Rail travelling football fans rejoice – now’s your chance to spend the day with Soccer AM host and former footballer Jimmy Bullard.
The ex-Wigan Athletic player will be joining Merseyrail staff at Liverpool South Parkway station on Tuesday 3 December between 12:15pm and 1:45pm, and passengers are welcome to come and meet the man himself.
TV personality Jimmy will be manning the tills in the Mtogo convenience store, checking tickets at the gate-line and making announcements on the tannoy.
There is also a competition running on Merseyrail’s social media for one lucky follower to win the chance to battle it out with Jimmy over a game of table football.
All entrants need to do is answer this simple question on Merseyrail’s Twitter or Facebook:
Which football-related TV show does Jimmy Bullard host?
A) Soccer AM
B) Tipping Point
C) The Chase
Deadline for entries is Monday 2 December at 12pm and the winner will be announced later that day.
Jimmy’s appearance is supported by Merseyrail’s partnership with confectionary manufacturer Cadbury.
Suzanne Grant, Commercial Director at Merseyrail, said: “We are very excited to welcome Jimmy Bullard to our network next week.
“Liverpool South Parkway’s Mtogo store is one of the busiest on our network and we are sure that Jimmy will provide entertainment to our passengers throughout the day.
“We would welcome anyone to come and say hello to Jimmy as we celebrate all things football– it’s sure to be a special afternoon!”
Liverpool South Parkway’s Mtogo store is the newest and one of the largest of ten stores on the Merseyrail network, offering anything from meal deals, fresh milk and Costa Coffees to magazines, newspapers and train tickets at competitive prices.
There is also a large range of vegetarian and vegan-friendly treats available.