About

Rob Daly is a freelance football commentator, journalist and presenter specialising in European football.

His world feed commentary work can be heard on various TV channels, including matches shown on Fox Soccer in the US plus BT Sport, Sky Sports, FreeSports and Premier Sports in the UK.

Rob regularly appears as a European football pundit on talkSPORT, BBC Radio 5Live, World Service and others. He also presents the official UEFA Champions League radio show and podcast.

Current Projects 

Bundesliga // Commentary

Third season as a freelance football commentator for World TV feed shown on Fox Sports (US) and BT Sport (UK). Work has included on-site commentary at games in Germany.

IMG // Commentary

Football commentator for world feeds of various leagues including the Chinese Super League (live on Sky), Eredivisie, Russian Premier League (previously on ESPN) plus international football.

Eir Sport (formerly Setanta Sports) // Commentary

Football commentator for live UEFA Europa League matches with co-commentator and Match-of-the-Day style show “Premier League Central”. Also worked as a pitch-side reporter for games in the UK.

FreeSports // Commentary

Football commentator for brand new sports channel in the UK (Sky 424, BT, Freeview 95). Covered the first live match shown on FreeSports, Netherlands U21 v England U21, in September 2017.

Premier Sports // Commentary

Freelance football commentator on Live TV match coverage for Rangers’ and Aberdeen’s 2017/18 Europa League qualifying campaigns, plus West Ham and Arsenal pre-season friendlies.

International Champions Cup // Commentary

Football commentator for the International Champions Cup World feed during the 2017/18 pre-season, covering matches involving Barcelona, Real Madrid, Manchester United and Bayern.

Premier League Club’s TV Channels // Commentary

Freelance football commentator for Manchester City (2011-17) covering first team games live on-site at the Etihad, including the title win against QPR in 2012. Also worked for Crystal Palace (17-18), West Ham and Spurs previously.

talkSPORT // Punditry // Commentary

Guest co-host to Danny Kelly on Sunday night European football show “Trans Europe Express”, and hosted the show for the first time in May 2018 in Danny’s absence. Regular European football pundit on talkSPORT too featuring on Sports Breakfast, Kick-Off and Sports Bar. 

BBC Radio 5 Live // Punditry

European football pundit on BBC Radio 5Live having appeared in studio on the Monday Night Club and European Football Show.

UEFA.com // Commentary // Presenting // Journalism //

Host the official UEFA Champions League radio show (as heard on Canada’s TSN Radio, UEFA.com, the UCL app plus the podcast. Also regularly provide voiceover, commentary and reporter work.