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Mike Bassett: Manager

ITV sitcom about a football manager. 6 episodes (1 series) in 2005. Stars Ricky Tomlinson, Amanda Redman, Steve Edge, Neil Maskell and others.

Mike Bassett: Manager

Four years after guiding England to the World Cup semi-finals, Mike's at a crossroads in life and finds a role leading Wirral County

Genre
Sitcom
Broadcast
2005
Channel
ITV
Episodes
6   (1 series)
Creators
Johnny Smith and Rob Sprackling
Starring
Ricky Tomlinson, Amanda Redman, Steve Edge, Neil Maskell, Adam Tedder, Kobna Holdbrook-Smith, Richard Bennett, Michael Fenton Stevens and others
Director
Martin Dennis
Producers
Peter La Terriere and Luc Roeg

Four years after guiding England to the World Cup semi-finals, Mike finds himself at a crossroads in life. The top clubs aren't interested in him, and the bottom clubs don't seem too keen either.

As Mike ponders retirement on the Costa Del Sol, he finally gets the offer he's been waiting for: a post at Wirrall County F.C.

Production Details

Production company
Laugh track
None

Broadcast details

First broadcast
Thursday 29th September 2005 on ITV
Last new broadcast
Thursday 3rd November 2005 on ITV
Length of episodes
30 minutes

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