Gary Neville has swapped sports activities for the weekend as the previous Manchester United defender determined to do some netball commentary.
The Sky Sports activities soccer pundit, who will get a uncommon break from the Premier League with the FA Cup third spherical happening, was snapped up by Manchester Thunder to commentate on their match towards London Pulse.
As co-owner of Salford City, Neville was within the space to look at the membership’s academy on the the Belle Vue Sports activities Village in Manchester.
Noticed by Manchester Thunder, the netball group grabbed Neville to explain the motion for his or her YouTube channel alongside predominant commentator Debbie Hallas.
Neville’s sister, Tracey, is a former England netball worldwide and head coach, so you’d anticipate the footballer to know his stuff.
Nonetheless, the previous right-back admitted he knew nothing in regards to the guidelines of the game, and so refused to offer any critical verdict on the sport, which ended 64-53 to Thunder.
“You simply grabbed me, kidnapped me and introduced me inside to do some co-commentary on netball, which I’m very joyful to do usually because there’s nothing happening at residence,” Neville advised Hallas.
And it appears Neville might have let slip an upcoming announcement about his sister’s return to the game.
Tracey has not taken on a training position since guiding England to a bronze medal on the 2019 World Cup.
“Are you able to inform me what Tracey is doing over there sat on the bench, what’s she as much as?” Neville requested.
“I couldn’t presumably say Gary, however you might even see a little bit press launch this week,” Hallas replied.
“Oh proper sorry, have I simply let one thing out of the bag,’ Neville replied. “Not like me to place my foot in it.”