***This is an all ages show but anyone under 14 must come with a parent/guardian.***
Stars of Yahoo Sport UK’s The Football Show, Jim Daly (JOE.co.uk's Friday Football Live, 20 million views on YouTube) and Dave Bibby (Channel 4’s ‘EYE SPY’, DERREN BROWN: PUSHED TO THE EDGE) preview their 2019 Edinburgh Festival comedy football show.
The Ant and Dec of football (try to work out which is which) both love the beautiful game and finding the funny in it. They bring their friendly, smart jokes and parody songs to stage, joined by some special guests for an hour of football fun for the fan that’s sick of Mark Lawrenson’s shirts.
A live comedy football themed show that pokes fun at the wonderful world of football for fans that hate the word 'banter' and find Alan Shearer boring.
Viral sensation Jim has had more than 20 million views on his comedy football YouTube channel, which has 74,000 subscribers. He launched and hosted JOE.co.uk's Friday Football Live, the first ever made-for-Facebook live football show. He has also written for sketch show News Revue and was resident comedy song writer and performer at the award winning Football Special.
He is the host of the Five Year Plan podcast for fans of Crystal Palace FC and has appeared as a football pundit on BBC 5live, BT Sport, London Live, TalkSPORT and lots more.
Dave is an award winning comedian and has appeared in Channel 4's 'Eye Spy' alongside Stephen Fry, 'Derren Brown: The Push' and was the face of Betfair's football betting ads. He is one third of sketch act 'Lead Pencil', as seen on Comedy Central, BBC Radio 4, Best New Sketch Act Final and two sell-out runs at The Underbelly, Edinburgh.
His latest show 'Dave Bibby Crazy Cat Lady (Show 547) will be a part of PBH Free Fringe this year.
Dave is also a regular on the stand-up circuit and was awarded 'Best Male Act' at the SOLO Festival for his one-man show 'Stories from the Spectrum', he won the Audience Award at the 2018 Musical Comedy Awards and will shortly be performing in the Leicester Square Theatre Sketch Off Final 2019.