Peter Drury

Peter Drury

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Peter Drury is an English football commentator. Peter Drury is associated with Premier League Production along with BT Sport on their FA Cup and Champions League coverage.

Early Life

Peter was born in December 1967 in his birthplace, Britain, and his age is currently 54 years old. However, many details about his family life are not available. He went to St John’s School, Leatherhead in Surrey then later attended the University of Hull. Since his childhood, Drury aspired to be a commentator and followed Peter Jones who back then worked for BBC Radio

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Caption: Peter Drury
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Career and Professional life

Peter Drury’s first job was as an Accountant. However, he worked as an accountant only for a month and then joined BBC Radio Leeds in 1990. After working there for about 6 years, Drury moved to Broadcasting House in London at the start of the 1997/98 season. That year he got the opportunity to cover several matches. Over the year Drury became better in his work.  He joined BT Sports in 2013. Here he was responsible for the coverage of the Premier League, FA Cup, UEFA Champions League, and UEFA Europa League.

At the 2014 FIFA World Cup, he even commentated on the final match between Germany and Argentina on 13 June 2014 at the Maracanã Stadium. Moreover, in 2015, Drury replaced Jon Champion in the Pro Evolution Soccer video game series as the primary commentator. He began with h Pro Evolution Soccer 2016. Later he even narrated Sony’s This Is Football. For the 2018 FIFA World Cup, FIFA hired Drury to commentate on its international feed and its YouTube channel. Along with BT Sports Drury has signed with SuperSport since 2019. He is one of the most admired commentators of current times popular for his poetic style.

Awards and Nomination

After years of commitment and dedication to his profession, Drury won his first award in 2019. He won the Commentator of the Year at the 2019 FSA awards.

Net Worth

Peter has established a successful career as a football commentator. Therefore, he earns a generous sum of money. His estimated salary is $ 100 thousand. Similarly, he has an estimated net worth of $ 2 million as of 2022.

Relationship Status

Peter Drury is kind of secretive about his personal life. Despite being in the media for years, he has not revealed any information about his relationship status and love interest. As a 54-year-old successful man, we can assume he is married and has a happy family.

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Caption: Jim Beglin and Peter Drury
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Scandals

52 years old he is a career-focused man. He has worked very hard to reach the heights he is today. Similarly, he is not involved in any rumors and controversies.

Body Measurements

Peter is in his early fifties and has healthily lived half a century. For a 54-year-old, he has maintained a fit and healthy body. However, his hair has started turning grey, and even more, started falling off his head. He is already half bald and has a wrinkled face. This shows he’s growing old. More about his physical features, he has an average height and fair skin tone.

Peter Drury

Caption: Peter Drury and Jim Beglin
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Social Media

He is active and frequently connects via social media sites. His followers intake a lot of his personal and professional life-related information from these sites. He goes by the name @Football_Poet on Twitter where he has more than 31.1k followers. Similarly, his Facebook account has more than 72k followers. However, he is not available on Instagram.

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