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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)

22/01/2022Everton v Aston VillaEnglish Premier LeagueBBC Match of the DayMain CommentatorEnglish
17/01/2022AC Milan v SpeziaItalian Serie ABT Sport 1 / HDMain CommentatorEnglish
16/01/2022Liverpool v BrentfordEnglish Premier LeagueBBC Match of the Day 2Main CommentatorEnglish
09/01/2022Nottingham Forest v ArsenalEnglish FA CupWorld FeedMain CommentatorEnglish
08/01/2022Chelsea v ChesterfieldEnglish FA CupBBC *RED buttonMain CommentatorEnglish

Top 20 channels worked on by Simon Brotherton

BBC Radio 5 Live316
BBC Match of the Day207
World Feed139
BBC Match of the Day 270
BBC (highlights)31
BT Sport 1 / HD26
BBC One / HD19
BT Sport ESPN / HD16
BBC One15
BT Sport 2 / HD12
BT Sport 3 / HD11
BBC *RED button8
BT Sport Extra 58
BBC League Cup Show7
DAZN Canada [$] (geo/R)7
BBC Two / HD7
BBC iPlayer (geo/R)6
BT Sport Extra 26
B/R Live5

Top 20 teams worked on by Simon Brotherton

Manchester United85
Aston Villa62
West Ham United43
Manchester City36
Newcastle United35
West Bromwich Albion24
Crystal Palace24
Blackburn Rovers20
Brighton H.A.20
Birmingham City20

Top 20 people worked with by Simon Brotherton

Ian Brown55
Alan Green45
John Murray42
Graham Taylor33
Mike Ingham27
Mark Bright26
Conor McNamara21
Steve Claridge20
Mark Lawrenson20
Gavin Peacock20
Stewart Robson18
David Oates18
Gary Lineker17
Mark Saggers17
Martin Keown16
Pat Nevin15
David Pleat14
Steve Wilson13
John Motson13
Tony Dorigo13

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