Toby Young trolled Gary Lineker over his pay packet and the Match of the Day man’s comeback was priceless

Gary Lineker has signed a new 5-year deal with the BBC, taking a 25% pay cut which still leaves him the corporation’s highest earner, making £1.3m a year.

Here’s what the Match of the Day presenter had to say about it on Twitter.

And it didn’t take long for one of the people Lineker might have had in mind to get in touch.

And the comeback was priceless.

Separate but related, was this.


Lineker and Baddiel win Twitter exchange of the week

Source @GaryLineker