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Born in Coventry, England. In the mid to late 1980s, he co-presented TV-am, a breakfast show on the ITV network, with Anne Diamond.

Since 1992, he has been presenting Sky Sports’ flagship live Premiership football programme on Sunday afternoons, Super Sunday. He previously also presented another live football programme on Sky Sports, Monday Night Football. Ian Payne took over Monday Night Football in 2003, which co-incided with Sky gaining live rights for the UEFA Champions League.

The Champions League coverage normally takes place on a Tuesday and Wednesday evening, and consists of a four or five hour live broadcast. Typically, there will be a featured game, which Richard will introduce from the studio, alongside several guests. Afterwards, Richard will introduce highlights from the other games which Sky has the rights to show. Former pitchside reporter Clare Tomlinson acts as a match reporter in the studio.

Richard resigned from Sky Sports on 26th January 2011 following sexist remarks he made about assistant referee Sian Massey.

Former Sky Sports football presenter Richard Keys makes his return to TV on 30th September when he launches the new BoxNation channel on Sky channel 456. Keys, who now presents a morning radio show with Andy Gray on talkSPORT, will launch the channel with live…

Richard Keys has resigned from Sky Sports. Keys, who joined Sky in 1990, is stepping down following sexist comments he made about assistant referee, Sian Massey and West Ham’s vice-chairman, Karen Brady. Keys said earlier today on TalkSport radio that “There are some dark forces…

Former Sky Sports presenters, Richard Keys and Andy Gray have joined TalkSport radio. The pair, who start on Monday, will host a three hour show from 10am – 1pm every weekday. Richard resigned from Sky Sports less than two weeks ago after making sexist comments…

It has been reported Sky Sports presenters Richard Keys and Andy Gray are set to join the Al Jazeera network following Gray’s dismissal and Keys’ resignation. Both were accused of making sexist comments towards a British female referee during a football match last week. The…

Sky Sports has removed Richard Keys and Andy Gray from presenting tonight’s Monday Night Football following their sexist remarks about female assistant referee Sian Massey during Liverpool’s 3-0 win over Wolves. Caught by an off-air microphone before the game, Keys said: “Somebody better get down…