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Charlotte Green reads 5 live’s classified football results for first time


Former Radio Four newsreader Charlotte Green has completed her first weekend as the voice of Radio 5 live’s classified football results.

Green, who had taken voluntary redundancy from the BBC earlier this year, was last month announced as the replacement to James Alexander Gordon who had retired after nearly four decades in the job.

Her debut on Saturday, which was heard by millions of football fans on Radio 5 live and the World Service, went smoothly with no mistakes.

She does not seem intent on continuing the intonation that became synonymous with her predecessor.

Listen to an excerpt from the results below:

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