Football FanCast

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Looking for unique and engaging opinion content? Football FanCast has you covered every step of the way. Catering to the needs of even the most die-hard of fans, FFC reaches an audience of several million per month, broadening our coverage beyond the very highest echelons of the game from Premier League and Champions League level to factual and engaging content across the Football League, Scottish Premiership and at academy level too.

Every article has an opinionated spin to it, backed up by facts, stats and the views of experts from around the globe to ensure our loyal readers are left feeling educated and wholly satisfied by the content they consume.

Whether it’s up-to-date match-related content or juicy transfer gossip, FFC strives to keep you covered across every major talking point. However, we also delve into the past, exploring the politics behind historical footballing events and the finances of the global game. You may even find out what that rogue youth player who left your club in 2012 is up to now in our aptly named ‘where are they now?’ strand.

FFC cover a wealth of unique content strands with no talking point in the game off limits. Our team of journalists work tirelessly to create the very best analysis around which is supplemented by bespoke graphics tailor-made to ensure our content stands out compared to our competitors.

Our work is tailored to various channels with large audiences found on NewsNow and Google, while our social pages are growing in stature and audience all the time, ensuring that as a journalist, you will never be creating the same content on a day-to-day basis.

Football FanCast is part of the Snack Media Group, a leading independent sports digital media company with over 70 million sports fans, specialising in multi-channel content creation, distributed at scale, through data driven engagement strategies.

What We Are Looking For

We’ll make sure you’re properly onboarded into the team and given a crash course in the fundamentals, but we will require you to possess a few key things:

  • A deep passion for and knowledge of football (you’ll need to know your Francis Jeffers from your Eddie Nketiah’s!)
  • Experience in online football journalism (news aggregator and social media experience is preferable)
  • An outstanding work ethic, the ability to meet deadlines, take on feedback and the drive to achieve huge page views.
  • The ability to accurately analyse statistics and convey them in a way our audience finds easy to consume.
  • Adaptable to change and able to react quickly to the fast-paced nature of football.

Careers at Football FanCast

  • EPL Football Writer

    Remote Flexible

    This position will operate on a remote, freelance basis.


    Are you an experienced football writer with a passion for the English Premier League? Do you have a strong opinion of all the major storylines surrounding the world's biggest league? Are you able to articulate your opinions concisely and with conviction?


    Football FanCast is looking for opinionated and experienced football writers, who are passionate about the English Premier League, to join its growing team of journalists.


    We don't write news in a conventional way. Every article has an opinionated angle to it, but we always make sure we substantiate our opinion with facts, stats, quotes and evidence to ensure our audience is always left feeling educated and fulfilled by the content they consume.


    If you are the perfect fit for our team of journalists, you will…


    • Have extensive knowledge of the English Premier League, both in the present and historically
    • Have experience writing about the English Premier League, either online, in print or both
    • Have a solid foundation of SEO knowledge, including the skills required to ensure your article is formatted correctly for Google Search & Google Discover.
    • Have experience writing content targeted for search traffic
    • Have had some experience writing content for a NewsNow audience
    • Know how to accurately substantiate your copy and back up statements using statistics.
    • The ability to link back to original sources.
    • It is important that you are available to work some weekend shifts.


    Job Responsibilities


    • Write 6 opinion or feature articles per day (500-1000 words) or write 8-10 news pieces per day (500 words).
    • Regularly liaise with editors and sub-editors to ensure all content submitted is angled and marketed to fit our content strategy
    • Pitch articles, including angles, titles and substantiation
    • Input work into our CMS, as well as find and format images, according to our guidelines


    Application Requirements

    • CV
    • Cover Letter (tell us why you're a perfect fit!)
    • 2-3 articles you've written that demonstrate your writing abilities and suitability to this role


    Applicants must have a self-starter attitude and possess the following requirements:

    • Relevant experience in writing and editing in the English language
    • Expert knowledge of football, more specifically the English Premier League
    • Comfortable using a non-basic CMS
    • The ability to use football related stats accurately in copy.


    Writers are paid on a per-article basis.


    The hiring team at Football FanCast will be back to you as soon as possible if we think you'd make a solid addition to the team. Only applications containing relevant writing samples will be considered.

    Please note that we have a zero-tolerance policy regarding plagiarism and AI use on our site. Any AI content-generating tools are also forbidden from use. Therefore, any evidence of plagiarism within your work or AI-generated content will result in the rejection of your application.



    Suported file types include .pdf, .txt, .rtf, .doc, .docx

    Supported file types include .pdf, .txt, .rtf, .doc, .docx

  • Evergreen Features Writer

    Remote Flexible

    This position will operate on a remote, freelance basis.


    Football FanCast is offering a fantastic opportunity to create evergreen feature content for a brand that reaches millions of viewers on a monthly basis.


    You will be tasked with unique and engaging content around football, digging deep into the archives of history in order to produce high-quality and engaging editorial articles that appeal to an audience that are looking for queries on certain topics via Google. This could be through listicles, flashbacks, match previews and more.


    Your articles will feature on Google where millions of football fans worldwide engage with Football FanCast on a monthly basis.




    • Produce engaging and informative content that will perform well on multiple platforms, with particular emphasis on Google Search
    • Accept and apply any/all feedback received by the editorial team
    • Communicate openly and actively with the editorial team




    • An undeniable passion for football; as well as a drive to grow within the industry
    • The ability to analyse content and pull directly from the source material to back up claims
    • A sharp eye for grammatical detail
    • Excellent command of the English language
    • Ability to write high-quality articles with swift turn-around times
    • Comfortable working in an entirely virtual environment


    Applicants with experience in the following areas will be given favourable consideration:


    • Broad working knowledge of a wide range of teams and leagues
    • Understanding of what it means to write a "Feature"
    • Familiarity with other content management software
    • Previous writing experience in evergreen football writing
    • Image editing experience
    • SEO and Google Analytics knowledge
    • Knowledge of the type of content that works on Google and social media


    What Football FanCast has to offer:


    • Fully remote working, with the option of hybrid office work if you choose (depending on your location)
    • Working alongside an amazing community of equally-knowledgeable and like-minded people
    • Work as little or as often as you like, with no set hours in the day


    Note - This is a freelance role paid on a per-article basis and you will be responsible for paying your own tax.




    Suported file types include .pdf, .txt, .rtf, .doc, .docx

    Supported file types include .pdf, .txt, .rtf, .doc, .docx