Sky in the UK has announced that footballing legend Jill Scott is set to take on the position of captain of the blue team, on series 18 of flagship Sky Max show A League of Their Own. In the brand-new series Jill will go up against rival captain Jamie Redknapp, hosted by Romesh Ranganathan.

For a first look at Jill Scott ahead of her debut, watch The Lionesses: A League of Their Own Special available from 12 July on Sky Max and NOW. The new season of A League Of Their Own will launch exclusively on Sky Max and NOW later this year