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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)

19/10/2021Atlético Madrid v LiverpoolUEFA Champions LeagueWorld FeedMain CommentatorEnglish
17/10/2021Bordeaux v NantesFrench Ligue 1BT Sport ESPN / HDMain CommentatorEnglish
16/10/2021Aston Villa v WolvesEnglish Premier LeagueBBC Match of the DayMain CommentatorEnglish
11/10/2021North Macedonia v GermanyFIFA/UEFA WC 2022 QualifiersWorld FeedMain CommentatorEnglish
08/10/2021Germany v RomaniaFIFA/UEFA WC 2022 QualifiersWorld FeedMain CommentatorEnglish

Top 20 channels worked on by Simon Brotherton

BBC Radio 5 Live274
BBC Match of the Day189
World Feed127
BBC Match of the Day 258
BBC (highlights)30
BBC One / HD19
BT Sport 1 / HD18
BBC One15
BT Sport ESPN / HD15
BT Sport 2 / HD10
BT Sport 3 / HD10
BT Sport Extra 58
BBC League Cup Show7
BBC *RED button7
DAZN Canada [$] (geo/R)7
BT Sport Extra 25
B/R Live5
ESPN+ USA [$] (geo/R)5
BT Sport Extra 45

Top 20 teams worked on by Simon Brotherton

Manchester United78
Aston Villa46
West Ham United35
Newcastle United32
Manchester City29
Crystal Palace24
West Bromwich Albion23
Brighton H.A.18
Blackburn Rovers18
Leicester City17

Top 20 people worked with by Simon Brotherton

Ian Brown48
Alan Green41
John Murray37
Mark Bright26
Graham Taylor24
Mike Ingham21
Mark Lawrenson20
Conor McNamara19
Gavin Peacock18
Gary Lineker17
Mark Saggers17
Pat Nevin15
Steve Claridge15
Stewart Robson14
Martin Keown13
Tony Dorigo13
David Oates13
Steve Wilson13
David Pleat13
Clive Allen11

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