- Exploring the soul of Tranmere Rovers
WRITER. AUTHOR. BLOGGER. JOURNALIST.
Hi, I'm Ryan, a passionate writer, blogger, author and journalist. Welcome to my corner of the Internet.
My journalism has been published by the Guardian, BBC Sport, Liverpool Echo, These Football Times and Montreal Gazette, among others, reaching a social media audience of 15 million.
I have been featured by MLB.com, FanSided and SABR, and profiled by the New York Post and Wirral Globe, adding tremendous diversity to my journalism portfolio.
In August 2019, I published my first book, a narrative history of Tranmere Rovers that is available now in paperback and Kindle formats through Amazon.
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Thoughts on the morning that Manchester United come to town
25 conversation starters for Tranmere Rovers vs Manchester United
How Manchester United helped save Tranmere Rovers in the 1980s
Tranmere, Watford and the meaning of proper football
Tranmere had a better squad in the National League than they do in League One
Tranmere, Tito and a random tour of Yugoslavia
Why schedules and routines are bad for my mental health
How I manage panic attacks and stress-related cyclic vomiting syndrome
If you want to be happy, stop chasing things
Standing up for those who can't articulate mental ill health
Why stock images of depression are terribly inaccurate
How I overcame suicidal thoughts with help from PAPYRUS
NEWSPAPERS. WEBSITES. BOOKS. MAGAZINES.
From an early age, I dreamed of becoming a professional writer and journalist.
From my bedroom on a Wirral council estate, I achieved my goal, developing a freelance career working with some of the most illustrious media outlets in the world.
With a versatile style, I have reported on a broad range of topics, developing a strong reputation for written excellence.
The rise, fall and rebirth(s) of Steaua Bucharest
Inside the romantic synergy of Ajax and Barcelona
The unappreciated genius of Mateja Kežman
José Mourinho and the miraculous glory of FC Porto
Why competing in Europe is a spiritual necessity for Galatasaray
Will a Dutch club ever win the Champions League again?
I gave a keynote speech at South Wirral, my old high school
I volunteered at a TEDx event and it was pretty cool
Does Instagram work for writers and bloggers?
Why turning your passion into your job may not lead to happiness
How to find your passion in four simple steps
I interviewed John Hassall, Libertines bassist, for The Mind Map
RADIO. PODCASTS. ANALYSIS. COMMENTARY.
My skills as a sports analyst and mental health campaigner have been utilised by major radio stations.
I have appeared on talkSPORT, BBC Radio Merseyside and Radio City Talk, gaining proficiency as an in-studio guest and live analyst.
I'm particularly passionate about podcasting, and I have appeared on a number of shows relating to a wide range of topics.
Lux et Robur
The Rolls-Royce of Tranmere Rovers writing.
You have a way of succinctly expressing what the rest of us want to, one step ahead of the in-crowd.
You have a rare talent of being able to captivate your reader.
The poet laureate of Prenton Park.
You are seeing the start of a phenomenal writing career.
There is no better Tranmere writer than Ryan. An absolute joy.
LINGUIST. CAMPAIGNER. MENTOR. EXPERT.
From an early age, I have been very career-minded, determined to hone my skills and build a better life through hard work.
With a strong academic background, I have developed a wide-ranging career, achieving success in writing, journalism, marketing, bid writing and charity.
I have an insatiable drive to fulfil my potential, and nothing distracts me from that course.