Who are the BBC commentators for Argentina vs Australia at World Cup 2022?

An Argentina fan with a Lionel Messi mask at the 2022 World Cup in Qatar.
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If you're watching the World Cup 2022 game between the Argentina and Australia and are wondering who the BBC commentators are, we've got you covered.

Steve Bower and Danny Murphy are behind the mic for this, the first match of the last 16.

Bower is the lead presenter on Premier League Productions around the world and presents Premier League football for Amazon Prime Video. He is one of the main voices for BBC's Match of the Day and is on BT Sport and ESPN. 

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.

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Weekend editor

Ben Hayward is Weekend Editor for FourFourTwo. A European football writer with over 15 years’ experience, he has covered games all over the world - including three World Cups, several Champions League finals, Euros, Copa América - and has spent much of that time in Spain. He currently divides his time between Barcelona and London.