Dean joins TEAMtalk in 2023 to add further transfer expertise to the site.
He has been a full-time football reporter for over 20 years, covering every level of the game up to the Premier League, Champions League and England internationals.
Specialising in transfers over that time, Dean worked for national newspapers including the Sunday People and Sunday Mirror before moving in to the digital world to work for Bleacher Report as Transfer Insider.
His core of contacts help him uncover the truths behind some of the games hottest rumours and to reveal details around future transfer news.
Now working as a freelance reporter, Dean is a Fulham season ticket holder and also hosts his own successful world football podcast Ranks FC.