Editor of The Sportsman since 2016.
Mark has more than 20 years' experience working in newsrooms as a reporter, sub-editor and content manager working on titles including the Lancashire Evening Post and Wigan Observer.
He has been writing about rugby league since 1991 for a variety of local and national newspapers and magazines, mainly focusing on the ups and downs of Leigh Centurions.
A Bolton Wanderers fan who gets misty-eyed talking about the days of Jay Jay Okocha and Youri Djorkaeff, he's a football and rugby league kit anorak.
The Premier League returns this Saturday lunchtime with a bang as Manchester United head to Chelsea in the middle of a tough run of fixtures which could ultimately lead to Joe Mourinho…
Dean Smith is settling into his role as the new Aston Villa manager after switching from fellow Championship club Brentford last week, but while he is fully focused on Saturday's…