An “regrettable mistake” in subtitling resulted in Newcastle United being identified “white and black residue” throughout the BBC’s Match of the Day 2 program.
Commentator Guy Mowbray stated Liverpool’s Daniel Sturridge had actually scored 5 objectives versus the black and whites.
But software application puzzled the word “comma”, spoken by a subtitler, and put “residue” into the on-screen text.
The BBC stated the mistake was spotted and remedied right away.
It was seen by football author Paul Brown, who tweeted a screenshot from the program on Sunday night, stating “MOTD2 subtitler seemingly not a Newcastle fan.”
During the commentary Guy Mowbray stated: “Sturridge has actually scored in all 4 of his previous Premier League begins at Newcastle. For the Reds versus the black and whites, he boasts 5 objectives in 5 looks.”
Football commentary is re-voiced for subtitles by somebody called a “respeaker”.
A BBC spokesperson stated: “Our live subtitling service is typically really precise and makes our material a lot more available, however there are times when regrettable mistakes take place.
“On this celebration the mistake was spotted and fixed right away.”
The Magpies went on to draw 1-1 in the Premier League house video game .