Alex Waite is a freelance journalist who specialises in sports and politics. Alex began his journalism career as a voluntary writer for sports blogs and hyper-local news publications, whilst still working full-time as a teacher in London. His existing knowledge and life-long passion as a sports fan drove his desire to cover live events and report on the latest developments withing football, cricket, rugby, tennis and athletics. Alex has acquired extensive knowledge about national and international sport by meeting fans, interviewing players, managers and other journalists. As a result, Alex has published match reports and interviews on the BBC and England FA websites and he has also represented PA Media at FA Cup and English Football League fixtures.