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About Robin Bairner

Robin Bairner has been covering French football professionally for 15 years, from Ligue 1 and Ligue 2 through to the national team, having gained an interest when his uncle moved close to Saint-Etienne in the 1990s.

An accredited journalist for both the 2014 and 2018 FIFA World Cups as well as Euro 2016, he has appeared in a diverse range of publications, including the Guardian and the Blizzard, but is most commonly found on digital sources such as Goal or the newly launched FootballTransfers.

When not covering French football, he can most regularly be found watching the Scottish league, having supported Stirling Albion for close to 30 years.