Melissa Reddy, a football journalist and author from South Africa, transitioned from her position as the Senior Football Correspondent at The Independent in March 2022. She took on the role of a senior reporter for both Sky Sports and Sky Sports News.
Born on August 24, 1986, the 37-year-old journalist is particularly known for her expertise in covering the Premier League, and she is also a supporter of Liverpool F.C.
Reddy has made notable television appearances on programs such as Sky Sports News’ ‘Tackling Racism,’ Sunday Supplement, Red Men TV, and the BBC’s Premier League Show. Additionally, she has been a guest on BBC Radio Five Live.
Reddy has been vocal about the challenges she has faced, including instances of racism and sexism, while building her career. She has also addressed the broader barriers that women encounter in the sports journalism field.
In the 2021 Football Supporters’ Association awards, Melissa Reddy was nominated in the Best Writer category.
Melissa Reddy Relationship: Who Is Her Boyfriend?
Sadio Mane, the footballer from Senegal, is in a relationship with Melissa Reddy. Although the couple has been together for a while, their love story has been kept private and away from public attention.
Sadio Mane, born on April 10, 1992, in Bambali, Sédhiou, Senegal, is a prominent Senegalese footballer known for his role as a winger in the English Premier League team, Liverpool Football Club. Widely acknowledged as one of the top footballers globally, Mane has made a significant impact on the sport.
Sadio Mane serves as the captain of the Senegalese men’s national football team and achieved victory in the 2021 African Cup of Nations. Additionally, he boasts a UEFA Champions League triumph and holds one English Premier League title in his collection of accomplishments.