David Lawrenson

David Lawrenson is a sports journalist who has written about Rugby League for much of his career.

A former correspondent for The Sunday Times and The Observer, he has worked for a variety of national newspapers and magazines including The Times and The Guardian.

He has also written several books, including biographies of Martin Offiah and Scott Gibbs and published The Rugby League Miscellany.

He spent six years as a Media and Marketing Executive with the RFL before retiring in 2016, and still writes about Rugby League for Sport Magazine.