Brian Beard

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New York Cosmos reject despite scoring four goals in a trial. They eventually signed Pele!
Qualified FA coach and referee. Proud to have been a ghost writer for George Best. Football writer, author, broadcaster and occasional lecturer in Sports/Football journalism.

I am the longest serving freelance football journalist for Sky Sports. I recently completed my 22nd season and have exceeded the 1,000 game mark, the first to so do. Since 1992 I have covered Premiership and League football for Sports Centre and Soccer Saturday.

Author of Breedon Book of Premiership Records and Three Lions.