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

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 Goal.com.

Showcasing a number of multimedia skills, such as photography and live blogging, he has also utilised a myriad of social media platforms, with a combined following of over 40,000 across Twitter and Facebook.

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