Archie Macpherson was born and raised in Glasgow. After attending Coatbridge High School and Jordanhill College he played football at amateur level for various teams including Queens Park Hampden XI. His full-time broadcasting career started with the BBC in 1969 and he was the principal commentator and presenter on Sportscene. In recent years he has worked for Eurosport, Scottish Television, Radio Clyde, BBC Five Live and Setanta and has written a number of bestselling books, his latest being about Scotland’s World Cup exploits. He has a BAFTA Award for special contribution to Scottish broadcasting.
Books by Archie Macpherson
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