Andy Gray is a Scottish retired footballer. Additionally, previously, he was also the lead football pundit for Sky Sports. Currently, he works for beIN Sports in Doha, Qatar. Throughout his playing career, Andy played for several clubs in Scotland and England. In addition, he also represented his country on several occasions.
Andy Gray: Age, Parents, Siblings, Family
Gray was born in Glasgow on November 30, 1955. Throughout his childhood years, he grew up playing football. Derek is of Scottish and British nationality. Furthermore, he belongs to the mixed ethnic background of Scottish and English.
Andy Gray: Education, School/College University
Talking about his education, there are no details available about Gray’s educational background.
Andy Gray: Professional Life, Career
Gray initially started his professional career as a player with Dundee United. There, he scored 46 goals in 62 appearances. Additionally, at the age of 19, he moved south to Aston Villa for £110,000. In the 1976–77, season Andy was the PFA Young Player of the Year. Later, in September 1979, he moved to Villa’s local rivals Wolverhampton Wanderers. Additionally, he moved to Everton in November 1983. Throughout his career, he scored 185 goals in 513 appearances.
Coming to his international career, Gray won 20 caps for Scotland and scored 7 goals. After retiring from football, Gray entered coaching as an assistant to Ron Atkinson at Aston Villa. Eventually, he began working as a football commentator, pundit, and an analyst on Sky Sports. He was later fired from the network for inappropriate behaviors. Currently, he serves as a commentator and presenter on beIN Sports. More recently, he returned to commentating on British television on BT Sport on 25 January 2014.
Andy Gray: Awards, Nominations
Gray has won the PFA Young Player of the Year as well as PFA Players’ Player of the Year awards.
Andy Gray: Net Worth £1.7million), Income, Salary
Gray has not revealed his current salary. However, he has an estimated net worth of around £1.7 million at present.
Andy Gray: Rumors and Controversy/Scandal
Gray’s departure from Sky Sports was controversial. He was forced to apologize for comments he made about a female assistant referee. Additionally, on numerous occasions, his inappropriate behaviors and comments towards women have been heavily criticized. At present, there are no rumors concerning his life and career.
Andy Gray’s Body Measurements: Height, Weight, Body Size
Talking about his body measurement, Gray has a height of 5 feet 11 inches (1.8 m). Additionally, his hair color is grey and his eye color is blue.
Andy Gray’s Social Media: Facebook, Instagram, Twitter
Gray is active on Twitter. He has over 5k followers there. However, Andy is not active on Facebook and Instagram.