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Rachel Riley – born 11 January 1986 – is a former presenter on Sky Sports’ Friday Night Football.

She co-presents the Channel 4 daytime puzzle show Countdown, and its comedy spin-off 8 Out of 10 Cats Does Countdown.

A mathematics graduate, her television debut came when she joined Countdown at age 22; with a passion for popularising maths and the sciences she has gone on to co-present The Gadget Show on Channel 5 (2013–14) and It’s Not Rocket Science on ITV (2016).

In 2013 she was a contestant on the BBC celebrity dance show, Strictly Come Dancing.

Riley is a keen supporter of Manchester United

Sky have announced their presenting line-up for the up and coming Premier League season on Sky Sports. Gary Neville will rejoin Sky Sports as expert analyst and commentator, taking his place alongside Thierry Henry, Jamie Carragher, Jamie Redknapp and Graeme Souness. He will also join…

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Another weekend of Premier League football begins this evening as Everton host Crystal Palace on the Friday Night Football. The match, to be held at Goodison Park, will be shown exclusively live on Sky Sports 2. Jeff Stelling and Rachel Riley will be live from…

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Jeff Stelling will reunite with his former Countdown presenter, Rachel Riley, this evening as the pair anchor Sky Sports’ new Friday Night Football programme. The match sees Manchester United host Southampton at Old Trafford, as Jose Mourinho makes his home debut as United manager. The…