All the football experts appearing on ITV

ITV has confirmed the list of experts for reporting on Euro 2021.

The tournament was supposed to take place last summer but has been suspended until June 11th.

The final will now take place on July 11th, one year after its original planning.

In the UK, coverage of the event will be split between the BBC and ITV.

Here is a list of all the famous faces you will see on ITV over the next four weeks.


Gary Neville will appear on ITV (Image: Splash)

Gary Neville

Footy legend Gary Neville is an English football expert, coach and former player who is co-owner of the Salford City team.

He has become a big name on television, making around 1 million a year with Sky alone to bring his expertise to their comments.

In 2011 he was eliminated from the game.


Roy previously admitted he doesn’t like being an expert (Image credit: ITV)

Roy Keane

Retired Star Roy is the most successful Irish footballer of all time, having won 19 major trophies in his club career.

He has since made a career as an expert, despite originally stating that he never would.

In 2008 he said, “I did it once for Sky. Never again. I prefer to go to the dentist. You sit there with people like Richard Keys and they’re trying to sell something that’s not there.

“Every time I see a game on TV, I have to turn off the commentators.”

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The ex-soccer player has become a household name in recent years (Image: Splash)

Ian Wright

Ian played for England during his time on the court and was awarded an MBE shortly after his retirement.

He has since had a successful media career and has even appeared on the ITV series I’m A Celebrity.


Ashley Cole is famous on and off the pitch (Image: ITV)

Ashley Cole

Former player Ashley is famous for his antics on and off the pitch.

A very talented player, Ashley also made headlines when his high profile relationship with pop star Cheryl Cole ended in 2010.


The star will share her expertise (Credit: YouTube)

Emma Hayes

Emma Hayes is a professional soccer manager who has had a successful career both at home and on the other side.

The 44-year-old sports star currently coaches Chelsea FC Women, where she has been since 2012.


This year’s line-up includes a number of women (Credit: YouTube / Channel 4)

Eni Aluko

Eni, 34, retired from playing on the pitch last year.

She quit to take up a position as sports director at Aston Villa Women.

In May, however, she resigned to start a new position in US women’s football.

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Nadia will be helping viewers guide through the tournament (Image: ITV)

Nadia Nadim

The women’s soccer star Nadia was born on January 2, 1988 in Afghanistan.

In 2000, her father was executed by the Taliban.

As a result, her family fled to Denmark, where she started playing football and had a successful international career.

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Graeme has joined the ITV team (Image: ITV)

Graeme Souness

The 68-year-old footballer is a former Scottish player and manager who has had a hugely successful career on and off the field.

At the height of his career he was the captain of Liverpool, Rangers and the Scottish national team.

Graeme has also had a tough journey, having to undergo heart surgery when she was only 38 years old.

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Rob will be featured on TV screens during the tournament (Credit: YouTube)

Robert Earnshaw

Rob, 40, represented Wales 59 times between 2002 and 2012.

He has scored 16 times for his country and is the only player to ever score a hat trick in the Premier League.

As a striker, I’m looking forward to goals, ”he told ITV.

“I want to see as many goals as possible, I want to see exciting football and I want to be entertained. I think we could see a real football exhibition. “

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Arsenal legend Lee Dixon will compete for ITV (Photo credit: Peter Manning / SplashNews.com)

Lee Dixon

Lee, 57, has been an expert on Match of the Day and NBC Sports since 2002. The former Arsenal right-back signed up for ITV Sport in 2012.

In addition to his glamorous club career, in which he won four league titles and three FA Cups, Lee also appeared 22 times for England.

Mark Pougatch

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He did brilliantly on The Chase! (Photo credit: The Chase YouTube)

Mark, 53, is the Chief Sports Presenter for ITV Sport. In 2015 he took over from Adrian Chiles as the broadcaster’s sports spokesperson.

Away from football, he shares three children with his wife, Lady Victoria Scott, the younger daughter of the 5th Earl of Eldon.

Mark was also part of a winning team of celebrities who competed at The Chase … and won £ 120,000 for charity!

Seema Jaswal

Seema is perhaps best known to sports fans for hosting the BBC’s snooker coverage. But Seema, 36, is also known for hosting motorsport for Channel 4 and CBBC’s Sportsround.

She was also part of ITV coverage of the 2018 World Cup and spent several years with Matthew Wright on The Wright Stuff.

Sam Matterface

Last July it was announced that Sam, 43, would take over from Clive Tyldesley as ITV’s main commentator. He previously made headlines in 2018 after stepping in as the new voice of Dancing On Ice.

DOI wasn’t Sam’s first taste of the spotlight, however. In addition to working on the radio, Sam also appeared on Deal or No Deal in 2006. Unfortunately he only won £ 99 from the banker in the end.

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Crystal Palace winger Andros Townsend has scored three goals for England himself (Credit: BT Sport YouTube)

Andros Townsend

Andros, 29, moved to the Crystal Palace five years ago after high profile stints in Tottenham and Newcastle.

He has made thirteen international appearances for England – and scored three times for the Three Lions – himself. Andros will not be on Gareth Southgate’s squad this summer.

His last appearance in an England shirt came against Spain in November 2016.

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