Barry S.

Football Commentator with 8+ years experience, currently in Commentary Services

United Kingdom
English

Football Commentator/host for Premier League Live on talkSPORT. Commentary for DAZN, Gravity Media, IMG, FA Player, Spalk and One Football. Qualified CAFE audio-descriptive commentator for UEFA/Wemble...see more

  • Digital & Broadcast Media
  • Broadcast Media
  • Online Media
  • Media Production
  • ...

200

/hr
  • Pre-vetted expert
  • Confirmed hourly rate
  • Available on short notice

Experience

Producer/Director

Brila Media Limited
1 year
Current position
Aug 2021 - Present
Overseeing the production of Football Live on a Saturday and Sunday, broadcast to an audience in excess of three million listeners in Africa. Producing and presenting as well as seeking...see more

UK Commentary Supervisor

GBVision
1 year
Current position
Jun 2021 - Present
Managing the UK commentary team, growing the pool of commentators and assisting in the growth of the business in the UK. Commentary providers for Livescore and Flashscore.

Football Commentator

OneFootball
2 years
Current position
May 2021 - Present
Football commentator for various live matches streamed through the OneFootball website and app.

Football Commentator

Spalk
2 years
Current position
Jan 2021 - Present
Football commentator, voicing live action remotely through the Spalk commentary interface.

Football Commentator

IMG Media
3 years
Current position
Aug 2019 - Present
Providing commentary for highlights of EFL matches including Championship highlights for Sky Sports.

Football Commentator

ITN Productions
6 months
Dec 2018 - Jun 2019
Providing commentary for EFL highlights.

Football Commentator

Gravity Media
4 years
Current position
Oct 2018 - Present
Commentary for Champions League, Europa League and FA Cup matches.

Football Commentator

The Sports Presentation Company
4 years
Current position
Aug 2018 - Present
UEFA qualified ADC (audio description commentary) for major football matches being hosted by the Football Association at Wembley Stadium.

Football Commentator

DAZN
5 years
Current position
Mar 2018 - Present
Providing live commentary to televised matches broadcast across the world by DAZN including French Ligue1, J1 League and Chinese Super League.

Football Commentator

FilmMyMatch
5 years
Current position
Feb 2018 - Present
Commentary for various other live stream events and highlights packages (clients including The Football Association, Kent FA, Middlesex FA). 2020-2021 season: Live stream and highlights...see more

Premier League Live Commentator/Host

talkSPORT
7 years
Current position
Sep 2015 - Present
Football commentator/host for talkSPORT and the Premier League Live show for the talkSPORTlive international feed.

Head of Commentary/Lead Commentator

Commentary Services
8 years
Current position
Feb 2015 - Present
Providing remote live stream commentaries, commentary voiceover for pre-filmed matches - highlights, goal compilations and full match recordings.

Sports Show Co-host

Star Radio Cambridge
5 months
Nov 2014 - Apr 2015
Co-hosting and producing the four hour sports show on a Saturday afternoon.

In-Play Radio Presenter

William Hill
3 years
Sep 2014 - May 2017
Presenter on the live in-play show broadcast online during a busy Saturday afternoon flanked by two betting experts.

TV Data Manager

DIGIGUIDE
9 years
Mar 2010 - Jun 2019
TV Data Manager and television listings 'expert' for Digiguide.tv (from 2018 part of PA Media), heading up a small editorial team and overseeing first line support for subscribers and a...see more

Football Commentator

PERFORM
14 years
Current position
Jun 2009 - Present
Live world feed commentary for football matches all over the world for various media platforms for Watch and Bet, NGSN, PSGTV amongst other platforms.

Co Host

Football Commentary Workshop
12 years
Aug 2008 - Jun 2020
Founder and host of the Football Commentary Workshop.

Voice Over Artist

Freelance
19 years
Current position
May 2004 - Present
Freealce voice over work including Citroen, Arsenal FC, Daily Mirror, Barclays Bank, David Beckham Academy, Creative Kingdom and Oyster Homes.

Television Data Management/Schedules manager

PA Media
18 years
Apr 2001 - Jun 2019
Extensive television scheduling and data at managerial level working for EBS, a division of the PA group across over 18 years. 10 years of which were spent looking after the Digiguide p...see more

Freelance

Football commentator
22 years
Current position
Aug 2000 - Present
Skills: Commentating.

Industries, roles and expertise

Industry experience

  • Broadcast Media
  • Online Media
  • Media Production
  • Motion Pictures and Film
  • Digital & Broadcast Media

Role experience

  • Media & Communication
  • Program and Project Management

Expertise

  • Broadcast
  • Broadcast Journalism
  • Sports
  • Broadcasting
  • Radio Broadcasting