This site showcases the writing of Jon Keen, Freelance Writer.

Articles have been categorised by type and publisher, into the following categories :

ESPN Blogs – Blogs, match reports and opinion pieces during Reading FC’s 2012/13 Premier League season, published by ESPN FC United and written to house style.

Reading FC Blogs – Blogs, opinion pieces etc. written about various aspects of Reading FC, mainly hosted on  www.thetilehurstend.com but also hosted on other leading football blog sites.

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 :

Context Lost In A Storm – Thoughts on the controversy regarding Reginald D Hunter at the PFA Awards Ceremony, published April 2013 by Twohundredpercent.net

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.