James Shearman

James Shearman

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James Shearman has been a regular writer for FootballTransfers since its establishment in November 2020. An expert in Premier League football, James typically produces articles on the ‘big six’ clubs. He particularly enjoys writing feature pieces, such as ranking the importance of past signings or predicting the success of future deals.

Prior to joining the team, he showcased his passion for fantasy football by providing weekly tips for an FPL podcast. He also wrote predicted lineups and statistical pieces for sister site FootballCritic.

James recently graduated from the University of Gloucestershire with a degree in Multimedia Sports Journalism. There, he covered a multitude of sports, including golf, cricket, and horse racing. He also interviewed local hero Eddie the Eagle ahead of the 2022 Winter Olympics for the university website and radio station.

Outside of journalism, James is a keen golfer, cricketer and six-a-side football player. A Chelsea and Leyton Orient fan, he has also attended several foreign football matches, such as Malmo and Rayo Vallecano.

Articles from James Shearman

Pep Guardiola, Man City
  • 7 Jun 2024

Man City eyeing up England international as De Bruyne exit nears

Michael Olise, Chelsea, Crystal Palace, 2023/24
  • 7 Jun 2024

Why Chelsea should GIVE UP on Michael Olise transfer pursuit

Gareth Southgate, Man Utd
  • 7 Jun 2024

Why Man Utd want an early Euro 2024 exit for England

Enzo Maresca, Chelsea
  • 7 Jun 2024

Chelsea's latest signing spells the end for homegrown star - but that's a mistake

Daniel Levy, Tottenham, 2021
  • 7 Jun 2024

Spurs set £65m asking price for former Chelsea wonderkid

Mikel Arteta, Arsenal, 2023/24
  • 6 Jun 2024

Arsenal dealt blow as transfer target 'super keen' to join Serie A giants

Hansi Flick, Barcelona
  • 6 Jun 2024

Barcelona target shock move for player reborn under Chelsea manager

Pep Guardiola, Man City
  • 6 Jun 2024

Man City 'shocked and surprised' by star player's transfer decision

Enzo Maresca, Chelsea, 2023/24
  • 6 Jun 2024

Chelsea eyeing up club legend as future manager despite Maresca appointment

Mikel Arteta, Arsenal
  • 6 Jun 2024

'It's my dream!' Arsenal star reveals club he would join 'tomorrow'

Arne Slot, Liverpool
  • 30 May 2024

Saudi Pro League target Liverpool duo after change in transfer plan

Mikel Arteta, Arsenal
  • 30 May 2024

'He shouted at me!' Aubameyang opens up on Arteta falling out

Enzo Maresca, Chelsea, Leicester, 2023/24
  • 30 May 2024

Chelsea to pursue Serie A star after Enzo Maresca appointment

Mikel Arteta, Arsenal, Erik ten Hag, Man Utd
  • 30 May 2024

Romano reveals Man Utd & Arsenal target is 'almost guaranteed' to leave

Justin Bijlow
  • 30 May 2024

Arsenal and Liverpool transfer target hints at summer exit

Todd Boehly, Chelsea, money, 2023/24
  • 26 May 2024

Chelsea must do EVERYTHING to convince Ligue 1 club to sign academy star

Pep Guardiola, Man City
  • 26 May 2024

Revealed: WORLD CLASS Man City duo linked with Saudi Pro League moves

Hansi Flick, Barcelona
  • 26 May 2024

Hansi Flick wants to sign Liverpool star as Barcelona player-assistant

Todd Boehly, Chelsea
  • 26 May 2024

Chelsea must AVOID signing £20m Premier League flop

Raphinha, Barcelona, 2023/24
  • 26 May 2024

Barcelona 'dream' of signing Liverpool star as Raphinha replacement