Vicky Gomersall was born in Cheltenham, Gloucestershire on 31 December, 1971. She attended Cheltenham Bournside School, and Kingston University London where she gained her degree in English and Drama. Vicky Gomersall lists football and cricket as her first loves but also enjoys athletics. As a schoolgirl she ran for Cheltenham district when her hero was Daley Thompson. Vicky used to play football for Fulham Ladies and still plays 5-a-side football.
Vicky Gomersall is a supporter of Liverpool and also follows Cheltenham Town. Vicky Gomersall returned to Sky Sports News in December 2009 following the birth of her daughter, Maya, Vicky had a second baby and returned to Sky Sports News in January 2015. Vicky Gomersall joined the Sky Sports News presenting team in the summer of 2005, having made the transition from reporter to presenter.
Vicky Gomersall originally reported on events in and around the North West, and lists being at Anfield on the day Emlyn Hughes died as her most memorable assignment. A Liverpool fan, Vicky Gomersallexplains: “I felt honoured to interview so many Liverpool legends about their beloved ‘Crazy Horse’. All the former players started to just turn up without even being asked. It was a massive mark of respect to the man both they and the fans, including me, adored. It was a very emotional day but one I shall never forget.”
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