445 complaints to BBC over Neville commentary

Phil Neville, a former player whose career included stints at Manchester United and Everton.
Ex Manchester United and England player Phil Neville made his commentary debut for the BBC on Saturday. Credit: Press Association

The BBC has received 445 complaints about Phil Neville's commentary of England's World Cup match with Italy, a spokeswoman confirmed.

Neville was heavily criticised on Twitter during and after Saturday's match for what some described as his "boring" delivery.

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