London, August 2013: Sporting Connect is delighted to boast it's first Premier League player on the site; Simon Moore of Cardiff City.
Simon sealed a dream move from League One outfit Brentford to the top flight of English football at the end of July and in doing so became Sporting Connect's first listed player to play in this elite division. Simon joined Sporting Connect upon it's launch in 2012 and has been an integral user.
He was present at the website's launch at Brentford's home at Griffin Park in west London, and being a close friend an understudy to Sporting Connect co-founder Richard Lee at Brentford he has watched closely as the website has grown and is delighted to be a part of the project.
"I first heard of Sporting Connect through Richard when he mentioned in training that he was working on an exciting new project, similar to that of LinkedIn, but for football.,” Simon explains. “I attended the launch to support his new...