyte, midlands

Ans: There were three tracks in this piece - 30 Down To Zero, by Jane Ledsom & The Shouty Boys; Don't Cha Hear Me Callin' To Ya, by Junior Mance; Gang Bang, by Oscar Brown Jnr


Qu: There was a song playing in the feature on Hull beating the London clubs on Football Focus on October 25th. Please tell me what it was. Cheers.
Adam Sorg-Malyon, Leicester

Ans: Happy Hour, by The Housemartins (from their album London 0 Hull 4)


Qu: On today's football focus (18/10/2008), there was a feature on Tottenham Hotspur. Could you please tell me the name of the track that was played during this feature?? (It was an atmospheric dance/electronic track) Thanks.
Ian Winstanley, Nottingham

Ans: Reel Life (Evolution II), by The Cinematic Orchestra


Qu: I would like to know what piece of music was used on the Johnny Haynes feature on football focus today Saturday 18th October
Paul Healy, Ireland

Ans: Finding Beauty, by Craig Armstrong


Qu: What was the music played at the start of today's (11/10/08) Football Focus - an indie-ish guitar tune with lots of 'oo-oohs'?! cheers
Chris Stride, UK

Ans: Breath In Deeper, by Sertab


Qu: On October 11 (saturday) during football focus, I heard some background music during the Scotland football team segment and would like to know what it was. Thanks in advance.
Robert Smith, Hertfordshire

Ans: Geraldine, by Glasvegas


Qu: I'd be grateful if you could tell me what the guitar music was that played during the preamble to the Spurs v Hull game on MotD2 last night, Sunday 5th October. Many thanks. Steve
Steve, uk

Ans: Sex And Fire, by Kings Of Leon.


Qu: There was a song in the background of Match of the Day 2 on the 5th of October in the build up to the Portsmouth V Stoke game. Can you tell me what the artist and track is? Thanks
Adnan Darr, Birmingham

Ans: One Day Like This, by Elbow (from the album The Seldom Seen Kid)


Qu: What was the song played at the end of football focus on the 4th october 2008 during the feature on 'youngest ever' players? thanks.
Brendan

Ans: Kids, by MGMT


Qu: What was the music played during the Hull City section on Football Focus that was transmitted on 4th October 2008? It sounded quite classical?
David Hudson, Birmingham, England

Ans: The Universal, by Blur

SEPTEMBER

Qu: the Jermain Defoe interview on football focus (27 september). what was the tune called plz
frank Boateng , england

Ans: Dusk, by Pressure Drop


Qu: what is the song played during football focus on the 27th september when the presenter was going through what was coming up on the show, it was an instrumental piano tune.
Amandeep Heer

Ans: Hometown Glory, by Adele


Qu: Can you please tell me the song played as backing to the sheffield utd/carlos tevez appeal on football focus saturday 27th september 2008. Thank you
bobby budd, leyton, london

Ans: Luce, by Ludovico Einaudi


Qu: Hi - Would you be able to tell me what music you played in the segment before the Aston Villa game on Match of the Day 2 last night (21/9/08). Was it by Giacomo? Many thanks.
Alis Taylor, Canterbury

Ans: It was by Giacomo - a track called Three Times.


Qu: What's that western-sounding song on MoTD today (21 Sept)? At the beginning, during the Man Utd-Chelsea intro? Thanks in advance.
PeeJay, England

Ans: It's the theme tune to the film, A Fistful Of Dollars (written by Ennio Morricone).


Qu: hi can you tell me what was the song at the end of football focus today (20 September 2008).Thanks
Robbie Mccambridge, Stoke On Trent

Ans: 99 Red Balloons, by Nena


Qu: What was the track being played during the Scottish Football highlights round-up on today's (20/09) football focus (guitar & piano)
Iain Harrison, UK

Ans: Poison Prince, by Amy McDonald


Qu: Please can you tell me the artist and title of the music used on the premiership goals round up on Football Focus on Saturday 20th September 2008.
Matt Robinson, UK

Ans: The goals round-up was in two parts: first track was Rebel In You, by Supergrass; second track was When You Touch Me, by Freemasons feat Katherine Ellis.


Qu: Hi, what was the music used during the Fernando Torres and Liverpool feature on the show on 20 September 08?
Brendan O'Brien,

Ans: Escape, by Craig Armstrong


Qu: Please could you name a song used in the Score programme on Saturday afternoons for this current football season. It is used when advertising Sunday's upcoming football fixtures. It has no lyrics, just a great electro/ dance/ chillout tune. It is not the other tune used when advertising 'other sports programmes on the BBC in the coming week'. Many thanks
James Palliser, Harrogate

Ans: Lovebox, by Groove Armada


Qu: What is the song played while the Premiership Table is shown in the 08/09 MOTD and MOTD2 series? I think it was played during the olympics.
Ted, Winchester

Ans: Life In Technicolor, by Coldplay


Qu: Please could you tell me the name of the song played on MOTD this weekend for this Month's Goal of the Month. Thanks
Richard Wyatt, United Kingdom

Ans: In This City, by Iglu & Hartly (from the album And Then Boom)


Qu: What was the track used in the background when rounding up the Premiership scores towards the end of Final score on 20/09/2008? It's been used on other programmes, such as The Fashion Show on a different channel, but it's identity remains elusive. Cheers in advance.
Steven, Manchester

Ans: I think you mean the headline sequence... in which case the song is Love Is Noise, by The Verve. The same track is used each week.


