Ben Jacobs

ESPN FC

Commentator
Ben Jacobs is a sports commentator, presenter and event host with over a decade of experience in the industry. Ben is currently based out of New York, while he was previously head of editorial for English News for beIN Sports in Doha. He was also the lead in-house LaLiga, Ligue 1 and Serie A commentator. Ben founded Sports Talk magazine and hosted a nightly radio show for the Arab Media Group. He also spent five years as a football reporter the BBC since graduating from Oxford in English. Ben is also an independent filmmaker. His latest project, Equal Playing Field, followed 60 female athletes as they staged the highest and lowest altitude football matches in aid of gender equality.