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Match of the Day 2 Scores Highest Ever Rating

After breaking four million viewers several times last season, Match of the Day 2 on Sunday, August 28th, smashed the all-time record for the football highlights programme, peaking at 5.2 million viewers, with over three million still stuck to their sofa as the clock approached midnight. Colin was joined by special guest, Wigan manager Roberto Martinez, to marvel at that days happenings in the English Premier League, which included Manchester United’s 8-2 drubbing of Arsenal at Old Trafford. A mixture of this result, Roberto’s smile and Colin’s cardigan have been attributed to the ratings bonanza.