Meet the Team


We have a dedicated team at PLZ Soccer writing the latest breaking news, interviewing footballers and helping to produce the show. If you could like to contact PLZ Soccer you can call us on 01698 464255 or email

Peter Martin

Peter Martin

Peter Martin has over 25 years experience as a broadcaster and journalist with Scottish Television, Radio Clyde, Sky Sports, Talksport and the Evening Times newspaper.

The award winning Presenter, reporter, commentator and writer is a Sony award winner as well as a Gold medal winner at the New York radio awards.

As well as a respected columnist with Glasgow’s Evening Times, he is a regular contributor to PLZ Soccer on features and opinion pieces on the Barclays Premier League and Scottish football.


Alan Rough


Rougie - PLZ Soccer and ex-footballer

Alan Rough is a regular columnist with PLZ Soccer and a former professional footballer with Celtic, Hibernian and Patrick Thistle.

Capped 53 times for Scotland, the former goalkeeper now writes and broadcasts on Scottish Television.






Craig Turnbull PLZ SoccerCraig Turnbull

Craig Turnbull is a young up and coming journalist and reporter with PLZ Soccer on Scottish Television.

He worked for two years with internet site as a blogger and writer, covering European and British football stories.

He now reports on Scottish football on Scottish television and writes regular features on European football for PLZ Soccer.


Hugh MacDonald

Hugh MacDonald is a respected sports journalist with over 34 years experience at the Herald newspaper in Glasgow.

He has covered World cups, European championships and Champions League football as well as utilising his extensive knowledge of tennis to write features on Wimbledon, US Open, French Open and the final major in Australia.

He now works as a freelance columnist with PLZ Soccer and broadcasts regularly on Scottish Television and the BBC.