One of the big questions in the Premier League's move to NBC is what happens with popular play by play man Ian Darke. Since the 2010 World Cup, Darke has rocketed from a cult figure to genuinely one of the most admired announcers in the country thanks to his weekly presence on EPL telecasts and his work covering the USA National Teams.
But now that ESPN has lost the EPL to NBC and the peacock has named their own broadacsting teams, American viewers are about to see much less of Ian Darke. He announced on his Twitter page today that he's joining startup BT Sport in the UK, who just acquired a package of 38 games a year. The good news is that Darke will still be around to call USMNT matches:no comments