Kelly Cates is a presenter of Sky Sports Football
She first joined the Sky Sports News team at the channel’s launch in August 1998 after making her television debut in an advert for British Telecom with her father Kenny Dalglish.
Born in Glasgow in 1976, she soon moved south to the Merseyside area when her father Kenny joined Liverpool from Celtic.
Kelly is a football fanatic, who has been a regular at matches since the age of 11.
In the build-up to the Euro 2000 play-off clash between Scotland and England in November 1999 Kelly left viewers with no doubt who she supported when she wore a Scotland shirt on-air and she is also a passionate supporter of Liverpool.
Kelly reported during the 2010 FIFA World Cup for ITV, and hosted Football League Tonight on Channel 5 with George Riley, a weekly highlights from The Football League, during the 2015/16 season.