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Play-by-Play Host for DARBY FC (mens) / WHITBY FC

By Whitby FC Staff, 02/20/23, 4:30PM EST


Play-by-Play Host for DARBY FC (mens) / WHITBY FC

Are you an aspiring sports broadcaster looking to launch your soccer play-by-play career?

Whitby FC are in search of several play-by-play hosts to provide live-video streaming coverage of its League 1 Ontario Darby FC men’s soccer team home matches and other select home matches (OPDL boys/girls; U21 & U19 Darby FC men’s reserve teams) throughout the 2023 season (April to mid-October).

Play-by-play responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Perform live play-by-play coverage of assigned Darby FC/Whitby FC live-video streamed matches; and all the necessary individual prep work involved in preparing for a two hour live broadcast.
  • Perform one-on-one player and/or coach interviews before, during and/or after matches, when needed/requested.
  • Self-produce live stream broadcast: perform routine checks of stream, light, video and microphone quality/levels throughout assigned broadcast.
  • May need to provide assistance in game day setup and tear down of broadcast equipment and broadcast platform.

Play-by-play experience:

Experience is an asset, but not a must. More importantly, the successful candidate/s identified must show a willingness to learn and improve as a play-by-play host, while receiving talent coaching feedback, throughout the season. The successful candidate(s) must also have their own transportation to and from the Whitby Soccer Centre.


The successful candidate(s) will receive an honorarium.

How To Apply:

So what are you waiting for? Interested candidates are asked to email, and send any accompanying demos you may have, to both and