Natalie Sawyer Has Left Sky Sports News and We Demand Answers
Last updated on June 25th, 2018 at 12:53 pm
Everyone’s favourite Sky Sports News female presenter Natalie Sawyer has been let go by Sky after 18 years on the job and honestly we’re in mourning. According to reports, the 38 year old did not have her contract renewed due to a ‘difference in expectations’ between Sky and the presenter.
The Deadline Day co-presenter has been axed under mysterious circumstances with her last appearance occurring taking place without warning on Wednesday. Unlike fellow long-term presenter Georgie Thompson, who left in 2011, no mention of Sawyer has been made on Sky Sports since with colleagues allegedly banned from mentioned the departure on TV.
Sawyer was a favourite among Premier League fans and was known for her coverage of transfer deadline day with co-presenter Jim White. Fans have taken to Twitter to call the decision an ‘outrage’ with many suggesting a boycott until she returns.
A Sky spokesman said: “We’d like to thank Natalie for her many years of great service to Sky Sports and we wish her all the best in the future.”
Though the circumstances to Sawyer’s departure are somewhat mysterious, there are rumours swirling around the web that she’ll be heading up a new online channel for a well-known betting site. Whatever the reason, we’re devastated we won’t be seeing Natalie and her yellow dress on Deadline Day ever again…
Don’t worry though Sawyer fans, we still have Natalie Sawyer and all of her now previous colleagues on our now infamous post,hottest presenters on Sky Sports News. Clear your diary, you are now going to be at home all day.