Kaylan Geekie

Kaylan Geekie

Sports Writer

73 Articles

Favourite Football Team

Liverpool

Favourite Football Ground

Anfield

Favourite Cricket Team

Proteas

Favourite Cricket Ground

Newlands

Favourite Sports Film

Any Given Sunday

Favourite Sports Moment

Miracle of Istanbul

Memorable Liverpool match attended

The Dirk Kuyt hat-trick game when Liverpool beat Manchester United 3-1 in 2011.

Memorable Cricket Match attended

Opening match of the 2003 Cricket World Cup between South Africa and West Indies at Newlands.

Kaylan Geekie is a sports fanatic. He attended Durban High School before moving to Scotland, where he lived for 15 years. During his time in the United Kingdom, Kaylan graduated with a first-class BA Honours Degree in Sports Journalism at the University of the West of Scotland. Kaylan worked for nine years as the Match-Day Editor of SuperXV.com, reporting on Super Rugby, The Rugby Championship, the 2015 Men's Rugby World Cup and the 2017 British & Irish Lions series for the website.

Latest Articles by Kaylan Geekie

The Best Strikers in the Premier League

Football

The Best Strikers in the Premier League

English top-flight football is stacked. Dead-eyed strikers. Lethal finishers who send defenders sprawling and goalkeepers flapping. These are the best strikers in the Premier League in 2024.

Kaylan Geekie

2024-07-18

Lionel Messi of Argentina celebrates after scoring the team's first goal during the FIFA World Cup 2026 Qualifier

Football

13 reasons why Lionel Messi is better than Ronaldo

Greatest footballers of all time (GOAT) debates are never-ending. Lionel Messi versus Cristiano Ronaldo is a rivalry for the ages, but these are 13 reasons why Messi is better than Ronaldo.

Kaylan Geekie

2024-07-17

Most Copa América Titles in History

Football

Most Copa América Titles in History

The South American Championship is a unique international football tournament where street football meets organised chaos; passion meets fury. Which country has won the most Copa América championships?

Kaylan Geekie

2024-07-17

Martin Odegaard of Arsenal during a training session at Sobha Realty Training Centre

Football

The Best Midfielder In The English Premier League 2023/24

Midfielders are the engine, creating goals, breaking up attacks with crunching tackles, and scoring important goals. These are the best midfielders in the English Premier League in 2023/24.

Kaylan Geekie

2024-07-16

Alisson Becker of Liverpool is congratulated by Sadio Mane, Roberto Firmino

Football

The Best Goalkeeper in English Premier League History

Goalkeepers are the foundation of the best football clubs in England; they are the key to success. This is a round-up of the best goalkeepers in the English Premier League history.

Kaylan Geekie

2024-07-16

Who are the Greatest German Goalkeepers of All Time?

Football

Who are the Greatest German Goalkeepers of All Time?

Goalkeepers are the foundation of successful national teams. The difference between silverware and failure at tournaments is ‘keepers. This is a round-up of the seven greatest German goalkeepers of all time.

Kaylan Geekie

2024-07-08

Kaylan Geekie

Kaylan previously held the position of Digital Editor at Scrum Magazine, covering club rugby through to Scotland's national men's and women's teams, Glasgow Warriors, and Edinburgh Rugby. Kaylan reported for Cricket Scotland, covering the men's and women's international sides. Kaylan covered several international tournaments, including the ICC 2014 Cricket World Cup Qualifiers, the 2015 ICC Men's CWC and the 2015 ICC T20 World Cup Qualifiers.

Kaylan also has covered rugby and cricket World Cups, the British & Irish Lions, the World Rugby Sevens Series, and some European and Scottish football, including the Champions League. His favourite sports are football, cricket, rugby, and American Football. He is passionate about the Proteas, Springboks and Blitz Bokke, Liverpool, Spanish football, the Green Bay Packers and Scotland's national cricket and rugby teams.