Paddy Davitt is an award-winning chief football correspondent with extensive knowledge of the game built up from working closely with managers, players and owners in the English Premier League and the Championship. He has also covered professional football in the USA, Italy, Austria and France.
His childhood passion for writing was sparked by reading the fictional football stories of authors such as Brian Glanville and Michael Hardcastle.
Paddy grew up in the Midlands, England, and is a lifelong Coventry City fan. He works as a Group Football Editor for the regional publishing group Archant, where he covers Norwich City FC.
‘One Shot at Glory’ is the first in a series of novels featuring a young footballer’s quest to follow his boyhood dream and make it big at his hometown club.
Paddy is currently working on the second book in the series.