Robert O'Connor

Robert is a freelance journalist based in Sheffield, UK, working mainly on English and European football. He trained as a Theatre Practitioner at the Royal Central School of Speech & Drama in London and worked as a part of a fringe theatre collective, before going on to study Journalism at the University of Sheffield. He writes regularly for VICE Sports, FourFourTwo and Bleacher Report as well as contributing to the Independent, the Blizzard, World Soccer and In Bed With Maradona. He occasionally writes about theatre in the UK for VICE. He takes a keen interest in football abroad and has reported on stories from Switzerland, Kosovo, South Sudan, Latvia and Estonia."