‘Brighty’ has been a BBC football pundit for many years now.
He made his name as part of the famous Wright (Ian) and Bright strike partnership at Crystal Palace.
The two forwards helped fire the Eagles to the top flight in the late 1980s and to the 1990 FA Cup final, which Palace lost to Manchester United.
He was subsequently sold to Sheffield Wednesday and played for the Owls in both the FA Cup and League Cup finals in 1993, but on both occasions they were beaten by Arsenal.
Jurgen Klopp’s Liverpool side face Bayern Munich in the first leg of their UEFA Champions League Round of 16 tie this evening. The hosts are unbeaten at Anfield in 10 straight European matches. Both teams each have five titles to their name – Liverpool’s last…
The draw for the FA Cup quarter-finals will take place this evening following the fifth-round tie between Chelsea and Manchester United. Championship side Millwall, the lowest-ranked team left in the tournament, beat AFC Wimbledon to reach the quarter-finals for the second time in three years….
The final fifth round fixture of FA Cup 2018/19 will take place this evening as Chelsea host Manchester United at Stamford Bridge. Maurizio Sarri’s men host Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s Red Devils in a repeat of last season’s final. Neither manager was in charge for that…