Daniel Storey

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Daniel Storey is an English journalist and author.

The Deputy Editor of Football365 until October 2018,[1] Storey was named the Football Supporters Federation ‘Football Writer of the Year’ for 2016.[2]

He has written for The Independent[3] The Set Pieces,[4] The Daily Mirror,[5] The Guardian,[6] Sky Sports[7] and Vice.[8] He has written regularly for the Irish Examiner.[9] Storey has contributed long pieces to the BBC Sport website.[10]

Storey is a regular on the ‘Football Fives’ podcast[11] and has appeared on Talksport,[12] BT Sport[13] and The Anfield Wrap.[14] He appears regularly on The Totally Football Show.[15][16][17]

His book ‘A Portrait of an Icon’ was published by Ockley Books and all profits were donated to the Sir Bobby Robson Foundation.[18][19][20][21][22] His audio book about Paul Gascoigne and his time spent playing in Italy for Lazio FC has been narrated by former Football Italia presenter James Richardson.[23] It was also serialised on TalkSport.[24] The book was published in physical form by Harper Collins in late 2018.[25]

Storey’s 2019 release is a book about controversial Frenchman Eric Cantona and Manchester United, entitled 250 Days: Cantona’s Kung Fu and the Making of Man U. The book looks at Cantona’s attack on a Crystal Palace FC fan at Selhurst Park, the subsequent custodial sentence, the longest domestic ban ever handed to a player, and how Manchester United manager Alex Ferguson handled “the most controversial moment in Premier League history.”[26]

He was included amongst the most influential Twitter users in UK association football.[27] His tweets being used by outlets such as JOE[28] and Sports Illustrated.[29][30]

Personal life[edit]

He was educated at Nottingham High School and the University of Manchester,[31] and is a supporter of Nottingham Forest.[32]


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  2. ^ Stead, Matthew (6 December 2016). "Daniel Storey named FSF Writer of the Year - Football365".
  3. ^ "Daniel Storey".
  4. ^ "Daniel Storey, Author at The Set Pieces". The Set Pieces.
  5. ^ "Daniel Storey - Mirror Online". www.mirror.co.uk.
  6. ^ Storey, Daniel (21 November 2017). "Michael Laudrup: a portrait of an icon". the Guardian.
  7. ^ [1][dead link]
  8. ^ "An Ode to the Rancid, Hellish Beauty of the National Express Coach - VICE". www.vice.com.
  9. ^ https://www.irishexaminer.com/sport/soccer/monday-morning-quarterback-passing-of-fiorentina-captain-a-stark-reminder-its-only-a-game-467867.html
  10. ^ https://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/football/46254655
  11. ^ "Football Fives Podcast". www.footballfivespodcast.com.
  12. ^ talkSPORT (21 January 2018). "The Press Pass - Sunday, January 21".
  13. ^ "Listen to Football Writers Podcast on TuneIn". TuneIn.
  14. ^ https://www.theanfieldwrap.com/2019/03/weekender-broad-church/
  15. ^ FM, Player. "The Totally Football Show with James Richardson". The Totally Football Show with James Richardson.
  16. ^ "Everton's non-holistic approach, the Hertfordshire Globetrotters and a derby for the ages - Totally Football Show". www.thetotallyfootballshow.com.
  17. ^ "The Totally Football Show with James Richardson by Muddy Knees Media on Apple Podcasts". Apple Podcasts.
  18. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2019-03-06. Retrieved 2019-03-03.CS1 maint: Archived copy as title (link)
  19. ^ [2][dead link]
  20. ^ "Portrait of an Icon". www.goodreads.com.
  21. ^ "'Portrait Of An Icon' Draws Support". Sirbobbyrobsonfoundation.org.uk. 2017-11-03. Retrieved 2018-05-14.
  22. ^ "How I chose 58 football icons - to honour Sir Bobby Robson". www.inews.co.uk.
  23. ^ https://audible.com.au/pd/Biographies-Memoirs/Gazza-in-Italy-Audiobook/B07D792Y15
  24. ^ https://www.theguardian.com/uk-news/2018/jun/09/audiobooks-audible-publishing-sales-boost
  25. ^ https://www.harpercollins.com/9780008300876/gazza-in-italy
  26. ^ https://www.harpercollins.ca/9780008320492/250-days-cantonas-kung-fu-and-the-making-of-man-u
  27. ^ [3][dead link]
  28. ^ https://www.joe.ie/sport/gareth-bales-breathtaking-volley-somehow-tops-karius-catastrophic-clangers-627452
  29. ^ https://www.si.com/soccer/2018/06/07/danny-rose-lifts-lid-battle-depression-personal-troubles-following-world-cup-selection
  30. ^ https://www.si.com/soccer/2018/05/29/sane-humans-hit-back-twitter-ridiculous-gammons-call-out-raheem-sterling-having-tattoo
  31. ^ https://uk.linkedin.com/in/danielstorey85
  32. ^ https://www.footballshirtcollective.com/2018/03/10/my-first-nottingham-forest-shirt-daniel-story/