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Peter Drury Bio, Age, Early Life, Commentary, Salary, Net worth

Peter Drury Biography/Wiki

Peter Drury is an eminent British football commentator. He currently works for Premier League Productions as well as for BT Sports on their FA Cup and Champions League Raportage like UEFA Champions, 2018 FIFA World Cup and UEFA Europa League.

Drury is a former ITV Sport commentator as he turned into their range two football commentator, a role he had held since becoming a member of the network in 1998-2013.

Peter Drury Age and Birthday

Drury is 52 years as of 2019. He was born in the year 1967 in Britain. Details about Peter’s date of birth are not known, he likes to keep his personal matters away from the public eye hence making it difficult to know her date of birth. This section will be updated as soon as it is available.

Peter Drury  Early Life|Early Carrer

Drury attended Saint John’s School, Leatherhead in Surrey. While growing up, Peter had a role model called Peter Jones, whom he regarded as his favorite commentator, Peter Jones had worked for BBC Radio. Drury describes him as having a beautiful, authoritative and poetic voice. Formerly, he has served as an accountant for a period of a month after graduating from the University of Hall from which he completed his Bachelor’s.

Peter Drury Wife

Peter likes to keep his personal life private, away from the public eye hence information regarding his dating life is not available. It is therefore not known whether he is married or has any children. However, we are keeping tabs and will update you once it is available.

Peter Drury Facts and Body Measurements

    • Full Name: Peter Drury
    • Age/ How Old?: 52 years as of 2019
    • Place of Birth: Britain
    • Education‎: Saint John’s School, University of Hull
    • Nationality: British
    • Profession: Sports Commentator
    • Net worth: $2 Million

Peter Drury Commentary

Drury was first employed at BBC Radio Leeds at a time when Leeds were leading in the championships of the Football League First Division during the 1991/92 season. Later in the start of the 1997/98 season, he moved to Broadcasting House in London where he got an opportunity to cover matches of the day including the 3rd match ob Sartuday 4th October 1997 which was Everton vs Sheffield Wednesday at Hillsborough Stadium.

In 2013, Peter joined BT Sports and UEFA Europa League. On 13th June 2014, he commentated on the 2014 FIFA World Cup final match between Argentina and Germany at the Maracana Stadium. Drury recovered Jon Champion as the prime commentator in the Pro Evolution Soccer Video game series, starting with Pro Evolution Soccer 2016 as well as narrating Sony’s This Is Football series earlier.

Peter commentated during the 2018 FIFA World Cup games for FIFA’s international feed and its YouTube channel, including the final between France against Croatia. From the year 1995, Drury has commentated on major premier league matches alongside co-commentator Jim Beglin.

He has worked with Jim Beglin including early work with 5 live. Drury insists that viewers normally tune in to watch the match not because of them but because of the fans. Peter commentated In the 2018/19 champions league on the second foot match of the knockout stages between Real Madrid and Ajax in the Bernabéu. He enrolled with SuperSport in 2019.

Drury is best known for his poetic style of commentary, often using phrases such as “in a trice” instead of ordinary language. Drury has been famous for his expressive and extremely literate style of commentary. This was exemplified on 10 April 2018, when he was commentating on Roma’s 3-0 Champions League quarter-final victory over Barcelona.

As the final goal was scored by Kostas Manolas, Drury instinctively exclaimed: “Roma have risen from their ruins, Manolas, the Greek God in Rome!”. Drury has once written a column for The Independent in the UK but gave up because of the workload at ITV. But because of the love in writing Drury wishes to go back in writing if another chance arises.

Drury Preparation

Drury says actual commentating during matches takes just 10 percent. He spends the rest 90 percent on research. This he does by trawling through sites, watching past matches to know players as well as speaking to locals of foreign clubs. He also attends training sessions. All the preparation takes between three to four hours a day.

Peter Drury Salary

The sports commentator receives an annual salary of $100,000 from his successful reporting career. Furthermore, the sportscaster receives an added sum of money from his radio and TV guest appearances as a sports pundit too.

Peter Drury Net Worth

Peter has enjoyed a long career in the Sportscaster industry spanning almost three decades. Through proceeds from his work as an anchor, he has been able to accumulate a huge/modest fortune. Drury is estimated to have a net worth of about $2 million as of 2019.

Frequently Asked Questions About  Peter Drury

Who is Peter Drury?

Peter Drury is an eminent British football commentator. He currently works for Premier League Productions as well as for BT Sports on their FA Cup and Champions League Raportage like UEFA Champions, 2018 FIFA World Cup and UEFA Europa League.

How old is Peter Drury?

Drury is 52 years as of 2019. He was born in the year 1967 in Britain. Details about Peter’s date of birth are not known, he likes to keep his personal matters away from the public eye hence making it difficult to know her date of birth. This section will be updated as soon as it is available.

Is Peter Drury Married?

Peter likes to keep his personal life private, away from the public eye hence information regarding his dating life is not available. It is therefore not known whether he is married or has any children. However, we are keeping tabs and will update you once it is available.

How much is Peter Drury Worth?

Peter has enjoyed a long career in the Sportscaster industry spanning almost three decades. Through proceeds from his work as an anchor, he has been able to accumulate a huge/modest fortune. Drury is estimated to have a net worth of about $2 million as of 2019.

How much does Drury Make?

The sports commentator receives an annual salary of $100,000 from his successful reporting career. Furthermore, the sportscaster receives an added sum of money from his radio and TV guest appearances as a sports pundit too.

Is Peter Dead or Alive?

The eminent British football commentator Drury is alive and in good health. There have been no reports of him getting sick or having any health-related issues.

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