Stewart Coggin

  • Has been a professional writer covering world soccer for over a decade
  • Served as chief editor for Spain’s La Liga for
  • Coordinated the website for Italian Serie A soccer coverage, including overseeing the site's 2002 World Cup and 2004 European Championship coverage
  • Worked as a copy editor on, the English soccer league’s official website


Stewart Coggin started his career as a writer covering Spain’s La Liga for Within a few months, he was also coordinating the website’s Italian Serie A coverage before taking over as chief editor in 2002. He oversaw the 2002 World Cup and 2004 European Championship coverage​ while ensuring that the site continued to produce a comprehensive breakdown of the world's domestic soccer leagues.

Coggin also worked as a copy editor on, the English league’s official website, for over four years before turning freelance in November 2011 and has had work featured on the Eurosport website. Coggins also wrote soccer articles for ThoughtCo for nearly 6.5 years.


Stewart Coggin holds a first-class bachelor’s degree in journalism and English literature from Kingston University London. He also holds an NCTJ (National Council for the Training of Journalists) qualification.

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