This site showcases the writing of Jon Keen, Freelance Writer.
Articles have been categorised by type and publisher, into the following categories :
Commentaries – Match previews, summaries and live text commentaries on matches. Written and published “live”, and published across a variety of participating media outlets globally, via stats.com and written to house style.
General Opinion Pieces – Blogs, other articles and opinion pieces written as a contributor to a variety of blog-sites and other media.
Programme Notes – Pages in the Reading FC programme written between Jan 2009 and May 2011 on all aspects of football. Written on behalf of Supporters’ Trust At Reading and published in the Reading FC matchday programme.
Quotes and Comments – Miscellaneous comments and quotes in various media on various subjects, mainly as a representative of various organisations within football.
TV & Video – Miscellaneous captures of video comments and quotes from miscellaneous global broadcasters.
Sample items :
Tribute to The Footballers’ Battalion who perished at The Somme, published for Remembrance Sunday 2010
The FSF and why youth development matters – An analysis of the English Premier League’s Elite Player Performance Programme (EPPP) youth development scheme, published January 2012 by The Football Supporters’ Federation
Is Winning all that matters? – The day the “Reading Way” died. – Thoughts on the sacking of Brian McDermott
The A-Word – “Ambition” – and what it actually means in the context of football.