Who are the BBC commentators for Uruguay vs South Korea at World Cup 2022?

Darwin Nunez of Uruguay poses during the official FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022 portrait session on November 21, 2022 in Doha, Qatar.
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If you're watching the World Cup 2022 game between Uruguay and South Korea and are wondering who the BBC commentators are, we've got you covered.

Pien Meulensteen and Danny Murphy are on for this one. Meulensteen is a commentator, reporter and presenter for Sky Sports, BBC, DAZN and CBS. Meulensteen is the daughter of former Fulham manager, Rene.

Danny Murphy is a regular analyst on the BBC programme Match of the Day and occasional guest on TalkSport. During his playing career, he played for Liverpool, Blackburn and Fulham among others, earning nine caps for England. 

In the studio, Gabby Logan presents.

Gabby Logan is a former gymnast turned TV presenter and the daughter of former Welsh international footballer and manager Terry Yorath. Logan has been presenting on Sky Sports in 1996, moving to ITV in 1998 and later the BBC in 2007. Logan has presented various sports shows on the Beeb and was the lead anchor for Women's Euro 2022. 

Jurgen Klinsmann, Pablo Zabaleta and Ashley Williams provide punditry.

Klinsmann has 108 caps for Germany and is one of the most revered players of the 90s, winning the World Cup in 1990 and European Championship in 1996. Klinsmann also managed Germany and the United States at World Cups, most recently taking charge of Hertha Berlin in the Bundesliga. The German is a regular on the BBC during World Cups and was a pundit during the 2018 final. 

Former Manchester City full-back Pablo Zabaleta represented Argentina at the 2011 and 2015 Copa America, and was part of the team which finished second at the 2014 World Cup. He made 58 appearances for his country before retiring in 2020 and now appears on the BBC during World Cup tournaments.

Ashley Williams managed over 300 appearances for Swansea City, leading the club to two promotions and the 2013 League Cup before stints at Everton, Stoke and Bristol City. Williams made 86 appearances for Wales, captaining the Dragons at Euro 2016 before turning to punditry in retirement. He is an occasional pundit on Match of the Day

The broadcasting of the World Cup fixtures are being split between BBC and ITV in the UK, with Ian Wright, Roy Keane and Graeme Souness among the ITV pundits.

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