Qu: What was the name of the song played during England's victory over Croatia segment on Football Focus on Saturday, September 13th
Trevor Bishop, London

Ans: One Day Like This, by Elbow


Qu: Hi, can you tell me what the song was that you guys used for Mark Hughes' interview about Man City on today's Football Focus (13th September) please? Cheers!
Oliver Burton, Ruislip, London

Ans: Heroin, by The Velvet Underground; and Blue Song, by Mint Royale


Qu: The piano music from the build up to the Wales/Russia match, Football Focus, 6 September 2008 with the Russian dolls? Thanks
Leigh Faulkner, Anglesey

Ans: Edge Hill (soundtrack version) by Groove Armada (from the Tomb Raider soundtrack)


Qu: Hi can you tell me the classic music played during the 'World Cup' montage at the start of Football Focus on Saturday 6th September 2008. Thanks
DAVID COOPER, UK

Ans: Goodbye Lenin, by Yann Tiersen (from the soundtrack to the film of the same name)

AUGUST

Qu: hi, could you tell me the music used on final score (30 August) when they take a break and you get to see upcoming sport events/programmes etc. thanks
chris conlon, uk

Ans: Feel So Strong, by Meck featuring Dino. The same track is used each week.


Qu: would like to know what track was playing football focus 30/8/08 during the spot on Rotherham utd, played briefly twice in background though fairly low in the mix, seem to recall brass, possibly funk/latin but only on for a few seconds at a time so may have misheard.
andy jackson, nantwich,cheshire

Ans: Two tracks were used in this feature - When She Made Me a Promise, by Beginning Of The End; and The Liquidator, by Harry James And The All Stars.


Qu: What's the song played during this weekend's Football's Credit Crunch (transfers piece). Date: saturday 30/08/08. Thank you.
James, Manchester

Ans: Life In Technicolour, by Coldplay


Qu: What was the piano piece that was playing over the Wenger interview & Arsenal piece on Football Focus on 30 Aug 08?
Rich Nowell, UK

Ans: Andare, by Ludovico Einaudi


Qu: What was the music used during the "still to come" segment on MOTD 2 (24 August)? It played right before the highlights of the Man City v West Ham game. Thanks
Dustin Heffner, Tennessee, US

Ans: 5 Years Time, by Noah & The Whale. The same track is used every week.


Qu: can you tell me the name of the music at the end of final score viewed on bbc world on aug 23rd in canada,2008 thanks..
gary sidwell, canada

Ans: Don't Give Up, by The Noisettes


Qu: What was the name of the music playing during the recap of the previous weekend's Premiership games during football focus on 23/08/08?
Rob Truscott, Nr Brighton

Ans: The round-up was in two parts - part one featured Uncertain Smile by The The; part two featured Dead Bodies, by Air.


Qu: Hi was there a track called "Do What You Like" by the band Passenger used on the football focus show aired on Saturday the 23rd August ? Many thanks
Dan, London

Ans: There was - when the list of the weekend's Premier League games was shown.


Qu: Hi guys could you tell me what the tune from today's episode of football focus (16th of august) is when the clip is played about the hottest transfers eg robbie keane
Kieran, rugby

Ans: Kashmir, by Led Zeppelin; Skills To Pay The Bills, by The Beastie Boys; Won't Get Fooled Again; It's Yer Money, by The Wonderstuff; Hayling, by FC Kahuna


Qu: When you get a minute, can you please let me know the title and band of the instrumental piece used as a soundtrack for the Hull City report that featured early in Saturday's (16 August)Football Focus on BBC2? I love it! It's been used on Olympic coverage too. Many thanks
A Walker, Lincolnshire

Ans: One Day Like This, by Elbow


Qu: what was the song on in the background this afternoon (football focus) when introducing the new clubs and transfers in the first 15 mins of the show. sounded a bit like air??
nathan evans, chichester

Ans: Three tracks were used in this piece - After The Storm and Inhaler, both by Craig Armstrong; The Truth Is No Words, by The Music.


Qu: What is the name of the song that Match of the Day (and MOTD2) is using for showing the Premier League football table for the 2008/09 season?
Richard McQuade, Nuneaton

Ans: Life In Technicolor, by Coldplay (from the album Viva La Vida). This track is used every week.


Qu: What's the song on the goals round up on motd2 this season?
michael D, London

Ans: No You Didn't, No You Don't, by The Courteeners


Qu: Hi, I was wondering what the tune was on MOTD2 last night (17 August 2008), It was on during the taster for the first match (Manu v Newcastle), where a little bit of background information was given whilst clips of last season were played. Thanks,
Tim Sharp, BASINGSTOKE

Ans: Mercury, by Bloc Party


Qu: During the current series of MOTD2, could you please tell what song is played during MOTD2's 2 Good 2 Bad please?
Shaun, England

Ans: Processed Beats, by Kasabian



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