Football fans cry foul as stuttering ITV Hub pictures leave them watching the same corner for 10 minutes in a row in France-Switzerland Euros match
- ITV Hub has been hit by technical issues for people trying to stream Euros 2020
- Fans complain France vs Switzerland match has been frozen on corner kick
- Broadcaster said it was ‘working on getting services back as soon as possible’
Football fans have vented their anger at ITV’s coverage of the Euros after the channel’s streaming service was hit by technical issues.
Supporters trying to watch the France vs Switzerland match on ITV Hub say that play has been frozen on a corner kick for more than 10 minutes.
Others say that they have been forced to watch the corner on repeat and some are not able to get onto the coverage at all.
Football fans have vented their anger at ITV’s coverage of the Euros after the channel’s streaming service was hit by technical issues
ITV tweeted to say: ‘We are currently experiencing technical difficulties and working on getting services back as soon as possible.’
The broadcaster has been sharing coverage of the Euros 2020 tournament with the BBC, splitting the games equally, although ITV has bagged most of the England matches.
The issue appears to only be affecting the online Hub service, while normal TV coverage is working as normal.
The BBC has also received considerable criticism for its coverage of Euro 2020, in the wake of Christian Eriksen’s collapse on the pitch during the match between Denmark and Finland.
The coverage became one of the most complained-about moments in TV history, but the BBC said that it had no control over the footage, which was provided by Uefa.