“You deserve this, England deserves this. Feel it, ride it. All that pent-up emotion which is 50 seconds away.”
He continued: “Just try to be safe and follow the rules, or I’m going to be in one hell of a lot of trouble.”
The commentary was intended to be taken lightly and demonstrated Sam’s elation at England’s win, but some viewers didn’t think the speech was suitable, especially with the pandemic still ongoing.
This led some to contact regulator Ofcom to report Sam for instructing people to do whatever they want.