Classic Moments: The Intro To The First Ever Sky Sports ‘Super Sunday’ Broadcast, 1992 (Video)

Chris Wright

21st, June 2013


By Chris Wright


While plumbing the depths of Youtube to turn up those unsettling opening titles from a 1991 edition of Match of the Day yesterday, we unwittingly unearthed another little gem in the shape of the intro to the first ever “Ford Super Sunday” programme – first broadcast in 1992 when Sky Sports showed up and ruined football forever more.

How many lesser-spotted yellow nylons had to die for Richard Keys to have that jacket made? Look at the bloody state of it!

Here we go – it was, quite literally, all downhill from here..

*Sigh* Remember when Forest used to be referred to as “hot-shot giants”?