Simon Evans is a British sports writer who lives in Miami. He writes for the Guardian USA and Reuters news agency among others and covers mainly soccer and the NFL. Born in Burnley, Lancashire he lived and worked in Eastern Europe and Italy before moving to Florida in 2007. He was co-author of the popular reference series The Rough Guide to European Football and is also a frequent guest on radio and podcast soccer shows.
A lifelong Burnley fan reflects upon his club's most recent Premier League relegation, and the role the Clarets play in his life. [more]