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Alex Scott MBE

Alex Scott MBE

Former Professional Footballer, Pundit and Presenter

Alex Scott is a former Arsenal FC Captain and England Centurion. She is the co-host of Sky Sports’ Goals on Sunday, a well-regarded pundit for BBC and Sky Sports, a regular on  Match of the Day and an ambassador for Nike and Mastercard.

Alex signed with Arsenal at age eight and stayed with the team for most of her career, helping the club to achieve a domestic double of the FA Women’s Cup and the FA Women’s Premier League. She has travelled the world playing for England, becoming the second most capped player with 140 appearances. Alex represented Great Britain in the 2012 Olympics before retiring from international football in 2017.

Since then, she has a enjoyed a successful broadcasting career and quickly became renowned for her insights into the game and sharp punditry skills. Alex made history as the first female Sky Pundit and made waves as the first female to commentate for the BBC for a Men’s World Cup. She also regularly presents on The One Show (BBC), and impressed judges and the public alike on Strictly Come Dancing, even going on to win the Sport Relief Strictly Special in 2018.