Friday Family Challenge: Be a football reporter

26 Jun 2020

Liverpool legend and Sky Sports pundit Jamie Carragher is asking families to produce a match report, with a special prize for the winner

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Have you ever wondered what it is like to be a football writer or sports reporter? With this week’s Premier League Primary Stars Friday Family Challenge you can get a glimpse of that dream.

We’ve teamed up with Sky VIP and would like you and your family to write a match report for Wolverhampton Wanderers' Premier League contest with Newcastle United, detailing what happens in the match.

Watch the clip below and make a note of all the key incidents, and things like the names of the goalscorers, saves made and the final score.

In the video above, watch Liverpool legend and Sky Sports pundit Jamie Carragher set the challenge.

Watch the Wolves v Newcastle clip here 

Head to to download our Roving Reporters activity sheets, which include helpful hints and tips for this writing challenge.

Share your match reports with us on Twitter @PLCommunities with the #PLPrimaryStars hashtag, or via email at

A lucky entrant who shares their match report with the PL Primary Stars team will get the opportunity to take part in a virtual Q&A session with Carragher.

For more information on the Roving Reporters activity, click here.

Want to explore more?

For more exciting home-learning activities for the family to try, check out the Primary Stars website.

To receive a weekly round-up of new activities, sign up here.

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