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Alistair Magowan

Manchester, UK
Broadcast Journalist and Assistant Producer — BBC
As seen in: BBC
Covers:  Premier League, English football, European football, football tactics, football coaching, women's football, sports news, sports science, data analysis, golf, tennis

BBC Sport journalist and a Uefa B Licenced coach. You never stop learning.

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I am an experienced football writer for the BBC Sport website, having worked there for 12 years, but can also cover other sports including tennis, golf and boxing. I am rigorous journalist, a thorough analyst and enjoy writing original and in-depth stories.

I am also an experienced TV producer,...

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@alistairmagowan — 10,126 followers, 11,106 tweets

Sep 21, 2017

So many questions for the FA, and no doubt many more to come even before the Select Committee hearing next month 

Sep 21, 2017

FA was unaware of Sampson allegations when hiring in 2013. But my understanding is England players had heard rumours 

Sep 21, 2017

@dtanhai follow me back and I can explain more about your previous tweet. Thanks

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What was your first job as a journalist?

Working at Radio City in Liverpool as a sports bulletin script writer.

Have you ever used a typewriter?

Alas, no. Fortunate to be on the first wave of the digital revolution.

How is social media changing news?

Making it quicker, making it more competitive, limiting a reader's scope.