Amy Gillingham

Amy made history in 2022 as the first female football commentator in the UAE. She’s now a regular presenter for the ADNOC Pro League and has covered high-profile events like the Dubai Super Cup, commentating on Arsenal, Liverpool, Lyon, and AC Milan.


Amy aims to inspire and empower young women, demonstrating that women can play crucial roles in sports and broadcasting development in the Middle East. Amy moved to the UAE in 2017 and pursued her passion as a Physical & Health Education Trainer for the Ministry of Education. She’s now a Sports and Activity consultant for the Emirates Schools Establishment.


Amy also launched Mountain Goat Energy, which provides healthy snacks and products at several sporting events. Her achievements have earned her recognition in national newspapers in the Middle East and Europe, including The National UAE, The Daily Mail UK, and The Liverpool Echo UK. She even appeared on CNN to celebrate the ‘Year of Football’ on the 2022 New Year’s Eve show.