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Simon Brotherton

Simon Charles Brotherton is a sports commentator for the BBC, appearing on Match of the Day and BBC Radio Five Live, as well as BT Sport television. Brotherton was still at school when he began his career with BBC Local Radio and developed further while he was studying at Birmingham University where he joined Birmingham's local BBC radio station WM. In 1990 Brotherton joined the BBC network, where, as well as commentating on the Premier League, he has commentated on a variety of football tournaments including the FIFA World Cup, UEFA Euro 1996, UEFA Euro 2000, UEFA Euro 2004, the African Cup of Nations, the UEFA Champions League Final and the UEFA Cup Final. More...

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Last 5 matches worked on by Simon Brotherton (see all)

21/01/2021Lazio v ParmaItalian Cup (Coppa Italia)BT Sport 1 / HDMain CommentatorEnglish
19/01/2021West Ham United v West Bromwich AlbionEnglish Premier LeagueBBC Match of the DayMain CommentatorEnglish
17/01/2021Napoli v FiorentinaItalian Serie APremier Sports 1 HDMain CommentatorEnglish
16/01/2021Fulham v ChelseaEnglish Premier LeagueBBC Match of the DayMain CommentatorEnglish
14/01/2021Sassuolo v SPALItalian Cup (Coppa Italia)BT Sport 1 / HDMain CommentatorEnglish

Top 20 channels worked on by Simon Brotherton

BBC Match of the Day86
World Feed64
BBC Match of the Day 236
BBC Radio 5 Live33
BT Sport 1 / HD14
BT Sport Extra 57
BBC (highlights)7
DAZN Canada [$] (geo/R)6
BT Sport 2 / HD5
BT Sport ESPN / HD5
B/R Live5
BT Sport 3 / HD5
Sky Sports *RED button5
BT Sport Extra 24
BT Sport Extra 43
Premier Sports 1 HD3
BBC *RED button2
beIN Sports MENA 11 HD2
BT Sport Extra 32
Astro SuperSport 41

Top 20 teams worked on by Simon Brotherton

Manchester United20
West Ham United13
Crystal Palace11
Brighton H.A.11
West Bromwich Albion10
Manchester City10
Aston Villa9
Newcastle United9
Norwich City7
Inter Milan7
Leicester City7

Top 20 people worked with by Simon Brotherton

Tony Dorigo10
Stewart Robson8
Mike Ingham8
John Murray7
Nigel Spackman7
Matthew Upson7
Adam Virgo6
Alex Scott6
Steve Claridge5
Ian Brown5
Mark Lawrenson5
Clive Allen5
Matt Holland4
David Pleat4
Phil Neville4
Gary Lineker4
Darren Fletcher3
Martin Keown3
Conor McNamara3
Pat Nevin3

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