Today's Ray Hudson Talking Points
Raymond Wilfred Hudson (born 24 March 1955) is a retired English professional footballer and former manager who currently works as an English-language football commentator on beIN Sports and radio host for SiriusXM FC. He started playing professionally at 17, in 1973, with Newcastle United. Fans nicknamed him Rocky and he stayed with the Football League First Division side for four years before moving to the U.S. and playing with various teams for about 15 years.
When he finished his playing career, he started coaching. He was named the head coach in the middle of the 2000 season of the Miami Fusion and was then hired by D.C. United on 8 January 2002 to be their head coach. He was replaced in 2004.
Hudson then began commentating for GolTV. In 2012, he joined SiriusXM Radio as the morning show host of The Football Show on SiriusXM FC 85, SiriusXM's all soccer channel.Close