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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)

02/07/2021Belgium v ItalyUEFA Euro 2020World FeedMain CommentatorEnglish
28/06/2021Croatia v SpainUEFA Euro 2020World FeedMain CommentatorEnglish
26/06/2021Wales v DenmarkUEFA Euro 2020World FeedMain CommentatorEnglish
23/06/2021Germany v HungaryUEFA Euro 2020World FeedMain CommentatorEnglish
21/06/2021North Macedonia v NetherlandsUEFA Euro 2020World FeedMain CommentatorEnglish

Top 20 channels worked on by Simon Brotherton

BBC Radio 5 Live222
BBC Match of the Day173
World Feed115
BBC Match of the Day 256
BBC (highlights)30
BBC One / HD19
BT Sport 1 / HD17
BT Sport ESPN / HD12
BT Sport 2 / HD10
BBC One9
BT Sport Extra 58
BT Sport 3 / HD8
BBC League Cup Show7
BBC *RED button7
DAZN Canada [$] (geo/R)7
BT Sport Extra 45
ESPN+ USA [$] (geo/R)5
B/R Live5
BT Sport Extra 25
Sky Sports *RED button5

Top 20 teams worked on by Simon Brotherton

Manchester United65
Aston Villa40
West Ham United32
Newcastle United24
Manchester City24
West Bromwich Albion22
Crystal Palace21
Brighton H.A.18
Blackburn Rovers16
Leicester City16
Birmingham City13

Top 20 people worked with by Simon Brotherton

Ian Brown36
John Murray35
Alan Green35
Mark Bright26
Graham Taylor22
Mark Lawrenson20
Mike Ingham19
Conor McNamara17
Steve Claridge14
Pat Nevin14
Stewart Robson14
Gavin Peacock12
Tony Dorigo12
Martin Keown12
Kevin Kilbane11
David Pleat11
Nigel Spackman11
Danny Murphy11
Gary Lineker11
Steve Wilson10

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