The essentials A new journalist will join TF1’s team of commentators for Euro 2021 football.
A new voice and face for football viewers on TF1. The main Euro-2021 games, which will take place from June 11th to July 11th, will always be commentated by the duo between Grégoire Margotton and Bixente Lizarazu. You will officiate in the first round for the Blues games against Portugal and Hungary.
A second duo of commentators is mobilized. And the front page has already chosen the journalist: Julien Brun. As a former journalist for Eurosport, Radio France and BeINSports, he then joined the Téléfoot channel, which finally ceased broadcasting on February 7th. Le Parisien ensures that the name of the advisor who accompanies the journalist originally from Picardy has not yet been selected or published.
For the 2018 World Cup, the second pair of commentators consisted of Christian Jean-Pierre, who left the station in 2020, and Rudi Garcia, the current coach of Olympique Lyonnais.
TF1 will broadcast twelve Euro 2021 games, M6 eleven games. The list of players for the French team will be announced on May 18th by coach Didier Dechamps.