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1 :01x01 - Episode 1

Jun/09/1998
First in new series of the spin-off from Fantasy Football League. Hosted by Baddiel & Skinner, we see guest appearances from Brigette Nielsen and Jean-Michel Jarre and Terry Butcher guest stars in the Phoenix From The Flames segment as he, Frank and David re-enact his famous "bloodied bandage" moment.
Special Guest Stars: Jeff Astle as Himself |
Guest Stars: Jean Michel Jarre as Himself | Brigitte Nielsen as Herself
Director: Peter Orton

2 :01x02 - Episode 2

Jun/11/1998
Second in new series of the spin-off from Fantasy Football League. Hosted by Baddiel & Skinner, we see guest appearances from Clive Anderson and Kirsty Young and Ilunga Mwepu guest stars in the Phoenix From The Flames segment as he, Frank and David re-enact his famous "kicking away a Brazilian free kick" moment.
Special Guest Stars: Jeff Astle as Himself |
Guest Stars: Clive Anderson as Himself | Kirsty Young as Herself
Director: Peter Orton

3 :01x03 - Episode 3

Jun/12/1998
Third in series of the spin off from Fantasy Football League. Presented by Baddiel & Skinner. Leslie Ash, Sacha Distel and Peter Purves guest. Roger Milla also guest stars in the Phoenix From The Flames segment where Milla (along with Frank and David) re-enact the 1990 ITV National Power Advert. Jeff Astle also appears.
Special Guest Stars: Jeff Astle as Himself |
Guest Stars: Leslie Ash as Herself | Peter Purves as Himself | Sacha Distel as Himself | Roger Milla as Himself (Phoenix from the Flames)
Director: Peter Orton

4 :01x04 - Episode 4

Jun/14/1998
Fourth in series of the spin off from Fantasy Football League. Presented by Baddiel & Skinner. Victor Meldrew himself, Richard Wilson of One Foot in the Grave fame guest stars today. Bryan Robson also guest stars in the Phoenix From The Flames segment where he (along with Frank and David) re-enacts the quickest ever World Cup goal, which he scored against France in 1982.
Special Guest Stars: Jeff Astle as Himself |
Guest Stars: Richard Wilson (1) as Himself | Brian Blessed as Himself
Director: Peter Orton

5 :01x05 - Episode 5

Jun/16/1998
Fifth in series of the spin off from Fantasy Football League. Presented by Baddiel & Skinner. Stephen Tompkinson guests. Archie Gemmill also guest stars in the Phoenix From The Flames segment and former West Bromwih Albion player Jeff Astle also appears.
Special Guest Stars: Jeff Astle as Himself |
Guest Stars: Stephen Tompkinson as Himself | Goran Ivanisevic as Himself
Director: Peter Orton

6 :01x06 - Episode 6

Jun/18/1998
Sixth in series of the spin off from Fantasy Football League. Presented by Baddiel & Skinner.

Richard O'Sullivan, Hugo Speer and Tracey Ullman guest. Patrick Battison also guest stars in the Phoenix From The Flames segment where he (along with Frank and David) re-enacts a famous moment involving himself.
Special Guest Stars: Jeff Astle as Himself |
Guest Stars: Hugo Speer as Himself | Tracey Ullman as Herself | Richard O'Sullivan (1) as Himself
Director: Peter Orton

7 :01x07 - Episode 7

Jun/20/1998
Seventh in series of the spin off from Fantasy Football League. Presented by Baddiel & Skinner.

Sylvia Cristel and the former Sex Pistols and PiL frontman turned solo artist Johnny Rotten (now more commonly known as John(ny) Lydon) guest star in today's episode.

Eusebio also guest stars in the Phoenix From The Flames. Jeff Astle also appears.
Special Guest Stars: Jeff Astle as Himself |
Guest Stars: Sylvia Kristel as Herself | John Lydon as Himself
Director: Peter Orton

8 :01x08 - Episode 8

Jun/22/1998
Eighth in series of the spin off from Fantasy Football League. Presented by it's creators and writers, David Baddiel & Frank Skinner.

Today, guesting are Ian Broudie and the Oasis guitarist, Noel Gallagher. Also guesting are the Statto and Jeff Astle sings a song at the end.

Pedro Monzon also guest stars in the Phoenix From The Flames segment re-enacting the moment when he became the first player to be sent in a World Cup Final. This moment happened in the 1990 World Cup Final and he played for Argentina.
Special Guest Stars: Jeff Astle as Himself |
Guest Stars: Noel Gallagher as Himself | Ian Broudie as Himself
Director: Peter Orton

9 :01x09 - Episode 9

Jun/24/1998
Ninth in series of the spin off from Fantasy Football League. Presented by it's creators and writers, comedians David Baddiel & Frank Skinner.

Today, guesting is the Consenant and Vowel counting, Carol Vorderman, star of Channel Four's; Countdown. Also guesting are the Statto and Jeff Astle.

Willie Johnston also guest stars in the Phoenix From The Flames segment re-enacting the moment when he took drugs during the 1978 World Cup Finals when he was in the Scotland Squad.
Special Guest Stars: Jeff Astle as Himself |
Guest Stars: Carol Vorderman as Herself | Justin Currie as Himself
Director: Peter Orton

10 :01x10 - Episode 10

Jun/26/1998
Tenth in series of the spin off from Fantasy Football League. Presented by it's creators and writers, the well-known comedians David Baddiel & Frank Skinner.

Today, guesting are Kathy Burke and Bob Mortimer. Also guesting are the Statto and the former West Bromwich Albion player, Jeff Astle. The latter appearing as a special guest.

Manuel Negrete Arias also guest stars in the Phoenix From The Flames segment re-enacting the moment when he scored for Mexico in Bulgaria in the 1986 World Cup Finals.
Special Guest Stars: Jeff Astle as Himself |
Guest Stars: Bob Mortimer as Himself | Kathy Burke as Herself
Director: Peter Orton

11 :01x11 - Episode 11

Jun/28/1998
Eleventh edition of the comedy show from Baddiel & Skinner. Guest starring Caroline Aherne and Michael Palin, with the Statto, Jeff Astle and Ivo Viktor.
Special Guest Stars: Jeff Astle as Himself |
Guest Stars: Caroline Aherne as Herself | Michael Palin as Himself
Director: Peter Orton

12 :01x12 - Episode 12

Jun/30/1998
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Special Guest Stars: Jeff Astle as Himself |
Guest Stars: Bradley Walsh (1) as Himself | Ilie Nastase as Himself
Director: Peter Orton

13 :01x13 - Episode 13

Jul/03/1998
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Special Guest Stars: Jeff Astle as Himself |
Guest Stars: Ant McPartlin as Himself | Declan Donnelly as Himself
Director: Peter Orton

14 :01x14 - Episode 14

Jul/05/1998
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Special Guest Stars: Jeff Astle as Himself |
Guest Stars: Alan Davies as Himself
Director: Peter Orton

15 :01x15 - Episode 15

Jul/08/1998
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Special Guest Stars: Jeff Astle as Himself |
Guest Stars: Denis Leary as Himself
Director: Peter Orton

16 :01x16 - Episode 16

Jul/11/1998
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Special Guest Stars: Jeff Astle as Himself |
Guest Stars: Stephen Tompkinson as Himself
Director: Peter Orton
Warning: Fantasy World Cup guide may contain spoilers
Classification: Sports
Genre: Celebrities | Comedy | Sports
Status: Canceled/Ended
Network: itv ( United Kingdom)
Runtime: 30 Minutes
Premiere: June 09, 1998
Ended: 1998
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