Simon Thomas, Sky Sports host, cancels Soccer Saturday appearance; last-minute replacement drafted in.

Soccer fans were left disappointed today as Soccer Saturday host Simon Thomas announced he will not be appearing on the show after contracting Covid. The 50-year-old presenter took to Twitter to share the news and express his disappointment, but reassured fans that journalist and broadcaster Caroline Barker will be stepping in as a replacement. This comes as a blow to fans who were looking forward to Thomas’s hosting, as they offered their support and well-wishes for his swift recovery. Stay tuned for updates as this story continues to develop.

Soccer Saturday Host Simon Thomas Out with Covid – Replaced by Caroline Barker

Soccer Saturday fans were surprised today as host Simon Thomas announced he will not be appearing on the show due to contracting Covid. The 50-year-old presenter will be replaced by journalist and broadcaster Caroline Barker for today’s episode.

Taking to Twitter, Thomas shared the news with his followers, saying “Sadly no #soccersaturday for me today – #Covid has hit the Thomas household. @carolinebarker is in the hot seat today. Go well CB – you’ll be brilliant. See you next week. 🤞”

Football fans rallied behind Thomas, offering their support and wishing him a speedy recovery. With Thomas taking over from long-standing host Jeff Stelling last season, fans will surely miss his presence on today’s show.

Stay tuned to The Sun for the latest updates on this developing story and for all your football, boxing, and MMA news. Like us on Facebook and follow us on Twitter for more updates.

jamal hejaze

Hello, I'm Jamal Alhejazi, a dedicated sports writer with a passion for delivering compelling sports news. With a deep understanding of various sports disciplines, I bring a unique perspective and insightful analysis to my writing.
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