In this new series for ITV, former England international Karen Carney shines a light on the incredible achievements of female footballers on and off the pitch. Meeting one player each episode, Karen speaks with some of the greatest names in the sport today as they were preparing for the World Cup in Australia & New Zealand – reflecting on the challenges they have faced in their outstanding careers whilst encouraging them to open up about the sacrifices and hardships that are required to reach the elite level of the beautiful game.
The Overlap is an award-winning YouTube platform that revolutionises fan engagement in sports and entertainment. With almost 200 million YouTube views and sold-out live events, The Overlap captivates audiences both online and offline – offering unique content, authentic interviews and exclusive experiences with star studded names. Our July 2023 interview with Dele serves as a testament to the immense reach achievable on The Overlap. Within the first 24 hours, the interview amassed 3.4 million views on YouTube. Beyond our platform, Everton's 1878s created a moving "we are with you Dele, together… we are stronger" banner, widely shared during Everton's season opener. Esteemed sports outlets like B/R Football and TNT Sport also shared this heartwarming show of solidarity. Kensington Palace acknowledged the video, praising Dele's bravery and sending warm wishes.
Join footballing icons Gary Neville, Roy Keane, and Jamie Carragher on an unforgettable journey across the UK and Ireland in The Overlap On Tour. This thrilling four-part series takes viewers on a unique adventure as the trio embarks on their acclaimed arena tour while revisiting pivotal locations in their football careers. From grassroots clubs to iconic tourist attractions, the legends explore cities significant to their football journeys. They also meet up with football greats like Paul McGrath, John Barnes, and Stuart Pearce along the way. This captivating series that combines sports, travel, and camaraderie, featuring venues like Dublin's 3Arena, Liverpool's M&S, London's Wembley Arena, and Manchester's O2 Apollo, each with its own distinctive charm. The Overlap On Tour is a must-watch for football enthusiasts and fans of these legendary players.
Playing With Pride sees Clare Balding host a line-up of guests including Tom Daley, Rylan Clark, Fara Williams, Pippa York, Rio Ferdinand, and Ugo Monye as they discuss the positivity and evolution of opinion and LGBTQ+ inclusivity in the world of sport at the highest level and beyond.