Melissa Reddy is a South African football journalist and author. Reddy left her role as the Senior Football Correspondent at The Independent in March 2022, to become a senior reporter for Sky Sports and Sky Sports News.
Her specialty is the Premier League. She is a fan of Liverpool F.C.
Reddy’s television appearances include Sky Sports News ‘Tackling Racism’, Sunday Supplement and Red Men TV, and the BBC’s Premier League Show. Reddy has also guested on BBC Radio Five Live.
Reddy has spoken prominently about the racism and sexism she has endured while forging her career and the barriers women face.
She was shortlisted in the Best Writer category in the 2021 Football Supporters’ Association awards.
Melissa was born on August 24, 1986, making her 36 years in 2022.
Melissa Reddy Husband: Is Melissa Reddy Married To Sadio Mane?
Melissa is not yet married, however, she is dating Senegalese footballer Sadio Mane.
The couple has been in a relationship for some time, but their love story has remained low-key and out of the public eye.
Sadio Mane is a Senegalese footballer who plays for the English Premier League side Liverpool Football Club as a winger.
Born in Bambali, Sédhiou in Senegal on 10 April 1992, he is recognized as one of the best footballers on the planet.
Sadio Mane is the captain of the Senegalese men’s national football team. He won the 2021 edition of the African Cup of Nations.
He is also a UEFA Champions League winner, with one English Premier League title in his trophy cabinet.