Fittingly, the 72-year-old's final appearance on the Beeb will be at the FA Cup final.

Motson said: “I’ve absolutely loved my time commentating for BBC Sport and I’ve been fortunate enough to witness some of the biggest moments in football history mere yards away from the action. I’ve really been very lucky.”

A true servant to English Football, Motson has been providing his authoritive voice on MOTD, Grandstand, Football Focus and BBC Radio 5 regularly since 1968. We are truly honoured that he will be joining us as part of this farewell tour and look forward to welcoming him for this very special night.

£45 per person. Includes 3 course meal, After dinner speech from John and Ricky George and Q&A session.

For tickets please contact us:
Tel: 02476 312989

Thursday 8th March 2018, 7.30pm

John Motson - Motty to his many fans - is one of the best known personalities in sports broadcasting.  He has been a member of the Match of the Day team for 50 years and is regarded by many as the voice of football. He has witnessed amazing moments of sporting history and spent decades covering FA, European and World Cup Championships.

After 10 World Cups, 29 FA Cup finals, 10 European Championships and more than 200 England games, Motty will call it a day at the end of this season after embarking on an 18-match farewell tour over the course of the Premier League season.