Layla Anna Lee

Top Five Moments of Euro 2016 Group Stages

Layla Anna-Lee | Posted 24.06.2017 | UK Sport
Layla Anna-Lee

In what has already been possibly the most entertaining Euros to date the competition has already brought us a shed load of hilarious moments. In conclusion of the group stages here are my Top 5 moments from the 2016 Uefa European Championships so far...

Rooney Just Play Anywhere? #MyEuros

Layla Anna-Lee | Posted 11.06.2017 | UK Sport
Layla Anna-Lee

We're in France and #MyEuros show looks at all things EURO's including dumb things you've been saying online and flight prices if England were to go h...

The Ultimate UEFA Euro 2016 City Guide - Paris

Layla Anna-Lee | Posted 09.04.2017 | UK Sport
Layla Anna-Lee

Matt Spiro is the English voice of French football. He's the go to guy whenever your club buys a player from Ligue Un. Therefore he's the man we're tu...

The Ultimate UEFA Euro 2016 City Guide - Lens

Layla Anna-Lee | Posted 25.03.2017 | UK Sport
Layla Anna-Lee

In just over two months the Euros will be upon us. Alongside my special guests I've shown you Marseille, Lyon and Toulouse but currently you have no i...

The Ultimate UEFA Euro 2016 City Guide - Marseille

Layla Anna-Lee | Posted 09.03.2017 | UK Sport
Layla Anna-Lee

There is no better person to show you round Marseille than a man who's jumped out of a plane right above it! Olympic 2012 gold medallist Florent Manau...

The Ultimate UEFA Euro 2016 City Guide - Toulouse

Layla Anna-Lee | Posted 21.02.2017 | UK Sport
Layla Anna-Lee

This is no ordinary city guide. We have the sporting world's best telling you where they hang out. Last week Euro's hero Sylvain Wiltord guided us around Lyon, this week we have another world class athlete; England Rugby's fifth all time highest point scorer and current Stade Toulousain fly-half Toby Flood knows the best kept secrets of Toulouse...

The Ultimate UEFA Euro 2016 City Guide - Lyon

Layla Anna-Lee | Posted 15.02.2017 | UK Sport
Layla Anna-Lee

This is no ordinary city guide. Over the coming weeks I will be interviewing some of the greatest: from a past European Championship hero to an England rugby legend and more. I've handpicked the people who know the Euro host cities inside out and know the best places to visit during competition time.

Fiji Has Never Won an Olympic Medal but Rio is Their Best Chance Yet - Exclusive Interview

Layla Anna-Lee | Posted 30.07.2016 | UK Sport
Layla Anna-Lee

For those of us who haven't yet been formally introduced to rugby 7's and for those of you who are hardened fans of the sport I spoke to Ben Ryan, coach of the world's number one ranked rugby 7's team Fiji, to find out exactly how he feels about the upcoming Olympic games...

The Champions League Stars

Layla Anna-Lee | Posted 12.11.2014 | UK Sport
Layla Anna-Lee

The first international break of the season is always the hardest to take - we've just had our first taster of club football only to be faced with a 2 week break. There was however some exquisite talent on show and some highly entertaining games. This week I take a look at which of this years Champions League stars were at centre stage during the international games...

UEFA Champions League

Layla Anna-Lee | Posted 01.11.2014 | UK Sport
Layla Anna-Lee

It's back - the greatest club competition on the planet and the 2014/15 season promises to be one of the most exciting yet... the draw for the group stages has just taken place and the excitement surrounding how the English clubs will fare this season is paramount. Let's take a look at who they'll be up against...

The World Cup Waves Ripple On

Layla Anna-Lee | Posted 27.09.2014 | UK Sport
Layla Anna-Lee

Brazil have quite some way to go to attempt to make amends for this years world cup disaster. The 7-1 loss to Germany pretty much devalued every player on the pitch so badly that memes of Mourinho's hands full of cash and laughing hit the web insinuating his pleasure at selling off David Luiz pre World Cup.

Surprise - You're Going to the World Cup Final!

Layla Anna-Lee | Posted 16.09.2014 | UK Sport
Layla Anna-Lee

Thanks to Adidas Football I became part of something very special - I was given 8 World Cup tickets to give away to total strangers... Our Argentina fans turned to the camera and said "Thank you, it was a dream - not quite the perfect dream but a dream all the same. I will never forget this."

