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Jim Proudfoot joins Talksport commentary team ahead of Brazil 2014 Fifa World Cup

Commentator: Jim Proudfoot

Footballer commentator Jim Proudfoot will join Talksport ahead of the Brazil 2014 Fifa World Cup, the station has announced.

Proudfoot previously provided commentary for the station during its coverage of the 2010 World Cup and he will join former footballer Stan Collymore and presented Sam Matterface in the commentary team.

Proudfoot, who has previously worked with Sky Sports and ESPN, said: “I am thrilled to be returning to Talksport, and am looking forward to becoming part of a team who have extended the boundaries of sports broadcasting in this country.

“Talksport has an excellent portfolio of rights across so many competitions and the chance to talk to listeners through every step of the World Cup is a prospect I am really looking forward to.”

Talksport is an official broadcaster of the 2014 World Cup and in domestic British football it is a global audio partner of the Premier League.

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