SBS launches a new weekly football news program Extra Time next week with both male and female hosts.
The World Game reporters Scott McIntyre and Mariana Rudan (pictured) will present the show each Tuesday evening. The half hour program will take a look at all the latest football news, results and highlights from the A-League, English Premier League and all the major leagues from across Europe.
“Extra Time is a brand new sport news program dedicated to everything football, with a focus on the latest results, breaking news and headlines from Australia and overseas,” said SBS Head of Sport, Ken Shipp.
“Presented by Scott McIntyre and Mariana Rudan, both experienced and passionate football reporters, Extra Time is a show where the sport’s most avid fans and the casual followers can come together every Tuesday on SBS for their regular dose of football news.”
McIntyre has covered a number of major international sporting events for SBS including the 2004 Athens Olympic Games, 2006 FIFA World Cup and UEFA Euro 2008.
Marian Rudan can be seen each week presenting the news updates and reporting on The World Game. She also co-hosts The Italian Game and contributes to The World Game online.
TEN recently announced a female sports commentator, Kelli Underwood, for NAB Cup matches.
Extra Time airs every Tuesday at 6pm or streams online on demand at sbs.com.au/theworldgame