About

Welcome to the Playmaker, an independent football website dedicated to original football stories from across the globe.

The Playmaker was set up in August 2012 by Jamie Allen as an outlet for his opinions and general musings about all things football.  Two years down the line and the website is still going strong, passing 50 individual posts, featuring guest writers and reaching 15,000 total page views.

The Playmaker has featured several guest writers including author and In Bed With Maradona co-editor, David Hartrick.  If you would like to have your work featured on The Playmaker then please check out our writers page for further information.

The aim is simple, publish original, honest and interesting writing focusing on football across the globe.

Please do check out some of posts and leave a comment!

Francesco Totti