Daily uk news Dan Walker to step down as presenter of Football Focus at the end of the season, after 12 years at the helm... but will continue to present BBC Breakfast and will cover the Tokyo Olympics MetiNews.Com

MetiNews.Com - Walker joined the show at the beginning of the 2009-10 season and has been involved through many memorable footballing moments, having taken the show to Afghanistan among other feats.

Daily uk news Dan Walker to step down as presenter of Football Focus at the end of the season, after 12 years at the helm... but will continue to present BBC Breakfast and will cover the Tokyo Olympics MetiNews.Com

MetiNews.Com - Walker joined the show at the beginning of the 2009-10 season and has been involved through many memorable footballing moments, having taken the show to Afghanistan among other feats.

Daily uk news  Dan Walker to step down as presenter of Football Focus at the end of the season, after 12 years at the helm... but will continue to present BBC Breakfast and will cover the Tokyo Olympics MetiNews.Com
08 April 2021 - 10:15

Breaking News ! Dan Walker is stepping down as presenter of Football Focus after 12 years at the helm of the popular football magazine show, he has announced.Walker joined the show at the beginning of the 2009-10 season and has been involved through many memorable footballing moments, having taken the show to Afghanistan among other achievements. The 44-year-old is one of Football Focus' longest-serving presenters and his last show will coincide with the end of the current season on Saturday, May 22.  Dan Walker will step down as presenter of Football Focus at the end of the 2020-21 campaignA little announcement... pic.twitter.com/5mqmUpIhYv— Dan Walker (@mrdanwalker) April 8, 2021 RELATED ARTICLES Previous 1 Next PSG sporting director Leonardo suggests star attackers... ED CLANCY: Re-opening our cycling academy has been... Scots Paralympic medallist Andrew Mullen is among the lucky... Frustrated Newcastle fans plot to BUY a stake in the club... Share this article Share Walker, who also presents BBC Breakfast and BBC Sport, will continue in those roles and will work at this summer's Tokyo Olympics.  'It has been an amazing 12 years and I have loved every second of it,' Walker said of his time on the show in a video posted to Twitter. 'I am so proud of the job we've done, the changes we've made and issues we've looked at while the football landscape changed immeasurably. Having said that, after 12 years it is time for someone else to take the reigns.

.  The 44-year-old has presented the magazine show for 12 years but will step down this summer'I'd like to say thank you to the amazing team at Focus who put so much into the show each week and thank you to the audience for tuning in every Saturday.'Old breakfast TV rival Piers Morgan responded to Walker's tweet, joking: 'I start Saturday'. Manish Bhasin, former host of The Football League Show on the BBC, tweeted: 'Well played Dan. A great show to host - it’s become a real institution over the years. Looking forward to seeing who picks up the baton...' Philip Bernie, Head of TV at BBC Sport, added: 'Dan has been exceptional as presenter of Football Focus for the last 12 years. 'He is a top-class broadcaster who has brought authority, wit and fun to the show, always working so well with such warmth with the guests on the show.'We are extremely grateful for all he given to Focus, and will continue to enjoy watching him on the BBC's sport output as well as the wider BBC.' RELATED ARTICLES Previous 1 Next PSG sporting director Leonardo suggests star attackers... ED CLANCY: Re-opening our cycling academy has been... Scots Paralympic medallist Andrew Mullen is among the lucky... Frustrated Newcastle fans plot to BUY a stake in the club... Share this article Share

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Daily uk news Dan Walker to step down as presenter of Football Focus at the end of the season, after 12 years at the helm... but will continue to present BBC Breakfast and will cover the Tokyo Olympics MetiNews.Com


Daily uk news Dan Walker to step down as presenter of Football Focus at the end of the season, after 12 years at the helm... but will continue to present BBC Breakfast and will cover the Tokyo Olympics MetiNews.Com


Daily uk news Dan Walker to step down as presenter of Football Focus at the end of the season, after 12 years at the helm... but will continue to present BBC Breakfast and will cover the Tokyo Olympics MetiNews.Com


Daily uk news Dan Walker to step down as presenter of Football Focus at the end of the season, after 12 years at the helm... but will continue to present BBC Breakfast and will cover the Tokyo Olympics MetiNews.Com

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