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Sky Sports presenter Jim White announces departure after 23 years ‘with a heavy heart’

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Jim White has revealed that he is leaving Sky Sports News in order to pursue other media opportunities after a lengthy spell as the channel’s most recognisable presenter. The 64-year-old had established himself as the face of transfer deadline day, with his enthusiastic style of reporting and trademark yellow tie endearing him to football fans up and down the country.

White confirmed the news in a statement posted to Twitter on Friday afternoon.

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