The essentials The former Canal + commentator will take the helm of Euro 2020 on the channels of BFMTV and RMC! Stéphane Guy will comment and analyze the matches played by the French football team and the major football nations.
Stéphane Guy, former star football commentator on Canal +, is joining RMC and BFMTV for Euro 2020, the audiovisual group announced on Thursday. “On the occasion of the UEFA Euro 2020, Stéphane Guy will intervene in the various RMC football shows every day. He will analyze and debate the games of France and other major nations together with the members of the Dream Team,” says a RMC press release Altice group radio station.
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Stéphane Guy, the flagship voice of French football, learned of his dismissal on December 24th after 23 years at Canal + for supporting comedian Sébastien Thoen, who was dismissed in early December for parodying CNews, the group’s information was. “I am delighted to be able to take part in the euro adventure on RMC and BFMTV. I join a house and audience with whom I share a deep passion for football,” commented Stéphane Guy in the press release.
This new job “does not change my determination to take the action I have taken against Canal and my desire to restore my professional honor,” he explains to the team about the process he has started in the labor court to to challenge his dismissal. Euro 2020, which has been postponed by one year due to the Covid-19 pandemic, will take place from June 11th to July 11th in eleven different countries.