Chris is a freelance journalist based in Washington, D.C. Originally from the wilds of Oxfordshire, he moved Stateside in June after finishing his degree. He is a Featured Columnist for Bleacher Report, and has been in the position since October 2013.

Alongside B/R, Chris currently writes for SoccerWire and is copy editor for the Alexandria Times. He has previously contributed to Goal.com, College Soccer News and the Soccer Desk and has spent time as an intern with Oxford United Football Club, D.C. United and local media outlets in his native Oxfordshire. He was also Sports Editor and Managing Editor of Concrete, the student newspaper at the University of East Anglia.

He believes strongly that Americans should be forced to play and understand cricket on a compulsory basis, but he loves all sport regardless, especially soccer (or football, depending on where you’re from), rugby, baseball and tennis.

You can follow him on Twitter at http://www.twitter.com/chris_teale, or shoot him an email at chris.teale55@gmail.com.

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  • Danny Collins posted 486 days ago

    Danny  Collins

    Well, look who it is!

  • Delores Smith-Johnson posted 494 days ago

    Delores Smith-Johnson

    Hi Chris! Thank you for the fan support!

  • Riyan posted 571 days ago


    hi there!

  • Jim Flannery posted 751 days ago

    Jim Flannery

    Thanks for the edits and feedback, Chris. Much appreciated!

  • Michael Pizzutillo posted 753 days ago

    Michael Pizzutillo

    Thanks for the quick and informative edit!

  • Orwell Andrade posted 754 days ago

    Orwell Andrade

    thanks for the edit Chris!

  • Elliott Binks posted 768 days ago

    Elliott Binks

    Thanks for the edit and the feedback, Chris, really appreciate it!

  • Alex Callos posted 773 days ago

    Alex Callos

    Thanks for the edit Chris.

  • A Writer posted 774 days ago

    A Writer

    Thanks for the feedback Chris

  • Max Towle posted 775 days ago

    Max Towle

    Thanks Chris, appreciate the feedback and kind words.

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