Since 2009, Richard has been writing about football for various newspapers, magazines and websites.

With experience of over 350 games as an accredited journalist, including finals, he has covered numerous competitions from the English Premier League and La Liga to UEFA Champions League and FIFA World Cup.

A versatile writing style has seen his work featured in publications both in the UK and overseas including, among others, Sports Illustrated, Emirates airline, Yahoo, The New Paper, MARCA and

Showcasing a number of multimedia skills, such as photography and live blogging, he has also fully embraced the digital era by utilising a myriad of social media platforms, such as TwitterFacebook and Vine.

His knowledge and opinions have been sought on developing stories by a number of broadcasters, including Sirius XM, talkSPORT Radio, BBC World Service, OneFootball, ViaSat Sport and Canal+.