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Best football documentaries you can watch right now


With the whole country still on a high after the epic win from the Lionesses’ at Wembley, we all have a strong case of football fever! To get your football fix on top of the Premier League and Championship games, we’ve found the best football documentaries to watch with Freeview Play on your Mitchell and Brown Smart TV.


Squad Goals – BBC iPlayer


Behind the scenes access to WSL’s West Ham Women, from the pitch to the locker room! Watch the ups and downs of the 2019 – 2022 season as they take on the best teams across the country. Gripping and gritty!


Football Dreams: The Academy – All 4


A brand-new documentary airing on Channel 4 following a group of young lads wanting to fulfil their dreams of becoming professional footballers at Crystal Palace Football Club. From ages 8 to 18 years old, you can follow their journeys with lots of twists and turns on their way to becoming a football pro!


England Lionesses: When Football Came Home – BBC iPlayer


On 31st July 2022, England’s women’s football team changed history by winning the Euros against Germany at Wembley. View everything that led up to the incredible victory with behind-the-scenes footage, action and interviews from the Lionesses’.


All or nothing: Arsenal – Prime Video


Now that football is back on and stadiums are filling up, Arsenal’s manager Mikel Arteta has the mammoth task of returning the club to its former glory. Catch the highs and lows in this raw documentary with unprecedented access on and off the pitch.


Bury: Bringing Football Back – BBC iPlayer


After the devastating collapse of Bury FC in 2019, a group of local Bury fans set about bringing the club back to their beloved town. Follow Chris Murray and his friends over the course of 12 months with never seen before footage displaying the birth of a new club and the resilience needed to do the near impossible!


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