Heartbroken Brazil

Layla Anna-Lee | Posted 08.09.2014 | UK Sport
Layla Anna-Lee

Brazilians turned their shirts inside out. Many left the Minerão stadium at half time. By the fifth goal Brazil fans were applauding Germany... In the grand scheme of things there were many problems but here are my three key factors as to why we lost so badly.

Live From Brazil - The Last Eight Teams

Layla Anna-Lee | Posted 03.09.2014 | UK Sport
Layla Anna-Lee

This year's world cup has been exceptional on so many levels - almost to the point that it's sad to see any of the teams go; couldn't we just let the World Cup go on for a little bit longer this year? ... We're down to the last eight teams in the competition and the excitement has pretty much hit boiling point already!

'Boxing is Like a Drug' - Speaking to Duke McKenzie MBE

Layla Anna-Lee | Posted 08.12.2012 | UK Sport
Layla Anna-Lee

'Boxing is like a drug' McKenzie explains 'luckily I'm a realist otherwise I'd also he back in the ring. I've accepted I'm past my sell by date' whereas 'Hatton can't leave it alone he's blinded by the light - more money than sense, the motivation is definitely not financial - Hatton is stubborn, its his way or no way, he's not listening to anyone'

Speaking to Jake Humphrey on the Lewis Hamilton move

Layla Anna-Lee | Posted 01.12.2012 | UK Sport
Layla Anna-Lee

In one of the most sensational transfer stories of F1's history Lewis Hamilton has announced that he is to leave McLaren after fifteen years and move to Mercedes, who have offered him a three year deal beginning at the start of the F1 season 2013.

Fame Should Be A Reflection Of Success

Layla Anna-Lee | Posted 24.11.2012 | UK Sport
Layla Anna-Lee

This desperation for fame is flooding football, as if the money they earn isn't enough, so many sport stars crave front page stories. Clearly it's not for the pounds and not necessarily for the women, these guys have more money and women then they can handle.

London 2012 is Over...

Layla Anna-Lee | Posted 11.11.2012 | UK Sport
Layla Anna-Lee

The Paralympic closing ceremony has finished. London 2012 is over and the Olympic flame is undoubtedly already covered in glitter, doused in caipirinha and in between a dancers butt cheeks as it makes it's merry way to Rio.

An Athlete's Life Is a Tough One

Layla Anna-Lee | Posted 04.11.2012 | UK Sport
Layla Anna-Lee

I'm intrigued by the athletes we so quickly forget. The ones who spent the last four years sacrificing with one goal in mind... and missed.

"Look Up at the Stars and Not Down at Your Feet"

Layla Anna-Lee | Posted 29.10.2012 | UK Sport
Layla Anna-Lee

The opening ceremony was a spectacular welcome to the athletes that have been sponsored by their nations and sent over to represent their best. Of all the changes and education of the last four years it was the athletes parade that gave us the greatest example of change. 4200 athletes have arrived to compete from 164 nations, more than ever before.

Meet The Superhumans

Layla Anna-Lee | Posted 27.10.2012 | UK Sport
Layla Anna-Lee

We are looking at the Paralympics as a harder task. A bigger battle. A fight to win respect, unification and Gold. The Olympics truly were just a warm up.

Bidding Farewell to the London 2012 Olympic Games

Layla Anna-Lee | Posted 14.10.2012 | UK Sport
Layla Anna-Lee

The London 2012 Olympic games have been a huge success, something Great Britian can remain forever proud of, and for those of you who are panicking about what on earth to do with our time now that the Olympics are over? Don't panic, the Paralympics are coming!

Britain: A Great Nation of Cyclists?

Layla Anna-Lee | Posted 12.10.2012 | UK Sport
Layla Anna-Lee

With the Bradley Wiggins affect we are truly proving ourselves to be the greatest nation of cyclists. But will it continue? Will the grass roots of talent and cycling enthusiasts be nurtured and will city cycling continue to be promoted?

Our Athletes are the Perfect Inspiration

Layla Anna-Lee | Posted 05.10.2012 | UK Sport
Layla Anna-Lee

Let's hope once the Olympics are over our media don't fall back into flooding us with fashion's thinnest. Our athletes are the perfect inspiration.

How I Got My Job As A London 2012 Presenter

Layla Anna-Lee | Posted 29.09.2012 | UK Sport
Layla Anna-Lee

I feel so honoured to be part of the London 2012 Olympic Games and to have been chosen by Mr Danny Boyle to voice the ceremonies. However it wasn't without jumping through a few hoops... let's say five of them... that were on fire!