SportPremi takes a look at Top 10 Peter Drury commentary quotes and moments
Who is Peter Drury?
Peter Drury is one of the most famous sports commentators; he is known for his poetic lines during football commentaries.
Peter Drury currently works for Amazon Prime Video on its Premier League coverage in the UK.
He also previously worked for CBS Sports on the English-language versions of the UEFA Champions League and Europa League.
In addition to this, he joined NBC Sports in July 2022 as the lead play-by-play commentator for the Premier League. Moreover, he is associated with Sky Sports and NBC Sports as the lead play-by-play announcer for their respective Premier League coverage.
Peter Drury has been in the footballing space for two decades and has become a popular figure for millions of football fans around the world.
Peter Drury is well known in Konami’s Pro Evolution Football game; you can hear him on every version of Konami’s Football game. This is probably the most anticipated line in every match.
“Hello everyone, I’m Peter Drury, Jim Beglin alongside me”Peter Drury in Konami’s Pro Evolution Football game
Top 10 Peter Drury commentary quotes and moments
1. South Africa taking the lead against Mexico in the 2010 World Cup.
“Goal Bafana Bafana!
Goal for South Africa!
Goal for all of Africa! Rejoice!”
2. When Pep Guardiola substituted Gabriel Jesus for David Silva.
“Jesus for Silva, a move Judas Iscariot will be proud of “
Gabriel Jesus of Manchester City scores from a cross
“And Jesus heads home from the cross”
3. When Peter Czech saved a penalty from Gabriel Jesus.
“Peter Denies Jesus Again”
4. England’s defeat to Croatia in the 2018 World Cup.
“The Three Lions were toothless, voiceless and their dream in tatters. It’s not coming home, Britain, it has just limped away, maybe forever.”
5. Thomas Partey and Paul Pogba comparison.
Right there you’ve got two midfielders battling it out for glory and stardom, you look at Thomas Partey and you see he’s ready to party but you look at Pogba and it seems he’s here to sweep after the party is over.
6. Peter Drury on Manchester United’s consistency.
“Manchester united is the most consistent team, one win in August, one win in September, one win in October, one win in November, one win in December, its just like menstrual cycle!!
if they don’t win in January know that they are pregnant”
7. Peter Drury on Man United’s style of play.
“Rangnick’s Man United are playing a new kind of pressing football called “Depressing”
8. Peter Drury’s commentary on Cristiano Ronaldo.
The man is a storybook all by himself. There is no work of fiction more fanciful. Ole Gunnar Solskjaer gives thanks again for the scattering of the magical dust available only seemingly to Cristiano Ronaldo, who can reach areas other footballers just cannot reach. Whose grasp of the improbable is utterly unique. And whose timing, whose maximising of the moment, is unparalleled surely anywhere in the history of this game.
9. Peter Drury on Etihad stadium.
Etihad is bubbling up like it only does on “Special Days”
10. Peter Drury’s commentary on Roma.
“Roma have risen from their ruins. Manolas, a Greek god in Rome!”
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