Jake Humphrey leaving BT Sport after decade fronting TV channel


JAKE HUMPHREY has introduced he’s leaving BT Sport after a decade of anchoring the TV Channel’s soccer protection.

The 44-year-old is leaving to pursue different initiatives – with Laura Woods tipped to interchange him.


Humprey hosts Champions League protection with family title footballers as punditsCredit score: Reuters

Humphrey presents BT Sport’s Champions League protection and has change into acquainted to soccer followers for the reason that channel took European soccer from Sky.

He used to additionally entrance their Saturday lunchtime Premier League recreation earlier than he was changed by Lynsey Hipgrave.

The presenter will now deal with different initiatives like his widespread ‘Excessive Efficiency’ podcast.

Humphrey tweeted this afternoon: “After 10 fantastic years, I’m stepping again from BT. As a soccer fan, internet hosting Premier League matches, FA Cup video games and European Finals has meant the world to me. It has been my dream job.

“I’ve liked being a really small a part of a world class manufacturing staff.

“I additionally really feel blessed to have shared the display screen with legends of the sport and unimaginable broadcasters, who’ve change into pals. Thanks all.

“Stepping back from BT will allow me space to pursue other projects and fulfil other ambitions. I’m excited. To everyone that’s watched and commented, both good and bad (!), thank you!”

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