Controversial comedian/actor Russell Brand is to become a Match Of The Day pundit.

The Hollywood star – noted for his devotion to West Ham United – joins the BBC1 show on Saturday, March 22, for the Sport Relief fundraising weekend.

Russell will be adding his thoughts on West Ham’s performance against Manchester United, alongside former England striker Alan Shearer.

They will also look at other Premier League clashes, including Chelsea v Arsenal, Cardiff v Liverpool and Manchester City v Fulham during the programme.


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