Image shows from L to R: Damon Beesley, Iain Morris.

The First Team

BBC Two sitcom about footballers. 6 episodes (1 series) in 2020. Stars Shaquille Ali-Yebuah, Jack McMullen, Jake Short, Paolo Sassanelli and others.

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Cast & Crew

Main cast
Shaquille Ali-Yebuah Player
Jack McMullen Player
Jake Short Player
Paolo Sassanelli Cesare
Will Arnett American Chairman
Theo Barklem-Biggs Petey Brooks
Chris Geere Chris Booth
Tamla Kari Actor
Vadhir Derbez Actor
Phil Wang Actor
Neil Fitzmaurice Actor
Yetunde Oduwole Actor
Writing team
Damon Beesley Writer
Iain Morris Writer
Production team
Phil Gilbert Producer
Sam Pinnell Producer
Tom Werner Executive Producer
Caroline Leddy Executive Producer
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