English-born Simon Hill worked for more than a decade in both radio and television in the United Kingdom. After graduating from the University of Portsmouth in 1990, Simon embarked upon a journalistic career, initially writing for newspapers as a freelancer while studying for the NCTJ Pre-Entry Course in Newspaper Journalism. Simon joined SBS Sport in 2004, and commentated on the Socceroos historic 2006 World Cup qualification, the UEFA Champions League and the NSL Grand Final; and formed part of the presentation team for the 2004 Athens Olympics and the Golden League Athletics series.
In August 2006, Simon moved to the leader in sports television, Fox Sports, where he does commentary for A-League matches, hosts English Premier League and Fox Sports News. Simon is married to TV presenter Stephanie Brantz. Away from the studio, Simon enjoys playing the drums, reading up on political history and following his beloved Manchester City.