12 de enero de 2015 (13:46 CET)
Kate Abdo has been named as host of the 2014 FIFA Ballon d'Or gala. The Brit beauty will surely hog the spotlight when top stars Cristiano Ronaldo, Manuel Neuer and Leo Messi are not on the stage. The catwalk model and reporter will entertain guests during this evening's soirée in Zurich.
The Manchester-born Abdo (33) has a long record as sports correspondent. She is now one of the top anchors of Sky Sports, following stints in DW-TV, CNN and Sky Deutschland.
The gorgeous journo was the host of the UEFA annual gala last year. Next, she teamed up with Christian Karembeu to announce the Ballon d'Or shortlist nominations.
Kate Abdo is a graduate in European Languages for Salford University (Manchester). The skillful reporter is fluent in English, French, German and Spanish. She got to master the Spanish language in sunny Málaga, where she studied part of her degree.
The beauty was named one of the most attractive women in football industry by RanCing.com in May last year.