As you may have seen, I commentate. Specifically on football and rugby league. While I do it voluntarily for a charitable organisation, I take it very seriously. Sometimes it’s difficult not to get carried away and get overexcited, but I think that not being a fan of the two teams I cover most helps – there’s not the emotional involvement for me that there might be for some of my colleagues. When you are a fan, emotion can get the better of you, as per last night and Iceland’s dramatic late winner v Austria which secured their first ever win in a major championships:
That is up there with two of the greatest examples of overexcited commentary ever.
from the unmatched Jack van Gelder.
from the partisan Rodolphe Pires.
Marvellous. Sport, isn’t it?