Alex Waite - Football Writer


Alex Waite is an experienced football writer based in London. Alex writes well-researched and accurate editorial copy for online and print publications and provides digital evergreen and SEO content for several clients.

Since beginning a career in football writing in 2018, Alex has written live match reports and produced player/manager interviews for the Sportsbeat news agency, PA Media, the BBC, the Football League Paper, local news outlets, and In 2020, Alex reported on his 50th live match and he continues to report on all levels of men's and women's football in the UK and Europe.

Alex has experience writing football news pieces for various websites, including coverage of breaking news and transfers for Last Word on Sports. He also works as a football editor for, providing detailed, bespoke, weekly match previews for English, Scottish and international fixtures.

Some of Alex's football feature articles and interviews have been published in print and online. His in-depth feature on Native American perceptions with US soccer star Madison Hammond was published by Fansided in 2021 to launch their new long-form features section.

Many of Alex's interviews and features have also been published in print. A feature on Balahm FC was printed in the Grassroots Post in May 2021 and his work also appeared in Pickles Magazine, Futbolista, and Dotted Mag.